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4K for Cancer Ride

Two UMD seniors will ride across the country to raise money for cancer research.

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Is Uber An Employer?

If there's one thing Uber is adamant about, it's that its drivers are independent contractors, not its employees. But Florida doesn't agree, with the state's Department of Economic Opportunity deciding last week that former Uber driver Darrin McGillis was an employee of the company, and therefore is eligible for unemployment insurance

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Taunton Man Guilty Of First Degree Murder

A Taunton Man has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for the 2010 slaying of his father-in-law.

Thirty-three year old Richard Carreiro-Forbes was sentenced Tuesday in Fall River Superior Court by Judge Rene Dupuis

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Jim Phillips | TSM

Council Asked To Consider Additional Funding For Schools

A member of the New Bedford School Committee is asking the City Council to approve a provision in state law that will allow the Council to consider two budget proposals for New Bedford Schools.

School Committee member Bruce Oliveira told WBSM News, " that particular amendment would say that the School Committee would have the ability to recommend to the Council that they accept the School Committee's budget over whatever number was in the Mayor's budget

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Evan Foster and Zachary Boyer are ready to ride across the country as part og the 4K for Cancer - Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Evan Foster and Zachary Boyer are ready to ride across the country as part og the 4K for Cancer - Greg Desrosiers/TSM

UMass Dartmouth Seniors Get Set To Ride Across The Country

Two UMass Dartmouth seniors have raised over $9,000 for cancer research and hope to add to that number as they ride across the country this summer.

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Sargent, Rodrigues/Facebook

Fairhaven High School Dealing With Tragic Loss Days Before Graduation

Fairhaven school administrators are working to console students at the high school after the tragic loss of a fellow classmate.

18-year-old Meghan Sargent, a graduating senior at Fairhaven High, was killed after the car she was in, driven by 21-year-old Brooklyn Rodrigues, crashed on Route 6 in Mattapoisett Monday night

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Update: Two Fairhaven Women Die In Mattapoisett Crash

Update:  Two Fairhaven women were killed Monday night when the car they were riding in slammed into a tree and came to rest in front of 83 Fairhaven Road or Route Six in Mattapoisett.  Chief Mary Lyons identified the operator as 21 year old Brooklyn Cody Rodrigues.  The passenger was identified as 18 year old Meghan Sargent.  She was scheduled to graduate this weekend from Fairhaven High School.

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Mattapoisett Police are reporting two people were killed last night, when the car they were in slammed into a tree at Route Six and Mattapoisett Neck Road.

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Man With Gun Reported Near New Bedford School

New Bedford Police had their guns drawn this morning after receiving reports of a man with a firearm near Holy Family Holy Name School in the West End.

The call came in around 7:30am Tuesday morning, with reports indicating a man had fired a rifle near the school

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U.S. Marine Cpl. Caleb Earwood and Bride Maggie
U.S. Marine Cpl. Caleb Earwood and Bride Maggie

Worth More Than A Thousand Words

U.S. Marine Cpl. Caleb Earwood married his best friend, Maggie, on Saturday. They could not have asked for a more perfect Memorial Day Weekend to tie the knot. Asheville, North Carolina was filled with more love and prayers than ever before, especially from the bride and groom

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