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Market Basket Worker Files Federal Labor Complaint

An employee of supermarket chain Market Basket has filed a federal complaint against the company for threatening to fire protesting workers.

Lowell resident Karen Bostwick says in her complaint filed with the National Labor Relations Board office in Boston that Market Basket is ``violating the right to picket and strike'' and threatening to fire protesting employees ``created a ``hostile work environment

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Medal Of Honor Approved For Civil War Hero

A century and a half after his valiant death in the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation’s highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Ci

Plainridge Park rendering
Plainridge Park rendering

Penn National Marking Milestone In Casino Project

Penn National Gaming is marking a milestone in its $225 million casino project at Plainridge harness racing track in Plainville.

The Wyomissing, Penn.-based gambling company says local politicians, business leaders and labor union officials will be on hand Wednesday morning for a ``final beam raising'' ceremony marking the completion of the building's structural steel shell

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Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images

Funding Rolls In For Mass In Motion New Bedford

Mass in Motion New Bedford's financial future is secure for at least another three years.

The motivational healthy lifestyle program has been awarded another round of funding from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, which will provide $50,000 a year to the program for three years

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Photo by Belal Khaled/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Hamas Declares Victory, But Terms Fall Short

Hamas is declaring victory, after an agreement with Israel for an open-ended cease-fire. And throughout Gaza, there's been the sound of celebratory gunfire.

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Bishop George Coleman (left) / Photo by Jim Phillips TSM
Bishop George Coleman (left) / Photo by Jim Phillips TSM

Bishop Coleman Honored At Thanksgiving Mass

A Mass of Thanksgiving on Tuesday at St. Mary's Cathedral in Fall River for retiring Bishop George Coleman.

Coleman has served as Bishop in the Fall River Diocese for 11 years and will soon reach the 50th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood

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New Bedford Teachers Welcomed By Local Community Organizations

The Buttonwood Park Zoo was filled with more than just animals Tuesday evening.

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City Man Charged With Interfering With Police

Police say a New Bedford man is facing charges after yelling at a woman Monday night who was threatening to commit suicide by jumping from a Brock Avenue rooftop.

The man, 30 year old Josue Melendez Soto, was allegedly swearing at the woman and yelling at her to get down

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Rep. Darrell Issa of California. / Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images
Rep. Darrell Issa of California. / Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images

GOP Leader Claims Labor Department Wasting Taxpayers Money

The chairman of a House panel is asking Labor Secretary Thomas Perez to turn over to Congress documents and information he alleges will show ``a pattern of wasteful spending and mismanagement'' at the Labor Department

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Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

Judge Grants Hernandez Bid To Suppress Evidence

A judge has granted a request by former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez to suppress evidence from two cellphones and three iPads taken from his home in a search during a 2013 murder investigation

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