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BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is back after being sidelined by offseason knee surgery.The 2008 AL MVP and four-time All Star went 0 for 4 with a walk and scored in Boston's 8-6 victory against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.He received a standing ovation when he came …
LANESBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Several people have been hospitalized in a head-on collision with a car transporting bees in western Massachusetts.The Berkshire Eagle reports five people, including a 4-year-old boy, have been taken to Berkshire Medical Center following a crash in Lanesborough …
BOSTON (AP) — Andrew Benintendi homered and drove in three runs, helping the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 8-6 on Saturday.The AL East-leading Red Sox celebrated the return of Dustin Pedroia with their sixth win in seven games. Mitch Moreland had a key two-run double, and …
NEW YORK (AP) — Gronkowski has completed his first official workout since arriving in the United States ahead of his expected start in the Belmont Stakes.The colt breezed four furlongs in 47.99 seconds at Belmont Park on Saturday for Chad Brown, who has taken over training duties from …
CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Love won't be able to help LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Game 7 against the Celtics.Love was placed in the NBA's concussion protocol and the All-Star forward will miss Sunday's series finale of the Eastern Conference finals, a personal blow and yet another …
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Springfield man has been arrested of robbing a bank.Springfield Police say officers arrested 43-year-old Ricardo Collazo in connection to a robbery at a TD Bank around noon Saturday.MassLive.com reports police tracked Collazo, who fled the scene onto a bus. An …
BOSTON (AP) — A man has been killed during a hit-and-run crash in the Mattapan neighborhood of Boston.Massachusetts State Police responded to a report of the crash involving a pedestrian at 12:03 a.m. Saturday on Morton Street.A 30-year-old unidentified man, from Boston, was pronounced …
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Vermont produces more craft beer per capita than any other state. Maine ranks third for breweries per capita nationwide. Boston has beer gardens across from City Hall and under an expressway.But as the high renaissance of craft beer in New England has thrived, Rhode …
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Police are investigating an explosive device found at a Massachusetts fairground.Western Mass News says the device was found in a runaway vehicle at the Three County Fairgrounds Friday night in Northampton.Northampton Police say the car was involved in a pursuit …
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An elderly man has been hit by a car in Massachusetts and flown to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence.The Providence Journal reports an 88-year-old unidentified man was hit by a car Saturday morning in Hyannis and was transported to Cape Cod Hospital in stable but …
BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Sens. Edward Markey and Richard Blumenthal are pressing automakers and technology companies that are developing self-driving cars about their safety protocols for test-driving the vehicles.Federal investigators said this week that the system used to automatically apply …
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts has plenty to gain or lose as policymakers weigh the state's response to the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling on sports betting.After all, the state is home to some of the nation's most ardent sports fans and most successful professional sports …
IPSWICH, Mass. (AP) — The ceiling of a Massachusetts church building from the 1850s has collapsed, hours before a group of up to 100 people was scheduled to meet.The roof of Living Faith United Methodist Church in Ipswich fell Friday. Thousands of pounds of wood and plaster fell into its …
BOSTON (AP) — Several seasonal Coast Guard stations have opened for the summer boating season.Stations in Scituate, Massachusetts; Block Island, Rhode Island; and Fishers Island, New York just off the Connecticut coast opened Friday.They will remain open through Labor Day to conduct search …
WASHINGTON (AP) — There's little downtime for the dozen or so spellers who make it to the primetime finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.Once they get through the morning finals, which can last 4 hours or more, the remaining spellers are swarmed by relatives, reporters — and …
BOSTON (AP) — Advocates for people with Down syndrome are planning to gather at the Massachusetts Statehouse this week to meet with lawmakers.The Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress says they also plan to meet with Republican Gov. Charlie Baker on Thursday during their annual Down Syndrome …
BOSTON (AP) — State officials say they'll be cracking down on bars that over serve patrons this Memorial Day weekend.Treasurer Deb Goldberg said the state Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission will be focusing enforcement over the holiday weekend on bars in summer communities that have been …
BOSTON (AP) — Memorial Day weekend means many Massachusetts state beaches and spray decks are opening up for the summer.The Department of Conservation and Recreation says many waterfronts and spray decks will be open across the state starting Saturday.The department says lifeguards will be …
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James chose Boston as the place he'll play next.Game 7 is on. And any talk about James' future is on hold.Delivering another performance for the ages, James scored 46 points and preserved his reign atop the Eastern Conference for at least one more game as the …
BOSTON (AP) — A surprising roster shakeup didn't disrupt the power surge that has the Boston Red Sox back in first place.Hours after Boston designated Hanley Ramirez for assignment, Mookie Betts and three teammates homered as the Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Friday …

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