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Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 06:59 PM EDT

Police: Providence Man Growing 100s of Pot Plants in Home

Police: Providence Man Growing 100s of Pot Plants in Home

Rhode Island State Police have arrested a Providence man they say had hundreds of marijuana plants and a gun in his home. State police executed a search warrant on the home of 31-year-old Anthony Patti on...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 02:28 PM EDT

Rhode Island Teen Convicted of Killing His Mom's Boyfriend

Rhode Island Teen Convicted of Killing His Mom's Boyfriend

A Rhode Island teenager has been convicted of murder in the shooting death of his mother's boyfriend, whose burned body was found dumped in Massachusetts.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 11:48 AM EDT

Suspicions Arise After School Buses in Providence Set Ablaze

Suspicions Arise After School Buses in Providence Set Ablaze

Authorities say a fire that torched several school buses in Providence is considered suspicious.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 08:45 AM EDT

Cianci's Ex-Wife Gets a Break in Traffic Court TV Show

Cianci's Ex-Wife Gets a Break in Traffic Court TV Show

The ex-wife of infamous Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci had her parking tickets forgiven during an appearance on a court television show.

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 08:34 PM EDT

Man Convicted of Kidnapping, Raping Boys Released From Jail

Man Convicted of Kidnapping, Raping Boys Released From Jail

A man convicted of kidnapping and raping young boys in Massachusetts and Rhode Island back in the 80s was released from prison Thursday. Richard Gardner had no comment as he was released from custody Thursday...

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