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 2021-02-23 20:58 

WPRI

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'Hug station' at East Providence nursing home allows residents, loved ones to safely embrace...

An East Providence nursing home has made it possible for its residents to hug their loved ones once again....

 2021-02-23 20:51 

Providence Journal

Barrington boys, Warwick girls opt out of hockey playoffs due to COVID-related concerns...

Tuesday was the first night of the hockey playoffs, but the Barrington boys and Warwick Co-Op girls team were eliminated before they had a chance to step on the ice....

 2021-02-23 20:46 

TheWesterlySun.com

Connecticut adjusts vaccine rollout to age-based system...

A major change to Connecticut's vaccination schedule was announced Monday, with the state continuing with a mostly age-based system to make the rollout less complicated after seeing the challenges other...

 2021-02-23 20:39 

WPRI

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Baker aims to phase out remote learning for elementary schools by April...

He said the plan is to start with elementary school students, with the hope of phasing out remote learning by April....

 2021-02-23 20:09 

WPRI

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Capitol defenders blame bad intelligence for deadly breach...

Faulty intelligence was to blame for the outmanned Capitol defenders' failure to anticipate the violent mob that invaded the iconic building and halted certification of the presidential elect......

 2021-02-23 20:05 

WPRI

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Drug executives: Big jump in vaccine supply is coming soon...

COVID-19 vaccine makers told Congress on Tuesday to expect a big jump in the delivery of doses over the coming month, and the companies insist they will be able to provide enough for most Americans......

 2021-02-23 19:45 

WPRI

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Tiger Woods suffers leg injuries after California car crash...

Pro golfer Tiger Woods has been injured in a rollover crash in California, according to the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department....

 2021-02-23 19:27 

Providence Journal

RI reports 10 COVID deaths, 282 additional cases...

The number of hospitalized patients fell....

 2021-02-23 19:15 

WPRI

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Actress Lynn Whitfield discusses trailblazing career, Black excellence and growing up in Louisiana...

For decades, Lynn Whitfield has graced our screens. From television to film, she is as much an icon as the characters she's portrayed....

 2021-02-23 19:02 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

After beating cancer, Cranston boy raising money for friends still fighting...

"I like helping people," Callan Duquette said....

 2021-02-23 18:59 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Vaccinations speeding up in RI, as infections and hospitalizations tumble...

The state's sped-up approach is replacing its more targeted strategy, which came under fire for moving too slowly....

 2021-02-23 18:49 

WPRI

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Kent Hospital releases new visitation policies...

One visitor will be allowed to visit from 10 a.m. to noon, and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., and all visitors will be screened for coronavirus symptoms before entry....

 2021-02-23 18:49 

WPRI

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HHS nominee says pandemic comes first but agenda is broader...

On health insurance, he pledged to work to expand the Obama-era Affordable Care Act, although in the past he's supported a government-run health care system....

 2021-02-23 18:41 

Providence Journal

RI unemployment phone lines working again after maintenance...

Phone lines at the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training are working again after maintenance....

 2021-02-23 18:11 

WPRI

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DYSOM 2/19/21: Richard Arenberg and Joseph Cammarano...

Experts from Brown and PC join Dan Yorke to discuss the outcome of President Trump's second impeachment trial....

 2021-02-23 18:02 

Providence Journal

Organized labor, allies push for tax hike on high earners...

Unions, allies renew push for RI income tax hike for high-earners...

 2021-02-23 17:29 

Providence Journal

HUD accuses Providence real estate management company of discriminating against families...

HUD accuses Providence real estate management company of discriminating against families...

 2021-02-23 17:13 

WPRI

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Third stimulus checks: Here's who would get $1,400 under the plan approved by a House committee...

With the House Budget Committee advancing a 591-page, $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package Monday, many are wondering whether they'll qualify for the promised $1,400 stimulus checks inclu......

 2021-02-23 17:10 

Providence Journal

Deemed a close contact, Barrington hockey pulls itself from postseason; East Greenwich cleared by RIDOH, will play tonight...

After being deemed a close contact, Barrington decided to pull its hockey team from the D-I playoffs. East Greenwich, which had a positive test, will play tonight....

 2021-02-23 16:52 

WPRI

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Schumer: Raimondo confirmation vote possible early next week...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WPRI) — Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on Tuesday predicted a confirmation vote for Gov. Gina Raimondo to President Joe Biden's cabinet as soon as next week....

 2021-02-23 16:47 

WPRI

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In the Kitchen: Hot Shot...

In the kitchen today, we welcome Lisa Watson from The Juice Girl out of Hope & Main making Hot Shots. The Juice Girl is a weekly juice delivery service offering 4 types of juices and 2 types of......

 2021-02-23 16:38 

WPRI

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At least 160 Confederate symbols removed in 2020, says law center...

When rioters tore through the U.S. Capitol last month, some of them gripping Confederate battle flags, they didn't encounter a statue of the most famous rebel general, Robert E. Lee....

 2021-02-23 16:16 

WPRI

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'She's probably one of a kind'; 6-legged puppy is a miracle, veterinarians say...

Skipper is an 11-ounce part Border Collie, part Australian Shepard mix. She was also born with six legs....

 2021-02-23 16:16 

Providence Journal

Dr. Jha on reasons to be optimistic, vaccine tweaks against variants, Biden performance...

Dr. Jha on reasons to be optimistic, vaccine tweaks against variants, Biden performance...

 2021-02-23 16:00 

WPRI

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RI hospital groups Lifespan, CNE sign merger deal; Brown U. commits $125M...

Rhode Island's health care landscape could be transformed by the landmark three-way agreement to create an academic medical center....

 2021-02-23 16:00 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

RI hospital groups Lifespan, CNE sign merger deal; Brown U. commits $125M...

Rhode Island's health care landscape could be transformed by the landmark three-way agreement to create an academic medical center....

 2021-02-23 16:00 

Providence Journal

Lifespan, Care New England, Brown sign agreement to create new health system...

Lifespan, Care New England, Brown sign agreement to create new health system...

 2021-02-23 15:48 

WPRI

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Newsfeed Now: Pres. Biden marks 500K COVID-19 deaths with moment of silence; Team takes cover from falling plane debris...

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 ......

 2021-02-23 15:42 

Providence Journal

Reed, Whitehouse push for Senate vote on Raimondo Cabinet nomination...

Sen. Jack Reed initiated a cloture petition that can be used to bring a matter to a vote....

 2021-02-23 15:41 

WPRI

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Biden, Trudeau to meet virtually in first bilateral talks, covering vaccines to security...

President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet virtually Tuesday to discuss a host of issues, including climate change, China, vaccines and the economy....

 2021-02-23 14:19 

WPRI

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Ahmaud Arbery memorialized in Georgia a year after slaying...

When white men armed with guns pursued and killed Ahmaud Arbery as he ran through their neighborhood, few outside the Georgia port city of Brunswick paid notice in the days and weeks that followed....

 2021-02-23 14:11 

WPRI

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Senate holds first hearing on security failings ahead of deadly Capitol riot...

Congress is set to hear from former U.S. Capitol security officials for the first time about the law enforcement failures on Jan. 6, the day supporters of former President Donald Trump laid siege t......

 2021-02-23 14:08 

Providence Journal

RI judge restores health-care benefits to 50-plus Woonsocket police retirees...

RI judge restores health-care benefits to 50-plus Woonsocket police retirees...

 2021-02-23 14:02 

Providence Journal

Single-elimination playoff hockey games highlight Tuesday's high school sports schedule...

The hockey postseason kicks off Tuesday with single elimination games. Here's who's playing who and where, as well as the day's boys and girls basketball action....

 2021-02-23 13:47 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Family fun at Wachusett Mountain!...

If you are looking for the ideal mountain getaway that is just a short drive away, Wachusett is just the place! Though The Rhode Show crew could not make their annual journey up to Princeton, we st......

 2021-02-23 13:24 

WPRI

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Facebook to lift its ban on Australian news after legislation change...

Facebook said on Tuesday it will lift its ban on Australians sharing news after it struck a deal with Australia's government on legislation that would make digital giants pay for journalism....

 2021-02-23 13:19 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Enjoy cozy cuisine in Chanler's heated yurts...

Like Scandinavia, Newport is known for its natural beauty and vast coastlines. The Chanler at Cliff Walk's new outdoor heated yurts are inspired by the Scandinavian concept of Hygge. From the......

 2021-02-23 12:48 

WPRI

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How to reduce and avoid capital gain taxes...

Jeff Massey, CFP from Massey & Associates discusses Capital Gain taxes, and how to reduce or avoid them. This video is provided for informational purposes only. It is not designed to meet the ......

 2021-02-23 12:46 

WPRI

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It's time for Jeep to stop using Cherokee name, says tribe's chief...

It is time for Jeep to stop using the Cherokee Nation's name on its Cherokee and Grand Cherokee SUVs, the chief of the Oklahoma-based tribe said....

 2021-02-23 12:26 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

DMV halts vanity plate applications; asks public to weigh in as to what is 'acceptable'...

If you're looking to get a vanity plate in Rhode Island, you won't be able to at this time....

 2021-02-23 12:13 

Providence Journal

RI Health: Vaccine appointments made available Tuesdays, Fridays...

The state says new COVID vaccination appointments will be made available on Tuesdays and Fridays....

 2021-02-23 12:00 

Providence Journal

The All-State Rhode Island High School Sports Awards wants your top play of the 2020-2021 season...

The Rhode Island High School Sports Awards is looking for the best plays of the 2020-2021 season. Upload them and they could be featured in the show!...

 2021-02-23 11:49 

Providence Journal

Drivers, walkers, beware of ice on roads, sidewalks...

The National Weather Service is warning of icy roads....

 2021-02-23 11:45 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Online connection helps Woonsocket nursing home residents feel close with their families...

At Oakland Grove Health Care in Woonsocket, where they lost some 30 men and women, Social Services Director Catherine Rasco knew early on they had to keep families connected....

 2021-02-23 09:56 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

Weather Alert: Icy Patches This Morning; Brief Sprinkle Late Afternoon...

Good morning. Watch for areas of black ice early this morning. Temperatures have dropped to near and below freezing allowing damp pavement to turn icy on untreated surfaces. Conditions will improve......

 2021-02-23 09:22 

WPRI

[ Providence ]

New appointments for RI mass vaccination sites to be added at 9 am each day...

In a phone call Monday, the R.I. Department of Health told reporters it would add new appointments for the state's mass vaccination sites — the Dunkin' Donuts Center in downtown Providence or......

 2021-02-23 07:34 

Pawtucket Times

Analysis: The NBA's East has a standings logjam to deal with...

This is a bizarre season for the NBA in a bizarre time for the world....

 2021-02-23 06:04 

Pawtucket Times

What NY prosecutors could learn from Trump's tax records...

NEW YORK (AP) — Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. fought for a year and a half to get access to former President Donald Trump's tax records....

 2021-02-23 05:54 

Providence Journal

Hayes lets the dog out of the cage, leads Mount Pleasant to impressive win over East Providence...

Mount Pleasant senior guard Jansel Hayes messed around and nearly had a triple double in the Kilties 19-point win over East Providence Monday night....

 2021-02-23 05:03 

TheWesterlySun.com

The Doctor Game: The agony of shingles: How to cut your risk...

'It was like going through hell," he said. A friend had developed facial shingles, involving his ear, and despite medication the pain continued for weeks. So what is the best...

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