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    An off-duty Taunton firefighter was injured when he fell from the roof of a house at 4 Wilmarth St., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. An off-duty Taunton firefighter was injured when he fell from the roof of a house at 4 Wilmarth St., Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

    Off-duty Taunton firefighter falls from roof

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    Taunton police say the man was flown by helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital.
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    Officials identify four bodies at closed funeral home

    The Pennine Funeral Home was shut down after 8 mishandled bodies were removed from it on Friday. The Pennine Funeral Home was shut down after 8 mishandled bodies were removed from it on Friday.

    State health officials say they have tentatively identified four of the bodies found improperly stored at Pennine Funeral Home.
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    Administrative hearing in 38 Studios postponed Video included

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    A hearing by Secretary of State Ralph Mollis into who lobbied for 38 Studios was postponed Tuesday, but lawyers for the alleged lobbyist attacked Mollis's intentions. More>>

    Revere cleans up after tornado Video included

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    The tornado damaged dozens of homes and businesses but caused no deaths or serious injuries. More>>

    Wilson's of Wickford remains open after fundraising goal is reached Video included

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    An iconic clothing store in Wickford will keep its doors open, after raising more than $150,000 with help from the community. Wilson’s, a landmark on Brown Street, asked for help to pay its vendors and purchase new merchandise for the store, which has been open for about 70 years. More>>

    Federal Hill business owners meet with city officials to stop violence in the area Video included

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    Gathered around a case of cheese and cured meats in the back of Venda Ravioli, Federal Hill business owners called on themselves and city leaders to do more following recent violence. More>>

    I-Team: Questionable contracts at RI state beaches Video included

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    State Rep. Peter Palumbo manages the concession stands at three state beaches. But it's how he ended up with the job that has competitors crying foul.
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    Man charged in teen's 9-month disappearance Video included

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    A New Hampshire man is facing charges in the kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who returned home July 20 after being missing for more than nine months. More>>

    Foster police officer helps deliver baby Video included

    Officer Michael Kitson of the Foster Police Department talks with NBC 10 after he helped a woman who was in labor. Officer Michael Kitson of the Foster Police Department talks with NBC 10 after he helped a woman who was in labor.
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    Patrolman Michael Kitson jumps into action to help a woman in labor. More>>

    'Sharknado' sequel has bite and lots of laughs

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    Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready. More>>

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    • Off-duty Taunton firefighter falls from roof

      Off-duty Taunton firefighter falls from roof

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:10:16 GMT
      An off-duty Taunton firefighter was injured when he fell from the roof of a house at 4 Wilmarth St., Tuesday, July 29, 2014.An off-duty Taunton firefighter was injured when he fell from the roof of a house at 4 Wilmarth St., Tuesday, July 29, 2014.
      Taunton police say the man was flown by helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital.
      Taunton police say the man was flown by helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital.
    • Administrative hearing in 38 Studios postponed

      Administrative hearing in 38 Studios postponed

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:01:58 GMT
      38 Studios Logo38 Studios Logo
      A hearing by Secretary of State Ralph Mollis into who lobbied for 38 Studios was postponed Tuesday, but lawyers for the alleged lobbyist attacked Mollis's intentions.
      A hearing by Secretary of State Ralph Mollis into who lobbied for 38 Studios was postponed Tuesday, but lawyers for the alleged lobbyist attacked Mollis's intentions.
    • Boat passengers tell of night stranded off Boston

      Boat passengers tell of night stranded off Boston

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:49:05 GMT
      They weren't castaways, but like the tourists on Gilligan's Island, a group of whale watchers expecting only a three-hour tour got much more after their boat was snagged by a mooring cable off Massachusetts...
      They weren't castaways, but like the tourists on Gilligan's Island, a group of whale watchers expecting only a three-hour tour got much more after their boat was snagged by a mooring cable off Massachusetts and...
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    • Share your summer vacation photos

      Share your summer vacation photos

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:09:37 GMT
      What's on your summer vacation to do list? Send us your photos from summer vacation and we will share them in our NBC 10 Summer Vacation Slideshow!
      What's on your summer vacation to do list? Send us your photos from summer vacation and we will share them in our NBC 10 Summer Vacation Slideshow!
    • Slideshow: Revere tornado

      Slideshow: Revere tornado

      Monday, July 28 2014 12:34 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:34:10 GMT
      This image from WCVB shows storm damage from a possible tornado in Revere, Mass., on Monday, July 28, 2014.This image from WCVB shows storm damage from a possible tornado in Revere, Mass., on Monday, July 28, 2014.
      The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in Revere, Massachusetts.
      The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in Revere, Massachusetts.
    • Foxborough boy receives 100,000 birthday cards

      Foxborough boy receives 100,000 birthday cards

      Friday, July 25 2014 12:16 PM EDT2014-07-25 16:16:31 GMT
      Danny Nickerson will have plenty to do on his birthday, opening 100,000 birthday cards!
      Danny Nickerson will have plenty to do on his birthday, opening 100,000 birthday cards!
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    • AP PHOTOS: Building boom in N. Dakota's oil patch

      AP PHOTOS: Building boom in N. Dakota's oil patch

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:56 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:56:40 GMT
      President Theodore Roosevelt once came to North Dakota's Badlands to find solitude and solace amid the area's "desolate, grim beauty." But Roosevelt's Dakota is barely visible today.
      President Theodore Roosevelt once came to North Dakota's Badlands to find solitude and solace amid the area's "desolate, grim beauty." But Roosevelt's Dakota is barely visible today.
    • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

      NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:55:54 GMT
      The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...
      The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football,...
    • Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors

      Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-07-29 16:50:11 GMT
      More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
      More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
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