Providence firefighters battled a fire on the roof of a high-rise building downtown.
A pregnant woman is the latest among several people arrested for DUI over this holiday weekend.
The crisis at the Coventry Fire District appears to be over, at least for now.
A homicide investigation is underway after a man was shot to death in New Bedford Saturday night.
A new lid for a local ice rink and a new program for families of children on the autism spectrum. Just two of this week’s hyper-local headli…
A judge is set to hear arguments on Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s request for a new trial this week.
The federal official in charge of food assistance programs plans to visit Rhode Island.
Pope Francis arrived Sunday in the conflict-torn Central African Republic, brushing aside security concerns to bring a message of peace and …
Pennsylvania State Police say Ray Shetler Jr. was captured at about 3:15 a.m. Sunday after a six-hour manhunt while walking near a power pla…
Planned Parenthood of Southern New England CEO Judy Tabar issued a statement Saturday about the violence.
Authorities say Robert Lewis Dear, 57, killed three people, including a police officer, during an hours-long standoff before surrendering at…
Attention was shifted to small businesses on Saturday and consumers were encouraged to shop locally.
A private funeral has been held for a 2-year-old girl who was known for months as Baby Doe after her remains were found in a plastic bag on …
Police have charged a Centrals Falls woman with driving drunk while her eight year-old daughter was in the car.
The deadline is nearing for Rhode Island children to enter a contest to create recipes for healthy, affordable dishes.
As Boston considers raising the legal age for purchasing cigarettes and other tobacco products in the city from 18 to 21, the Massachusetts …
A Narragansett woman is facing drunk driving charges after police say she crashed into a parked police cruiser Friday night.
Swasey was originally from Melrose, Massachusetts, where Police Chief Michael Lyle said he dedicated much of his life to helping others.
Police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a car Friday evening.
Kris Dunn scored Providence’s last 10 points and the Friars upset the 11th-ranked Wildcats 69-65 Friday night.