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  • Man life lighted after ATV accident

    Man life lighted after ATV accident

    Man life lighted after ATV accident

    By: Melissa Randall mrandall@abc6.com A 20-year-old man suffered serious injuries when he was involved in an ATV accident in Blackstone Monday afternoon. Due to the extent of those injuries he was airlifted to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. Blackstone and Bellingham Police, Fire, and EMS responded to Bellingham Road around 4 PM. Police posted a message their Facebook page to riders reminding them to only ride ATVs and Dirtbikes in approved areas and to wear proper safety eq...More >>
    By: Melissa Randall mrandall@abc6.com A 20-year-old man suffered serious injuries when he was involved in an ATV accident in Blackstone Monday afternoon. Due to the extent of those injuries he was airlifted to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. Blackstone and Bellingham Police, Fire, and EMS responded to Bellingham Road around 4 PM. Police posted a message their Facebook page to riders reminding them to only ride ATVs and Dirtbikes in approved areas and to wear proper safety eq...More >>
  • One injured when car strikes tree on 195

    One injured when car strikes tree on 195

    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.comTwitter: @deedequattroA person has been transported to Rhode Island Hospital with serious injuries after a single car crash on I-195 Eastbound in Swansea.More >>
    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.comTwitter: @deedequattroA person has been transported to Rhode Island Hospital with serious injuries after a single car crash on I-195 Eastbound in Swansea.More >>
  • RI man killed in Connecticut motorcycle crash

    RI man killed in Connecticut motorcycle crash

    Police say a man killed and another injured after crashing their motorcycles in eastern Connecticut were residents of Rhode Island.More >>
    Police say a man killed and another injured after crashing their motorcycles in eastern Connecticut were residents of Rhode Island.More >>
  • Win a family 4 pack of tickets to see Frozen at the Dunkin Donuts Center

    Win a family 4 pack of tickets to see Frozen at the Dunkin Donuts Center

    Disney On Ice presents Frozen is coming to the Dunkin Donuts Center September 10th - 14th and ABC6 wants to send you to see the show!Watch ABC6 News This Morning Monday September 1st - Friday September 5th and look for the daily Disney On Ice presents Frozen trivia question. We will be selecting one lucky winner each day to receive a family 4 pack of tickets to see the show. (5 daily winners will receive a family 4 pack of tickets)More >>
    Disney On Ice presents Frozen is coming to the Dunkin Donuts Center September 10th - 14th and ABC6 wants to send you to see the show!Watch ABC6 News This Morning Monday September 1st - Friday September 5th and look for the daily Disney On Ice presents Frozen trivia question. We will be selecting one lucky winner each day to receive a family 4 pack of tickets to see the show. (5 daily winners will receive a family 4 pack of tickets)
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  • Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

    Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:42 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:42:52 GMT
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph...More >>
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55...More >>
  • Mitt Romney endorses Allan Fung for Governor

    Mitt Romney endorses Allan Fung for Governor

    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.comTwitter: @deedequattroFormer Republican Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney has endorsed Republican Allan Fung for governor of Rhode Island. The former Massachusetts Governor and past Presidential Candidate cited Fung's leadership as a reason for the endorsement. “Allan is a proven leader who will challenge the special interests and shake up the status quo. As Mayor of Cranston, Allan has an impressive record of results. He took over a financially-dist...More >>
    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.comTwitter: @deedequattroFormer Republican Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney has endorsed Republican Allan Fung for governor of Rhode Island. The former Massachusetts Governor and past Presidential Candidate cited Fung's leadership as a reason for the endorsement. “Allan is a proven leader who will challenge the special interests and shake up the status quo. As Mayor of Cranston, Allan has an impressive record of results. He took over a financially-dist...More >>
  • Robitaille expected to endorse Ken Block for Governor

    Robitaille expected to endorse Ken Block for Governor

    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.ccomTwitter: @deedequattroFormer Republican Candidate for Governor John Robitaille is expected to endorse Republican Ken Block for Governor this afternoon. Robitaille ran for governor unsuccessfully in 2010 when he lost to Chafee by less than 3%. Despite speculation that Robitaille would run again this year, the former candidate declined to enter the race. In 2012, Robitaille was a chairman of the Mitt Romney for President Campaign. Earlier in the prima...More >>
    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.ccomTwitter: @deedequattroFormer Republican Candidate for Governor John Robitaille is expected to endorse Republican Ken Block for Governor this afternoon. Robitaille ran for governor unsuccessfully in 2010 when he lost to Chafee by less than 3%. Despite speculation that Robitaille would run again this year, the former candidate declined to enter the race. In 2012, Robitaille was a chairman of the Mitt Romney for President Campaign. Earlier in the prima...More >>
  • Worcester officers hurt by alleged drunk driver

    Worcester officers hurt by alleged drunk driver

    Two Worcester police officers were injured when a sport utility vehicle hit the back of their cruiser and drove away, leaving a crucial clue behind.More >>
    Two Worcester police officers were injured when a sport utility vehicle hit the back of their cruiser and drove away, leaving a crucial clue behind.More >>
  • 5 things to know about Rhode Island's primary

    5 things to know about Rhode Island's primary

    Here are five things to know about Rhode Island's Sept. 9 primary, which features hard-fought races in both parties for the gubernatorial nomination and a heated battle for the Democratic nod for Providence mayor.More >>
    Here are five things to know about Rhode Island's Sept. 9 primary, which features hard-fought races in both parties for the gubernatorial nomination and a heated battle for the Democratic nod for Providence mayor.More >>
  • Triple stabbing in Providence, suspect in custody

    Triple stabbing in Providence, suspect in custody

    By Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com Neighbors on Health Street in Providence confirmed that a stabbing had occurred early Sunday morning. Residents say that a birthday party, comprised of about 100 people, was taking place at 41 Health Street when the fight broke out. A resident told ABC 6 that the suspect's girlfriend got into a dispute over an alleged stolen cell phone, which prompted a verbal argument, leading to a physical altercation. The male suspect beat three people with a baseball bat...More >>
    By Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com Neighbors on Health Street in Providence confirmed that a stabbing had occurred early Sunday morning. Residents say that a birthday party, comprised of about 100 people, was taking place at 41 Health Street when the fight broke out. A resident told ABC 6 that the suspect's girlfriend got into a dispute over an alleged stolen cell phone, which prompted a verbal argument, leading to a physical altercation. The male suspect beat three people with a baseball bat...More >>
  • Vigil held for missing teen

    Vigil held for missing teen

    Vigil held for missing teen

    By: ABC6 News Staff Reporting By: Mike LaCrosse Family and friends of a missing West Warwick teen came together Monday night for a candlelight vigil. 14–year–old Khia Lake hasn't been seen or heard from since August 20th. Dozens attended the vigil where they light candles and sang. "We just want to know that she's safe. I need to know that she's okay so i can sleep at night,” said Serenity Fague, Lake's mother. Two weeks ago Lake's mom called police and reported her missing. Since then si...More >>
    By: ABC6 News Staff Reporting By: Mike LaCrosse Family and friends of a missing West Warwick teen came together Monday night for a candlelight vigil. 14–year–old Khia Lake hasn't been seen or heard from since August 20th. Dozens attended the vigil where they light candles and sang. "We just want to know that she's safe. I need to know that she's okay so i can sleep at night,” said Serenity Fague, Lake's mother. Two weeks ago Lake's mom called police and reported her missing. Since then si...More >>
  • Police investigate incident where man sets himself on fire

    Police investigate incident where man sets himself on fire

    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.comTwitter: @deedequattroPolice are on scene in East Providence where there are unconfirmed reports of a man on fire. The incident happened near the Exxon Station on Taunton Avenue. Police remain on scene and the investigation is still active. Exit 4 off of 195 eastbound is temporarily closed to traffic.(C) WLNE-TV 2014More >>
    By: Dee DeQuattroEmail: ddequattro@abc6.comTwitter: @deedequattroPolice are on scene in East Providence where there are unconfirmed reports of a man on fire. The incident happened near the Exxon Station on Taunton Avenue. Police remain on scene and the investigation is still active. Exit 4 off of 195 eastbound is temporarily closed to traffic.(C) WLNE-TV 2014More >>
  • Dolphin washes ashore at local beach

    Dolphin washes ashore at local beach

    By: News StaffEmail: news@abc6.comPeople were ordered out the water at Roger Wheeler Beach in Narragansett Sunday because of a report of a shark. The Department of Environmental Management says it was a false alarm instead it was a dolphin that washed ashore. Sharks have been spotted off Cape Cod and Duxbury beaches this summer.(C) WLNE-TV 2014More >>
    By: News StaffEmail: news@abc6.comPeople were ordered out the water at Roger Wheeler Beach in Narragansett Sunday because of a report of a shark. The Department of Environmental Management says it was a false alarm instead it was a dolphin that washed ashore. Sharks have been spotted off Cape Cod and Duxbury beaches this summer.(C) WLNE-TV 2014More >>
  • Guard pilot killed in Val. crash mourned in Mass.

    Guard pilot killed in Val. crash mourned in Mass.

    The widow of an Air National Guard pilot who died in an F-15 jet crash in Virginia says members of his Massachusetts wing unit planted 40 rose bushes in her yard to mark her birthday.More >>
    The widow of an Air National Guard pilot who died in an F-15 jet crash in Virginia says members of his Massachusetts wing unit planted 40 rose bushes in her yard to mark her birthday.More >>
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