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New Bedford Man Arrested in July 4th Break-In

A man accused of breaking into a music store on the Fourth of July has been arrested in New Bedford.

Police say 18-year-old Raul Cruz-Martinez of Nye Street was taken into custody just after 9:30 Friday night, after the owner of the International Guatemala Musica store saw the suspect ride by his Acushnet Avenue business on his bicycle

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American’s Celebrate the Fourth of July in Washington DC

Thousands of Americans flocked to the National Mall to celebrate the Fourth of July with a fireworks display, performances by Neil Diamond and Barry Manilow and selections from the "Lincoln" score played by the National Symphony Orchestra.

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Joey Chestnut Eats His Way to Seventh Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Win

Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual hot dog eating contest.

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Boston Ups July 4th Security, Revelers Resolute

Many people say they won't skip Boston's public July Fourth party just because authorities have said that the Boston Marathon suspects first considered attacking that day.

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What Fireworks Can You Legally Set Off?

The Fourth of July means good food, parades and fireworks.

Lots of fireworks.

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New Bedford Animal Officer Offers 4th of July Advice

Among the animal control world, it's one of the busiest weekends of the year. New Bedford Animal Control Officer Manny Maciel says he'll likely spend the few days after the 4th of July looking for pets that were frightened by firework booms

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Which Summer Holiday is The Deadliest For Travelers?

As we get ready for fireworks and barbecues to mark the Fourth of July this week, it's a good idea to remember to be careful on the road, including having a designated driver if necessary.

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Cape Flyer Adding Fourth of July Service

Cape Cod regional transit officials say they are adding July 4th holiday service on the CapeFlyer weekend train between Boston and Cape Cod.

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Fourth of July Fireworks Displays Around the New Bedford and Fall River Area

The summer is here, and in just a few short weeks we will be at the Fourth of July. So where can you go see some fireworks on the Southcoast?

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City of New Bedford to Hold Annual Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration

The Fourth of July is coming up quick, and if you're looking to watch some fireworks the City of New Bedford has you covered. 

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