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Sterling in shock over official's sudden death

STERLING, Mass. (AP) - The small central Massachusetts town of Sterling is in shock after the sudden and unexpected death of its town administrator.

Today at 03:48AM
Man struck, killed by train in Belchertown

BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a 38-year-old man has been struck and killed by a freight train in Belchertown.

Today at 03:07AM
4 admit to taking bribes from cabbies at Logan

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.

Today at 01:38AM
Ex-Ludlow officer goes to jail for stealing drugs

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.

Today at 12:51AM
No. 24 Duke's trip to Pitt headlines ACC's Week 10

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 10 of the season:

Today at 12:31AM
1 last debate before high-stakes Senate election

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.

Today at 12:18AM
Welker and Belichick have buried the hatchet

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.

Oct 29
Rondo returns, helps Celtics beat Nets 121-105

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.

Oct 29
Rajon Rondo starts Celtics' opener

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.

Oct 29
Peyton Manning keeps getting better with age

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.

Oct 29
Schilling, trustee reach bankruptcy agreement

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.

Oct 29
Convict in student's death to admit escape attempt

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.

Oct 29
ACC aiming to snap Final Four drought

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference built its basketball reputation on nearly annual appearances in the Final Four.

Oct 29
Baker says fisherman story from 2010 campaign

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.

Oct 29
11 men sentenced for online child porn group

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.

Oct 29
Hernandez lawyers say prosecutors lifted passages

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).