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Four Northeast States Stand Together Against Heroin

Pennsylvania's attorney general says the thriving interstate drug trade is fueling the heroin epidemic plaguing all segments of society, with the drug both cheap and plentiful.

Attorney General Kathleen Kane says it costs as little as $3 to $10 per one-dose bag and in some neighborhoods it's easier for children to get than a pack of cigarettes

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New Bedford VA Nurses Face Pay Cuts Up to 20%

About a dozen local registered nurses and nurse practitioners have been broadsided by an announcement indicating they face steep pay cuts.

Last month, the Rhode Island Department of Veterans Affairs informed the staff at the New Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center via memo (pictured below) they have been overpaid for the past 19 years due to an error in pay scale appropriation

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Slight Increases In Mass. SAT Scores

Gov. Deval Patrick is praising increased participation by Hispanic and black students in the SAT.

Patrick said participation by Hispanic students rose by more nearly 11 percent since last year while participation by black students was up more than 2 percent

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Mass. Maritime Academy Website Hacked, Linked to Islamic Extremist Sites

The website of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy has fallen prey to hackers.

According to multiple media reports, the website maritime.edu was hacked Monday, and was redirecting visitors to Islamic extremist websites.

As soon as officials we

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Massachusetts Lottery Numbers

Numbers Drawn October 6, 2014

Lucky For Life

03-10-12-14-15, Lucky Ball: 5

Mass Cash

06-15-26-29-33

Midday Numbers

1-7-2-3

Evening Numbers

1-2-5-1

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Mass Gas Prices Drop Again

The price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts has plummeted by 6 cents in the past week to its lowest level of the year.

Triple A Southern New England reported Monday that self-serve, regular has dropped to an average of $3

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Massachusetts Lottery Numbers

Drawn October 5, 2014

MassCash

03-08-21-22-24

Numbers Evening

2-3-1-4

Numbers Midday

9-8-6-5

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Massachusetts Lottery Numbers

Numbers Drawn October 2, 2014

Lucky For Life
15-35-38-41-43
Lucky Ball 17

Mass Cash
04-06-15-16-26

The Numbers Game

Midday: 2-2-8-8

Evening: 7-2-9-0

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What’s Killing The Bees in Massachusetts?

Something's killing honeybees.

Wayne Andrews, a local entomologist and bee keeper in Dighton says he and other keepers throughout the region have had a multitude of bees die without any warning

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Coakley Attempts to Derail Baker’s Claims of Commuter Rail Support

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley says between her and Republican challenger Charlie Baker, she's the only candidate that's serious about the SouthCoast Rail Project.

Coakley made her comments Tuesday in a tour that included a stop in New Bedford

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