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Nick Bollettieri will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame at noon Saturday in Newport, R.I. The Tennis Channel will pick up live coverage of the ceremony at 12:30 p.m. Saturday.
BOY PUNCHED ON BUS Portsmouth Police charged Araya Selassi Brinkley, 51, of 224 Adelaide Ave., Providence, with simple assault and disorderly conduct July 9 at 7:27 a.m. Police said Brinkley allegedly assaulted a 15-year-old boy on a Rhode Island Public Transit Authority bus traveling on West Main Road.
Block Island's seasons will always be defined by the boat schedule; today's vessels are to me - to the horror of boat aficionados - not radically different from each other.
Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix share a laugh as they walk together during a lunch break on the set of Woody Allen's untitled movie in Newport, Rhode Island You can pretty much set your watch to Woody Allen's work schedule, and with his next film "Magic In The Moonlight" dropping next month, the director is naturally already on his next movie.
Vice Adm. Walter E. "Ted" Carter Jr. will formally relieve Vice Adm. Michael H. Miller as superintendent of the Naval Academy during a change-of-command ceremony scheduled for July 23, academy officials said Thursday.
Newport Police charged a 55-year-old Newport man with simple assault and disorderly conduct after he allegedly punched a female nurse at Newport Hospital in the face on Wednesday afternoon.
The screening committee that has been reviewing applications and interviewing candidates for the police chief's position has narrowed the search down to five finalists to submit to the selectmen.
The vote by a Republican panel to make Cleveland its host for the party's 2016 national convention could be a big step in the city's efforts to remake a hard-bitten image forged by decades of misfortune.
The director is filming his newest movie in the Ocean State, and was spotted Monday in Newport, where he was filming at a pub and a theater.
The Rhode Island Department of Health, the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Rhode Island Hospital and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, D-Rhode Island, will launch the Sun Smarts Sunscreen Campaign Monday at Scarborough Beach in Narragansett, Rhode Island.
Voters in Newport will be asked once again if they want gambling to be expanded at the struggling Newport Grand facility.
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Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 03:43 am
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