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 2019-12-15 16:37 

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Brady, Patriots look to get offense going vs Bengals...

The defending Super Bowl champions head into Sunday's game against Cincinnati in a prolonged slump, losing two in a row and three of their last five games. Since the start of Week 9, they are 30th ......

 2019-12-15 16:21 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Car hits gas line connected to home causing evacuations...

When crews arrived on scene, they found that the vehicle, which was empty, had struck a gas line attached to the home and a smell of natural gas....

 2019-12-15 15:39 

WPRI

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Vehicle crashes into, damages Providence business...

Crews were called to Academy Ave. and the intersection of Linton St. just before 6 a.m. for a report of a jeep into a building....

 2019-12-15 15:22 

WPRI

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Scott City fourth-grader rescues another student with Heimlich maneuver...

Scott City Elementary 4th grader, Keller Turner, wasted no time leaping in to action to save a friend from choking at lunch....

 2019-12-15 11:55 

Providence Journal

Mostly sunny Sunday, high near 44...

Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a northwest wind...

 2019-12-15 09:42 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: Ashaway Holiday Stroll perseveres despite the rain, but fireworks postponed to Dec. 21...

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 2019-12-15 05:31 

TheWesterlySun.com

Business owner stung by enforcement of sign ordinance...

WESTERLY — The owner of a Main Street business says the town's sign regulations are robbing her of business, costing her money, and are not uniformly enforced....

 2019-12-15 05:16 

TheWesterlySun.com

Richmond residents band together to save abandoned dog...

RICHMOND — Frightened and hungry, with a coat so matted it was hard for her to walk, a small black cocker spaniel roamed a Richmond neighborhood for nearly two months....

 2019-12-15 05:09 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: Stocking oysters off Masons Island...

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 2019-12-15 05:00 

Newport Daily News

'Lemonade' by Beyonc is named the AP's album of the decade...

NEW YORK — The top 15 albums of the decade by Associated Press Music Editor Mesfin Fekadu: 1. Beyonc,...

 2019-12-15 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Shore access case settled for $25,000...

A shoreline rights advocate arrested in June while collecting seaweed on the beach in front of private homes in South Kingstown has settled his federal...

 2019-12-15 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Tiverton Fire responds to single-vehicle crash...

The Tiverton Fire Department responded to Main Road just south of Tiverton Town Farm for a motor vehicle crash with downed wires....

 2019-12-15 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Winter speaker series starting up again...

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is in full swing. This weekend the Newport Art Museum is hosting their Holiday Marketplace, where students,...

 2019-12-15 04:51 

TheWesterlySun.com

Reparations for slavery gaining traction at some colleges...

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The promise of reparations to atone for historical ties to slavery has opened new territory in a reckoning at U.S. colleges, which until now have responded with...

 2019-12-15 04:37 

WPRI

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Attleboro snow blower thieves caught on camera...

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) — A homeowner's security camera captured a pair of thieves stealing a snow blower out of his driveway early Friday morning. He shared this video with Eyewitness ......

 2019-12-15 04:35 

TheWesterlySun.com

Jill Matson joins Westerly office of Randall, Realtors...

WESTERLY — Randall, Realtors has announced that real estate agent Jill Matson, of Hopkinton, has joined its Westerly office at 241 Post Road. In addition to her work in real...

 2019-12-15 04:31 

TheWesterlySun.com

Postcripts: 'Love, Actually' lit up this writer's holiday season, and he wasn't alone...

One December a few years back, I finished off a round-up column about this and that with this: "Of all the holiday films, particularly those themed around Christmas, there is...

 2019-12-15 04:30 

TheWesterlySun.com

In My Own Shoes: The death of the dress code is upon us...

Sometimes you just have to call 'em like you see 'em, so ... face it, folks, we're slobs....

 2019-12-15 04:15 

TheWesterlySun.com

Legal Corner: Is jolly old Saint Nick skirting the legal line? An analysis....

During this Christmas season, who is more loved and revered than Santa Claus himself? Saint Nick in his striking red outfit with his white, flowing beard is everywhere, at holiday...

 2019-12-15 04:15 

TheWesterlySun.com

Westerly Senior Center: Vets services and center closing announcements...

Good news for those who need to use the services of the Veterans Administration. Jack Ryan from the administration will be at the senior center on Thursday at 9:30 a.m....

 2019-12-15 03:53 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Pipkins, Duke lead way as Friars grind out win against Stony Brook...

The PC men's basketball team used a strong shooting night to fend off upset-minded Stony Brook, 82-78, Saturday night at the Dunkin' Donuts Center. The win puts the Friars over .500 at ......

 2019-12-15 03:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

With colder weather and holiday happenings, fire officials urge safety for the season...

It's that time of year again for...

 2019-12-15 03:15 

TheWesterlySun.com

Birth Announcements: Through Nov. 28...

LAWRENCE + MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...

 2019-12-15 03:10 

Pawtucket Times

Pastrnak scores 2 goals, Bruins snap winless streak...

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — David Pastrnak scored two goals and the Boston Bruins snapped a five-game winless streak, beating the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Saturday night....

 2019-12-15 02:57 

Pawtucket Times

Football title dilutes grief on Newtown shooting anniversary...

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Newtown marked the seventh anniversary of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School with vigils, church services and a moment of joy when the community's high school football team — with a shooting victim's bro...

 2019-12-15 02:29 

Providence Journal

Music review: Philharmonic, Providence Singers' 'Messiah' is a triumph...

Could it be the combined forces of the Rhode Island Philharmonic and the Providence Singers gave it their all and then some for last night's "Messiah" to celebrate the orchestra hitting the 75-year mark?I'm guessing it was, because no one ...

 2019-12-15 02:27 

Pawtucket Times

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in landslide vote...

NEW YORK (AP) — Born into a family of Cornhuskers and raised in the Buckeye state, Joe Burrow left his roots behind and became a Heisman Trophy winner at LSU....

 2019-12-15 02:00 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Navy tops Army 31-7...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo wrapped Malcolm Perry tighter than an Army defense could muster for an embrace that served as a bit of an apology. Perry had done it all for Navy in a......

 2019-12-15 01:58 

Pawtucket Times

Shooting at suburban Atlanta mall injures 1 as shoppers flee...

ATLANTA (AP) — A shooting that wounded one man in a mall food court sent suburban Atlanta shoppers fleeing in panic Saturday....

 2019-12-15 01:13 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game...

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...

 2019-12-15 01:02 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Matthew's Wish raising toys for kids in need...

CHARLESTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — Saturday's rain, at times pouring, didn't stop the finale parade for the fourth annual Matthew's Wish Toy Drive. The toy parade, which featured em......

 2019-12-15 00:43 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Wild Money' game...

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Rhode Island Lottery's "Wild Money" game were:...

 2019-12-15 00:32 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Providence police investigating stabbing...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police responded to stabbing on Charles Street in Providence Saturday night. It happened around 7 p.m. An officer on the scene tells Eyewitness News, a suspect has b......

 2019-12-15 00:20 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Watch Now: It's Okay Not to Be Okay...

WPRI 12, NBC 10, ABC 6, and Rhode Island PBS bring you "It's Okay Not to Be Okay." This special shares stories of Rhode Islanders who are not only dealing either mental health or ......

 2019-12-15 00:17 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Honoring fallen service members on Wreaths Across America Day...

EXETER, R.I. (WPRI) — On Saturday 250,000 wreaths were placed on grave sites at Arlington National Cemetery it's part of the National Wreaths Across America Day. A smaller, yet still ......

 2019-12-15 00:10 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Weather Now: Windy Sunday Expected...

The rain will wind down and Sunday will be a much drier day, but windy. In addition to the rain ending, the fog should be lifting as winds shift into the west, bringing in drier air. Temperatures o......

 2019-12-15 00:10 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game...

CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Rhode Island Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:...

 2019-12-14 23:47 

Pawtucket Times

Fire breaks out at under construction Texas Rangers park...

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Fire broke out Saturday at the future home of the Texas Rangers, which is under construction in Arlington....

 2019-12-14 22:35 

Pawtucket Times

Johnson's 7 steals spark Canisius past Holy Cross, 80-72...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Malik Johnson scored 20 points, dished seven assists and collected seven steals as Canisius returned to action after a week off for final exams to beat long-time rival Holy Cross 80-72 on Saturday afternoon....

 2019-12-14 18:40 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Bill to rename post office after Elizabeth Buffum Chace signed into law...

Chace, who lived from December 9, 1806 to December 12, 1899, was an anti-slavery activist and humanitarian who fought for greater equality as a leader in the abolitionist and suffragette movements....

 2019-12-14 17:01 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Church services, vigils to mark Newtown shooting anniversary...

Twenty first graders and six educators were killed at the Newtown school on Dec. 14, 2012....

 2019-12-14 15:16 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Heavy rain causes for dangerous driving conditions, flooding on roadways...

Heavy rain cause for dangerous driving conditions, flooding on roadways...

 2019-12-14 15:16 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Heavy rain causes for dangerous driving conditions, flooding on roadways...

Heavy rain cause for dangerous driving conditions, flooding on roadways...

 2019-12-14 09:00 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Nesi's Notes: Dec. 14...

Your weekly briefing on local politics and more....

 2019-12-14 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Donors, casino step up to help teen girls in R.I. shelter...

Family Service of R.I. had said it was falling short to buy gifts and necessities for 30 girls....

 2019-12-14 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Former priest sues Providence Diocese...

In a lawsuit filed Friday, John Tormey said his inclusion on the list of clergy who'd been "credibly accused" of sexually abusing...

 2019-12-14 05:00 

Newport Daily News

The wonder of Advent...

Dec. 1 marked the beginning of Advent, which is a season of preparation and reflection that runs until Christmas Eve. Christians around the globe have...

 2019-12-14 05:00 

Newport Daily News

State announces extra police patrols to catch drunk drivers...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Federal funding will be used to pay for extra police patrols to catch drunk drivers through the end of the year, according...

 2019-12-14 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Metacomet — From heathen savage to American archetype...

In 1662, Metacomet became chief sachem of the Wampanoag after the deaths of his father, Massasoit, and his brother, Wamsutta. Unlike his father, he did...

 2019-12-14 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Ruggiero to host education talk...

State Rep. Deborah Ruggiero will host a constituent conversation on "The Power of Education" in Jamestown in January. The forum will be held...

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