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The Massachusetts State Police Air Wing observed a shark approximately 75-100 yards off the coast in Duxbury. (Courtesy Massachusetts State Police Facebook Page)
The Massachusetts State Police Air Wing observed a shark approximately 75-100 yards off the coast in Duxbury. (Courtesy Massachusetts State Police Facebook Page)

Beach Cleared After Large Shark Sighted [VIDEO]

Like a scene from the movie ``Jaws,'' swimmers were ordered out of the water at the Duxbury town beach when a large shark was spotted near the shoreline.

Officials said the shark, which was tracked by a state police helicopter, was estimated to be about 15 feet in length

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Should Airlines Not Have Reclining Seats?

A United Airlines flight en route from Newark, New Jersey, to Denver made an unplanned stop in Chicago on Sunday (August 24th) after two passengers got into an argument over reclining a seat.

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Dancing With The Stars Cast Rumors

Mark your calendars, people, because the cast of Dancing With the Stars season 19 will be announced on Thursday, September 4, with the show actually premiering on September 15.

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Swansea Slaying Suspect Claims Self-Defense

A Swansea man charged with fatally shooting a 23-year-old woman last weekend has been ordered held without bail after pleading not guilty.

Timothy Levesque was arraigned Monday in Fall River District Court in connection with the death Sunday of Melissa White

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Jim Phillips / TSM - New Bedford School Committee
Jim Phillips / TSM - New Bedford School Committee

Over 30 New Bedford Teachers Have Resigned This Month

Nearly three dozen New Bedford Public School teachers have resigned during the month of August.

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Dartmouth Police Station has been closed since March. / Photo by dartmouthpd.org
Dartmouth Police Station has been closed since March. / Photo by dartmouthpd.org

Dartmouth Select Board Work For “Better” Temporary Police Station

The Dartmouth Select Board is taking steps to improve conditions for the town's Police Department.

The department is currently working out of trailers next door to the current police station.  The station has been closed since March after legionella, the bacteria that causes Legionnaires Disease was found inside the stations' plumbing

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Licensing Board Hands Down Punishment For Jalice Cafe

Jalice Cafe has been ordered to shut it's doors early for one year.

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Prayers For New Bedford Public Schools

Prayers and well wishes were offered Monday for the New Bedford School District.

The prayer service took place at the North Baptist Church on County Street and is held annually before the start of the school year

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Photo by Jim Abernethy / Barcroft Media / Getty Images
Photo by Jim Abernethy / Barcroft Media / Getty Images

Massachusetts Beach Cleared After Great White Shark Spotted

Like a scene from the movie ``Jaws,'' swimmers were ordered out of the water at the Duxbury town beach when a large shark was spotted near the shoreline.

Officials said the shark, which was tracked by a state police helicopter, was estimated to be about 15 feet in length

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Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images
Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images

Update: Soldier Dies In Virginia After Shooting Herself

A soldier has died after barricading herself in an office and shooting herself inside a major command's headquarters in Virginia.

Fort Lee officials said the solider was pronounced dead Monday after being taken to Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

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