Ringo Starr, Trey Anastasio join Tanglewood summer lineup
Ringo Starr, Trey Anastasio join Tanglewood summer lineup

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio are scheduled to appear during Tanglewood's Popular Artist series next summer.

2 hrs 25 mins ago
Woman charged in boyfriend's suicide being arraigned
Woman charged in boyfriend's suicide being arraigned

A former Boston College student charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly encouraging her boyfriend to take his life is being arraigned.

3 hrs 1 min ago
News Minute: Here is the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EST
News Minute: Here is the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated Press at 8:40 a.m. EST

Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says he’ll consider whether to ban the sale of flavored vaping products in the next legislative session. Massachusetts lawmakers passed a groundbreaking ban Thursday on the...

June 8th, 2:45 PM EDT
Rhode Island dentist charged with sexually assaulting child
Rhode Island dentist charged with sexually assaulting child

A Rhode Island dentist has pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting a young boy over a period of years.

4 hrs 21 mins ago
Suspect in Atlanta homicide captured in Massachusetts
Suspect in Atlanta homicide captured in Massachusetts

A suspect in a fatal shooting in Georgia has been apprehended in Massachusetts.

4 hrs 37 mins ago
Sports Minute: Here is the latest New England sports news from The Associated Press
Sports Minute: Here is the latest New England sports news from The Associated Press

Brendan Adams scored a career-high 20 points and UConn held off Buffalo for a 79-68 victory at the Charleston Classic. Adams surpassed his previous high of 15 set earlier this month in a win over Sacred Heart. Christian...

June 8th, 3:36 AM EDT
Rhode Island lawmakers to address flavored vaping products
Rhode Island lawmakers to address flavored vaping products

Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello says he’ll consider whether to ban the sale of flavored vaping products in the next legislative session.

19 hrs 45 mins ago
Wedding ring lost in grocery bag returned to store worker
Wedding ring lost in grocery bag returned to store worker

A Massachusetts woman says she worried she had lost her wedding ring forever after it fell off her finger as she bagged groceries.

20 hrs 37 mins ago
Boston suburb votes to ban use of oil and gas appliances
Boston suburb votes to ban use of oil and gas appliances

A Boston suburb is banning the installation of oil and gas pipes in new and renovated buildings as a way to combat climate change.

20 hrs 41 mins ago
Woman charged in boyfriend's suicide faces arraignment
Woman charged in boyfriend's suicide faces arraignment

A former Boston College student charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly encouraging her boyfriend to take his life faces arraignment.

21 hrs 5 mins ago
Man gets up to 7 years in prison in death of state trooper
Man gets up to 7 years in prison in death of state trooper

A Massachusetts man convicted of causing the death of a state police trooper has been sentenced to up to seven years in prison.

21 hrs 22 mins ago
Massachusetts house fire blamed on recharging hoverboard
Massachusetts house fire blamed on recharging hoverboard

Fire investigators say a battery-powered hoverboard was to blame for a fire that severely damaged a Massachusetts home last month.

21 hrs 58 mins ago
Lottery will determine state’s 6 new medical pot licenses
Lottery will determine state’s 6 new medical pot licenses

Rhode Island’s medical marijuana regulators have unveiled how they plan to issue licenses for six new dispensaries in the state and new rules that would not allow the new operations to grow their own cannabis at first.

22 hrs 14 mins ago
Massachusetts college campus evacuated due to chemical odor
Massachusetts college campus evacuated due to chemical odor

A Massachusetts community college campus has been evacuated and about 10 people have been taken to the hospital with possible chemical exposure.

November 21st, 12:57 PM EST
Transportation officials consider closing well-used off-ramp
Transportation officials consider closing well-used off-ramp

Rhode Island transportation officials are studying whether to permanently close a well-traveled highway exit as part of two major bridge projects.

November 21st, 12:33 PM EST
Culinary teacher charged with sexually assaulting student
Culinary teacher charged with sexually assaulting student

A culinary arts teacher at a Massachusetts high school has been charged with sexually assaulting a student.

November 21st, 11:53 AM EST
Rhode Island expands loan program for local small businesses
Rhode Island expands loan program for local small businesses

Rhode Island is expanding its loan program for local small businesses.

November 21st, 11:01 AM EST
Security guard charged in assault of 11-year-old shoplifter
Security guard charged in assault of 11-year-old shoplifter

A security guard has been indicted for allegedly assaulting an 11-year-old girl caught shoplifting from a Boston clothing store.

November 21st, 11:01 AM EST
Sculptor crafting first women’s statue for Central Park
Sculptor crafting first women’s statue for Central Park

A sculptor known for trying to redress history through her art is creating the first statue of real-life women for New York’s Central Park, where the only females so honored until now have been fictional characters.

November 21st, 9:41 AM EST
Massachusetts approves ban of flavored tobacco products
Massachusetts approves ban of flavored tobacco products

Massachusetts lawmakers have passed a ban on the sale of flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes.

November 21st, 8:49 AM EST
Suspect in fatal stabbing at Brookline park heads to court
Suspect in fatal stabbing at Brookline park heads to court

The suspect in Brookline’s first homicide in 13 years is heading to court.

November 21st, 8:17 AM EST
Sculptor crafting first women’s statue for Central Park
Sculptor crafting first women’s statue for Central Park

A sculptor known for trying to redress history through her art is creating the first statue of real-life women for New York’s Central Park, where the only females so honored until now have been fictional characters.

November 21st, 7:53 AM EST
Gender suit against head of Providence YMCA moves to trial
Gender suit against head of Providence YMCA moves to trial

A gender discrimination lawsuit against the head of a Rhode Island YMCA has been allowed to move forward.

November 20th, 9:52 PM EST
Data: Shootings in Providence continue to decline
Data: Shootings in Providence continue to decline

Police statistics show the city of Providence is on track to have the fewest shootings in recent record this year.

November 20th, 8:56 PM EST
Man convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl at bathhouse
Man convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl at bathhouse

A Massachusetts man has been convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl.

November 20th, 3:19 PM EST

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