The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox have said moving the team to Providence — and building a new ballpark there — would stimulate the local economy. But sports economists are dubious, saying new stadiums are rarely the boon investors claim.
Make plans to enjoy a vacation at some of the most gay-friendly destinations in America. All of these cities offer plenty of things to do, places to eat and opportunities to show your pride.
A teacher at Gilbert Stuart Middle School has been accused of placing a 14-year-old student in a choke hold.
Korean War veterans are receiving the honor nearly 30 years after the General Assembly called for such recognition.
The three-way race in Providence features former Mayor Buddy Cianci, a twice-convicted felon, making a comeback bid for a seventh term as an independent.
The 36-year-old alternative news and entertainment weekly newspaper continued operating more than a year after its corporate parent Boston Phoenix shut down.
Ashoka Mukpo’s passion for the plight of the people of Liberia drove him to work there, first to aid relief efforts and then as a photojournalist.
Man accused of throwing furniture and assaulting security guards at the set near Brown University.
Bodies stored for years at a funeral home whose owner committed suicide.
Phillip P. Seals was about 45 years old when he was last seen in February of 1982.