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Meet the winter Olympians with Maine ties

These athletes with Maine ties will compete in the Winter Olympics. Troy Murphy Hometown: Bethel Event: Moguls skiing Age: 25 Personal: 2014 FIS Rookie of the Year; 2015 national champ; 2017, ranked sixth...

NFL suspends Rob Gronkowski for 1 game

  The NFL suspended New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski one game on Monday for a late, gratuitous hit to the head of Bills defensive back...

Police say Gronkowski’s home burglarized

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Police say the home of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was robbed while he was away at the...

NFL changes concussion protocol after Savage incident

HOUSTON (AP) — The NFL and the players' union announced a series of changes Friday to the way potential concussions are handled during games...

Red Sox fans find the AL East champion banner in the street

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have not clinched this year's American League East division championship, but a banner marking the accomplishment has already...

NBC’s Olympic tape delay has the internet pretty riled up

No, events at the Pyeongchang Olympics are not all televised live. And, yes, that means you sometimes will find a result before you see...

Detroit Lions hire Matt Patricia as coach

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions hired Matt Patricia on Monday, doubling down on the franchise's hope it can copy the New England Patriots'...

Community came together to get Troy Murphy from Bethel to the Olympics

BETHEL — On a September evening in 2010, Matt Murphy sat down with Woody Hughes at the bar in the Mill Hill Inn. Hughes...

Bethel's Troy Murphy vying for Olympic spot

PARK CITY, Utah — Bethel native Troy Murphy is on the road to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Murphy, a mogul skier,...

The Red Sox and Hanley Ramirez are breaking up

The Boston Red Sox have cut ties with first baseman/DH Hanley Ramirez, designating him for assignment Friday. The move opens a roster spot for second...
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