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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 05:29 AM EDT

R.I. Gov. Raimondo Faces Tough Re-Election

R.I. Gov. Raimondo Faces Tough Re-Election

By the numbers, Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo should be sitting pretty in her bid for a second term.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 06:23 PM EDT

PD: Woman Left 3-Month-Old in Car Outside Twin River Casino

PD: Woman Left 3-Month-Old in Car Outside Twin River Casino

A Massachusetts woman is facing child neglect charges after she allegedly left a 3-month-old in a car parked outside Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 11:07 AM EDT

Trainer Reveals New Details About Death of Ex-Patriot's Dog

Trainer Reveals New Details About Death of Ex-Patriot's Dog

The trainer facing charges in the death of a dog that belonged to former New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo says she didn't cause the death and she cried "for what seemed like hours" when she found...

Saturday, Aug 11, 2018 at 11:39 PM EDT

Rhode Island Names Its State Dairy Farm of the Year

Rhode Island Names Its State Dairy Farm of the Year

A dairy farm in Rhode Island has been named the state's outstanding dairy farm of the year.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 10:58 PM EDT

Rapper Missy Elliott Praises RI Woman's Cover of 'Work It'

Rapper Missy Elliott Praises RI Woman's Cover of 'Work It'

A Rhode Island woman's karaoke version of Missy Elliott's hit song "Work It'' has become an internet sensation, even drawing praise from Elliott. Mary Halsey, of West Warwick, recently performed a version of...

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 08:04 AM EDT

No Further Charges Filed in Death of Jerod Mayo's Bulldog

No Further Charges Filed in Death of Jerod Mayo's Bulldog

Rhode Island police say no further charges will be filed against a trainer involved in the death of a dog that belonged to former New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo.

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 03:24 PM EDT

Police: Man Overdoses in Car With Kid in Backseat

Police: Man Overdoses in Car With Kid in Backseat

A Rhode Island man was arrested Friday after he apparently overdosed in his vehicle while he had a child with him, police said. Michael Krajczynski, 33, of Woonsocket was found overdosing in his car on the side...

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 10:07 AM EDT

R.I. Gov. Staffer Charged With Sexual Assault

R.I. Gov. Staffer Charged With Sexual Assault

A Rhode Island state staffer for the governor's office has been charged with sexual assault.

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 05:55 PM EDT

Love Newport Mansions? Take a Tour Inside 3 on the Market

Love Newport Mansions? Take a Tour Inside 3 on the Market

You may have visited the Newport mansions, but now you can own one! There are multiple mansions on the market along Bellevue Avenue. They range in price from just under $5 million to just under $6 million.

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 10:35 AM EDT

4 People Injured After Tree Branch Falls in Cranston, R.I.

4 People Injured After Tree Branch Falls in Cranston, R.I.

Fire officials say four people have been taken to the hospital after a large tree branch fell on them.

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