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Six months after discouraging signs, some panhandlers keep at it in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD — Robert Stone Jr., 64, held a sign Tuesday morning explaining that he is homeless. He walked hunched over on the median at Route 18 and ...

Longview woman uses knife to scare off streaker  Longview Daily News

A Longview woman told police she scared off a streaker early Wednesday morning by brandishing a knife after he approached her in an alley near Beech Street ...

Pakistan’s borderlands at last win a say in their own administration  The Economist

But the area's politicians are already clashing with the all-powerful army.