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Marion Police Arrest Two Fall River Men For Car Thefts

Two Fall River men were arrested Tuesday on charges of stealing cars on the Southcoast, on Cape Cod and in Rhode Island.

Marion police say Marcus Junior Hierrezuelo and Ronnie Sulyma were taken into custody following a joint investigation which included the Mattapoisett, Plymouth, and Fall River Police Departments

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Ex-Market Basket Boss Wants To Buy Company

The former chief executive of the Market Basket supermarket chain whose ouster has led to employee protests, customer boycotts and empty shelves wants to buy the entire company.

Arthur T. Demoulas said in a statement Wednesday that he and his side of the family want to buy the 50

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Photo by John Moore/Getty Images

Obama’s Team To Assess Need For Troops At The Border

President Obama is sending a team to Texas to assess the need for National Guard troops at the Mexican border.

A White House official says the team consists of Homeland Security and Defense Department officials and they'll arrive tomorrow

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Zack Wittman for The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Mayor Mitchell Supports Market Basket Protests and Boycott

Count Mayor Jon Mitchell as a supporter of Arthur T. Demoulas, the former CEO of Market Basket.

Arthur T. was ousted as CEO last month, and replaced by his cousin, Arthur S. Demoulas.

Loyal longtime workers have taken to protesting the sudden change, with work at many of the 71 Market Basket locations coming to a screeching halt

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NB Police Hunt For Two Suspects In Double-Stabbing

New Bedford Police are looking for two men involved in a fight Wednesday afternoon in a North End bar that sent two others to the hospital.

Police say the incident started as an argument inside Al's Cafe on Belleville Avenue, and then moved outside

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Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

Coakley Tours Renovated Home In New Bedford

Mass. Attorney General Martha Coakley joined Mayor Jon Mitchell Wednesday at 217 Cottage Street in New Bedford to tour a previously abandoned house that has since been restored and made available for sale

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Patrick Says Migrant Children’s Plan Is Misunderstood

Gov. Deval Patrick says there remains considerable misunderstanding about the state's offer to shelter unaccompanied children from Central America crossing the nation's southern border.

Patrick's comments to reporters on Wednesday came after many town officials and residents in Bourne objected to children being housed at the Camp Edwards military base on Cape Cod

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Suspects in RI Drug Sweep Sentenced in Federal Court

Four Rhode Island men, arrested 13 months ago in a drug and guns sweep across the Ocean State, have all been sentenced to Federal prison terms.  The sweep turned up quantities of cocaine, heroin, the synthetic drug "Molly

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