STERLING, Mass. (AP) - The small central Massachusetts town of Sterling is in shock after the sudden and unexpected death of its town administrator.
BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a 38-year-old man has been struck and killed by a freight train in Belchertown.
BOSTON (AP) - Four Massachusetts Port Authority employees have pleaded guilty to taking bribes from cab drivers and letting them cut ahead of other taxis to pick up fares at Logan International Airport.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A former high-ranking Ludlow police officer who stole drugs from the department's evidence locker has been sentenced to two years in jail.
A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 10 of the season:
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - With less than a week to go before Election Day, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and her Republican opponent, Scott Brown, will square off in a final debate to make their case to voters.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - There's no longer any bad blood between Bill Belichick and Wes Welker heading into the showdown Sunday between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos.
BOSTON (AP) - Brad Stevens knew he had an all-star point guard when he took the Celtics' coaching job, but he didn't really get to see it in his first season on the Boston bench.
BOSTON (AP) - Point guard Rajon Rondo started the Boston Celtics' opener against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night - less than five weeks after breaking a bone in his left hand.
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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The last time the Denver Broncos visited Foxborough, they blew a 24-0 halftime lead over Tom Brady & Co. This time around, they'll bring a much improved defense to New England along with - get this - a better quarterback.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has reached a tentative agreement to settle financial claims in the 38 Studios bankruptcy case in Delaware.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A man serving a life sentence for the rape and slaying of a University of New Hampshire student is expected to plead guilty to attempted escape from a county jail, court staff said Wednesday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference built its basketball reputation on nearly annual appearances in the Final Four.
BOSTON (AP) - Republican gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker acknowledged Wednesday that an emotional story he told about a struggling fisherman during a debate Tuesday night dates back to his 2010 campaign for governor.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Montana man who created an online bulletin board that allowed members to exchange child pornography is one of 11 men from eight states who were recently sentenced to between 15 and nearly 19 years in federal prison, the U.S. Department of Justice said.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - Lawyers for former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are accusing Massachusetts prosecutors of lifting passages from a court filing by federal prosecutors arguing against moving the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv).