The vote was 3-2 against the plan to prohibit the large commercial trucks from driving on certain secondary roads.
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The so-called “path of totality” for the rare total solar eclipse spans from Oregon to South Carolina.
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Dan Doyle, 68, was convicted last year of embezzling more than $1 million from the Institute for International Sport.
“He was really on a rampage,” Maj. David Lapatin said. “And we had to stop him.”
Police later found the suspect’s car about 100 feet into a wooded area, near the site where the victim was struck.
The companies that insured the boat want to include the deaths of Carman’s mother and grandfather in the civil case.
Michael Neary, 50, was reported missing by his wife Thursday morning.
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Lapatin said while Irons was the intended target of the shooting, he was not initially involved in the dispute.
Police said the suspect punched a man who then fell and hit his head.
A judge last week ordered the Little Compton venue to cancel all upcoming special events.
Rhode Island has been without a new state budget since July 1.
A Superior Court judge barred the Stone House Inn from hosting any special events because of zoning and usage violations.
Teresa Paiva Weed made it clear that Rhode Island hospitals will never turn patients away, but caring for patients without insurance would b…
Christopher Pelagio has been the acting chief of the of the North Providence Police Department since 2014.
A city councilman is pitching an idea to bring the Pawtucket Red Sox to East Providence.
The owner of a Johnston wholesale jewelry distributor is facing federal charges for alleged wire fraud and identity theft.
The Rhode Island DMV resumed normal walk-in operations Tuesday following the installation of a $19 million computer system earlier this mont…
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Councilwoman Jo-Ann Ryan said the program “creates a great incentive for them to live in the city in which they serve.”
According to a spokesperson for Senator Jack Reed’s office, the bill would make healthcare more expensive and provide less coverage.