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Attorney General Eric Holder (L) talks with Capt. Ron Johnson / Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images
Attorney General Eric Holder (L) talks with Capt. Ron Johnson / Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images

A-G Holder Says Ferguson Visit Constructive

Attorney General Eric Holder calls his trip to troubled Ferguson, Missouri "constructive." In a Justice Department news conference, Holder vowed that the investigation into the death of an unarmed black teenager will be fair, thorough and independent

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Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images

Ebola Patient Being Released From Hospital

The charity an American doctor infected with Ebola works for says he's now recovered from the virus and will be released today from an Atlanta hospital.

Dr. Kent Brantly and colleague Nancy Writebol were flown out of the West African nation of Liberia earlier this month and have been getting treatment at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta

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Girls Rescued From Cape Cod Hotel Pool

Two young sisters from New York vacationing on Cape Cod have been flown to a Boston  hospital after they were pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool.

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WJAR-TV being sold to Sinclair Broadcast Group

Media General is selling WJAR-TV to Sinclair Broadcast Group.

The sale was announced Wednesday by Media General and LIN Media. The two broadcast companies are combining.

WJAR serves the greater Providence market

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Photo from Mass. Clean Energy Center
Photo from Mass. Clean Energy Center

Alves: Council Being Kept “In The Dark” About Marine Commerce Terminal

City Councilor David Alves feels the Council is being kept in the dark about future operations at the Marine Commerce Terminal, now under construction in the South End.

Alves think's the Council should get a guided tour of the project

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Photo Fairhaven Fire Dept.
Photo Fairhaven Fire Dept.

Fairhaven Firefighters Quickly Douse Porch Fire

Fairhaven firefighters quickly doused a porch fire Wednesday afternoon.

Crews were called to 31 Hitch Street just before 3pm, after smoke and fire was noticed coming from an enclosed porch. Neighbors were attempting to douse the fire with a garden hose when firefighters arrived

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Waseem Andrabi/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Local Politicians Speak Out Against ISIS

Local politicians want the United States to fight back against the Middle East terrorist group ISIS, but don't want it to turn into another full-scale war.

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Says More Disaster Aid Needed For Fishermen

Is $14 million enough to save hundreds of Massachusetts fishermen facing an industry crisis? US Senator Elizabeth Warren doesn't believe it is.

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New Bedford High School Jim Phillips / TSM

Summer Grads To Receive Diplomas On Thursday

New Bedford High School will be the scene of a graduation ceremony on Thursday.

Twenty-six students who, for whatever reason failed to attain enough credits to graduate back in June, attended classes this summer to qualify for their diplomas

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Jim Phillips / TSM
Jim Phillips / TSM

Patrick: Market Basket Talks At Critical Point

Gov. Deval Patrick says he hopes to talk again to warring cousins whose battle over management of the Market Basket grocery store chain has sparked an employee walkout and customer boycott.

Patrick said he will likely speak to Arthur T

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