Hands-Free Legislation Moves Forward in Massachusetts

Massachusetts already prohibits texting while driving and drivers under the age of 18 from using handheld electronic devices. The new bill would extend the latter to drivers of all ages.

Hands-Free Legislation Moves Forward in Massachusetts

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Annual Toys for Tots collection drive kicks off

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Providence man asks for public's help catching porch pirate

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Autonomous vehicles in Providence still going strong

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Marijuana patients, dispensaries criticize new state regulations

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Kid’s dream still running strong, 100,000 pairs of shoes later

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Autonomous vehicles in Providence still going strong

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Education Summit brainstorms tactics to improve public education in RI

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RI Food Bank hosts open house

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Suspect identified in officer-involved shooting

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Annual Toys for Tots collection drive kicks off

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Autonomous vehicles in Providence still going strong

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Kid’s dream still running strong, 100,000 pairs of shoes later

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Marijuana patients, dispensaries criticize new state regulations

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‘It’s a shot to morale’: No food for families at RI Veterans Home

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Detective: Possible murder weapon in death of elderly Woonsocket woman discovered

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First Annual Senior Bowl Held at North Kingstown High School

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Russell leads Rhode Island over Providence 75-61

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Brown dominates Merrimack, 82-55

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Have you signed up for Medicare?

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Ho, Ho, Holiday Dress for the Kids!

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Call 12 for Action

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Cyber Monday May Not Be Best Deals

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Experts urge safe practices when decorating this holiday season

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Dear Santa: Christmas wishes granted anonymously through USPS

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Retailers expect to make more money this holiday season

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Many drivers miss non-recall warnings from car makers

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Report: Education is key while purchasing toys for children

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RI family temporarily living in Seekonk motel denied SNAP benefits after state mixup

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Call 12 for Action: Tesla solar panel problems solved

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No more early morning workouts allowed at East Providence gym

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Target 12: Cafeteria Concerns

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Newsmakers 12/6/2019: Jesse Mermell; soccer in Pawtucket

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Executive Suite 12/5/2019: Westport Rivers; Centreville Bank

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Tonight at 5: Inside the Bomb Squad

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Tonight at 5: Inside the Bomb Squad

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Newswmakers 11/27/2019: Hunger in RI; Mayor Elorza

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Tonight at 5: Finding Hope

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Target 12: Mall Milestone

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Newsmakers 11/22/2019: Brown U. President Christina Paxson

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The Cold Case Cards: Who Killed Amon Jamiel?

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Target 12: Investigating Antique Plates Preview

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Digital Originals

12 on 12 Digital Original: Winter Weather Outlook

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12 on 12 Digital Original: Winter Weather Outlook - Wackiest Weather

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