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The latest news from around the state

Monday, Nov 21, 2016 at 07:56 AM EST

Body Removed From RI Apartment

Body Removed From RI Apartment

A body was removed from a Providence, Rhode Island apartment Monday morning and a police investigation is underway.

Monday, Nov 21, 2016 at 04:38 AM EST

Police: Man Ran Over Girlfriend With Car

Police: Man Ran Over Girlfriend With Car

A Rhode Island man has been charged with running over his girlfriend with his car during an early morning argument.

Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 at 10:08 AM EST

17-Year-Old Badly Injured in Crash

17-Year-Old Badly Injured in Crash

Police say a 17-year-old male is in serious condition after crashing a speeding car in Wareham.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 01:33 PM EST

Ex-Providence Student Sues Brown Over Rape Allegations

Ex-Providence Student Sues Brown Over Rape Allegations

A former Providence College student who said three Brown University students drugged and sexually assaulted her in 2013 has sued the Ivy League school in federal court.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 12:34 PM EST

Sewing Needle Found in RI Child’s Halloween Candy

Sewing Needle Found in RI Child’s Halloween Candy

Police in Rhode Island are investigating a report of a sewing needle in a child’s Halloween candy.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 12:18 PM EST

Police: 2 Busted for Drugs After Homicide Search Warrant

Police: 2 Busted for Drugs After Homicide Search Warrant

A Rhode Island couple is facing drug charges after police found cocaine, a gun and drug manufacturing equipment while searching a Pawtucket home in connection with a homicide.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2016 at 12:11 PM EST

Rhode Island Couple Arrested For Dunkin’ Donuts Hold-Up

Rhode Island Couple Arrested For Dunkin’ Donuts Hold-Up<br />

Police have arrested and charged a Central Falls, Rhode Island couple for first degree robbery and conspiracy after they held up a Dunkin' Donuts.

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 08:29 PM EST

Coast Guard Rescues Windsurfer Off Rhode Island Coast

Coast Guard Rescues Windsurfer Off Rhode Island Coast

The United States Coast Guard was called on to rescue a stranded windsurfer on Wednesday off the coast of Rhode Island.

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 10:34 AM EST

Brown President Decries Vandalism of Flags on Campus

Brown President Decries Vandalism of  Flags on Campus

Brown University President Christina Paxson has issued a statement as investigation into the vandalism of American flags on campus continues.

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016 at 08:35 AM EST

Police Seek Suspect Who Shot at Car, Injured Man and Child

Police Seek Suspect Who Shot at Car, Injured Man and Child

A man and child have been hospitalized after a shooter opened fire on a car driving in Providence, Rhode Island.