According to the U.S. Fire Administration, there are about 2,900 dryer fires across the U.S. each year.
Probate cases typically take months or maybe years, but settling the Mendes estate has been anything but typical.
The number of drivers cited for carrying unsecured cargo has more than doubled in Rhode Island over the last four years, Target 12 has learn…
More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s, including 23,000 people in Rhode Island. Experts say that number will jump 40% by…
Motel owners are not required by state to tell customers if a sex offender is living in the establishment.
“I feel very strongly we have to keep our standards high,” Raimondo said.
From brand new schools to minor rehab projects, cities and towns across the state are seeking taxpayer support.
Supt. Kristen Stringfellow says dedicated teachers have paved the way for her district.
Experts say it’s best to hold off on letting your children get smartphones and there are alternatives for staying connected with them.
How much of a difference will an extra 30 minutes of sleep make for teenagers?
State leaders want to reward students who score high marks on a test or master a particular subject.
Superintendents identified the biggest strengths and challenges in their schools heading into the new year.
Spoiler alert: The vast majority of students still aren’t proficient in math or English.
The statistics about the dangers of thrill-seeking jumps are as uncharted as the locations.
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, about 600 kids were sent to the emergency room for trampoline park-related injuries in 2010…
“We’re trying to use our own people to go out and diversify from the minority ranks, but also the female ranks.”
Kyle Rodriguez says he quit after 10 months because he wasn’t getting paid on time.
Always run from danger. Get yourself away from the shooter. But if that option fails – hide.
A scuba diver found the remains of a Rhode Island war hero who saved six lives, and the army proved no one is left behind.
The expansion plans have always been tied into future economic growth. That growth comes at a price – in the loss of homes and businesses.
The Providence Police Mounted Unit is made up of four officers, five civilians, and eight horses.
Representative Ackerman’s hope is that Rhode Island will set the example for schools across the country on giving victims a voice.
Veterans are a top priority for the state, according to Governor Gina Raimondo and Director of Veterans Affairs Kasim Yarn.
Police forwarded their investigation to the Bristol County District Attorney’s office. Investigators are not commenting at this point.
Two ex-tenants said Rep. John Carnevale, vice chair of the powerful House Finance Committee, does not live in his own district.