Audubon Offers Tips for Feeding Birds in Winter
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 05:15:15 GMT
It's cold and snowy out there, but despite the temperature, many Rhode Islanders consistently buckle up their boots and head out in the cold to fill their bird feeders each week.
Mike VaccaroTitle games have something for everyone -- mostly Patriots fans
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 04:56:06 GMT
We don't always get this kind of diverse buffet table on Championship Sunday, a high-end brunch that will satisfy everyone from cornflakes lovers to omelet aficionados to the heretics who actually prefer Canadian bacon to a nice extra-crispy slab of Nueske's. If you prefer a well-established dynasty playing as much for its place in history as for another duck-boat parade, there are the Patriots.
Official: Plan to exclude Florida from drilling isn't final
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 04:37:59 GMT
The Trump administration's promise to exempt Florida from an offshore drilling plan is not a formal action, an Interior Department official said Friday in a statement that Democrats said contradicted a high-profile announcement by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. Zinke has proposed opening nearly all U.S. coastline to offshore oil and gas drilling, but said soon after announcing the plan that he will keep Florida "off the table" when it comes to offshore drilling.
Olivia Culpo dons clear framed glasses at LAX
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:24:20 GMT
Specs appeal! Olivia Culpo dons clear framed glasses at LAX... after making debut in Sports Illustrated's 2018 Swimsuit Rookie Class But on Friday, Olivia Culpo went with a more casual look as she prepared to board her flight at LAX. The 25-year-old slipped into a Gucci T-shirt and black pants, as well as donning a cute pair of clear-framed glasses for the trip.
AFC Championship game expected to boost Providence economy
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:23 GMT
It is a big weekend for Patriots fans and the city of Providence as the AFC Championship game is expected to bring hundreds of thousands of dollars into the city. "We get the lion share of the business for hotels and restaurants because basically everyone stays in Providence," says John Gibbons with the Rhode Island Sports Commission.
State & Region Briefs
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:08:21 GMT
A jury has awarded a man who said he was fired for taking medical leave $1.2 million for wrongful termination.
DCYF worker who visited condemned East Providence home placed on administrative leave
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:23:28 GMT
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. A Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth and Families has been placed on administrative leave after visiting the East Providence home housing dozen of animals in foul conditions just a day before it was condemned. DCYF communications director Kerri White told ABC6 that the worker who visited the Floyd Avenue home last Thursday was placed on paid administrative leave on the following day pending an internal investigation.