GazetteUMass: Among the greatest things about being a new HBO subscriber is "Sonic Highways" on demand.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) - State regulators on Tuesday moved a step toward rejecting a plan by Spain's leading electricity and natural gas utility to buy the parent company of several local energy firms in a deal valued at up to $3 billion.
BOSTON (AP) - When a paid sick time requirement takes effect Wednesday, state officials say the focus will be on educating employers about the new law, not punishing any for noncompliance.
TORONTO (AP) - That high-powered Blue Jays offense has lost a little punch over the past few games.
mikemoranDHG: So Justin Gatlin says he wants Usain Bolt at his best. Not sure you do. You want Bolt with a broken leg and a cold.
TORONTO (AP) - Nothing about pitching north of the border feels foreign to Boston's Clay Buchholz.
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - A 19-year-old Everett man has been indicted on a charge that he raped a young woman found unconscious and nearly frozen in a driveway in March.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts Sen. Thomas Kennedy, a Brockton Democrat who overcame an accident that required him to use a wheelchair and went on to serve in the Legislature for more than three decades, has died. He was 63.
BOSTON (AP) - A 51-year-old Boston man is held on $100,000 bail on charges that he stabbed and injured his former girlfriend's three children on Saturday.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Republican Gov. Paul LePage vetoed the $6.7 billion state budget on Monday, scolding lawmakers for rejecting his efforts to overhaul the state's tax code and welfare programs and accusing them of passing a status-quo spending plan just so they can return home for the summer.