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Four dead following fatal accident

By: News Staff Email: News@abc6.com Twitter:@ABC6 EAST BRIDGEWATER, M.A. (WLNE) – Four teenagers have been pronounced dead following a single car crash. According to the Plymouth County District Attorney, five ...

Local wedding shop celebrates Royal Wedding Video included

History was made this morning when American actress Meghan Markle married Prince Harry. But all eyes were on the bride waiting to see what she would be wearing for her big day.

State Police investigating overnight I-95 crashes

By News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Rhode Island State Police responded to two crashes on Route 95 Friday night, both in the area of Exit 24 in Providence. According to State Police...

New Bedford man arrested in Dartmouth on animal cruelty charges

By News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 DARTMOUTH, MA (WLNE) – A New Bedford man was arrested on animal cruelty charges Friday night in Dartmouth. According to Police, officers responded to the area of Colonial Way ...

In RI, calls for action on both sides of gun issue after TX shooting Video included

America is coming to grips with yet another school shooting--this time, 10 people are dead at Santa Fe High School in Texas. "It's a horrible tragedy. My heart goes out to the victims and their families," said Gov. Gina Raimondo. "We cannot accept a reality that we live in a country that has this sort of gun violence."  Raimondo is again calling on Cong...

Providence Park Features New, Green Storm Runoff Features

Providence Park Features New, Green Storm Runoff Features Video included

When it rains, the water that falls eventually finds its way into streams and rivers.  Sometimes, that means flooding and dirty water. Several new features at Riverside Park in Providence, which sits right next to the Woonasquatucket River, are meant to help slow down storm runoff and cut down on some of the pollutants reaching the river.

The royal wedding isn't the only wedding happening May 19... Video included

May 19 is almost here…it's time for the big wedding! That’s Lauren and Alberto's wedding, of course. They’re getting hitched at the Atlantic Resort in Newport the same day as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.   

House passes bill that would allow terminally ill to try experimental drugs Video included

A bill that could give people suffering from a terminal illness another shot at treatment, unanimously passed in the Rhode Island house. The "Right to Try" bill would allow patients to use experimental drugs that haven't been passed by the FDA yet.

UPDATE: 8 people dead in Santa Fe school shooting

By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com SANTA FE, Texas (AP) - Officials say at least three people are being treated for gunshot wounds and two people have been detained following a shooting at a high school near Houston. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez tweeted Friday that one person is in custody and a second person has been detained following the Friday morning shooting at Santa Fe High School. Gonzalez says a police officer was injured but the extent of the officer's in...

Wareham Police apprehend fugitive wanted in New Hampshire

By News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 WAREHAM, MA (WLNE) – Wareham Police have arrested a fugitive wanted in New Hampshire for drug charges. Police said officers responded to the area of Naushon Road in Wareham for reports...

'Red flag' bill and bump stock ban clear another hurdle

By The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Measures to ban bump stocks and implement a statewide "red flag" policy in Rhode Island are one step closer to becoming law...

Wild about monarchs, local man in London for royal wedding

Millions of people will gather around their televisions to watch as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say 'I do.' But for an Acushnet man who is mad about the monarchs seeing it on TV just won't do. He had to be in England for this experience of a lifetime. Troy Rice started planning the trip of a lifetime immediately after the couple got engaged and released the wedding date..

Jane Pickens Theater hosting royal wedding viewing party

If you didn't get your invitation to the wedding you can still RSVP to a local watch party! Jane Pickens Theater in Newport is hosting an event to help celebrate as Prince Harry and Meghan say 'I do'. Guests can dress as formal as they like from wedding attire to pajamas...

Local shop owner talks fascinators for the royal wedding Video included

After the dress, the royal wedding is really all about the hats. Fascinators expected to be front and center for guests attending the big event and those celebrating from afar....

Local stylist makes Markle wedding dress predictions Video included

With one day to go before the royal wedding, the big question on everyone's mind is what will Meghan Markle wear? Local stylist Anthony Palmieri is making his predictions...

North Scituate woman raising awareness about Lyme disease Video included

Mikayla Vacher is used to being hooked up to an IV. It's part of her daily routine. The medicine inside the Picc line helps her to manage symptoms of Lyme disease. "It's really like one day at a time type thing. There are good days and bad days," she explained. "There's always some new symptom or some new problem that comes up....

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  • Rhode Island reacts to repeal of sports betting ban

    Rhode Island reacts to repeal of sports betting ban

    By: Ross Perry Email: Rtperry@abc6.com Twitter: @RossTPerry PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Governor Raimondo has issued her response to the Supreme Court’s decision to repeal the federal ban on sports betting. On Monday the Governor’s office issued a statement saying: “The administration took proactive measures...

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    By: Ross Perry Email: Rtperry@abc6.com Twitter: @RossTPerry PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Governor Raimondo has issued her response to the Supreme Court’s decision to repeal the federal ban on sports betting. On Monday the Governor’s office issued a statement saying: “The administration took proactive measures...

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  • Providence Park Features New, Green Storm Runoff Features

    Providence Park Features New, Green Storm Runoff Features

    Providence Park Features New, Green Storm Runoff Features

    When it rains, the water that falls eventually finds its way into streams and rivers.  Sometimes, that means flooding and dirty water. Several new features at Riverside Park in Providence, which sits right next to the Woonasquatucket River, are meant to help slow down storm runoff and cut down on some of the pollutants reaching the river.

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    When it rains, the water that falls eventually finds its way into streams and rivers.  Sometimes, that means flooding and dirty water. Several new features at Riverside Park in Providence, which sits right next to the Woonasquatucket River, are meant to help slow down storm runoff and cut down on some of the pollutants reaching the river.

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  • MillionWords Takes Marketing to new Heights with Byte-Sized Videos

    MillionWords Takes Marketing to new Heights with Byte-Sized Videos

    Minneapolis, MN – April 12, 2018 – A picture isn’t necessarily worth a thousand words, especially if the message is lost in hype and special effects. Dev Garg, founder of MillionWords, specializes...More >>
    Minneapolis, MN – April 12, 2018 – A picture isn’t necessarily worth a thousand words, especially if the message is lost in hype and special effects. Dev Garg, founder of MillionWords, specializes in...More >>
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  • US births hit a 30-year low, despite good economy

    US births hit a 30-year low, despite good economy

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:01 AM EDT2018-05-20 10:01:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). FILE - This Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 file photo shows newborn babies in the nursery of a postpartum recovery center in upstate New York. According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released on Thursday, May 17...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). FILE - This Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 file photo shows newborn babies in the nursery of a postpartum recovery center in upstate New York. According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released on Thursday, May 17...
    Last year saw the lowest number of U.S. births in 30 years, with birth rates declining not only for women in their teens and 20s but also women in their 30s.More >>
    Last year saw the lowest number of U.S. births in 30 years, with birth rates declining not only for women in their teens and 20s but also women in their 30s.More >>
  • Conservative revolt over immigration sinks House farm bill

    Conservative revolt over immigration sinks House farm bill

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:33 GMT
    The House is pressing toward a showdown vote on stricter work and job training requirements for food stamps that are combined with a renewal of farm subsidies, but the measure's chances are iffy because of an...More >>
    The House is pressing toward a showdown vote on stricter work and job training requirements for food stamps that are combined with a renewal of farm subsidies, but the measure's chances are iffy because of an unrelated scrap over immigration.More >>
  • Arizona 'Dreamers' struggle after losing cheaper tuition

    Arizona 'Dreamers' struggle after losing cheaper tuition

    Sunday, May 20 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-05-20 09:55:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). Arizona State University student David Montenegro stands out in front of the Memorial Union building at ASU Thursday, May 10, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. Montenegro and more than 2,300 public college students around Arizona with ...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). Arizona State University student David Montenegro stands out in front of the Memorial Union building at ASU Thursday, May 10, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. Montenegro and more than 2,300 public college students around Arizona with ...
    More than 2,300 other public college students around Arizona with deferred deportation status starting this fall will no longer qualify for in-state tuition under an Arizona Supreme Court decision.More >>
    More than 2,300 other public college students around Arizona with deferred deportation status starting this fall will no longer qualify for in-state tuition under an Arizona Supreme Court decision.More >>
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