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Republican candidate for Governor Charlie Baker / Photo by Dina Rudick / The Boston Globe / Getty Images
Republican candidate for Governor Charlie Baker / Photo by Dina Rudick / The Boston Globe / Getty Images

Baker Unveils Economic Plan

Republican candidate for governor Charlie Baker has unveiled an economic development plan he says will create jobs, strengthen communities and build better schools.

The plan calls for using tax credits to offset the cost of minimum wage increases, and to reward businesses that hire welfare recipients and veterans

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Adrian Peterson On Exempt List

Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf says team officials made a mistake by activating star running back Adrian Peterson. Wilf said this morning that it's important to listen to the team's fans and sponsors

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Chevy Trailblazer flipped over following crash at intersection of Route 6 and Route 240 in Fairhaven. 9-17-2014 (Photo: Dan McCready/TSM)
Chevy Trailblazer flipped over following crash at intersection of Route 6 and Route 240 in Fairhaven. 9-17-2014 (Photo: Dan McCready/TSM)

Car Flips Over In Fairhaven Crash

Fairhaven Police and State Police arrived at the intersection of Route 6 and Route 240 following a rollover crash Wednesday morning.

The crash, involving a Toyota Prius and Chevy Trailblazer, took place around 6:30 a

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U.S. Waistlines Keep Expanding

Americans' waistlines are getting bigger. A new study finds the average American has a waistline of almost 39 inches.

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Anheuser-Bush “Disappointed” With The NFL

In another indication of the hit to the NFL’s reputation, major sponsor Anheuser-Busch is expressing concern over the league’s handling of the recent domestic violence and child abuse charges facing active players.

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UPS Will Double Holiday Hiring

UPS is determined not to get caught short again this holiday season as it was last year, when it was overwhelmed with an unexpectedly high number of packages right before Christmas and thousands of them didn't get to their destination in time for the holiday

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Photo Credit: Andrew Augustus
Photo Credit: Andrew Augustus

Owner Of Berkley Airfield Hurt In Plane Crash

The pilot hurt in a plane crash in Berkley has been identified as the 78-year-old owner of the private airfield.

Authorities say Murray Randall was the only person on board the small craft when it went down at about 10:45 a

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Morad To Continue Pressing School Officials For Answers

Members of the City Council aren't happy about the latest communication from the New Bedford School Committee.

The Committee wrote the Council a letter this week, asking that they respect the boundaries of the school board, and that any concerns be sent directly to the Superintendent

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Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School/Facebook

Interest, Not Disappointment Accounts For Growing Voc-Tech Waiting List

About 1,000 apply, but only half of the applicants are accepted to Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech. The school's 513-person waiting list tops the state when it comes to vocational schools.

Voc-Tech Scheduling and Reporting Coordinator, Sue Demers says while faith in the New Bedford Public School System has waivered, she doesn't associate those feelings with the growing interest in Voc-Tech

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Hernandez Says He Felt Helpless And Concerned About Fiancee And Baby

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez says in a court filing he felt helpless and concerned about his fiancee and their baby when police investigating a 2013 killing questioned him during a warranted search at his home

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