By: Kirsten Glavin kglavin@abc6.com A statement to the Fall River Office of Economic Development Board obtained by ABC6 News Thursday details shocking accusations against Mayor Jasiel Correia. The board president, Frank Marchione said the executive board...
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By: Samantha Fenlon news@abc6.com Attorneys representing the family of Aaron Hernandez said that much of the information leaked from state agencies are false. Lead defense attorney Jose Baez has unequivocally denied the story that claimed Hernandez had a...
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By: The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ The police union in Rhode Island's largest city is asking political leaders to reject a sweeping new ordinance that would ban discriminatory profiling by police, limit use of a gang database...
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You may not expect to see teens operating heavy machinery, but that was the goal at the RhodeWorks Construction Career Days, which took place Wednesday and Thursday at the RIDOT Midstate Maintenance Facility.
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By: The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ The Deloitte consulting firm is providing Rhode Island with a $27 million credit to cover costs of the faulty rollout of the state's new benefits system. The state Department of Human...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 SPRINGFIELD, M.A. – A 22-year-old Springfield man has been arrested after a police raid led to the seizure of a large amount of cocaine, heroin, a fully loaded handgun, and  ammunition, police say. After...
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By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 SALEM, Mass. – A city known for celebrating the occult is drawing attention after its mayor snapped a photo that appears to show a scowling face trapped in a street lamp.              Salem...
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By: The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. – The Coast Guard in Rhode Island is trying to stop people using buoys as target practice, saying shooting at the navigational aids may be fun, but it's also a federal...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 TAUNTON, Mass. — Two teenagers involved in an armed robbery and shooting at a package store Wednesday night in Taunton have been arrested, according to Taunton Police...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 FALL RIVER, M.A. – Police are seeking assistance identifying a suspect wanted for attempted robbery. Around 4:00PM on April 21, 2017 officers responded to Bedford Street for a report of an Attempted...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 FALL RIVER, M.A. – Fall River Police are seeking help looking for an elderly man with dementia who was reported missing on Thursday. Authorities are searching for 69-year-old Thomas Furtado, who was last...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 ATTLEBORO, Mass. — A FedEx driver from North Providence helped rescue a person trapped after a car crash on 95 North in Attleboro Wednesday afternoon...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza unveiled his $734 million budget proposal Wednesday night...
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By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The State of Rhode Island has sent duplicate income-tax refund checks to the tune of around $364,000 to approximately 500 people...
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By News Staff news@abc6.com The Associated Press Rhode Island's second-largest hospital system is announcing layoffs as it tries to cut costs. Care New England said Wednesday that it's making a "wide array'' of layoffs but didn't say how many of its...
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By: Rebecca Turco Email: rturco@abc6.com Twitter: @RTurcoABC6 Facebook: RebeccaTurcoABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. – A man convicted of killing his girlfriend 25 years ago is once again accused of killing a girlfriend. In opening statements, prosecutors said...
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