The murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is expected to take six to 10 weeks, prosecutors said Monday at what is likely to be the former NFL star’s final hearing before trial begins next month.
According to our news partners at The Providence Journal, six female shoppers punched, kicked and spat on the woman at the mall’s H&M store.
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.
After losing a huge number of factory jobs in recent decades, Rhode Island has actually started adding more – a major change.
Russell Burrell pleaded guilty last November in the June 2012 shooting deaths of Shemeeka Barrows, Michael Martin, and Damien Colon in Providence.
As a result of the chase, police arrested Matthew Squandrito, 22, of Woonsocket, Joshua Correia, 20, of Woonsocket and Christopher Bellanti, 37, of Woonsocket.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are again drawing parallels between the media coverage of their client’s case to the coverage received by Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh in an effort to have the trial moved out of Massachusetts.
Newly released court records show that prosecutors are opposing a bid by the fiancee of ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez to suppress evidence in the perjury case against her.
62-year-old Robert Iiams died after a fire broke out at a multi-story home at 31 Grove Street Sunday afternoon.
Piping plovers and off-road vehicles don’t mix well, but federal officials are working with the town of Orleans to improve beach access to drivers while protecting vulnerable plover chicks.
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.
The Rhode Island State Fire Marshal’s office confirms one person has died after a fire Sunday afternoon in Pawtucket.
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.