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Swansea man pleads guilty in fatal crash on I-95

A Swansea truck driver involved in a crash three years ago that killed a 26-year-old man and two young children on a Connecticut highway pleaded guilty to negligent homicide. (MGN) A Swansea truck driver involved in a crash three years ago that killed a 26-year-old man and two young children on a Co


Providence man gets life in prison for beating to death the mother of his unborn child

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Aliss Collins's hugs grew tighter, her smiles wider as the birth of her baby boy approached in November 2015. But before she could give birth, the boy's father beat her to death and killed their unborn son a week before her scheduled C-section. "I just can't imagine why anyone wou

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-16 21:30:28

John Oliveira ordered to stay off New Bedford school property

NEW BEDFORD - John Oliveira, a School Committee member-elect, has been ordered to stay off all New Bedford school properties following two incidents at the administrative offices Wednesday and Thursday. He was served with a no-trespass order around noon Thursday, he said. The series of events starte

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-11-17 01:32:43

RI dancer to be featured in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on NBC 10

Nikki Gyftopoulos is part of a hand-picked hip hop dance troupe chosen from all over the country to be in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on NBC 10. (WJAR) AA If you plan on watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on NBC 10 Thursday morning, be on the lookout for a Rhode Island dancer. Nikki Gyf

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-11-16 19:39:44

Man sentenced to life in prison for 'Captain Freddy' murder

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - A Warwick man was sentenced to life in prison Friday for beating a man known in the community as "Captain Freddy" to death back in 2015. In late June, a jury found Richard Baribault guilty of murder and conspiracy to commit robbery in the death of 70-year-old Fernando Silva

WPRI - 2017-11-17 16:22:18

Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in deadly shooting

LYNN, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to 16 to 20 years in state prison in connection with a deadly shooting last year. The Gloucester Times reports that 30-year-old Sean Chandler was sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the death of 38-year-old Donald Yan

ABC6.COM - 2017-11-16 23:12:00

Marian Medals to be awarded Sunday

FALL RIVER - Bishop Edgar M. da Cunha, S.D.V., will award the Marian Medal to 82 laypersons from parishes throughout the Fall River Diocese at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19, at the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption, 327 Second St. First presented in 1968, the annual award recognizes members of dio

HERALD NEWS - 2017-11-17 18:49:10

Somerset CPC advances 7 projects totaling $258,000

SOMERSET - The Community Preservation Committee accepted seven projects - five recreational and two for historic preservation of town clerk records - during this third year of funding under the state tax-designation act the town accepted five years ago. Of historic importance, Town Clerk Dolores Ber

HERALD NEWS - 2017-11-17 20:04:59

Cleveland drug dealer gets 11 years in prison for selling fentanyl that killed Geauga County man

CHARDON, Ohio -- A Cleveland man was sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling fentanyl to an Auburn Township man who died of a drug overdose. Brandon D. McBee, 26, previously pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter, a first-degree felony, for selling fentanyl to Thomas Gardner. The 26-year-old

CLEVELAND.COM - 2017-11-17 20:03:54

Man charged in botched robbery after Cleveland store owner hit him with bat

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A man is charged with a felony after he was hit with a baseball bat and tackled by a former Marine during a botched robbery. Victor Parker, 31, is charged with robbery, a third-degree felony. His bond was set Thursday at $25,000. Parker about 7:40 p.m. Tuesday tried to rob the Re

CLEVELAND.COM - 2017-11-16 20:43:19

Car on fire crashes into home on Cleveland's East Side

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Passengers in a car were seriously injured after it caught fire and crashed into a home Thursday night on the city's East Side, police say. The crash occurred just before 11 p.m. on East 77th Street near Union Avenue, which is in the North Broadway neighborhood. Police had few det

CLEVELAND.COM - 2017-11-17 04:37:20

Cleveland Heights man charged with aggravated murder in Euclid man's shooting death

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio -- A Cleveland Heights man is charged with aggravated murder in a Euclid man's shooting death, police said. Brandon Smith, 27, is also charged with kidnapping and felonious assault in the Monday killing of Daanahr Pugh on Desota Avenue near Compton Road, police said. Pugh was

CLEVELAND.COM - 2017-11-17 22:22:00

As business schools offer more flexible MBAs, Cleveland's NRP Group helps one bend its curriculum

The University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Facing declining applications, business schools are adapting to give students the specialized programs they want, Bloomberg Businessweekreports, and in one case, Cleveland-based real estate development company NRP Group is helping a prominent scho

CRAIN'S CLEVELAND BUSINESS - 2017-11-17 18:20:18

Three Adorable Baby Otters Born at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

It's been a busy year for newborn animals at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, and this morning came with yet another birth announcement. Three male otter pups were born on September 24 to proud otter parents Bitzy and Kibble. As Asian small-clawed otters are born with their eyes closed, the zoo took

CLEVELAND SCENE - 2017-11-17 15:03:00

Trump is warned of political pain of ending Nafta as trade talks resume

Photo by Bloomberg President Donald Trump The lead negotiators for the three Nafta countries joined the latest round of talks as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce warned that an American pullout would hit hardest some key swing states, including Ohio, that President Donald Trump took on his road to pow

CRAIN'S CLEVELAND BUSINESS - 2017-11-17 20:06:42

Networking is dating for professionals

Rebecca Ferlotti It seems like everyone is doing it. It's business-savvy peer pressure - guidance counselor nostalgia. It can be awkward and costly. Even if you had to pay for a networking event ticket, you might decide not to show up. Sometimes you wish you hadn't gone. The constant small-talk caus

CRAIN'S CLEVELAND BUSINESS - 2017-11-17 19:52:07

BYK to invest $50 million in Gonzales facility expansion

GONZALES - BYK Additives & Instruments, one of the world's leading suppliers in the field of additives and measuring instruments and a member of the ALTANA Group, today announced a commitment to expand its facility in Gonzales. BYK expects to invest $50 million to construct a significant manufactur

GONZALES INQUIRER - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

City hires new law firm after 27 years

GONZALES - Gonzales City Council unanimously voted to hire a new law firm for City Attorney and City Prosecutor services. The firm hired has acted as special counsel in several matters recently. Until this week, Gonzales had utilized the services of the same City Attorney and City Prosecutor for mor

GONZALES INQUIRER - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Residents with complaints must follow procedure

Remember the adage "You can't fight city hall"? Well, whoever coined that expression probably didn't know how. Usually, there is a procedure in place. After all, "the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances" is part of our First Amendment

VICTORIA ADVOCATE - 2017-11-16 23:57:00

Abducted Child in a Stolen Vehicle Found Safe Here

A pair of local peace officers recovered an abducted child and a stolen vehicle near Flatonia on Monday evening, Nov. 13. San Antonio Police issued an Amber Alert at 8:24 p.m. after a man stole a car with a threeyear- old boy inside. According to report from WOAI radio in San Antonio, the car was pa

FAYETTECOUNTYRECORD.COM - 2017-11-16 16:02:51