EllieCookWalks: Great to be home after walking a month in Glacier NP. Breathtaking big sky, but no fall color. Today a hail of acorns, our change begins.
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.
BOSTON (AP) - Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were arguing Thursday on motions that include defense requests to move the trial outside of Massachusetts and delay the trial's start by at least 10 months.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts is reporting a loss of more than 5,000 jobs in August and the state's unemployment rate jumped two-tenths of a point, with the blame being largely put on "temporary employment disruptions" in the retail sector.
WILBRAHAM, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating after a freight train struck a van that had apparently been abandoned on the tracks in Wilbraham.
BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) - A former guard at the Barnstable County jail has pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of having sex with an inmate.
HAVERHILL, Mass. (AP) - A Haverhill man who ran a restaurant and kitchen equipment supply business has been charged with defrauding his customers, including a church and several immigrants with poor English skills, out of $250,000.
BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts woman who threatened to blow up, torture and castrate Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey in what prosecutors called a "persistent and malevolent" cyberstalking campaign has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (AP) - A judge has rejected a North Adams man's attempts to reach a plea deal in a rape case because the defendant refused to take responsibility.
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) - A Lowell police officer charged with being drunk and causing a fatal car crash has resigned.
MALDEN, Mass. (AP) - Authorities say a man riding a bicycle has died after being struck by a garbage truck in Malden.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - PepsiCo has announced that it is closing beverage warehouses in Portland and Augusta, but most of the 100 affected employees are expected to be offered jobs elsewhere within the company.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - Worcester police are investigating a shooting that left a 15-year-old boy in serious condition.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) - The trial of a second defendant charged with trespassing for sitting on the tracks to block a train carrying crude oil through Maine has ended in a hung jury.
A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 4 of the season: