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    Cranston man facing felony charge in shooting death of cat

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    A Cranston man is facing a felony charge in the shooting death of his neighbor's cat Friday morning. More>>



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    Govs say deal imminent in Market Basket dispute

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    The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire say they're "optimistic" the long-running Market Basket dispute will be resolved. More>>

    Cumberland American Little League team returns home Video included

    The Cumberland American Little League team return to a hero's welcome at Diamond Hill Park in Cumberland. The Cumberland American Little League team return to a hero's welcome at Diamond Hill Park in Cumberland.
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    The Cumberland American Little League team returns home from the Little League World Series to a homecoming celebration. More>>

    Smiley drop outs of Providence mayor's race Video included

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    Brett Smiley drops out of the three-way Democratic primary in the Providence mayoral race and will throw his support behind Jorge Elorza.
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    Republican candidates square off in Warwick mayoral debate Video included

    Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian debates with primary challenger Stacia Petri at a debate on Aug. 22, 2014. Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian debates with primary challenger Stacia Petri at a debate on Aug. 22, 2014.
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    Scott Avedisian and Stacia Petri, the Republican candidates in the Warwick mayoral race, square off in a debate at Pilgrim Senior Center.

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    West Warwick police search for 14-year-old girl reported missing

    Police say 14-year-old Khia Lake was last seen Wednesday. Police say 14-year-old Khia Lake was last seen Wednesday.
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    Police say Khia Lake has been reported missing since Thursday.
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    Man tried to attack people with Samurai sword

    Timothy Greve (Photo courtesy of Pawtucket Police Department) Timothy Greve (Photo courtesy of Pawtucket Police Department)
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    Police say a Pawtucket man tried to attack three people with a Samurai sword following an argument. More>>

    Employee at special needs school faces child porn charges

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    An employee with a special needs school in Massachusetts faces child pornography charges. More>>

    Mass. reports 1st West Nile Virus case of 2014

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    Massachusetts health officials are reporting the state's first human case of West Nile Virus this year. More>>

    Police: Urn carrying woman's ashes stolen in Warwick Video included

    Anthony Pellon says someone stole an urn containing the ashes of his grandmother. Anthony Pellon says someone stole an urn containing the ashes of his grandmother.
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    Police in Warwick say an urn containing the ashes of a Virginia man's grandmother has been stolen.

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    Rhode Island peace workers go to Ferguson

    Protesters march in the street as lightning flashes in the distance Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo) Protesters march in the street as lightning flashes in the distance Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo)

    Four peace workers from Rhode Island are in Ferguson, Missouri, trying to help ease unrest after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black teenager. More>>

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    • New bridge in Warwick installed in just hours

      New bridge in Warwick installed in just hours

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:12 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:12:07 GMT
      A new highway overpass in Warwick went from the side of the road to being in place in a matter of hours.
      A new highway overpass in Warwick went from the side of the road to being in place in a matter of hours.
    • USS Saratoga carrier heads off to be scrapped

      USS Saratoga carrier heads off to be scrapped

      Thursday, August 21 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-08-21 23:24:06 GMT
      The USS Saratoga prepares for her final voyage from Newport Naval Station to a dismantling facility in Brownsville, Texas – the carrier’s final resting place. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy)The USS Saratoga prepares for her final voyage from Newport Naval Station to a dismantling facility in Brownsville, Texas – the carrier’s final resting place. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy)
      The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga left its port in Rhode Island on Thursday for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped.
      The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga left its port in Rhode Island on Thursday for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped.
    • Bruce Sundlun featured in WWII documentary

      Bruce Sundlun featured in WWII documentary

      Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:05:05 GMT
      "Above and Beyond" will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Admission is free."Above and Beyond" will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Admission is free.
      In a new documentary film, former Rhode Island governor and WWII pilot Bruce Sundlun reveals how he survived after being shot down over Nazi-occupied Belgium.
      In a new documentary film, former Rhode Island governor and WWII pilot Bruce Sundlun reveals how he survived after being shot down over Nazi-occupied Belgium.
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    • Wash. flash floods, mudslides damage several homes

      Wash. flash floods, mudslides damage several homes

      Saturday, August 23 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-08-23 07:45:26 GMT
      An estimated 10 homes were damaged or destroyed and highways were blocked as heavy rains unleashed mudslides in an area of north-central Washington where hillsides have been left barren by wildfires.
      An estimated 10 homes were damaged or destroyed and highways were blocked as heavy rains unleashed mudslides in an area of north-central Washington where hillsides have been left barren by wildfires.
    • Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

      Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

      Saturday, August 23 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-08-23 07:45:15 GMT
      Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed...
      Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black...
    • Thousands to march against NY chokehold death

      Thousands to march against NY chokehold death

      Saturday, August 23 2014 2:04 AM EDT2014-08-23 06:04:54 GMT
      Organizers expect up to 5,000 people to attend a march protesting the death of an unarmed black man who died after being placed in a chokehold by a white New York police officer.
      Thousands of marchers are expected to protest the death of an unarmed black man who was placed in a chokehold by a white New York police officer.
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    • Special Section: Cumberland American at the LLWS

      Special Section: Cumberland American at the LLWS

      Friday, August 22 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-08-22 17:01:04 GMT
      Take a look back at the stories, videos and slideshows from the Cumberland American Little League team's run during the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
      Take a look back at the stories, videos and slideshows from the Cumberland American Little League team's run during the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
    • 2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

      2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

      Friday, August 22 2014 11:17 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:17:08 GMT
      About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. CPSC photoAbout 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death. CPSC photo
      About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
      About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
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