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PALMER, Mass. (AP) — Police have identified a 21-year-old Connecticut woman who was struck and fatally injured by a newspaper delivery truck in Palmer. Police told the Republican newspaper of Springfield on Tuesday that investigators are trying to determine why Hana Hamideh was sitting in the...
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Police say two workers at a utility construction site in Lowell were hurt, one seriously, after a car went out of control. The accident happened at about 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday as workers from New England Utility Constructors were preparing a trench for a natural gas line...
SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — Police have recovered an estimated $5,500 worth of sports memorabilia that was stolen from a Saugus barbershop last month. The items included jerseys signed by Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and former Celtics star Paul Pierce. They...
BOSTON (AP) — Investigators are searching for an unidentified male suspect following a break-in at an Army Reserve center in central Massachusetts. Worcester City Manager Edward Augustus said in a statement Monday that 16 weapons were taken from the Lincoln Army Reserve Center in Worcester (WUS...
MOSCOW (AP) — In a striking shift, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin are embarking on a tentative path toward closer ties and possible military cooperation, as the bitter rift over Ukraine gives way to common cause against the Islamic State group. After weeks of...
Police forces and soldiers patrol in Saint-Denis, a northern suburb of Paris, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. Police say two suspects in last week's Paris attacks, a man and a woman, have been killed in a police operation north of the capital. AP Photo/Christophe Ena
SAINT-DENIS, France (AP) — Amid gunfire and explosions, police raided a suburban Paris apartment where the suspected mastermind of last week’s attacks was believed to be holed up Wednesday. The siege ended with two deaths and seven arrests but no clear information on the fugitive’s fate. The...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday sought to reassure regional economic and political leaders that his government will keep the world’s No. 2 economy growing. In a speech to a business conference on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit,...
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A New York man who spent 29 days in jail after Pennsylvania state police mistook homemade soap for cocaine has filed a lawsuit. The (Allentown) Morning Call reports Alexander Bernstein says he had to pay thousands of dollars in court costs and missed Thanksgiving with his...
DENVER (AP) — A powerful wintery storm dumped heavy snow on parts of Colorado on Tuesday while bringing the threat of tornadoes to millions in Arkansas and Texas, where a handful of damaging twisters had plowed through that state’s Panhandle the day before. Much of Interstate 70, Colorado’s main...
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Police have given a New Jersey man special recognition for sandwich throwing: They locked him up. The Fairfax City Police Department in Virginia says in a news release that 32-year-old Jonathan M. Magnes of Morristown was drunk when he threw a sandwich at a 50-year-old man at...

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