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Buttonwood Park Zoo Offers to ‘Adopt’ Cliff the Coyote
A Rhode Island coyote that was spared euthanization after a public outcry could find a new home at New Bedford's zoo.
Keith Lovett, the director of Buttonwood Park Zoo in New Bedford tells WBSM News the zoo would take the coyote known as Cliff, but only if several conditions are met, including g…
RI Boarding School Settles With Sex Abuse Victims
An elite Rhode Island boarding school has agreed to a settlement over sexual abuse allegations that would provide compensation for up to 30 former students.
St. George's School in Middletown announced the pact Wednesday in a joint statement with a group representing sex abuse victims...
New Lead Investigator In St. George Sex Abuse Probe
A new lead investigator has been chosen to investigate allegations of sexual abuse at a prestigious Rhode Island boarding school.
The announcement on Wednesday that Boston attorney Martin Murphy will lead the investigation into St. George's School comes a week after former Massachusetts Attorney…
Sears Manager Pleads Guilty To Fraud
The former operator of a Sears Outlet Store in Middletown, Rhode Island has pleaded guilty in U.S. Federal Court to defrauding the company of more than $150,000.  Fifty-three year old Joseph Kilty of Wakefield, Rhode Island entered the plea Thursday in federal court in Providence...