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The latest news from around the state

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 09:24 AM EDT

6 Children Hospitalized After Providence Fire

6 Children Hospitalized After Providence Fire

Six children have been hospitalized as a precautionary measure following a fire in Rhode Island.

Saturday, Jun 24, 2017 at 08:42 AM EDT

Breast Milk Jeweler Ordered to Refund Customers

Breast Milk Jeweler Ordered to Refund Customers

A Rhode Island company that makes jewelry from breast milk has been ordered to refund customers and return the breast milk they sent.

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:33 AM EDT

Officers Conducting Search Warrant Run Into Alligator

Officers Conducting Search Warrant Run Into Alligator

Police executing a search warrant at a Rhode Island business ran into an unexpected guest -- a five-foot alligator named "Gucci."

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 02:14 PM EDT

Woman Accused of Faking Cancer, Taking Fundraiser Money

Woman Accused of Faking Cancer, Taking Fundraiser Money

Rhode Island State Police have arrested a woman accused of faking cancer and fraudulently taking $28,000 from a GoFundMe account set up for her in support.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 02:13 PM EDT

2nd Man Sentenced in Deadly Convenience Store Shooting

2nd Man Sentenced in Deadly Convenience Store Shooting

Davante Neves, the second of five men charged in the shooting outside a Rhode Island convenience store that left a 46-year-old man dead and his adult son severely injured has been sentenced to prison.