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Bernard Madoff / Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
Bernard Madoff / Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images

Second Madoff Son Dies

Andrew Madoff, the only surviving son of convicted financier schemer Bernard Madoff, has died of lymphoma.  He was 48.

Relatives say he died Wednesday morning at Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Center in New York

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2014 CMT Music Awards - Arrivals
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Will She Have an All American Girl?

One of my favorite country artists is expecting her first child! Carrie Underwood and her husband Mike Fisher announced their big news on Instagram Monday night. Their dogs, Ace and Penny, donned on the cutest blue and pink shirts which read "I'm going to be a big brother" and "I'm going to be a big sister," respectively

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UMass Dartrmouth Begins New Year With Convocation

Returning students and first-year freshmen are making their way around the UMass Dartmouth campus as classes begin.

Some 1,500 freshmen were invited to a Convocation Ceremony on Monday, and received some advice from Chancellor Divina Grossman

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Getty Image- Sen. Elizabeth Warren
Getty Image- Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Senator Warren Says She’ll Vote To Repeal Casino Law

Anti-gambling activists are touting a major political boost from U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren as their campaign to repeal the state's casino law heads into the final stretch.

The first-term Democrat said Monday following the Boston Labor Council's Labor Day breakfast that she'll likely vote in favor of repealing the law that opened the door for Las Vegas-style gambling in Massachusetts

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Actress Jennifer Lawrence / Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images
Actress Jennifer Lawrence / Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Celebrity Hacker Comes Forward — Sort Of

An anonymous hacker claims to be part of a team responsible for publishing nude photos of more than 100 celebrities.

In claims posted to a known hacker comment board, the anonymous user says the security breach took months to pull off

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New officers take oath at New Bedford City Hall / Jim Phillips / TSM
New officers take oath at New Bedford City Hall / Jim Phillips / TSM

City Welcomes Five New Police Officers

The City of New Bedford has added five new officers to the ranks of the police department.

All five recently graduated from the New Bedford Police Acadamy, and were sworn in Monday at New Bedford City Hall

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Photo by Rusty Russell/Getty Images
Photo by Rusty Russell/Getty Images

Teens Escape From Tennessee Youth Detention Center

Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and 10 of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said.

The teens — ages 14 to 19 — left their rooms and went into a common area, where they overwhelmed 16 to 18 staff members, Tennessee Department of Children’s Services spokesman Rob Johnson said

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Kasey's Closet
Clean out time!

Make Room For Fall

September was always the start of a new school year for me. It marked a changing of the seasons and I always took advantage of the opportunity to clean out my closet and change out the summer clothes for fall apparel

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Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Japan Urges Stockpiling Of Toilet Paper

 A message Japan began delivering Monday is a bit unusual, but true enough: Don’t wait until it’s too late to think about toilet paper.

The government and paper companies kicked off a ‘‘Let’s stockpile toilet paper!’’ campaign to mark Disaster Prevention Day, warning of a possible crisis because nearly half of the supply comes from one of Japan’s most earthquake-prone areas.

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TSM - Supt. Pia Durkin (L) during recent School Committee meeting (Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
TSM - Supt. Pia Durkin (L) during recent School Committee meeting (Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

New Bedford Superintendent Says District Prepared for New Year

School is set to begin Tuesday and Superintendent Pia Durkin says the district is ready to take on a challenging academic year. With two struggling elementary schools and other difficulties, Durkin said it's heartening that the district's turnaround plan recently was lauded by the state

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