In this May 14, 2014 file photo, TV personality Joan Rivers attends A Celebration of Barbara Walters in New York. The New York state health department is investigating the circumstances surrounding Joan Rivers' cardiac arrest during an outpatient procedure. Rivers was hospitalized Aug. 28, after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

Comedian Joan Rivers dead at 81

Rivers was hospitalized last week after she went into cardiac arrest at a Manhattan doctor’s office following a routine procedure.

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Photos: Blood drive at WPRI 12

WPRI 12, Cumulus Radio and the Rhode Island Blood Center teamed up to help save some lives in the state.

Music fans fill the grounds of scenic Fort Adams on Narragansett Bay for the Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, R.I. on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Joe Giblin)

60th annual Newport Jazz Festival kicks off

The Newport Jazz Festival kicks off its 60th anniversary with \young and emerging artists — as well as old favorites like Wynton Marsalis and Bobby McFerrin.

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Local singer releases new single, video

After going from “The X Factor” on FOX to the stage of “American Idol,” Jillian Jensen has released a new single available on iTunes.

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Photos: Meeting Street 2014 Graduation

Meeting Street graduated five students from the Carter School on June 18, 2014 with a ceremony attended by family, friends, teachers and classmates.