Rhode Island Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. The Latest: Police show video of chase, deadly I-95 shootingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 10 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Police have shown highway surveillance footage of the moments leading up to a deadly shooting involving officers on a busy stretch of Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. The Department of Transportation video shows a driver racing in a white truck down a highway Thursday morning as he tried to elude police cars then repeatedly ramming a woman's car as officers jumped out of the way.

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  2. The Latest: Chief defends use of force in highway shootingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 10 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The police chief in Providence is defending his officers' use of force in a morning shooting on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. Several officers were chasing a white pickup truck with two people inside when the shooting happened Thursday.

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  3. RI Community Food Bank kicks off annual Holiday Food DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | WLNE-TV Providence

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Rhode Island Community Food Bank has officially kicked off its annual Holiday Food Drive, inviting Rhode Islanders to participate by hosting a food drive of their own, or by donating money to support the cause. New this year, the Community Food bank has launched an online resource to promote group fundraising for the organization.

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  4. Sports | URI Basketball Set to Defend A-10 Championship in 2017-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Go Local

    The University of Rhode Island men's basketball team opens their season on Friday night against UNC Asheville with high expectations. Following last season's Atlantic-10 Championship and run to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, the Rams were picked to finish first in the At-10 this season and are r anked just outside of the top 25 in the AP Poll, ranked 28th.

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  5. News | Providence Shooting: Step-by-Step How Deadly Police Shooting on I-95 UnfoldedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Go Local

    GoLocal has reviewed six different videos, spoken to more than a half-dozen member of law enforcement, in order to prepare a step-by-step of how a series of events led Providence and Rhode Island State Police to unleash a dozen or more shots at man and woman on Route I-95 on Thursday morning. GoLocal has confirmed with law enforcement that the couple was not in the possession of a firearm at the time of the shooting.

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  6. Rhodes on the Pawtuxet to Host 5th Annual Rhode Island Author ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | PR Log

    Nov. 9, 2017 - PRLog -- The Association of Rhode Island Authors announces that the 5th Annual Rhode Island Author Expo will be held on Saturday, December 2nd from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston. This year, the Expo will feature a record 135 published Rhode Island authors headlined by bestselling romance author Marie Force and Jon Land .

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  7. Legacies of courage, song, and craftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Boston.com

    ... Future, Reflecting the Past." "Etched in Glass" won the Audience Choice award for best documentary at the 2017 Rhode Island International Film Festival in August. Producer-writer-director Roger Lyons, a veteran New England television journalist who ...

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  8. Pace of therapist probe angers boarding school abuse victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Nearly two years after receiving complaints that a former psychologist at a prominent New England boarding school didn't do enough to help abused children, Rhode Island officials still have not decided whether to discipline him or let him continue to practice. Two former students at St. George's School in Middletown filed complaints with the state Department of Health in December 2015 against Peter Kosseff, a psychologist there for 35 years.

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  9. New HR job to handle Iowa Statehouse harassment complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... sexual abuse allegations against film mogul Harvey Weinstein. The responses at other statehouses include: - In Rhode Island, the House speaker has said there will be sexual harassment training for the General Assembly, after a lawmaker accused ...

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  10. Mardi Gras, Cranston's nightclub multiplex, set to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | WLNE-TV Providence

    CRANSTON, R.I. Mardi Gras Multi Club, the nightclub and entertainment complex located on Oaklawn Avenue in Cranston, is set to close its doors after nearly 30 years in business. Owner John Readey confirmed with ABC6 that the complex, featuring a Latin dance club, Caribbean themed beach bar, a country music bar, and more all under the same roof, is closing for good on November 30th. 1 comment

  11. News | Providence Shooting Gone Wrong - State Police and Providence Police Shot the Wrong PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Go Local

    GoLocal has learned that a series of errors by law enforcement led to the shooting of a man and a woman in a pickup truck on I-95 in front of Providence Place Mall. The two shot were believed to be tied to an earlier incident related to a prisoner stealing a Rhode Island State Trooper's cruiser earlier in the day.

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  12. Charles C. Potter Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    ... Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane. Burial with military honors will be in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours, Monday 4-8 p.m. Information and condolences visit TheQuinnFuneralHome.com

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  13. The Latest: Suspect being taken to court stole police carRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The head of the Rhode Island State Police says a cruiser was stolen by a suspect who was being transported to court by a state trooper. Col. Ann Assumpico says the trooper left the handcuffed suspect alone in the vehicle when he went to check on an accident on Route 146 Thursday morning.

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  14. The Club at Cooper opens doors, opportunities to kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    ... the club's biggest benefactors to fire confetti cannons. E-ENTRY TO REALITY: Randy Rosenbaum, director of the Rhode Island Council of the Arts, removes a virtual reality headset, which is currently in a demonstration mode. It will eventually have ...

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  15. Scouts collect 215,000 pounds of food in annual driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    ... collection point for Conimicut, Bayside, Warwick Neck and other close by neighborhood. READY TO LOAD UP: The Rhode Island National Guard collected food that had been collected and then sorted and boxed for delivery to the Rhode Island Community Food ...

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  16. RI tourism looks even brighter going forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    A setting sun streamed through the huge industrial windows of the WaterFire Arts Center on Valley Street in Providence last Thursday as if to provide a natural allegory for the overarching theme of the Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau's Annual Meeting and awards ceremony the future of tourism and hospitality in Rhode Island is ... (more)

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  17. Airport works to return property to city tax tolls, beautify areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    ... environment once people arrive in Warwick are Green Airport amenities Iftikhar Ahmad, president and CEO of The Rhode Island Airport Corporation talks about often. He's happy with the additional flights Green now offers and says they could make Green ...

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  18. Political newcomer Pence announces GOP bid for Lt. Gov.Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    Paul Pence, a 59-year-old Warwick resident with a degree in physics and mathematics, has announced his intentions to run as a Republican candidate for Rhode Island Lieutenant Governor.

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  19. News | NEW: One Person Dead Following Shooting on I-95 Near Providence Place MallRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | Go Local

    At least one person was shot an killed on Thursday in a shooting on I-95 just outside of the Providence Place Mall, according to Providence Police sources. The activity is related to someone who stole a Rhode Island State Police cruiser and then abandoned it in Providence.

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  20. Photographer publishes stunning book of lighthouses at nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Warwickonline.com

    ... preserve the Plum Beach Lighthouse. This activity got him passionate about cataloguing all the lighthouses in Rhode Island, starting with the Dutch Island Lighthouse in 2013. His endeavor was made possible in large part by friendships he formed with ...

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