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Southcoast Health's Kara Gauvin (c) and Dr. Patrick Nugent (r) join WBSM's Pete Braley to discuss maternity ward improvements at St. Luke's / TSM
Southcoast Health's Kara Gauvin (c) and Dr. Patrick Nugent (r) join WBSM's Pete Braley to discuss maternity ward improvements at St. Luke's / TSM

Phase One Of Maternity Ward Improvements Complete At St. Luke’s

Improvements are coming to the maternity ward at St. Lukes Hospital. Phase one of the $13 million project is now complete.

Nineteen post-partum rooms have been enlarged and upgraded with families in mind

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Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Tsarnaev’s College Friend Pleads Guilty

A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has pleaded guilty to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack.

Twenty-year-old Dias Kadyrbayev is accused of removing a backpack containing emptied-out fireworks from Tsarnaev's dorm room after realizing he was suspected of carrying out the 2013 attack with his brother, Tamerlan

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

New Bedford Man Charged With Trafficking Cocaine

A New Bedford man is facing drug trafficking charges. Narcotics Detectives arrested 37 year old Philip Ivy on Tuesday.

Police say they found in his Arnold Street apartment 159 grams of cocaine, worth about $16,000 on the street

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Thomas Lohnes / Stringer/ Getty Images

Google Cars Safer When Speeding

A report says Google's driverless cars are safer when they speed.

Google's driverless car is programmed to stay within the speed limit, but research shows that sticking to the speed limit when other cars are going much faster actually can be dangerous

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Members of the SEMLAC SWAT team take part in an active shooter scenario at Dartmouth Middle School. 8-21-2014 (Dan McCready TSM)
Members of the SEMLAC SWAT team take part in an active shooter scenario at Dartmouth Middle School. 8-21-2014 (Dan McCready TSM)

Shooter Drill At Dartmouth Middle School [VIDEO]

Dartmouth Middle School hosted a drill on Thursday to demonstrate how the school's recently installed Mutualink system would be used in a scenario that involved an armed shooter entering the building

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Attorney General Eric Holder (L) talks with Capt. Ron Johnson / Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images
Attorney General Eric Holder (L) talks with Capt. Ron Johnson / Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images

A-G Holder Says Ferguson Visit Constructive

Attorney General Eric Holder calls his trip to troubled Ferguson, Missouri "constructive." In a Justice Department news conference, Holder vowed that the investigation into the death of an unarmed black teenager will be fair, thorough and independent

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Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images

Ebola Patient Being Released From Hospital

The charity an American doctor infected with Ebola works for says he's now recovered from the virus and will be released today from an Atlanta hospital.

Dr. Kent Brantly and colleague Nancy Writebol were flown out of the West African nation of Liberia earlier this month and have been getting treatment at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta

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Girls Rescued From Cape Cod Hotel Pool

Two young sisters from New York vacationing on Cape Cod have been flown to a Boston  hospital after they were pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool.

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WJAR-TV being sold to Sinclair Broadcast Group

Media General is selling WJAR-TV to Sinclair Broadcast Group.

The sale was announced Wednesday by Media General and LIN Media. The two broadcast companies are combining.

WJAR serves the greater Providence market

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Photo from Mass. Clean Energy Center
Photo from Mass. Clean Energy Center

Alves: Council Being Kept “In The Dark” About Marine Commerce Terminal

City Councilor David Alves feels the Council is being kept in the dark about future operations at the Marine Commerce Terminal, now under construction in the South End.

Alves think's the Council should get a guided tour of the project

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