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New Bedford Police Nab Bank Robbery Suspect

New Bedford Police arrested a man they say robbed a bank last week in the North End.

34-year-old David Frates has been charged with masked armed robbery and putting a person in fear for the purpose of stealing, after police say he held up the St. Anne's Credit Union on Acushnet Avenue last Tuesday at gunpoint.

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Bad Parking Leads To An Arrest

Have you ever thought it should be a crime the way some people park? In this case it was---sort of. Police in New York State say a man wanted on a probation violation ended up being arrested because he parked so poorly

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Man Allegedly Kills Wife and Posts Photo of Dead Body on Facebook

An awful story out of Miami has seen a man kill his wife and then write about it on Facebook, with a picture of the body and an apparent confession on his page.

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WMUR

Dad Shoplifts While Kids nearly Die in Hot Car

This is my outrage of the week story! The father of 4 children, Jeremiah Hollenbeck, 28, of Lebanon, Maine, left his kids inside a sweltering car, with the windows rolled up, while he went shoplifting!

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Massachusetts Mom Wants a New Trial in Her Son’s Death

A Massachusetts woman sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for withholding potentially life-saving medications from her autistic, cancer-stricken son is asking for a new trial.

Kristen LaBrie on Salem was convicted in 2011 of attempted murder in connection with the 2009 death of her 9-year old son, Jeremy Fraser

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Argument Over Scooter Leads to New Bedford Stabbing

One man is in stable condition at an area hospital while another is behind bars following a stabbing in New Bedford.

According to police, the incident occurred just after midnight early Monday morning when the 26-year-old victim refused to let his sister's boyfriend use his scooter

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New Bedford Police

North End Break-In Suspect Gets Away, Leaves Blood Trail

New Bedford Police are searching for a man they say pilfered jewelry and cash from an Acushnet Avenue business.

Police say early Thursday morning, a man in a hooded sweatshirt broke into the International Guatemala Musica store through a window

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Are Professional Athletes Getting Into More and Deeper Trouble? — Sports Survey of the Day

The news of Aaron Hernandez's arrest and murder charges place the former New England Patriots tight end at the end of a long list of troubled star athletes. 

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Now Here’s an Unusual Getaway Vehicle

As getaway vehicles go it's one of the more original.

Police in Manchester, NH report two men tried to ride away from a state liqour store on a bicycle built for two. Police say two employees saw one man slip a bottle of Kahlua inside his pants, while the other put a bottle of Courvoisier in his pocket

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Who Is Training These ‘Stars’ For Their Celebrity Status?

 

Over two dozen NFL players have found themselves in a jam since the last Super Bowl. More and more, I'm convinced that these "stars" who have been thrust into the world of god-like celebrity, are not well prepared for the added responsibilities they now have to themselves, their fans, their endorsers and their team.

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