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‘Imitation Game’ introduces WWII codebreakers to audiences

NATICK, Mass. (AP) — In a story Feb. 20 about the Museum of World War II, The Associated Press, relying on information from the museum’s founder, erroneously reported that it is the only one in the country where patrons can use Nazi-era Enigma coding machines to encrypt and decrypt messages. At least one other museum, the National Cryptologic Museum, lets visitors use similar machines.

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3rd housecleaner called to stand in Hernandez murder trial

Ursula Ward, mother of Odin Lloyd, cries as photographs of her son's body are shown as evidence in the murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez at Bristol County Superior Court, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged in the murder of Odin Lloyd in 2013. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Prosecutors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez on Tuesday played video surveillance that showed his fiancee removing a trash bag from the home and putting it in a car the day after the victim was killed.

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Newly-discovered wasp named after Boston Bruins goalie Rask

In this Nov. 28, 2014, file photo, Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask watches the action during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Winnipeg Jets in Boston. There's a new buzz surrounding Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask. A Boston-area researcher who was part of a team that discovered a new species of wasp in Kenya has named the insect Thaumatodryinus tuukkaraski in Rask's honor. Rask described the honor as "pretty neat." (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

BOSTON (AP) — There’s a new buzz surrounding Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask.

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After tense exchange, Aaron Hernandez murder trial resumes

A bullet recovered from a .22 caliber gun on Landry Avenue, left, is compared against one recovered from the home of Aaron Hernandez, right, on the monitor during the murder trial for former NFL player Hernandez at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Ma., Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of killing Odin Lloyd on the morning of June 17, 2013. (AP Photo/The Boston Globe, Dominick Reuter, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Two women who cleaned the home of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez testified Monday at his murder trial that they saw guns stashed in three places in his house before the killing.

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Graham’s 24 lead No. 25 VCU past UMass 78-72

Massachusetts guard Trey Davis, right, drives down court as VCU forward Michael Gilmore, left, gives chase during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Siegel Center in Richmond, Va., on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.   (AP Photo/Zach Gibson)

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Treveon Graham scored 24 points and No. 25 VCU rebounded after blowing all of a 16-point lead, beating Massachusetts 78-72 on Saturday.

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