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‘Fatherly chat’ or ‘blowing a gasket’? Jury deliberating in trial of Pawtucket officer who shot teen driver.

Pawtucket Police Officer Daniel Dolan Jr., is charged with multiple felonies in the shooting of a teen driver outside a West Greenwich pizza parlor in June 2021.

PODCAST

Senator Reed provides insights on sending tanks to Ukraine

On the Rhode Island Report podcast, the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman also talks about the new Pawtucket/Central Falls train station and the presence of “tranq” in the local drug supply.

FOOD

Lynn’s Nightshade Noodle Bar, Lowell’s Red Rose, and Cambridge’s Pagu among James Beard semifinalist nods

Plus more local accolades and the complete list of chefs up for Best Chef: Northeast.

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How long will it take to find a new president for RIC?

Not much progress has been made on finding a leader since former president Frank Sanchez announced he was leaving more than a year ago.

COLUMN | DAN MCGOWAN

After 11 years, Providence’s greatest police chief is leaving on his own terms

Hugh Clements will be remembered for building the high-quality department that no one would have predicted Providence could have.

Coastal agency gets the deputy director it tried to hire months ago

Laura Miguel had been acting as deputy director at the independent regulatory agency since predecessor Jim Boyd retired.

DEVRA FIRST

M&Ms, Tucker Carlson, and why candy is political

When inclusion is on the ingredients list, candy becomes red meat.

RI POLITICS

R.I. Supreme Court asked to remove newly appointed Chariho school committee member

The legal battle reflects a larger ideological battle over public education, with a regional school committee split between liberals and conservatives.

RI NEWS

Results released in R.I. girl’s request for DNA evidence of Santa

The evidence showed “that something magical may be at play,” the police in Cumberland, R.I. reported.

RI CRIME

Rhode Island crime news: January 2023

Regular updates from police and the Rhode Island courts.

RHODE MAP

All eyes are on Chariho tonight

There's a school committee battle brewing in the Chariho Regional School District that could soon end up in a courtroom.