Thursday

Car Breaks
New Bedford Police are urging residents to take precautions following a series of car breaks in the Far North End.
"Serious Business"
The judge overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has chastised his lawyer for making a joke about Deflategate while questioning a witness in court.
James Sultan was questioning a state police trooper about tire pressure Thursday when he jokingly asked whethe…
Bombing Trial Update
A judge has excused 124 potential jurors in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
They were excused Monday from a group of about 400 who were the first of 1,350 people who last week filled out 28-page questionnaires to weed out people with obvious confl…
Feast Opens Thursday
Mayor Jon Mitchell says he's proud of the Feast of The Blessed Sacrament. The 100th Feast opens Thursday at 6pm in the North End, and continues throughout the weekend.
Speaking on his weekly radio program on WBSM, the Mayor says he's pleased the Feast has stuck to its traditional roots...