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Oct 21
Website asks high court to throw out lawsuit

SEATTLE (AP) - A lawyer told the Washington Supreme Court on Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by three young girls who were sold as prostitutes on a website that which carries personal ads for people looking for sex should be thrown out because they didn't write the ads, so they're not liable.

Oct 21
Grandstanding, outsourcing raised in Senate debate

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen accused Republican challenger Scott Brown of grandstanding and fear mongering while he accused her of "outsourcing" her independence as they met for their second debate two weeks before Election Day.

Oct 21
Bruins hold off Sharks to win 5-3

BOSTON (AP) - Gregory Campbell scored the game winner with less than 10 minutes remaining and the Boston Bruins had to fend off a late four-minute power play to earn a wild 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night.

Oct 21
Sharks-Bruins Sums

First Period_1, Boston, Marchand 1 (Lucic, Krug), 13:57 (pp). 2, San Jose, Couture 2 (Marleau, Burns), 16:28 (pp). Penalties_Burns, SJ (tripping), 13:02; Marchand, Bos (cross-checking), 15:56.

Oct 21
Backpage.com ask high court to throw out lawsuit

SEATTLE (AP) - A lawyer for Backpage.com told the Washington Supreme Court on Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by three young girls who were sold as prostitutes on the website should be thrown out because they didn't write the ads, so they're not liable.

Oct 21
Titans trade LB Akeem Ayers to Patriots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee has traded linebacker Akeem Ayers to the New England Patriots in what coach Ken Whisenhunt says gives the linebacker a fresh start.

Oct 21
Boston-area man arrested in NC in mom's death

WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts authorities say a Boston-area man wanted in the beating death of his mother has been arrested in North Carolina.

Oct 20
Belichick, Brady praise Manning on TD record

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick and star quarterback Tom Brady both paid tribute to rival Peyton Manning on Monday, a day after Manning broke Brett Favre's record for career touchdown passes.

Oct 20
Urgent-care clinics ill-equipped to treat Ebola

A new concern over the spread of Ebola surfaced recently when a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who searched the apartment of the first patient to die from the virus in the U.S. started feeling ill and went to an urgent-care center.

Oct 20
Jackets put McElhinney on IR, call up Forsberg

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed goaltender Curtis McElhinney on injured reserve and have added goaltender Anton Forsberg to the roster on emergency recall from their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Oct 20
Oldest former Red Sox player Lou Lucier dies at 96

BOSTON (AP) - Lou Lucier, who was the oldest surviving former Boston Red Sox player, has died at the age of 96.

Oct 20
School bus operator charged with drunken driving

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - A school bus operator has been charged with driving drunk while transporting high school cross-country runners home from a meet.

Oct 20
Harvard student stuck in Mexico gets new US visa

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) - A Mexico-born Harvard University student who was stuck for months in his native country after crossing the border without permission will have to wait a little bit longer to return to the United States.

Oct 20
Gubernatorial candidates meet with Boston clergy

BOSTON (AP) - Candidates in the closely contested race for governor stopped at an inner-city church Monday to share their policies on issues critical to Boston and other urban centers in Massachusetts with large and potentially decisive voting blocs.

Oct 20
Pastor named in Haiti sexual abuse lawsuit

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A suspended Jesuit priest who was once Fairfield University's chaplain has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing a teenager a decade ago in Haiti at a now-defunct charity school whose founder is serving a prison sentence for molesting boys.