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Rapper Pop Smoke Dead at 20

Rapper Pop Smoke Dead at 20

Pop Smoke with Hot 106 afternoon drive host Nick Rapper Pop smoke has died after a home invasion this morning.  TMZ is reporting that two men wearing masks and hoodies broke into Pop’s Hollywood Hills home and began firing shots.  He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. Pop Smoke, whose…MORE

Tom Brady Gets the Mean Tweetment

Tom Brady Gets the Mean Tweetment

It’s a big weekend for the NFL so Jimmy Kimmel Live obviously gave some of the biggest names in football the Mean Tweet treatment.  Tom Brady read not one, two but THREE mean tweets.MORE

Jessica Simpson and Justin Timberlake Were Kind of a Thing?

Jessica Simpson and Justin Timberlake Were Kind of a Thing?

M-I-C-K-E-Y W-T-F!? Jessica Simpson, who is on a MASSIVE press tour promoting her new book dropped what i consider a bomb on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night.  She revealed that she auditioned for the Mickey Mouse Club (that’s not the bomb)- something that i already knew…she then told this ridiculous story about how Chuck Norris…MORE

Kobe Bryant Tragically Dies in Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant, famed NBA Star died today in the Calabasas area of L.A. Several media outlets report that Bryant along with four other people were on board. Story developing…MORE

Rhode Island is Fun! Taylor Swift Shows love to RI on Ellen

When asked about her favorite place to vacation (and after some sorting)  Taylor Swift shouts out her second home.  Not too crazy about Ellen’s response though (especially considering her love for Rhode Island’s own Mary Halsey!)  You may recall that Taylor owns a home in the Watch Hill area.  The Rhody love comes at the 3:00 mark.MORE

Amy Schumer’s Baby Name Revealed

Amy Schumer’s Baby Name Revealed

Before Meghan Markle and Prince Harry revealed their royal baby name- Amy Schumer is letting the world know that her own baby royal- Gene Attell Fischer– is here.  This is the first child for Schumer who married the Martha’s Vineyard chef in February of 2018.  Amy shared the little guys name on Instagram with celeb…MORE

Oh Baby! The World Welcomes a New Royal- now we have a name!

  Update:  The little one’s name is- Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. I know overseas they like to use the word, “labour” but here we say, “labor”- which is what Meghan Markle went into this morning.  She and Prince Harry are now the parents of a baby boy weighing in at 7lbs 3 oz.  Name TBD.  I…MORE

Kodak Black Blows off Boston Show-Was lost- But He’s Been Found

Update:  Kodak Black is in custody.  He was arrested on weapons and drugs charges at the US Border after entering the US from Canada.  You can read more here. Things got ugly last night in Boston at the House of Blues when Kodak Black pulled his show last minute.  Judging by videos posted here the crowd…MORE

The Bachelorette: Newport Filming Locations Revealed

Will you accept this Rhode?  The Bachelorette is currently filming in Newport- the first time the franchise has come to the Ocean State (but not the first time to New England….anyone remember Winter Games in Vermont?)  According to Reality Steve: The City by the Sea filming locations will go down like this: a 1 on…MORE

An Ocean State of Love- Bachelor Nation Stars Jared + Ashley

An Ocean State of Love- Bachelor Nation Stars Jared + Ashley

Rhode Island native Jared Haibon and his fabulous fiance Ashley Iaconetti are iconic in The Bachelor universe. They stopped by Hot 106 to talk with Bachelor Superfan Bekah Berger about: -Their Newport wedding in August. -The one thing they didn’t agree on when it came to wedding planning. -House hunting in Rhode Island -Their future…MORE

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Ellen Hooks Up Milford, Mass Fam BIG TIME

Ellen Hooks Up Milford, Mass Fam BIG TIME

Ellen made the lives of some remarkable New Englanders truly forgetable.  After finding out that Milford, Ma resident Fernanda Ferreira and her family were not only big fans of the show- but that they do SO much good in their community and beyond- Ellen decided to award them with ALL of the, “12 Days” giveaways-…

10 Questions Every Rhode Islander Gets Asked

10 Questions Every Rhode Islander Gets Asked

Every state has their stereotypes, public misconceptions, and claims to fame. So, when an out-of-stater interacts with a local, naturally they have questions. And these are the questions we dread.

Where in RI To Take An Out-of-Stater

Where in RI To Take An Out-of-Stater

As a North Kingstown resident, I knew this tour required traveling outside of my neighborhood. Given five days and my minimal college student budget, here are the places I took my West Coast visitors:

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