PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The mother of a man who tried to launch a firework off the top of his head for July Fourth and was killed instantly said Monday she's advocating for stricter controls about who can use the explosives.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Here are the latest developments from the release of court documents indicating Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to women with whom he wanted to have sex:
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - Three men arrested on drug charges after their downstairs neighbor was found shot in her bed, apparently through her ceiling, have been ordered held on high bail.
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The sexual assault allegations that resurfaced against Bill Cosby first became public in 2005 after a former employee of his alma mater, Temple University, claimed he had drugged and abused her a year earlier at his suburban Philadelphia home. Testimony in that case was unsealed Monday after court action by The Associated Press. Here's how the controversy over the allegations, some dating to the 1960s, has unfolded:
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Here are the latest developments from the release of court documents indicating Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining quaaludes with the intent of giving them to women with whom he wanted to have sex:
BOSTON (AP) - Gas prices are creeping upward in Massachusetts, now one cent higher than last week.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced in New Hampshire to four years in prison after pleading guilty to a firearms charge.
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - Two men face murder and other charges in the fatal shooting of a New York woman at a Massachusetts hotel.
BOSTON (AP) - A man has been charged with posting on an FBI website that he planned to kill President Barack Obama.
BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been charged with posting an online threat against President Barack Obama.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a story July 6 about Hillary Rodham Clinton's policy research efforts, The Associated Press misspelled the name of the president of Miami Dade College. It is Eduardo Padron, not Patron.
BOSTON (AP) - Top Democratic leaders in the Massachusetts House and Senate said Monday negotiators from both chambers are continuing to hammer out a compromise state budget for the fiscal year that started last week.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - Police in Lawrence are working to identify the victim of a fatal stabbing.
BOSTON (AP) - Authorities say a 9-year-old boy has lost a hand while playing with fireworks in Boston.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - An eleventh-hour settlement has averted a strike at a mental health and substance abuse treatment center in Pittsfield.