• Healey for attorney general - 08/29/2014 05:54 PM EDT

    When you walk into any Market Basket, you see those retro pink and white linoleum tiles on the floor. Full Story
    One of the nicest aspects about living in New England is our lack of weather extremes. Sure, we have the occasional oppressive summer and never-ending winter, but we can only imagine how people in the Midwest and Southwest deal with the constant threat of devastating tornadoes and withering drought. Full Story

    Patriots end preseason with a loss

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- No one wanted overtime in the preseason finale, and Bill Belichick made sure neither the New York Giants or New England Patriots had to endure it. Full Story
    One dead in Pelham motorcycle crash

    PELHAM, N.H. -- Mammoth Road was closed near Tenney Road in Pelham Tuesday night after a crash involving a car and a motorcycle claimed the life of the unidentified motorcycle rider, The Sun has learned. Full Story
    Playboy model jailed in Australia for drug role

    SYDNEY (AP) — Former Playboy model Brandi Brandt was sentenced to up to six years in prison Friday for being part of a drug smuggling ring that brought cocaine to Australia. Full Story
    Peter Lucas: Coakley's deal with lobbyist doesn't pass the Galvin test

    08/29/2014 08:22 AM EDT
    No, Billy Galvin is not the attorney general; he just plays one on Beacon Hill -- that is to say the Massachusetts Statehouse. 
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    Michelle Malkin: Asian-bashing Dems and minorities who allow it
    08/28/2014 09:24 AM EDT - Harry Reid is a bigoted Beltway corruptocrat with an interminable case of diarrhea of the mouth. The feeble-minded coot stuck his foot in that mess of a mouth again last week at the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce. Full Story

    E.J. Dionne: If Democrats could only rename Obamacare
    08/27/2014 07:42 AM EDT - WASHINGTON -- The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall's elections. Full Story

    Peter Lucas: So which president's 'days are numbered'?
    08/26/2014 08:50 AM EDT - War, like politics makes for strange bedfellows. Consider for a moment that the U. Full Story

    Michelle Malkin: The jihadi serial killer who no one's talking about
    08/25/2014 08:50 AM EDT - For two bloody months, an armed jihadist serial killer ran loose across the country. At least four innocent men died this spring and summer as acts of "vengeance" on behalf of aggrieved Muslims, the self-confessed murderer has now proclaimed. Full Story

    Missing gear is a familiar story at city utility
    08/24/2014 09:04 AM EDT - A Sun Staff report THE LATEST scandal at the Lowell Regional Water Utility is the use of a city communications device assigned to the department to text nasty messages to JoAnn Gitschier, mother of incoming Utility Director Erik Gitschier. Full Story

    Michael Goldman: Triple-decker kid thrilled to meet these 3 classy folks
    08/26/2014 11:31 AM EDT - As many of my regular readers know, I've been around politics and politicians for more than 45 years. Full Story

    1K-pound alligator caught in Alabama sets record

    CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) — A gigantic alligator caught by a family in Alabama earlier this month has set a Safari Club International world record. Full Story
    Fire destroys house on late author Clancy's estate

    HUNTINGTOWN, Md. (AP) — Authorities say two boys have been charged with setting a fire that destroyed an unoccupied house on the Maryland estate of the late novelist Tom Clancy. Full Story