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Providence, Rhode Island is located in Providence County. Zip codes in Providence, RI include 02904, 02901, and 02940. The median home price in Providence is $189,900 which is roughly $111/per square foot. More Providence information.

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2 Rhode Island men plead not guilty to conspiracy to sell drugs, other charges

Two men are being held for lack of $100,000 bail on drug charges after a local woman said they forced her to sell crack cocaine and tried to get her involved in prostitution.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Wireless Design & Development

'Melbourne Shuffle' Secures Data in the Cloud

Providence, RI [Brown University] - To keep data safe in the cloud, a group of computer scientists suggests doing the Melbourne Shuffle.

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Turnto10.com

Providence police equip officers with Narcan

Being one of the largest departments in the state, getting every officer trained took longer than other forces.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Man arrested for home invasion and assault in Warwick

Warwick Detectives have arrested a Providence man who they say forced his way into a home and assaulted 3 residents.

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Patch.com

RI Man Charged with Leaving Dog in Car in 124-Degree Heat

A Providence man was charged with leaving his dog in a hot car while he shopped at BJ's Wholesale Club in Johnston on Monday.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence named Lead Plaintiff is Wall Street lawsuit

The suit alleges that public stock exchanges, trading firms, and brokerage firm were using high-speed trading to manipulate market and profit at the cost of institutional and public investors including 's retirees.

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Patch.com

Police Log: House-Sitting Fail, Forklift Accident, Attempted Break-In

DOG BITE On June 30, a High Hawk Road woman told police that her adopted dog bit her daughter causing a minor injury.

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Science Daily

Effect of depressed mood on pulmonary rehab completion

People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who are also depressed have difficulty sticking to a pulmonary rehabilitation program, a study shows.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Turnto10.com

Exclusive video of fire set in Providence Store

Arson investigators say they need help to identify a woman in surveillance video of a clothing store that caught fire in late June.

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WLNE-TV Providence

18-year-old's trial begins in 2012 triple slayings

Prosecutors say an 18-year-old man plotted with three other people to steal money and drugs, leading to the fatal shootings of three people two years ago.

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WLNE-TV Providence

and-entering suspects arrested after flipping vehicle

By Alana Cerrone acerrone@abc6.com Three breaking-and-entering suspects were arrested after crashing their getaway vehicle in Cranston.

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Organic industry raising money to fight citrus greening

Citing a lack of attention paid to organic growers, the U.S. organic industry is launching a campaign to generate funding for organic-focused citrus greening disease research.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Five shot in Providence near Chad Brown

By: Dee DeQuattro Email: ddequattro@abc6.com Twitter: @deedequattro Five people were shot last night in the area of the Chad Brown Housing Projects in .

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CNN

Gang violence: What happens when you don't die?

Ray Duggan will be the first to tell you just how tough he was. Raised to never run from a fight, Duggan started running with a gang at 14. Running with the Young Bloods in the West End neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island, Duggan says he felt the need to prove himself.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

EDGE

Lake Placid

If you've never seen the late '90s monster movie "Lake Placid," now's your chance to own it on Blu-ray for the first time.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence considers ban on smoking in parks

If it's approved, it would be illegal to use any tobacco product in any city-owned park, playground or recreation area.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Providence park to be named after couple celebrating 75th wedding anniversary

A Providence Park will be renamed Tomorrow in honor of a couple celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary.

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Warwickonline.com

351-year-old cemetery identified

BACK ON THE MAP: Mayor Scott Avedisian joins members of the Westcott family and the Warwick Historical Cemetery Commission at the site of the cemetery eA stablished in 1663.

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WHJJ-AM Providence

Newport Abuzz Over Woody Allen Movie Filming

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.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Would-be rapper charged with sex trafficking

A 23-year-old aspiring rapper from North Providence has been charged with trafficking 17-year-old girl for sex.

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