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Mass. Casino Debate Continues

A group of Massachusetts mayors and town executives are questioning a study released last week by anti-casino activists that claimed casinos would reduce city and town profits from the state lottery

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Cumberland Farms Store Robbed

New Bedford Police are hunting for a man who robbed several cartons of cigarettes from the Cumberland Farms store in the South End, and attacked the clerk with a windshield scraper.

Det. Lt. John Chaves tells WBSM News, a man walked into the Brock Ave

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Getty Images/Darren McCollester

Sagamore Bridge Lane Restrictions

Travel lane restrictions began Tuesday on the Sagamore Bridge.

Army Corps of Engineers spokesman Tim Dugan says that one lane in each direction will be closed daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wide loads will not be permitted to cross the bridge during while the lane restrictions are in effect and State and local police will be on hand to assist motorists

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Police Back At RI Schools Following Mailed Threat

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A police presence will resume at schools in in Cranston, Johnston and Warwick a week after police in Johnston said they received an anonymous letter threatening physical harm to elementary school children.

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Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez A Model Inmate

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been a model inmate since being moved to a Boston jail and will be allowed to watch his former teammates on television if his behavior continues

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Woman Found Hanged At Providence Cemetery

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police say a woman has been found hanged from a tree limb at a Providence cemetery.

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Pilot, Distracted By Bee, Slides Along Runway

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A pilot distracted by a bee in the cockpit forgot to lower his landing gear and did a "belly slide" down the runway at the New Bedford Regional Airport.

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Pope Francis Attends Weekly Audience
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Catholic Bishops In ‘Seismic’ Opening Toward Gays

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Gay rights groups are hailing what they call a "seismic shift" by the Catholic Church toward gays after bishops said homosexuals have gifts to offer the church and that their partnerships, while morally problematic, provide homosexuals with "precious" support.

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Annual Procession For Peace Fills Fall River Streets

Hundreds of Catholics gathered outside St. Mary's Cathedral in Fall River Monday night for a Columbus Day tradition.

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Ebola Patient From Providence Continues Improvement

An American video journalist being treated for Ebola continues to show improvement and is described by hospital officials as steadily heading in the right direction.

Taylor Wilson, spokesman for Nebraska Medical Center, said Sunday doctors are pleased with 33-year-old Ashoka Mukpo's progress and that he was better Sunday than the day before

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