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Tractor-trailer mishap shuts Sagamore Bridge for hours
The bridge was closed for several hours after a tractor trailer crashed into scaffolding on the structure, according to State Police.
MBTA waits a year to tell of issues at hedge fund
The hedge fund where the MBTA invested $10 million is shutting down and its chief executive is banned from the industry.
After narrow win, how do you like Patriots’ chances?
The Patriots did what was necessary to defeat the Jets, but Rex Ryan demonstrated how to attack New England.
Offensive line obviously a problem area for Patriots
Anyone watching the game could tell: The Patriots’ offensive line was getting whipped by the Jets.
Jets coach Rex Ryan says loss was the same old story
Ryan credited Bill Belichick, but he lamented the Jets’ missed opportunities in the red zone.
Jets’ Sheldon Richardson calls police killings ‘sad’
Richardson, who has been critical of law enforcement, said the killings are not the message he was trying to send.
With Pablo Sandoval, Red Sox made third their first priority
Pablo Sandoval provides the Red Sox with middle-of-the-order punch for a team that scored only 634 runs last season
Cam Newton’s return lifts Panthers over Browns, into NFC South lead
Newton accounted for two TDs just 12 days after being in a car accident and suffering two fractures in his lower back.
Arian Foster, Texans dent Ravens’ playoff hopes
Foster threw a TD pass, Randy Bullock kicked six field goals, and the Houston defense dominated in the victory.
After wild win over Vikings, Dolphins pledge to retain coach Joe Philbin
The Dolphins scored a touchdown with 1:11 left and followed with a blocked punt for a safety 30 seconds later.
Odell Beckham Jr. leads Giants to victory — again
Beckham had 148 yards receiving and two scores, his eighth straight game with at least 90 yards receiving.
Tony Romo, Cowboys reach playoffs in rout of Colts
Romo threw four TD passes to help Dallas clinch the NFC East title and end a four-year postseason drought.
Lions edge Bears, keep division title hopes alive
Joique Bell’s late TD run gave Detroit the cushion it needed to beat stumbling Chicago.
Aaron Rodgers, Packers beat Bucs to clinch playoff spot
Ill, banged-up QB passed for 318 yards and a TD in win, setting up season-ending showdown with Lions.
Steelers wrap up playoff berth by beating Chiefs
Pittsburgh ended a two-year postseason drought, and now faces Cincinnati in Week 17 for the AFC North title.
Falcons eliminate Saints, setting up Panthers showdown
Disputed TD propelled Atlanta past New Orleans, setting up showdown for NFC South against Panthers.
Harvard basketball misses out on record-worst loss
Harvard’s two leading scorers — Wesley Saunders and Steve Moundou-Missi — combined for 10 points on 1-of-15 shooting in blowout loss at sixth-ranked Virginia.
Anna Kendrick goes ‘Into the Woods’
How the Maine native came to play Cinderella in the star-studded Disney adaptation of the musical.
MIAA doesn’t conduct criminal background checks on referees
The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association lags behind athletic groups in other states in screening officials.