NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a former New York transit executive directed a subordinate to purchase $58,000 worth of iPhones on the taxpayers’ dime and then had them sold for personal profit.
Angel Barbosa was the chief procurement officer at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority ...
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s first black Supreme Court justice says he won’t run for president, quashing widespread speculation.
Joaquim Barbosa announced his decision on Twitter Tuesday, calling it “strictly personal.”
Many thought Barbosa could win support from voters on the left and ...
As sweeps go, Lowell’s 3-0 boys volleyball victory over Greater Lowell on Friday wasn’t easy.
After winning Game 1, 25-18, Lowell had to scratch and claw to take back-to-back tight games (25-23, 26-24) en route to improving to 5-2.
Gr. Lowell ...
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s first black Supreme Court justice said Thursday he is considering a run for president, which could be a significant turn since the widely known retired justice appeals to both supporters and detractors of the current front-runner, jailed former President Luiz Inacio ...
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Cadillac retained its spot in victory lane at the Grand Prix at Long Beach but it wasn’t the usual winners.
Joao Barbosa and Filipe Albuquerque ended Wayne Taylor Racing’s three-year winning streak at Long Beach by driving their Cadillac DPi-V.R. to victory for ...
The Greater Lowell Tech boys volleyball team made quick work of Pope John on Thursday with a 3-0 victory.
The Gryphons improved to 3-1.
Greater Lowell 3
Pope John 0
Senior middle hitter Jimmy Raposo had 11 kills. Senior outside hitters Anthony Thach ...
SEBRING, Fla. (AP) — Pipo Derani, Johannes van Overbeek and Nicolas Lapierre teamed to give Nissan a victory in the 12 Hours of Sebring endurance race Saturday.
Derani took the checkered flag in the No. 29 entry, crossing the finish line 12.5 seconds ahead of Renger Van Der Zande in the ...
-- Priscilla Cruz, 44, 24 Beaulieu St., Lowell; operation of motor vehicle after license suspended, warrant.
-- Jill Ferri, 32, 10 New Fletcher St.; warrant.
-- Roger Didonato, 36, warrants (larceny over $250, possession of Class C and Class E drugs.
-- Carlos ...
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Bullard-Havens advances to CTC girls basketball semifinals
BRIDGEPORT — Daniella Escobar scored 13 points to lead three players in double figure scoring for Bullard-Havens in the Tigers’ 49-29 win over Goodwin Tech in the quarterfinals of the CTC girls basketball tournament Tuesday afternoon.
Arianny Santana and Jah’Nasia Lee added 11 and 10 ...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest at the Rolex 24 at Daytona
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Action Express Racing has won its third Rolex 24 at Daytona title with an overall victory in the prestigious sports car race.
The win went to Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi and ...
Prep Boys Basketball: Oakland falls to Regis, 44-37
STAYTON— The Oakland Oakers fell 44-37 to Regis in a nonleague game Friday night.
It was the first loss of the season for the Oakers (5-1).
Cotton Brownson led Oakland with 11 points. Cameron Benzel added eight points and nine rebounds.
Regis (5-2) was led by Brandon Piete who ...
From inside the lines to out, Express-News staff writer Terrence Thomas takes a look back and a look ahead at the high school sports landscape:
2: Area teams to earn a spot in Prep Volleyball’s final national ranking. O’Connor, which this season advanced to the UIL Class ...
FBI helps university investigate series of racist notes
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts university has asked the FBI to help investigate a series of racist notes left on campus.
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The Clemens Lady Buffaloes set a school-record 40 wins this season with their 3-1 win over Brandeis in the first round of the Class 6A volleyball playoffs. That 41st win, however, would escape them when they faced the nation’s 1 team in second-round playoff action.
The Buffaloes gave the ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man faces up to 20 years in prison after being found guilty of fatally stabbing another man during a street fight in 2012.
The Connecticut Post reports that 56-year-old Mario Chavez was convicted Thursday of first-degree manslaughter in the May 2012 ...
BRIDGEPORT - A former city man is facing up to 20 years in prison after he was found guilty of fatally stabbing another man during a street fight in 2012.
The jury of six men and six woman deliberated for a day and a half before finding 56-year-old Mario Chavez not guilty of murder but ...
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NORFOLK - The Northeast Community College women’s volleyball team earned their second win of the week here last night, defeating Ellsworth Community College in three sets (25-11, 25-8, 25-15).
Macy Stewart led the Hawks in kills with 11, while Elizabeth Selting had ten. Samantha Brester ...
SAO PAULO (AP) — The death toll from a day care center fire in southeastern Brazil rose to nine on Friday as two 4-year-old girls died of burns while being treated in a hospital.
A firefighter in the city of Janauba in the state of Minas Gerais said by telephone that Cecilia Davina ...