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    The Mayor of Providence speaks out after the owner of a troubled bar lashes out

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    The owner of The $3 Bar comes out swinging after a licensing board hearing at which the city wants to shut down his Federal Hill establishment. More>>



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    President Obama heading to Newport

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    President Barack Obama is heading to Newport for an Aug. 29 fundraiser on behalf of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in Newport, according to POLITICO’s website. More>>

    Climate changes impacting new buildings in Rhode Island

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    Rhode Island’s coastline has been damaged by catastrophic storms and rising sea levels throughout the last several years, and architects say it is changing how they do business. More>>

    $3 Bar owner lashes out at mayor, business owners Video included

    Gianfranco Marrocco Gianfranco Marrocco
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    Gianfranco Marrocco says he's the target of a witch hunt.
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    City board votes to keep $3 Bar closed Video included

    The Providence Board of Licenses votes to keep the $3 Bar on Federal Hill closed pending a court hearing. More>>

    I-Team: Lawmaker urged to resign in wake of contract probe Video included

    Peter Palumbo Peter Palumbo
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    State police are investigating how state Rep. Peter Palumbo ended up managing beach concessions for David Caprio's company after Palumbo bid, but backed out.
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    I-Team: Brown football players off team Video included

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    Two Brown University football players under investigation by Providence police for sexual assault are no longer on the team. More>>

    Police looking at cyberbullying in girl's death

    Kacie Palm Kacie Palm
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    Taunton police are looking into whether a 14-year-old girl's suicide was the result of cyberbullying.
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    Ax crashes through car windshield north of Boston

    Massachusetts State Police said an ax bounced out of a landscaper's dump truck at about 11 a.m. Wednesday on southbound Interstate 95 in Topsfield. Massachusetts State Police said an ax bounced out of a landscaper's dump truck at about 11 a.m. Wednesday on southbound Interstate 95 in Topsfield.

    It was a scary moment for a Rhode Island couple on a highway north of Boston when an ax smashes through their windshield. More>>

    A Newport Bridge view you'll see Only on 10 Video included

    NBC 10 cameras were the first television cameras allowed at the top of the Newport Bridge. NBC 10 cameras were the first television cameras allowed at the top of the Newport Bridge.
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    NBC 10's Molly O'Brien and photographer Kyle DuBreuil are the first television news crew allowed on top of the bridge. More>>

    2-year-old suffers seizure in pool at Cranston home day care

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    Providence police say a 2-year-old child suffered a seizure in a small wading pool at a home day care in Cranston.

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    ESPN announcers to call game atop Green Monster

    Fans in the Green Monster seats during a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, April 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) Fans in the Green Monster seats during a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, April 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

    ESPN announcers will call Sunday night's Red Sox-Yankees game from atop Fenway Park's Green Monster. More>>

    Reward offered in Fall River ferret theft

    A cash reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a Fall River ferret thief. A cash reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a Fall River ferret thief.
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    A cash reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a Fall River ferret thief. More>>

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    • Slideshow: NBC 10 scales Newport Bridge

      Slideshow: NBC 10 scales Newport Bridge

      Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:27 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:27:12 GMT
      NBC 10's Molly O'Brien at the top of the Newport Bridge.NBC 10's Molly O'Brien at the top of the Newport Bridge.
      NBC 10's Molly O'Brien and photographer Kyle DuBreuil are the first television crew allowed to climb the Newport Bridge.These are still pictures of the climb and the view from the top.
      NBC 10's Molly O'Brien and photographer Kyle DuBreuil are the first television crew allowed to climb the Newport Bridge.These are still pictures of the climb and the view from the top.
    • Slideshow: Your Summer Vacation Photos

      Slideshow: Your Summer Vacation Photos

      Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:43 AM EDT2014-07-30 14:43:27 GMT
      East Matunuck Beach East Matunuck Beach
      What's on your summer vacation to do list? Send us your photos from summer vacation and we will share them in our NBC 10 Summer Vacation Slideshow!
      What's on your summer vacation to do list? Send us your photos from summer vacation and we will share them in our NBC 10 Summer Vacation Slideshow!
    • Slideshow: Revere tornado

      Slideshow: Revere tornado

      Monday, July 28 2014 12:34 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:34:10 GMT
      This image from WCVB shows storm damage from a possible tornado in Revere, Mass., on Monday, July 28, 2014.This image from WCVB shows storm damage from a possible tornado in Revere, Mass., on Monday, July 28, 2014.
      The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in Revere, Massachusetts.
      The National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in Revere, Massachusetts.
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    • Key prosecution witness heard in ex-Va. gov trial

      Key prosecution witness heard in ex-Va. gov trial

      Thursday, July 31 2014 5:16 AM EDT2014-07-31 09:16:42 GMT
      They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who'd soared far past their working-class background. One was a rising star of the Republican Party and potential vice-presidential pick....
      They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who'd soared far past their working-class background. One was a rising star of the Republican Party and potential vice-presidential pick. The other,...
    • Philanthropist calls for saving Corcoran in court

      Philanthropist calls for saving Corcoran in court

      Thursday, July 31 2014 4:57 AM EDT2014-07-31 08:57:52 GMT
      Wayne Reynolds, a leading Washington philanthropist, laid out an alternative plan in court hearings this week to save one of the nation's oldest museums and its college as a judge considers whether to break up...
      Wayne Reynolds, a leading Washington philanthropist, laid out an alternative plan in court hearings this week to save one of the nation's oldest museums and its college as a judge considers whether to break up the...
    • AP Exclusive: Study blames lost calves on panthers

      AP Exclusive: Study blames lost calves on panthers

      Thursday, July 31 2014 4:39 AM EDT2014-07-31 08:39:41 GMT
      Since Florida's frontier days when cattlemen drove their herds through the state's vast fields and forests, ranchers and native panthers have been natural enemies.
      Since Florida's frontier days when cattlemen drove their herds through the state's vast fields and forests, ranchers and native panthers have been natural enemies.
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