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Ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz out of hospital after shooting

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Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is out of the hospital following three surgeries after being shot in the back at a bar in the Dominican Republic.Read more

Teenagers share extra ticket to Red Sox game with homeless fan

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Armed with an extra ticket to a Boston Red Sox game, three teenagers reached out to an unsuspecting fan.Read more

Mayflower replica to sail for 400th anniversary of voyage

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A replica of the Mayflower will sail to Boston as part of commemorations of the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims' landing in Massachusetts.Read more


Plane makes emergency landing in Boston after fire on board

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A fire aboard a Virgin Atlantic flight headed to London forced the plane to make an emergency landing in Boston.Read more

Veterinarian: Bulldog swallows 19 baby pacifiers

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A Boston veterinary hospital got quite a surprise recently when a family brought in their bulldog after he stopped eating.Read more

Boston sculpture deemed 'too hot' for children to play on

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A sculpture that was unveiled last month in Boston is now posing a danger to children who play on it.Read more

1st defendant faces sentencing in college admissions scandal

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Federal prosecutors plan to ask a judge Wednesday for more than a year in prison for a former Stanford sailing coach who admitted to accepting bribes in the college...Read more

David Ortiz flown to Boston after being shot in a bar

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David Ortiz was flown to Boston for more medical care Monday after the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his...Read more

Police: David Ortiz shot in ambush at Santo Domingo bar

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Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at close range Sunday night in his native Dominican...Read more


9 hospitalized when subway car derails in Boston

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A subway car has derailed in Boston, sending nine people to the hospital.Read more

Police: Jewish boys helped save man with swastika tattoo

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Massachusetts authorities say a group of Jewish teens played a key role in saving the life of a drowning man with a tattoo of a swastika.Read more