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 2021-09-16 21:55 

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Opinion/Chaput: RI's fascinating path to ratification of Constitution...

In the 1780s, in the wake of the Revolution, the state refused to acquiesce to calls for a greater federal union....

 2021-09-16 21:52 

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Murder charge against Cranston man is dropped, due to video evidence...

Surveillance footage showing Kenneth Hernandez at a store at the tie of the shooting paved the way for his freedom....

 2021-09-16 21:30 

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Following walkout, funding for addiction programs has been secured...

Following walkout, funding to addiction programs has been restored...

 2021-09-16 21:30 

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Opinion/Migliori: All health-care professionals should be vaccinated...

The science is clear. Vaccinations reduce not only the risk of infection, but also the risk of infecting others....

 2021-09-16 21:22 

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Man seriously injured last month in Warren dies at hospital...

Richard Raymond was injured in a disturbance on Aug. 28, which is still under investigation....

 2021-09-16 21:16 

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Brown to host Coaches vs. Cancer Clinic this weekend...

Among the featured speakers at the 2-day event — the Celtics' Brad Stevens, Brown's Mike Martin, PC's Ed Cooley...

 2021-09-16 20:36 

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RI donor-disclosure laws upheld again; conservative group says it will appeal to high court...

The First Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday said RI laws making top donors identify themselves in election advertising does not infringe on free speech...

 2021-09-16 19:33 

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'If you sleep at grandma's one weekend, should you have to quarantine?' RI school leaders struggle with Health Department guidance...

Some say the guidance is frustrating and confusing for parents and schools alike....

 2021-09-16 18:26 

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Former Warwick cop who was wrongfully imprisoned attends signing of compensation bill...

Scott Hornoff, who is now 59, described the ceremony as an important moment, made possible thanks to state Rep. Patricia Serpa....

 2021-09-16 17:00 

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Twin River Casino in Lincoln is about to get a lot bigger. Here's what that means...

An enhanced food hall and a Korean-style spa are among the future offerings....

 2021-09-16 14:43 

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Three end of summer festivals happening in RI this weekend you won't want to miss...

Looking for a good time this weekend?? Check out these fantastic festivals around RI. From pumpkin patches to carnival rides on the beach....

 2021-09-16 14:35 

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Feds: RI woman to admit fraud for securing loans for spa, a prostitution site...

Woonsocket woman to admit to fraud for securing loans for 'illicit' spa...

 2021-09-16 14:05 

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Patriots live: Mac Jones explains why he winked at Dolphins LB Elandon Roberts...

Patriots live blog for Thursday, Sept. 16, gets Mac Jones' explanation for winking at the Dolphins during Sunday's loss to Miami...

 2021-09-16 12:26 

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Providence police find murder suspect at Seekonk autobody shop...

The Providence police arrested a Warwick man Monday in the Aug. 28th shooting death of another man outside a Providence club....

 2021-09-16 10:19 

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Walking RI: Scenic Turner Reservoir in East Providence holds a connection to a 1998 tragedy...

The James Turner Reservoir in East Providence was the scene of a deadly 1998 canoe accident....

 2021-09-16 10:17 

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RI weather forecast: Showers and possibly thunderstorms Thursday...

Expect scattered showers with isolated thunderstorms today, the National Weather Service says....

 2021-09-16 10:02 

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RI Poet Laureate Tina Crane pens young-adult novel-in-verse...
 2021-09-16 09:48 

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On the Peace Corps' 60th anniversary, five Rhode Islanders recall their time as volunteers...

Since 1961, more than 240,000 Peace Corps volunteers — including five Rhode Islanders profiled here — have served in 142 nations....

 2021-09-16 09:34 

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Ben Folds 'In Actual Person Live' at the Vets...

The tour makes a stop at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence on Friday, Sept. 24, at 8 p.m....

 2021-09-16 09:06 

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Smithfield's Nicky Nunes stops 18 shots in loss to Cranston West; Wednesday roundup...

Wednesday's High School roundup...

 2021-09-16 09:02 

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Ask Amy: Woman should leave abusive relationship...

He says he respects her, but his behavior does not demonstrate it. He yells, is critical, and is very impatient....

 2021-09-16 09:02 

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AFC East Arms Race: Will Mac Jones give the Patriots the edge against division rivals?...

Young quarterbacks are leading AFC East teams; this weekend offers a matchup between Jones and the Jets' Zach Wilson...

 2021-09-16 09:01 

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As wildfires rage in California, fire concerns grow in New England amid changing climate...

Climate change is causing rain to drop heavier within shorter periods of time, potentially leaving longer dry spells amid rising temperatures....

 2021-09-16 09:00 

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Almost 60% of Providence students were chronically absent last year. Here's the plan to fight chronic absenteeism...

Providence takes fresh approach to chronic absenteeism: hire community liaisons to reach out to students...

 2021-09-16 08:24 

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Johnston council OKs tax deal on Amazon shipping facility...

Johnston officials get behind special arrangement with Amazon....

 2021-09-16 00:39 

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McKee stages COVID vaccination pep rally at Johnston High School...
 2021-09-15 22:44 

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Amore launches run for RI secretary of state...

The 54-year-old is the first candidate for secretary of state...

 2021-09-15 21:55 

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Opinion/Cummings: RI Medical Society supports COVID-19 vaccine mandates...

A functioning health-care system requires a full team of healthy providers....

 2021-09-15 21:51 

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Brown is testing vaccinated students. Should other RI schools do the same?...

Medical experts aren't fully decided on whether universal COVID-19 testing is the way to go....

 2021-09-15 21:45 

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Opinion/Unger and Payne: Who should own RI's utility company?...

Due to precedent and familiarity, regulators consider the current utility business model the natural paradigm. But experts nationwide advocate reform....

 2021-09-15 20:34 

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Mother in "Baby Tobi" child abuse case, thought to have skipped bail, back in court...

Baby died in December 2017, months after arriving at Hasbro Hospital with numerous injuries, including a fracture skull and human bite mark on his leg...

 2021-09-15 20:20 

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Eleanor Slater CEO confirms U.S. inspector general is investigating state-run hospital...

State contracts for anonymous reporting line for Slater hospital employees, as probes expand to Washington....

 2021-09-15 17:10 

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Top DEM official urged staffers to expedite wetlands application from former McKee aide...

Emails from Terrence Gray, a member of the DEM's executive staff who is now the agency's acting executive director, tended get quick results....

 2021-09-15 16:58 

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U.S. Census Bureau to make redistricting data easier to access on Thursday...

The bureau will make its 2020 redistricting data available on its website, offering an easier way to view the same numbers that it made public Aug. 12....

 2021-09-15 16:47 

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Providence Mayor Elorza will not run for governor...

Elorza said he could not launch a campaign given his duties as mayor and as a parent....

 2021-09-15 16:30 

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Patriots Live: QB Mac Jones impressed teammates with his toughness...

Patriots live blog...

 2021-09-15 16:27 

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Interim superintendent resigns from Bristol-Warren schools just six weeks after he was hired...

His predecessor, Jonathan Brice, resigned over the summer....

 2021-09-15 14:55 

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Ex-Georgetown tennis coach Gordon Ernst to admit to role in Varsity Blues scandal...

Ex-Georgetown tennis coach Gordon Ernst to admit to role in Varsity Blues scandal...

 2021-09-15 11:24 

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RI weather forecast: 'Summer warmth and humidity' for Wednesday...

It's the middle of September but...

 2021-09-15 11:02 

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URI cancels rapper Polo G's concert due to COVID concerns...

A day after Brown University imposed restrictions due to an increase in COVID cases on campus, the University of Rhode Island postponed a concert because...

 2021-09-15 10:19 

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Providence city councilor's posts about 'cleanup' of homeless camp draw criticism...

A Providence city councilman's social media posts Tuesday about the...

 2021-09-15 10:07 

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Pioneer or colonizer? Sculpture of Blackstone Valley settler stirs controversy in Pawtucket...
 2021-09-15 09:47 

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Warren Town Council revokes club's liquor license in aftermath of Sept. 2 shooting...

Warren officials appalled by a shooting that injured...

 2021-09-15 09:30 

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Oregon defied the numbers and defeated No. 3 Ohio State...

The Ducks upset win added some credence to the Pac 12...

 2021-09-15 09:10 

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NBA veteran Chris Duhon joins Bryant coaching staff...

Duhon was guard for Duke University before spending 9 seasons in the NBA...

 2021-09-15 09:09 

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Rhode Island Beach 2021: Your guide to the best beaches in the state...

Plan your perfect Rhode Island beach escape with our comprehensive listings to more than 38 RI public beaches - plus sticker and fee information....

 2021-09-15 09:02 

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Goalies shine as Lincoln, West Warwick girls soccer match ends in scoreless tie; Tuesday roundup...

Tuesday night high school sports roundup...

 2021-09-15 09:02 

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Ask Amy: Trauma survivor worries about a deep dive...

Successful woman, who survived sexual abuse, is ashamed of the view she has of herself....

 2021-09-15 09:01 

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Secrets, serial killers and mob heists: True crime stories of New England...

From the unimaginable to the explained, many New England cases have found their way into movies, TV, books and podcasts....

 2021-09-15 08:50 

Providence Journal

The Big E is back with cows, concerts and all the fair food...

The New England fair is back after a lost year because of COVID...

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