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Some New England Communities Still Cleaning Up From March Nor’easters

Some New England Communities Still Cleaning Up From March Nor’easters Video included

Multiple March nor'easters hit some cities and towns so hard, they're still cleaning up, and it's proving to be a costly undertaking. As Framingham, Mass. Mayor Yvonne Spicer puts it, “This was not a typical season.” 

Police bust man for crack cocaine, save man from overdose during arrest

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A Providence man with over thirty-eight arrests on his record was busted as a result of an investigation into drug deals near the Coventry Greenway bike path...

Rhode Islanders with roots in Puerto Rico frustrated with blackouts Video included

The people of Puerto Rico were once again in the dark. Residents faced the worst blackout since Hurricane Maria hit and Rhode Islanders with family there are growing frustrated.

Ex-boarding school priest faces new child sex abuse charges

By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (AP) _ A former Rhode Island boarding school priest currently imprisoned in Massachusetts is facing new child sex abuse charges in North Carolina. The Providence Journal reports Howard White Jr. faces nine counts for allegedly abusing a boy and a girl in the 1980s while he worked at Grace Church in the Mountains in Waynesville, North Carolina. White is set to be released soon from the Suffolk County House of Correction...

Providence Cemetery Left in Despair, Locals Want Answers

Providence residents are looking for answers as to why a cemetery in the city has been left in despair.

Local Southwest fliers react to deadly incident

Rhode Islanders were flying Southwest Airlines into TF Green Wednesday, just a day after an engine exploded on Southwest flight 1380. Investigators now saying that engine showed signs of metal fatigue, as they go through pieces of it found 60 miles away from the Philadelphia airport where the plane made an emergency landing. Debris from that explosion shattered Jenn...

K9 Officer Nero released in hospital

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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 YARMOUTH, M.A. (WLNE) —Yarmouth Police announced on Wednesday.  Police said in a Facebook post...

Johnston girl battling cancer gets princess photoshoot

It’s a little girls perfect day, makeup, dresses, and her very own princess photoshoot. But for 6-year-old Ella from Johnston, this day is ....

State extends tax deadline to midnight

 The Rhode Island Department of Revenue is extending the state income tax filing deadline by a day.                  The IRS website for making payments...

New Kitchen Provides 200 meals a Day at Pawtucket YMCA

New Kitchen Provides 200 meals a Day at Pawtucket YMCA Video included

The USDA says food insecurity, or the inability to afford adequate food, affects 1 in 8 Rhode Island families.  The Pawtucket Family YMCA wants to make sure the kids in its programs don't become part of that statistic. 

Final salute for fallen officer

Thousands of police officers, as well as family and friends, gathered in Yarmouth Wednesday morning for the funeral mass of officer Sean Gannon who was killed in the line of duty last week. His death is being mourned not just by the close knit Cape Cod community, but by the entire region...

“Bow ties for boys” event this weekend

A classy event is set to take place in Providence this weekend. Now in its sixth year, "Bow Ties for Boys" provides young men of color an opportunity to learn important skills. Ray Rickman, Executive Director of ‘Stages of Freedom’ says during the free program male mentors assist the boys in shaking hands, introducing themselves, and tying a bow tie...

Gov. Raimondo orders flags at half-staff to honor Barbara Bush

By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Democratic Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has ordered flags in the state lowered to half-staff to honor former first lady Barbara Bush. Raimondo's order on Wednesday applies to all U.S. and Rhode Island flags at state buildings. It is in accordance with a presidential proclamation. Bush died Tuesday at the age of 92. Raimondo says she remembers Bush as a strong woman, unafraid to speak her mind in the national...

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  • “Bow ties for boys” event this weekend

    “Bow ties for boys” event this weekend

    A classy event is set to take place in Providence this weekend. Now in its sixth year, "Bow Ties for Boys" provides young men of color an opportunity to learn important skills. Ray Rickman, Executive Director of ‘Stages of Freedom’ says during the free program male mentors assist the boys in shaking hands, introducing themselves, and tying a bow tie...

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    A classy event is set to take place in Providence this weekend. Now in its sixth year, "Bow Ties for Boys" provides young men of color an opportunity to learn important skills. Ray Rickman, Executive Director of ‘Stages of Freedom’ says during the free program male mentors assist the boys in shaking hands, introducing themselves, and tying a bow tie...

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  • Final salute for fallen officer

    Final salute for fallen officer

    Thousands of police officers, as well as family and friends, gathered in Yarmouth Wednesday morning for the funeral mass of officer Sean Gannon who was killed in the line of duty last week. His death is being mourned not just by the close knit Cape Cod community, but by the entire region...

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    Thousands of police officers, as well as family and friends, gathered in Yarmouth Wednesday morning for the funeral mass of officer Sean Gannon who was killed in the line of duty last week. His death is being mourned not just by the close knit Cape Cod community, but by the entire region...

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  • New Kitchen Provides 200 meals a Day at Pawtucket YMCA

    New Kitchen Provides 200 meals a Day at Pawtucket YMCA

    New Kitchen Provides 200 meals a Day at Pawtucket YMCA

    The USDA says food insecurity, or the inability to afford adequate food, affects 1 in 8 Rhode Island families.  The Pawtucket Family YMCA wants to make sure the kids in its programs don't become part of that statistic. 

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    The USDA says food insecurity, or the inability to afford adequate food, affects 1 in 8 Rhode Island families.  The Pawtucket Family YMCA wants to make sure the kids in its programs don't become part of that statistic. 

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  • Deputies shot through restaurant window; sheriff blames hate

    Deputies shot through restaurant window; sheriff blames hate

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:46 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:46:38 GMT
    Authorities identify dead shooter of two Florida sheriff's deputies were fatally shot through the window of a Chinese restaurant.More >>
    Authorities identify dead shooter of two Florida sheriff's deputies were fatally shot through the window of a Chinese restaurant.More >>
  • Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:46 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:46:36 GMT
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.More >>
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.More >>
  • Police say teen who searched for missing pal was his killer

    Police say teen who searched for missing pal was his killer

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:46 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:46:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Balsamo). Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. John Corina, left, speaks next to Deputy Joana Warren outside of the sheriff's homicide bureau office in Monterey Park, Calif., Thursday, April 19, 2018. Los Angeles County sheriff's investigato...(AP Photo/Mike Balsamo). Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. John Corina, left, speaks next to Deputy Joana Warren outside of the sheriff's homicide bureau office in Monterey Park, Calif., Thursday, April 19, 2018. Los Angeles County sheriff's investigato...
    Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators say a 16-year-old who was part of a search party looking for a missing high school sports star led the group to discover the boy's body but investigators suspect he was...More >>
    Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators say a 16-year-old who was part of a search party looking for a missing high school sports star led the group to discover the boy's body but investigators suspect he was the person who fatally stabbed him.More >>
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