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Kerry Addresses Law School Grads At Boston College

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Boston College graduates to take the values of service instilled in their education and pass them on to the world.

The 1976 Boston College Law School graduate told the packed stadium at the 138th commencement Monday that a world-class degree comes with the ``profound responsibility to be leaders of change within these borders and beyond

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Mayor Mitchell delivering FY15 budget proposal to city council.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Mayor Mitchell delivering FY15 budget proposal to city council.

Mayor Presents FY15 City Budget

Mayor Jon Mitchell presented his proposed budget to the City Council Wednesday night.

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White House Goes Green

 

President Obama hopes to send a message that renewable energy is feasible for everyone. Technicians have finished installing solar panels on the White House roof.

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U.S. House Votes To Form Benghazi Special Committee

A select committee on Benghazi will soon begin work in the U.S. House.

House Republicans pushed through legislation authorizing the panel. Republicans accuse the Obama administration of obstructing House efforts to investigate the 2012 terror attack on the U

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Fairhaven Annual Town Meeting at Hasting's Middle School
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Fairhaven Annual Town Meeting at Hasting's Middle School

Town Meeting Leads To Government Structure Changes

A plan to make Fairhaven's governmental structure more streamlined has gotten the approval of town meeting members.

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Photo by Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images

George W. Bush Wants Younger Brother To Seek Presidency

Former President George W. Bush would like to see younger brother Jeb run for president in 2016.

George W. Bush told CNN, "I hope Jeb runs," but added that he has no clue what's on the mind of the former Florida governor

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Rep. Cabral Wants More Funding For DCF

State Rep. Antonio Cabral of New Bedford says he expects much debate at the State House this week on providing more funding for the embattled Department of Children and Families.

Democrat Cabral tells WBSM News, he supports funding for D-C-F to hire more social workers, but knows there will be opposition

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Fairhaven Board of Selectmen

Possible New Addition To Little Bay

More oysters and cleaner water could be in the future for Fairhaven's Little Bay.

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Saul Loeb / Getty Images

President And First Lady Pay $98,000 In Income Taxes

The White House says President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama paid just over $98,000 in taxes on income of nearly half a million dollars last year.

The couple's 2013 income tax returns were posted on the White House website four days before the tax filing deadline

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Attorney General Martha Coakley takes questions from local business owners.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Attorney General Martha Coakley takes questions from local business owners.

Attorney General Talks About Education

The Attorney General was in town Friday to speak about the major effects on our local economy.

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