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Ousted Market Basket CEO Buys Company

The ousted CEO of the Market Basket supermarket chain is back after winning his bid to buy the company.

Arthur T. Demoulas and his siblings agreed to buy the 50 and-a-half percent of the company they didn't own from their cousins, who fired the man workers call Artie-T

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Mayor Jon Mitchell on WBSM / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
Mayor Jon Mitchell on WBSM / Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

Mitchell Again Pushes “Problem Properties” Ordinance

A proposed "Problem Properties' Ordinance for New Bedford is languishing in a City Council Committee.

Speaking on his weekly radio program, Mayor Jon Mitchell says its  time the Council took a vote on the measure

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Patrick Parent (L) and Ashley Rezendes. Photos by New Bedford Police
Patrick Parent (L) and Ashley Rezendes. Photos by New Bedford Police

Two Suspects Arrested In Roosevelt St. Drug Raid

More than 80 grams of heroin was seized during a Tuesday afternoon drug raid in New Bedford's South End.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says officers executed a search warrant on the third floor of 49 Roosevelt street following an investigation into a drug delivery service

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Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images

Crew Member For “Cops” TV Show Killed in Omaha

Omaha police say officers who opened fire while disrupting a robbery killed a crew member with the ``Cops'' television show and the suspect, who was carrying a pellet gun.

Police Chief Todd Schmaderer said Wednesday that witnesses and officers thought the robbery suspect's Airsoft handgun was real, but that it fires only plastic pellets

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Rhode Island Man Charged With Sex Trafficking

A Pawtucket man is facing charges accusing him of sex trafficking a 17-year-old Massachusetts girl.

Federal prosecutors say 33-year-old Kemont Bowie and two others forced the girl into prostitution after she left a treatment center

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Photo by: Universal Images Group via Getty Images

MA Military Jet Crashes In Virginia; Fate Of Pilot Unknown

A jet belonging to the 104th Fighter Wing of the Massachusetts Air National Guard has crashed in a remote mountainous area near Washington, D.C.  

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Sports Show Hosted By Women-Only Debuts Next Month On CBS

CBS Sports has announced they will start a women-only talk show.

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Security Review To Begin In New Bedford Public Schools

New Bedford Public Schools are about to begin a security review in all buildings that belong to the New Bedford School District.

While there has been a great deal of discussion regarding Keith Middle School and the recent vandalism that took place there,

School Committee member Dr

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Sales At Smith & Wesson Are Down

Smith & Wesson is reporting lower sales for the most recent quarter due mostly to falling demand for rifles.

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UPDATE: Burger King Denies Trying To Duck U.S. Taxes

Burger King officially announced yesterday that it's merging with Canadian doughnut chain Tim Hortons, but denied in response to angry accusations and calls for boycotts that it's trying to duck U.S. taxes by reincorporating in lower-tax-rate Canada.

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