Appointment comes in wake of police department's ticketing scandal.
Campaign experts say Jorge Elorza must perform well on the East Side and Michael Solomon must hold on to his Latino support.
Authorities say the driver's blood-alcohol level was more than three times the legal limit for commercial drivers.
Four young girls were walking on Bain Street in Cranston when Lexi Franco, 9, was struck by an arrow shot.
A mass for Fernand St Germain will be held at 10 a.m. at Saint Mary's church in Newport.
A group of over 100 friends and family gathered at the town beach in Swansea to remember 23-year-old Melissa White.
Dangerous rip currents had Misquamicut Beach lifeguards making over one dozen rescues each on Wednesday.
Arthur T. Demoulas reportedly made a $1.5 billion offer to buy out the part of the company his cousin controls.
As a result of the crash, the operator came off his motorcycle and the bike then traveled another 500 feet, police said.
Less than a week after his vacation in Martha's Vineyard, President Barack Obama is expected to return to Southern New England.
"By tomorrow morning we'll be driving on the new bridge," said Rhode Island Department of Transportation Director Michael Lewis.
The auto club said that Donna Carbone's family has used the service 30 times in the past three years, while on average members use only one …
The school department implemented a pilot program at Warwick Neck, Oakland Beach, John Brown Francis, Robertson, and Scott Elementary School…
The former president gave a full-throated endorsement of the 31-year-old in his primary race against fellow Clinton ally Frank Caprio.
A Providence man has been held in federal custody for allegedly taking a teenager from Massachusetts across state lines for prostitution.
Gennaro Miele, 62, of Niantic, Conn., was sentenced in Providence federal court to 41 months for the March 2010 robbery.