Posts Tagged Massachusetts

Opponent of Boston’s 2024 Olympics bid eyes ballot question

BOSTON (AP) — An opponent of Boston’s 2024 Olympics bid has taken a first step toward putting a question before voters on next year’s ballot.

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Deflategate? Patriots Nation is pumped, not deflated

In this  Jan. 21, 2015 photo, "Deflate-gate" cookies are offered for sale at Boston Common Coffee in Boston's North End neighborhood. As the NFL investigates how footballs got deflated during the New England Patriots' AFC Championship game, and detractors accuse the team of cheating, very little air seems to have gone out of Patriots Nation and its Super Bowl euphoria. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Make no mistake: New England fans are pumped, not deflated.

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Boston 2024 to make Olympic bid info public

Shadows of organizers and reporters pass a video display screen prior to a news conference by organizers of Boston's campaign for the 2024 Summer Olympics in Boston, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. The organizers released their "bid book," which will give new insight into the vision behind the Games proposal. Boston was picked by the USOC as its bid city for the 2024 Olympic Summer Games. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Sailing in Boston Harbor. Baseball at Fenway Park. Beach volleyball on Boston Common, the oldest public park in the United States.

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Pats brush off talk of deflated footballs as NFL reviews

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) spikes the ball after catching a five-yard touchdown pass during the second half of the NFL football AFC Championship game against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used underinflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed the league found 11 balls were not properly inflated.

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Pool from US Olympic trials to relocate to Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The pool from the 2012 Olympic trials will be dismantled and moved to Boston after the competition.

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