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15 People Displaced By Fire In New Bedford

 

The Red Cross reports that 15 people were left without a home Saturday when a fire broke out at a rooming house on Ashley Blvd.

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Jared Remy Faces New Charges

Jared Remy, already awaiting trial for the murder of his girlfriend, Jennifer Martell, has now been charged with assaulting another detainee at the Middlesex Jail in Cambridge.

Boston.com is reporting the 35 year old Remy, son of Red Sox broadcast analyst Jerry Remy, is being charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon

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Welding Sparks Blamed For Deadly Boston Blaze

Associated Press - Officials say sparks from a welding operation next to a Boston brownstone caused the blaze that killed two firefighters last week.

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans says officials are confident the fire was not intentional

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TSM - Mayor Jon Mitchell

New Bedford Issues Update On Casino Planning

Another update from Mayor Jon Mitchell on the city's casino prospects.

In a written statement, the Mayor says the city advanced its efforts on casino gambling with the vote this week by the state Gaming Commission, delaying applications from private developers for a Southeastern Mass

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Chair-Throwing Student Can No Longer Attend NBHS

A New Bedford High School student, already facing criminal charges for allegedly throwing a chair at a teacher's desk, can no longer return to the high school.

Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin tells WBSM News, a due-process hearing was held on Friday

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Callender Found Guilty Of Second Degree Murder

A New Bedford man has been found guilty of killing a man in a fight outside a Fairhaven VFW post six years ago.

The Bristol County district attorney's office says jurors convicted 24-year-old Brandon Callender of second-degree murder on Friday for the fatal stabbing of 30-year-old Joshua Fitzgerald

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Gomes Wants Punishment For Others In Classroom

City Councilor Brian Gomes says the student involved in the chair throwing incident at New Bedford High School should be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

And Gomes says other students who were in the classroom, laughing and cheering on the student, should be punished as well

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Jim Davis / Getty Images

Investigators Determine Cause Of Fatal Boston Fire

Officials say sparks from a welding operation next to a Boston brownstone caused the blaze that killed two firefighters last week.

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans says officials are confident the fire was not intentional

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Massachusetts State Police
Massachusetts State Police

Heroin, Cash Seized After Taunton Traffic Stop

Massachusetts State Police say two local men have been arrested after a traffic stop in Taunton.

Police pulled the Hyundai over at around 7pm Thursday night on Oak Street for motor vehicle violations

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ABC 6 News Interviews NB High Teacher [VIDEO]

ABC6 - Providence, RI and New Bedford, MA News, Weather

18-year-old Kemar Omar Roselus will be summonsed to court for allegedly throwing a chair in a classroom at New Bedford High School in a video that went viral this week..

The teacher, identified as Joanne Moura spoke to ABC 6 News in Providence last night.

The

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