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Man Draws 2 Years For Killing Ex-Girlfriend’s Dog

A Providence man who was convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's Chihuahua puppy has been sentenced to two years in prison.

Area media report Luis Laboy was sentenced yesterday in Superior Court

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Fall River Justice Center
Fall River Justice Center

Rhode Island Men Plead Guilty in Attleboro Slaying

Two cousins from Rhode Island have pleaded guilty for their roles in the drug-related slaying four years ago of an Attleboro man.

Jose Polanco was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday after pleading guilty in Fall River Superior Court to charges including second-degree murder and home invasion in the June 2010 death of Dylan Adams

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Youtube

“Buddy” Cianci Loses Mayoral Bid to Elorza

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Providence mayor and two-time felon Buddy Cianci has lost his comeback bid to Democrat Jorge Elorza.

Elorza defeated the independent Cianci and Republican Daniel Harrop on Tuesday

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Date Rape Drug Reported In Sexual Assault At Brown University

A Brown University student reported to campus police she was sexually assaulted after she and another student drank an alcoholic punch with a suspected date-rape drug at a fraternity party.

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Sailboat With Five Aboard Towed In Rhode Island Sound

The U.S. Coast Guard is towing a sailboat to Newport after it became disabled in rough seas.

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Credit: Twitter

Journalist Feels Fortunate To Recover From Ebola

An American video journalist with Ebola says he feels lucky to be recovering from the deadly virus, but it's humbling to think about how many people have died from the disease in West Africa.

Ashoka Mukpo made several comments about Ebola on Twitter Monday

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redpepperflakes,flickr

Power Restored Across Downtown Providence

Power has been restored across downtown Providence after a squirrel got into equipment at an electric substation causing an outage that darkened city hall, federal and state courthouses, and businesses with thousands of workers

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Credit: Twitter
Credit: Twitter

Ebola Patient Tweets About Congressional Hearing

The American video journalist being treated for Ebola in Nebraska spent part of Thursday watching a Congressional hearing on the deadly virus.

Ashoka Mukpo posted two tweets about the hearing Thursday after someone there asked a question about the potential for dogs to spread Ebola

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Getty Images

Providence Woman Charged By FBI

The FBI says a Providence woman faces charges after she allegedly tossed white powder into the reception area of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Rhode Island on Wednesday, prompting a hazardous materials response from the Providence Fire Department.  

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Woman Found Hanged At Providence Cemetery

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police say a woman has been found hanged from a tree limb at a Providence cemetery.

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