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Scoreboard Roundup - 11/28/14

Scoreboard Roundup - 11/28/14

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NBA:Chicago Bulls 109 (10-6) - Boston Celtics 102 (4-9)

Golden State Warriors 106 (13-2) - Charlotte Hornets 101 (4-13)

Milwaukee Bucks 104 (10-7) - Detroit Pistons 88 (3-13)

Atlanta Hawks 100 (8-6) - New Orleans Pelicans 91 (7-7)

Top 25 College Football: Stanford 31 (7-5) - (8) UCLA 10 (9-3)

(11) Arizona 42 (10-2) - (14) Arizona St. 35 (9-3)

(17) Missouri 21 (...

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Photo of Cop Hugging Boy at Ferguson Protest Tells Poignant Story

Photo of Cop Hugging Boy at Ferguson Protest Tells Poignant Story

John Roman/iStock/Thinkstock(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Sometimes, all you really need is a good hug.

Amid the nationwide protests over the failure of a grand jury to indict a white police officer for shooting an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., freelance photographer Johnny Nguyen snapped the below picture during a demonstration in Portland, Ore., on Nov. 25.

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French President Makes Trip to Ebola-Affected Nation

French President Makes Trip to Ebola-Affected Nation

ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/Getty Images(CONAKRY, Guinea) -- French President Francois Hollande traveled to Guinea on Friday, making him the first Western leader to travel to an Ebola-affected nation.

Hollande made the trip to get a first-hand look at the conditions in Guinea and to declare the international community's "duty" to support the nation, according to his website. Upon arrival, Hollande told rep...

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Arizona Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

Arizona Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

VILevi/iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) -- Tests have come back negative for Ebola for the Arizona patient who had recently returned from Sierra Leone, county officials said Friday.

The patient had been taken from a Maricopa County residence on Friday after making a 911 call for gastrointestinal issues. The decision was made to transport the individual for testing for possible Ebola, in part due to hi...

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Wall Street Mostly Level, Dow Manages Record Close

Wall Street Mostly Level, Dow Manages Record Close

JaysonPhotography/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Wall Street finished about level on Friday, on a half day of trading, though the Dow Jones Industrial Average squeezed out a new record-high close.

The Dow gained 0.49, finishing the day at 17828.24.

The Nasdaq climbed 4.31 to 4791.63, while the SP 500 slipped off of a record close on Wednesday, dipping 5.27 to 2067.56.

On Thursday, the Organizatio...

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Missouri Gov. Announces Assistance Programs for Businesses Impacted by Ferguson Unrest

Missouri Gov. Announces Assistance Programs for Businesses Impacted by Ferguson Unrest

Office of Missouri Governor Jay Nixon(FERGUSON, Mo.) -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced on Friday state and federal assistance programs for businesses and communities impacted by the unrest in the region following Monday's grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

"North St. Louis communities that have been impacted by ci...

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WADK Local News
  • Correctional Officer Dies After North Kingstown Crash

    A correctional officer involved in a three-car accident in North Kingstown on Thanksgiving has died. Rhode Island Hospital says Jeffrey Golding died Friday at the hospital. The Rhode Island Dep...Read More

  • Cranston Ratifies Labor Contracts

     The Cranston City Council has ratified labor contracts costing about $470,000 over three years for school bus drivers and mechanics and for tradespeople such as plumbers. The final cost i...Read More

  • Providence Hosting Huge Bridge Championship

      Thousands of card players are in Providence this weekend for a championship event in the game of bridge.  The eleven day North American Bridge Championship is being held at the Rhode Is...Read More

  • D.U.I. Taskforce Makes Several Arrests

    The Southern Rhode Island DUI Task force is reporting a busy start to the Thanksgiving weekend.  Between Wednesday night and early yesterday, task force officers made 14 drunk driving arrests....Read More

  • Fire Displaces 3 Providence Families

    An electrical malfunction is being blamed for a fire that displaced eight residents of a Providence apartment building early on Thanksgiving day. Officials say the fire in the Calla Street home...Read More

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