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Facing hit-and-run charges, Avedisian resigns as RIPTA chief

Facing hit-and-run charges, Avedisian resigns as RIPTA chief

Scott Avedisian ends speculation about his future following his arrest last month in a hit-and-run rear-end crash at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Warwick. Avedisian submitted a very detailed, two page letter of resignation to Governor Dan McKee.MORE

Small helicopter crashes into South County pond

Small helicopter crashes into South County pond

By Steve Klamkin WPRO News A small helicopter testing experimental equipment crashed into Worden’s Pond in South Kingstown Tuesday morning, the pilot and a passenger were quickly rescued by a Good Samaritan fisherman as the craft sank to the bottom, police said. Both the pilot and passenger sustained minor injuries. The pilot was treated on…MORE

 What to expect in the April 2 presidential and state primaries

What to expect in the April 2 presidential and state primaries

Although multiple names remain on the presidential ballots in Wisconsin, Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island, President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump face no major challengers and already have secured more delegates than they need to win their parties’ nominations at the conventions this summer.MORE