Dracut girls in fine national showing

07/11/2014 03:20 PM EDT
The Visionary Basket Club's 8th Grade Premier Pinnacle Team came in third place at the United States Junior Nationals Basketball Tournament in Hershey, Pennsylvania. 
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Basketball teams keep winning streaks going
03/14/2014 03:05 PM EDT - The Dracut girls eighth-grade travel basketball team improved its record to 19-1 as the Lady Middies cruised past Salem, N. Full Story

SPORTS
Dominant Buchholz ends skid

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Clay Buchholz cruised past the Tampa Bay Rays. Red Sox 3, Rays 0 Buchholz threw a three-hitter to stop his string of seven starts without a win, leading the Boston Red Sox over the Rays 3-0 on Sunday. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Dracut teacher is Red Sox 'MVE'

BOSTON -- Dustin Pedroia and David Ortiz were two of three "most valuable" members of Red Sox Nation who received ovations as they stood at home plate of Fenway Park, and whose images were shown on the giant center-field video screen on Aug. Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
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Scientists dig into Ebola's deadly genes for clues

WASHINGTON (AP) — A single funeral caused many. Stephen Gire and other health researchers on the ground in Africa had some hope that the Ebola outbreak was coming under control or at least plateauing in late May. Full Story
MOST RECENT
Dominant Buchholz ends skid

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Clay Buchholz cruised past the Tampa Bay Rays. Red Sox 3, Rays 0 Buchholz threw a three-hitter to stop his string of seven starts without a win, leading the Boston Red Sox over the Rays 3-0 on Sunday. Full Story
MONDAY
TV-Radio BASEBALL Major League Red Sox at Rays (NESN, 93.7 FM) 1 Phillies at Braves (ESPN) 1 Tigers at Indians (ESPN) 4 BASEBALL Minor League Spinners at Connecticut (980 AM) 7 TENNIS U. Full Story

Henley takes lead into final round at Deutsche Bank
NORTON -- Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship going into a Labor Day finish loaded with possibilities. Full Story

Patriots trade Mallett to Texans
Jimmy Garoppolo will be carrying a clipboard for Tom Brady on the New England Patriots' sideline this season. Full Story

Spinners unable to play spoiler
NORWICH, Conn. -- With a chance to play spoiler in the race for the New York-Penn League's final playoff spot, the Lowell Spinners came up empty. Full Story

Stewart's return to track ends early
Tony Stewart's return to the track Sunday night ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Full Story

Guard gives verbal commitment to UML
LOWELL -- The UMass Lowell men's basketball program recently received a verbal commitment for 2015 from guard Keith Hayes, a senior at McClellan High School in Little Rock, Ark. Full Story

Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story
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David Muir takes over at ABC's 'World News'

NEW YORK (AP) — Among the stories David Muir will introduce during his first week as ABC's "World News" anchor is one he reported about a generation of Syrian refugees missing out on an education. Full Story