PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence police are investigating a shooting that left the victim in critical condition.Police say a 24-year-old man was shot at about 9:30 p.m. Saturday on Potters Avenue.The victim was transported to Rhode Island Hospital, his name wasn’t released.No arrests have been made and police did not […]
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Dry weather Sunday with morning sunshine fading behind increasing afternoon clouds, high of 60. Remnants of once Tropical Storm Nestor will track south of New England Sunday night bringing rain mostly along the coast between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. according to the National Weather Service.Mainly dry conditions Monday. An […]
New Rhode Island Philharmonic conductor Bramwell Tovey proved why he is the right man for the job, with an arresting rendition of Gustav Holst’s sometimes tender, often bombastic “The Planets.”
After a United Airlines flight three years ago, Isabelle Briar ripped open her thumb as she pushed her wheelchair away from the gate. The airline had cracked the metal grip ring, leaving a sharp, protruding shard.The same airline ignored Cindy Otis’ complaint about damage to her power chair in 2006, […]
Students report an uptick in nonconsensual contact, but a much bigger jump in belief that the university takes reports seriously and will act upon them fairly.
PROVIDENCE — Joel Francisco, on the run since Oct. 2, when police say he fatally stabbed a man in a hookah bar on Federal Hill, has been arrested at a motel in New Braunfels, Texas, outside of San Antonio, according to federal prosecutors.Providence police have begun extradition proceedings to bring […]
The free day-long event at the Twin River Event Center was presented by The Providence Journal, GateHouse New England, the Worcester Telegram & Gazette and Wicked Local.
Dr. Chuck Adams, Rhode Island Hospital’s chief trauma surgeon, was on duty in his office when his pager went off.It was a Level-A trauma activation, ETA in five minutes.Adams, 51, runs the hospital’s team of six trauma surgeons. They see the worst cases that come through the ER — 10,000 […]
Customers are encouraged to bring reusable bags, although many retailers will offer a paper bag option.
PROVIDENCE — Joel Francisco, accused of fatally stabbing a man in a hookah bar on Federal Hill on Oct. 2, has been apprehended, and the Providence police have begun extradition proceedings to bring him back.Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements confirmed that Francisco was picked up Saturday by a U.S. Marshal, […]
“The creative is figuring out how to illustrate things, especially things that don’t have obvious art.”
Dwindling competition has cost the country about 150,000 additional homes a year — all else being equal, economists say. With fewer competitors, builders are under less pressure to beat out rival projects, and can time their efforts so that they produce fewer homes while charging higher prices. The upshot: from […]
After six months of cooling growth, Rhode Island’s economy was warming again in the last three months, according to the Providence Journal Economic Scorecard, a compilation of 11 key economic indicators.
LONDON (AP) — In a major blow to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, U.K. lawmakers voted Saturday to postpone a decision on whether to back his Brexit deal with the European Union, throwing a wrench into government plans to leave the bloc at the end of this month.At a special […]