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 2021-10-19 18:44 

Providence Journal

URI investigating racist Instagram message aimed at NFL player...

Sanctions could include expulsion, the university says....

 2021-10-19 18:42 

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Blood pressure medication recalled over risk of cancer-causing impurity...

Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc. is voluntarily recalling a blood pressure medication that possibly contains high levels of a cancer-causing impurity, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration....

 2021-10-19 18:41 

WPRI

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Facebook paying fine to settle US suit on discrimination...

Facebook is paying a $4.75 million fine and up to $9.5 million to eligible victims to resolve the Justice Department's allegations that it discriminated against U.S. workers in favor of foreigners ......

 2021-10-19 18:38 

Providence Journal

Smaller Pride parade takes to streets of Providence next week...

The celebration on Saturday, Oct. 30, will include a community resource and vendor fair, followed by the Pride Halloween Jubilee Procession....

 2021-10-19 17:54 

WPRI

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Police: Woonsocket man disguised as woman took photos of girls inside bathroom...

Jacob Guerrero, 23, faces 12 counts of possession of child pornography....

 2021-10-19 17:19 

WPRI

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Trump criticizes media for treating Powell 'beautifully' in death...

"He made plenty of mistakes, but anyway, may he rest in peace!" Trump added....

 2021-10-19 17:11 

WPRI

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McKee, Matos to hold media availability at 2 pm...

Watch the news conference live on WPRI.com....

 2021-10-19 17:00 

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FDA proposes rule to offer over-the-counter hearing aids...

Under the updated rule, patients could purchase specific devices in stores or online without undergoing a medical exam or fitting....

 2021-10-19 16:47 

Providence Journal

Providence businessman agrees to permanent ban on mailing sweepstakes solicitations...

Providence businessman agrees to permanent ban on mailing sweepstakes solicitations...

 2021-10-19 16:06 

WPRI

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In the Kitchen: Spaghetti Squash...

Bob Burke from Pot au Feu joined us in the kitchen this morning making Spaghetti Squash. Besides the plain squash, he also showed us how take it up a notch with some add-ins. Ingredients: Spaghetti......

 2021-10-19 15:55 

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Westchester puppy Daisy rescued after paw gets stuck in bathtub drain...

Police in Westchester were called to a home Saturday morning after a puppy got her paw stuck inside a bathtub drain, authorities said....

 2021-10-19 15:38 

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USDA rethinks approach to controlling salmonella in poultry...

Federal health officials are rethinking their approach to controlling salmonella in poultry plants in the hope of reducing the number of illnesses linked to the bacteria each year....

 2021-10-19 15:04 

WPRI

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Newsfeed Now: Gabby Petito's family wants 'vengeance' for her death; Angler catches rare catfish, releases it back into river...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see ......

 2021-10-19 14:15 

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Convenience store owner shot, killed in Fall River...

Police were called to the Stop N Save on Rock Street around 10:30 p.m. after a customer walked in and found the owner covered in blood on the floor, according to the Bristol County District Attorne......

 2021-10-19 14:09 

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'Superhero' 4-year-old falls off 70-foot cliff in Kentucky, survives...

Officials say a 4-year-old boy who fell off a 70-foot cliff at Red River Gorge in eastern Kentucky suffered a few scratches and bruises, but walked away without any severe injuries....

 2021-10-19 14:03 

Providence Journal

RI Foundation: Use federal COVID aid to build thousands of new homes...

The foundation's priorities also include improving mental-health care and worker training....

 2021-10-19 13:44 

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'A moment where minutes mattered': High school student gives dad CPR, saves his life...

"One second he was there, and then the next time I looked over and he just didn't seem like he was there," said Patrick, 17....

 2021-10-19 13:43 

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Israeli scuba diver discovers 900-year-old Crusader sword...

The man was on a weekend dive in northern Israel when he spotted a trove of ancient artifacts that included anchors, pottery and a meter-long sword....

 2021-10-19 13:30 

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RI Foundation panel sees housing, mental health, training as best uses of $1.1 billion federal windfall...

A 15-member steering committee released a highly anticipated report on how the state should spend its American Rescue Plan Act funds....

 2021-10-19 13:05 

WPRI

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Wine shortage could result from supply chain issue, winery exec says...

A glass bottle crunch is leading to a squeeze on wine output, one winery logistics manager said....

 2021-10-19 12:48 

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Jan. 6 panel plans contempt vote as Trump sues over probe...

A House committee tasked with investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection is moving swiftly to hold at least one of Donald Trump's allies in contempt....

 2021-10-19 12:18 

WPRI

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Energy crunch hits global recovery as winter approaches...

The global economy is using more energy as it rebounds from the coronavirus pandemic, straining gas, oil and other fuel supplies....

 2021-10-19 12:16 

WPRI

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Is your car ready for the winter months?...

Jim Melvin Jr, of Melvin's Tire Pros, joins The Rhode Show to talk about steps to keep our cars running their best as we approach the winter months. For more information, visit tireprosri.com...

 2021-10-19 12:13 

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Dunkin' rallies behind Patriots...

Brendan Kirby is LIVE on location at a nearby Dunkin' as they host some in-store rallies for the $2 Tuesdays Patriots offer. Giveaways include Patriots tickets and other freebies....

 2021-10-19 11:48 

WPRI

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State police looking for driver who fled scene of a rollover crash...

Authorities say charges may be pending while they attempt to locate the driver....

 2021-10-19 11:03 

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Forums detailing town office relocation proposal in Swansea begin this week...

Swansea residents will have three opportunities to hear more about a proposal that would put all of the town's offices under one roof in open space at the old Swansea Mall....

 2021-10-19 11:02 

Providence Journal

Lynch leads Hendricken down the field, throws game-winning TD with seven seconds left to beat Central...

It looked like Central's Judah Varfley was going to be the hero Monday night. Then David Lynch showed up, saving the day for Hendricken in a dramatic win....

 2021-10-19 10:40 

WPRI

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RI Foundation to release how state should spend $1B+ in federal stimulus funds...

The Rhode Island Foundation will be releasing its recommendations to state leaders Tuesday morning about how the state should spend more than $1 billion in federal stimulus money....

 2021-10-19 10:06 

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Report: FDA planning to allow 'mix-and-match' boosters...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reportedly planning to allow Americans to opt to get a different booster shot of a COVID-19 vaccine than the one they initially received....

 2021-10-19 10:03 

WPRI

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URI's new president outlines future plans, current challenges...

He's been across the globe teaching on three continents, and now he's the University of Rhode Island's new president....

 2021-10-19 10:03 

Providence Journal

As games get bigger, so do the individual performances — here are the five best from Week 6 of the football season...

There were plenty of great performances before Week 6 could even finish. See who cracked the Top 5, who made honorable mention and our Special Teams Stars of the week....

 2021-10-19 09:22 

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Weather Now: Coldest Morning of the Season So Far; Breezy and Bright this Afternoon...

TODAY: Sunny and dry, but it's the coldest morning of the season so far for many, with lows 40-45 at dawn. Look for highs in the low 60s with a blustery west-northwest wind 10-15mph and gusts......

 2021-10-19 09:05 

Providence Journal

Topping this week's list of Top 5 RI high school soccer players, a pair who helped their teams avoid winless seasons...

Goals by Hope's Douglas Orellana and Coventry's Maryssa Aguiar broke season-long losing skids for their teams....

 2021-10-19 09:02 

Providence Journal

Ask Amy: Mom's needs must take a back seat...

Wife is trying to deal with husband and his stage 4 terminal cancer, two grown sons and her narcissistic, manipulative mother....

 2021-10-19 09:01 

Providence Journal

Tommy's Pizza in Providence has closed after 66 years...

The Cranston's Tommy's will remain open under Tommy Sacco....

 2021-10-19 08:53 

Providence Journal

La Salle tennis continues win streak, but EG's Omicioli wins in rematch of state title contest...

Monday night roundup; Tuesday schedule...

 2021-10-19 03:26 

Providence Journal

3 takeaways as Red Sox roll to 2-1 ALCS lead with 12-3 rout of Astros...

Takeaways from the Red Sox ALCS win over the Houston Astros...

 2021-10-19 03:20 

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Schwarber, Red Sox slam Astros 12-3, lead ALCS 2-1...

Kyle Schwarber hit Boston's third grand slam in two games, a drive off Jos Urquidy in a six-run second, and the Red Sox took a 9-0 lead after three innings against the Houston Astros in Game......

 2021-10-19 03:08 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:...

 2021-10-19 02:58 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky For Life' game...

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Lucky For Life" game were:...

 2021-10-19 02:31 

WPRI

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Monday Night Football: Hendricken beats Central in DI showdown...

WARWICK (WPRI) Monday night football made its way to Warwick this week for a big Division I showdown between two reigning champions Central and Bishop Hendricken. This was a defensive battl......

 2021-10-19 02:25 

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Hometown Hero: Erin McCusker, LaSalle...

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) — This week's Cardi's Furniture & Mattresses Hometown Sports Hero is Erin McCusker. The LaSalle Senior took home the State Individual Tennis title, becoming the ......

 2021-10-19 02:13 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'MassCash' game...

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

 2021-10-19 02:06 

WPRI

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Staffing shortages persist amidst record-breaking 'Great Resignation'...

The U.S. Labor Department reported 4.3 million people quit their jobs in August....

 2021-10-19 01:52 

Pawtucket Times

Schwarber slam gives Red Sox big lead in Game 3 of ALCS...

BOSTON (AP) — Kyle Schwarber hit Boston's third grand slam in two games, a drive off Jos Urquidy in a six-run second, and the Red Sox took a 9-0 lead after three innings against the Houston Astros in Game 3......

 2021-10-19 01:13 

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Rapper formerly known as Kanye West is now just Ye...

A Los Angeles judge on Monday approved the request of the rapper, producer and fashion designer to legally change his name from Kanye Omari West to just Ye, with no middle or last name....

 2021-10-19 01:00 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: A frighteningly fun Trunk or Treat at Springbrook Elementary School...

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 2021-10-19 00:55 

TheWesterlySun.com

New system sought to replace decades-old lighting at Augeri Field...

WESTERLY — School officials hope to soon determine the cost of replacing the decades-old lighting system at Westerly High School's Sal Augeri Field. In the meantime, officials hope an inspection...

 2021-10-19 00:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

Raimondo out to save U.S. jobs, 1 computer chip at a time...

Gina Raimondo only wears watches made by Bulova — a company that laid off her scientist father, closed its Rhode Island factory and moved production to China in 1983....

 2021-10-19 00:40 

TheWesterlySun.com

Why COVID boosters weren't tweaked to better match variants...

More COVID-19 booster shots may be on the way — but when it's your turn, you'll get an extra dose of the original vaccine, not one updated to better match...

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