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Marathon bombing suspect due in court Thursday

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has not been seen in public since he was arraigned on 30 federal charges in July 2013, when he still bore signs of the bloody standoff with police that led to his capture and the death of his older brother, Tamerlan.

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Police investigate more gunfire in Providence

Providence police are investigating an overnight shooting that happened on Arch Street. Little information is being released, but there were several shell casings found in the middle of the street just after midnight.

Boston Bruins' Chris Kelly (23) and Carl Soderberg (34), of Sweden, congratulate left wing Loui Eriksson, of Sweden, after he scored the game-winning goal on Minnesota Wild goalie Niklas Backstrom (32), of Finland, during overtime of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. The Bruins won 3-2. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

Eriksson’s OT goal helps Bruins snap 3 game skid

Loui Eriksson’s goal 1:30 into overtime gave Boston a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night, only the second victory for the Bruins in eight games and the fourth loss for the Wild in the past six.

Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier (10) drives against Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Rondo carries Celtics past Magic

Rajon Rondo had 13 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds to lead balanced scoring that carried the Celtics to a 109-92 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.

New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis, right, speaks with strong safety Tavon Wilson, left, during an NFL football training camp practice at Gillette Stadium, Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo)

Pats expect tough game against Jets

With straight faces, the New England Patriots always find something to praise about their next opponent, no matter how bad that team’s record may be.

FILE - In this May 22, 2013 file photo, Sony's logo is seen outside the company's headquarters in Tokyo.  A U.S. official says North Korea has been linked to the unprecedented act of cyberwarfare against Sony Pictures that exposed tens of thousands of sensitive documents and escalated to threats of terrorist attacks that ultimately drove the studio to cancel all release plans for the film at the heart of the hack, "The Interview."(AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye, File)

Sony cancels movie release of “The Interview”

The fallout from the hack that exposed a trove of sensitive documents, and this week escalated to threats of terrorism, forced Sony to cancel release of the North Korean spoof movie “The Interview.”

FILE In this photo taken July 29, 2014 in Conway District Court in Conway, N.H., Nathaniel Kibby, of Gorham, N.H. listens during his arraignment charged with kidnapping a 14-year-old girl. Kibby has been indicted on charges he kidnapped the 14-year-old girl, imprisoned her and sexually assaulted her over nine months. Two courts on Wednesday Dec. 17, 2014 released indictments on 200-plus counts charging Kibby with kidnapping, sexual assault and criminal threatening, among others. He has been jailed on $1 million bail since his arrest. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, Pool, file)

Charges: Stun gun, zip ties used on abducted teen

A man used death threats, a stun gun, zip ties and a shock collar to control a teenage girl he’s accused of kidnapping at gunpoint, imprisoning and sexually assaulting over nine months, according to indictments released Wednesday.

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Couple sues Whole Foods following son’s death

A Massachusetts husband and wife who blame their 8-year-old son’s death on the ground beef they bought at a Whole Foods Market have sued the supermarket chain and the ranch they say produced and processed the meat.