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 2020-01-18 20:49 

WPRI

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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 

WPRI

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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 

WPRI

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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 

WPRI

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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 

WPRI

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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....

 2020-01-18 16:53 

Providence Journal

Cranston police seek man who took packages from apartment building...

CRANSTON — The police are asking for help locating a man believed to have taken packages from the lobby of an apartment complex.Video from the complex at 1185 Narragansett Blvd. in the Edgewood neighborhood show a man on Jan. 7 putting several parce...

 2020-01-18 16:48 

WPRI

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Five injured in two separate crashes within an hour in Easton...

The first happened around 10 p.m. on Belmont St. at the Stonehill College entrance. When crews arrived, they found that two vehicles had crashed into each other....

 2020-01-18 16:29 

WPRI

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Patrick Mahomes' mom, Randi, shares stories of raising the MVP and his siblings...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (WDAF) — As thousands of fans gear up to cheer on their Chiefs, one fan from Texas has been cheering on quarterback Patrick Mahomes for years, even before he ever picked up ......

 2020-01-18 16:26 

WPRI

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Column: Titans continually spoil NFL's idea of fun...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Let's be real. The Titans are not the NFL's idea of an easy team to generate hype around. The Titans were given one primetime game for the entire season.......

 2020-01-18 16:19 

WPRI

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Green and Gold Nation holds pep rally to support Packers in upcoming NFC Championship Game...

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) — A pep rally in Green Bay's downtown put the city's team spirit on full display. The pep rally held Friday afternoon was what fans hoped for a week ago. A ......

 2020-01-18 16:05 

WPRI

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'Ready for it': 49ers fans buzzing with excitement ahead of NFC Championship game...

"We ready for it," a spirited 49ers' fan said Friday. "We got the best front forward in the game and can't nobody stop us, go Niners."...

 2020-01-18 16:03 

WPRI

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Born a Chiefs fan: Woman born during team's conference title win 50 years ago...

ROSE HILL, Kan. (KSNW) For one Rose Hill woman, the love for the Kansas City Chiefs dates back to the moment she entered the world. Jan Lewis gave birth to her daughter Cheryl Scheer 50 years ago......

 2020-01-18 15:54 

WPRI

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Titans continue to be 'red hot' in the Red Zone...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN)- It's hard to imagine that Tennessee Titans kicker Greg Joseph hasn't kicked a field goal since joining the team in December — and that's a good thin......

 2020-01-18 15:51 

WPRI

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Rodgers-Sherman matchup highlights NFC title game...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Nine years into his career and a little more than two years removed from a debilitating torn Achilles injury, Richard Sherman is still tormenting quarterbacks on a weekly......

 2020-01-18 15:43 

WPRI

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Bud and Eric Fisher repay Chiefs fans whose beers were used in celebration...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (WDAF) — In what will go down as one of the greatest $20 investments in recent memory, two Chiefs fans definitely got their money's worth when Budweiser and Bud Light repaid them i......

 2020-01-18 15:16 

WPRI

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Chicago flights halted; plane slides off Kansas City taxiway...

The Federal Aviation Administration halted all flights for hours in and out of Chicago's O'Hare Airport — one of the nation's busiest — due to a sprawling winter storm. The alert ......

 2020-01-18 09:00 

WPRI

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Nesi's Notes: Jan. 18...

SIGN UP: Get Nesi's Notes by Email Happy Saturday! Here's another edition of my weekend column for WPRI.com as always, send your takes, tips and trial balloons to tnesi@wpri.com......

 2020-01-18 05:01 

TheWesterlySun.com

School Committee OKs 3-year contract for custodians, other workers...

WESTERLY — The school district's paraprofessionals, custodians and secretaries will receive pay increases of 2% in the first two years and 1.5% in the third and final year of a...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

ALT announces art and writing contest winners...

Students at Aquidneck Island schools were invited to enter artwork of their favorite local vista, or written work in prose or poetry form describing the...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Newport area business briefs: Brenton Hotel announcement, Portsmouth company expands...

Also, a new COO for RK Centers, Oliver Hazard Perry fellowship, Lila Delman promotions...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Young aware of danger of smartphones...

It is easy for the Baby-Boom Generation to criticize the younger generations for spending too much time on individual screens; however, maybe there is...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Once thought extinct, carmnre is a great option...

It looks French, it sounds French, it was French, but now is basically Chilean....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Overcoming malice...

Does anyone love malware? Malware is malicious software, meant to co-opt your computer or your data for someone else's gain, causing harm to its...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Interfaith service celebrates Dr. King...

"It is a service filled with the spirit of what Dr. King would preach and a renewal of our commitment to peace, unity and understanding."...

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Philadelphia Eagles star Fletcher Cox to meet Tiverton boy with terminal cancer...

Meeting the Pro Bowl selection was one of Shawny Smith's bucket list items....

 2020-01-18 05:00 

Newport Daily News

Critics hit Raimondo plan to shore up Veterans Home, cuts to hospitals...

PROVIDENCE — Now the fighting begins over Governor Raimondo's proposed deficit-closing moves, including...

 2020-01-18 04:42 

Pawtucket Times

US to screen airline passengers from China for new illness...

NEW YORK (AP) — Three U.S. airports will screen passengers arriving from central China for a new virus that has sickened dozens, killed two and prompted worries about an international outbreak, health officials said Friday....

 2020-01-18 04:41 

WPRI

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Shanahan: 'No injuries to report' ahead of 49ers NFC Championship game...

Everyone was all in during the 49ers practice on Friday just two days before the big game....

 2020-01-18 04:38 

WPRI

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Brown drops Ivy League opener at Yale 70-56...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Bruner had a season-high 23 points as Yale defeated Brown 70-56. Bruner hit 4 of 6 3-pointers. He added seven rebounds and three blocks. Both teams were playing......

 2020-01-18 04:33 

TheWesterlySun.com

PHOTOS: Stopping at the swings...

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 2020-01-18 04:30 

TheWesterlySun.com

Practicing Faith: Reach out and let God cleanse your soul...

It was reminiscent of something out of the old television series M*A*S*H. There were people everywhere. Every seat was taken. Some people were sitting in wheelchairs. No one looked happy...

 2020-01-18 04:30 

TheWesterlySun.com

Police Logs: Friday, Jan. 17, 2020...

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 2020-01-18 04:23 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'MassCash' game...

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

 2020-01-18 04:22 

TheWesterlySun.com

Pen pals make Spanish come alive for Hope Valley students...

HOPE VALLEY — Students in Grades 2 and 4 at Hope Valley Elementary School had a special treat waiting for them when they returned from their Christmas holiday: letters from...

 2020-01-18 04:21 

WPRI

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PC hockey upset by UNH 4-3...

The red-hot Providence College hockey team was upset by New Hampshire 4-3 on Friday night at Schneider Arena. The Friars trailed 3-0, but rallied back to tie the game at 3. Angus Crookshank notched......

 2020-01-18 04:17 

WPRI

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Providence Bruins fall to Bridgeport 2-1...

The Providence Bruins fell to Bridgeport on Friday night 2-1....

 2020-01-18 04:15 

WPRI

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Classical's Jeremy Pena recaps his first full pro baseball season...

Classical High School product and third round pick Jeremy Pena made a name for himself in his first full professional baseball season, hitting over .300 at two Single-A stops. Pena tallied seven ho......

 2020-01-18 04:15 

TheWesterlySun.com

Letter: Beach-access arrest was not 'fake news'...

I was startled and dismayed to read in the recently published Sun article "Filippi to brief Charlestown council on shoreline access a statement attributed to Town Council President Virginia Lee...

 2020-01-18 04:14 

TheWesterlySun.com

Letter: I wish I could go back to the 'Good Old Days'...

Give me the "Good Old Days." Like when we rode a bike without holding onto the handlebars....

 2020-01-18 04:08 

Pawtucket Times

Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game...

ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...

 2020-01-18 03:42 

Pawtucket Times

Former Walmart exec, Royals owner David Glass dies at 84...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former Walmart Inc. chief executive David Glass, who owned the Kansas City Royals for nearly two decades before selling the franchise last fall, died last week of complications from pneumonia. He was 84....

 2020-01-18 03:42 

WPRI

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Providence gay club claims Buttigieg campaign scrapped fundraiser due to 'dancer pole'...

The husband of Democratic frontrunner Pete Buttigieg has apparently canceled a fundraising event at a Providence gay bar after determining it was an inappropriate venue....

 2020-01-18 03:41 

Pawtucket Times

Prosecutor: Revoke bail for impeachment figure Robert Hyde...

MALDEN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts judge is considering whether to revoke bail in a protective order case against a Connecticut man who has emerged as a figure in the impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump....

 2020-01-18 03:29 

Pawtucket Times

Ex-US Rep. Collins gets over 2 years in insider trading case...

NEW YORK (AP) — The first member of Congress to endorse Donald Trump to be president was sentenced Friday to two years and two months in federal prison after admitting he helped his son and others dodge $800,000 in stock......

 2020-01-18 03:27 

Pawtucket Times

Bruner scores 23 to lift Yale over Brown 70-56...

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Jordan Bruner had a season-high 23 points as Yale defeated Brown 70-56 on Friday night....

 2020-01-18 03:01 

Pawtucket Times

Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames...

Australia's unprecedented wildfires season has so far charred 40,000 square miles (104,000 square kilometers) of brushland, rainforests, and national parks — killing by one estimate more than a billion wild animals. Scientists fear some of the i...

 2020-01-18 02:48 

Pawtucket Times

"Hire 'Tek!": Red Sox fans make pitch for Varitek as manager...

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have a list of characteristics they want in their next manager, but they haven't yet landed on a name....

 2020-01-18 02:46 

TheWesterlySun.com

Lila Delman Real Estate names chief operating and creative officers...

NARRAGANSETT — Lila Delman Real Estate has announced the appointment of Ryan Elsman as chief operating officer and Brandyn Brunelle as chief creative officer. They will work with John Hodnett...

 2020-01-18 02:43 

Pawtucket Times

Who's who on Trump's legal team for impeachment trial...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal advocates for his Senate impeachment trial will include a pair of well-known attorneys who have vigorously defended Trump on television and played roles in some of the most consequential legal dra...

 2020-01-18 02:01 

WPRI

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Man charged in Woonsocket robberies suspected in similar holdups...

The man charged with robbing four different Woonsocket gas stations at gunpoint is now accused of committing similar crimes in several surrounding communities....

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