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  1. Fourth Man Sentenced in Drug Trafficking CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A fourth man targeted in a federal, state and local law enforcement investigation into the trafficking of heroin, Ecstasy, cocaine and other drugs has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison.


  2. Hasbro 2Q Profit Falls 8.2 PercentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Hasbro Inc. on Monday reported profit that decreased by 8.2 percent in its second quarter, and missed analysts' expectations.


  3. Pawtucket Ice Skaters Take Third Straight TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The group, made up of young women between 8 and 18 years old, was among 16 teams from across the country competing for the title in the ice theater Open Division last month in Dearborn, Michigan.


  4. Young Chef Gets Key to City Before Washington TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A young chef from Pawtucket has been given the key to the city after he won a White House contest for healthy lunchtime recipes.


  5. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    TV reports that a volunteer arts panel is accepting applications from artists who want to participate in the Pawtucket "Paintbox Project."


  6. Brothers Plead Guilty to Smuggling CigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Two men have pleaded guilty to playing roles in the smuggling of more than six million cigarettes into Rhode Island.


  7. Court: Pawtucket Can Hold New Hearing for OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The Rhode Island Supreme Court has ruled the city of Pawtucket can continue its efforts to fire a police officer convicted of exposing himself.


  8. Second Man Arraigned in Trafficking of 16-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Marquis Joseph Melia is accused of conspiring with 58-year-old Curtis Maxie to sell the girl to men for sex out of a Pawtucket apartment.


  9. Pawtucket Man Accused of Trafficking 16-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A 58-year-old Pawtucket man has been charged with raping a 16-year-old girl and selling her to other men for sex.


  10. Men Arraigned in Beating Death of Sex OffenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Two men have been ordered held without bond on murder charges in the fatal beating of a convicted sex offender.


  11. Police Find Two People Dead in Pawtucket HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Police say they were called to the home on North Bend Street at about 10 p.m. Monday after neighbors reported hearing several gunshots.


  12. One Dead in North Providence CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    North Providence police are trying to determine the cause of a violent, one-car crash that killed a person and appeared to split the vehicle into two pieces.


  13. 20 Firefighters Decontaminated in PawtucketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Pawtucket officials say at least 20 firefighters had to be decontaminated after possibly being exposed to an unknown chemical while fighting a blaze at a commercial building.


  14. Providence Man Pleads Guilty to Murder ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    An 18-year-old Pawtucket man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and agreed to testify against three other people charged in the February shooting death of a Central High School football player.


  15. US Senate Committee to Hold Hearing in PawtucketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee are traveling to Rhode Island for a field hearing that will focus on ways to reform the juvenile justice system.


  16. Fired RI Housing Deputy Director ReinstatedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The former deputy director of Rhode Island Housing has been reinstated to her job, in a settlement of her wrongful termination lawsuit.


  17. Birthday Party Brawl Leaves 4 Injured in StabbingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Pawtucket police received numerous 911 calls. Three men from Providence, one from Pawtucket and a fourth man from Roxbury, Mass., were injured.


  18. RI Panel Upholds Charges Against Lynch RelativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A state appeals panel has upheld charges against a member of a prominent Rhode Island political family for a car crash involving a police sergeant.


  19. Overdose Deaths in Rhode Island Climb to 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The Rhode Island health department says seven more people have died of accidental overdoses in Rhode Island, bringing the number this year to 85. Dr. Michael Fine reported the new number Thursday at an event highlighting the state's efforts to combat the crisis.


  20. Man Wanted in RI Killing Arrested in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Federal marshals and the Rhode Island State Police helped in the investigation. Authorities say Watts shot 21-year-old Ryan Almeida at an apartment complex in Pawtucket at about 5 a.m. last Dec. 24. Police haven't disclosed a motive.


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