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Bruins win in overtime in Toronto

David Krejci beat Maple Leafs goalie James Reimer in overtime for the game-winner and a hat trick.

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David Krejci scored three goals, including the game-winner in overtime, as the Bruins defeated the Maple Leafs in Toronto and took a 3-1 lead in their playoff series.

Twins designated hitter Ryan Doumit rounded third base after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning off Red Sox starter Allen Webster.

Twins 15, Red Sox 8

Red Sox pitching is no match for Twins

The Twins scored 11 runs in the first two innings as the Red Sox lost for the fifth time in their last six games.

Country star Vince Gill was the featured guest at the opener of the Boston Pops’ 128th season.

Vince Gill helps Boston Pops kick off 128th season

Country music star Vince Gill was the featured artist with the Pops, but Dr. David King, who treated victims of the Marathon bombings, drew the biggest applause.

Poll puts Markey 17 points over Gomez in US Senate race

US Representative Edward J. Markey has a significant advantage over Republican nominee Gabriel E. Gomez in their Senate race, according to a poll released Wednesday.

Marathon bombings

US won’t allow release of suspect’s college records

The US Department of Education said releasing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s student records at UMass Dartmouth would violate federal privacy law.

Mass. will require test for marijuana contaminants

Under state rules, medical marijuana dispensaries will be required to hire an independent lab to test their products for pesticides or heavy metals.

Ariel Castro (center) was charged with kidnapping and rape. His brothers Onil (left) and Pedro (right) do not currently face charges.

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Ohio man charged with kidnapping, rape

Authorities have filed kidnapping and rape charges against Ariel Castro after three women were found alive in his home. His brothers currently face no charges.


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Rob Gronkowski broke his forearm on Nov. 18 against the Colts and rebroke it on Jan. 13 against the Texans.

Decision on surgery for Gronkowski is in two weeks

Doctors will decide in two weeks whether to replace the metal plate in Rob Gronkowski’s forearm in a surgery that would be his fourth since breaking it in November.


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Book Review

Helene Wecker’s debut novel blends historical fiction and fantasy.

‘The Golem and the Jinni’ by Helene Wecker

Wecker’s first novel is a blend of historical fiction and fantasy with a dash of sci-fi about faith and free will.