PROVIDENCE, R. I. — A 77-year-old woman who told police she'd accidentally stepped on the gas instead of the brakes drove a Camaro through the Santander Bank plate-glass entry on Smith Street on Friday morning. The woman was taken to the hospital as a precaution, police said, but apparently sustained no injuries during the 11 a.m.
MONROE - Seven months after the state was supposed to send STAR tax-relief checks to new homeowners, John and Janet Gorgone are still waiting for theirs. The state's bungled effort to begin converting the 20-year-old program to a check system instead of an upfront discount on school taxes already has prompted waves of citizen complaints, a legislative grilling, bills to reverse the program change and the adoption of a proposed remedy in the state budget enacted this month.
Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has cautioned against accepting the Western narrative of his nation’s six-year war and said that President Donald Trump was merely being used by U. S. institutions to advance Washington’s interests around the world. In the Syrian leader’s late
Former U. S. President George H. W. Bush was discharged on Friday from a Houston hospital where he was treated for a mild case of pneumonia and chronic bronchitis, a family spokesman said. Bush, 92, was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on April 14 for a cough that was later diagnosed as a mild c