Massachusetts

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Most Of New England Lagged US Economic Growth In ’14

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The federal government says economic growth last year in Massachusetts and New Hampshire outpaced the expanding national economy, while the rest of New England fell below national gains. Statistics released Wednesday […]

06/10/2015

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Bristol Man Struck, Killed On Massachusetts Highway

Police say a Connecticut man was struck and killed by passing tractor-trailer after he got out of a car that had stopped in the left travel lane of Interstate 495 in Massachusetts.

05/13/2015

Photo from web site of Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Warren To Headline CT Democratic Fundraiser

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren will be the keynote speaker for this year’s Jefferson Jackson Bailey state Democratic fundraiser. Warren was elected to the Senate in 2012 and currently serves on several […]

04/30/2015

The Casino of the Sky at the Mohegan Sun. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Mohegan Sun Casinos Report 2nd Quarter Profits Boost

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) – The parent company of the Mohegan Sun casinos in Connecticut and Pennsylvania says revenue dropped slightly in the second quarter, while profit jumped 56 percent as more gamblers headed to table […]

04/28/2015

Aaron Hernandez (Courtesy CBS Boston/WBZ-TV)

Still No Verdict In Hernandez Murder Trial

The jury in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez deliberated Tuesday for a sixth day.

04/14/2015

A snow covered house during a winter storm. (credit: Scott Eisen/Getty Images)

Massachusetts Man Selling, Shipping Snow From His Yard

A Massachusetts man has found a way to profit from the several feet of snow in his yard: He’s shipping it to people in warmer climates for the bargain price of $89 for six pounds.

02/25/2015

File photo of handcuffs. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Probation For Man Who Broke Into Cafe, Ate Pizza, Drank Beer

A Massachusetts man accused of breaking into a restaurant, munching on pizza and guzzling beer before making off with $150 has been sentenced to a year of probation.

02/19/2015

Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

Jury Selection Underway At Hernandez Trial

Jury selection is underway in Massachusetts in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez.

01/09/2015

Aaron Hernandez girlfriend,  Shayanna Jenkins (Courtesy WBZ-TV/CBSBoston.com)

Hernandez Fiancee At Closed-Court Hearing On Immunity Petition

The fiancee of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez has left a closed-court hearing on a petition to grant her immunity in Hernandez’s upcoming murder trial without commenting. Both Hernandez and Jenkins grew up in Bristol, Connecticut

01/07/2015

A nativity set is surrounded by lumineers, placed as a memorial for those killed in the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, on December 24, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. Donations and letters are pouring in from across the country as the town tries to recover from the massacre. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Police: Baby Jesus Stolen From Church Nativity Scene, Replaced With Pig’s Head

A mayor in Massachusetts is outraged that someone stole a baby Jesus statue from a church’s Nativity scene and replaced it with a pig’s head.

12/26/2014

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