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Warren To Make Southcoast Swing On Friday

Mass. Senator Elizabeth Warren is visiting the Southcoast on Friday.

Her first stop is in Fall River for a meeting with Mayor Sam Sutter and other officials.

Then its on to UMass Dartmouth, where at noon the Senator will tour the university's new Bioengineering Lab

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(Photo by Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Baker Unveils Plan To Fight Drug Abuse

Calling it a public health emergency, Gov. Charlie Baker has unveiled the first steps his administration plans to take in fighting heroin and prescription drug abuse and addiction.

During a stop Thursday at the Hope House treatment center in Boston, the governor announced the first-ever public release of data the state collects on the number of prescriptions written for painkillers and overdose deaths in each county

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Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images

Giulliani Says He’s Not Questioning Obama’s Patriotism

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani now says he wasn't questioning President Barack Obama's patriotism, when he said last night that he doesn't believe Obama ``loves America.''

Giuliani, speaking at an event in New York last night said of Obama, ``He wasn't brought up the way you were brought up and I was brought up through love of this country

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President Obama Speaks On Countering Violent Extremism
President Obama speaks on countering violent extremism. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Obama Is Not Quibbling With Labels

President Obama insists that he does not “quibble with labels,” which is why he won’t even say the words Islam, Islamic or Muslim when speaking about the nearly hourly atrocities being committed by ISIS/ISIL, Boko Haram, al Qaeda, the Taliban, solo Jihadists etc.

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The West Must Sink Or Swim

Today, we are all Jews. Well for three decades now, anyone paying attention has felt this way.

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Photo by Lane Turner/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Candidates For Governor Spend $20 Million in 2014

Statewide candidates raised and spent about $33 million during last year's elections, a jump of about 9 percent from the 2010 campaign for governor.

A new review by the state Office of Campaign and Political Finance found candidates for governor in 2014 reported raising and spending a total of about $20 million

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Jon Faria / TSM

Snow Removal Continues In New Bedford

Mayor Jon Mitchell says snow removal work is continuing throughout New Bedford, with city crews being assisted by the Army National Guard, and private sector contractors from ABC Disposal and D.W. White

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Ashton Carter Confirmed As Secretary Of Defense

The Senate has confirmed the president's choice to run the Pentagon.

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ACA Deadline Fast Approaching

The deadline to sign up for healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act is fast approaching.

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January Storm Cost State, Municipalities About $9 Million

State agencies and municipalities are reporting estimates of about $9 million in cleanup costs for the January snow storm.

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