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Christmas play helps give back to comedian's cause

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) — Ant’ny Claus 2 will make you laugh, but the face behind the foundation it’s raising money for might make you cry. 371 more words


Going the distance for a cure without moving an inch

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A Warwick man may not cover a lot of ground on his bicycle, but he’s ridden thousands of miles and raised about $200,000 for an important cause. 264 more words


Unique Veterans Day ceremony has honored the year's fallen for decades

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — When Rhode Island troops returned home from World War I, they were asked what meal they missed the most as a commemorative event for the first Veterans Day was planned. 342 more words


A political struggle with a smile to keep town moderator post alive

WARREN, R.I. (WPRI) — Warren may no longer be on the short list of towns with elected town moderators after next Tuesday, but that didn’t stop a political rookie from giving a run for the office a shot. 407 more words


Paying it forward under the hood

EAST GREENWICH, R.I. (WPRI) — Sometimes paying it forward involves a toolbox.

It could be something under your hood. Maybe you heard a squeak, or worse. 257 more words


New citizens discuss 2016 election at naturalization ceremony in downtown Houston

HOUSTON — Sixty-six U.S. citizens from 35 different countries pledged allegiance to the U.S. flag Thursday for the first time at City Hall in Houston. 74 more words


Death called more than a dozen times, but this Marine didn't answer

COVENTRY, R.I. (WPRI) — Even the author of “A Few Good Angels” didn’t initially believe the luck connected to how he survived more than a dozen brushes with death. 370 more words