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 2022-12-04 18:02 

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Which airline is the most reliable in 2022?...

When booking a flight, you want the option that will get you and your stuff where you want to go — preferably on time. Unfortunately, that's not been a given recently....

 2022-12-04 17:46 

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Senate Democrats seek 51st vote — and some breathing room — in Georgia runoff...

A win by Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) in next week's Senate runoff would hand Democrats a crucial 51st vote in the upper chamber, along with something else they've been seeking: breathing roo......

 2022-12-04 17:28 

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Fan buying famed 'Goonies' house, listed for $1.7M...

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — The listing agent for the Victorian home featured in the "The Goonies" film in Astoria, Oregon, says the likely new owner is a fan of the classic coming-of-age movie about frie......

 2022-12-04 17:20 

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Video shows coyote attack toddler in broad daylight...

The video shows the toddler being attacked and dragged by the coyote, all in a matter of seconds....

 2022-12-04 17:01 

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'God intended it to hit me': Alabama woman became first person struck by meteorite 68 years ago...

What happened in Sylacauga was, without a doubt, a global anomaly. Never before and only once since has a human been struck by an extraterrestrial object. But it's what happened in the wake of that......

 2022-12-04 16:53 

Pawtucket Times

Suspect in Massachusetts couple's murder arrested in Florida...

MARSHFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A 27-year-old man who authorities suspect was involved in the killings of a Massachusetts couple was arrested in Florida Friday....

 2022-12-04 16:37 

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Halftime contest booed, both students win $100,000...

Two college students each wound up winning $100,000 in tuition Saturday, shortly after boos filled Mercedes-Benz Stadium because of a confusing ending in a halftime contest during the SEC champions......

 2022-12-04 16:28 

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44 states experiencing high levels of respiratory illness...

Respiratory illness is on the rise across the United States, with 44 states now experiencing high levels amid a worsening flu season....

 2022-12-04 16:12 

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Mass power outage in North Carolina being investigated as 'criminal occurrence'...

About 38,000 homes and businesses were in the dark Saturday night after vandals caused a power outage in North Carolina's Moore County, officials said....

 2022-12-04 16:05 

Pawtucket Times

Julianne Sitch 1st woman to coach men's soccer to NCAA title...

SALEM, Va. (AP) — Julianne Sitch became the first woman to coach a men's soccer team to an NCAA championship, guiding the University of Chicago to the Division III title....

 2022-12-04 16:01 

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The science of gift wrapping explains why sloppy is better...

They say appearances can be deceiving. In the case of gift giving, they might be right....

 2022-12-04 15:52 

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Three charged in catalytic converter thefts in New Bedford...

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — Police in New Bedford have arrested three people suspected of a catalytic converter theft. On Dec. 3, just after midnight, officers were called to Riverside Ave. f......

 2022-12-04 15:32 

Pawtucket Times

Police identify pilot killed in Cape Cod plane crash...

BOSTON (AP) — Authorities have identified a pilot killed when his small plane crashed on Cape Cod Friday....

 2022-12-04 15:32 

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Massive, very rare sunfish washes ashore in North Carolina...

Researchers picked up the fish Thursday and brought it back to a museum for preservation....

 2022-12-04 15:17 

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2x Olympic medalist Kerrigan to host ice-skating show...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Two-time US Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan will be hosting an ice-skating show at The Providence Rink on Sunday afternoon. The event is part of the BankNewport City......

 2022-12-04 15:02 

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How much are your holiday lights adding to your electric bill?...

Whether it's only your tree or a light display that would make Clark Griswold jealous, your holiday lights could have a big impact on your electric bill....

 2022-12-04 15:01 

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How much is an electric car?...

With such a wide range of electric vehicles now on sale, iSeeCars shows the upfront costs of all available new and used EVs to help buyers find the electric car that suits their budget....

 2022-12-04 15:01 

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Moonroof vs. sunroof: What's the difference?...

iSeeCars explains the difference between a sunroof and a moonroof, and why one option may be better for you....

 2022-12-04 14:39 

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10 cities where millennials are moving and 10 they are leaving...

Millennials are increasingly putting down roots whether that is through buying a home, getting involved in their community or working with a local financial advisor to plan for the future. Whi......

 2022-12-04 14:36 

Pawtucket Times

In Georgia, how sports explain a political battleground...

SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) — The reception area of a metro Atlanta office suite is a veritable museum of Herschel Walker's football success for the University of Georgia Bulldogs and the NFL. The office is part of the Atlanta Braves' real......

 2022-12-04 14:04 

Pawtucket Times

FDA change ushers in cheaper, easier-to-get hearing aids...

It's now a lot easier — and cheaper — for many hard-of-hearing Americans to get help....

 2022-12-04 14:02 

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Homeowners looking to move are eyeing cities in this state...

Homebuyers looking to offset soaring home prices and near-7% mortgage rates and are more willing than ever to shop outside of their city, according to a new study....

 2022-12-04 14:01 

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Former Tennessee sheriff recalls 'Cocaine Bear' case...

The story of a black bear finding cocaine dropped from the sky by a smuggler has ties to Knoxville dating back to 1985, and a former sheriff remembers the story, which has inspired a movie called &......

 2022-12-04 13:45 

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Quick Bites: Drip Coffee...

Our TV Maitre d' visits a place the he says is fast becoming an East Greenwich hotspot....

 2022-12-04 13:30 

Providence Journal

Just how do RI's college basketball programs rank? Here's Eric Rueb's take...
 2022-12-04 13:26 

WPRI

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When will flu and RSV peak?...

Tracking by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows both illnesses ramping up quickly since early fall — shaking up the transmission patterns we've seen the past few years....

 2022-12-04 11:14 

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Weather Now: Clear, Cold, and Dry End to Weekend...

Happy Sunday! After a rainy, windy, and warm Saturday we're looking forward to a very bright and sunny, all-be-it-cool, end to the weekend. On Saturday, winds gusted as high as 50mph in Rhode......

 2022-12-04 11:10 

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Why Biden is keeping his distance from Georgia's Senate runoff...

With just two days to go, President Biden is staying away from the Georgia runoff, where Democrats are hoping Sen. Raphael Warnock can defeat Republican Herschel Walker and secure a crucial 51st Se......

 2022-12-04 10:00 

Providence Journal

Why do I get a constant notice of 'battery discharge'? | Car Doctor...

My 2012 BMW 750 has a constant notice when I start the car that says "battery discharge" and certain electrical features stop working....

 2022-12-04 06:50 

TheWesterlySun.com

Postscripts: Years after a pilot died in Vietnam, a local man kept his memory alive...

I met Jim Loomis during a lunchtime stroll in New London nearly 20 years ago when I came across him holding a paint brush and touching up the exterior of...

 2022-12-04 06:45 

TheWesterlySun.com

In My Own Shoes: What did we have before 'Black Friday'?...

Once upon a time, a long, long time ago, we had Thanksgiving on Thursday filled with all the good food, football, and family times we have now, but something was...

 2022-12-04 02:25 

Providence Journal

Here's how Providence basketball overwhelmed in-state rival Rhode Island...
 2022-12-04 02:00 

TheWesterlySun.com

Second Serve serves nonprofits and the environment...

WESTERLY — What began as a small seed of an idea rattling around in Amy Hebb's head has blossomed into a flourishing, online nonprofit that benefits its donors and other...

 2022-12-04 01:55 

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Donation helps brighten Westerly downtown for holidays...

WESTERLY A generous move by The Home Depot is benefiting and brightening downtown streets this holiday season....

 2022-12-04 01:50 

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Pentagon chief: U.S. faces pivotal years in countering China...

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says the U.S. is at a pivotal point with China and will need military strength to ensure that American values, not Beijing's, set global norms in...

 2022-12-04 01:45 

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Antisemitic celebrities stoke fears of normalizing hate...

A surge of anti-Jewish vitriol spread by celebrities is stoking fears that public figures are normalizing hate and ramping up the risk of violence. Former President Donald Trump hosted a...

 2022-12-04 01:40 

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In the Easy Chair with Angie Mathieu...

NAME: Angie Mathieu...

 2022-12-04 01:30 

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PHOTO: Waiting on a friend...

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 2022-12-04 01:25 

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Stonington High School Q1 Honor Roll...

Highest Honors...

 2022-12-04 01:20 

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Access Health CT to host free events help to sign up for coverage...

Access Health CT will host nine enrollment fairs in December to help Connecticut residents shop, compare and enroll or renew their health coverage during the current open enrollment period....

 2022-12-04 00:53 

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'How about me?' Man's Facebook comment puts him behind bars...

A Georgia man's Facebook comment got him some unwanted attention from law enforcement — ending with an arrest....

 2022-12-03 23:55 

TheWesterlySun.com

Senior Docket for Dec. 4...

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 2022-12-03 23:33 

WPRI

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You may receive a smaller tax refund in 2023 — here's why...

Wondering 'How much will my tax refund be this year?' — the IRS says to possibly expect less than last year....

 2022-12-03 22:42 

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Massachusetts man accused of murder arrested in Miami...

MARSHFIELD, Mass. (WPRI) — The Massachusetts man accused of murdering a married couple in Marshfield is now in custody. WCVB in Boston reports that 27-year-old Christopher Keeley from Weymou......

 2022-12-03 22:19 

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Survey ranks the NFL's rudest fans...

1,150 NFL fans were polled last month and ranked each fanbase based on rudeness — where does your team rank?...

 2022-12-03 22:09 

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Buy Black NB hosts holiday market...

NEW BEDFORD, R.I. (WPRI) — Buy Black NB hosted a holiday market Saturday, featuring a diverse group of vendors from around Southern Massachusetts. The Founder and Director of Buy Black ......

 2022-12-03 22:01 

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Weather Now: Clearing Tonight; Drier Sunday Ahead...

After a wet and windy Saturday, we'll be getting a drier and brighter Sunday. Winds gusted as high as 50mph in Rhode Island with a peak wind gust of 52mph at Conimicut Light in Warwick. Rainf......

 2022-12-03 21:18 

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Building collapses following early morning fire...

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — Crews battled an early morning fire Saturday on South Second Street in New Bedford. "When we arrived, this building was fully involved," said New Bedford Fir......

 2022-12-03 21:13 

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Live blog: PC at URI, 2022 edition...

KINGSTON (WPRI) College basketball in the Ocean State is in the national spotlight. It's the annual matchup between Providence College and the University of Rhode Island. For the firs......

 2022-12-03 21:01 

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Advocates warily eye legal challenge to abortion pills...

Reproductive rights advocates are on edge over a lawsuit to revoke the decades-old Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of mifepristone, which, if successful, would end legal access to abort......

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