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Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017 at 06:07 AM EST

Suspects Wanted in Connection to Rhode Island Shooting

Suspects Wanted in Connection to Rhode Island Shooting

Police are looking for two suspects who may have been involved in a shooting in Central Falls, Rhode Island early Tuesday morning.

Monday, Jan 2, 2017 at 09:22 AM EST

PD: Woman Shoots Self After Slipping While Holding Gun

PD: Woman Shoots Self After Slipping While Holding Gun

Police in Coventry, Rhode Island say a woman who was investigating a noise behind her home accidentally shot herself after the gun she was holding went off when she slipped.

Monday, Jan 2, 2017 at 08:58 AM EST

Blocking RI Intersections Now Nets You a Fine

Blocking RI Intersections Now Nets You a Fine

Motorists once shamed with an angry glare for blocking Rhode Island intersections could also now be subjected to a fine.

Sunday, Jan 1, 2017 at 01:12 PM EST

RI Becomes the 11th State to Ban Sale of Shark Fins

RI Becomes the 11th State to Ban Sale of Shark Fins

Selling shark fins is now banned in Rhode Island.

Monday, Jan 2, 2017 at 06:21 AM EST

Police: Man Who Escaped From RI Jail May Be in Mass.

Police: Man Who Escaped From RI Jail May Be in Mass.

The getaway car has been found, but the inmate who escaped from a Rhode Island prison over the weekend remains on the loose.

Friday, Dec 30, 2016 at 12:50 PM EST

Officials: Girl Pulled From Hotel Pool, Revived by Grandma

Officials: Girl Pulled From Hotel Pool, Revived by Grandma

Authorities in Rhode Island say a young girl found unresponsive in a hotel pool was pulled out by another child and revived by her grandmother.

Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 at 12:13 PM EST

Police: Teen Pizza Delivery Driver Stabbed, Robbed

Police: Teen Pizza Delivery Driver Stabbed, Robbed

Police in Providence are searching for suspects after a pizza delivery driver was stabbed and robbed at an apartment complex.

Thursday, Dec 29, 2016 at 08:52 AM EST

Rhode Island Firefighter Injured After Falling Through Floor

Rhode Island Firefighter Injured After Falling Through Floor

A firefighter has been injured after falling through a floor while battling a fire in North Providence, Rhode Island early Thursday morning.

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016 at 07:00 AM EST

Man Who Jumped From Burning Building in 'Good Condition'

Man Who Jumped From Burning Building in 'Good Condition'

The 60-year-old man who jumped from his burning home in Providence is in "good condition."

Monday, Dec 26, 2016 at 12:07 PM EST

FD: Person Jumps From Burning Home in RI

FD: Person Jumps From Burning Home in RI

Firefighters have been called to the scene of a house fire in Providence, Rhode Island.