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States remind Market Basket of workers' rights

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts and New Hampshire officials are telling the Market Basket supermarket chain they'll be looking out for the legal rights of any workers fired in a protest over the family-owned company's leadership.

Today at 04:01PM
Appeal to be filed Aug. 14 for Whitey Bulger

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for former crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger say they'll file their appeal of his 2013 convictions with the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Aug. 14.

Today at 03:51PM
Report: Ex-president billed college for his gain

BOSTON (AP) - Former Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle racked up tens of thousands of dollars in personal expenses and travel costs on university credit cards and misrepresented much of the spending as university-related business, Massachusetts Inspector General Glenn Cunha's office said in a report released Thursday.

Today at 03:35PM
Officials: US citizen killed by bandits in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) - An American citizen of Haitian descent was killed last week by armed robbers shortly after arriving in her impoverished Caribbean homeland to visit relatives, friends and officials said Thursday.

Today at 03:01PM
Obama nominates attorney for US District Court

BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has nominated attorney Allison Dale Burroughs to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Today at 12:57PM
Bucks sign free agent guard Jerryd Bayless

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Free agent Jerryd Bayless signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in large part because of Jason Kidd.

Today at 12:42PM
New justice joins Massachusetts high court

BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick has administered the oath of office to the newest member of the state's highest court.

Today at 12:35PM
Red Sox send SS Drew to Yankees for 3B Johnson

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox obtained third baseman Kelly Johnson from the New York Yankees for shortstop Stephen Drew on Thursday.

Today at 12:24PM
US Sen. Warren to tour Massachusetts cities, towns

BOSTON (AP) - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is taking advantage of the congressional break to tour Massachusetts cities and towns.

Today at 12:21PM
Oskar Garcia named AP's east sports editor

NEW YORK (AP) - Oskar Garcia, a news editor for The Associated Press who oversees news coverage of Hawaii, has been appointed assistant sports editor for the east region for the news agency.

Today at 12:05PM
Newspaper publishers fault domestic violence bill

BOSTON (AP) - The head of a newspaper association is faulting a portion of a bill intended to overhaul the state's domestic violence laws.

Today at 11:42AM
Orioles get LHP Miller in trade with Red Sox

BALTIMORE (AP) - The AL-East leading Baltimore Orioles fortified their bullpen Thursday, obtaining Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox for minor league pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez.