Mass. man says his parents, both prominent lawyers, knew he was growing, dealing pot at home

Mass. man: Lawyer parents knew I was drug dealer

NATICK, Mass. — Two prominent Boston-area lawyers are under investigation after their 20-year-old son told police his parents knew he was growing and selling marijuana at home.

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‘Survivor’ winner Richard Hatch jailed again; reason for arrest not immediately clear

‘Survivor’ winner Richard Hatch in jail again

BOSTON — “Survivor” winner Richard Hatch is once again behind bars.

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Judge postpones sentencing Big Dig contractor even though company has declared bankruptcy

Judge postpones sentencing Big Dig contractor

BOSTON — A Massachusetts judge has postponed sentencing one of the Big Dig’s largest contractors in connection with work on the $15 billion Boston highway project, even though the company has declared bankruptcy.

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David Ortiz says supplements may have landed him on drug list; MLB disputes government list

Ortiz says supplements may have landed him on list

NEW YORK —David Ortiz said he never knowingly used steroids and that over-the-counter supplements and vitamins likely caused him to land on a list of alleged drug users circulated by the federal government.

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Feds want former Mass. House speaker’s lawyer DQ’d for possible conflict of interest

Feds: Fmr. Mass. speaker’s lawyer has conflict

BOSTON — Prosecutors have asked a judge to disqualify the lawyer representing former Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi in his federal corruption case, because the lawyer also gave advice to a prosecution witness.

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Slain woman’s boyfriend, uncle, aunt seek custody of Mass. baby girl cut from mother’s womb

3 seeking custody of Mass. baby cut from womb

WORCESTER, Mass. — The uncle, aunt and estranged boyfriend of a slain woman whose baby was cut from her womb announced their intentions Monday to seek custody of the infant girl.

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Not guilty plea for 3rd Harvard shooting suspect; prosecutor IDs purported shooter

Not guilty plea for 3rd Harvard shooting suspect

MEDFORD, Mass. — A third suspect charged in a fatal Harvard University dormitory shooting was ordered held without bail Monday, and a prosecutor for the first time identified which defendant was the alleged shooter.

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3rd suspect in Harvard dorm shooting arraigned on murder charge in Massachusetts court

Suspect in Harvard shooting faces judge

MEDFORD, Mass. — A third suspect charged in a fatal Harvard University dormitory shooting has been ordered held without bail, and a prosecutor has identified the alleged shooter.

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Boston student who admitted downloading, sharing music ordered to pay $675,000 to record cos.

Jury awards $675K in Boston music downloading case

BOSTON — A federal jury on Friday ordered a Boston University graduate student who admitted illegally downloading and sharing music online to pay $675,000 to four record labels.

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Family believed baby cut from womb was theirs, mourn mother who never held her

Family believed baby cut from womb was theirs

WORCESTER, Mass. — Little things nagged at Cindy Dion while her son’s girlfriend, Julie Corey, was pregnant: One month Corey said she was four months’ pregnant — the next it was eight. Her due date pushed back drastically as it neared. And Corey suddenly refused to let Dion’s son, Alex, accompany her to the doctor.

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