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Time Capsule Found In Old State House

Boston is abuzz with the removal of a time capsule from the head of a copper lion statue at the city's Old State House.

The Bostonian Society says the capsule was placed there in 1901 by the city after a wealthy Armenian immigrant funded the construction of the statues

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Fall River Mayor Will Flanagan (left) with his attorney Kevin Reddington (center)
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Fall River Mayor Will Flanagan (left) with his attorney Kevin Reddington (center)

Flanagan Has No Intention Of Resigning

The attorney of Fall River Mayor Will Flanagan says his client has done nothing wrong during a brief news conference Friday.

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Wareham Police
Wareham Police

Over 60 grams of Cocaine Found on Onset Woman

A check of an illegally parked car leads to the discovery of a multitude of drugs in Wareham.

Wareham Police say an officer noticed the illegally parked car around 1:30am Friday morning at the Woods at Wareham apartment complex

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New Bedford Police
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New Bedford Police tsm

Cigarettes Stolen From New Bedford Store

Police are searching for a man who stole cigarettes from a New Bedford convenience store on Thursday night.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says that at around 7:45 p.m. a man walked into the Lucky 7 Variety Store at 701 Cottage Street and asked to purchase four packs of cigarettes

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Shotgun, Ammunition Found In New Bedford Home

New Bedford Police arrested a man after a search warrant was executed at his West End home.

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New Hampshire Public Radio, flickr
New Hampshire Public Radio, flickr

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Police departments across the country, and here on the Southcoast, will take part in the ninth National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday.

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Dennis Cote
Photo courtesy of Massachusetts State Lottery

Man Claims Lottery Prize At The Last Minute

Just a few hours before his winning ticket was to expire, Dennis Cote of Ware arrived at Massachusetts Lottery headquarters in Braintree to claim his $25,000 a year for life prize from the “Lucky for Life” drawing held Sept. 26, 2013.

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Massachusetts Electric Rates Shoot Up 37 Percent

Many Massachusetts households are going to see their electric bills shoot up 37 percent this winter.

State regulators have approved a 37 percent increase for National Grid household customers that would mean an average of $33 per month more for the typical residential customer

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Eric Holder
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Eric Holder Has Southeastern Mass. Connection

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, who announced his resignation Thursday, made a stop at the UMass School of Law in Dartmouth early last year.

He was invited by law school Dean Mary Lu Bilek, who was impressed by the message the Attorney General delivered to her students

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dartmouthfire.com

Dartmouth Firefighter Under Arrest

A Dartmouth firefighter is under arrest.

Dartmouth Police say District #1 Fire Lieutenant Troy DeCouto was placed under arrest Thursday, and is accused of stealing gasoline from the District #1 Station

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