Posts Tagged Massachusetts

Rodriguez gets to rest, not in Yankees starting lineup

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez reacts walking back to the dugout after striking out in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

BOSTON (AP) — A-Rod is getting a rest from his pursuit of his next home run milestone.

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Boston Marathon runner seeking man she kissed on a dare

In this April 20, 2015 photo provided by Paige Tatge, her mother, Barbara Tatge, left, kisses an unknown spectator in Wellesley, Mass., as she ran in the Boston Marathon. It's a tradition for male runners to kiss the women attending Wellesley College as they line the marathon route. Barbara made good on a dare by her daughter, Paige, that she kiss a man as she ran along the route. Now they would like to know who she actually kissed. (Paige Tatge via AP)

BOSTON (AP) — A Tennessee woman who ran the Boston Marathon is looking for the man she kissed on a dare.

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Patriots choose Texas defensive tackle Brown in first round

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots keep using the draft to build a formidable young defensive line.

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Ainge defends Olynyk for injuring Love

Danny Ainge, Boston Celtics president of basketball operations, laughs as he responds to a reporter's question during an end of season media availability at the NBA team's practice and training facility Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Waltham, Mass. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Hall of Famers Kevin McHale and John Havlicek had some of their best years coming off the bench for the Boston Celtics. As did Cedric Maxwell, whose number is also hanging from the rafters at the Boston Garden.

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Germany foils suspected Boston-style attack, officials say

German police officers secure evidence in front of an apartment in Oberursel, Germany, Thursday, April 30, 2015. Chief of police for western Hesse state Stefan Mueller said authorities found a pipe bomb, 100 rounds of ammunition, parts of an assault rifle and a chemical that can be used to build a bomb during a raid overnight in the town of Oberursel. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

BERLIN (AP) — German authorities foiled what they believe may have been an imminent Boston Marathon-style attack on a professional cycling race planned for Friday, seizing a cache of weapons, including a pipe bomb, and chemicals that can be used to make explosives in a raid on a suspected Islamic extremist’s home outside Frankfurt.

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