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Prosecution Focuses On Text Messages In Hernandez Trial

A phone company official testifying in Aaron Hernandez's murder trial says several text messages the former NFL player exchanged with a co-defendant before the killing are missing from his phone.

Prosecutor Patrick Bomberg on Friday went through dozens of nondeleted text messages Hernandez exchanged with Ernest Wallace in the days surrounding the June 17, 2013, killing of Odin Lloyd

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Plainville Teen Charged Following Friend’s Suicide

A high school honor roll student has been charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly encouraging a friend to commit suicide.

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Update: Tsarnaev Trial To Start Wednesday, March 4th

UPDATE:  The trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev is set to begin next Wednesday. A court official said that opening statements will take place in Boston on March 4th. Tsarnaev is charged with killing three people and injuring 264 others in the April 15th, 2013 attack

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Credit: New Bedford Police

Two New Bedford Residents Face Heroin Trafficking Charges

Two New Bedford residents are facing drug charges following their arrest Tuesday night by members of the Organized Crime and Intelligence Bureau.

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District Attorney Thomas Quinn / Credit: Steve Klamkin WPRO News
District Attorney Thomas Quinn / Credit: Steve Klamkin WPRO News

Baker To Swear In Quinn As DA

The new district attorney overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is due to be sworn in.

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"American Sniper" Murder Trial Begins In Texas
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American Sniper Trial Verdict: Details

Ex-Marine Eddie Ray Routh has been found guilty of murder in the "American Sniper" trial. Routh admitted to shooting Chris Kyle and his friend, Chad Littlefield on February 2nd, 2013. However, he pleaded NOT GUILTY due to the psychotic episodes he suffers from with PTSD

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Eddie Ray Routh / Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via Getty Images

American Sniper Trial Now In Hands Of The Jury

The fate of the man charged with killing "American Sniper" Chris Kyle is in the hands of the jury.

Closing arguments wrapped up today in a Texas courtroom with prosecutors telling jurors Eddie Ray Routh committed a "cold, calculated capital murder" when he shot and killed Kyle and friend Chad Littlefield at a gun range in 2013

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Additional Arrests Made Related To Boston Marathon Bombing
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Judge Allows Demonstrations Outside Federal Court

A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev  to bar demonstrations near courthouse entrances by people who believe the bombings were part of a government plot

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No Federal Charges For George Zimmerman

George Zimmerman reportedly will not face federal charges for killing 17-year-old black teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012.

ABC News says that's the announcement coming soon from the U.S. Department of Justice

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Credit: New Bedford Police

Dartmouth Man Facing Firearms Charges

New Bedford Police arrested a Dartmouth man with a stolen firearm.

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