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Special Report: War Gear


Massive amounts of military gear deployed to local police departments. It’s supposed to protect you – but there’s a controversy over this war gear.

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Sweet Treats for Halloween

Gerry DuPont from Edible Creations joined The Rhode Show, making some treats for Halloween. We’re making some Butter Cream for cupcakes and also Candy Apples.

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Electric Boat gets deal to expand in Connecticut

The deal calls for the state Department of Economic and Community Development to provide EB with a $10 million dollar loan at a 2 percent interest rate over 10 years to support the $31.5 million project.

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Police: Man wanted in trooper ambush is captured

A survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday by U.S. marshals in an abandoned airplane hangar, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said.

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69 cats removed from Providence apartment

Members of the city’s police department, the Providence Animal Rescue League, and the RISPCA responded to the Progress Avenue apartment after neighbors complained of cat hoarding.

Photo caption: 31 Days of Halloween (Courtesy: Amanda Chapman Photography)

31 Days of Halloween

Photo Gallery

One woman. 31 different spellbinding Halloween looks.

In this April 21, 2014 file photo, from left, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh, former Mayor Thomas Menino, and four-time Boston Marathon champion Bill Rodgers walk past the finish line before the start of the 118th Boston Marathon in Boston. In a statement released Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, Menino, 71, said he was suspending his cancer treatment and a recently-launched book tour to spend more time with family and friends as he fights cancer. Menino was diagnosed with cancer a month after leaving office in 2013. At the time, he said the cancer had metastasized and spread to his liver and lymph nodes. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

Leaders react to passing of Mayor Menino

Longtime Boston Mayor Thomas Menino passed away Thursday at the age of 71, and his friends and fellow politicians had a lot of kind words to say in memory of the beloved statesman.