Five months into his term as mayor, Jorge Elorza has his first political showdown with a powerful union.
According to investigators, Domingo Ortiz, 60, was last seen at the home at 505 Douglas Pike on May 5.
Officers entered the residence and found two boys, ages 10 and 3, alone with no food or electricity, police confirmed.
Daron Dylon Wint, 34, was arrested in northeast Washington around 11 p.m. Thursday by members of a fugitive task force and charged with firs…
After an investigation into a suspicious incident in Warwick, police have determined there was not an attempted stranger abduction of a stud…
Prosecutors allege Hernandez shot Alexander Bradley in the face and left him for dead after the former associate made a remark about a 2012 …
The head of Twin River says a proposed casino in Tiverton would include about 1,100 slot machines, about the same number as at Newport Grand…
Iconic Boston-area brick oven pizza chain Pizzeria Regina has filed for bankruptcy protection and is closing four locations.
Passengers on the Norwegian Dawn have returned to Boston, days after the cruise ship ran aground off the coast of Bermuda.
Doctor Robert Ballard testified before the House Finance Committee Thursday night urging lawmakers to support pending legislation for an app…
A new survey shows Memorial Day tops the list as the most popular weekend to travel of all three major summer holidays.
What inventor Eric Knight has been working on for five and a half years could be the key to managing Alzheimer’s Disease.
The Senate voted to freeze the state income tax rate at 5.15 percent while gradually increasing the earned income tax credit for low-income …
A New Bedford city councilor held a special meeting Thursday night on growing concerns over bullying and bad behavior at city schools.
DiPasquale informed the Council on Postsecondary Education Wednesday night that he will not seek renewal of his contract.
It is still the law in Rhode Island, for example, that every person guilty of profane swearing and cursing shall be fined up to $5.
Zoo officials unveiled plans to add a new education center and rainforest building as well as tigers, grizzly bears and moose by 2035.
It’s still not clear whether the works by Rembrandt and Albrecht Durer were stolen or were simply misplaced.
A spokesperson for RIPTA said they’ve reviewed surveillance video from cameras mounted on the bus following the incident on Wednesday.
In past years, Eident Racing has organized the event — but a few months back, a new company won the bid for the race.
PARCC says the testing period will now be consolidated to about 30 days.
The charges returned by the grand jury were similar to the charges State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced about three weeks ago.