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 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 20:20 

Providence Journal

Wind farm builder to open Providence office to develop technology...

PROVIDENCE — The Danish company planning offshore wind farms all along the New England and Mid-Atlantic coasts is poised to expand its presence in Providence with the announcement that it plans to open an innovation hub in the city.Orsted is set to ...

 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 16:39 

Providence Journal

Suspect arrested in Twin River armed robbery...

Lincoln police have charged a 30-year-old Massachusetts man in the robbery of a 69-year-old man who told police that another man stole his wallet, his cell phone and his glasses from him at knife point in the parking lot at Twin River Casino, authorities ...

 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 05:49 

TheWesterlySun.com

Carcieri receives Defender of Life and Faith award...
 2020-01-19 05:47 

TheWesterlySun.com

St. Michael parishioners return to their 'holy ground'...

STONINGTON — After nearly eight years in various stages of a multimillion-dollar renovation, St. Michael the Archangel Church reopened to the public Saturday....

 2020-01-19 05:31 

TheWesterlySun.com

Collins again playing the 'undecided' card in trial of Trump...

WASHINGTON — Facing perhaps her toughest reelection fight, veteran Sen. Susan Collins has parachuted into familiar terrain — the heart of a hot-button issue, this time President Donald Trump's impeachment....

 2020-01-19 05:25 

WPRI

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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 

Pawtucket Times

AP visits immigration courts across US, finds nonstop chaos...

LUMPKIN, Ga. (AP) — In a locked, guarded courtroom in a compound surrounded by razor wire, Immigration Judge Jerome Rothschild waits -- and stalls....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

WPRI

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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 05:00 

Newport Daily News

During NUWC visit, civil rights activist anecdotes of working with MLK...

Thomas, now a 74-year-old retired U.S. Army colonel and president of Welcome Home Vets, visited the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport on Jan....

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Hundreds gather at State House to oppose Trump's re-election...

Mirroring rallies held at more than 180 other U.S. cities on Saturday, around 300 people gathered on the State House steps in the bitter cold to call for...

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

At the General Assembly...

Recent highlights from the Statehouse...

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP: La Salle too much for Portsmouth...

Girls basketball La Salle Academy 54, Portsmouth 39 Portsmouth trailed by six points to undefeated La Salle at halftime and faded in the second half as...

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

NEWPORT COUNTY SPORTS SCHEDULE: Jan. 20-21...

MONDAY SCHOOLS Boys basketball Burrillville at Portsmouth, 7 p.m. West Warwick at Middletown, 6:30 p.m. Pilgrim at Tiverton, 7 p.m. Boys hockey Portsmouth...

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

COLLEGE SPORTS ROUNDUP: Seahawks finally score an OT victory...

Men's basketball Salve Regina 100, Gordon 99 (OT) Finally, overtime was kind to Salve Regina. After dropping all four of its overtime games this...

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Newport Wellness Marketplace showcases businesses that highlight positive change...

There were 65 vendors at this year's event, which took place Sunday in the atrium at the Newport Marriott....

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

NEWPORT AREA EVENTS CALENDAR: Jan. 21-30...

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21 KNITTING MEET-UP: Tiverton Public Library, 34 Roosevelt Ave., 5:30-8 p.m. A casual meeting for knitters looking to work on their...

 2020-01-19 05:00 

Newport Daily News

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Senate needs to remember impeachment role...

The Daily News reviews all letters to the editor we receive. The letters represent the views of the letter writers, not those of The Daily News. Senate...

 2020-01-19 04:46 

Pawtucket Times

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

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

 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 04:35 

TheWesterlySun.com

Legal Corner: 'Tis the season for refunds and returns...

During this past holiday season, we all spent our hard-earned money on a variety of items from the mall as we gave, and received, our holiday gifts. And not only...

 2020-01-19 04:30 

TheWesterlySun.com

Postscripts: How the Mystic-Noank Library amassed an impressive collection of local artists' works...

James Lee Burke, long among this country's finest living writers, regardless of genres, dedicated one of his viscerally Cajun Dave Robicheaux crime novels to reference librarians.Burke also put his admiration...

 2020-01-19 04:30 

TheWesterlySun.com

In My Own Shoes: Thankfully, it's all about electives now...

They'd never get away with it today, but back then that was the way it was in school....

 2020-01-19 04:23 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'MassCash' game...

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

 2020-01-19 04:08 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game...

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

 2020-01-19 03:50 

TheWesterlySun.com

King to be honored with public reading of 'Letter from Birmingham Jail'...

WESTERLY — Members of a local group plan to highlight the life and words of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this week and hope the whole town...

 2020-01-19 03:49 

TheWesterlySun.com

Acute stroke response is again close at hand in Westerly area...

WESTERLY —...

 2020-01-19 03:48 

WPRI

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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 03:43 

Pawtucket Times

Suns overcome Smart's record 11 3s, beat Celtics 123-119...

BOSTON (AP) — Devin Booker sure loves playing in TD Garden....

 2020-01-19 03:29 

Pawtucket Times

EAR BLISS: Artists pay tribute to music legends...

Recent tribute albums occupy this week's Ear Bliss feature as we shine the spotlight on the all-female salute to the revered singer/songwriter Tom Waits, as well as one focusing on the late and great Mose Allison....

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