Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus has contested a citation it received from federal regulators for an accident that sent eight hair-hanging acrobats plummeting to the ground during a live performance, severely injuring most of them.
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has not been seen in public since he was arraigned on 30 federal charges in July 2013, when he still bore signs of the bloody standoff with police that led to his capture and the death of his older brother, Tamerlan.
Police are investigating after a young man was shot and killed on Hartford Avenue in broad daylight on Wednesday. The suspected gunman is still on the loose.
Providence police are investigating an overnight shooting that happened on Arch Street. Little information is being released, but there were several shell casings found in the middle of the street just after midnight.
Nearly two months after a records request, the Coventry Fire District responds.
Mayor-elect Sam Sutter said the high-profile Hernandez trial will be handled by a “great trial team”.
Narragansett police responded to Durkin Cottage Realty at 6:45 p.m. on Point Judith Road, where a woman reported three men demanded cash.
Loui Eriksson’s goal 1:30 into overtime gave Boston a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night, only the second victory for the Bruins in eight games and the fourth loss for the Wild in the past six.
Rajon Rondo had 13 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds to lead balanced scoring that carried the Celtics to a 109-92 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.
The Red Sox have obtained Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves for Aaron Kurcz in a swap of right-handed pitchers.
With straight faces, the New England Patriots always find something to praise about their next opponent, no matter how bad that team’s record may be.
The fallout from the hack that exposed a trove of sensitive documents, and this week escalated to threats of terrorism, forced Sony to cancel release of the North Korean spoof movie “The Interview.”
A Woonsocket man was arraigned in court on Wednesday after being connected to the death of his roommate, who police say was beaten outside a city bar.
A man used death threats, a stun gun, zip ties and a shock collar to control a teenage girl he’s accused of kidnapping at gunpoint, imprisoning and sexually assaulting over nine months, according to indictments released Wednesday.
A Massachusetts husband and wife who blame their 8-year-old son’s death on the ground beef they bought at a Whole Foods Market have sued the supermarket chain and the ranch they say produced and processed the meat.
Luis Aponte is confident a lawsuit and court judgment against him will not derail his quest to become city council president.
Rhode Island residents looking to enroll or re-enroll in HealthSource RI will need to do so by December 23 to be covered for January 1.
The River Haven Condominium is empty and residents are no longer allowed inside, with a sign on the door citing unsafe conditions.
The report says campus community members widely believe sanctions against those found to have committed sexual violence are too lenient and that the criteria for sanctions are vague.
Based on data from the early 1980s to 2010, Providence only has a 37% chance of seeing a White Christmas.
By using the Uninsured Motorist Identification Database, lawmakers and the DMV will be keeping closer tabs on who has car insurance and who does not.
Justice Procaccini ruled that the secretary of state’s office abused the judiciary for political reasons while investigating alleged lobbying violation related to 38 Studios.
A 25-year-old Providence woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury and taken into custody on charges she was trafficking children for sex in Connecticut.