BOSTON (AP) - Japan's prime minister has arrived in the U.S. for a closely watched visit beginning with a stop at Boston's John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and a dinner hosted by Secretary of State John Kerry.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The Baltimore Orioles circled the bases more often than ever before under Buck Showalter, twice scoring six runs in an inning and pounding out 20 hits without even batting in the ninth.
BOSTON (AP) - Some lawmakers are expressing reservations about a key aspect of Gov. Charlie Baker's plan to overhaul the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts is preparing to celebrate the 50th anniversary of civil rights leader Martin Luther King's address to the state Legislature.
BOSTON (AP) - LeBron James dribbled out the final 20 seconds while players embraced as the Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Celtics.
BOSTON (AP) - LeBron James scored 27 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a shoulder injury to Kevin Love to complete a first-round sweep of the Boston Celtics with a 101-93 victory Sunday.
James 10-24 6-10 27, Love 1-3 0-0 2, Mozgov 4-7 4-5 12, Irving 8-19 6-8 24, Smith 3-8 0-0 8, Jones 0-6 2-2 2, Thompson 1-1 3-4 5, Shumpert 3-4 8-8 15, Dellavedova 1-6 0-2 3, Perkins 0-0 3-4 3. Totals 31-78 32-43 101.
BOSTON (AP) - J.R. Smith has been ejected from Cleveland's playoff game after swinging his arm back and knocking Boston's Jae Crowder to the floor early in the second half.
BOSTON (AP) - Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder Sunday on what he said was a "bush-league" play.
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) - A national expert says Maine's Sugarloaf ski resort was the only ski area in the nation to have a serious lift malfunction involving injuries this season.
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) - Bridgewater State University police have charged a contract food worker with indecently assaulting a female student.
SOMERS, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut State Police say they are looking for a man who robbed a convenience store in Somers.