Officer receives threat from ACI inmate

An investigation is underway after a correctional officer claims he received a threatening letter from an inmate, which is the latest in a s…

Thousands gather to honor Lt. Edward Walsh

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Thousands of firefighters gathered in Watertown to pay their respects to Lt. Edward Walsh, one of two Boston firefighters who died in the li…

Search for man in neighbor shooting

Fall River Police are looking for a man suspected of shooting his neighbor while the neighbor was trying to defuse a domestic dispute.

Photos: State House Raid

Images taken as investigators searched the home and office of then House Speaker Gordon Fox.

Bill would ban plastic checkout bags

A Senate panel heard testimony Wednesday on a bill that, if enacted, would make Rhode Island the first state to ban the use of plastic check…

PawSox introduce 2014 squad

The Triple-A squad is looking to embark on a return trip to the Governors’ Cup after losing last year’s championship to the Durham Bulls.

RI reports 72 drug overdose deaths

Spokesman James Palmer said Tuesday there have been 72 apparently accidental fatal overdoses in the first 12 weeks of 2014.