Smiley's decision could change the dynamic of the Providence mayoral race.
Removing two excavators mired in muck near a runway will require building a road into a swamp.
A SWAT team acted out how they would track down and contain the shooter during the exercise at Dartmouth Middle School.
A portion of Route 2 from East Greenwich to West Warwick will be closed to traffic starting at 9 p.m. Thursday.
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.
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.
Candidates for mayor want to offer "creative incentives" or promotions to bring officers back to Providence.
The decommissioned aircraft carrier has left its port in Rhode Island en route to Texas, where it will be scrapped.
Amos Robinson, 51, was arrested Thursday by Cumberland police, with the assistance of Central Falls police.
A raging fire in Somerset Tuesday has led to questions about the town's water supply, town-wide safety, and whether or not the 90-year-old h…
Rhode Island Resource Recovery held an event at the Warwick Mall Wednesday to provide people with bins to recycle their old duds.
Three intentionally set fires have torn through the long-abandoned Bay Street residence since Christmas Eve.
Students pass around a lot of personal information in the first days of the school year, everywhere from the registrar's office to the bank.
David Coombs, who represented national security leaker Chelsea Manning, will be a visiting professor of the RWU School of Law.
East Providence police are seeking the public's help in identifying the man who committed the city's first homicide of the year.
A memorial mass will be held next Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Church in Newport.
Ken Block and Allan Fung, the two republican candidates for governor, joined Dan Yorke State of Mind on Thursday, August 21st.
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.
Dias Kadyrbayev, 20, is accused of removing a backpack containing emptied-out fireworks from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm room.
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.