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Woman dies after New Bedford triple-decker fire

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) - A woman died Thursday morning after she'd been rushed to the hospital the day before from a house fire on Tinkham Street in New Bedford. The fire broke out on the second story of the triple-decker just before 2 a.m. Wednesday. Firefighters found the 56-year-old woman unco

WPRI - 2018-01-18 21:41:48

East Providence shelter under quarantine after puppies contract deadly virus

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The East Providence animal shelter is under quarantine because two puppies rescued from an animal hoarding case last week have contracted canine parvoviris, a highly contagious viral disease that can cause death. Animal Control Supervisor William Muggle said he got official

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-19 14:45:16

West Warwick man gets 5 years in prison in heroin, cocaine case

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A second West Warwick man, charged for his role in a heroin, crack-cocaine trafficking and bank-fraud conspiracy case, has been sentenced to 60 months in federal prison, according to U.S. Attorney Stephen G. Dambruch. Robert Wilkins, 26, was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Ch

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-19 04:21:26

East Providence puppies sickened with parvovirus

Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) - An East Providence animal shelter is under quarantine. Two of the puppies that were seized by the East Providence Animal Control after a hoarding situation have tested positive for parvovirus. Several others are also showing more mil

ABC6.COM - 2018-01-19 20:47:00

Police investigating marijuana theft from local facility

WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) - A Fall River air conditioning contractor was arrested back in November after the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation (DBR) said he stole a large quantity of marijuana from one of the state's licensed growers while he was working in the building. Warwick police confi

WPRI - 2018-01-19 02:40:51

Little Compton family forced to drive to fire dept. to alert crews their home was ablaze

Little Compton, R.I. (WPRI) - A family had to drive to the Little Compton fire department to alert crews that their house was on fire early Thursday morning. According to Little Compton Fire Chief Richard Petrin, the family tried to call 911, but the fire knocked out power to their house, thus killi

WPRI - 2018-01-18 11:15:27

'I've been healed of the shame': sex trafficking survivor shares her story at UMass Law

DARTMOUTH - When Jasmine Grace Marino was in her late teens, she graduated from a vocational-technical high school, looking forward to being a hairdresser and a writer. She never dreamed of being a sex trafficking victim, but it became her reality, she told a packed classroom at the UMass Dartmouth

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2018-01-19 01:57:33

Fire damages North Front Street home in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD - A fire caused about $15,000 in damage Thursday afternoon to a three-story house on North Front Street, fire officials said. Fire Chief Michael Gomes said the fire at 380 North Front St. was in the soffit (eaves) and the roof area of a second-floor bay window. Firefighters saw smoke com

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2018-01-18 23:47:54

Police warn of 'Anchorage Police Officer Alliance' telephone scam

Anchorage police are warning Alaskans about two recent telephone scams that both involve callers falsely claiming association with the police department and asking for money. Police said Thursday that one scam involves the caller soliciting donations for a phony "Anchorage Police Officer Alliance.

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 00:28:17

I'm Why - Gary Lynn

Cerebral palsy hasn't stopped Houston superfan Gary Lynn from becoming one of the Rockets' most passionate Red Rowdies. Gary's journey inspires fellow fans as well as the Rockets team. Visit http://www.NBA.com for schedules. Subscribe to the NBA: http://bit.ly/2rCglzY For news, stories, highlights a

ANCHORAGE PRESS - 2018-01-19 13:30:41

2 Anchorage residents face federal charges after $1.2 million drug bust, prosecutors say

Two Anchorage residents were charged with drug trafficking after more than $1 million in methamphetamine and heroin was seized by law enforcement, according to federal prosecutors Thursday. Wilton Eugene Toney, 62, and Denita Ann Love, 58, were indicted on federal drug trafficking charges, the U.S

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 01:40:44

Drugs worth $1.2 million seized at Alaska airport; 2 charged

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A federal grand jury indicted two Anchorage residents on drug charges following a seizure of methamphetamine and heroin with an estimated street value of $1.2 million. U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder on Thursday announced the indictment of 62-year-old Wilton Toney and 58-year-o

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-18 23:59:59

Winter isn't coming in Alaska, and people are dying

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Winter is off to a late start in parts of the nation's largest - and usually coldest - state. Months of higher-than-normal temperatures in parts of rural Alaska have opened dangerous gaps in frozen rivers that residents use to travel from village to village and to hunting grounds

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-19 15:01:59

2 armed suspects identified in Eagle River home invasion

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Two people have been identified after police say they broke into an Eagle River home, armed with handguns, and demanded both money and drugs. According to Renee Oistad, spokesperson with Anchorage Police Department, the home invasion took place at 5 a.m. on Jan. 17, at a home on

KTUU - 2018-01-18 19:33:00

Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz: "Put Alaska First"

Anchorage, AK - Your Alaska Link interviewed Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz today, concerning where the local municipal economy stands, as the Alaska State Legislature enters their 2nd Regular Session. In addition, Mayor Berkowitz deliberates the strides of Anchorage, regarding its Triple A Bond Ra

YOURALASKALINK.COM - 2018-01-18 23:47:00

BRIEFS: Police seek 2 in separate Eagle River assaults;

On Jan. 2 at around 10:09 p.m., police were called to Centerfield Drive for a report that Joseph LaFlamme, 35, of Anchorage went to his wife's home in Eagle River, where he allegedly punched her in the face more than once following an argument over a phone. Police said the woman had visible injuries

ALASKA STAR - 2018-01-18 23:51:05

Man charged in deadly Schenectady fire pleaded guilty - a week ago

Man charged in deadly Schenectady fire pleaded guilty - a week ago SCHENECTADY - Jason Sacks, a building manager accused of failing to make sure the fire alarm system and the fire doors worked in a Jay Street apartment building where four people died in a fire almost three years ago, quietly pleaded

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-19 12:53:40

Albany Police arrest suspect in connection to bank robbery

ALBANY, NY (WRGB) Police have arrested an Albany man in connection to a robbery at a State Street bank. Police say Michael Hudson displayed a note to a teller and made off with an undetermined amount of cash. Investigators say the robbery occurred at around 4:10 PM back on January 3rd at the Trustco

WRGB - 2018-01-18 14:00:04

Albany police investigate armed robbery

Quail Street Market in Albany. Photographer: Courtesy Google Maps ALBANY - Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Quail Street store, police said. The incident happened about 2:20 p.m. at Quail Street Market, 167 Quail St. Officers arrived and learned a man and woman approached the store's

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Colonie police arrest Glenville man on child pornography charges

PAHL According to Lt. Robert Winn, the Colonie Police Department Computer Crimes Unit, acting in an undercover capacity, received the images and videos and identified the location of the IP address. On Jan. 18, a search warrant was executed at the 56 Harmon Road home of 33-year-old Kyle T. Pahl. Inv

SPOTLIGHTNEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 17:41:42