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ABC 6/WLNE
ABC 6/WLNE

10 Orms St
Providence, RI 02904   Directions

(401) 453-8000

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Fox Providence
Fox Providence

25 Catamore Blvd
East Providence, RI 02914   Directions

(401) 438-7200

Website

NBC 10/ WJAR
NBC 10/ WJAR

23 Kenney Dr
Cranston, RI 02920   Directions

(401) 455-9100

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Periodico Providence en Espanol
Periodico Providence en Espanol

280 Broadway
Providence, RI 02903   Directions

(401) 834-5552

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The Brown Daily Herald
The Brown Daily Herald

195 Angell St
Providence, RI 02906   Directions

(401) 351-3260

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Gottlieb ’99 joins NBA’s Cavaliers in historic hiring
06/25/2019 8:34pm

Lindsay Gottlieb 99 made history June 12th after the Cleveland Cavaliers hired her as an assistant coach, making her the first female collegiate head coach to join an NBA teams coaching staff.

University to require sophomores to stay on meal plan
06/02/2019 2:10pm

The University will require all sophomores to enroll in one of the four highest-priced meal plans beginning in the 2019-20 academic year in an effort to reduce food insecurity, according to a campus-wide email sent by Dean of the College Rashid Zia 01 and Vice President for Campus Life Eric Estes.

University releases third annual DIAP progress report
05/25/2019 8:50am

Earlier this month, the University published its third annual report on progress made toward goals established in its 2016 Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan.

Senior Orators: Ruth Miller ’19, Patricia Rodarte ’19 MD’23
05/23/2019 11:15pm

When Ruth Miller 19 and Patricia Rodarte 19 MD23 were first nominated to submit speeches for this years Commencement, neither thought they would be the ones to address parents, faculty, administration and their entire graduating class.

Honorary degree recipients 2019
05/23/2019 11:14pm

Seven individuals will receive an honorary degree from the University at the 251st Commencement May 26. John Krasinski 01 will serve as the Baccalaureate speaker May 25.

The Providence Journal
The Providence Journal

75 Fountain St
Providence, RI 02902   Directions

(401) 277-7000

Website

Police questioning suspect in Providence murder
07/22/2019 9:00am

PROVIDENCE Police on Monday were questioning a man whom they described as a suspect in the weekend murder of a 41-year-old man who was found dead in his apartment early Sunday morning.Maj. David Lapatin said the victim is of Pakistani descent, but has not yet been identified. He worked at a Smith Hill convenience store and was supposed to be working the late shift Saturday night. When he did not report to work, police were called to his apartment at 123 Jewett St. for a ...

R.I. Health Department recommends closing YMCA ponds in Warwick
07/22/2019 8:46am

WARWICK The Rhode Island Department of Health has recommended closing theKent County YMCA Lower and Upper Ponds in Warwick for swimming because of high bacteria levels, the Health Department said in a news release.The Health Department says it will continue monitoring beach water quality, and the status of beaches can change on a daily basis.The most up-to-date beach information is available through a recorded message onHealth Departmentbeaches via ...

Florida candidate claimed she removed 77 bullets from Pulse shooting victims; it was all a lie.
07/22/2019 7:38am

Elizabeth McCarthy told a harrowing story about how her life had been touched by gun violence.Standing behind the lectern at a March town hall hosted by Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., in Orlando, she described working as an emergency room doctor on June 12, 2016 - the night a gunman opened fire at the Pulse nightclub, killing 49 people in what was then the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. Performing triage that night had been one of the hardest moments of her career, ...

Tiverton couple giving away Hamilton tickets through essay contest
07/22/2019 7:14am

TIVERTON A town couple who retired here after spending their professional lives in the entertainment industry want to send two public high school students to an Aug. 4 evening performance of the Pulitzer Prize-winning production of Hamilton at the Providence Performing Arts Center.The only thing they ask is for the students to write a one-page essay on Seeing Hamilton in Providence this Summer is Important to Me Because......... ...

Could coastal mansions become eligible for disaster aid?
07/22/2019 7:10am

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. AP On an exclusive Connecticut peninsula, where signs warn outsiders to stay off private roads, eight multimillion-dollar homes with sprawling yards along the Long Island Sound are poised to become eligible for taxpayer-funded disaster aid.Thats despite the fact that the Fenwick neighborhood of Old Saybrook is in a potentially perilous position, hovering where the Connecticut River meets the sound. A 1938 hurricane washed many Fenwick homes out to sea, ...

WPRI 12
WPRI 12

25 Catamore Blvd
East Providence, RI 02914   Directions

(401) 438-3310

Website

Providence Police arrest suspect in weekend homicide
07/22/2019 9:56am

Providence Police have a suspect in custody allegedly connected in the murder of a 41-year old man over the weekend.

Weather Now: Not as Hot Today; Isolated T’Storms Possible
07/22/2019 4:37am

The extreme heat is moving out, but there will be the chance for a few isolated strong/severe thunderstorms today. Expect partial sun in the morning to give way to mostly cloudy skies and an isolated shower and tstorm. Highs in the mid 80s inland, near 80 at the coast. While isolated, any storms that develop

Police: 3 dogs die, left in hot car in Jamestown
07/21/2019 7:18pm

Three dogs have died after they were found unresponsive inside a parked vehicle outside McQuades Market in Jamestown, according to police.

Bail hearing scheduled for man accused of murder in 30-year-old cold case
07/22/2019 5:32am

The man accused of killing then 10-year-old Christine Cole in 1988 is set to go before a judge in Providence District Court Monday morning.

Man dies after being pulled from water at Swansea Town Beach
07/21/2019 9:45pm

SWANSEA, Mass. WPRI A man was pulled from the water at the Swansea Town Beach Sunday night, according to police. Police said bystanders were already performing CPR when officers arrived to the scene around 6:16 p.m. The victim had been swimming with a friend, who noticed he was in trouble and called for help,

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