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Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 12:12 PM EDT

Firefighters File Grievance Over Unused Sick Pay

Firefighters File Grievance Over Unused Sick Pay

A Rhode Island city has entered a legal dispute with its firefighters over unused sick time. Michael Carreiro, spokesman for the Warwick firefighters union, tells The Providence Journal firefighters filed a...

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 09:21 AM EDT

Sister: Apologize for Using Brother's Death in RI Gov. Race

Sister: Apologize for Using Brother's Death in RI Gov. Race

The sister of a man killed in a 1989 car crash involving a Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate says one of his political rivals should publicly apologize for bringing up the crash in the campaign.

Monday, Oct 15, 2018 at 04:24 PM EDT

Judge Sides with Lawmaker Asking About Google Money

Judge Sides with Lawmaker Asking About Google Money

The American Civil Liberties Union says a judge has ordered the attorney general to waive thousands of dollars in fees for documents related to how the state is spending $50 million forfeited by Google.

Monday, Oct 15, 2018 at 11:56 AM EDT

Providence, RI Police Investigate Weekend Shooting of Teen

Providence, RI Police Investigate Weekend Shooting of Teen

Police in Providence are investigating a weekend shooting that landed a 19-year-old man in the hospital.

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 at 03:33 PM EDT

Strike Over, Providence School Bus Drivers Head Back to Work

Strike Over, Providence School Bus Drivers Head Back to Work

The school bus strike that disrupted travel for thousands of schoolchildren in Providence has officially ended. School bus drivers will return to work on Monday after voting to approve a new contract Saturday...

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