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Local Fisherman Show Support For John Chapman

A Republican candidate for Congress stopped by New Bedford's Pier 3 Wednesday to talk about the local fishing industry.

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Four Car Crash in Fairhaven

Fairhaven emergency personnel made quick work of clearing the scene of a four car crash on Route 6 in the town Wednesday afternoon.

Fairhaven Police Sergeant Michael Bouvier tells WBSM News it appears the accident took place around 1:30pm when an eastbound vehicle turning into the parking lot of Mike's Restaurant got in the way of a westbound car

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Photo by Jonathan Faria
Photo by Jonathan Faria

Deer Crashes Through Barbershop Window

A deer crashed through the window of a South End business Wednesday morning.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says at approximately 8:00 a.m. officers were sent to "Made Barbers" at 259 Rivet Street and when they arrived they saw the animal thrashing about inside the barbershop

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Additional Arrests Made Related To Boston Marathon Bombing
U.S. Federal Court In Boston / Boston Globe / Getty Images

Jury To Decide If Tsarnaev Friend Was Liar Or High

Jurors have begun deliberating in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Robel Phillipos is charged with lying about being in Tsarnaev's dorm room at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth when two other friends removed a backpack and other potential evidence several days after the April 15, 2013, attack

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Credit: Lawrence Police
Credit: Lawrence Police

Fire That Killed Two Boys Was Accident

The state fire marshal says an apartment fire that killed two boys was an accident caused by an electrical wiring failure.

Fire Marshal Stephen Coan says the boys were found Tuesday in a third-floor bedroom at the back of the six-unit building in Lawrence

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Baker, Coakley Face Off In Gubernatorial Debate

Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker sparred on jobs, schools and services for families and children during a televised gubernatorial debate.

Coakley says if elected she would focus on building a sustainable economy from the ground up while Baker says he would focus on strengthening local economies in struggling parts of the state

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Sheriff Tom Hodgson on WBSM's Mid-Day Magazine / Dan McCready / TSM
Sheriff Tom Hodgson on WBSM's Mid-Day Magazine / Dan McCready / TSM

Hodgson Organizing Caravan To Secure Borders

Sheriffs across the country are being recruited to make a statement about border security and immigration reform.

Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson says both Democrats and Republicans in Congress have failed to act on immigration reform, and in the meantime, immigrants are entering this country almost unchecked

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Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images
Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

Hernandez Double Murder Trial To Start In May

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez remains on track for a May trial on two murder charges.

His lawyers and prosecutors agreed Tuesday to another pre-trial hearing on Nov. 25 during a brief court appearance in Suffolk Superior Court

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Additional Arrests Made Related To Boston Marathon Bombing
U.S. Federal Court In Boston / Boston Globe / Getty Images

Lawyer: Tsarnaev Friend Didn’t Commit Any Crime

A lawyer for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has told jurors the man didn't lie to the FBI during the bombing investigation but couldn't remember certain details because he had smoked marijuana "for 12 hours straight

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Credit: Twitter
Credit: Twitter

Journalist Feels Fortunate To Recover From Ebola

An American video journalist with Ebola says he feels lucky to be recovering from the deadly virus, but it's humbling to think about how many people have died from the disease in West Africa.

Ashoka Mukpo made several comments about Ebola on Twitter Monday

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