There were nearly 1,400 unintentional, opioid-related deaths in 2015 — a seven percent increase from 2014.
As a result of its relocation and expansion, the nonprofit now has the capacity to reach more than $2 million malnourished children each yea…
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined the circus $7,000 after finding the equipment was improperly installed.
You see them popping up on homes and businesses – but firefighters tell us solar panels make their jobs even more challenging.
Rhode Islanders who need to destroy personal documents can do so for free this week.
The District 17 Republican said he decided to walk away after four 2-year terms to align with his support of congressional term limits.
Police said 33 incidents were reported Monday morning.
RIDOC Director A.T. Wall said they are beginning a review of disciplinary confinement policies, but oppose pending legislation.
State transportation officials say the new signs, with project details and stop-light symbols, are part of an effort to be more transparent.
The organization has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a town resident who claims he was denied the right to speak at a December meeting.
Currently, nine full lightings and one partial lighting has been scheduled already, and more events will be created as sponsorship picks up.
James Howze, 23, was sentenced to up to 35 years in prison for killing 19-year-old Joseph Webster in a motel and leaving the body in a trash…
The small terrier was chased by a larger dog down an embankment and into a river Saturday afternoon, according to police.
The jackpot has been growing with 17 consecutive drawings and no winners since it was last hit on March 2.
AAA Northeast says its weekly survey found the average price of self-serve, regular gas was $2.22 per gallon, up from $2.15 last week.
Over the weekend, volunteers and local authorities spent hours looking for 39-year-old Michael Godles, who was reporting missing last week.
The retail chain, with three locations in Rhode Island, is carrying just over $1 billion in debt.
Five incidents happened over the weekend inside the campuses’ townhouses where the suspect entered unlocked residences.
Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.
The announcement will be made at 1:45 p.m. Monday at the Rhode Island State House.
During a search of the vehicle, found a 9 millimeter, SCCY Pistol, a .45 Caliber, Smith & Wesson Pistol, crack cocaine and marijuana.
Zachary Holt, 22, was arrested last week after police found a variety of drugs in his dorm room.
Police say the victim, a young man, was struck near the intersection of Bear Hill Road and Shirley Drive around 12:30 a.m.
RI State Police troopers credit all of the passengers wearing their seat belts for the outcome.
Ringling announced last year their decision to end the traveling elephant acts, and are following through with that promise almost two years…
The annual walk raises awareness for the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S.
Members of almost 100 police departments took part in the 30th annual Acuidneck Island National Police Parade Sunday morning.