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1 dead, 4 injured in Minnesota dispensary shooting

BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) – A 67-year-old man unhappy with the healthcare he received opened fire at a clinic on Tuesday, killing one and injuring four others, and bomb technicians were investigating a suspicious device left there -bas and others at a motel where he was staying, authorities said. The five …

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Biden focuses on the US economy; Trump promises more challenges to election result

through: Dean Reynolds, Ji Suk Yi, Elizabeth Chmurak and Sean Noone Posted: November 16, 2020 / 10:41 a.m. EST / Update: November 16, 2020 / 8:34 PM EST WILMINGTON, Del. (Nation Now– President-elect Joe Biden focused on reviving a pandemic-stricken US economy on Monday as he prepares to take office, …

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Photos: pro-Trump protesters denounce vote count

through: ADAM GELLER Associated Press Posted: November 6, 2020 / 9:16 PM EST / Update: November 6, 2020 / 9:31 PM EST Pro-Trump protesters – some openly carrying guns and handguns – gathered outside vote counting centers in a few cities across the country on Friday, responding to President Donald …

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Woman Who Falsely Accused Black Teenager Arrested, Apologizes – WPRI.com

Posted: January 8, 2021 / 8:49 am EST / Update: January 8, 2021 / 5:41 PM EST This booking photo provided by the California Ventura County Sheriff’s Office shows Miya Ponsetto. Ponsetto, who falsely accused a black teenage girl of stealing her phone and then tackled it at a New …

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Mattiello accepts loss to Fenton-Fung in District 15 race

CRANSTON, RI (WPRI) – A major election night upheaval in Rhode Island drew closer to formalization on Wednesday morning as Democratic House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello released a statement acknowledging the defeat of GOP challenger Barbara Ann Fenton-Fun in District 15 of Cranston House. “First of all, a sincere thank you …

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IDOL Finalizes New Rules For Enforcement Of Rides And Rides Safety Law | Best Stories

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) – The Illinois Department of Labor has finalized new rules aimed at improving the safety and efficiency of the amusement ride industry. The rules, which have been in the works since 2018, guide how IDOL will enforce the Rides and Rides Safety Act. “My staff and I …

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Amid complaints, class sizes shrink for Providence Virtual Academy

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) – The Providence Virtual Learning Academy will no longer have 52 students per teacher in elementary school, following complaints from parents and teachers about the virtual school. The stand-alone virtual academy (known as VLA) was launched on September 14 at a rocky start due to the large …

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Pandemic causes long walks, trash talk and sometimes cleaner beaches

Posted: Jul 24, 2020 / 6:00 PM EDT / Update: Jul 28, 2020 / 4:19 PM EDT PORTSMOUTH, RI (WPRI) ─ For Brian Patterson, trash language is nothing new. The Portsmouth resident learned how to keep beaches clean early on and passed this lesson on to his children. “Little by …

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President Trump becomes first president to be impeached twice

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) – President Donald Trump is now the first president to be impeached twice. Nexstar Washington correspondent Basil John explains the position of lawmakers on the issue. “This beacon of democracy has become the site of a vicious attack,” said Congressman Jim McGovern (D-Mass.). McGovern and other lawmakers pushed …

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