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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 07:21 AM EDT

13 Cars Vandalized With Swastikas, Lewd Images at URI

13 Cars Vandalized With Swastikas, Lewd Images at URI

Police at the University of Rhode Island say swastikas and lewd images have been carved into more than a dozen cars in the past two weeks.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 at 09:08 AM EDT

ACLU Files Suit on Behalf of RI Woman Held by Immigration

ACLU Files Suit on Behalf of RI Woman Held by Immigration

A Providence couple is at the center of a lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Massachusetts on their behalf against the Trump administration.

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 at 01:53 PM EDT

3-Year-Old Drowns in Water on Top of Neighbor's Pool Cover

3-Year-Old Drowns in Water on Top of Neighbor's Pool Cover

Authorities say a 3-year-old Rhode Island boy drowned in about 18 inches of water on top of a neighbor's covered pool.

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 08:19 AM EDT

Ice Bumper Cars Prove More Popular Than Expected

Ice Bumper Cars Prove More Popular Than Expected

Downtown Providence's bumper-cars-on-ice attraction has proven more popular than officials anticipated, easily bringing in enough revenue to cover the cost of buying the 16-car fleet.

Sunday, Apr 8, 2018 at 04:33 PM EDT

Warwick Police Investigating Possible Murder-Suicide

Warwick Police Investigating Possible Murder-Suicide

Members of the Warwick Police Department have responded to what they say appears to be a murder-suicide.