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Republican candidate for Governor Charlie Baker / Photo by Dina Rudick / The Boston Globe / Getty Images
Republican candidate for Governor Charlie Baker / Photo by Dina Rudick / The Boston Globe / Getty Images

Baker Wins Republican Primary

Charlie Baker will get another shot at winning the Massachusetts governor's office in November.

The former head of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care defeated business owner and tea party member Mark Fisher in Tuesday's GOP primary

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Photo by Getty Images
Photo by Getty Images

Obama Briefs Congressional Leaders On ISIS Strategy

The White House says President Barack Obama has told congressional leaders he has the authority he needs to take the action against the Islamic State militants that he will outline Wednesday night

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Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Home Depot Confirm Data Systems Breached

Home Depot is confirming that its payment data systems have been breached, and says the hack could affect customers who used cards at U.S. and Canadian stores.

The largest U.S. home improvement chain says there is no evidence debit card PINs were compromised, and no evidence online customers or shoppers at stores in Mexico are affected

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Two new fire engines parked outside City Hall./ Taylor Cormier / TSM
Two new fire engines parked outside City Hall./ Taylor Cormier / TSM

New Bedford Purchases Two New Fire Engines

New Bedford Fire Chief Michael Gomes has been advocating for new fire engines since becoming Chief nearly four years ago. On Tuesday, he got his wish.

Mayor Jon Mitchell unveiled two new fire engines outside City Hall

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Nordeste Mayor Carlos Mendonca (L) with Dartmouth Selectboard Chair Michael Watson /  Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
Nordeste Mayor Carlos Mendonca (L) with Dartmouth Selectboard Chair Michael Watson / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

Another Sister City Agreement For Dartmouth

The town of Dartmouth has several "Sister City" agreements in place with communities in England and the Azores.

The Dartmouth Selectboard signed another one Monday night with the Azorean city of Nordeste

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Lucky Horseshoe

Make Your Own Luck

Mr. Carl Robidoux stood at the front of his eighth grade history class one day and said something that would stick with me for the rest of my life. "Luck is just the perfect combination of opportunity and preparation

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Disney Princes in Reality [VIDEO]

Pete saw this video last night and couldn't wait to tell me about it. I LOVE anything Disney and this clip is one of the funnier parody's I've seen. Our favorite is the Beauty and the Beast scene where Belle is a hostage and the Beast is a dominant captor

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Aaron Hernandez Seeks To Suppress Phone Evidence

Lawyers for former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez are asking a judge to suppress evidence from his cellphone, saying state police investigating a murder case didn't have a proper warrant to take the phone from them at their office

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Woman Struck By Lightning Dies

Police say a 61-year-old Connecticut woman struck by lightning at a Massachusetts beach has died.

Ipswich police said in a statement that Marguerite Tomany, of North Grosvenor Dale village in Thompson, Connecticut, was one of two women struck by lightning at Crane Beach on Saturday when severe thunderstorms moved through the area

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Jim Phillips / TSM
Jim Phillips / TSM

Low Turnout Expected In Tuesday’s Primary Election

The state's top elections official says signs point to a low voter turnout for the Massachusetts primary election despite contested races for governor and other statewide offices.

Secretary of State William Galvin said Monday that he expected approximately 550,000 people to vote in Tuesday's Democratic primary and up to 170,000 to cast Republican ballots

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