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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

World Cup Pride Flown On Braga Bridge

As many of you know, I'm not a soccer fan. Collectively, I've probably watched less than a minute of World Cup 2014 action hosted in Brazil.

But so many other folks are extremely gung-ho over the most watched sport in the world

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Wikimedia Commons

Woman Banned From Memphis Zoo After Jumping Into Lion Pen

Memphis zoo officials have banned a woman after saying she climbed over a barrier to the enclosure where lions are kept and tried to feed them cookies. The unidentified woman's actions were reported by other zoo patrons, who saw her jump the barrier and heard her singing to the animals

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Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media
Jim Phillips/Townsquare Media

Should The New Bedford-Fairhaven Bridge Be Replaced? [POLL]

There's no shortage of ideas when it comes to alternatives to the New Bedford-Fairhaven Bridge.

Local residents will be able to weigh in Wednesday night, pitching their thoughts to officials from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation

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Kristen Pacheco/Townsquare Media
Kristen Pacheco/Townsquare Media

Fairhaven ‘Jesus’ Visits WBSM [VIDEO]

It's the second coming....kind of.

A man dressed in the likeness of Jesus Christ was spotted again in Fairhaven Friday, after making an initial appearance Wednesday in front of Fairhaven High School on Route 6

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Michael Fitzsimmons

Hurt My Children And I Will Hunt You Down

The calls, postures and other behaviors of wild birds convey a lot of information to those who understand their language. The trained observer can deduce through bird language the location of predators and other forces of danger, like humans.

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Paul Revere Sign Is Coming Down

The City of New Bedford is in the process of removing the Paul Revere sign from a billboard overlooking Interstate 195.

The sign's removal has been rumored to happen for over a year. City officials including Mayor Jon Mitchell have said the sign's infrastructure needed to be reinforced to ensure safe removal

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Photo by Hunter Martin / Getty Images
Photo by Hunter Martin / Getty Images

Beckett Throws No-Hitter

Josh Beckett pitched the first no-hitter of his stellar career and the first in the majors this season, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-0 on Sunday.

Beckett struck out six, walked three and didn't come close to allowing a hit against a lineup

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Will You Go Out With Your Boots On?

We are baffled by this new trend. People are posing in life-like positions at their own funerals! From dressing in pink boas with a glass of champagne in hand, to being propped up in a boxing ring, these characters requested that they "actively" participate in the celebration of their lives with loved ones

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Missing Boy Found in Claw Machine

I'm sure any parent would share that feeling of dread and panic if their child goes missing. That's exactly what happened to one mom last night in Lincoln, Nebraska. She called the police around 5:30 pm when she noticed that her 3-year old son wasn't in her apartment

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Child's treasure
iStock

What’s The Strangest Thing You’ve Found In Your Backyard?

I haven't been fortunate enough to discover rare gold or silver coins in my backyard, but I did unearth an old pitch fork. I guess that doesn't shake up things on the Richter Scale. What about a rusted horseshoe?

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