PINPOINT WEATHER ALERT // The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for northwestern Rhode Island and western Kent County from early Wednesday morning until 7 a.m. Thursday. In these areas, rain is expected to mix with sleet and snow. During the evening and later at night, drivers could see difficult driving conditions.
Police believe the accident, which happened at about 7:40 on Tuesday, is alcohol related.
The former House speaker donated more than $90,000 to charities, but he may be able to use one of his political accounts for legal fees.
New developments in a Target 12 consumer investigation. An abandoned mausoleum. Family members desperate for help. Now they’re Finding Closure.
What started as a peaceful protest through the city quickly turned dangerous as 100 to 150 demonstrators jumped the fence near the highway and blocked traffic near Exit 20.
A Massachusetts’ State Police trooper rescued an injured owl Wednesday after it flew into the side of his police cruiser.
The Rhode Island Affiliate of the ACLU has launched a legal challenge to a North Kingstown ordinance prohibiting families from owning a vicious dog and living near a school or daycare facility.
A local Ferguson protest spilled out into I-95 near Exit 20 in Providence on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, blocking traffic in both directions.
Police say dozens of people were arrested during a march in Boston to protest a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager.
On Wednesday night, a task force consisting of 30 local police officers will be conducting additional patrols to crack down on drunk driving.
Take part in our annual Toys for Tots toy drive by dropping off a new, unwrapped toy to our studio!
The trains, one of which was out of service and had no passengers on board, made contact at about 6:40 a.m. Wednesday.
A Mississippi man who was arrested outside of a Johnston school has been ruled incompetent to take part in his legal proceedings, a spokesperson for the Attorney General’s office confirmed.
An overnight fire is under investigation in Bellingham. Officials were called to Depot Street just before midnight Tuesday.
Barbara Brushett of Middletown is Wednesday’s Pic of the Day winner. This shot was taken at the Eisenhower Park behind Fort Adams.
Senior guard Eric Alleyne scored a game-high 16 points, handed out six assists and corralled seven rebounds as the Rhode Island College men’s basketball team edged Bridgewater State, 58-56, in non-conference action played at The Murray Center on Tuesday evening.
Led by a 22-save performance from junior goaltender Jon Gillies, the No. 20 Providence College men’s hockey team posted a shutout for the second consecutive game with a 3-0 non-conference win over Army on Tuesday night at Schneider Arena.
Murray Oliver, who died on Sunday, played for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Minnesota North Stars in a career that started in 1957 and ended in 1975.
Former Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester has plans to meet with the World Series champions next week, a person with knowledge of the meeting said Tuesday.
The New England Patriots are one of the NFL’s best teams in the first half, just not as good as the fast-starting Green Bay Packers when they’re at home.
The Rhode Show // Butterball Talk-line expert Chef Tony Seta joined The Rhode Show Wednesday to offer some turkey help.