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War on Drugs Continues [Video]
After several decades of local, state and the federal government waging and failing at winning the war of drugs, now there are elected officials, nationwide, calling for places where druggies can use heroin in a safe environment. How safe? These government sanctioned buildings will have a doctor or …
New Bedford Mayor: Carlos Seafood Likely to Re-Open Soon
New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell says Carlos Seafood will likely be up and running again within a few days, despite the arrest of Carlos Rafael and his bookkeeper last week.
Mitchell, a former federal prosecutor, says the business will probably re-open after records that were seized during Friday'…
Massachusetts Woman Pleads Guilty to $3.6M in Food Stamp Fraud
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) _ A Worcester woman has pleaded guilty to defrauding the government of more than $3 million in food stamp benefits through a scheme she ran out of her convenience store.
The Telegram & Gazette reports Vida Ofori Causey pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges including conspiracy …
Kerry: Iraq Approves Inclusive Government
Secretary of State John Kerry says Iraq has approved what he calls a new, inclusive government.
Political infighting in Iraq has been partly blamed for creating the conditions that allowed the terror group ISIS to seize huge areas of that country...

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