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ABC 6 Providence
Providence crews rescue man from riverBy News Staff Jvcianci@gmail.com An overboard boater was rescued by Providenc
Providence crews rescue man from river
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
By News Staff Jvcianci@gmail.com An overboard boater was rescued by Providence Police and Fire Friday morning after his boat capsized off of Gano Street Park. Emergency crews were dispatched to Gano Street Park around 5 a.m. for a report that a... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Police seek suspects in East Providence break-inEast Providence police are asking for help this morning identifying two suspect
Police seek suspects in East Providence break-in
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
East Providence police are asking for help this morning identifying two suspects wanted for breaking and entering. Police say the male and female shown in surveillance pictures broke into a residence located off of Wampanoag Trail. The male suspect... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study reveals effect of light exposure at night on the biology of teen sleepA new study has an important implication for tweens and young teens as they hea
New study reveals effect of light exposure at night on the biology of teen sleep
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
A new study has an important implication for tweens and young teens as they head back to school: Taking a gadget to bed could really hurt their sleep. Enough light exposure at night can keep anyone from falling asleep as quickly as they otherwise... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
30 arrested in prostitution stingBy News Staff news@abc6.com A massive undercover operation lead to the arrest
30 arrested in prostitution sting
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com A massive undercover operation lead to the arrest of 30 people in Central Falls on prostitution charges. Twenty-three men and seven women were arrested during the 3-month long "John Sting" operation, which placed three... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Eight men arrested in Central Falls sex stingEight men were arrested on Thursday as the result of an undercover sting in Cen
Eight men arrested in Central Falls sex sting
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
Eight men were arrested on Thursday as the result of an undercover sting in Central Falls. According to a press release, Carlos Aguilar, 38, of Central Falls, was apprehended and charged with procurement of sexual conduct for a fee. The following... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
SafeStop app available in Barrington, East ProvidenceBy: Melissa Randall @MRandallABC6 As the new school year begins in Southern N
SafeStop app available in Barrington, East Providence
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
By: Melissa Randall @MRandallABC6 As the new school year begins in Southern New England some parents may be feeling a little uneasy about sending their kids off on the bus. But now there’s a new smart phone app that allows them to keep tabs on... Read more
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Providence Business News
Katy Knox, head of business banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, is a member of the
Katy Knox
Providence Business News / Posted 4 days ago
, head of business banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, is a member of the executive management operating committee based in Charlotte, N.C. Her business banking client team provides services for companies nationwide, generally ranging... Read more
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Business Wire
Nordson EFD introduceert zijn innovaties in zeer precieze spuittechnologieEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nordson EFD, leider in precisiesystemen
Nordson EFD introduceert zijn innovaties in zeer precieze spuittechnologie
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nordson EFD, leider in precisiesystemen voor het toedienen van vloeistoffen, introduceert zijn innovatieve piëzo-elektrische spuittechnologie. Met deze technologie maakt het Nordson-bedrijf een einde aan de... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
12 Men arrested in New Bedford prostitution sting.By News Staff Jvcianci@gmail.com A total of 12 men were Thursday night arrest
12 Men arrested in New Bedford prostitution sting.
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
By News Staff Jvcianci@gmail.com A total of 12 men were Thursday night arrested during an undercover prostitution sting in the north end of New Bedford. The suspects: Eric Hanserd age 53 of 65 Mt. Pleasant St. NB Camilo Rodriguez Morente age 42... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Undercover prostitution sting nets 12 arrestsNew Bedford police have arrested 12 men in connection with an undercover prosti
Undercover prostitution sting nets 12 arrests
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
New Bedford police have arrested 12 men in connection with an undercover prostitution sting in the city’s north end. An undercover female police officer was used to solicit sexual acts for a fee. A total of 12 “Johns” were arrested and will be... Read more
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Providence Business News
Dave Currie is president of Province Mortgage Associates, a residential mortgage lender wh
Dave Currie
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
is president of Province Mortgage Associates, a residential mortgage lender which recently acquired Constitution Mortgage, expanding its footprint to Connecticut. The company also recently moved to a new building in East Providence. In a... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Suspect in Mother's Day killing ordered heldA suspect in a Mother's Day killing in East Providence was ordered held without
Suspect in Mother's Day killing ordered held
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
A suspect in a Mother's Day killing in East Providence was ordered held without bail Wednesday. Germaine Stansfield (previously identified as Yuland Stanfield) was arraigned on a murder indictment in Providence Superior Court. Prosecutors said he... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island to receive $760K in settlement with AmgenEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island has joined 48 other states in reachin
Rhode Island to receive $760K in settlement with Amgen
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island has joined 48 other states in reaching a $71 million settlement with a national biopharmaceutical company. State Attorney General Peter Kilmartin says Rhode Island will receive about $760,000 from the... Read more
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PR.com
d�Oliveira & Associates Crowns Winner of 2015 College Scholarship Essay Contest George Washington University Law School student, Michelle Ramus, wins 2015 d�
d�Oliveira & Associates Crowns Winner of 2015 College Scholarship Essay Contest
PR.com / Posted 10 days ago
George Washington University Law School student, Michelle Ramus, wins 2015 d�Oliveira & Associates college scholarship contest. Submitted best essay for persuading young... Read more
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Providence Business News
Moody’s upgrades E. Prov. debtEAST PROVIDENCE – Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the general obligation
Moody’s upgrades E. Prov. debt
Providence Business News / Posted 11 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE – Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the general obligation bond rating for East Providence by two levels, to A2, recognizing the city’s continued trend of fiscal stability, increased reserves and stable tax base. The decision,... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
Edna Mae (Ferguson) RipleyEast Providence, RI — of East Providence, Rhode Island and Mount Vernon, Maine
Edna Mae (Ferguson) Ripley
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 11 days ago
East Providence, RI — of East Providence, Rhode Island and Mount Vernon, Maine died peacefully on August 16th at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence, Rhode Island. She was the wife of the late Rev. David A.... Read more
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Providence Business News
RWU helping to bring STEAM curriculum to Catholic schoolsPROVIDENCE - Roger Williams University’s School of Continuing Studies and the d
RWU helping to bring STEAM curriculum to Catholic schools
Providence Business News / Posted 12 days ago
PROVIDENCE - Roger Williams University’s School of Continuing Studies and the diocese of Providence are partnering to help Catholic schools build a STEAM curriculum. The Bristol university’s Professional Education Center is helping create a new... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak trainMANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was struck and ki
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak train
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 12 days ago
MANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in southeastern Massachusetts. The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says 36-year-old Matthew Cochran, of East Providence, died Thursday... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak trainMANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was struck and ki
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak train
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 12 days ago
MANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in southeastern Massachusetts. The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says 36-year-old Matthew Cochran, of East Providence, died Thursday... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak trainMANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was struck and ki
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak train
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 12 days ago
MANSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Authorities have identified a man who was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in southeastern Massachusetts. The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says 36-year-old Matthew Cochran, of East Providence, died Thursday... Read more
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Boston Herald
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak trainMANSFIELD — Authorities have identified a man who was struck and killed by an A
Authorities identify man struck, killed by Amtrak train
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
MANSFIELD — Authorities have identified a man who was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in southeastern Massachusetts. The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says 36-year-old Matthew Cochran, of East Providence, died Thursday while on the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Officials: Trespasser Struck, Killed by TrainA person was struck and killed by a train in Mansfield, Massachusetts, on Thurs
Officials: Trespasser Struck, Killed by Train
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 days ago
A person was struck and killed by a train in Mansfield, Massachusetts, on Thursday. Transit Police say a male was trespassing on Track 2 when he was struck by an eastbound Amtrak train in the vicinity of Norfolk St. The victim, later identified as... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
RI man killed by Amtrak train in Mansfield identifiedNew details on a deadly train accident from Thursday in Mansfield, Massachusett
RI man killed by Amtrak train in Mansfield identified
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 13 days ago
New details on a deadly train accident from Thursday in Mansfield, Massachusetts. The Bristol County District Attorney’s office tells NBC10 that the person struck and killed by an Amtrak train has been identified as a Rhode Island man. Thirty-six... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode IslandEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged w
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode Island
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged with molesting a girl in Rhode Island multiple times over a span of three years. Hubert Joseph, of Fall River, Massachusetts, was arrested at his home Wednesday on a... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode IslandBy News Staff news@abc6.com The Associated Press A 47-year-old Massachusetts
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode Island
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com The Associated Press A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has charged with molesting a girl in Rhode Island multiple times over a span of three years. Hubert Joseph, of Fall River, Massachusetts, was arrested at his home... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode IslandEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged w
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode Island
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 16 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged with molesting a girl in Rhode Island multiple times over a span of three years. Hubert Joseph, of Fall River, Massachusetts, was arrested at his home Wednesday on a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode IslandEAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged with m
Massachusetts man molested girl in Rhode Island
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged with molesting a girl in Rhode Island multiple times over a span of three years. Hubert Joseph, of Fall River, Massachusetts, was arrested at his home Wednesday on a warrant... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Nine foot long Columbian Red Tailed Boa found in SlatersvilleA Slatersville homeowner is upset after she found a nine foot long snake outsid
Nine foot long Columbian Red Tailed Boa found in Slatersville
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 17 days ago
A Slatersville homeowner is upset after she found a nine foot long snake outside her home on Saturday. Now, she said, she can't find her pet. The resident, who lives off Main Street, didn't want to be identified or go on camera. But she told NBC 10... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Bacteria levels way down in upper Narragansett BayPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A new report says bacteria levels in upper Narragansett
Bacteria levels way down in upper Narragansett Bay
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 18 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A new report says bacteria levels in upper Narragansett Bay have dropped dramatically in the last seven years since the completion of the first phase of a massive public works project to contain and treat contaminated... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Dana Quigley headlines field at Pleasant Valley CC Invitational Posted Aug. 9, 2015 at 9:08 PM SUTTON — After Sunday’s final matches, Dan Te
Dana Quigley headlines field at Pleasant Valley CC Invitational
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Posted Aug. 9, 2015 at 9:08 PM SUTTON — After Sunday’s final matches, Dan Teguis and Chris Markiewicz were crowned champions of the annual Pleasant Valley Country Club... Read more
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Providence Business News
Tax delay expected to spur home buildingA new law enacted in July that grants property tax exemptions on unoccupied new
Tax delay expected to spur home building
Providence Business News / Posted 21 days ago
A new law enacted in July that grants property tax exemptions on unoccupied new construction or renovations permitted after July 1 could help spur speculative construction short-circuited by the Great Recession, Rhode Island builders say. "It's... Read more
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The Middletown Press
RCP juniors advance to Northeast semifinalsCRANSTON, R.I. >> Portland’s Matt Wyslick didn’t appear in many games for the H
RCP juniors advance to Northeast semifinals
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 days ago
CRANSTON, R.I. >> Portland’s Matt Wyslick didn’t appear in many games for the Highlanders this past spring. But the lefthander is having an amazing summer for RCP’s Junior American Legion team. Wyslick hurled Post 105 past Riverside (R.I.), 6-4, in... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Two kayakers rescued in East ProvidenceTwo kayakers were in distress in East Providence waters on Thursday. According
Two kayakers rescued in East Providence
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
Two kayakers were in distress in East Providence waters on Thursday. According to police, a call came in at 5:15 p.m. that two kayakers were overturned just of the shore in the Providence River near the Pomham Rocks Lighthouse. They were not... Read more
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Providence Business News
Aspen Aerogels narrows loss in 2QNORTHBOROUGH, Mass. – Aspen Aerogels Inc. narrowed its loss to $2.7 million and
Aspen Aerogels narrows loss in 2Q
Providence Business News / Posted 23 days ago
NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. – Aspen Aerogels Inc. narrowed its loss to $2.7 million and reported what it characterized as “record” second-quarter revenue for the period that ended June 30. Aspen Aerogels, an energy technology company with operations in East... Read more
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Providence Business News
Capital Properties reports boost in revenue, profit in 2QEAST PROVIDENCE – Capital Properties Inc. saw revenue and profit increase 9.6 p
Capital Properties reports boost in revenue, profit in 2Q
Providence Business News / Posted 24 days ago
EAST PROVIDENCE – Capital Properties Inc. saw revenue and profit increase 9.6 percent and 27.6 percent, respectively, for the second quarter that ended June 30. The company owns a significant portion of the Capital Center Special Development... Read more
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Toronto Star
HitchBOT’s next ride could be with FedEx — destination: homeRhode Island resident Kyle Silva, 24, who had showed the pint-sized robot aroun
HitchBOT’s next ride could be with FedEx — destination: home
Toronto Star / Posted 24 days ago
Rhode Island resident Kyle Silva, 24, who had showed the pint-sized robot around his neighbourhood last month as it was starting its trek across America, said a local hitchBOT “super-fan” drove about 440 kilometres to Philadelphia to pick up the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
East Providence woman charged in beating death of sonPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - An East Providence woman has been charged for her alleg
East Providence woman charged in beating death of son
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - An East Providence woman has been charged for her alleged role in the beating death of her 6-year-old son. Trisha Oliver was arraigned Tuesday in Providence County Superior Court on a charge of manslaughter. Authorities say... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Mother indicted on manslaughter charges in son's deathBy News Staff news@abc6.com An East Providence mother has been indicted on ma
Mother indicted on manslaughter charges in son's death
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com An East Providence mother has been indicted on manslaughter charges in the death of her six-year-old son. The Providence County Grand Jury secretly indicted 32-year-old Trisha Oliver on Tuesday. Reports say that from... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Woman charged with manslaughter in son's deathA secret indictment unsealed Tuesday charges an East Providence woman with mans
Woman charged with manslaughter in son's death
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
A secret indictment unsealed Tuesday charges an East Providence woman with manslaughter in the death of her 6-year-old son. The indictment alleges Trisha Oliver, through criminal negligence, caused the death of her son, Marco Nieves, in October... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Three arrested following an alleged East Providence home repair scamThey went by false names, and worked for multiple fake repair companies. Three
Three arrested following an alleged East Providence home repair scam
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 27 days ago
They went by false names, and worked for multiple fake repair companies. Three alleged scammers: 32 year old Anthony Williams, 33–year old David Johnson, and 30-year-old Sally Davis were arrested, after charging an elderly man 37 thousand dollars for... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
3 arrested in East Providence elderly scamBy Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com Three people have been arrested for scammin
3 arrested in East Providence elderly scam
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 27 days ago
By Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com Three people have been arrested for scamming an elderly man in East Providence for more than $30,000 in home repairs. 32 year old Anthony A. Williams and 33 year old David Johnson, both from Providence, were... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
3 arrested in East Providence in elderly scamBy Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com Three people have been arrested for scammin
3 arrested in East Providence in elderly scam
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 27 days ago
By Stephanie Vargas news@abc6.com Three people have been arrested for scamming an elderly man in East Providence for more than $30,000 in home repairs. 32 year old Anthony A. Williams and 33 year old David Johnson, both from Providence, were... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Two arrested on conspiracy, exploiting elderly in driveway repairEast Providence police have two people under arrest after allegedly scamming an
Two arrested on conspiracy, exploiting elderly in driveway repair
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 28 days ago
East Providence police have two people under arrest after allegedly scamming an elderly couple out of $30,000 in a driveway repair scam. Police say they received a phone call from the child of an elderly couple on Byron Avenue on Wednesday when he... Read more
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Philboxing
Highly-anticipated Lane-Felix championship rematch headlines CES MMA's 30th eventThey've chosen their words carefully, each predicting a win without fanning the
Highly-anticipated Lane-Felix championship rematch headlines CES MMA's 30th event
Philboxing / Posted 29 days ago
They've chosen their words carefully, each predicting a win without fanning the flames in advance of what might be this year's most highly anticipated rematch. Two weeks from today, Luis Felix and Julian Lane face off again in the five-round main... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Man charged with murder in Mother's Day killingA grand jury has charged a Providence man with murder in a Mother's Day killing
Man charged with murder in Mother's Day killing
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 30 days ago
A grand jury has charged a Providence man with murder in a Mother's Day killing in East Providence. An indictment charges Germaine Stansfield with one count of murder and two counts of violating a restraining order. Stansfield, 43, is accused of... Read more

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