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Local Vets Recognized

Local veterans recognize the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War during a ceremony Saturday.

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Cop In Coma

Boston police officer in a medically induced coma after being shot in the face last night.

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Matt Damon Shooting Movie On North Shore

Lights, camera, action: Manchester-by-the-Sea is the backdrop for a new Matt Damon movie of the same name.

Damon is producing the independent film with the working title "Manchester-by-the-Sea." Scenes are being shot in the Massachusetts town as well as in nearby Beverly, Gloucester and Salem

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Kentucky Edge Notre Dame, Earn Spot In Final Four

With everything at stake, Kentucky didn't panic and played to perfection.

The Wildcats made clutch shots, buckled down on fearless Notre Dame and kept their unblemished season intact.

The shot at history and another NCAA title are in reach

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Chris Gomes speaking at Vietnam Veterans' Recognition Day ceremony at Fort Taber/Fort Rodman.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Chris Gomes speaking at Vietnam Veterans' Recognition Day ceremony at Fort Taber/Fort Rodman.

Local Veterans Honor Vietnam Veterans’s Recognition Day

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 499 recognized the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War Saturday with a ceremony at Fort Taber/Fort Rodman.

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David Ortiz / Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images

David Ortiz Talks PED’s And Hall Of Fame

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: "I never knowingly took any steroids." And this, too: "I deserve to be in the Hall of Fame."

The remarks by the 39-year-old designated hitter came in a column Thursday for The Players' Tribune, a website founded by Derek Jeter that gives professional athletes a platform

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Photo by Melanie Stetson Freeman/The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images

Charter School Debate Comes To Southcoast

Several speakers discussed the future of charter schools during a forum held Friday at the UMass School of Law in Dartmouth.

Professor Preston Greene of the University of Connecticut was one of the presenters

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Two New Bedford Lawyers Urge Gaming Commission To Follow Casino Law

Two New Bedford lawyers have written a letter to the Mass. Gaming Commission, urging them to follow the state's 2012 Casino Law, and award a casino license in Region C --- Southeastern Massachusetts

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Suspect Dead, Officer Wounded In Boston Shootout

A suspect in a motor vehicle stop opened fire on Boston police and seriously wounded an officer before being killed by authorities. An apparent innocent bystander also was injured.

The shootout happened shortly after 6:30 p

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Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancee Testifies At Murder Trial

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee says the former NFL star was drunk the night that Odin Lloyd was killed. At Hernandez's murder trial in Fall River on Friday, Shayanna Jenkins testified that she and Hernandez were celebrating Father's Day by getting drunk on vodka and cognac

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Jim Phillips | TSM

EPA Awards $200k To New Bedford for Brownfield Redevelopment

The EPA has awarded the City of New Bedford a $200,000 grant to further clean-up efforts at a brownfield site.

The grant will go towards work at the former Payne Cutlery site at the southernmost section of Church Street

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Baker Seeks Federal Disaster Aid For Snowstorms

Gov. Charlie Baker has formally asked the federal government to declare a disaster in 10 Massachusetts counties after a record-setting series of winter storms.

The request was made Friday in a 22-page letter to President Barack Obama, delivered through the Federal Emergency Management Agency

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Rick Diamond/Getty Images

A String Pickin’ Good Time Coming to the Z!

The Zeiterion Performing Arts Center has had a banner season, and it's not over yet!

The "Year of the Uke" has placed a spotlight on the ukulele, with such artists as Jake Shimabukuro and the Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra taking front and center at The Z

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