On Sunday night, Boston and Massachusetts State Police searched for a gunman, who reportedly opened fire on police officers in the Dorchester section of the city.
The Rhode Island State Fire Marshal’s office confirms one person has died after a fire Sunday afternoon in Pawtucket.
The hearing at Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River is expected to focus on jury issues. Jury selection is scheduled to start Jan. 9.
According to police, a red pickup truck somehow lost control and struck a broken down vehicle. Hours later, a second accident happened when the driver lost control of a car and struck a utility pole.
North Korea has reacted angrily to Obama’s comments blaming it for the hacking of Sony, warning of strikes against the White House, Pentagon and “the whole U.S. mainland, that cesspool of terrorism.”
The final weekend before Christmas, shoppers at the Warwick Mall used their final nuggets of free time to put lines through shrinking shopping lists.
On Saturday, Cranston Police arrested 33 year old Sophors Suong, a former resident who currently lives in Gulfport, Florida.
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.
Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.
A bridge to Cape Cod has been temporarily shut down after tractor-trailer struck construction scaffolding on the span.
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 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.
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.
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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Police say the chase started Saturday in Woonsocket, and ended in Uxbridge, Massachusetts.
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.
Governor Elect Gina Raimondo selects Providence Emergency Director Peter Gaynor to lead RIEMA.