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 2020-01-20 13:16 

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Doctor shares winter wellness tips...

We are currently experiencing one of the hardest hitting flu seasons, which makes it easier to hunker down and avoid exercise and other social setting where the chance of getting sick can increase.......

 2020-01-20 13:08 

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In the Kitchen: Cioppino...

Go Providence brings us Chef Chris Pearl from the Providence Oyster Bar. He is sharing a recipe for Cioppino. Ingredients: 3 Cloves of Chopped Garlic 1 Small Chopped Shallot 1 cup of White Wine 1 c......

 2020-01-20 12:31 

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Preparing Your Child for Kindergarten...

Kindergarten can be a scary and abstract thought for young children. Cadence Academy Preschool's Kindergarten club program focuses on preparing children and parents for the unknown in the nex......

 2020-01-20 12:29 

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Superior Comfort Incorporated...

Today's business owners and homeowners are on the lookout for more efficient, less wasteful heating, cooling and refrigeration products, all while maintaining the same level of dependability they'v......

 2020-01-20 12:27 

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Save big, stay local during "Hotel Week RI"...

Visit Rhode Island, in conjunction with 22 hotels throughout its six tourism regions, announces the first-ever "Hotel Week RI," taking place January 18-31, 2020. The inaugural "Hotel Week RI" offer......

 2020-01-20 12:01 

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Police: 2 dead, 15 reportedly injured in Missouri shooting...

A spokesman said the shooter opened fire on a line of people waiting to enter a bar, but the motive for the shooting wasn't immediately clear....

 2020-01-20 11:42 

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Super Bowl a tossup at legal sports books...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Even the bookies are having a problem figuring out a favorite in the Super Bowl. Odds opened at pick 'em Sunday at many Las Vegas sports books, though the Kansas City Chiefs ......

 2020-01-20 11:30 

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Flames ravage Providence house...

When they arrived at the house on Geneva Street, flames were shooting out of the top of the structure....

 2020-01-20 10:13 

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Weather Now: Sunny, Cold and Breezy MLK Day...

Good morning! We're finishing out the long weekend the way we started itcold, dry and clear. Temperatures are running 15-20F colder than yesterday morning with wind chills in the singl......

 2020-01-20 07:39 

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Police seek public's help in finding missing Franklin woman...

23:20hrs FRANKLIN, Mass. (WPRI) Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing woman from Franklin. Police say Kayla Quagan, 35, was last seen the morning of January 17t......

 2020-01-20 04:49 

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Fire destroys garage, damages home in Swansea...

SWANSEA, Mass. (WPRI) — A fast moving fire destroyed a garage and damaged an attached home Sunday night in Swansea. Fire Chief Eric Hajder said flames broke out in the home on Oakland Avenue ......

 2020-01-20 03:22 

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Red Cross helping 3 families after Central Falls fire...

CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WPRI) — The American Red Cross is helping three families after a fire in their apartment building Saturday night. Deputy Chief Keith Sullivan says they received the call ......

 2020-01-20 03:15 

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Solid defense key to Rhody's recent run...

University of Rhode Island has won four games in a row and the team's defense has been a key reason why....

 2020-01-20 03:15 

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After cashing in on QB gambles, Niners, Chiefs in Super Bowl...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A little more than two years ago, a pair of teams gambled on quarterbacks who had all kinds of potential but were far from a sure thing. Both teams guessed right. T......

 2020-01-20 03:06 

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Mostert lifts 49ers to Super Bowl with 37-20 win vs Packers...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — From No. 2 pick in the draft to one of the last two teams standing. It has been a remarkable turnaround for the Super Bowl-bound San Francisco 49ers. Raheem Mostert rushe......

 2020-01-20 01:47 

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Philadelphia Eagles to meet with Tiverton boy facing inoperable brain tumor...

TIVERTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Shawny Smith, a 10-year-old from Tiverton, is about to check off something big on his bucket list. He's going to meet the Philadelphia Eagles and his favorite NF......

 2020-01-20 01:45 

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Matt Phipps joins the Sports Wrap to break down the Celtics season...

Matt Phipps joins the Sports Wrap to break down the Celtics season...

 2020-01-20 01:04 

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Chiefs' Reid headed back to Super Bowl after long absence...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid sat inside a small dorm room on the campus of Missouri Western State six months ago, right as training camp got underway, and lamented for a moment how close his K......

 2020-01-20 01:03 

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Not All Mahomes: Chiefs defense shuts down Titans game plan...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans hoped to follow the same game plan against the Kansas City Chiefs that had carried them to playoff wins in Baltimore and New England, giving the ball to......

 2020-01-19 23:37 

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Mahomes leads Chiefs to Super Bowl with AFC win over Titans...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes tip-toed down the sideline for a game-turning touchdown, added three TD passes, and the Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by b......

 2020-01-19 23:29 

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Mahomes' feet, arms, lift Chiefs to Super Bowl over Titans...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes tip-toed down the sideline for a game-turning touchdown, added three TD passes, and the Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by b......

 2020-01-19 22:54 

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Fall River Diocese suspends 2 retired priests over sex abuse allegations...

The diocese identified the priests as Father James F. Buckley and Father Edward J. Byington....

 2020-01-19 22:51 

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2 police officers killed in Honolulu shooting...

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's governor says two police officers have died after a shooting in Honolulu on Sunday. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that officers had responded to an assault......

 2020-01-19 22:14 

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Weather Now: Colder Tonight and Monday...

We're looking at a cold night with temperatures tumbling back through the 30s, 20s and into the teens late in the night....all under mostly clear skies. Some clouds will be passing throug......

 2020-01-19 22:08 

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Rescue crews pull man from pond in East Greenwich...

The incident happened in the water near Brisas Circle just before 11:30 a.m....

 2020-01-19 20:18 

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From two Mud Bowls to practicing in an airport hangar, the Packers & 49ers have a colorful history...

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) —The Packers dominated the 1960's. The 49ers owned the 1980's. And now these two historic franchises are back on top of the NFC. These two teams have played......

 2020-01-19 19:36 

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A Local 5 one-on-one with Bob Costas: 'You're only as good as your last broadcast'...

APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) The Fox Valley has had the fortune of hosting many nationally prominent figures over the years, but one special guest that visited recently may be towards the top of t......

 2020-01-19 18:55 

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Police: Massachusetts man arrested for robbery at Twin River Casino...

According to Lincoln Police Caption Philip Gould, they were called just before 6:30 p.m. for a reported armed robbery in the parking lot near the valet entrance....

 2020-01-19 17:00 

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2 alarm fire breaks out at North Smithfield warehouse...

According to North Smithfield Fire Chief Dave Chartier, their department received an alarm in a building at 229 Quaker Highway....

 2020-01-19 16:10 

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After Saturday's storm, warmer temperatures starts melting away the snow...

According to State Police Lt. Kenneth Jones, they responded to a total of 18 accidents from 7:30 p.m. Saturday until 8 a.m. Sunday. None of those accidents were serious....

 2020-01-19 15:10 

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Titans, Chiefs set to battle for AFC title...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid rarely digs into his own past, preferring to stay in the moment or focus squarely on the future. It's an approach that has served him well during a coaching ......

 2020-01-19 15:08 

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49ers, Packers on verge of Super Bowl return...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers are one win away from accomplishing a turnaround that's been done only once before in the Super Bowl era. With a victory in the NFC championship g......

 2020-01-19 15:03 

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Chiefs' Frank Clark on Derrick Henry: "I see no difficulty in tackling him"...

NASHVILLE, Tenn (WKRN) The Titans have been given plenty of bulletin board material throughout the playoffs. Just about 99 percent of analysts tasked with breaking down the playoffs have pi......

 2020-01-19 15:01 

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Chiefs merch ready to roll immediately after the final whistle...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (NEXSTAR MEDIA WIRE) — If the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Tennesse Titans on Sunday, they're headed to the Superbowl. And Academy Sports is already prepared for a win. Boxes full o......

 2020-01-19 14:59 

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Tennessee Titans riding Henry to the finish line...

The 2019 Tennessee Titans have a destiny and it is far as Derrick Henry will take them....

 2020-01-19 14:58 

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Chiefs' Fisher fined over beer celebration, Budweiser tweets picture of check for $14K...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (WDAF) — Chiefs offensive tackle Eric Fisher caught a lot of attention last week against the Texans when he took two beers from fans during a touchdown celebration and dumped them ......

 2020-01-19 05:25 

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George Kittle: From fifth-round pick to Pro Bowler...

George Kittle, the people's tight end....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

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RI Foundation to invest $1 million in health initiatives...

The pledge comes as the foundation's Long Term Health Planning Committee released its final report and recommendations....

 2020-01-19 04:37 

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Yawgoo Valley optimistic winter is here to stay...

EXETER, R.I. (WPRI) — Saturday marked the first full day of skiing and snowboarding at Yawgoo Valley in Exeter since last weekend's warm weekend threatened to demolish their snow base. ......

 2020-01-19 03:48 

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Firefighters face snowy conditions while responding to house fire in Central Falls...

CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WPRI) — Fire crews battled flames and snowy conditions Saturday night while responding to a house fire on Washington Street in Central Falls. Deputy Chief Keith Sullivan ......

 2020-01-19 03:14 

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LIU-Brooklyn beats cold-shooting Bryant 74-60...

SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Raiquan Clark had 21 points and 14 rebounds to lead Long Island-Brooklyn to a 74-60 victory over Bryant. Ty Flowers added 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Sharks, who......

 2020-01-19 03:08 

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Russell, Dowtin lift Rhode Island over La Salle 66-63...

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Fatts Russell scored 13 points, including two free throws with two seconds left, and Rhode Island edged La Salle 66-63. Jeff Dowtin added 10 points for the Rams, includi......

 2020-01-18 22:35 

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Multiple agencies conduct search near Gammino Pond in Seekonk...

SEEKONK, Mass. (WPRI) — Multiple agencies conducted a search in the area of Gammino Pond in Seekonk Saturday afternoon. The incident is over, but police and fire remained on the scene for sev......

 2020-01-18 22:35 

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Police: Body of missing man located near Gammino Pond in Seekonk...

SEEKONK, Mass. (WPRI) — The body of a missing Seekonk man has been located in the woods off Newman Avenue in Seekonk, according to police. Multiple agencies, including Seekonk police and fire......

 2020-01-18 21:55 

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Snow creeping in, plow crews readying...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A winter storm is expected to bring accumulating snow across our area Saturday evening. At 4:30 p.m. the flakes were already falling western Rhode Island. The Pinpoi......

 2020-01-18 20:49 

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Girl's Basketball: Johnston holds off East Providence, St. Andrew's tops New Hampton...

The Johnston girls basketball team held off East Providence's second half rally to earn a 49-48 win in Division I-A. Saint Andrews improves to 13-1 with a 52-45 win over New Hampton....

 2020-01-18 20:09 

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PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Round 2 Green Bay Packers head to San Francisco with Super Bowl berth on the line...

PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Round 2 Green Bay Packers head to San Francisco with Super Bowl berth on the line...

 2020-01-18 19:55 

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A look inside the Lost and Found at Lambeau Field...

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) If you've ever been at a home Packers game at Lambeau Field, you know that sometimes just leaving with all the people you came with can be a reason to congratulate yo......

 2020-01-18 19:55 

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Lambeau's very own tailgating hype band...

If you've ever wondered what you can possibly do with the skills you learn from being a part of the school band, you needn't look further than the Packers Tailgaters Band....

 2020-01-18 18:43 

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Providence police looking for suspect who escaped custody at R.I. Hospital...

The suspect, David Marroquin, 19 was arrested for breaking and entering on Friday....

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