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Police say a 12-year-old boy who went missing early Saturday morning has been found. Jeremiah Varkpeh, of Pawtucket, was found in Central Falls late Saturday afternoon, according to Pawtucket police... more
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management on Friday removed the carcass of a dead humpback whale from rocks off Beavertail State Park in Jamestown. The 32-foot carcass that washed up... more
CENTRAL FALLS – On Thursday, June 22, members of the Central Falls Police Special Investigative Unit, working with members of the Rhode Island Division of State Fire Marshal, arrested Wilber Barth,... more
CENTRAL FALLS – Police are searching for a suspect they say set fire to a home on Central Avenue early in the morning on June 19. At 1:57 a.m. that day, Central Falls police and fire personnel... more
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island House of Representatives voted 64-11 Thursday to approve a $9.2 billion 2018 state budget. Lawmakers said the budget: • Closes a $134 million shortfall that opened up... more
WOONSOCKET – A city woman who raised $28,000 online under the false claim that she had a brain tumor and would use it for medical expenses was arrested this week by the Rhode Island State Police.... more
Attleboro police are seeking four men on active arrest warrants for various drug, weapon and larceny charges. Anyone that may have knowledge where the four men pictured are located, or information... more
PROVIDENCE – Edred Buchanan, 40, of Woonsocket, was sentenced Tuesday to four years in federal prison for committing two bank robberies a week apart in November 2015. At sentencing, U.S. District... more
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WOONSOCKET — A young boy who fell from a third-story porch on Wood Avenue on Wednesday, June 14 was back home and recovering by the end of the week. John Rosario, 9, was reportedly playing on the... more
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NORTH SMITHFIELD – A Cranston man ended his wedding night with charges of assault, vandalism and disorderly conduct following a fight with staff members at the North Smithfield restaurant where he... more
How do highs in the 80s with little chance of rain sound? Those who have longed for consistent summer weather will get it this week, with plenty of sun and comfortable temperatures expected into next... more