OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Jon Lester walked through the Oakland clubhouse doors to quite a greeting, from the snappy, patriotic marching tune on the sound system to the handshakes and hellos from every corner.
MANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Keith Urban says he's 'horrified' by reports of a possible sexual assault at his concert last weekend south of Boston.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey won't be facing his old team in his first start with the St. Louis Cardinals. And he has no problem pitching at a deep discount next season.
BOSTON (AP) - Allen Craig is in Boston's lineup and playing left field for the Red Sox on Friday night against the New York Yankees.
GazetteUMass: From that article, calling Charley Molnar a sacrificial lamb seems like the writer didn't dig too deep
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - The woman who has been president of the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts since 2002 will be the next chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Asheville.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - A man accused of threatening President Barack Obama on Twitter has been arrested on gun charges.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts and New Hampshire officials are telling the Market Basket supermarket chain they'll be looking out for the legal rights of any workers fired in a protest over the family-owned company's leadership.
BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for former crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger say they'll file their appeal of his 2013 convictions with the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Aug. 14.
GazetteUMass: Lester and Lackey will get most of the attention, but Gomes was a key piece of rebuilding clubhouse and a great short-term Bostonian
BOSTON (AP) - Former Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle racked up tens of thousands of dollars in personal expenses and travel costs on university credit cards and misrepresented much of the spending as university-related business, Massachusetts Inspector General Glenn Cunha's office said in a report released Thursday.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) - An American citizen of Haitian descent was killed last week by armed robbers shortly after arriving in her impoverished Caribbean homeland to visit relatives, friends and officials said Thursday.
GazetteUMass: UMass' 2019 football game at Colorado has been moved to 2021 due to a date conflict. Teams play this year in Foxboro & next year in Boulder
BOSTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has nominated attorney Allison Dale Burroughs to serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
BOSTON (AP) - State Inspector General Glenn A. Cunha says a former Westfield State University president racked up tens of thousands of dollars in personal expenses and travel costs on university credit cards.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts lawmakers were rushing to complete work on several proposed new laws as the deadline marking the end of formal meetings in the two-year legislative session that began in January 2013 came and went.