President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on “felons, not families.”
Sean P. Eagan, 47, was crossing Warwick Avenue in the area of Scranton Avenue on Nov. 7 when he was struck by a car traveling northbound, according to police.
Rhode Island National Grid customers could see dramatically higher electric bills come January under a proposal submitted to state regulators.
Target 12 Investigator Tim White examines a controversial law designed to protect police that, in extreme cases, could cost taxpayers big.
The 15-year-old pulled out the knife during a fight with an older student, but a school employee intervened before it could be used.
Surveillance video of the Sunday afternoon incident showed one person grabbing a man from behind, putting him in a bear hug, and then reaching in the victim’s pockets and grabbing cash.
On Thursday the president laid out executive orders to overhaul the nation’s immigration system, protecting nearly 5 million illegal immigrants from deportation.
The city and Alex and Ani announced a five-year, $250,000 partnership on Thursday.
During a hearing Thursday before the Senate Commerce Committee, Takata’s quality chief apologized for the air bag malfunctions, and a senior Honda executive acknowledged his company didn’t comply with disclosure laws.
Police said the driver made no attempt to slow down or move over to avoid a collision, even thought the cruiser’s emergency lights were on.
Timothy Kempf, 36, formerly of Woonsocket, was arrested by state police Thursday and charged with possession of child pornography.
Christine Ferguson of HealthSource RI submitted the budget request to Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who leaves office in January.
Grant Manchester, 30, and Lindsey Fernandes, 28, were arrested as the result of two Tiverton police investigations.
The decision comes as the region — including the team’s home in Orchard Park — has been blanketed by more than 5 feet of snow since Monday.
Graco Children’s Products is recalling millions of Graco and Century brand strollers after receiving nearly a dozen reports of finger injuries, including six fingertip amputations.
An offshore wind farm that could be the nation’s first has gotten its final lease and permits from state coastal regulators.
Rhode Island’s governor-elect discusses her election victory, what she plans to do in her first year, and how she’ll tackle the budget deficit.
The state Department of Labor and Training reported Thursday that the rate had fallen two-tenths of 1 percentage point from September.
A collection of fun upcoming events that are happening in our community.
Students in the Chariho School District are getting a unique learning opportunity, while the town of Richmond is taking unique steps to save money.
A Providence jury has convicted a Florida of molesting a girl some twenty years ago when he lived in Warwick.
Firefighters and a Hazmat team responded to reports of a strong odor emanating from Aquidneck Honey on Oliphant Lane at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday.