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Today at 04:43AM
Market Basket worker files federal labor complaint

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - An employee of supermarket chain Market Basket has filed a federal complaint against the company for threatening to fire protesting workers.

Today at 04:01AM
Boston hotel pays tribute to legendary club

BOSTON (AP) - One of Boston's swankiest hotels is paying tribute to one of the city's dingiest, but most legendary rock clubs.

Today at 03:19AM
Sales at gun maker Smith & Wesson down

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Smith & Wesson is reporting lower sales for the most recent quarter due mostly to falling demand for rifles.

Today at 03:12AM
Ex-Hudson gun shop owner gets probation

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A former Hudson gun shop owner has been sentenced to three years of probation for selling dozens of firearms without a license.

Today at 02:00AM
Special prosecutor named to investigate 2009 death

BOSTON (AP) - Attorney General Martha Coakley has named a special prosecutor to conduct a criminal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the 2009 death of a patient at Bridgewater State Hospital.

Aug 26
Worcester overdose deaths ease, but police alert

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Officials in Worcester say a surge of drug overdose deaths in early August has appeared to ease, but heroin users still aren't safe from potentially deadly street combinations of the opiate.

Aug 26
Penn National marking milestone in casino project

BOSTON (AP) - Penn National Gaming is marking a milestone in its $225 million casino project at Plainridge harness racing track in Plainville.

Aug 26
Massachusetts fire commissioner attacked

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say Springfield's fire commissioner is recovering after being attacked by a disgruntled former employee.

Aug 26
Huge 11th inning sends Red Sox over Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) - To Mike Napoli, it was "just another homer."