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Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 01:27 PM EDT

Police: Man Badly Beat and Choked Woman

Police: Man Badly Beat and Choked Woman

Police in Rhode Island say a Burrillville man beat and choked a woman who had a no-contact order against him. Burrillville police say the responded to a home Sunday night, where they found the woman.

Sunday, Sep 16, 2018 at 05:47 PM EDT

Rhode Island State Senators Plan Education Summit

Rhode Island State Senators Plan Education Summit

Two state senators are hosting an annual education summit to release a legislative action plan on education.

Friday, Sep 14, 2018 at 03:16 PM EDT

Man in Police Cruiser Theft Sentenced to Prison

Man in Police Cruiser Theft Sentenced to Prison

A Rhode Island man who stole a state police cruiser before setting off a chain of events that lead to a fatal shooting on Interstate 95 is heading to prison.

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 10:59 AM EDT

Report: Rhode Island Obesity Rates on the Rise

Report: Rhode Island Obesity Rates on the Rise

The adult obesity rate in Rhode Island is on the rise.

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018 at 10:23 PM EDT

RI Gov. Raimondo Wins Democratic Nomination for Re-Election

RI Gov. Raimondo Wins Democratic Nomination for Re-Election

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has won the Democratic nomination for a second term, fending off a challenge from the left by former Secretary of State Matt Brown.

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