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5 free things to see in Western Massachusetts

GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Whether you're visiting the region's many colleges or just playing tourist, Western Massachusetts is an interesting destination. There are towns dating back three centuries, main streets that seem simultaneously old-fashioned and trendy, and lots of bucolic rural scenery, from small farms to fall foliage. The area is about a two-hour drive from Boston and three hours from New York City.

Today at 08:58AM
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game

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

Today at 08:38AM
Analyst: Mohegan Sun faces peril in loss to Wynn

BOSTON (AP) - Mohegan Sun faces financial peril after losing out to Wynn Resorts in its bid to open a casino in the Boston-area, a Moody's Investor Service analysis warns.

Today at 08:32AM
Regulators hope to save thoroughbred horse racing

BOSTON (AP) - State gambling regulators say they'll look for ways to preserve thoroughbred horse racing in the state now that Suffolk Downs is set to close later this month.

Today at 08:18AM
Rulings coming soon on Tsarnaev trial delay, venue

BOSTON (AP) - A judge on Thursday said he expects to rule soon on whether to move Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's trial out of Massachusetts and whether to delay it by almost a year.

Today at 07:42AM
Supermarket feud tied to monthly job figures

BOSTON (AP) - The worker revolt at the Market Basket supermarket chain appears to have caused a ripple effect in the Massachusetts economy, with the state reporting Thursday that several thousand jobs were lost in August, largely because of "temporary employment disruptions" in the retail sector.

Today at 07:28AM
Final primary results reflect low turnout

BOSTON (AP) - Final official results from the Massachusetts primary election show fewer than 20 percent of eligible voters participated.

Today at 07:16AM
Multi-state fishing group wants tougher laws

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Regional fishing associations are uniting in an attempt to strengthen the laws that govern fisheries in federal waters.

Today at 06:50AM
Judge to pick Tsarnaev trial venue based on papers

BOSTON (AP) - A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) to hold a hearing on whether to move the trial outside of Massachusetts.