BOSTON - Residents in Jamaica Plain should be on the lookout for a rabid beast after a raccoon tested positive for rabies near Brownson Terrace. http://bit.ly/oAh9CE
WORCESTER - A death investigation is underway after the body of a woman was discovered by a brook in Worcester Friday afternoon. http://bit.ly/rqVUC1
Protesters camping out in lower Manhattan have marched on NYPD headquarters. http://bit.ly/qsn0tS
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is reconsidering his decision to stay out of the race for the White House in 2012 and is expected to make a decision soon, according to several people close to the governor with knowledge of his thinking. http://bit.ly/oPKMIc
A woman seeking to become pregnant can sue a western Michigan fertility clinic that turned her down because she’s single, the state appeals court said Friday as it reinstated a discrimination case.
Americans earned less last month, the first decline in nearly two years. With less income, consumers could cut back on spending and weaken an already-fragile economy.
Stocks fell Friday, putting the market on track to end its worst quarter since the peak of the financial crisis. http://bit.ly/oIfg6K
The first paramedic to reach Michael Jackson’s bedroom has told a jury that the information he received from the physician charged in the singer’s death didn’t add up.
Amanda Knox was branded a “devilish slanderer” in an Italian court Friday as a verdict loomed in her appeal. http://bit.ly/o8WIvr
SALISBURY — The former police chief in Salisbury has been granted a $69,000 annual pension despite allegations that he traded drugs and other favors for sex from female criminal suspects and stole from crime scenes. http://bit.ly/mOLCVh
A missing 67-year-old man was found alive and well Thursday night after surviving for nearly a week eating bugs and leaves after crashing his car off a mountain in southern California. http://bit.ly/qqHlbv
Aircraft manufacturer Boeing said Friday that safety at its Ridley Park, Pa., plant had not been compromised by workers who allegedly abused drugs on the job. http://bit.ly/q3ujW5
Rezwan Matin Ferdaus, who was arrested Wednesday for an alleged terror plot, has previous arrests for marijuana possession and vandalism. http://bit.ly/q8JJyq
Arizona residents may have won the right to use medical marijuana, but winning one right may come at the expense of another. The federal agency responsible for firearms laws is giving them a choice — guns or dope, myFOXphoenix.com reported Thursday evening. http://bit.ly/p6COYM
Southbridge plays at Northbridge on High School Friday this week in a rivalry of… the bridges! http://bit.ly/ocD61Q
BOSTON - David Rundblad scored a power-play goal with 4:01 remaining to lift the Ottawa Senators to a 2-1 victory over the Bruins in a preseason game Thursday night. http://bit.ly/nU9hNh
For the fourth week of our “In the Huddle,” in which we talk to a member of the media from the city of the team the Patriots are playing that week, we chatted with Oakland. http://bit.ly/r4uSQK
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Thursday said he is so confident President Barack Obama’s jobs plan will pass, he is willing to buy the entire White House Press Corps cocktails should it not. http://bit.ly/qWQ9dW