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FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Police have arrested a man they allege called in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the courthouse where the trial of Aaron Hernandez is being held. Fall River police on Friday announced the arrest of… Read more

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(AP Photo/Faith Ninivaggi, Pool) by MICHELLE R. SMITH, Associated Press FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has testified in his murder trial that he was intoxicated in the hours… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A Boston woman has been indicted on charges of fraudulently receiving tens of thousands of dollars in benefits by claiming she was injured in the Boston Marathon bombing. Joanna Leigh was indicted on charges of larceny and… Read more

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) By ERICA WERNER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, who’s dominated the Senate for a decade from the minority to the majority and back again, announced Friday he will… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Boston firefighters observed a moment of silence to remember two colleagues killed a year ago in a wind-swept fire in the city’s Back Bay neighborhood. Thirty-three-year-old firefighter Michael Kennedy and 43-year-old Lt…. Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — State transportation officials are considering adding paid express lanes on a section of Route 3 south of Boston in an effort to ease congestion and improve safety. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is considering… Read more

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WEBSTER, Mass. (AP) — The Worcester district attorney says Webster police officers responding to a domestic disturbance fatally shot a man who fired on them with a shotgun. District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. says 40-year-old Neil Seifert, of… Read more

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In this Oct. 16, 2014 file photo an Airbus 320 of Germanwings is parked at the airport as their pilots went on strike in Duesseldorf, Germany. A Germanwings Airbus plane with at least 142 passengers, two pilots and four flight attendants on board… Read more

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate has approved a balanced-budget plan that calls for trillions in spending cuts and repeal of the controversial health care law to erase red ink by the… Read more

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A police officer stands in front of an apartment building where they believe Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings airliner jet, lived in Duesseldorf, Germany. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) By JOAN LOWY Associated… Read more

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This undated photo released by the Vallejo Police Department shows Denise Huskins. Police say Huskins, who was reported kidnapped from her boyfriend’s San Francisco Bay area home and held for ransom, has contacted her father to say she’s in the… Read more

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DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors say a Colorado woman accused of luring an expectant mother to a basement and cutting the baby from her belly will not be charged with murder. Catherine Olguin, a spokeswoman for the Boulder County District Attorney’s… Read more

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(AP Photo/Elise Amendola) BOSTON (AP) — Ryan Getzlaf scored 3:09 into overtime to lift the Anaheim Ducks to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Getzlaf, who also assisted on Corey Perry’s tying goal late in the third period,… Read more

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NEW YORK (AP) — An apparent gas explosion has leveled an apartment building, largely destroyed another and launched rubble and shards of glass across streets in Manhattan’s trendy East Village, injuring 19 people. Mayor Bill de Blasio says… Read more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s new chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, is being paid more than $70 million for defecting from the same job at investment bank Morgan Stanley. The lucrative pay package disclosed in a Thursday regulatory filing… Read more