Obama is expected to be joined in Newport by House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi.
Swells on the south coast have gone down to about 5 feet, which is still high enough to pose danger.
Democratic mayoral opponent Michael Solomon says Elorza "isn't fit to be mayor."
An SUV traveling northbound on I-95 in Attleboro crossed the median into the southbound lanes and struck another vehicle head-on.
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.
Col. James Keefe said his "thoughts and prayers are with the family" of the pilot, whose identity wasn't disclosed.
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.
Chef Andrea Leonardo from Vanity Supper Club is making seared lamb chops and polenta cakes.
The museum will open with a new exhibit called "Sweet Success" on Thursday, Sept. 2 at the university's Harborside Campus in Providence.
The president will headline a private fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
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…
Chafee wasn't in office when the deal was created, but he was as the company crumbled.
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 …