GazetteUMass: LeBeon James was mocked for his "take his talents to South Beach" line, now every transferring player is "taking his talents" somewhere
TOKYO (AP) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's itinerary for his weeklong U.S. visit beginning Sunday will showcase the success of the alliance built from Tokyo's defeat in World War II, while promoting a political agenda based on still stronger military and economic ties.
cmlindahl: The trader joes multigrain pita bit crackers taste like brown bread from the Cheesecake Factory.
GLOUCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Gloucester man hopes his homemade pickles will provide customers with the perfect crunch.
WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Chhatra Basnet and his family are survivors.
BALTIMORE (AP) - A strange night at Camden Yards for the Boston Red Sox ended with manager John Farrell wondering how their bus was going to weave through Baltimore to the safety of the team hotel.
BALTIMORE (AP) - David Lough hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning to cap a two-run rally against Koji Uehara, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Saturday night to end a five-game losing streak.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Fans at the Baltimore Orioles-Boston Red Sox baseball game were briefly asked to stay inside the stadium toward the end of the game after a small group of Freddie Gray protesters became violent.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A proposal to ask voters whether they want to repeal Maine's Clean Election law received a cool response Friday from members of a legislative committee, most of whom received public funds on the campaign trail last year.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The I-195 Redevelopment District Commission in Rhode Island says a meeting about a proposed new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox will be open to the public, after initially being scheduled as a private session.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Western Massachusetts city has agreed to settle with a woman who sued police for taping her mouth shut after she was taken into custody at The Big E fair in 2011.
GazetteUMass: Watching Neil deGrasse Tyson on last night's Daily Show begs the question: Is he the coolest commencement speaker UMass has ever had?
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - Court officials say a piano teacher awaiting a jury's verdict on charges he sexually assaulted an underage student has shot himself outside a New Hampshire courthouse.