No injuries reported when Boston-area commuter train derails

A commuter train has derailed just outside of Boston but there were no reports of injuries
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1 dead in western Vermont car crash

State police say one person is dead following a car crash in the western Vermont town of Waltham
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Correction: NerdWallet-Liz Weston-Paying-Mortgage- story

Correction: NerdWallet-Liz Weston-Paying-Mortgage-Retirement story
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Liz Weston: Should you pay off mortgage before you retire?

Paying off your mortgage before retiring is usually ideal, but it's not always possible, so consider alternatives
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Veterinarians guard against opioid misuse

Drug epidemic forces Massachusetts veterinarians to guard against people using their pets to misuse opioids
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Man charged with stabbing after mom struck to be evaluated

A Massachusetts man facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly stabbing a tow truck driver who struck and killed his mother has been ordered to undergo a m
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Man charged in stabbing after fatal pedestrian accident

A Massachusetts man is facing attempted murder charges after authorities say he stabbed a tow truck driver who struck and killed his mother
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Student workers at Brandeis approve 1st labor agreement

Graduate students at Brandeis University have ratified their first labor contract with the school's administration
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Student workers at Brandeis get their 1st labor contract

Graduate students at Brandeis University have reached their 1st labor deal with the school's administration
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Student workers at Brandeis get their first labor contract

Graduate students at Brandeis University have reached their first labor deal with the school's administration
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Rallies, vigils to mark 73rd anniversary of Hiroshima attack

Peace activists are kicking off a week of solemn remembrances marking the 73rd anniversary of the U.S. dropping atomic bombs on Japan
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'Dukes of Hazzard' star pleads guilty in touching case

A former star of "The Dukes of Hazzard" television show has pleaded guilty to inappropriately touching two women in the cast of a musical in Massachusetts in wh
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'Dukes of Hazzard' star pleads guilty to in touching case

A former star of "The Dukes of Hazzard" television show has pleaded guilty to inappropriately touching two women in the cast of a musical in Massachusetts he wa
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Twice a Supreme Court runner-up, Hardiman is back at work

Federal appeals court Judge Thomas Hardiman is back at work just hours after missing out on another Supreme Court nomination
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Coast Cutter Healy returns to Seattle homeport

The crew of a Coast Guard icebreaker returned to their homeport in Seattle following the ship's annual artic deployment
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Top lieutenant to 'El Chapo' sentenced to life in prison

A top lieutenant to drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been sentenced to life in prison in a Virginia courtroom
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Deadline looms for Latinos detained by Arpaio's officers

Latinos illegally detained when then-Sheriff Joe Arpaio defied a court order face a Monday deadline to apply for taxpayer-funded compensation for the harm they
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Raiders sign CB Montrel Meander, place CB Leon Hall on IR

The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent cornerback Montrel Meander and placed cornerback Leon Hall on injured reserve
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Woods spared penalty because of high-tech video evidence

Upon further review, Woods avoids penalty under ruling limits high-def replays in slow motion
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A man and his baby: A desperate bid to cross into US

The young Honduran man was worried and you could see it on his face: Clutching his 1-year-old son, he looked back apprehensively toward the barrier he just cros
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The Latest: Dallas police chief says shooting was tragic

Dallas' police chief says all personnel in her department continue to feel "anguish" over the fatal shooting of a 26-year-old black man inside his own apartment
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Shooting of neighbor brings murder charges against officer

White Dallas officer charged with murder in fatal shooting of black neighbor
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White Sox acquire Colome from payroll-shedding Mariners

Reliever Alex Colome was acquired by the Chicago White Sox from the payroll-shedding Seattle Mariners for catcher Omar Narvaez
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Titans CB Malcolm Butler cleared from concussion protocol

Tennessee cornerback Malcolm Butler has been cleared from the NFL's concussion protocol and is expected to play Sunday when the Titans host the New York Jets
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