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Jul 24
New Massachusetts law bars shark finning

BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill outlawing the possession or distribution of shark fins in Massachusetts.

Jul 24
Man gets 6 years for crystal meth conspiracy

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to six years in prison for his part in a conspiracy to traffic crystal methamphetamine that was orchestrated from the Bristol County House of Corrections.

Jul 24
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:

Jul 24
Jury award $14M in death of nursing home resident

WOBURN, Mass. (AP) - A Middlesex County jury has awarded $14 million to the family of a 90-year-old nursing home resident who died in 2008 after being taken to the hospital suffering from a variety of untreated ailments.

Jul 24
Prosecutor: Man wanted to bomb Harvard University

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A Moroccan man made repeated statements about wanting to bomb Harvard University and Homeland Security offices in Hartford, Connecticut, a prosecutor said Thursday.