Tag Archive for Rhode Island

Watch: Shocking Collapse at Barnum and Bailey Circus

Exclusive footage of circus accident at the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island. …read more

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Acrobats Fall in Accident at Rhode Island Circus

Acrobats fall during aerial performance at Rhode Island circus; number of injuries unclear …read more

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Mediation in Rhode Island Pension Lawsuits Fails

Mediation in Rhode Island pension lawsuits fails; challenge of landmark overhaul moves forward …read more

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Rhode Island to Improve Jobs for Mentally Disabled

Rhode Island agrees to keep residents with mental disabilities out of forced menial labor …read more

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Settlement Fails in Rhode Island Pension Overhaul

Lawyers: Vote falls short on deal in Rhode Island’s landmark pension reform; mediation ordered …read more

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Taylor Swift Makes Five-Hour Visit to Hasbro Children's Hospital in Rhode Island

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Photo Credit: Sarah BarlowTaylor Swift made a surprise visit to Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence, RI Monday. According to the hospital’s Facebook page, Taylor and her father visited with the patients for five hours. And she even played a song for the kids.

According to Rhode Island TV station WPRI, Taylor’s visit is one of the longest celebrity visits in Hasbro Children’s Hospital’s history.

She also recently visited patients at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

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Rhode Island Workers, Retirees Mull Pension Deal

Rhode Island’s public workers and retirees cast ballots to decide fate of pension settlement …read more

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Taylor Swift Trespasser Formally Charged in Rhode Island Courtroom

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Photo Credit: Sarah BarlowA man accused of trespassing at Taylor Swift‘s Rhode Island mansion on the beach has been charged with misdemeanor counts of willful trespass and disorderly conduct.

According to The Westerley Sun, 38-year-old Daniel P. Cole was brought before a judge Friday after making multiple attempts to access Taylor’s property last December. The man reportedly blocked Taylor’s driveway with his truck and then later screamed obscenities at police while they arrested him on the property.

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Rhode Island's Hot Wiener: Don't Call It a Hot Dog

Forget the ketchup and don’t call them dogs: Hot wieners are a signature dish in Rhode Island …read more

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Details From Proposed Deal in RI Pension Case

Details from proposed settlement in legal challenge to 2011 Rhode Island pension overhaul

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