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Recipe For Preventing Alzheimer’s [VIDEO]

Are you aware of the breakthrough made recently in fighting Alzheimer's?

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Mass. Agencies Sign Agreement To Address Problem Gamblers

Massachusetts gambling regulators have signed an agreement with the state's health and human services agency to address problem gambling.

The agreement, which was finalized Thursday, requires the state Gaming Commission and Executive Office of Health and Human Services to work together to ensure proper use of a public health fund created by the state's 2011 casino law

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Massachusetts Bans Shark Finning

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill outlawing the possession or distribution of shark fins in Massachusetts.

Supporters of the ban say shark fins are often removed for use in soup while the rest of the shark is thrown back in the sea, still alive

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Changes on FAFSA Forms Could Put College Loan At Risk

Here's a story that appeared in Time magazine this week that everyone applying for student aid should be aware of:

Thousands of students’ federal student aid could be at risk due to a change on the Free Application fo

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New Bedford Police Investigate Two Separate Robberies Within 24 Hours

New Bedford Police are investigating two separate armed robberies.

The first took place early Wednesday afternoon at the Quichelenses Market on North Front Street when a black male wearing a hat to cover his face entered the store and demanded all the money from the cashier

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Military Projectile Found On Cape Cod Beach

A military projectile possibly dating to the World War II era has been destroyed after it was found on a Wellfleet beach.

A fisherman found the device in the sand at Marconi Beach at about 3 p.m

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Marion Police Arrest Two Fall River Men For Car Thefts

Two Fall River men were arrested Tuesday on charges of stealing cars on the Southcoast, on Cape Cod and in Rhode Island.

Marion police say Marcus Junior Hierrezuelo and Ronnie Sulyma were taken into custody following a joint investigation which included the Mattapoisett, Plymouth, and Fall River Police Departments

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Ex-Market Basket Boss Wants To Buy Company

The former chief executive of the Market Basket supermarket chain whose ouster has led to employee protests, customer boycotts and empty shelves wants to buy the entire company.

Arthur T. Demoulas said in a statement Wednesday that he and his side of the family want to buy the 50

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Fall River Man To Serve 12 And A Half Years For Arson

A Fall River man has been sentenced to 12 and a half years in state prison for setting a Fall River mill building on fire in the early morning hours of Jan. 3, 2012.

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Obama’s Team To Assess Need For Troops At The Border

President Obama is sending a team to Texas to assess the need for National Guard troops at the Mexican border.

A White House official says the team consists of Homeland Security and Defense Department officials and they'll arrive tomorrow

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