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Updated at 2:23 PM

WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — An 800-pound Rhode Island man says he's been kicked out of a hospital's in-patient weight loss program for ordering pizza.Steven Assanti, of Cranston, says he is addicted to food and has been enrolled in a weight loss program at Rhode Island Hospital for the past 80 days. He says he's lost more than 20 pounds.

Updated at 2:16 PM

America is as always in the midst of a bitter debate over guns.

Updated at 2:04 PM

A fire that damaged the north wing of Delaware’s Legislative Hall has been ruled an accident.

Posted at 2:00 PM

Members of the Wesley College men’s basketball team recently traveled to Benjamin Banneker Elementary School in Milford to work with some of the students.

Updated at 1:26 PM

The grand opening of Northway Church’s Milford location, its fourth location since Buddy and Debbie Cremeans founded the church in 2002, was held Oct. 4 at 22033 Shockey Road.

Updated at 12:34 PM

Some police chases end in crashes. Others end in … the Indian Ocean?

Updated at 11:58 AM

Don Landgren cartoon mocking the Pumpkin Spice craze.

Updated at 11:57 AM

Actress Ashley Benson has apologized after sparking up Internet uproar on Tuesday this week when she posted a snap of herself wearing a "Cecil the Lion" costume on her Instagram account. 

Updated at 11:20 AM

BOISE, Idaho — A restaurant manager gave an Idaho mother a free meal after two other customers delivered a scathing note to her table, accusing her baby of "ruining" their dinner.

Updated at 10:57 AM

An Alabama television reporter's attempt to interview a city commissioner went haywire on Tuesday when the local politician hit the reporter in the face.

Updated at 10:47 AM

If you think your commute is bad, try getting stuck in a traffic jam with thousands of other people in Beijing. 

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