The Rhode Island State Fire Marshal’s office confirms one person has died after a fire Sunday afternoon in Pawtucket.
A gunman who vowed online to shoot two “pigs” in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two New York City officers in a patrol car and fatally shot them in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station and killing himself, authorities said.
On Saturday, Cranston Police arrested 33 year old Sophors Suong, a former resident who currently lives in Gulfport, Florida.
Tiverton police have charged a man with possession of heroin and drunk driving after he was involved in a crash in Fall River.
Police want the public’s help identifying a man suspected of shoplifting from the Wrentham Outlets.
Jonas Gray scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 1-yard run early in the fourth quarter after the Patriots intercepted Geno Smith, and New England clinched a first-round playoff bye with a 17-16 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday.
The final weekend before Christmas, shoppers at the Warwick Mall used their final nuggets of free time to put lines through shrinking shopping lists.
A bridge to Cape Cod has been temporarily shut down after tractor-trailer struck construction scaffolding on the span.
North Providence officials have completed a review of documents detailing benefits paid out to embattled Coventry Fire Chief Paul Labbadia.
The University of Rhode Island has been awarded three grants totaling more than $400,000 to buy state-of-the-art technology to support teaching and research.
Governor Elect Gina Raimondo selects Providence Emergency Director Peter Gaynor to lead RIEMA.
Police say the chase started Saturday in Woonsocket, and ended in Uxbridge, Massachusetts.
Two people were hurt early Saturday morning after a car wreck in Bellingham.
Ted’s roundup tackles Raimondo’s jobs crunch, Chafee giving himself an “A” grade, the mixed jobs numbers for RI, why Elorza is keeping Pare and Clements, some Christmas fun and much more.
Gonzalez was charged in connection with the June 2013 shooting in which 12-year-old Aynis Vargas was killed and three women were injured.
Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.
New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman and running back LeGarrette Blount will not play against the New York Jets on Sunday because of injuries.
The state’s official sailing vessel is getting a sprucing up.
KINGTSON, R.I. (AP) — E.C. Matthews had only four points by halftime, but roared to life after the break to finish with 23 as
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — LaDontae Henton scored 27 points, Kris Dunn added 16 with 11 assists and Providence coasted past Massachusetts 85-65 on Saturday.
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The state Department of Labor and Training is investigating wage complaints from former employees of a Providence deli.
The Blackstone River Valley is the newest national historical park.
The founder of the Newport jazz and folk festivals is being honored by The Recording Academy.
Michael Hutchinson made 30 saves and Mathieu Perreault broke a tie with 23 seconds left in the second period in the Winnipeg Jets’ 2-1 victory over the Bruins on Friday night.
Moving the ball crisply one day after the NBA assists leader was traded to the Dallas Mavericks, the Celtics beat the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves 114-98 on Friday night.
In his rookie season, Rick Porcello hit Boston’s Kevin Youkilis in the back with the first pitch of the second inning.
In yet another move for the retooling Padres, San Diego obtained third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox for catcher Ryan Hanigan on Friday night.
Jake Peavy agreed to a $24 million, two-year contract to stay with San Francisco, two people familiar with the negotiations said Friday.
The New England offensive line, maligned through the early weeks of the season, has rebounded to do a terrific job protecting the team’s 37-year-old prime asset.
The city of Providence hosted a special WaterFire ahead of the Christmas holiday.
Rhode Island is benefiting from a settlement with T-Mobile over a practice known as “cramming.”