Latest Boston News

Colgate beats Loyola Maryland 76-63, ups win streak to 11

Jan. 30, 2023 21:59 PM EST

HARRISON, N.Y. (AP) — Ryan Moffatt had 19 points and Colgate upped its win streak to 11 with a 76-63 victory over Loyola Maryland on Monday night. Moffatt also contributed five rebounds for the Raiders (17-7, 11-0 Patriot League). Braeden Smith filled up the stat sheet with 16...

Marlins acquire reliever Matt Barnes in trade with Red Sox

Jan. 30, 2023 18:11 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins acquired reliever Matt Barnes in a trade with the Boston Red Sox on Monday. Miami sent left-hander Richard Bleier to Boston for Barnes and cash considerations. The 32-year-old Barnes was designated for assignment when the Red Sox signed outfielder...

Russian millionaire on trial in hack, insider trade scheme

Jan. 30, 2023 17:11 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A wealthy Russian businessman and associates made tens of millions of dollars by cheating the stock market in an elaborate scheme that involved hacking into U.S. computer networks to steal insider information about companies such as Microsoft and Tesla, a prosecutor told jurors on...

Lehigh earns 66-55 win against Boston University

Jan. 29, 2023 15:43 PM EST

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Keith Higgins Jr. had 19 points in Lehigh's 66-55 victory over Boston University on Sunday. Higgins shot 7 for 15 (1 for 6 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line for the Mountain Hawks (13-8, 8-2 Patriot League). Tyler Whitney-Sidney scored 13...

Father of 3 children who died says he forgives his wife

Jan. 29, 2023 14:13 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The husband of a Massachusetts woman who is accused of killing two of their children and assaulting a third who later died says his family was the best thing that ever happened to him, and that he forgives his wife. Patrick Clancy's statement appeared Saturday on a...

Army secures 66-55 victory over Holy Cross

Jan. 28, 2023 16:02 PM EST

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Ethan Roberts' 16 points helped Army defeat Holy Cross 66-55 on Saturday. Roberts also contributed three steals for the Black Knights (12-11, 6-4 Patriot League). Jalen Rucker scored 13 points and added nine rebounds. Coleton Benson shot 3 for 9 (2 for 7...

Report: NWSL to expand in Boston, Utah and California

Jan. 28, 2023 15:30 PM EST

The National Women's Soccer League is close to expanding by three teams, which will be in Boston, Utah and the San Francisco area, according to a Friday report in the Wall Street Journal. The women's pro league previously indicated it would add at least two teams by 2024. The Wall...

Gardner, Franklin lead No. 7 Virginia past BC, 76-57

Jan. 28, 2023 15:16 PM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Freshman Ryan Dunn is still finding his way at Virginia, but when the No. 7 Cavaliers needed a spark Saturday, he provided it. Dunn had a putback dunk and an alley-oop dunk in an 18-4 first-half run that gave Virginia control in its 76-57 victory over...

Martin Necas leads Hurricanes past Sharks 5-4 in overtime

Jan. 27, 2023 22:58 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Martin Necas scored late in regulation and again in overtime, and the Carolina Hurricanes topped the San Jose Sharks 5-4 on Friday night. Necas tied it at 4 when he got his 20th goal of the season with 11.5 seconds left in the third period. Then he beat James...

Prosecutor: 3rd child dies after attack by Massachusetts mom

Jan. 27, 2023 18:21 PM EST

DUXBURY, Mass. (AP) — A 7-month-old boy has died after his 32-year-old mother in Massachusetts was charged with injuring him and killing two of her other young children. Callan Clancy died late Friday morning, according to a written statement from Plymouth District Attorney Timothy...