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Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Rocked by Hurricane-Force Winds Off US Coast

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Rocked by Hurricane-Force Winds Off US Coast

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) It was a scary night at sea for the passengers aboard Royal Caribbean cruise ship Anthem of the Seas as they were caught in hurricane-force winds off the Carolina coast Sunday night.

Furniture tumbled over, ceilings fell down and table-top objects crashed to the ground as the ship tried to regain it's footing amid 30-foot waves, with the compan...

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Italian President Sergio Mattarella Begins Week-Long Visit to US

Italian President Sergio Mattarella Begins Week-Long Visit to US

Michele Tantussi/Getty Images(ROME) Italian President Sergio Mattarella will meet President Obama at the White House Monday as part of his first seven-day official visit to the United States during which he will visit Washington, New York and Houston.

Mattarella will be accompanied to his meetings Monday by Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni and both will hold further talks with U.S. Sec...

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Chris Christie Invokes Bill Clinton in 'Wide Open' GOP Race

Chris Christie Invokes Bill Clinton in 'Wide Open' GOP Race

ABC News(NEW YORK) A day before voters go to the polls in the first-in-the-nation primary in New Hampshire, Chris Christie said he believes the race is now wide open and pointed to Bill Clinton as evidence.

No one knows what's going on in this race at all, the New Jersey governor and Republican presidential candidate said on Good Morning America Monday.

We sense real momentum on the ground...

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Budweiser Says It Didn't Pay Peyton Manning to Mention Beer

Budweiser Says It Didn't Pay Peyton Manning to Mention Beer

TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) Peyton Manning must really love Budweiser.

Manning said twice during his post Super Bowl 50 interviews that he plannd to drink a lot of Budweiser Sunday night, but Budweiser's head of communications tweeted that the quarterback wasn't paid to mention the beer.

Mannings' comments came on the field and on the podium, both moments after his Su...

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"Kung Fu Panda 3" Stays on Top at the Box Office

"Kung Fu Panda 3" Stays on Top at the Box Office

DreamWorks Animation(NEW YORK) -- Kung Fu Panda 3 scored another box office win during Super Bowl weekend.

The animated sequel earned an estimated 21 million dollars in its second weekend of release to top three new films.

The Coen brothers' Hail, Caesar! opened in second place, collecting 11.4 million dollars. It boasts an all-star cast that includes George Clooney, Josh Brolin, Ralph Fiennes,...

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Chipotle Closing Restaurants Monday for Food Safety Staff Meeting

Chipotle Closing Restaurants Monday for Food Safety Staff Meeting

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill is shutting down all of its restaurants for four hours on Monday.

The Mexican food chain will close its 2,000 restaurants to hold a company-wide staff meeting to talk about its new food safety program.

"We are hosting a national team meeting to thank our employees for their hard work during this difficult time, discuss some of the food safet...

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WADK Local News
  • Police Searching For Missing Man In East Providence

    Police are continuing their search for a missing man in East Providence.  Joseph Pinheiro hasn't been seen since early last month.  Police say he was last spotted at an ATM in Seekonk...Read More

  • Norovirus Scare At Rhode Island College

    Rhode Island College is looking into an uptick of gastrointestinal illness reports.  The campus' Health Services reported a rise in both students on-and off-campus with symptoms consistent...Read More

  • 13 Men Arrested In Cranston Prostitution Sting

    More than a dozen men are behind bars stemming from a prostitution sting in Cranston.  Late last month, police set up a bust and posted a prostitution ad on Backpage.com.  The operation w...Read More

  • Schools Evacuated After Receiving Bomb Threats

    Police say schools were once again evacuated in Middletown and Newport in connection to bomb threats.  Rogers High School, Thompson Middle School and Middletown High School were evacuated yest...Read More

  • Police Are Looking Into Two Deaths

    Police are releasing the names of two women found dead inside an Exeter home.  Officers were called to a home on Skunk Hill Road Wednesday after a man found his mother and stepsister unconscio...Read More

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