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South Korean Economy Boosted As Won Jumps To New High
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Best Birthday Gift Ever?

MTV reported how one lucky duck just cashed in big money from a scratch ticket! 19 year old, Deisi Ocampo, received the golden ticket from her father on her birthday. She scratched it the next day and went into shock as she realized she had just won FOUR M

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Amazon Eyeing FR Technology Park for New Distribution Center

There's some positive economic development news coming out of Fall River .

The Herald News says the global company Amazon has sent a letter of intent to Mayor Will Flanagan, announcing its desire to build a one-million square foot distribution center at the Life Science and Technology Park at the Fall River-Freetown line

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New Bedford Remains The Nation’s Top Fishing Port

NOAA has released its annual report on Fish-Landings In The U-S, and the Port of New Bedford is again the top fishing port dollar-wise in the nation. It's the 14th year in a row that New Bedford has been number one

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Latest Electronic Games Debut At E3 Expo
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Why I Wish I Still Had My Nintendo 64

Buzzfeed recently published a list of retro toys that are worth a few bucks today. As long as your Furby is still in mint condition, you could make about $500. Still have that old GameBoy Advanced? Congratulations! You co

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Market Basket Appears Back On Track

A New England supermarket chain that was nearly brought to its knees by a feud among owners and a revolt by workers is quickly putting the turmoil behind it.

Ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas returned to Market Basket after making an offer of more than $1

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Sears To Close Dozens Of Stores

Sears stock is getting a boost on word of major cutbacks just in time for the holidays.

Shares in Sears Holdings rose nearly five percent today after a report that the struggling retailer plans to lay off nearly 55-hundred employees and close dozens of stores -- many of them before Christmas

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Wall Street Has Best Day Of The Year

The stock market had its best day of the year as investors applauded solid earnings from U.S. companies and economic growth in China.

It was the fourth straight gain for the Standard & Poor's 500. Th

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Candidates Spar Over Paying For Southcoast Rail

Both Charlie Baker and Martha Coakley say they support the SouthCoast Rail Project, but they differ on how to pay for the estimated $2 billion project.

During a debate Friday at UMass Dartmouth, Democrat Coakley expressed her support for a plan approved by Gov

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Mass. Man Sentenced To Jail And Restitution For Cybercrime

A Massachusetts man who was part of an international cybercrime ring has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison.

Lamar Taylor of Salem was sentenced Friday. He was also ordered to pay restitution of $338,649 and to be on supervised release for up to three years after his prison term

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Obama Urges More “Chip” Technology In Credit Cards

President Obama is making moves aimed at making government credit and debit cards more secure.

Visiting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in DC, Obama issued an executive order shifting magnetic strip cards to cards with more secure chip technology

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