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Man convicted of raping UMass student sentenced

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) - A Pittsfield man convicted of raping a University of Massachusetts Amherst student in her dorm room has been sentenced to up to 10 years in prison.

Today at 11:09AM
US gives threatened status to northern long-eared bat

DETROIT (AP) - The federal government said Wednesday that it is listing the northern long-eared bat as threatened, giving new protections to a species that has been nearly wiped out in some areas by the spread of a fungal disease.

Today at 11:09AM
Man who sued Aaron Hernandez testifies in his murder trial

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - A man who sued Aaron Hernandez over being shot in the face in Florida has taken the stand in the former New England Patriots player's murder trial.

Today at 10:55AM
Survey: Child welfare workers stressed out, overworked

BOSTON (AP) - Employees of the state's child welfare agency suffer from low morale, heavy caseloads and poor working conditions, according to a report based on a confidential survey of more than 1,500 agency workers.

Mar 31
Disabled Canadian ship's crewmen jump to Coast Guard boats

BOSTON (AP) - Nine crewmembers of a disabled Canadian charter schooner that looks like a pirate ship have jumped safely into Coast Guard lifeboats in rough seas off the New England coast.

Mar 31
Lucic's late goal helps Bruins beat Panthers, 3-2

BOSTON (AP) - The only thing more critical than winning for the Boston Bruins was doing it in regulation.

Mar 31
Panthers-Bruins Sums

First Period_1, Boston, Eriksson 20 (Soderberg), 16:57. Penalties_Pirri, Fla (slashing), 9:51; McQuaid, Bos (interference), 16:13; B.Campbell, Fla (tripping), 16:43.

Mar 31
Swihart keys 9th-inning rally as Red Sox beat Rays 11-8

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) - Blake Swihart drove in three runs with a triple and a single in Boston's nine-run ninth inning Tuesday and the Red Sox beat a Tampa Bay Rays split squad 11-8.

Mar 31
Lawmakers approve compromise budget bill

BOSTON (AP) - The Legislature has signed off on a compromise spending bill that includes funds for snow removal, homeless shelters and state employee health insurance.

Mar 31
Swihart keys big ninth-inning rally, Red Sox beat Rays 11-8

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) - Blake Swihart drove in three runs with a triple and a single in a nine-run ninth inning Tuesday that lifted the Boston Red Sox to an 11-8 victory over a Tampa Bay Rays split squad.

Mar 31
Frozen Four will be old home week for BU coach David Quinn

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - It was the summer of 1996, and Mike Kemp was attending a USA Hockey camp at Lake Placid when he got the call telling him he had been hired to coach the startup Nebraska-Omaha program.

Mar 31
Supporters of Massachusetts film tax credit pack Statehouse

BOSTON (AP) - Supporters of the state's film tax credit packed a Statehouse hearing Tuesday to argue against Gov. Charlie Baker's proposal to do away with the decade-old tax break for movie and TV production in Massachusetts.