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Saturday, Dec 24, 2016 at 09:55 PM EST

Domestic Incident Leaves Daughter Dead, Father Hurt

Domestic Incident Leaves Daughter Dead, Father Hurt

Police in Johnston, Rhode Island, are investigating a domestic dispute in which a daughter was killed and her father injured.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 05:14 PM EST

Lawyer: 'Patriots Day' is Unfair to Boston Bomber's Widow

Lawyer: 'Patriots Day' is Unfair to Boston Bomber's Widow

A lawyer for the widow of one of the Boston Marathon bombers says the new Mark Wahlberg film "Patriots Day" is unfair because it suggests she knew something was up before the attack and then didn't cooperate...

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 08:00 AM EST

Hearing Scheduled For Complaints Against Rhode Island Judge

Hearing Scheduled For Complaints Against Rhode Island Judge

The Rhode Island Commission on Judicial Tenure and Discipline will hold a public hearing next month on a number of sexual harassment and judicial misconduct complaints against a district court judge.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 07:39 AM EST

Fatal Accident Shuts Down Lanes on I-95

Fatal Accident Shuts Down Lanes on I-95

A man has been killed after a high speed crash on a Rhode Island highway Thursday morning.

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 09:18 AM EST

Union Approves Contract With Hospital in RI

Union Approves Contract With Hospital in RI

Unionized health care workers at a Rhode Island hospital have approved a contract with management, finalizing a four-year deal.

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 at 06:53 AM EST

3 Hospitalized After Fire at Rhode Island Home

3 Hospitalized After Fire at Rhode Island Home

Authorities say three people were hospitalized after a fire at a Smithfield home.

Sunday, Dec 18, 2016 at 03:49 PM EST

1 Dead After Highway Car Accident

1 Dead After Highway Car Accident

A Rhode Island woman is dead after a car accident on a highway in Massachusetts.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016 at 02:37 PM EST

Police Seek Leads in Hit-and-Run of 70-Year-Old

Police Seek Leads in Hit-and-Run of 70-Year-Old

Warwick police are looking for leads as they investigate a deadly hit-and-run that killed an East Providence man as he was crossing the street.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016 at 12:16 PM EST

Man Gets 17 Years for Shooting at Nightclub

Man Gets 17 Years for Shooting at Nightclub

A Pawtucket, Rhode Island man who authorities say shot at a Providence nightclub as he was driving away has pleaded guilty to assault and weapons charges.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016 at 10:51 AM EST

Man Dies After Weekend Stabbing; Suspect Sought

Man Dies After Weekend Stabbing; Suspect Sought

Police say an East Providence man who was stabbed over the weekend has died from his injuries.