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Harvard Receives Largest Gift Ever

Harvard's public health school has received a $350 million gift _ the largest single donation in the history of the university _ to bolster research into major global health threats.

Harvard president Drew Faust on Monday officially announced the gift from a philanthropic foundation established by the family of T

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Pro-Casino Group Raises $1.8 Million To Oppose Repeal

Political campaigns on both sides of the casino debate have filed their first finance reports with the state.

The Committee to Protect Massachusetts Jobs, which wants to defeat a November ballot question to repeal the state's casino law, reported Friday nearly $1

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Fackbook Acquires WhatsApp For $16 Billion
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Smartphones and Stupid Settings

Has anyone else noticed how a video will automatically start playing once you scroll passed it on your Facebook newsfeed? Yea, that little change may be the reason you wanted to toss your phone bill out the window last month

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Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

Market Basket Employees Back On The Job

Market Basket is back, and part time employee Joann Davis of New Bedford couldn't be happier.

Joann was bagging groceries on Thursday, welcoming customers back to the New Bedford store. During the six week stalemate over ownership issues, Davis admits she sometimes worried that Arthur T

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Fall River Man Pleads Guilty In “Black Money” Scheme

A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to defrauding another man out of $100,000 in a so-called ``black money'' scheme.

Saah Johnson, of Fall River, entered his plea Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Providence

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Current Job Openings [INTERVIEW]

Here's the list for this week, the "Hot Jobs Report" that we get every week from the Greater New Bedford Career Center.

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Dartmouth Police Station has been closed since March. / Photo by dartmouthpd.org
Dartmouth Police Station has been closed since March. / Photo by dartmouthpd.org

Dartmouth Select Board Work For “Better” Temporary Police Station

The Dartmouth Select Board is taking steps to improve conditions for the town's Police Department.

The department is currently working out of trailers next door to the current police station.  The station has been closed since March after legionella, the bacteria that causes Legionnaires Disease was found inside the stations' plumbing

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Saving Money With Solar Energy [Video]

Watch our video to find out how you can save money with Solar Energy!

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Gas Prices Drop Again In Mass.

The price of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts has dropped another 2 cents, and has now fallen 13 cents in the past month.

AAA Southern New England reports Monday that the average cost of a gallon of self-serve, regular in the Bay State is now $3

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Market Basket Board Meeting Called Off

It looks as though the Market Basket saga will continue for a while longer.
The grocery store chain's Board of Directors was supposed to conduct a meeting via a conference call Sunday night at 10pm, but word came out just before 7pm that the meeting was off

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