AirAsia plane with 162 aboard missing in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- An AirAsia plane with 162 people aboard lost contact with ground control on Sunday after takeoff from Indonesia on the way to Singapore, officials said. Full Story
MOST RECENT
Smith nets pair of goals, Dracut edges by Dover-Sherborn

12/23/2014 06:36 AM EST
Brian Smith scored both goals as Dracut skated past Dover-Sherborn, 2-1, in a non-league boys hockey game. 
Full Story
Dracut man charged after center pursuit
12/23/2014 06:34 AM EST - CHELMSFORD -- A 30-year-old Dracut man is facing a bevy of charges after he fled from a traffic stop and then led police on a pursuit around Chelmsford Center Sunday night before police boxed his vehicle in and broke a window to remove him. Full Story

Moulton released, but ordered to stay away from Dracut schools
12/19/2014 03:01 PM EST - LOWELL - Describing the charges against him as "outright lies," fired Dracut High School English teacher Robert Moulton repeatedly interrupted his arraignment with his comments, but ultimately agreed to stay away from all Dracut schools Full Story

Arbitrator: 'Sexually graphic' language cost ex-Dracut teacher job
12/19/2014 08:05 AM EST - DRACUT -- Former 17-year Dracut High English teacher Robert Moulton's insistent use of "sexually graphic" language in his classroom ultimately justified the district's decision to terminate him from his $75,000-per-year position, according to the Full Story

Dracut High drama involving fired teacher: 'I'm not leaving until I'm arrested'
12/19/2014 08:38 AM EST - DRACUT -- Just after 11 a.m. Thursday, police say former 17-year Dracut High English teacher Robert Moulton banged on the locked doors and screamed at the bolted windows of his former workplace from which he is legally banned. Full Story

Police: Fired Dracut High teacher intended to get arrested after arbitration loss
12/18/2014 09:05 PM EST - DRACUT - Just after 11 a.m. Thursday, police say former 17-year Dracut High English teacher Robert Moulton banged on the locked doors and screamed at the bolted windows of his former workplace from which he is legally banned. Full Story

(Emily Amsler/AP)
Dog not gone: Rescue in the Columbia Gorge

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A yellow Labrador that got spooked on a Christmas Day hike in the Columbia Gorge, snapping her leash and plunging 150 feet down a cliff, was rescued in the dark by a climber who rappelled to a narrow ledge where the dog was trapped. Full Story
(John Locher/AP)
Guitarist doesn't miss day of Vegas Cirque work

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It's easy to miss Bruce Rickerd during the "Mystere" show at Treasure Island especially when there's a man balancing upside-down on the foot of another, or a giant inflatable snail emerging from the massive moving stage or the gasp-inducing drops from acrobats above. Full Story