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Teens busted for stealing money, pot, and a gun

Rhode Island State Police arrested three teenagers for a home invasion and robbery along South County Trail in Exeter last week. According to police....

Dartmouth man seriously injured in snowmobile crash

A Dartmouth man was seriously injured in a snowmobile crash Monday morning. Chad Beattie, 38, lost control of his rented snowmobile, went off trail, down an embankment...

"Rhode" to The Oscars

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — For some filmmakers the road to the Academy Awards starts in Rhode Island. Seven short films vying for Oscar ...

Man arrested after swiping cash from elderly woman at Twin River Casino

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 A man from Woonsocket was arrested after he money from an elderly woman at Twin River Casino, State Police said Monday afternoon. Michael A....

State Police: Man drives wrong way on highway, crashes into cruiser

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A man was arrested early Monday morning after he allegedly drove the wrong way on the highway and crashed into a State Police cruiser. Rhode Island State Police ...

Smoky 3-alarm fire in New Bedford

Crews are battling a smoky 3-alarm fire in New Bedford Monday afternoon. According to the New Bedford Fire Department, the blaze ignited at a home on...

Police ID body found in Cranston pond

Cranston Police have released the identity of the body removed from Spectacle Pond Saturday night. Officials confirmed on Monday that the body found was that of...

Senator Kettle pleads not guilty to extortion charges

State Senator Nick Kettle pleaded not guilty to two counts of extortion during a Superior Court arraignment on Monday morning. A secret grand jury charged the 27-year-old lawmaker with threatening a then male State House intern to engage in sexual acts against his will.

Advocates protest alleged animal abuser

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 WAKEFIELD, R.I. (WLNE) — Protestors at the Washington County Courthouse spoke out against animal cruelty aimed at an East Greenwich man...

Rhode Island troopers encouraged to bring guns to church

By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island State Police say they encourage troopers to bring their guns...

ABC6 EXCLUSIVE: Bride misses cocktail hour after being trapped in elevator Video included

By: Rebecca Turco Email: rturco@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A bride missed the cocktail hour for her wedding reception Saturday night, after she became stuck in the elevator...

Memorial service held for Pascoag firefighter who died in the line of duty

A 33 year veteran of the Pascoag Fire Department who died in the line of duty was honored Sunday night. Firefighters and law enforcement from all over the region along with dozens of community members paying their final respects to Lieutenant Richard Jenks.

Body discovered in Cranston pond

CRANSTON, R.I. (WLNE) – Police removed a body from a Cranston pond late Saturday evening. An unidentified body...

Rogers High School Vice Principal dies after battle with blood cancer

By News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 NEWPORT, R.I. (WLNE) – Jaime Crowley, vice-principal of Rogers High School in Newport passed away Friday after a battle with blood cancer...

Providence Police arrest two men after chase

By News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Police say two men were arrested after a car and foot chase early Saturday morning in Providence. Alkhalif Sirleaf, 19, and Reynolds Youboty, 19, both ...

Tim Tries It: Curling

Tim Tries It: Curling Video included

With the Winter Olympics, comes the realization that there are a lot of unique winter sports that we may only see on TV once every 4 years.  Yet, some of them can be so much fun to watch, and look like they might be fun to try.  We sent our own Tim Studebaker to Cranston to give one of those seldom seen sports a try.

One person shot in Pawtucket home invasion

By: Anthony Vega Email: avega@abc6.com Twitter: @avegaABC6 PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) — Pawtucket police are investigating an early morning home invasion...

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