Maine could allow police to take guns from certain individuals as part of Democratic-led calls for firearms control.
Fire officials in Rhode Island say three people had to be rescued from the Sakonnet River after their power boat was swamped.
A famous Massachusetts restaurant has closed temporarily after a food handler was diagnosed with salmonella typhi.
An effort is underway to replace Rhode Island's distinctive 'wave' license plates and more than double the cost of the new ones.
Federal prosecutors in Rhode Island say a Florida man stole the identities of people, and used the information to apply for ATM cards, which he then used to fraudulently withdraw money from their bank accounts.
Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating what's being described as an officer-involved shooting.
Rowdy Tellez had two homers and five RBIs and Randal Grichuk also homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3. Toronto won for just the fifth time against Boston at Rogers Centre since the start of the...
A Massachusetts homeless man has pleaded not guilty to murder in connection with a stabbing at a park.
A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor.
A New York lawyer and a Napa Valley vintner have admitted to participating in the college admissions bribery scheme.
A former teller at a Massachusetts bank has been sentenced to a month in prison for stealing more than $100,000 from elderly clients.
A Boston nonprofit is voicing concern about the continued spread of HIV among residents struggling with opioid addiction.
Providence coach Ed Cooley has agreed to a multiyear contract extension to remain with the Friars and withdrawn his name from consideration for the top job at Michigan.
Rhode Island Lt. Gov. Daniel McKee has been fined $250 by the state Ethics Commission for failing to disclose a trip he took to Taiwan.
The developer of a wind farm off Massachusetts is taking steps to protect the endangered North Atlantic right whale.
A Rhode Island nightclub has been temporarily closed after two people were injured in a shooting nearby.
Boston police are investigating injuries sustained by a toddler who was struck by a department cruiser.
Rhode Island's T.F. Green Airport will soon start offering nonstop flights to the Dominican Republic.
A Massachusetts man who evaded authorities for three years after he was charged with stealing more than $100,000 in veterans' benefits from his father has been sent to prison for up to three years.
Police have arrested a man they say stole a car from one gas station and then drove it to another gas station that he then robbed.
The Massachusetts Senate is set to begin debating its version of a proposed $42.7 billion state budget.
The Coast Guard is opening three seasonal stations later this week.
An aspiring concert pianist whose career was likely ended when she lost a finger and suffered other severe injuries when a Boston restaurant's brick and concrete facade collapsed on her has sued.
Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating the death of a 13-year-old girl.
Connecticut lawmakers may not vote on a highway tolling bill until after the legislative session ends, given the complexity of the bill.