(Updated 2:42 p.m.)
City Council Majority Leader Kevin Jackson has been arrested and will be arraigned this afternoon for allegedly misappropriating $12,000 in campaign contributions and embezzling $127,000 from the Providence Cobras, a youth track and field organization that he founded.
(Updated 1:33 p.m.)
The National Football League was found to have acted within its authority in benching New England’s star quarterback Tom Brady for four games for allegedly using underinflated footballs in a playoff game.
(Updated 3:17 p.m.)
CVS Pharmacy Inc. will pay $3.5 million to settle allegations that 50 of its Massachusetts stores violated the Controlled Substances Act by filling forged prescriptions for addictive painkillers and other controlled substances more than 500 times between 2011 and 2014.