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Tributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing

BOSTON (AP) – The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, […]

04/15/2014

Nissan Zero Emission logo. (AP Photo)

8 states vow 3.3M zero-emission vehicles by 2025

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The governors of eight states including California and New York pledged Thursday to work together to create charging stations and other fueling infrastructure needed to get 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles on […]

10/24/2013

The Boston Logan International Airport 9/11 Memorial is illuminated Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, in Boston. The two passenger jets that crashed into the World Trade Center in New York on Sept. 11, 2001 flew out of Logan International Airport. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Boston airport apologizes for fire drill on 9/11

BOSTON (AP) — Officials at Boston’s Logan Airport are apologizing for holding a fire drill, complete with smoke and flames, on the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. The two hijacked jets that were […]

09/11/2013

Annie Dookhan, a former Massachusetts chemist accused of faking test results at a state drug lab, pleads not guilty during her arraignment at Superior Court, in Dedham, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool, File)

Mass. review: More cases linked to lab scandal

BOSTON (AP) — A disgraced former state chemist may have tainted more prosecutions than officials had first estimated, an independent reviewer of narcotics cases said Tuesday. More than 40,000 defendants may have been affected by […]

08/20/2013

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

Sgt. who shared bomb suspect photos faces hearing

BOSTON (AP) — A state police sergeant who released striking photos of the capture of the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings faces a hearing to determine if he will be suspended until an […]

07/19/2013

The Stanley Cup Final with Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks logos. (AP Photo)

Illinois, Massachusetts governors make NHL wager

CHICAGO (AP) — The governors of Illinois and Massachusetts have made a wager on the National Hockey League finals featuring the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins. Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s office said in a […]

06/11/2013

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick

Mass. governor: I got drunk after marathon manhunt

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick went to his rural home the day after the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect was captured and got “quite drunk” alone in a restaurant, he said during a […]

06/06/2013

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Local music acts set for Boston benefit show

BOSTON (AP) — Aerosmith, James Taylor and Jimmy Buffett are joining other artists for a benefit concert for victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. Tickets for the show scheduled Thursday at the TD Garden sold […]

05/30/2013

Krystle Campbell, one of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. (AP Photo)

Mourners say final goodbyes to marathon victim

MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Hundreds of family and friends packed a church in Medford, Mass., for the funeral of a Boston Marathon bombing victim, while dozens more waited outside after being turned away.

04/22/2013

Mass. to observe moment of silence Monday

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is asking residents to observe a moment of silence Monday at the time the first of two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The one-minute silent tribute to victims is scheduled for 2:50 p.m.

04/21/2013

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick

Mass. gov: Video shows bomb suspect dodging blast

WASHINGTON (AP) — Surveillance video from the Boston Marathon attack shows one suspect dropping his backpack and calmly walking away from it before the bomb inside it exploded, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Sunday. The […]

04/21/2013

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Authorities ID name of wounded transit officer

WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have identified the transit police officer severely wounded in a shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

04/19/2013

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