Man arrested in Twin River robbery, warrant out for second suspect

LINCOLN, R.I. (WLNE) – One of the two suspects involved in an armed robbery of two men at Twin River casino is now in custody. Detectives from the Lincoln and Plainville, Mass. police departments located and seized the vehicle used by the suspects. They then arrested Anthony Mirabile, 24 of Plainville. He is in the custody of Plainville police.
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About 2,000 gallons of hydrogen peroxide leak in Woonsocket

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WJAR) — The Woonsocket Fire Department was called to a hazmat situation Friday afternoon. Crews responded to a sewage treatment plant on Highland Corporate Drive at about 2:30 p.m. Fire officials told NBC 10 News about 2,000 gallons of hydrogen peroxide leaked. While the chemical can cause breathing...
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Co-conspirator of former Fall River mayor sentenced

BOSTON (AP) — An associate of the recently convicted former mayor of Fall River has been sentenced for his role in a scheme to extort money from marijuana vendors. Federal prosecutors said Hildegar Camara was sentenced Wednesday to three years of probation, including 18 months of home confinement. The 60-year-old Camara will also have to perform 150 hours of community service for each year of his probation.

Boston nightclub to require proof of vaccination

BOSTON (WHDH) - A Boston nightclub will be requiring proof of vaccination for people hoping to go maskless in the club. The new policy at Jacques Cabaret is due to the recent uptick in the Delta variant. It will go into effect for all shows starting two weeks from Friday.
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72-Year-Old Woman Hurt, Likely To Face Charges After Crashing Car Into Attleboro Home

ATTLEBORO (CBS) – A 72-year-old woman is expected to face charges after police say she sped off from a crash scene and then slammed her car into a house in Attleboro early Thursday morning. It started around 5:30 a.m. when two cars were involved in a minor accident at West and North Main Streets. But police said one of the drivers, an unidentified 72-year-old woman, took off down West Street. About a quarter of a mile away, she lost control of her car on a turn, hit a sign outside a dentist’s office, then struck a fire hydrant and a chain link fence...

Massachusetts State Police seize 3,100 bags of heroin hidden in cereal box

“On Friday, July 16, just before 12:30 a.m. Trooper Scott Boutell was working out of the Massachusetts State Police-Shelburne Falls Barracks. It was then that he observed a black Subaru Forrester with improper auxiliary lights illuminated, and an illegible handwritten temporary license plate. Trooper Boutell then activated his blue lights...

Two shot on Harris Avenue in Cranston

CRANSTON, R.I. (WLNE) – Police are on the scene of a shooting on Harris Avenue in Cranston. Colonel Michael Winquist confirmed to ABC6 a man and woman were shot Thursday evening on Harris Avenue. They are currently at Rhode Island Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Col. Winquist said one person...
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Dangerous driver caught on dash cam

NEWTON, Mass. — As a construction crew pulls up to the intersection of Grant and Beacon streets in Newton, a chaotic scene erupted right on camera. On Wednesday, the driver of the red SUV blew through a red light on Beacon. An unmarked police car was at the light. They followed the SUV as it drove erratically toward Newton Center, passing cars and even crossing the double yellow lines and driving into oncoming traffic.
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5 Best Barbecue Restaurants in Massachusetts

In today's world, barbecue is a huge part of American cooking, with four different regions claiming to make the best barbecue - Texas, Memphis, North Carolina, and Kansas City. Each style of sauce is unique - there are sauces with base ingredients such as tomatoes and molasses or mustard, brown sugar, and vinegar. Garlic, salt, and paprika are often used in dry rubs and brines, while chili powder or something spicy is also popular. For the most part, the main ingredient in Texas is beef, while in North Carolina and Memphis, it's pork. Barbecue, whether slow-cooked or smoked, with homemade sauces and rubs, regardless of how it is prepared or what kind of meat is used, always ends with the same outcome - happy and satisfied customers.
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Car fleeing crash slams into Attleboro home

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) — Police are investigating after a woman slammed her vehicle into the side of an Attleboro home Thursday morning. The 72-year-old Attleboro woman had previously been involved in another crash at North Main and West streets, according to police. She then took off from that scene, eventually...