Home - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England

    Robert Nelson (Photo courtesy of Attleboro Police Department) Robert Nelson (Photo courtesy of Attleboro Police Department)

    Man charged with raping boy, faces new charges involving same victim

    Updated:

    An Attleboro man facing charges of raping a boy more than 20 years ago is now facing new charges involving the same victim. More>>



    • Can't Miss This

    Police: Driver asked father if it was OK to back up before hitting child

    Justin Diaz Cabral (Photo courtesy of family) Justin Diaz Cabral (Photo courtesy of family)
    Updated:

    Providence police says the father of a 15-month-old boy gave a neighbor the all clear before she backed out of a driveway and struck his son. More>>

    Police make second arrest in North Providence killing

    Viclei Hernandez (Photo courtesy of North Providence) Viclei Hernandez (Photo courtesy of North Providence)
    Updated:

    North Providence police have made a second arrest in connection with the killing of a man during a home invasion.
    More>>

    Section of Route 2 shut down for bridge construction Video included

    The road was shut down for hours while the new section was moved into place. The road was shut down for hours while the new section was moved into place.
    Updated:

    The Rhode Island Department of Transportation shut down traffic on Route 2, between Division Road and the James P. Murphy Industrial Highway before noon Wednesday. It will stay closed until 4 p.m. More>>

    Mass.-based fighter jet crashes in Virginia

    F-15C jet. Source: AP Graphics Bank F-15C jet. Source: AP Graphics Bank
    Updated:

    Military officials say a jet from the Massachusetts Air National Guard has crashed in western Virginia. The condition of the pilot is unknown.
    More>>

    Clinton to campaign in RI for Magaziner

    Democratic candidate for Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner has touted former President Bill Clinton's endorsement in his campaign ads. Democratic candidate for Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner has touted former President Bill Clinton's endorsement in his campaign ads.
    Updated:

    Former President Bill Clinton is making a campaign stop in Rhode Island for Democratic candidate for treasurer Seth Magaziner. More>>

    Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

    In this photo taken on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, and released by Hyatt Regency Boston, Boston Marathon bombing survivor, James Costello, right, marries Krista D’Agostino at the hotel in Boston. Officiating is Carol Merletti, center. (AP Photo) In this photo taken on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, and released by Hyatt Regency Boston, Boston Marathon bombing survivor, James Costello, right, marries Krista D’Agostino at the hotel in Boston. Officiating is Carol Merletti, center. (AP Photo)
    Updated:

    A Massachusetts man who was seriously injured in the Boston Marathon bombing has married a nurse who helped him recover. More>>

    Police: Man beat 87-year-old father with oxygen tank

    An 87-year-old man was taken by helicopter to the hospital on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 after police say he was beaten by his son. Photo courtesy of David G. Curran/SatelliteNewsService.com An 87-year-old man was taken by helicopter to the hospital on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 after police say he was beaten by his son. Photo courtesy of David G. Curran/SatelliteNewsService.com
    Updated:

    A Middleboro man is charged with attempted murder after police say he beat his elderly father with an oxygen tank. More>>

    Two charged after New Bedford drug bust

    Patrick Parent (left) and Ashley Rezendes are accused of running a drug delivery service out of their Roosevelt Street home in New Bedford. Patrick Parent (left) and Ashley Rezendes are accused of running a drug delivery service out of their Roosevelt Street home in New Bedford.
    Updated:

    A man and a woman are accused of running a drug delivery service out of their Roosevelt Street home in New Bedford. More>>

    Police: Woman tried to pass bogus $100 bills to co-workers

    Samantha Doyle, 23, was in possession of two more counterfeit bills when police confronted her Friday. Samantha Doyle, 23, was in possession of two more counterfeit bills when police confronted her Friday.
    Updated:

    A Taunton woman is facing charges of passing counterfeit bills. More>>

    Back to School: Providence opens to increasing enrollment Video included

    Updated:

    Providence public schools returned to the classroom Wednesday, the only school district in the state where enrollment is up. More>>

    • Local NewsMore>>

    • Clinton to campaign in RI for Magaziner

      Clinton to campaign in RI for Magaziner

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:55:04 GMT
      Democratic candidate for Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner has touted former President Bill Clinton's endorsement in his campaign ads.Democratic candidate for Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner has touted former President Bill Clinton's endorsement in his campaign ads.
      Former President Bill Clinton is making a campaign stop in Rhode Island for Democratic candidate for treasurer Seth Magaziner.
      Former President Bill Clinton is making a campaign stop in Rhode Island for Democratic candidate for treasurer Seth Magaziner.
    • Section of Route 2 shut down for bridge construction

      Section of Route 2 shut down for bridge construction

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:54 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:54:04 GMT
      The road was shut down for hours while the new section was moved into place.The road was shut down for hours while the new section was moved into place.
      The Rhode Island Department of Transportation shut down traffic on Route 2, between Division Road and the James P. Murphy Industrial Highway before noon Wednesday. It will stay closed until 4 p.m.
      The Rhode Island Department of Transportation shut down traffic on Route 2, between Division Road and the James P. Murphy Industrial Highway before noon Wednesday. It will stay closed until 4 p.m.
    • Man charged with raping boy, faces new charges involving same victim

      Man charged with raping boy, faces new charges involving same victim

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:52:10 GMT
      Robert Nelson (Photo courtesy of Attleboro Police Department)Robert Nelson (Photo courtesy of Attleboro Police Department)
      An Attleboro man facing charges of raping a boy more than 20 years ago is now facing new charges involving the same victim.
      An Attleboro man facing charges of raping a boy more than 20 years ago is now facing new charges involving the same victim.
    • SlideshowsMore>>

    • Slideshow: National Dog Day 2014

      Slideshow: National Dog Day 2014

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:44:57 GMT
      In celebration of National Dog Day, we want to salute our four-legged friends with this slideshow tribute to everyone who has adopted a pet.
      In celebration of National Dog Day, we want to salute our four-legged friends with this slideshow tribute to everyone who has adopted a pet.
    • Fort for sale, need boat

      Fort for sale, need boat

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:54:35 GMT
      It's an abandoned fort that was built in the 19th century. The location is accessible only by boat, except at low tide.
      It's an abandoned fort that was built in the 19th century. The location is accessible only by boat, except at low tide.
    • Slideshow: 2013 National Dog Day

      Slideshow: 2013 National Dog Day

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:04 AM EDT2014-08-26 12:04:00 GMT
      In celebration of National Dog Day, we want to salute our four-legged friends with this slideshow tribute to everyone who has adopted a pet.
      In celebration of National Dog Day, we want to salute our four-legged friends with this slideshow tribute to everyone who has adopted a pet.
    • NationalMore>>

    • 3 ways insurers can discourage sick from enrolling

      3 ways insurers can discourage sick from enrolling

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:50:46 GMT
      By TOM MURPHY AP Business Writer Insurers can no longer reject customers with expensive medical conditions thanks to the health care overhaul, but there's still wiggle room for them to...
      By TOM MURPHY AP Business Writer Insurers can no longer reject customers with expensive medical conditions thanks to the health care overhaul. But consumer advocates warn that companies are still using...
    • Donors give nearly $700K after police shooting

      Donors give nearly $700K after police shooting

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:50:41 GMT
      Donors have given nearly $700,000 to online fundraising sites set up to collect money for the family of a black 18-year-old and the white police officer who fatally shot him in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
      Donors have given nearly $700,000 to online fundraising sites set up to collect money for the family of a black 18-year-old and the white police officer who fatally shot him in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
    • Louisiana Gov. Jindal sues feds over Common Core

      Louisiana Gov. Jindal sues feds over Common Core

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:50:38 GMT
      Gov. Bobby Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education...
      In a move certain to bolster his national standing with conservatives, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal sued the Obama administration Wednesday, hoping to strike a blow against the controversial Common Core education standards...
    • StrangeMore>>

    • Arizona man drives hour to save injured bear

      Arizona man drives hour to save injured bear

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:28:42 GMT
      An injured bear cub is recovering in Arizona after a man who initially thought it was a dead dog along the side of the road scooped it up and drove it 80 miles to get help.
      An injured bear cub is recovering in Arizona after a man who initially thought it was a dead dog along the side of the road scooped it up and drove it 80 miles to get help.
    • State court: Workers' comp OK for kickball injury

      State court: Workers' comp OK for kickball injury

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-08-27 16:28:41 GMT
      Have you ever been hurt in a company softball or kickball game? The South Carolina Supreme Court says you may be entitled to workers' compensation.
      Have you ever been hurt in a company softball or kickball game? The South Carolina Supreme Court says you may be entitled to workers' compensation.
    • New York meat truck driver charged in stinky spill

      New York meat truck driver charged in stinky spill

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:19 AM EDT2014-08-27 15:19:02 GMT
      State authorities have charged the driver of a truck that lost part of its load of expired meat outside an upstate New York mall, resulting in some irate motorists whose vehicles drove over the stinky spill.
      State authorities have charged the driver of a truck that lost part of its load of expired meat outside an upstate New York mall, resulting in some irate motorists whose vehicles drove over the stinky spill.
    Skycam Network Health Fit Connections
    • Sign up for Breaking News alerts from NBC 10

      Get Breaking News alerts from NBC 10.

      * denotes required fields

      Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
    • Can't Miss ThisMore>>

    • Slideshow: National Dog Day 2014

      Slideshow: National Dog Day 2014

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:44:57 GMT
      In celebration of National Dog Day, we want to salute our four-legged friends with this slideshow tribute to everyone who has adopted a pet.
      In celebration of National Dog Day, we want to salute our four-legged friends with this slideshow tribute to everyone who has adopted a pet.
    • Fort for sale, need boat

      Fort for sale, need boat

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:54:35 GMT
      It's an abandoned fort that was built in the 19th century. The location is accessible only by boat, except at low tide.
      It's an abandoned fort that was built in the 19th century. The location is accessible only by boat, except at low tide.
    • Officials: Girl accidentally kills gun instructor

      Officials: Girl accidentally kills gun instructor

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:09:04 GMT
      Image courtesy NBC NewsImage courtesy NBC News
      A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday.
      A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday.
    Powered by WorldNow

    23 Kenney Drive
    Cranston, R.I., 02920

    Telephone: 401.455.9100
    Fax: 401.455.9140
    Email: news@wjar.com

    Can't find something?

    NBC 10 Outerwear Provided by:

    NBC 10 Media Relations
    Provided by:

    Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.