200 families still need to be adopted for Children’s Friend holiday drive
200 families still need to be adopted for Children’s Friend holiday drive

Christmas is less than two weeks away now and there are still a lot of families in need this holiday season. Good Morning Providence anchor’s Doreen Scanlon and Melissa Randall spent the morning fulfilling wish lists at Children's Friend in Providence.

Melissa Randall
Fall River mayor files objection over recall petition; releases supporters' information
Fall River mayor files objection over recall petition; releases supporters' information

Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia filed an objection Friday over a recall petition certified this past Wednesday.

Thousands attend wake of fallen Worcester firefighter
Thousands attend wake of fallen Worcester firefighter

It was a somber event Friday during the wake of a Worcester firefighter killed in the line of duty.

Two more suspects sought in Lincoln home invasion
Two more suspects sought in Lincoln home invasion

Police have obtained arrest warrants for two additional individuals connected to a Lincoln home invasion on December 9th.

Samuel Vaccaro
Providence City Council overrides Mayor's Fane Tower veto
Providence City Council overrides Mayor's Fane Tower veto

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) -- The Providence city Council Thursday night voted to override Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto of a zoning change to accommodate the proposed Hope Point Tower. The override passed by a vote of 10 to 3, with Council President David Salva

John Krinjak
Nonprofit eases holiday burden on local families
Nonprofit eases holiday burden on local families

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) -- Cristina Smith works every day. She has five kids and struggles to make ends meet. "This year has been one of the roughest years of my life," said Smith." It's stories like hers that pull at Debra Roffo's heartstrings. She fou

John Krinjak
Suspects in custody in East Providence robbery case
Suspects in custody in East Providence robbery case

Police have arrested both suspects in an armed robbery of an East Providence gas station.

Samuel Vaccaro
PD: 2 bodies recovered from Providence River
PD: 2 bodies recovered from Providence River

Two bodies were recovered from the Providence River Friday afternoon.

Alison Pierel
Johnston mother charged with child neglect after boy ingests cocaine
Johnston mother charged with child neglect after boy ingests cocaine

A Johnston mother in a whole heap of trouble after she's arrested for felony child neglect.

Chloe Leshner
Providence business dedicated to the art of the selfie
Providence business dedicated to the art of the selfie

You bring the camera. They bring the fun. A new business in Providence is dedicated to the art of the selfie. And they're offering a new twist on your holiday photos! We sent ABC6 news anchor Melissa Randall to check it out.

Melissa Randall
UPDATE: 4 transported in Attleboro apartment fire
UPDATE: 4 transported in Attleboro apartment fire

Attleboro firefighters responded to a two alarm apartment fire Friday evening.

House fire displaces East Providence family for the holidays
House fire displaces East Providence family for the holidays

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) – An East Providence family has been forced out of their home for the holidays, after a two-alarm fire broke out Friday morning, causing heavy damage.

Scott Cook
Play of the Week Poll (December 3rd-9th)
Play of the Week Poll (December 3rd-9th)

Watch the video and use this link to cast your vote for the ABC6 Play of the Week.

Ian Steele
Jury in slaying or armored truck guard starts deliberating
Jury in slaying or armored truck guard starts deliberating

The jury in the trial of an 82-year-old man charged in the killing of an armored truck guard in Massachusetts 27 years ago has started deliberating.

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Florida tale of infidelity and homicide ends with conviction
Florida tale of infidelity and homicide ends with conviction

A Florida woman has been convicted of helping mastermind the killing of her husband nearly two decades ago.

9 hrs 51 mins ago
Closed Captioning
Closed Captioning

Closed captioning is an assistive technology for the hearing impaired that displays the audio portion of a television signal as printed words on the television screen. Closed captions are hidden as encoded

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Death of 7-year-old on border raises questions
Death of 7-year-old on border raises questions

Immigration officials say an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death of a 7-year-old migrant girl who suffered seizures in custody and later died.

22 hrs 19 mins ago

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