A Rhode Island town council that approved a nonbinding resolution to boycott Nike products has reversed course.
A rapper charged with killing a former Rhode Island high school basketball star has pleaded no contest to second-degree murder and been sentenced to serve 35 years in prison.
By PATRICK WHITTLE Associated Press
Republican gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung says he wants the state to chip in more for school security, saying he could pay for the plan in part by cutting the Rhode Island General Assembly's budget.
Police say a man driving a military-style vehicle that truck another vehicle hauling a horse trailer on a Rhode Island highway was under the influence.
Police say the 19-year-old man shot and killed in a Providence parking lot over the weekend was not the intended target.
Police in Rhode Island say a 28-year-old man riding a motorcycle has been seriously injured in a shooting.
Rhode Island officials say repairs to the failing Wyoming Dam are expected to be completed by next summer.
Two men arrested in connection with the non-fatal shooting of a Boston police officer are heading to court.
Kerryon Johnson was drafted to help Detroit's woeful running game, and he's already reached one significant mark. The rookie from Auburn ran for 101 yards in Detroit's 26-10 win over the New England Patriots....
A passenger suffering a possible stroke aboard a cruise ship had to be evacuated by helicopter off Nantucket.
A U.S. Air Force pilot whose plane was shot down over Vietnam more than half a century ago will be buried will full military honors in Rhode Island.
An industry group is being launched to promote textile manufacturing in Rhode Island.
Governor's races are on the ballot in 36 states this year, and the common thread running through many of them has nothing to do with state policy: It's President Donald Trump.
Police say one man was killed and another was injured in a shooting outside a Providence housing complex.
Police in Rhode Island are looking for a man who they say tried to drive over a police officer.
Water at three Veterans Affairs hospitals in Boston is being tested after a patient was diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease.
Officials at a Rhode Island courthouse are bringing in dogs that can detect bedbugs after the pests were found on two floors.
Environmental officials in Rhode Island say the number of mosquitoes is dwindling and the latest samples tested negative for both West Nile and Eastern equine encephalitis.
Health officials have confirmed three cases of Legionnaires' disease at a Rhode Island nursing home.
Bus drivers for Providence public schools say they are prepared to strike now that contract negotiations have stalled.
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Senior military representatives from more than 100 countries have gathered in Rhode Island to talk about ways to cooperate and address shared challenges.
Federal fishing managers are letting fishermen catch more of a small, commercially valuable species of East Coast fish this winter.
The Massachusetts fishing magnate known as "the Codfather" is already in prison after pleading guilty to criminal charges, but his troubles aren't over.