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Key player in Jamaican lottery scam could face long sentence

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in North Dakota are seeking a prison sentence for a Rhode Island woman who funneled lottery scam money between the U.S. and Jamaica that’s more than double what they sought for the scheme’s ringleader. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jonathan O’Konek said a lack of contrition and cooperation on the part […]
Tags: News, Nation, North Dakota, Jamaica, Rhode Island, BISMARCK N D AP, Jonathan O Konek

Woman sues hospital she says stored frozen embryo for years

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has filed a lawsuit against a Rhode Island hospital she says froze her embryo and kept it in storage for 13 years without her knowledge. The Providence Journal reports that Marisa Cloutier-Bristol says in her lawsuit against Women & Infants Hospital in Providence that its negligence took […]
Tags: Science, News, Massachusetts, Nation, Rhode Island, Providence, Providence Journal, Women Infants Hospital, NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH Mass AP, Marisa Cloutier Bristol

Supreme Court won’t intervene in synagogue dispute

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is declining to intervene in a fight over the control of a historic Rhode Island synagogue and its religious bells worth millions. The justices’ decision Monday not to take up the case means that a lower court ruling that a New York synagogue owns Touro Synagogue in Newport, Rhode […]
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Bonnies rout Rhode Island to reach A-10 championship game

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Lofton scored 23 points to lead St. Bonaventure to a 68-51 rout of Rhode Island in the Atlantic 10 Tournament semifinals Saturday. Fourth-seeded St. Bonaventure reached the championship game for the first time since 2012, when the Bonnies beat Xavier 67-56. Dominick Welch and LaDarien Griffin each added 13 for […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Atlantic, Rhode Island, Xavier, St Bonaventure, Bonnies, LaDarien Griffin, Kyle Lofton, Dominick Welch

Rhode Island upsets VCU 75-70 in A-10 quarterfinals

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Dowtin scored 22 points to help eighth-seeded Rhode Island upset top-seed VCU 75-70 in the Atlantic 10 Tournament quarterfinals Friday. Tyrese Martin added 13 for Rhode Island (18-14). Dana Tate finished with 12, and Christion Thompson had 11, including two free throws in the final seconds to seal the win. […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Atlantic, Rhode Island, Vcu, Dana Tate, Jeff Dowtin, Tyrese Martin, Christion Thompson

Rhode Island romps past LaSalle 76-57 behind Langevine

NEW YORK (AP) — Cyril Langevine scored 17 of his game-high 25 points in the first half to lead eighth-seeded Rhode Island to a 76-57 win over ninth-seeded LaSalle in the second round of the Atlantic 10 tournament on Thursday. Langevine, who was 9 of 10 from the field and 7 of 10 from the […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Atlantic, Rhode Island, Lasalle, Cyril Langevine, Langevine

Win $2,000 For The Spa Day Of Your Dreams

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The Band Everyone Thought Was The Beatles: Revisit the Klaatu Conspiracy of 1976

In 1976, hundreds of diehard Beatles fans became convinced that the mysterious album 3:47 EST by the band Klaatu was actually a new release from The Beatles in disguise, after a DJ in Providence, Rhode Island played one of its songs on the radio. Shortly afterward, Steve Smith discovered the album at the newspaper he worked for, Rhode Island’s The Providence Journal, listened to it, and became immediately intrigued. The album contained no photographs, no identifying information at all, a...
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With One Month To Go, We’ve Got All The Secrets To A Stress-Free Tax Day

Of all the dates saved in your calendar, chances are, Tax Day isn't the most enticing. We don’t blame you — managing your finances is intimidating. Between deductions, investments, business expenses, and all that paperwork from your side hustle, getting your accounts in order can seem overwhelming. But here’s the thing: It doesn't have to be.With one month to go until Tax Day strikes, we want to give you all the tools you’ll need to keep calm and coast through the process (while maximizing your...
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((First posted in Feb. 2012))One of the great things about researching my family's history is what I learnabout our country's history along the way. While I have a college degree in history, there are areas and topics that I've never explored before that I'vefinally encountered in the lives of my ancestors. One of those topics came up last night when I was writing my post on Deacon Samuel Edson and iscontained in this quote:"He was an active member of the council of war from 1667 to the end of K...
Tags: Google, England, Boston, Massachusetts, America, Ireland, Parliament, Charles, Dublin, Genealogy, Rhode Island, Catholics, New England, Family History, Philip, Ma

Suspect in death of woman found in trunk will stay in jail

BOSTON (AP) — A Rhode Island man will remain behind bars on charges of kidnapping a woman outside a Boston nightclub who was later found dead in the trunk of his car. Louis Coleman, of Providence, appeared Monday in Boston’s federal court to face a charge of kidnapping resulting in death. His public defender says […]
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These 8 Shoes Have Us SO Excited For Spring

Before you know it, it’ll be open-toe season once again. And you'll want to strap all sorts of colorful leathers, block heels, and delicate buckles upon your sun-deprived feet. Ever on point with the trends, the spring lineup from Brazilian cult-fave shoe brand Schutz is surely electrifying. Its snake-embossed knee-highs, minimalist lucite heels, '70s-inspired chunky platforms, and other silhouettes will uplift your style, several inches at a time.In preparation for the warmer months (which als...
Tags: Fashion, Music, United States, Rhode Island, Schutz, International Women 's Month, Schutz Djesie Sandal, Schutz Consider, Schutz Maryana Boot, Schutz Pastels, Schutz Mirlande Sandal, Schutz Renna

Tempus Fugit

LOST ONE ? GAIN SUN ? how's your lag ? SPRINGEST THEE AHEAD -------    .. By now we have stumbled around in the dark and set all of our clocks to the "right" time... We've learned to fiddle with time in ways that would make even Albert cringe... Pick a number and use it. Now we set the clocks ahead one hour: this effectively moves an hour of daylight from the morning to the evening, giving us those long summer nights. .. Some fishers relish in the thought ...
Tags: Sport, Fishing, Rhode Island, Albert, Yellowstoner, Tempus, Tempus Fugit

Russell lifts Rhode Island over UMass 94-75

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Fatts Russell scored 27 points as Rhode Island topped UMass 94-75 on Saturday. Cyril Langevine added 21 points for the Rams. Langevine also had 10 rebounds for the Rams. Jeff Dowtin had 17 points for Rhode Island (16-14, 9-9 Atlantic 10 Conference), which earned its fourth straight win. Ryan Preston added […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Atlantic, Kingston, Rhode Island, Russell, UMass, Cyril Langevine, Jeff Dowtin, Fatts Russell, Rams Langevine, Ryan Preston

Norwegian Air St. Patrick’s Day sale

If you can’t make it to Dublin for St. Patrick’s Day, know that there’s still a chance for you to soak up the holiday’s aftermath. Norwegian Air is celebrating the holiday by offering cheap one-way fares to the Republic of Ireland’s three major airports — Shannon, Cork, and Dublin — for travel from March 30 to June 23. The sale only applies to travelers flying out of New York’s Stewart International Airport and Rhode Island’s T.F. Green International Airport. Fares are available for as low as...
Tags: Travel, New York, US, Ireland, Republic Of Ireland, Air, Dublin, Rhode Island, Cork, All, Providence, Shannon, St Patrick, Stewart International Airport, Flight Deals, Norwegian Air

The Diocese of the Internet: the ministry of bishops in the social media age

The Anglican Journal, the official newspaper of the Anglican Church of Canada (ACC) published this week an article entitled, “Episcopal leadership in the age of social media” examining the ways bishops in the ACC view social media use in relationship to their ministry.   At a time when social media and digital communication are increasingly prevalent, organizations, businesses, and even churches are having to grapple with how to use social media and technology to further their objectives and, i...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Religion, Rhode Island, Ontario, Canterbury Justin Welby, Anglican Communion, Episcopal Church, Pew Research, Michael Curry, Anglican Church of Canada, Great Commission, Nicholas Knisely, Twitter and Facebook, Snapchat Instagram, Oulton

TD Bank Review | High Quality Online and Physical Banking

TD Bank is a prominent online bank and lending institution whose origin dates all the way back to 1855. As a leader in its industry, TD Bank offers a wide range of financial products aimed at individuals, families, and students. TD Bank even offers a robust commercial banking component, although its services and loan products are mostly geared to small and medium-sized enterprises. While TD Bank offers products in many parts of the United States, Canadians are also able to access some of their p...
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Quonset’s Spinard honored as Rhode Island Engineer of the Year - by Steven King

Steven King, Quonset Development Corp. Home to over 200 companies and nearly 12,000 jobs, Quonse...
Tags: Radio, Rhode Island, Steven King, Steven King Quonset Development Corp Home

Boston Realty Advisors expands into Providence

Providence, RI Boston Realty Advisors, an independently owned, full-service real estate advisory and brokerage firm in Massachusetts, ahas opened a commercial real estate brokerage office in Rhode Island. The new office will be managed by industry veteran Christopher Bi...
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The FDA Just Confirmed The Presence Of Asbestos In Makeup From Claire's

In 2017, after growing concerned about the safety of her daughter's glitter makeup from Claire's, a Rhode Island-based mother and lawyer sent samples of the product to an independent lab for testing. Yesterday, more than a year later, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration released a statement confirming those suspicions: Product samples from the brand — as well as fellow teen retailer Justice — have tested positive for asbestos, the dangerous fiber that’s linked to lung cancer, mesothelioma, and ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Justice, Washington, Fda, Dianne Feinstein, Rhode Island, Susan Collins, Claire, Ulta, U S Food Drug Administration, Pallone, Energy and Commerce, Frank Pallone Jr, MonthAshley Graham

Providence police: Teen, baby shot while riding inside car

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police in Rhode Island say an 18-year-old and a toddler were shot while riding inside a car. Providence Police Maj. David Lapatin says the two were shot Tuesday evening while they were inside a car driving on Pleasant Valley Parkway. Both the teenager and the 2½-year-old toddler were rushed to area […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Rhode Island, Providence, David Lapatin, Pleasant Valley Parkway

Russell leads Rhode Island past Saint Joseph’s 86-85 in OT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Fatts Russell scored a career-high 41 points, including Rhode Island’s final 19 points, and the Rams beat Saint Joseph’s 86-85 in overtime on Tuesday night. It’s the first time a Rhode Island player has scored 41 points since Ernie Calverley on February 5, 1943. Russell, a sophomore from nearby Imhotep Charter, was […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Philadelphia, Rhode Island, Joseph, Russell, Rams, Fatts Russell, Ernie Calverley

New chickens for 2019?

Who is picking up new spring chicks for 2019? As yall know I have lost several chickens over the past year. There was a recent incident where I left the gate to the chicken yard open - I recently picked up: 7 Barred Rocks 7 Rhode Island Reds After the video was filmed, the windows on the house were closed, and the heat lamp was lowered. An hour later the chicks did not look like they were cold. For a lot of you this is going to be redundan...
Tags: Europe, Farming, Weapon, North America, Rhode Island, Gardening & Homesteading, Rhode Island Reds, Barred Rock, Australorp

May 18: Gaithersburg Book Festival

Here's the cartoonists I've spotted on the list of authors: Alex Graudins Latest Title: Science Comics: The Brain: The Ultimate Thinking Machine ...
Tags: Comics, Maryland, Germany, New York City, Dave, New York Times, Dallas, Alex, Rhode Island, Boston Public Library, Andy, School Of Visual Arts, Facebook Twitter, Gareth, Facebook Instagram, Mike Rhode

A Gorgeous Mount Hope Farm Wedding Inspired by French Country Décor

Whimsical elegance, seaside romance and New England charm... these are just a few ways to describe this stunning Rhode Island affair captured by the always amazing Sally Pinera and planned by the ever so talented Exquisite Events Design. Trust us, you'll immediately fall in love with this wedding just like we have! From the bride's contagious smile and gorgeous gown to the fairytale tented reception covered in heavenly blooms by Flowers by Semia in lavender, cream, misty blue and sandy hues. Don...
Tags: Wedding, Rhode Island, New England, Romantic, The Blog, Don, Real Weddings, Sally Pinera

Langevine lifts Rhode Island over Dayton 72-70 in OT

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Cyril Langevine had a career-high 26 points as Rhode Island narrowly beat Dayton 72-70 in overtime on Friday night. Fatts Russell added 23 points for the Rams. Langevine hit 12 of 14 shots. He added eight rebounds and three blocks. Russell also had six rebounds for the Rams. Jeff Dowtin had […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Rhode Island, Dayton, Russell, Dayton Ohio, Cyril Langevine, Jeff Dowtin, Fatts Russell, Langevine

Best bridges in the United States

Bridges seem to captivate people more than any other structures, not only as engineering marvels that connect previously separated areas but also as local icons that become unmistakable parts of a city. They’re places to relax, places to hone your photography skills, and sometimes places to beat your head against the steering wheel when stuck in traffic. But they always bring a sense of wonder and a little bit of closeness to the water. So it’s no wonder that bridges are among the most photog...
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The best Little Italys in America

If you’re on the keto diet, don’t even bother reading this story. Because no human even hears the words “Little Italy” without smelling garlic, tasting red wine, and reflexively slipping into a carb-induced food coma. Typically, the Italian food in any neighborhood called “Little Italy” is worth the calories. You can certainly go to Little Italys in New York, Chicago, Philly, and San Francisco and be guaranteed a great meal, but Italian enclaves aren’t limited to huge cities, and the widespr...
Tags: Travel, New York, Milan, California, Boston, America, San Francisco, Italy, San Diego, Philadelphia, Santa, Cleveland, St Louis, Baltimore, Rhode Island, New England

Southwest Airlines wing scrapes runway during aborted landing in Hartford

A Southwest flight from Orlando to Hartford, Connecticut, ended up diverting to Rhode Island after trying to land three times in high winds.
Tags: News, Rhode Island, Southwest Airlines, Orlando, Southwest, Hartford, Hartford Connecticut

Bliss' New Skin-Care Line Has Actual GOLD In It

When it comes to our skin-care routines, we have our tried-and-true products that we couldn't imagine ever not using, and then we have those with glowing (pun intended) reviews that we've been compiling into an embarrassingly long "must try" list. (Clearly, we're not subscribing to Kondo just yet.) So where does land? The latter, and once you try it, the former — especially if you have sensitive skin.Wondering where the rose gold part comes in? Each and every product from the line is infused ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Bliss, United States, Rhode Island, Toner, Kondo, Bliss Rose Gold Rescue