BOSTON (AP) - Labor Day marks the launch of a two-month tax amnesty program in Massachusetts.
NORTON, Mass. (AP) - Russell Henley either was playing down his chances or looking at Rory McIlroy's name high on the leaderboard in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Kevin Kiermaier got the Tampa Bay Rays off to a positive start with a sharp single on Clay Buchholz's first pitch.
Jimmy Garoppolo will be carrying a clipboard for Tom Brady on the New England Patriots' sideline this season.
mikemoranDHG: That's nice. They call travel in international play.
HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Texans made a flurry of moves Sunday, swapping out backup quarterbacks and welcoming back safety Danieal Manning.
BOSTON (AP) - Two men who used an old lobster boat to block a coal shipment to New England's largest coal-burning power plant say they plan to argue at trial that their actions were necessary because of the threat posed by climate change.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have known it had to come to an end. Terms of their Verizon contract had carried over when FairPoint purchased the company's land-based telephone operations and had been mostly unchanged for 10 years. Workers knew FairPoint, which is struggling to become profitable, would want to save money by reducing benefits.
GazetteUMass: If the Minutemen average 11,903 fans over the five remaining home games, theyâre free of risk of NCAA probation through 2015.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The Boston Red Sox lost another game and may have lost second baseman Dustin Pedroia for a while.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The AL East-leading Orioles acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza and infielder Kelly Johnson in a pair of trades Saturday night, bolstering their bench following injuries to key players.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The Baltimore Orioles have acquired infielder Kelly Johnson in a trade with the Boston Red Sox.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Jake Odorizzi rebounded from his worst start with a gem.
GazetteUMass: BC wins 30-7
GazetteUMass: Austin Whipple, not A.J. Doyle replaces Frohnapfel
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Neil Morrison returned a fumble 79 yards for a touchdown with seconds remaining allowing Albany to escape with a 14-13 win over Holy Cross on Saturday.