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Gaza Truce Holds For Second Day

A temporary truce between Israel and Hamas has held for a second day, as negotiators for Israel and Hamas huddled for another day of talks mediated by Egypt.

The talks continued well into the evening, but it's not clear whether the two enemies had made any progress

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Mayor Jon Mitchell Takes The “Ice Bucket Challenge”

Not even Mayor Jon Mitchell could escape the viral "ice bucket challenge" that has been sweeping social media.

Mitchell was nominated by Standard Times reporter Jonathan Carvalho to pour a bucket of ice water over his head and donate $10 to research for ALS, or donate $100 if he decided not to participate

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Mosquito Spraying Scheduled For Early Thursday

More mosquito spraying planned for New Bedford, this time after a mosquito carrying EEE is found in East Freetown.

The Bristol County Mosquito Control Project will be conducting targeted ground spraying early Thursday morning between 2am and sunrise

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One Woman Killed In Freetown Motorcycle Crash

A Tuesday morning motorcycle crash in Freetown has left a 53-year-old North Dartmouth woman dead. 

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Students Get First-Hand Look At South Terminal Site [Gallery]

What is life like working in a labor union? That is just one of the many questions asked by students from Bristol Community College during their visit to the future site of the New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal.

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Revel Casino / Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Another Casino to Close In Atlantic City

Atlantic City's Revel Casino is shutting its doors next month after failing to find a buyer in bankruptcy court.

Revel was supposed to be the crown jewel of Atlantic City when it opened in April 2012 but never managed to make a dime after turning off seniors by refusing to offer buffets and bus deals

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Mass. Gas Prices Continue To Plunge

The price of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts plunged 6 cents in the past week, yet remains above the national average.

AAA Southern New England reports Tuesday that self-serve, regular has dropped to an average of $3

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Fox News’ Shepard Smith Calls Robin Williams a ‘Coward,’ Backlash Is Fierce [VIDEO]

The suicide of Robin Williams has left a nation of fans in stunned disbelief, but it's left one news personality wondering what kind of man the comic really was.

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Tanya Singleton Receives Probation

The cousin of former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been sentenced to two years probation and one year home confinement.

Tanya Singleton refused to testify before a grand jury investigating Hernandez's alleged role in the murder of Odin Lloyd

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East Wareham Lottery Winner Kim Asher
Kim Asher of East Wareham is the 10th $1 million winner of the $30 "World Class Millions" instant game. Photo Courtesy Massachusetts State Lottery.

East Wareham Woman Wins $1 Million

An East Wareham woman has a million reasons to celebrate after purchasing a winning scratch ticket.
Massachusetts State Lottery officials say Kim Asher won one million dollars in the $30 "World Class Millions" instant game

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