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 2021-09-24 16:46 

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UMass Dartmouth student receives Hispanic Police Officers of New Bedford Law Scholarship...

UMass law student, Judith Patricia Cruz Caballero, JD candidate '22 was named the second ever recipient of the Hispanic Police Officers of New Bedford Law Scholarship....

 2021-09-24 16:00 

Providence Journal

Health-care workers sue to block RI vaccine mandate on religious grounds...

Almost every other state allows...

 2021-09-24 15:36 

WPRI

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Man hospitalized after being shot in both arms while driving home in Providence...

An investigation is underway after a man was shot in Providence while driving home Thursday night, according to police....

 2021-09-24 15:31 

Providence Journal

Looking for who's playing high school football games this weekend? Look no further....

Want to know who's playing who, where and when in this weekend's high school football action? Here's where you can find that info....

 2021-09-24 15:09 

WPRI

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Newsfeed Now: Federal warrant issued for Brian Laundrie in Gabby Petito case; DC shutdown looms as lawmakers at odds over budget...

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 ......

 2021-09-24 15:09 

Providence Journal

RI judge approves fair-labor settlements with dancers at 2 Providence strip clubs...

The Foxy Lady agreed to pay $1.5 million, and the former Wild Zebra will pay $415,000....

 2021-09-24 14:50 

WPRI

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New homes sales rise for second straight month in August...

Sales of new homes in the U.S. rose modestly in August as rising prices continue to sideline potential buyers....

 2021-09-24 14:32 

WPRI

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Former ABC News executive says Chris Cuomo harassed her...

A veteran TV news executive says CNN anchor Chris Cuomo sexually harassed her by squeezing her buttocks at a party in 2005. Shelley Ross said in an opinion piece in The New York Times on Friday tha......

 2021-09-24 14:15 

WPRI

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Brian Laundrie manhunt: Search picks up at Carlton Reserve after FBI issues arrest warrant for Gabby Petito's fianc...

An arrest warrant is issued for Brian Laundrie, the fianc of Gabby Petito, but the warrant is not connected to what happened to Gabby, rather what happened after her death....

 2021-09-24 14:02 

WPRI

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House to vote on abortion rights as Roe v Wade is challenged...

The House is set to vote on legislation that aims to guarantee every woman's right to an abortion....

 2021-09-24 13:38 

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Biden delivers remarks after CDC endorses COVID booster for older Americans...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive aga......

 2021-09-24 13:14 

WPRI

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Driver involved in Green Line train crash now facing charges...

The operator of a light rail train that crashed into the rear of another train on the Boston area's public transit system now faces criminal charges....

 2021-09-24 12:54 

WPRI

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In the Kitchen: Oysters Rockefeller...

On Friday morning, Chef Jeff Brodie from The Breachway Grill stopped by "The Rhode Show" to make Oysters Rockefeller. Ingredients: OystersOnionBaconSpinachGarlicButterHeavy CreamParmesa......

 2021-09-24 12:53 

WPRI

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New York hospitals fear staff shortage as vaccine deadline approaches...

Doctors and nurses — and also support staff, like food service workers and cleaners — have been given until Sept. 27 to get at least their first vaccine shot in one of the nation's most aggre......

 2021-09-24 12:52 

WPRI

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Chauvin to appeal conviction, sentence in Floyd's death...

The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd's death intends to appeal his conviction and sentence, saying the judge abused his discretion or erred during several key p......

 2021-09-24 12:25 

WPRI

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Lincoln School is having an open house...

Lincoln School is an independent Quaker school that is co-ed infant through Pre-K and all girlsKindergarten through grade 12. Lincoln focuses on character, cooperation, and mutual respectwhile prio......

 2021-09-24 12:20 

WPRI

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'Whose Line' comedians to appear locally...

Comedians Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood of Whose Line is it Anyway? fame are bringing their Scared Scriptless Tour to the Zeiterion on October 1st! For the nearly two decades, Colin has headlin......

 2021-09-24 12:15 

WPRI

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Fall drink recipes to try...

The Cocktail Guru, Jonathan Pogash, shares some delicious drink recipes for fall!...

 2021-09-24 11:33 

WPRI

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Man attempted to storm cockpit while on JetBlue flight from Boston to San Juan...

Investigators say the man became agitated when a call he was making on his cell phone didn't go through....

 2021-09-24 10:03 

Providence Journal

RWU professor testifies for migrants seeking US asylum. She knows why they can't go 'home'...

Images of migrants converging on the U.S. border only to be turned back or expelled are wrenching for Roger Williams University Prof. Autumn Quezada-Grant....

 2021-09-24 09:57 

WPRI

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McKee to sign multiple bills related to the ongoing opioid epidemic...

PROVIDENCE, R.I (WPRI) — Gov. Dan McKee will be ceremoniously signing a few bills that are related to the ongoing opioid epidemic Friday morning. One of those bills would give the green light for R......

 2021-09-24 09:30 

Providence Journal

Gardening: Give monarch butterflies fuel for their long journey...

It's time for the monarch butterflies' long trip to Mexico to spend the winter. They need to bulk up on calories before migrating....

 2021-09-24 09:30 

Providence Journal

The Gamm's 'A Lie Agreed Upon' will mark return of indoor theater in RI...

The Gamm Theatre in Warwick revives indoor theater in RI with...

 2021-09-24 09:16 

WPRI

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Weather Alert: Off/On Rain and T'Storms Today; Lingering Showers Saturday and Sat. Night...

TODAY: Humid with showers and isolated strong thunderstorms... highs in the mid 70s. There is a slight risk for some thunderstorms to produce damaging winds or a brief tornado. South winds 5-15......

 2021-09-24 09:07 

Providence Journal

10 historic cemeteries to visit around New England this spooky season...

Buried in these cemeteries are Lizzie Borden, famous authors and the accused from the Salem Witch Trials. At one, the...

 2021-09-24 09:03 

WPRI

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CDC endorses COVID booster for millions of older Americans...

The advisers said boosters should be offered to people 65 and older, nursing home residents and those ages 50 to 64 who have risky underlying health problems....

 2021-09-24 09:03 

Providence Journal

Pilgrim hands La Salle first regular-season loss since 2017; Thursday's high school roundup...

Thursday's high school roundup...

 2021-09-24 09:01 

Providence Journal

Want to know about Josh Uche's path to the Patriots? Just ask Bryant coach Chris Merritt...

Chris Merritt was the linebacker's coach at his Miami high school...

 2021-09-24 09:01 

Providence Journal

Behind the Scenes: Down-home entertainment at Bristol PorchFest 2021...

Behind the scenes at the annual community music event, which brought 18 acts to nine front porches along High Street in historic Bristol....

 2021-09-24 09:01 

Providence Journal

Walking RI: On the trail of two historic figures in Tiverton...

Weetamoo Woods and Pardon Gray Preserve have connections to two people involved in epic conflicts. Today, the land is a peaceful spot to enjoy nature....

 2021-09-24 09:01 

Providence Journal

Fishing Report: Climate change won't wait for fisheries planning...

After the NOAA held sessions in 2018, a report on the process was not issued till March 2021....

 2021-09-24 09:00 

Providence Journal

New to RI: A bagel-craving New Yorker's quest for satisfaction...

Providence bagels aren't New York bagels. And that's just fine with me....

 2021-09-24 09:00 

Providence Journal

Historical photos: Providence's College Hill has seen plenty of change...

College Hill in Providence may seem timeless when you stroll through it, but there have been many changes over the decades....

 2021-09-24 09:00 

Providence Journal

No. 1 times 2: URI guitarist has second Billboard hit in 10 weeks...

In 10 weeks, URI classical guitarist Adam Levin has had two albums top Billboard charts. His latest showcases works by contemporary Spanish composers....

 2021-09-24 09:00 

Providence Journal

Ask Amy: A father's memories don't admit flaws...

Child should stop confronting father, with memory problems, of his poor parenting....

 2021-09-24 03:11 

WPRI

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Lincoln girls volleyball sweeps St. Rays at home...

LINCLN (WPRI) On its brand new home floor, Lincoln girls volleyball swept St. Rays, 3-0, on Thursday night....

 2021-09-24 03:10 

WPRI

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Tiverton deals North Providence its first loss of the year...

NORTH PROVIDENCE (WPRI) Tiverton boys soccer went on the road Wednesday night and beat North Providence 3-1 handing the Cougars their first loss of the season....

 2021-09-24 02:58 

Pawtucket Times

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

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

 2021-09-24 02:43 

Pawtucket Times

Tennessee grocery store attack: 'He kept on shooting'...

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A gunman attacked a grocery store in an upscale Tennessee suburb on Thursday afternoon, killing one person and wounding 12 others before he was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at the store, authoriti...

 2021-09-24 02:08 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'MassCash' game...

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

 2021-09-24 02:06 

WPRI

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Oldest human footprints in North America found in New Mexico...

Fossilized footprints discovered in New Mexico indicate that early humans were walking across North America around 23,000 years ago, researchers reported Thursday....

 2021-09-24 01:53 

WPRI

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Officers buy Taunton boy a new bike after his was stolen twice...

A 6-year-old Taunton boy was pleasantly surprised Wednesday when two police officers showed up at his home with a brand new bike....

 2021-09-24 01:38 

Pawtucket Times

The Latest: South Korea reports biggest daily virus jump...

SEOUL, South Korea South Korea has reported its biggest daily jump in coronavirus since the start of the pandemic as people returned from the country's biggest holiday of the year....

 2021-09-24 01:08 

Providence Journal

Pawtucket firefighters discover large marijuana grow in former Gamm Theatre...

Firefighters break in to Pawtucket's former Gamm Theatre to answer an alarm and find performers under grow lights, not footlights....

 2021-09-24 01:01 

WPRI

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With only 4 fire personnel unvaccinated, East Providence mayor not concerned over lack of staff...

As fire departments across the state worry about potential staffing shortages caused by Rhode Island's vaccine mandate for health care workers, East Providence Mayor Bob DaSilva said he'......

 2021-09-24 01:00 

TheWesterlySun.com

Gov. McKee to MBA annual meeting: Push legislators to use rescue funds on businesses...

WESTERLY — Gov. Daniel McKee asked those gathered for the Misquamicut Business Association's 22nd annual meeting Thursday morning to implore their state representatives and senators to free up at least...

 2021-09-24 00:55 

TheWesterlySun.com

Town Council to form Richmond Wellness Committee to address recreational, health needs...

RICHMOND — An effort to "think outside of the box" on the best ways to use the town's share of municipal COVID-19 relief funds has led members of the Town...

 2021-09-24 00:50 

TheWesterlySun.com

Special meeting on short-term rentals in Westerly set for Saturday...

WESTERLY — The Town Council will tackle on Saturday what has proved to be a vexing issue — crafting a short-term rental ordinance that protects property owners' right to the...

 2021-09-24 00:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

Investigators hope for new leads in unsolved Boston museum robbery...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The chief investigator for a Boston museum still working to recover $500 million worth of art stolen in 1990 said Thursday he was hoping for new...

 2021-09-24 00:40 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: Toddler jumping the waves...

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