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Deleware Officials Find Remains Of 9 Jonestown Victims

Police say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware.

Officials with the state Division of Forensic Science are working to identify all remains and to notify relatives

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Radio Throwback Thursday

It's July 17, 1949. WBSM is broadcasting out of New Bedford for the very first time. The radio personalities are gathered around a microphone, putting on a show for their audience. Someone's accompanying the performance on the piano, and it's like a party right there in the studio

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Synchronized Swimming - 15th FINA World Championships: Day Eight

Synchronized Swimming in 5th Grade Talent Show [VIDEO]

And I thought my lip-sync to Hilary Duff's "Tiki Room" was impressive?

These boys did a great time entertaining their class with this performance. All their hard work DEFINITELY paid off! I could not stop laughing this morning when I found the video on my Facebook news feed

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Dartmouth’s John George Charged With Embezzlement

Dartmouth Select Board member and former State Rep. John George has been indicted and charged with embezzlement from an organization that received federal funds.

The charges were announced Wednesday by the U-S Attorney's office in Boston

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Greg Desrosiers / TSM

Woman Jumps Into New Bedford Harbor, Refuses To Get Out

Public safety personel pulled a woman from New Bedford Harbor on Wednesday, after the woman had jumped in without clothing, and refused to get out.

The incident happened just after noon time in waters off Pier Three

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Ethical Issues Over Use Of Experimental Ebola Drugs

The use of an experimental drug to treat two Americans diagnosed with Ebola is raising ethical questions about who gets first access to unproven new therapies for the deadly disease. But some health experts fear debate over limited doses will distract from tried-and-true measures to curb the growing outbreak _ things like more rapidly identifying and isolating the sick

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Governor Patrick Signs Flurry Of Bills

Gov. Deval Patrick is signing a flurry of bills into law including one designed to toughen Massachusetts' response to the ongoing substance abuse problem.

The bill strengthens the state's Prescription Monitoring Program _ designed to discourage the abuse of prescription drugs _ and requires insurance carriers cover abuse deterrent drugs

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Additional Arrests Made Related To Boston Marathon Bombing
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Friend Of Tsarnaev Appears In Federal Court

A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has pleaded not guilty to charges of trafficking heroin and possessing an illegal handgun.

Stephen Silva of Cambridge, Massachusetts, appeared in federal court in Boston on Wednesday

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Vice President Biden Speaks Out On Immigration

Vice President Joe Biden says the U.S. shouldn't think of unaccompanied children showing up at the border as someone else's children. He says "These are our kids."

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Seal for the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection. Courtesy Mass. Department of Environmental Protection Website.
Seal for the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection. Courtesy Mass. Department of Environmental Protection Website.

Fairhaven Shipyard To Install Sound Barriers

The Fairhaven Shipyard will be installing sound barriers as part of an agreement with the state Department of Environmental Protection.

The Standard Times is reporting that the shipyard will build either an acoustic barrier wall or acoustic barrier "containers" to address noise and dust pollution issues at the North Yard

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