Sports Minute: Here is the latest New England sports news from The Associated Press
Sports Minute: Here is the latest New England sports news from The Associated Press

Julian Edelman threw a go-ahead 15-yard touchdown pass to Phillip Dorsett and the New England Patriots rallied for a 17-10 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles. Tom Brady threw for 216 yards, leading New England back from...

Red Cross helping several families displaced by fires
Red Cross helping several families displaced by fires

The American Red Cross says it’s helping families in Rhode Island and in Connecticut who were displaced from their homes after recent fires.

11 hrs 3 mins ago
Police release name of 22-year-old woman killed in crash
Police release name of 22-year-old woman killed in crash

Police have released the identity of a female passenger who was killed in a crash that resulted in drunken driving charges for the driver.

11 hrs 35 mins ago
Mayor suspends communications chief after casino arrest
Mayor suspends communications chief after casino arrest

Springfield’s mayor says he has suspended the city’s communications director after she was arrested at the MGM Springfield casino.

12 hrs 7 mins ago
Man convicted in death of state trooper faces sentencing
Man convicted in death of state trooper faces sentencing

A Massachusetts man convicted of causing the death of a state police trooper faces sentencing this week.

12 hrs 39 mins ago
Insurer asks court to divide money after crash that killed 7
Insurer asks court to divide money after crash that killed 7

An insurer for a trucking company involved in a crash that killed seven motorcyclists is asking a judge to divide liability payments among victims and their families.

13 hrs 23 mins ago
Senators call for inquiry into Canada’s whale protections
Senators call for inquiry into Canada’s whale protections

Both of Massachusetts’ U.S. senators are calling for a federal inquiry to determine if Canada is doing enough to protect an endangered species of whale.

13 hrs 59 mins ago
Firefighter graduation ceremony scheduled
Firefighter graduation ceremony scheduled

The ranks of 13 Massachusetts fire departments are being bolstered next week with a graduation ceremony at the state Department of Fire Services facility in Springfield.

15 hrs 39 mins ago
Fire destroys barn at historic 19th century estate
Fire destroys barn at historic 19th century estate

Authorities say a fire has destroyed a more than 100-year-old barn at a historic site in Massachusetts.

15 hrs 51 mins ago
Dunkin’ bans the ‘double-cup’ as it swaps foam for paper
Dunkin’ bans the ‘double-cup’ as it swaps foam for paper

The Dunkin’ coffee chain says customers will have to do without a “double cup” for their iced drinks.

16 hrs 15 mins ago
Patrick refuses to disavow PAC money in Dem presidential bid
Patrick refuses to disavow PAC money in Dem presidential bid

Democratic presidential candidate Deval Patrick says he will not discourage potential support from political committees raising huge sums from undisclosed donors for his campaign.

17 hrs 15 mins ago
Calling hours being held for fallen fire lieutenant
Calling hours being held for fallen fire lieutenant

Calling hours are being held for a Massachusetts fire lieutenant who died looking for a baby possibly trapped inside a burning home.

17 hrs 31 mins ago
Massachusetts Senate to debate ban on flavored tobacco
Massachusetts Senate to debate ban on flavored tobacco

The Massachusetts Senate is poised to debate a bill that would ban the sale of all flavored tobacco products while also imposing a new 75% excise tax on nicotine vaping products.

18 hrs 27 mins ago
Steam leak sprays unknown debris in downtown Boston
Steam leak sprays unknown debris in downtown Boston

Authorities are investigating after an underground steam pipe sprayed an unknown substance across a downtown Boston intersection.

November 16th, 2:19 PM EST
Weekend service suspended on MBTA’s Red Line amid repairs
Weekend service suspended on MBTA’s Red Line amid repairs

Service on a stretch of the Boston area’s busiest train line will be suspended for four weekends as crews replace aging tracks.

November 16th, 1:26 PM EST
Activists say demolition would harm colony of barn swallows
Activists say demolition would harm colony of barn swallows

Supporters of what is believed to be the largest colony of barn swallows in Massachusetts are protesting the proposed demolition of the colony’s decades-old nesting habitat.

November 16th, 11:50 AM EST
Man charged after crash leaves female passenger dead
Man charged after crash leaves female passenger dead

Police say a man faces drunken driving charges after a crash that left a female passenger dead.

November 16th, 11:42 AM EST
Man pleads not guilty in case of ‘Spider-Man’ drug bag
Man pleads not guilty in case of ‘Spider-Man’ drug bag

A Massachusetts man has pleaded not guilty to drug charges after authorities said his 5-year-old son brought heroin to school in a bag decorated with the Spider-Man superhero.

November 16th, 11:22 AM EST
Fire destroys home, leaves 3 pets dead, officials say
Fire destroys home, leaves 3 pets dead, officials say

Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a home in southern Massachusetts and killed three pets.

November 16th, 10:38 AM EST
Man charged with murder after father found slain
Man charged with murder after father found slain

A 40-year-old Connecticut man has been charged in the death of his father.

November 16th, 10:02 AM EST
Woman in critical condition after water rescue
Woman in critical condition after water rescue

A woman is in critical condition after being rescued from waters off the coast of Massachusetts.

November 16th, 9:34 AM EST
Steve Wynn: Nevada regulators can’t pull gambling license
Steve Wynn: Nevada regulators can’t pull gambling license

Former Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn is telling Nevada regulators they can’t revoke his gambling license over allegations of workplace sexual harassment because he’s no longer affiliated with the company that carries...

November 15th, 7:39 PM EST
DA: Police shoot, kill person involved in domestic dispute
DA: Police shoot, kill person involved in domestic dispute

Authorities in Massachusetts say police have shot and killed a suspect in a domestic violence case.

November 15th, 4:19 PM EST
Bill would generate millions in funding for S New England
Bill would generate millions in funding for S New England

A coalition of U.S. representatives from New England has introduced legislation to establish Rhode Island and surrounding counties in Massachusetts and Connecticut as a federal regional commission.

November 15th, 2:51 PM EST
Ex-prison system nurse sentenced for giving drugs to inmates
Ex-prison system nurse sentenced for giving drugs to inmates

A former nurse at a Massachusetts state prisons system facility has been sentenced for distributing drugs to inmates.

November 15th, 2:11 PM EST
Body of woman found near wastewater plant identified
Body of woman found near wastewater plant identified

Authorities have released the identity of a woman found dead near a Massachusetts community’s wastewater treatment plant.

November 15th, 12:55 PM EST

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