CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Oprah Winfrey and Harry Belafonte are among those scheduled to receive a W.E.B Du Bois Medal from Harvard University.
BOSTON (AP) - The planned takeover of three suburban hospitals by Partners Healthcare has been further delayed by a judge who raised serious concerns about the deal.
MALDEN, Mass. (AP) - A Rhode Island man charged with stealing the cash box from a group of Cub Scouts selling popcorn outside a Massachusetts supermarket reportedly yelled "Times are hard!" as he bolted from the scene.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Another major energy company has made a proposal to the Maine Public Utilities Commission to expand natural gas pipeline capacity in the state.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman who was behind the wheel when her car crashed, killing her boyfriend, on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Westborough has been sentenced to nine months in jail.
GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) - A Connecticut man described by prosecutors as a serial child molester has been held without bail in Massachusetts after being charged with sexually assaulting a 12-year-old boy.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal regulators will consider emergency restrictions to the Gulf of Maine's cod fishery this week.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England.
GazetteUMass: Apollo Creed fared better against Drago than the Patriots tonight
mikemoranDHG: That's a flag? Come on NFL, get your priorities straight.
GazetteUMass: UMass got two votes in the USCHO College Hockey Poll.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A judge is expected to hear from lawyers for ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez who want additional evidence in the murder case against him to be thrown out.
mikemoranDHG: I'm thinking of switching to the Red Sox. They're on the West Coast, right?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Asked about the quarterback situation in New England, coach Bill Belichick replied with a disgusted look.
GazetteUMass: Shane Huber will "most likely" redshirt according to Whipple
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - It made sense that Andy Reid spoke in baseball metaphors after Kansas City whipped the New England Patriots on Monday night, with the Royals poised to end a long playoff drought just across the parking lot from Arrowhead Stadium.
GazetteUMass: I getvthe Barnes & Noble wants to create a relaxed reading atmosphere but the guy who took his shoes off us pushing it
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jamaal Charles returned from a sprained right ankle to score three touchdowns, helping the Kansas City Chiefs to a 27-7 lead over the New England Patriots after three quarters Monday night.