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The latest news from around the state

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 04:47 PM EDT

Ex-Trump Adviser Flynn Consulting Again, Says Brother

Ex-Trump Adviser Flynn Consulting Again, Says Brother

A family member says Michael Flynn, the embattled former national security adviser, has opened a consulting firm called Resilient Patriot LLC that is advising private equity firms.

Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 02:57 PM EDT

Man Sentenced for Trying to Arrange Sex With Child

Man Sentenced for Trying to Arrange Sex With Child

A Rhode Island man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison after officials say he tried to arrange sex with an 8-year-old girl.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 08:16 AM EDT

Special Education Teacher Accused of Groping Girls at Mall

Special Education Teacher Accused of Groping Girls at Mall

Police say a special education teacher is facing several molestation charges following an assault at a Rhode Island mall.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 06:23 AM EDT

RI Passes Law Banning Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors

RI Passes Law Banning Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has passed a bill into law banning licensed health care providers from using so-called gay conversion therapy to change a minor's sexual orientation or gender identity.

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 05:16 PM EDT

17-Year-Old Arrested in Mom's Boyfriend's Murder

17-Year-Old Arrested in Mom's Boyfriend's Murder

A 17-year-old male has been arrested for the murder of a man whose burned body was found in Attleboro, Massachusetts, on Tuesday.