Thursday

WBSM Wants to Publicize Your Community News
WBSM is looking for guests for our weekly Public Affairs program. The show is called "Townsquare Sunday" and airs Sunday morning but we tape on Thursday, late morning.
If you have a public event, festival, or neighborhood activity you want to publicize, send your info to news@w…
Organized Crime Unit Takes More Illegal Guns Off The Street
New Bedford's Organized Crime Intelligence Bureau has confiscated 32 illegal handguns during the past year, and arrested 29 people who were unlawfully in possession of those weapons.
The latest seizure of an illegal weapon happened Thursday night when Detectives assigned to the OCIB carried out …
Hernandez Defense Lawyer Admonished For Joke
The judge overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has chastised his lawyer for making a joke about Deflategate while questioning a witness in court.
James Sultan was questioning a state police trooper about tire pressure Thursday when he jokingly asked whethe…
Jury Selection Continues In Tsarnaev Trial
A judge has excused 124 potential jurors in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
They were excused Monday from a group of about 400 who were the first of 1,350 people who last week filled out 28-page questionnaires to weed out people with obvious confl…
Mayor: Feast Is About Family, Faith, Food And Fun
Mayor Jon Mitchell says he's proud of the Feast of The Blessed Sacrament. The 100th Feast opens Thursday at 6pm in the North End, and continues throughout the weekend.
Speaking on his weekly radio program on WBSM, the Mayor says he's pleased the Feast has stuck to its traditional roots...