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Wareham Woman Charged With Possessing A Stun Gun

Two Wareham area residents are scheduled to face a judge following their arrest Monday night on various charges.

Interim Police Chief Kevin Walsh says officers made a vehicle stop on Onset Avenue, and arrested the driver, 25 year old Anthony Spinola of Onset on a outstanding warrent

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Kidnapping Suspect Held On $250,000 Bail

A Lawrence woman has pleaded not guilty to participating in an armed kidnapping last month.

Twenty-eight-year-old Stephanie Walker is held on $250,000 bail after her district court arraignment Tuesday on kidnapping and assault charges

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Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Slight Increases In Mass. SAT Scores

Gov. Deval Patrick is praising increased participation by Hispanic and black students in the SAT.

Patrick said participation by Hispanic students rose by more nearly 11 percent since last year while participation by black students was up more than 2 percent

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Mass. Maritime Academy Website Hacked, Linked to Islamic Extremist Sites

The website of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy has fallen prey to hackers.

According to multiple media reports, the website maritime.edu was hacked Monday, and was redirecting visitors to Islamic extremist websites.

As soon as officials we

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Dr. Najam Zaidi discusses the Ebola and Enterovirus on The WBSM Morning Show. Credit: Dan McCready/TSM
Dr. Najam Zaidi discusses the Ebola and Enterovirus on The WBSM Morning Show. Credit: Dan McCready/TSM

Local Doctor Provides Information On Enterovirus 68

The spread of the Enterovirus 68 has many parents concerned that their children are at risk of catching the potentially lethal virus.

Dr. Najam Zaidi, the Medical Director of the Infection Control Program at Southcoast Health, told the WBSM Morning Show says that some basic hygene tips will do a great deal to prevent the Enterovirus from spreading

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Credit: Bristol County District Attorney's Office
Credit: Bristol County District Attorney's Office

Kidnap Suspect Faces Arraignment

A Lawrence woman charged with participating in an armed kidnapping last month is facing arraignment.

Prosecutors say 28-year-old Stephanie Walker is being returned from Maryland to Massachusetts and faces arraignment Tuesday in Taunton District Court on charges of kidnapping and assault and battery

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New Bedford Police

Cocaine, Oxy, Heroin, $3K Seized from New Bedford Home

A New Bedford man faces multiple drug charges after police make a bust in his home.

28-year-old Joshua Coe was arraigned in New Bedford District Court Monday morning on charges of trafficking cocaine, and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone and heroin

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Fort Taber Military Museum Reopens After Three-Week Closure

An insurance mix-up is to blame for the three-week closure of the Fort Taber/Fort Rodman Military Museum.

Museum Vice President Bob Bromley says the building that houses the museum also houses the Low Tide Yacht Club, and both organizations have shared insurance policies for a number of years

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Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images

Nine Clubs And Bars Found In Violation Of Sunday Opening Regulation

A city wide sweep Sunday morning of local bars and clubs in New Bedford turned up nine establishments that were open in violation of their liquor licenses.

All licenses in New Bedford limit Sunday openings to after 11am

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Jim Phillips / TSM

City Officials Kick Off Health Insurance Education Program

The City of New Bedford is kicking off a new health insurance education program for kids and their parents, thanks to a grant from the National League of Cities.

The program was explained during a program Monday at Carney Acadamy

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