Candidates for mayor want to offer "creative incentives" or promotions to bring officers back to Providence.
A 25-year-old man assaulted a 19-year-old woman with a knife in an apartment on Brook Street just before 3 p.m., police said.
Dias Kadyrbayev, 20, is accused of removing a backpack containing emptied-out fireworks from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm room.
The decommissioned aircraft carrier has left its port in Rhode Island en route to Texas, where it will be scrapped.
Tune in at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 26 for the live WPRI 12/Journal debate between Democrats Angel Taveras, Gina Raimondo, and Clay Pell.
Amos Robinson, 51, was arrested Thursday by Cumberland police, with the assistance of Central Falls police.
An official at Emory University Hospital stressed that their release poses no public health risk.
Mayoral candidate wants to hire someone to oversee road repairs and change the way the city hires snow plow contractors.
Protesters gathered Wednesday and marched down Francis Street holding signs and chanting, "Hands up, don't shoot!"
Removing two excavators mired in muck is project that is now part of another project at T.F. Green.
Boston investigators say an electrical problem is to blame for a fire that left one person dead and nine other injured.
The settlement requires the second-largest U.S. bank to reduce some homeowners' loan balances, provide new loans to low-income buyers and ad…
The U.S. Navy has turned down an attempt by the Bureau of Indian Affairs to get surplus land on Aquidneck Island for the Narragansett Indian…
The new president of the liberal arts college in Norton, Mass., talks about his vision for the school and the challenges facing higher ed.
Since the guard's arrival Monday, protests in the small section of town that had been the center of nightly unrest have begun to subside.
The aircraft carrier, which played an important role in the Cuban Missile Crisis, is on her way to Texas to be scrapped.
Officials concluded it was a hoax or an empty threat and allowed workers back into the building.
The Rhode Island Department of Health is holding an informational meeting on Ebola Thursday night.
The first episode of Saved by the Bell aired 25 years ago on Wednesday. Here's a look at the stars, then and now.
Garrett Richards lay on the ground for several minutes, his left knee damaged and his season seemingly over.
Tom Brady left the practice field Wednesday and for the first time this season, strode through the locker room to the media room podium rath…
Mo'ne Davis didn't have her best stuff when she and her Philadelphia teammates needed it most, and Las Vegas took advantage.
Cheri Angell won Thursday's Pic of the Day with this shot.
Fire crews were called to a New Bedford home late Wednesday night after receiving reports of a stove fire.
Fung and Block went head-to-head in a debate at WPRO radio with less than three weeks before the September primary.