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4 children hurt by hit-and-run driver in Stoneham New! 2019-10-14 10:25:02Stoneham police say the children — all 12 and 13 years old — were struck at about 6:30 p.m. Sunday as they stood with their bicycles outsi

Parade to wrap up 41st annual Autumnfest New! 2019-10-14 09:23:13According to Autumnfest officials, nearby roads will be shut down and those planning to attend the parade should get to their seats early.

‘Stop Celebrating Genocide’: Vandals target Providence Christopher Columbus New! 2019-10-14 08:29:07The statue - located at the intersection of Elmwood and Reservoir Avenues - was covered with red paint.

Top Stories: Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 New! 2019-10-14 07:09:13Here's a look at our top stories on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Watch above.

SUV crashes into fence, rolls over in Providence New! 2019-10-14 06:21:36An SUV crashed and rolled over early Monday morning, narrowly missing slamming into a Providence apartment.

Hotel collapse in New Orleans leaves 2 dead, New! 2019-10-14 06:07:12A large section of a Hard Rock Hotel under construction beside New Orleans’ historic French Quarter collapsed Saturday amid blinding dust and fl

Weather Now: Mostly Cloudy Start, Sunny Finish Today New! 2019-10-14 05:09:59TODAY (COLUMBUS DAY): Mainly cloudy skies in the morning will turn partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs 65-70. Overall a nice day, especiall

Police: Speed may be factor in deadly Cranston New! 2019-10-14 04:55:55Police in Cranston confirmed to Eyewitness News a motorcyclist died after crashing on Pontiac Avenue just before midnight Monday.

US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal New! 2019-10-14 03:37:30Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday that President Donald Trump had directed U.S. troops in northern Syria to begin pulling out “as safely

Cumberland man takes first place at annual pumpkin New! 2019-10-13 18:22:58WARREN, R.I. (WPRI) — It’s an annual fall tradition at Frerichs Farm in Warren; the Pumpkin Weigh-Off. This year, it was Cumberland’

Police: 1 person injured at Boca Raton mall, New! 2019-10-13 16:56:17BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Police say a person with a possible gunshot wound has been located but there’s no active shooter at a Boca Raton m

Hearing set in suit challenging state’s vaping products 2019-10-13 13:56:58The hearing Tuesday in Boston federal court is expected to focus on the vaping industry's request to temporarily lift the ban while the broader case

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Local resident seeks donations to help save Kenyon’s 2019-10-04 00:30:00An online campaign has launched to raise money to help Kenyon’s Grist Mill after the local institution was denied a spot at the Big E this year,

School Committee appoints McGair as new SKHS principal 2019-10-04 00:15:00The South Kingstown School Committee has appointed Chip McGair as the new principal at South Kingstown High School.

URI officially unveils renovated $1.25 million broadcast center 2019-10-03 00:30:00Chief CNN International Anchor Christiane Amanpour joined University of Rhode Island officials, faculty, alumni and students Sept. 27 at the grand ope

Narragansett library may lose state aid 2019-10-03 00:15:00The state has informed the Maury Loontjens Memorial Library in Narragansett that it is at risk of losing state aid in the 2020 fiscal year because the

South County Health Centennial: From ER to OR, 2019-09-28 00:30:00The 1980s brought a surge of new technology to South County Hospital. By 1986, a year after the CT scan arrived, the hospital also had a mammography m

Jonnycake Center unveils new name, new building 2019-09-28 00:15:00The Jonnycake Center of Peace Dale is getting a new home and a new name.The new home is at the former schoolhouse at 22 Kersey Road, not far from the

Narrow River Preservation group remembers ‘Little Red Shack’ 2019-09-27 00:30:00In a truly Rhode Island move, the Narrow River Preservation Association has dedicated an information panel marking the place on Sedge Island where Nar

Town served with lawsuit over library 2019-09-27 00:15:00In a move that was all but announced three weeks ago, the town has been served with a lawsuit over its decision to sell the former Belmont Market/IGA

Changing the Game: Olympian, NK native Beisel takes 2019-09-26 00:30:00Local viewers who tuned into the Season 39 premiere of “Survivor” probably noticed a familiar face on their screens, as former Olympian an

RI announces ban on flavored e-cigarettes 2019-09-26 00:15:00A statewide ban will be imposed on flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products, Gov. Gina Raimondo announced Wednesday, on the heels of similar actions

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Federal grand jury subpoenas records on chiropractor who 2019-10-12 23:36:26In June, a day after $1 million in funding for cortical integrated therapy and its pioneer’s State House connections came under scrutiny, House

DMV plan to charge customers $15 to wait 2019-10-12 23:34:34a nonstarter

2 people shot as gunman opens fire at 2019-10-12 19:25:40A gunman opened fire at a wedding ceremony inside a Pelham, N.H., church Saturday, shooting two people — including the presiding bishop —

T.F. Green flight to Philadelphia delayed after passenger 2019-10-12 19:07:16WARWICK — An American Airlines flight to Philadelphia was delayed early Saturday at T.F. Green Airport after a woman triggered a security alert

Projo People: Reporter Donita Naylor looks for the 2019-10-12 17:19:17"I’m maybe the comic relief, or the light-hearted little island that you can kind of sit on before going back into the dreary," she says.

Memoir marks new chapter for former head of 2019-10-12 17:11:04Over the years, Brendan Doherty would regale people with stories from his three-decade career in law enforcement. They’d often tell him, “

Man cited by R.I. DEM for poaching conch 2019-10-12 16:15:45EAST PROVIDENCE — Officers with the Department of Environmental Management's Law Enforcement Division cited a man on Thursday for poaching thou

Cranston police arrest `repeat offender' in Greene Avenue 2019-10-12 15:30:30CRANSTON — The police are accusing a 50-year-year old "repeat offender" of breaking into a Greene Avenue home Wednesday while a girl was

'Moorish American' group: Providence police tried to raid 2019-10-12 14:57:42In a lawsuit, the group's leader says the police responded to a complaint that someone watching a live feed of his talk had seen him teaching a class

Man robbed at gunpoint, knifepoint in Providence 2019-10-12 12:37:08PROVIDENCE — The police are investigating the armed robbery of a 39-year-old city man as he walked home from a birthday party around 6 a.m.

Mark Patinkin: Parents' old place felt empty without 2019-10-12 11:35:00Mom wanted us to hang on to the family's Florida condo after she moved into assisted living. But it just wasn't the same.

Alan Rosenberg: Can you be too fair? 2019-10-12 10:20:00“I do become annoyed at The Journal’s need for political balance,” wrote one reader.

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