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Lafayette advances with easy win over Boston U 89-64

EASTON, Pa. (AP) - Nick Lindner led all five starters in double figures with 23 points and fourth-seeded Lafayette cruised past No. 5 seed Boston University 89-64 in the Patriot League tournament on Thursday.

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Foxwoods agrees to operate proposed New Bedford casino

BOSTON (AP) - Connecticut-based Foxwoods Resort Casino has agreed to operate a casino proposed for the waterfront in New Bedford, Massachusetts.

Today at 08:13PM
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) - The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:

Today at 09:55AM
Springfield man gets probation for faking pesticide reports

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A former pesticide inspector for the state whose job was funded by the federal government has been sentenced to two years of probation for faking more than a year's worth of inspections.

Today at 09:41AM
Judge nixes motion to limit bomb survivors' grisly testimony

BOSTON (AP) - Prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial quickly conveyed the sense of fear, pain and grief caused by the 2013 attack - by letting the victims do it for them.

Today at 09:37AM
Insurer teams up with hospitals to create new company

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - One of the largest insurers in Massachusetts is starting a health insurance company with five hospitals in New Hampshire.

Today at 09:25AM
Auburn man pleads guilty to raping 2 girls

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - An Auburn man convicted of raping two pre-teen girls has been sentenced to up to nine years in prison.

Today at 08:43AM
Winter's last hurrah? Temperatures plummet again; more snow

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Winter could have at least one more blast for much of the U.S. after the late-season snow stops falling: Record low temperatures are in the forecast for dozens or cities.

Today at 08:31AM
Police: Homeless man stole beacon from atop Boston bridge

BOSTON (AP) - Police have charged a homeless man with stealing an aircraft warning beacon from atop Boston's distinctive Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge.

Today at 08:19AM
Boston commuter rail company apologizes for poor performance

BOSTON (AP) - The company that runs the MBTA's commuter rail service has issued an apology to riders for its poor performance this winter.

Today at 08:01AM
Police: Man stole beacon light from atop Boston bridge

BOSTON (AP) - Police have charged a homeless man with stealing an aircraft warning beacon from atop Boston's distinctive Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge.

Today at 07:31AM
8 indicted in scheme to trade stolen guns for heroin

BUXTON, Maine (AP) - Maine police say eight people have been indicted in connection with a scheme to steal guns and trade them for heroin.

Today at 06:49AM
Court officer charged with raping shackled female detainee

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - A Lawrence District Court officer has been charged with raping and sexually assaulting a female prisoner while she was in leg shackles.