PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Hasbro Inc. (HAS) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $129.2 million.
On a per-share basis, the Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of 93 cents.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Hasbro Inc. (HAS) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $142 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company said it had net income of $1.02 per share.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man convicted of fatally shooting another man during a traffic confrontation on Halloween night in 2020 has been sentenced to life in prison, prosecutors said.
SEEKONK, Mass. (AP) — A married couple from Rhode Island were identified Tuesday as the victims of a fatal car crash in Massachusetts on Monday evening.
Robert Langevin, 70, of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, had stopped his Corvette at a stop sign at the intersection with Route 44 in Seekonk at about 6 p.m., according to a statement from the Bristol district attorney's office.
WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) — Environmental officials are urging residents to avoid a stretch of the Blackstone River after finding that sewage was leaking into the river from a wastewater treatment plant on Sunday.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — High school students walked out of school in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, on Wednesday and rallied at city hall to protest inaction in Congress and at many state capitols on gun control.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Hasbro Inc. (HAS) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $61.2 million.
On a per-share basis, the Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of 44 cents.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Three Connecticut newspapers have been sold to a Rhode Island-based company.
The New Britain Herald, Bristol Press and the Chronicle of Willimantic were sold by Central Connecticut Communications to Rhode Island Suburban Newspapers, the papers announced.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A Rhode Island man convicted of killing his friend and setting fire to his home after they had a falling out was sentenced to prison for life on Monday.
Sayyid Coggins, 44, of Pawtucket, was found guilty by a jury last week of first-degree murder and arson in the April 2014 killing of Justin Downey in New Bedford, according to a statement from the office of Bristol District Attorney Thomas Quinn III.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man who had been accused of sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 14 over a period of several years has been convicted by a jury of multiple charges, the state attorney general's office said Thursday.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island woman charged with murder and neglect in the fentanyl-related death of her 2-year-old son was held without bail at her initial court appearance Monday.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — Three people face charges related to the overdose death of a two-year-old in Rhode Island last year, police said Friday.
Authorities responding to a report of an unresponsive child found the toddler in a home in Pawtucket Dec.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — The suspect in a fatal stabbing outside a Pawtucket liquor store on Tuesday was held without bail at his arraignment Wednesday on a first-degree murder charge.
Michael Alvarado, 22, of Pawtucket, is charged in the death of Ferdinand Reyes outside Star Wine Liquors at about 5:30 p.m.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — A Cumberland man has died after being shot in Pawtucket over the weekend, police said Monday.
Jovani L. Velez, 28, was shot near the intersection of Carnation Street and Broadway at about 7:45 p.m.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — One person was killed and several others were sent to the hospital after a fire at a low-income housing complex in Rhode Island, authorities said.
The fire at the six-story Coats Manor apartment building in Pawtucket was reported at about 2 p.m.