- Hernandez lawyers ask to suppress evidence in double slaying Updated: Aug-04-15 5:47 pm
BOSTON - Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are asking a judge to toss out evidence seized from the SUV authorities say he was in when he fatally shot two men in 2012 over a spilled drink.
- State seeks to dismiss Boston's lawsuit against Wynn casino Updated: Aug-03-15 7:04 pm
BOSTON - State gambling regulators want a judge to dismiss Boston's lawsuit challenging the award of a casino license to casino operator Wynn, saying the decision is not subject to judicial review and the city's challenge comes too late.
- 3 shot in car in Boston neighborhood; 2 critically injured Updated: Aug-03-15 5:56 pm
BOSTON - Boston police say a brother and sister have been critically wounded, and a woman with them less seriously hurt, when they were shot as they sat in a car outside a housing complex.
- State fund grows as horse industry continues to languish Updated: Aug-03-15 3:50 pm
PLAINVILLE, Massachusetts - Massachusetts' horse racing industry is flush with casino cash. The only problem? There isn't much of a local industry to speak of.
- Boston Symphony Orchestra extends music director's contract Updated: Aug-03-15 3:01 pm
BOSTON - The Boston Symphony Orchestra said Monday it was extending the contract of Andris Nelsons, who last year became the orchestra's youngest conductor in a century.
- Cabrera's double in 8th helps Rays to 4-3 win over Red Sox Updated: Aug-02-15 6:14 pm
BOSTON - Junichi Tazawa showed Asdrubal Cabrera the same pitch once too often.
- Cabrera's double in 8th helps Rays to 4-3 win over Red Sox Updated: Aug-02-15 6:05 pm
BOSTON - James Loney knows it always feels better having a lucky hit at the right time.
- UMass trustees meet to vote on new Lowell chancellor Updated: Aug-02-15 5:34 pm
BOSTON - The University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees has scheduled a meeting to vote on a new chancellor for the Lowell campus.
- Massachusetts governor, Boston mayor team up in charity ride Updated: Aug-02-15 1:23 pm
BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh joined hundreds of other riders on the annual Pan-Mass Challenge bicycle ride to raise money for cancer research and treatment.
- RHP Porcello goes on DL; newly acquired RHP Cook recalled Updated: Aug-02-15 1:14 pm
BOSTON - The Red Sox have placed struggling right-hander Rick Porcello on the 15-day disabled list because of soreness in his right triceps.
- Rays LHP Moore demoted after rough outing Updated: Aug-02-15 12:57 pm
BOSTON - The Tampa Bay Rays have decided the minors would be the best place for left-hander Matt Moore to continue his return from Tommy John surgery.
- Canadian rivers: Solution to Northeast's high energy prices? Updated: Aug-02-15 12:28 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Plenty of raw electricity sloshes around in Quebec's rivers and reservoirs, promising relief for U.S. northeasterners, who pay the nation's highest power costs. But getting those electrons to smartphones and air conditioners in Boston, Hartford and New York City is another matter entirely.
- Boston to host fourth annual seafood festival Updated: Aug-02-15 11:29 am
BOSTON - A celebrity chef "Seafood Throwdown," an oyster-shucking contest and an all-day lobster bake will be featured at the fourth annual Boston Seafood Festival.
- Lucchino stepping down from position with Red Sox Updated: Aug-01-15 9:42 pm
BOSTON - Larry Lucchino is stepping down as president and CEO of the Boston Red Sox at the end of this season.
- Moore's tough day sends Rays to 11-7 loss to Red Sox Updated: Aug-01-15 6:48 pm
BOSTON - Matt Moore hopes tough times may lead to better things as he continues his comeback from Tommy John surgery.
- Rays recall OF Sizemore from Triple-A; option Mahtook Updated: Aug-01-15 3:02 pm
BOSTON - The Tampa Bay Rays recalled outfielder Grady Sizemore from Triple-A Durham for Saturday's game against the Red Sox.
- Program urges commuters to drive first, pedal later Updated: Aug-01-15 1:41 pm
BOSTON - Commuters choosing between driving a car or riding a bicycle to work are being encouraged to try a little of both.
- Baker, Dem leaders ally on Olympics, other issues Updated: Aug-01-15 9:22 am
BOSTON - In some ways they seem a mismatched trio: Gov. Charlie Baker, a Republican from upscale Swampscott; House Speaker Robert DeLeo, a moderate Democrat from working-class Winthrop; and Senate President Stan Rosenberg, the more liberal Democrat from the college town of Amherst.
- Red Sox make only 1 minor move at trade deadline Updated: Jul-31-15 8:00 pm
BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox will have to wait a little longer to start rebuilding their team.
- 2 men plead not guilty in boat propeller amputation case Updated: Jul-31-15 3:46 pm
BOSTON - Two Boston men charged in a boating accident in which a woman's arm was amputated in the propeller have pleaded not guilty.
- Wynn wants to pay for subway improvements in casino plan Updated: Jul-31-15 2:46 pm
BOSTON - Wynn Resorts is proposing lending a hand to Boston's creaky transit system.
- Marvel at madness: Things to know about Boston's Comic Con Updated: Jul-31-15 1:00 pm
BOSTON - Get out your favorite Sailor Moon costume and grab a bottle of water. The Boston Comic Con is this weekend, and it's forecast to be a hot one. From Friday through Sunday, comic and costume fans will gather at the Seaport World Trade Center for a line-up of contests, panels and celebrity appearances.
- Questions remain after Boston's 2024 Olympics bid ends Updated: Jul-31-15 7:18 am
BOSTON - Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics flamed out in spectacular fashion this week, with local organizers and the U.S. Olympic Committee deciding to part ways after the mayor and Massachusetts' governor refused to be rushed into a decision putting taxpayers on the hook if the games went over budget.
- Police: Man seriously wounded in South Boston stabbing Updated: Jul-31-15 5:23 am
BOSTON - Police say a man is in serious condition after he was stabbed in South Boston.
- Red Sox rock Sale, win 8-2 to snap White Sox streak Updated: Jul-30-15 11:55 pm
BOSTON - Steven Wright and the slumping Red Sox looked like a long shot against Chris Sale and the surging White Sox on Thursday night.