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The race for governor is heating up in the week before the primary. Republican Patricia Morgan is holding a news conference Tuesday to talk about what she would do as governor while Democrat Matt Brown is expected to respond to incumbent Gov. Gina Raimondo's latest advertisements. UPCOMING: 200 words following Morgan's 10:30 a.m. news conference, more on merits.


Voters in Massachusetts were choosing between incumbents and fresh faces in Tuesday's primary, where several members of the state's all-Democratic U.S. House delegation faced spirited challenges. The ballot also featured races for governor and a Republican contest for the U.S. Senate. By Bob Salsberg and Steve LeBlanc. SENT: 650 words. UPCOMING: Will be updated after polls close at 8 p.m., photos.


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Rick Porcello goes for his 16th victory as the Boston Red Sox try for their second straight win over the Braves. Sean Newcomb pitches for Atlanta and has a 12.15 ERA with 29 hits allowed in his last three home starts. By Charles Odum. UPCOMING. 800 words with photos. Game starts at 7:35 p.m.

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