Spinal-cord stimulators help some patients, injure others

Doctors and medical device manufacturers promote spinal-cord stimulators as the answer to U.S. opioid crisis. But AP investigation reveals the device is more da
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Device treating pain draws thousands of injury reports

Spinal-cord stimulators treat people suffering from chronic pain. Device makers say they're safe. But AP investigation shows they're more dangerous than patient
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Medical device that treats pain shocks, burns patients

Medical device manufacturers push product that uses electrical currents to block pain signals before they reach the brain. They say spinal-cord stimulators help
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Patients shocked, burned by device touted to treat pain

AP investigation: Medical device companies and doctors aggressively push spinal-cord stimulators as a safe antidote to the deadly opioid crisis in the U.S. and
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Guilty plea in Connecticut College embezzlement case

A former official at Connecticut College has pleaded guilty to a federal criminal charge in the embezzlement of more than $173,000 from the school
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Truck driver charged in crash that killed 2

Police charge truck driver involved in Rhode Island crash last year that killed two Massachusetts residents
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Hudson's Juniper Farms ice cream trucks inspire devotion

Before she could even drive, Cassia Landry worked inside a Juniper Farms Ice Cream Co. truck
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Florida man dies from injuries suffered in building collapse

A Florida man has died nearly two weeks after being injured when a 13-story building collapsed
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Boston Scientific: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

Boston Scientific: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
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Police: 1 injured in building collapse on Miami Beach

Police say a 12-story building on Miami Beach that was slated to be torn down has collapsed, injuring one person
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Crumbling foundations fund receives delayed $19 million

The entity overseeing Connecticut's crumbling foundations account has finally received the $19 million it's been seeking for several months
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Another court nixes Trump push to cut 'sanctuary city' funds

A federal judge says the Trump administration can't withhold over $29 million in law enforcement money from six states and New York City in a clash over their i
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Rep. Moulton: Pelosi should step down as Speaker after year

U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton says he could support Nancy Pelosi for House speaker _ if she and the two top members of her leadership team agree to step down after a y
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Sanders Institute gathering a pep rally for liberal ideas

Supporters of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders were in Burlington Friday as part of a three-day pep rally for his liberal ideals that focused on many of the policy issu
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High court vacates sex trafficking convictions

Rhode Island's highest court has vacated the sex trafficking conviction of a 36-year-old Massachusetts man authorities say trafficked underage girls at a now-cl
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Pittsfield bank robber gets up to 5 years in prison

A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to up to five years in prison for robbing a Pittsfield bank in September
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Former jail guard gets 4 years for committing 2 robberies

A former Massachusetts jail guard who robbed a drugstore and a convenience store has been sentenced to four years in prison
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Sanders gathering hears Medicare-for-all funding plan

A new study presented to people attending a meeting of supporters of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders says a Medicare-for-all system could save money over the nation's
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Law that punishes dealers for overdoses is used for 1st time

A Massachusetts man is the first person charged under a new Rhode Island law that allows life sentences for drug dealers who sell drugs that lead to fatal overd
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4th suspect pleads guilty in state police OT scam

A retired Massachusetts State Police trooper has pleaded guilty to collecting more than $29,000 in overtime pay he did not earn
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Not president, not yet a senator: Romney is starting over

Not president, not yet Utah senator: Romney learns Washington in the rarefied Senate
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Atlanta reaches MLS final in 2nd year, knocks out Red Bulls

Atlanta United advanced to Major League Soccer's championship match in just its second season, losing to the New York Red Bulls 1-0 but winning the two-match Ea
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Atlanta reaches MLS final in 2nd year, knocks out Red Bulls

Atlanta United advanced to Major League Soccer's championship match in just its second season, losing to the New York Red Bulls 1-0 but winning the two-match Ea
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Letters of support pour in for threatened Muslim girl, 10

A Muslim girl in Massachusetts has received hundreds of letters of support after receiving threatening notes at her elementary school
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