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Multiple cars get flat tires on I-95 North

Cars and flatbed trucks, some with what appeared to be multiple flat tires, could be seen along the stretch of highway early in the morning.

WPRI - 2018-05-25 10:47:00

Police: Casino cleaning woman tried to poison co-workers by pouring cleaning fluid into their sodas

Alexandria MartelCourtesy photo/Plainville police photoA member of the cleaning crew at a Massachusetts casino has been charged with trying to poison two co-workers she didn't want to work with by pouring cleaning fluid into their sodas.The Sun Chronicle reported that 23-year-old Alexandria Martel p

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-05-24 13:51:00

Motorcycle gang kingpin arraigned on 222 counts

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WJAR) —A man described as a Pagan's kingpin was arraigned Thursday on 222 counts after his arrest in an operation targeting motorcycle gangs.Deric "Tuna" McGuire was arrested as part of Operation Patched Out.Rhode Island State Police and federal agents arrested 49 peopleWednesday i

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-05-24 11:09:29

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez announces she’s expecting a baby

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez made the announcement in a post on Instagram on Tuesday. She says she and her daughter with Hernandez, Avielle, are “blessed” to be expecting a baby girl.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-05-23 17:24:37

Rhode Island Supreme Court: Inmate serving life can't sue because he's 'dead'

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's Supreme Court has ruled that a man serving life in prison can't sue the state for an attack by a fellow inmate because, under state law, he's considered dead.

WPTV - 2018-05-24 17:09:11

Teen driver shot while on Providence street

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FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-05-24 12:04:43

Discharged and jobless: Veterans seek change in hiring rules

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Military veterans who were discharged for relatively minor offenses say they often can't get jobs, and they hope a recent warning to employers by the state of Connecticut will change that.The state's human rights commission told employers last month they could be breaking the

AP - 2018-05-25 04:08:21

East Providence Memorial Day Parade 2018

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI — East Providence's annual Memorial Day parade is set for Monday. The parade starts at 10 a.m. at the Crescent Park Carousel. The parade will continue north on Bullocks Point Avenue and end at the American Legion Riverside Post 10 on Willett Avenue.Related:Memorial Day In East Pr

PATCH - 2018-05-25 15:03:49

Pagans Gang Leader Charged With 177 Felonies, 3 Misdemeanors

PROVIDENCE, RI — The man state police put at the top of the bike gangs in Rhode Island is 33-year old Deric McGuire. After Wednesday's arrests of 50 alleged bike gang members and their associates, state police presented an organizational chart with the accused people's mug shots. McGuire, head of th

PATCH - 2018-05-25 05:05:34

WaterFire Providence celebrates first full lighting of the season

All FullWaterFireinstallations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight. Catch performances by Japanese drumming group Gendo Taiko who w

WPRI - 2018-05-25 11:30:20

Caught on camera: Man tries to steal delivery driver's car

CRANSTON, R.I. (WJAR) —The son of a pizza shop owner in Cranston stopped a man who he said tried to steal one of his delivery vehicles.Surveillance footage obtained by NBC 10 News shows a delivery driver at 5 Herb Pizza on Dyer Avenue hop out of his car for a moment at about 9:45 p.m. Thursday. He l

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-05-25 08:00:03

Court rules inmate serving life can’t sue because he’s ‘dead’

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island’s Supreme Court has ruled that a man serving life in prison can’t sue the state for an attack by a fellow inmate because, under state law, he’s considered dead.

NEW YORK POST - 2018-05-25 04:42:59

WPD Arrests Corvette Driver After Car Crash at Airport Liquors | WarwickPost.com

WARWICK, RI — Officer Brian Fontaine arrested the driver of a white Corvette after he crashed into a car in the Airport Liquor lot, 1800 Post Road, stumbled into the store then attempted to get back into the wrong car May 3 at 5:32 p.m.

WARWICKPOST.COM - 2018-05-25 09:30:07

Aaron Hernandez fiancée announces she's expecting a baby

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez made the announcement in apost on Instagramon Tuesday. She says she and her daughter with Hernandez, Avielle, are "blessed" to be expecting a baby girl.

SUN CHRONICLE - 2018-05-23 19:36:00

49 people arrested in largest bust in Rhode Island history, officials say

In what officials are describing as the largest bust in state history, Rhode Island State Police announced that a yearlong investigation into motorcycle gangs has resulted in the arrests of 49 people and the seizure of 53 illegal guns and a “large quantity” of marijuana, crack, cocaine and heroin.

WCVB - 2018-05-24 01:58:00

NBC 10 I-Team: Federal agents arrest Providence man for fake ID operation

Federal agents, along with Providence police, raided the home of a Mexican national Tuesday, arresting him and busting up an alleged fake identity operation.


49 arrested in operation against motorcycle gangs

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Authorities conduct several overnight raids in Woonsocket

Authorities smashed through the door of this High Street apartment building early Wednesday morning during what eyewitnesses described as a raid.More Local NewsAuthorities conduct several overnight raids in WoonsocketBrandon Bell considering run for R.I. Lt. GovernorEMA to hold 'mass casualty' drill


Partners HealthCare signs deal to buy Care New England

The companies say they will continue discussions with Rhode Island’s largest hospital system, Lifespan, which joined the merger conversation earlier this year.

630WPRO.COM - 2018-05-24 05:24:25

Two shootings reported minutes apart in Providence

Minutes earlier, police were called to the area of O'Connor and Porter streets for a report of shots fired. There weren't any victims, but two unoccupied vehicles and a home were hit by bullets.