Dangerous rip currents had Misquamicut Beach lifeguards making over one dozen rescues each on Wednesday.
Crews had the scene clear by 9 p.m., and all travel lanes were reopened to traffic.
The appointment comes in the wake of a ticketing scandal within the city's police department.
The 15-year-old was walking on Rounds Street at about 6:30 a.m. when a man exited a parked van and grabbed her backpack from behind.
Tune in Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. as Eyewitness News and The Providence Journal host a live debate between Ken Block and Allan Fung.
The auto club said that Donna Carbone's family has used the service 30 times in the past three years, while on average members use only one …
Chafee wasn't in office when the deal was created, but he was as the company crumbled.
Police responded to a East Providence home after receiving reports that a man with a sword had barricaded himself inside.
Hector Mendoza, 30, of Beecher Street, was arrested by Rhode Island State Police at his apartment Thursday morning.
According to the Lincoln Fire Department, the SUV left the road just north of the Rt. 123 off-ramp at about 6:10 p.m.
Mary Lu Bilek talks about leading the region's only public law school; Cristina Garmendia on helping local cities sell surplus property.
Open government groups are criticizing an opinion by the Rhode Island attorney general's office that a state department could charge a fee f…
The U.S. is already launching airstrikes against Islamic State group targets in Iraq and Obama is considering similar action in Syria.
The funny lady's career spanned decades and survived many ups and downs.
Joan Rivers is in a New York City hospital after going into cardiac arrest, police and hospital officials said.
Search teams have been looking for the missing pilot since shortly after the jet crashed around 9 a.m. Wednesday.
You can now let your fingers do the clicking to report a pothole in Woonsocket.
Pawtucket Police are looking for a male suspect alleged to have assaulted a female.
Now that there's a new deal, shoppers and workers are back in evidence at the New Bedford Market Basket.
Rhode Island officials say the state has received its first payment from a lawsuit settlement involving ex-Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's …
Rhode Island health officials say residents should avoid recreational activities at a reservoir where an algae bloom has formed.
Campaign experts say Jorge Elorza must perform well on the East Side and Michael Solomon must hold on to his Latino support.
The Boston Bruins have agreed to a long term affiliation with the Providence Bruins of the AHL.
Danny Valencia had a pinch-hit, go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh inning that lifted the Toronto Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 5-…