2nd man charged with murder in Bourne slaying
FALMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Authorities have charged a second person with murder in connection with a fatal, drug-related shooting in Bourne this week.
Report: State gains more than 8K jobs in March
BOSTON (AP) — Preliminary estimates show Massachusetts gained more than 8,000 jobs in March while the state's unemployment rate dropped to 6.3 percent from 6.5 percent the previous month, the state office of Labor and Workforce Development said Thursday.
Maine elver season starts slow due to cold weather
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine elver fishermen and dealers are reporting small catches and reduced prices in the first week and half of the state's season for immature eels.
LePage: Maine faces $7M in welfare-related fines
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage says Maine faces more than $7 million in federal fines because it's not meeting work participation requirements for welfare recipients.
10th-grader suspended for having yellow squirt gun
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A 10th-grader in Maine has been suspended for 10 days for having a bright yellow squirt gun.