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Sean McGonagle, the son of James "Whitey" Bulger victim Paul McGonagle, speaks with reporters after a sentencing hearing for Bulger at federal court in Boston, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Victims’ families call Bulger ‘Satan,’ ‘terrorist’

BOSTON (AP) — The families of people killed by South Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger and his gang finally got the chance Wednesday to tell Bulger how his long reign of terror damaged their […]

11/13/2013

Actor Mark Wahlberg (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

Wahlbergs to star in reality restaurant show

NEW YORK (AP) — A&E network is feasting on the Wahlberg brothers, who will star in a new reality show titled, “Wahlburgers,” and set in the family’s Boston restaurant. For the show, actor brothers Mark […]

11/12/2013

Boston Red Sox Vice President/General Manager Ben Cherington  (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

Cherington voted TSN’s MLB executive of year

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington was voted The Sporting News baseball executive of the year following the team’s worst-to-first turnaround. The award, based on a vote of 31 major […]

11/11/2013

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos is attended to on the ice after banging into the goalpost during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Boston Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Lightning’s Stamkos taken from ice on stretcher

BOSTON (AP) — Tampa Bay Lightning star center Steven Stamkos was taken off the ice on a stretcher with a broken right leg after crashing into the post against Boston. “It’s obviously tough to see […]

11/11/2013

Newly elected Boston Mayor Martin Walsh addresses an audience during a watch party Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 in Boston. Walsh defeated Boston City Councilor John Connolly in the mayoral race. Thomas Menino, the city's longest serving mayor, announced earlier this year he would not seek another term after more than two decades in office. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Biden congratulates wrong guy in Boston mayor race

BOSTON (AP) — When Marty Walsh won the Boston mayor’s race, Vice President Joe Biden was quick to pick up the phone to congratulate him. But, there was a problem. The Marty Walsh who Biden […]

11/07/2013

In this Friday, April 19, 2013 Massachusetts State Police photo, (AP Photo/Massachusetts State Police, Sean Murphy)

Mass. sergeant who leaked Tsarnaev photos retires

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts state police photographer who leaked dramatic photos of the captured and bloodied Boston Marathon bombings suspect has retired days after he was disciplined for his actions. Sgt. Sean Murphy released […]

11/05/2013

Strep scorecard might help tell if you need a doc

WASHINGTON (AP) — Debating whether to seek a strep test for that sore throat? One day there could be an app for that: Researchers are developing a home scorecard that aims to prevent thousands of […]

11/04/2013

Boston Red Sox player Shane Victorino, center, kids around with a razor as Boston Police Officer Steve Horgan, right, is shaved for One Fund Boston, the Boston Marathon charity for bombing victims, during a shave-off in Boston, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Horgan, who was stationed in the Boston Red Sox bullpen at Fenway Park, became a city icon after he was photographed with his arms in the air celebrating Red Sox's David Ortiz's grand slam in the AL championship baseball series against Detroit. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Red Sox beards come off for Gillette promotion

BOSTON (AP) — World Series MVP David Ortiz and Boston Red Sox teammate Shane Victorino had their beards shaved for charity Monday to benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombings in April. The “shave offs” […]

11/04/2013

Boston Red Sox's Jarrod Saltalamacchia, left, holds the World Series trophy as Ryan Dempster, center, raises his arm from a duck boat on the Charles River during a rolling victory parade celebrating the team's World Series title Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Red Sox hold “rolling rally” to celebrate title

BOSTON (AP) – The Boston Red Sox are parading from the Green Monster to the Charles River on Saturday to celebrate a most improbable journey. The “rolling rally” left Fenway Park three days after the […]

11/02/2013

In this Nov. 3, 2012 file photo, a crowd of runners stands near the barricaded Central Park finish line for the canceled New York Marathon. (AP Photo/ John Minchillo, File)

1 year after Sandy, NYC marathoners ready to run

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Marathon is hoping to make a triumphant comeback this weekend after Superstorm Sandy’s devastation forced its cancellation last year. And despite heightened security following the terror attack […]

10/31/2013

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