Obama meets with newly elected governors

...don't have time to be ideological because people expect them to deliver," Obama said.Newly elected governors from Alaska, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island also took part in Friday's meeting.
Today in sports history leading Carlisle (Pennyslvania) Indian School past nationally ranked Harvard 18-15 before 25,000 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1939 - Texas Tech and Centenary play to a 0-0 tie in a torrential downpour in Shreveport, Louisiana. There are an...
My Turn: Gratitude

...S. tradition compares the holiday with a meal held in 1621 by the Wampanoag and the Pilgrims who settled in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Our grade school history books recounted the generosity of the Wampanoag and the gratitude of the Pilgrims.While over-commercialization...
Murkowski ready to lead Senate Energy Committee

...than a dozen seats, Democrats were stunned by their party's losses in governor races in stronghold states Illinois, Massachusetts and Maryland."It is a wave, and I think it's a positive wave for our country, positive in what we can achieve for...
Slack Tide: There's more to Thanksgiving than football and antacid

...Virginia, undoubtedly looking for their share of the lucrative Thanksgiving tourism market. Ever been to Plymouth, Massachusetts? That place is like Disney. Okay, Euro Disney. More contentious still, while Abraham Lincoln officially designated...
New England schools face rash of threats

...Nearly a dozen schools and colleges in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Connecticut have...Thomas Scott, executive director of the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents...receiving an emailed threat and the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts was temporarily...
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NOAA report: 2013 U.S. seafood landings, value increased from 2012

...Dutch Harbor fishers landed 753 million pounds valued at $197 million.For the 14th consecutive year, New Bedford, Massachusetts, had the highest valued catch - 130 million pounds, valued at $379 million - due mostly to the highly valued sea scallop...
Mitt Romney rallies support for GOP

...riff on a Romney comment from 2012 that he had "binders full of women" as candidates for Cabinet positions when he was Massachusetts governor.But the focus of the event was on Sullivan, who is challenging Democratic Sen. Mark Begich in a race that could...
Seattle top birds on the AP Pro32 rankings games.Seattle's next game is on Monday night Oct. 6 in Washington, and Cincinnati will travel to Foxborough, Massachusetts, to face Tom Brady and the New England Patriots on Oct. 5."Andy Dalton has thrown 84 passes this season for the Bengals...
GOP Congress to weigh legal pot in DC

...Other legalization advocates plan a big push for similar initiatives on 2016 ballots in California, Arizona, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada, Nadelmann said.Legalization opponent Kevin Sabet, the president of Smart Approaches to Marijuana, said...


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