The victim, whose identity has not been released, suffered minor injuries to his hip area and is expected to live.
A Zimbabwe conservation official said Jericho the lion also was illegally killed, but researchers say otherwise.
There is a slight chance of a few brief, strong thunderstorms with gusty winds and small hail this afternoon and evening.
Authorities have released the name of an elderly Massachusetts man found dead aboard a sailboat that washed onto rocks near a park.
The Rhode Island National Guard is once again hosting an international parachute competition at URI.
Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don’t reach an agreement over benefits wi…
Fisher cats could be responsible for a wave of missing-pet reports in Westerly, officials say.
The second day of the Newport Jazz Festival is continuing, with its 60th anniversary celebration of jazz legend Miles Davis.
An eyewitness says the vehicles’ airbags were deployed in the collision.
This week’s roundup tackles Elorza’s battle with the firefighters, Rhode Island’s political fundraising king, voter fraud and much more.
The Department of Environmental Management’s Division Of Forest Environment are producing wildfire training videos to help provide wild land…
According to police, alcohol and speed do not seem to be a factor in the crash and criminal charges are unlikely.
Hillary Rodham Clinton is in “excellent physical condition,” the public learned Friday.
Medical examiners will be performing an autopsy to try to determine the cause and manner of death.
Officials said the boy went missing Friday evening while swimming with family in the waters near Blue Bill Cove.
Fairhaven police are looking for a shoplifting suspect.