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 2022-01-20 10:47 

Providence Journal

The good, the bad, the memorable: An exit interview with US Rep. Jim Langevin...

His decision not to seek reelection, which he managed to keep to himself since the holidays, set the Ocean State's political merry-go-round spinning....

 2022-01-20 10:31 

Providence Journal

NK girls need late comeback to beat Scituate; Rogers wins big D-II battle; Rivera dominates for Sholman...
 2022-01-20 10:16 

WPRI

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Weather Alert: Rain to Wet Snow this Morning; Minor Accumulations Expected...

TODAY: Early morning rain changing to wet snow, then ending by early afternoon. Accumulations will be minor, ranging from a coating to 2. Initially the snow will melt on the roads with tempe......

 2022-01-20 10:05 

Providence Journal

Here's the Fall 2021 Providence Journal All-State Girls Soccer Team...

The 12 players selected to the first team will be nominees for Player of the Year at this spring's Rhode Island High School Sports Awards....

 2022-01-20 10:02 

Providence Journal

Drawn to Rhode Island: Why 7 couples uprooted their lives to move here...
 2022-01-20 10:01 

Newport Daily News

Duck hunters near Sachuest Point Wildlife Refuge created a buzz. Here's why it's legal....
 2022-01-20 10:01 

Providence Journal

From sea to still: Oyster-infused vodka? Providence distillery breaks new ground...

The Industrial Spirit Company's new release, Ostreida, captures the savory, briny essence of the sea....

 2022-01-20 10:00 

Providence Journal

Opinion/Ruggiero and Carson: Is it time for a tidal shift in way CRMC is run?...

In June, the House of Representatives passed legislation creating a CRMC Study Commission....

 2022-01-20 10:00 

Providence Journal

Lessons Learned: Pats can learn from QB Jim Plunkett when it comes to developing Mac Jones...
 2022-01-20 10:00 

Providence Journal

How to watch the Providence College Friars in their return to action vs. Georgetown...

The Providence College Friars are back in action after missing three games due to COVID postponements. Here's how to watch and listen to the game....

 2022-01-20 10:00 

Providence Journal

Ask Amy: A father ponders parental possibilities...

Father, who always felt that daughter wasn't really his, wonders about getting a DNA test....

 2022-01-20 09:57 

Providence Journal

Pawtucket police reports detail allegations by women against Nick Alahverdian...
 2022-01-20 09:54 

Providence Journal

Even without Del's Lemonade, COVID 'care package' delights quarantining Providence man...

Facing five days of quarantine with no food, Dariel Hernandez was pleased Monday morning when a package of groceries was left on his doorstep....

 2022-01-20 06:14 

WPRI

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Chariho tops Mt. Pleasant on the road...

PAWTUCKET (WPRI) Chariho girls basketball made the trip to Mt. Pleasant on Wednesday night worth it. The Chargers pulled out a 45-40 win....

 2022-01-20 06:10 

WPRI

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URI survives scare from LaSalle, wins 3rd straight...

KINGSTON (WPRI) URI escaped with a 56-54 win on Wednesday night at home against LaSalle. The Rams are now 12-4 overall and 3-1 in Atlantic 10 play....

 2022-01-20 06:02 

WPRI

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Friars welcome home court advantage after COVID pause...

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) Despite potentially having a shortened rotation on Thursday night, Ed Cooley is hopeful the Friar faithful will give his guys a boost in their return to the floor. Tip aga......

 2022-01-20 05:58 

WPRI

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Lincoln School girls hoops handles Block Island...

PROVIDENCE (WPRI) Lincoln School girls basketball handled Block Island 36-21 on Wednesday night...

 2022-01-20 05:00 

Pawtucket Times

Today in History...

Today in History...

 2022-01-20 04:44 

Pawtucket Times

EXPLAINER: The federal charges against 3 cops in Floyd death...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Three former officers who were with Derek Chauvin during the arrest that led to George Floyd's death face federal trial this week on charges they violated the Black man's civil rights. Jury selection begins Thursday in the...

 2022-01-20 04:43 

Pawtucket Times

Timeline of events since George Floyd's arrest and death...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A timeline of key events that began with George Floyd's arrest on May 25, 2020, by four police officers in Minneapolis:...

 2022-01-20 04:42 

Pawtucket Times

NCAA adopts new policy for transgender athletes...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA has adopted a sport-by-sport approach for transgender athletes, bringing the organization in line with the U.S. and International Olympic Committees....

 2022-01-20 04:39 

Pawtucket Times

Curry returns to help Louisville top Boston College 67-54...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Sidney Curry returned from injury to score 13 points, Noah Locke and Jae'Lyn Withers each added 10 points and Louisville beat Boston College 67-54 on Wednesday night to end a three-game losing streak....

 2022-01-20 04:34 

Pawtucket Times

Ball's triple-double carries Hornets past Celtics, 111-102...

BOSTON (AP) — LaMelo Ball had a triple-double with 15 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Charlotte Hornets to a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night....

 2022-01-20 04:33 

WPRI

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Exit agreement finalized for former SUNY Chancellor...

Former SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras will be paid hundreds of thousands of dollars as part of an exit agreement with the school system....

 2022-01-20 04:13 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Megabucks Doubler' game...

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

 2022-01-20 04:08 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game...

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

 2022-01-20 03:58 

Pawtucket Times

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

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

 2022-01-20 03:47 

WPRI

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'I'm worried about all of us': Panel discusses mental health issues in K-12 schools amid another pandemic year...

Students and educators across Rhode Island are currently in their third school year since the pandemic started and on Wednesday, a panel of experts discussed how it has affected the state's y......

 2022-01-20 03:34 

Providence Journal

Here's how the URI Rams fought their way back for their 3rd conference win...
 2022-01-20 03:18 

WPRI

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Voting bill blocked by GOP filibuster, Dems try rules change...

Voting legislation that Democrats and civil rights groups argued is vital for protecting democracy was blocked Wednesday by a Republican filibuster, a setback for President Joe Biden and his party ......

 2022-01-20 03:13 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'MassCash' game...

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

 2022-01-20 03:03 

WPRI

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RI cities, towns to begin distributing free, at-home COVID-19 tests...

Rhode Island municipalities have announced more opportunities for residents to collect free, at-home rapid COVID-19 tests this week...

 2022-01-20 02:07 

TheWesterlySun.com

Guest Opinion: Is there a tide shift happening at CRMC?...

It's encouraging to see the candidates for governor paying attention to the work of the Coastal Resources Management Council Study Commission and voicing concern about the CRMC. The future of...

 2022-01-20 02:03 

TheWesterlySun.com

Governor lays out climate change plan for Rhode Island...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Dan McKee on Wednesday proposed spending more than $150 million during the next fiscal year on several initiatives intended to address threats to...

 2022-01-20 02:03 

TheWesterlySun.com

Massachusetts, New Hampshire women arrested on disorderly conduct charges in U.S. Capitol riot...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two women have been arrested on charges of entering a restricted building, disorderly conduct, and demonstrating related to the Jan. 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol riot, the...

 2022-01-20 02:00 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: Weathered cottages off Route 1 in Stonington...

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 2022-01-20 01:58 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTO: Silhouetted plovers on lobster traps...

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 2022-01-20 01:57 

TheWesterlySun.com

Prior infection, vaccines provide best protection from COVID...

NEW YORK (AP) — A new study in two states that compares coronavirus protection from prior infection and vaccination concludes getting the shots is still the safest way to prevent...

 2022-01-20 01:55 

TheWesterlySun.com

Questions over incident led chief to learn of R.I. trooper's misconduct; Charlestown officer was told 'just leave it'...

CHARLESTOWN — Questions posed to a second-shift patrolman in October led Charlestown Police Chief Michael Paliotta to the possible misconduct of a now-retired Rhode Island State Police lieutenant who is...

 2022-01-20 01:55 

TheWesterlySun.com

Plan for former St. Pius X School in Westerly draws mixed reviews at pre-application review...

WESTERLY — The town planner, members of the Planning Board, and residents are raising concerns about the size and scope of a project planned for the former St. Pius X...

 2022-01-20 01:11 

WPRI

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President Biden addresses administration's efforts during the first year of presidency...

It's been one year since President Joe Biden stepped into the shoes of the presidency, and on Wednesday he looked back at the progress his administration has made....

 2022-01-20 01:07 

WPRI

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Rare, pristine coral reef found off Tahiti coast...

Deep in the South Pacific, scientists have explored a rare stretch of pristine corals shaped like roses off the coast of Tahiti. The reef is thought to be one of the largest found at such depths an......

 2022-01-20 01:06 

WPRI

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Red Cross: Hack exposes data on 515,000 vulnerable people...

The International Committee of the Red Cross, which is best known for helping war victims, says hackers broke into servers hosting its data and gained access to personal, confidential information o......

 2022-01-20 00:17 

WPRI

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Some in apartments, multi-family settings have difficulty ordering federal at-home tests...

Free at-home rapid COVID testing kits will soon be mailed to Americans across the country, after the federal website for orders launched a day early Tuesday. However, some living in apartments, dup......

 2022-01-20 00:16 

WPRI

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New Information: Johnstown funeral home operating unregistered since Summer 2021 under the DOH...

A search warrant executed by Johnstown Police Departments leads detectives to find open containers of remains and bodies in a detached garage at Ehle and Barnett Funeral Home on January 14....

 2022-01-19 23:37 

WPRI

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Supreme Court allows Jan. 6 committee to get Trump documents...

In a rebuff to former President Donald Trump, the Supreme Court is allowing the release of presidential documents sought by the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection....

 2022-01-19 23:32 

Providence Journal

COVID case count drops in RI. Here's how many people tested positive in your community...

Rhode Island has reported an average of 4,416 new cases a day over the last seven days, which is down from a week ago....

 2022-01-19 23:27 

WPRI

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Tom Brady surprises brain cancer survivor with Super Bowl tickets...

The boy attended a Bucs game back in October holding a sign saying "Tom Brady Helped Me Beat Brain Cancer." Brady remembered that sign....

 2022-01-19 23:21 

WPRI

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URI president calls for revocation of honorary degrees awarded to Flynn, Giuliani...

The University of Rhode Island's new president is requesting the revocation of honorary degrees presented to Michael Flynn and Rudy Giuliani....

 2022-01-19 23:16 

WPRI

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Rapid COVID-19 tests to be distributed to Massachusetts child care centers...

Gov. Charlie Baker made the announcement Wednesday at Ellis Early Learning in Boston, saying the tests will be used in two ways....

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