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Mar 30
Liberal Dems, GOP cling to hope Warren runs for president

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans and liberal Democrats have found something to agree on: Both want to keep alive the prospect that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will run for president.

Mar 30
Committee will study ways to close wage gap in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) - State Treasurer Deb Goldberg says she wants Massachusetts to lead the nation in narrowing the wage gap between men and women.

Mar 30
Tsarnaev's lawyers try to show brother in charge of bombing

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzkhokhar Tsarnaev started their case by trying to show that his older brother was the driving force behind the 2013 terror attack.

Mar 30
NYC blast probe highlights problem of stealing gas

NEW YORK (AP) - It was a run-of-the-mill complaint - a smell of gas - with a troubling explanation: Someone had improperly tapped into a Manhattan building's gas line, and it was leaking.

Mar 30
Study finds equality between sexes at moment of conception

NEW YORK (AP) - Every year, slightly more boy babies than girl babies are born worldwide. But back when sperm meets egg, the two sexes are conceived in equal numbers, a new study suggests.

Mar 30
Aaron Hernandez's fiancee: Discarded box smelled like weed

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) - The fiancee of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has testified in his murder trial that a box he asked her to get rid of smelled skunky and she thought it contained marijuana.

Mar 30
Key moments in death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bomber

BOSTON (AP) - The defendant's startling admission on Day One that he did it. Tearful testimony from survivors who lost limbs. The boat. The white hat. As the prosecution rests, here's a look at some of the most compelling moments in the government's case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev:

Mar 30
Obama: Politicians should carry themselves more like Kennedy

BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama summoned today's quarrelsome political leaders on Monday to emulate the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy in the pursuit of compromise, and said a new institute that bears the longtime Massachusetts senator's name can be as much an antidote to political cynicism as the man once was.

Mar 30
Obama urges Senate to follow Sen. Kennedy's example

BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says American politicians in an era of partisanship should try to carry themselves more the late Massachusetts Sen. Edward Kennedy.

Mar 30
Dunkin' Donuts eyes shift to all cage-free eggs globally

CANTON, Mass. (AP) - Dunkin' Donuts is looking to transition to all cage-free eggs worldwide.

Mar 30
Obama salutes 'hero' Boston police officer shot in face

BOSTON (AP) - A decorated Boston police officer recovering after being shot in the face by a suspect got a shout-out Monday from President Barack Obama.

Mar 30
Prosecution rests its case against Boston Marathon bomber

BOSTON (AP) - Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors in his federal death penalty trial saw gruesome autopsy photos and heard a medical examiner describe the devastating injuries suffered by an 8-year-old boy killed in the 2013 terror attack.