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David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

No Verdict Yet For Tsarnaev Friend

BOSTON (AP) — A jury has ended deliberations for the week without a verdict in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Prosecutors say Robel Phillipos lied to the FBI about being in Tsarnaev's dorm room three days after the bombing, when two other friends removed a backpack containing fireworks and other potential evidence

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Election Commissioner Maria Tomasia showcases new vote tabulator machines.  New voting booths are in the background.  Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
Election Commissioner Maria Tomasia showcases new vote tabulator machines. New voting booths are in the background. Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

Election Office Displays New Voting Equipment

New Bedford has purchased new voting tabulation machines, scanners, and voting booths, replacing equipment that is now out of production or is very old.

More than 40 new tabulation machines have been purchased

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Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images
Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images

UPDATE: Shooter Identified In Washington State

Police are confirming that the gunman in today's school shooting north of Seattle died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The gunman has been identified by witnesses as 14-year-old Jaylen Fryberg. Police also said that the other person who died in the shooting was female

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Fall foliage at river in Tilton, NH
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Show Us The South Coast’s Most Colorful Foliage In The Fall 1420 Contest

WBSM 1420 is looking for the best, most colorful photo of fall foliage from the South Coast! Whether you're snapping pictures from your front yard, while hiking through the woods, or even when taking a drive up through New England, we want to see your gorgeous pics!

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Texas Hospital Changes Protocols Because Of Ebola Case

Changes are coming to the Dallas hospital where three people were diagnosed with Ebola.

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas announced today it was upgrading medical record software to make sure nurses and doctors know the travel history of a patient

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Halloween candy
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Have You Noticed The Cost Of Halloween Candy?

 

 I've been buying Halloween candy for weeks now. My strategy is to buy two bags every week when I go grocery shopping starting the first week in September, that way I'm not hit with a huge "budget-buster" the week before Halloween. Friends tell

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Credit: New Bedford Police
Credit: New Bedford Police

Attempted Family Dollar Break-In

A New Bedford man is under arrest following an attempted break-in at a Family Dollar store in downtown New Bedford.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente says that around 2:30 a.m. Friday police received a call about suspicious activity near the Purchase Street store

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