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Three Apponequet Regional High School students, Mollykate Rodenbush, Brittany Tainsh, and Michaela Arguin recieved letter from James "Whitey" Bulger / Getty Images
Three Apponequet Regional High School students, Mollykate Rodenbush, Brittany Tainsh, and Michaela Arguin recieved letter from James "Whitey" Bulger / Getty Images

Whitey Bulger Writes Letter To Three Apponequet Students

Former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger had some advice for three high school girls who wrote to him for a history project: Crime doesn't pay.

The 85-year-old sent the handwritten letter, dated Feb

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FBI assists in search / Getty Images

Second Escaped Inmate Shot And Taken Into Custody

A sheriff says the second of two convicted killers who staged an elaborate escape from a maximum-security upstate New York prison three weeks ago has been shot and taken into custody.

Franklin County Sheriff Kevin Mulverhill says David Sweat was shot Sunday afternoon in Constable

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Update: Police Look For Third Car In Raynham Fatal Crash

Raynham Police are asking for the public's help in locating a third car that was at the scene of a fatal crash Thursday night on Route 44.  Killed in the crash was 32-year old Jarrod Gagnon of Taunton

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Dartmouth Police Arrest Shoplifting Suspect

Dartmouth Police arrest a suspect in a shoplifting case, but a second suspect remains at large.

According to a press release, Dartmouth Det. Keith DaCosta drove into the Rite Aid parking lot on Dartmouth St

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DA’s Office, Taunton Police Investigate Homicide

Taunton Police and State Police detectives assigned to the District Attorney's office are investigating a homicide in Taunton Saturday evening.

Police were called to Wier St. in Taunton around 5:45pm Saturday regarding gunshots in the area

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Fall River Justice Center / TSM
Fall River Justice Center / TSM

Hernandez Co-Defendants Appear In Court On Murder Charges

(AP) — Two men accused of joining with former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez to kill a man in 2013 have appeared in court for the first time since Hernandez's murder conviction.

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U.S. Supreme Court / Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
U.S. Supreme Court / Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Opponents Say Supreme Court Ruling Will Hurt Southcoast

The Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, which essentially legalized gay marriage in all 50 states, was viewed by opponents it as a setback for traditional families. 

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Supreme Court Rules In Favor Of Gay Marriage

Supporters Say Supreme Court Decision Is Good For Southcoast Community

The Supreme Court's ruling on Friday in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges essentially made gay marriage legal in all 50 states.

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Fort Taber - Fort Rodman Historical Association photo.
Fort Taber - Fort Rodman Historical Association photo.

World War II Reenactment Is This Weekend At Fort Taber

The Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Military Museum in New Bedford is hosting its 8th annual World War II Living History program this weekend.

Organizer Robert Bromley says its a salute to the "Greatest Generation" that earned historic victories over Germany and Japan

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City Commission Looks To Question Voc-Tech Supt. Over Former Teacher’s Racial Remarks

The City's Human Relations Commission has some questions for Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech's superintendent.

Voc-Tech teacher Lino Cabral resigned last week after posting controversial racial remarks to social media in April.

Human Relations Commission member Kevin Thomas tells WBSM News it appears Superintendent

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