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TSM - Stabbing investigation In Fairhaven

Son Arrested for Allegedly Stabbing Parents

A Fairhaven husband and wife were stabbed Monday morning on Washington Street in Fairhaven. Their son is being charged with the crime.

A woman suffering stab wounds to her neck, ran into the School Department headquarters at 128 Washington Street around 9:15

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Andrews Sentenced To One Year In Jail, Loses License For 15 Years

A Fairhaven woman has been sentenced to two-and a half years in the House of Correction, one year to serve, after she was found guilty last month of motor vehicle homocide and other charges.

Renee Andrews was found guilty in the hit-and-run death of Katelyn Brienzo on Sconticut Neck Rd

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Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images
Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

Marine Who Went Missing In Iraq In 2004 Now Back In U.S.

A Marine who was declared a deserter nearly 10 years ago after disappearing in Iraq and then returning to the U.S. claiming he had been kidnapped, only to disappear again, is back in U.S. custody, officials said Sunday

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Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Iraqis Fight Back In Tikrit

Iraqi helicopter gunships struck suspected insurgent positions in Tikrit on Sunday as part of a government offensive to retake the predominantly Sunni hometown of former dictator Saddam Hussein from Sunni militants led by the al-Qaida breakaway Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, residents and officials said

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Mike Napoli homers in the 9th. / Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images
Mike Napoli homers in the 9th. / Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images

Red Sox Edge Yankees 2-1 On Napoli Blast

Boston slugger Mike Napoli homered in the top of the ninth, and closer Koji Uehara retired the Yankees in order in the bottom of the inning, as the Red Sox defeated New York, 2-1 Saturday night at Yankee Stadium

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Crowd on State Pier for Official Welcoming of the Charles W .Morgan / Photo from City of New Bedford
Crowd on State Pier for Official Welcoming of the Charles W .Morgan / Photo from City of New Bedford

New Bedford Officially Welcomes Back the Charles W. Morgan

The 173-year-old whaleship Charles W. Morgan was officially welcomed home to New Bedford Saturday. Speakers including mayor Jon Mitchell, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and others hailed the occasion as a glorious day for the city

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Massachusetts SWAT Teams Tell ACLU They Are Private Corporations, Exempt From Public Records Law

The American Civil Liberties Union hit an interesting snag while trying to put together a nation-wide report on SWAT team usage. The Washington Post reports that the ACLU's Massachusetts chapter sent a number of public records requests to various SWAT teams across the state, many of which are run by regional law enforcement councils, and several of those councils responded that they are private corporations and therefore exempt from the public records law

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Photo from Ocean Explorium
Photo from Ocean Explorium

Ocean Explorium, Zoological Society to Study Potential Merger

The Ocean Explorium and Buttonwood Park Zoological Society could eventually merge. The two organizations announced yesterday that they would launch a study into whether its feasible to bring the Explorium's programs into the zoo's operations

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Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Singer Bobby Womack Dies At 70

Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who influenced artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. He was 70.

Womack’s publicist Sonya Kolowrat said Friday that the singer had died, but she could provide no other details.

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Photo by U.S. Navy/Northrop Grumman via Getty Images
Photo by U.S. Navy/Northrop Grumman via Getty Images

Armed Drones Flying Over Baghdad

Even though armed U.S. drones have been flying over Baghdad, a defense official emphasizes that President Barack Obama still hasn't authorized airstrikes against Sunni militants.

The official says a handful of Predator drones armed with Hellfire missiles are being used to protect U

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