Mat Franco, a native of Johnston, also won the opportunity on Wednesday to headline a show in Las Vegas.
Rivers was hospitalized last week after she went into cardiac arrest at a Manhattan doctor’s office following a routine procedure.
Marin County Sheriff’s Lt. Keith Boyd said Williams was found in a bedroom by his personal assistant on Monday at his Tiburon home.
On July 25 a male anteater was born at the Roger Williams Park Zoo, which is an exciting feat for the species.
WPRI 12, Cumulus Radio and the Rhode Island Blood Center teamed up to help save some lives in the state.
The event takes place Monday from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. in the station’s front parking lot, located at 25 Catamore Blvd. in East Providence.
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.
A local girl is competing on the Fox reality competition show “So You Think You Can Dance.”
On July 16, 1969, Apollo 11 lifted off on the mission that put men on the moon 4 days later.
The 168-foot-tall “Verruckt” at Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Kansas City opened to the public July 10.
After going from “The X Factor” on FOX to the stage of “American Idol,” Jillian Jensen has released a new single available on iTunes.
Since the golden statues rarely come onto the market, this award could go for thousands of dollars.
A 1942 Oscar statuette is being sold an auction in Rhode Island.
Meeting Street graduated five students from the Carter School on June 18, 2014 with a ceremony attended by family, friends, teachers and classmates.
The uncommon crustacean was caught off the coast of Maine and taken to the Nordic Lodge in Charlestown.
Experts tracking a great white shark through the Gulf of Mexico have received electronic signals indicating the route could lead to Texas.