- Texas man arrested for powder-letter hoax
- Islamic State opens ‘marriage bureau’ for single jihadists
- Drone almost blocks California firefighting planes
- Tornado rips off roofs, downs trees near Boston
- GOP: Environmental rules keeping agents from accessing border
- John Kerry: Millions displaced by religious fighting in 2013
- Federal appeals court rules against Virginia’s gay marriage ban
- White House says Russia ‘losing’ war in Ukraine
- Hamas turns to North Korea for weapons deal, Iran for money
- Syrian casualties surge as jihadis consolidate
By David Keene
Allowing states to innovate could reduce dependency on bureaucracy
Topic - Sam Sutter
Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter says he'll seek re-election to a third term and take part in the high-profile murder prosecution of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez.
Prosecutors say a fourth man has been arrested in connection with the killing of a New Bedford man last year.
Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter said overdoses and admissions to treatment centers have nearly doubled since 2007.
He said addiction to prescription painkillers, and the low cost and accessibility of heroin is at the core of the epidemic.