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Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Rondo Trade Rumors Persist

The Rajon Rondo trade rumors are resurfacing again. ESPN reports the Celtics and Mavericks "are in substantive discussions on a trade that would send Rondo" to Dallas.

The deal would involve draft picks with at least one of them being a first rounder along with center Brandan Wright going to Boston

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Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images

Input Sought On Fisheries Plan

The New England Fisheries Management Council is requesting input on a plan for the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office.

Spokeswoman Allison Ferreira says the plan identifies objectives associated with seven primary strategic goals of sustainable fisheries; habitat conservation; protecting resources; organizational excellence; customer service; and aquaculture

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Jathan Fink’s Sweet Potato Spoon Bread [RECIPE]

There's little I enjoy more than having a noisy house full of guests, laughing over a delicious, special meal. From the very first time I prepared my sweet potato spoon bread, I realized that this was a dish that would keep the crowd clamoring for more.

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University of Massachusetts President Robert Caret / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
University of Massachusetts President Robert Caret / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

UMass President Leaving For Post In Maryland

University of Massachusetts president Robert Caret is leaving to become the chancellor of the University System of Maryland.

The announcement was made on Wednesday by James Shea, chairman of the USM Board of Regents

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Governor’s Council Approves 3 Clemency Requests

The Governor's Council has commuted the sentence of a former Brockton woman and granted pardons to two other people, marking the first clemency votes in Massachusetts in more than a decade.

The eight-member council voted 6-2 on Wednesday to approve Gov

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Dzhokar Tsarnaev / FBI Photo
Dzhokar Tsarnaev / FBI Photo

Tsarnaev Due In Court Thursday

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has not been seen in public since he was arraigned on 30 federal charges in July 2013, when he still bore signs of the bloody standoff with police that led to his capture and the death of his older brother, Tamerlan

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Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
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Who Should Get Credit for The BIG Gift?

Some parents might not have it in their budget to buy their kids lavish gifts this Christmas. So when it comes time for the little ones to open gifts from Santa, they might discover a new hat and a pair of gloves

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'The Interview' Barcelona Photocall
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Sony Cancels The Release Of The Interview

If you were hoping to see Seth Rogen and James Franco play spies this Christmas, you are not in luck. After weeks of hacker hassles and threats about the release of this movie, Sony has pulled the plug.

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Getty Images - U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz

New England Compounding Center Officials Arrested

Mold and bacteria were in the air and on workers’ gloved fingertips. Pharmacists used expired ingredients, didn’t properly sterilize them and failed to test drugs for purity before sending them to hospitals and pain clinics

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Domingo Martinez
Domingo Martinez

Domingo Martinez Turns Family Tragedy Into A Heartwarming Memoir [VIDEO]

Domingo Martinez is the New York Times bestselling author of The Boy Kings of Texas, a deep memoir that provides a series of anecdotes about growing up in the borderland between Texas and Mexico in the 80s. Now the much-anticipated companion book to his acclaimed first book is in stores and it examines the inner dynamics of families facing tragedy.

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Water Main Break In New Bedford

A water main break this morning has flooded sections of MacArthur Drive in New Bedford.

Department of Public Infrastructure Commissioner Ron Labelle says the break occurred around 10:15 a.m. near the intersection with Elm Street causing some homes and businesses to temporarily lose water

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(Photo by Jim Bourg-Pool/Getty Images

Obama: US Ending Outdated Approach To Cuba

President Barack Obama says the U.S. will end its outdated approach to Cuba that has failed to advance U.S. interests.

Obama is announcing Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba have agreed to re-establish diplomatic relations and open economic and travel ties

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Coat Check for Car Seat

There are a lot of safety issues to remember as the weather grows colder, but this one may be overlooked. Keep your babies out of harm’s way this season.

Do you put your baby in the car seat while wearing a big, poofy coat? Research states that it’s dangerous

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Sam Sutter and wife Dottie during victory celebration.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Sam Sutter and wife Dottie during victory celebration.

Sutter Victorious In Fall River Recall Election

In a historic recall election, Fall River Mayor Will Flanagan has been ousted and Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter will replace him.

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Mayor Jon Mitchell testifies at Fisheries Council hearing / Greg Desrosiers / TSM
Mayor Jon Mitchell testifies at Fisheries Council hearing / Greg Desrosiers / TSM

Mitchell Testifies At New England Council Hearing

Members of the New England Regional Fishery Management Council were in New Bedford Tuesday night, listening to suggestions from the community on the best ways to manage fisheries in the North Atlantic

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Flanagan Loses Recall Election, Sutter Wins

Fall River Mayor Will Flanagan has conceded a mayoral recall election to Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter, one of seven challengers he faced in a two-part recall vote.

Flanagan conceded Tuesday night after coming up short on both parts of the ballot

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Nasketucket Bay / Photo from Mass. DCR and Buzzards Bay Coalition
Nasketucket Bay / Photo from Mass. DCR and Buzzards Bay Coalition

Conservation Project Protects 410 Acres Around Nasketucket Bay

More than 400 acres of land surrounding Nasketucket Bay in Fairhaven and Mattapoisett are being preserved and turned into a state park, thanks to the work of the Buzzards Bay Coalition and the state Dept

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Photo by Wendy Maeda/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Blackstone Woman Indicted For Murder

A Massachusetts woman has been indicted on two murder charges after the skeletal remains of three babies were found in her squalid home in September.

District Attorney Joseph Early announced the charges Tuesday against Erika Murray

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