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Police: Body pulled from Pawtuxet River; death not suspicious

Warwick Police Captain Joseph Hopkins confirmed divers, who were in the water for a training exercise, found the body under the bridge in Pawtuxet Village.

WPRI - 2018-09-19 19:42:40

Dunkin' unveils RI's first 'next generation' concept store

More Local NewsDunkin' unveils RI's first 'next generation' concept storePC hockey mourns loss of former teammateSilva to replace Doughty as Providence firefighters' union presidentWOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — The future of Dunkin' Donuts is now open in Woonsocket.The coffee chain Wednesday opened Rhod

WPRI - 2018-09-19 17:46:21

Cape Cod officials call for action after fatal shark attack

More Local NewsPolice, ATF offering $1,500 for information on firearm theftNew rules for housing certain animals in Somerset come as surprise to ownersRhode Island union wants courthouse shutdown due to bedbugs

WPRI - 2018-09-18 10:33:29

New rules for housing certain animals in Somerset come as surprise to owners

After months of complaints from residents across town, the town of Somerset is implementing its first-ever animal sanitary rules.{name=dateline, data=, type=text_box, options=}

WPRI - 2018-09-18 22:53:58

Police: Man used crumpled note to rob bank

A surveillance image of the suspect who robbed the Bay Coast Bank on Robeson Street in Fall River on Saturday, September 15, 2018. (R) Joshua Infantino. (Photos: Fall River Police)

WPRI - 2018-09-19 23:18:45

Fall River police, fire warn residents of phone scam

The Fall River police and fire departments are warning residents not to fall for a phone scam.The Fall River Fire Department said telemarketers are calling individuals claiming they represent the department and that they are collecting donations.Fire Chief John Lynch said the fire department is not

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-09-19 09:01:41

Courthouse to remain open despite demand from union over bed bugs

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) -- The Rhode Island Judiciary responded Wednesday tocalls to shut down the Garrahy Judicial Complexin Providence, saying that while some bed bugs have been discovered, the building is not infested and the situation doesn't warrant a closure.

WPRI - 2018-09-19 20:54:29

Police arrest suspected heroin and fentanyl pusher in East Providence

Authorities say Johnny Taveras, 23 of Providence, sold an undercover officer the illegal substances on several occasions.

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-09-19 15:27:21

State Police: Driver slams into trooper's cruiser

State police told Eyewitness News the driver, Chheng Long, 52, of Providence, said he was disoriented by the flashing lights of numerous police vehicles at the scene, and didn’t stop in time for the cruiser that was parked in front of him.

WPRI - 2018-09-19 14:46:18

Fall River man accused of robbing bank

A Fall River man accused of robbing a bank was due in court Wednesday.Police said 30-year-old Joshua Infantino was charged with unarmed robbery.He's accused of robbing the Bay Coast Bank branch at 490 Robeson St. on Saturday.Police said he tossed a crumpled note to a teller demanding "all the big bi

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-09-19 13:49:54

Firefighters helped deliver baby on I-95

The Fire Department around 3:36 last Friday afternoon responded to a 911 call on Interstate 95 South near the Smithfield Avenue exit. The call, city officials said, was for a pregnant 26-year-old woman going into labor in her car. Captains David Reed and Earl Newman and Firefighters Tiffany Pacheco,

PAWTUCKET TIMES - 2018-09-19 18:30:00

Undercover Heroine Bust In East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — Police arrested Johnny Taveras, 23 of Providence on heroine and fentanyl distribution charges after conducting an undercover investigation.A few weeks ago, East Providence Police said they received phone calls from residents concerned about suspected drug sales going on near Kent F

PATCH - 2018-09-19 15:33:37

Warren man cited for exceeding striped bass catch limit by 12

“In diligently [enforcing], they are safeguarding Rhode Island’s natural resources, which are a public trust.”

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-09-18 13:19:12

No time to lose: Firefighters help deliver baby on I-95

No time for much else, they got the woman into the rescue unit. Her healthy baby girl arrived there at 3:48 p.m. Once everyone settled down a bit, the rescue crew took the mother and her new arrival over to Women and Infants Hospital in Providence. The fire department said at last check the pair of

WPRI - 2018-09-18 19:59:34

Betting on Burgers: MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes Opens First Ever Casino Location | RestaurantNews.com

Tiverton, RIMOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes, a fast casual, “better burger” chain, is ready to satisfy the taste buds of burger enthusiasts in Tiverton, Rhode Island. The brand’s first ever casino restaurant opened at the beginning of September in the Tiverton Casino Hotel at 777 Tiverton Casino Blvd

RESTAURANTNEWS.COM - 2018-09-19 10:33:02

Distracted driver slams into state police cruiser

State police told Eyewitness News that the driver said he was looking at the accident on the other side of the highway, and didn't notice the cruiser in front of him until it was too late. They say it's the exact thing they're hoping to avoid, and it's why the "Move Over" law is in place.

WPRI - 2018-09-19 09:53:22

Glocester Man Hangs Fung Sign From Noose Outside His House

GLOCESTER, RI — A sign for Cranston Mayor Allan Fung, a Republican candidate for governor was hung upside down from a noose in front of a Glocester home.

PATCH - 2018-09-19 14:18:44

RI union wants courthouse shut down due to bed bugs

The state's largest workers union, Council 94, has asked the state judiciary close the building and relocate the workers until the bed bugs are removed.

WPRI - 2018-09-19 02:03:41

Rhode Island town passes resolution to boycott Nike products

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Rhode Island town council has voted to ask its departments to refrain from purchasing Nike products, one of a handful of local governments or agencies that have called for boycotts in recent weeks.

NBC NEWS - 2018-09-19 00:23:00

East Providence Police Charge Man Wanted In South Kingstown

Roberto Presna, 36 of Providence was charged last week with heroine possession with intent to distribute, resiting arrest, and driving with possession of a controlled substance.

PATCH - 2018-09-18 15:39:44