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Cab Driver Charged With Leaving The Scene

A cab driver is under arrest after allegedly leaving the scene of an accident.

Det. Captain Steven Vicente tells WBSM News, a Star cab struck a pedestrian in the leg, while the man was crossing George Street late Wednesday afternoon

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Boston-Area Father And Son Plead Guilty In Hedge Fund Scheme

Here's a release from the FBI:

Two Boston-area hedge fund managers pleaded guilty today to conspiring to mislead investors into investing more than $500 million in their fraudulent hedge fund business

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People Versus O.J. Simpson Coming to Small Screen

Oscar winner Cuba Gooding, Jr. has been cast to play O.J. Simpson in Ryan Murphy's upcoming "American Horror Story" spin-off.

According to "Entertainment Weekly," "AHS" alum Sarah Paulson has also landed the role of Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark in "American Crime Story: The People v

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Hodgson, Sheriffs To Demand Tighter Border Security

Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson will be joining law enforcement personnel from around the country in Washington on Wednesday, demanding better border security.

They're also stating their opposition to what they call the "executive amnesty" of illegal immigrants

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Suspect In Iran Export Case Held Without Bail

A Chinese man accused of conspiring to export devices to Iran that can be used in nuclear production is held without bail after making an initial appearance in court.

Sihai Cheng attended a brief hearing Monday and agreed to be detained until his arraignment on Friday

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New Racial Profiling Guidelines To Be Announced

New racial profiling guidelines being announced by the Obama administration would exempt agents from the Homeland Security Department who do border checks and screen passengers at airports.

But the guidelines would also restrict the ability of the FBI and other Justice Department law enforcement agencies to take into account ethnicity, national origin and other factors

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Hernandez Seeks To Block Jurors From Hearing Details On Other Alleged Crimes

Former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has asked a judge to bar prosecutors from telling a jury at his upcoming Bristol County murder trial about evidence of his other alleged crimes, including the fatal shootings of two Boston men in 2012

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Threatening Note Found At New Bedford High School

Police responded to a threatening note Friday found at New Bedford High School.

The note was found inside the high school just before noon, and indicated a threat to the building.

Police considered the threat low-level and non specific, but conducted a sweep of the building as the school day proceeded

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Additional Arrests Made Related To Boston Marathon Bombing
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Chinese Man Accused of Illegally Exporting Goods To Iran

A Chinese man accused of conspiring to export devices to Iran that can be used in nuclear production has been brought to the United States to face charges.

Sihai Cheng arrived in Boston on Friday after being arrested in Britain earlier this year

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Ursula Archer Plays Mind Games With Her Readers In ‘Five’

At WBSM, we love celebrating phenomenal people with fabulous imaginations. Whether we're talking about Walt Disney or a bestselling novelist, they all have the ability to transport us to new other worlds that somehow reflect our own lives, needs and sometimes, even our nightmares. 

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