Former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci is being treated for what he says is curable cancer.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A second New Haven, Conn., man has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting during an alleged botched drug deal in Rhode Island. Twenty-year-old Lloyd Streater Jr. was arraigned […]
Funding problems have forced cancellation of Bright Night Providence, the Rhode Island capital’s New Year’s festival.
New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly was shouted down by protesters at Brown University Tuesday, forcing administrators at the Ivy League school to call off his lecture on “Proactive Policing in America’s Biggest City.”
The National Guard won’t be marching in this weekend’s Columbus Day Parade in Providence, one more way in which Rhode Island is feeling the effects of the ongoing federal shutdown.
Amtrak service between New Haven and Providence has been restored after crews cleared storm debris that had fallen on the railroad’s overhead wire system near Cranston.
The lights on the exterior of Rhode Island’s tallest building have been turned off, and it’s not clear when they’ll be turned back on.
The U.S. Justice Department says Rhode Island and the city of Providence violated the rights of the developmentally disabled by unnecessarily segregating them at a city school and a state-licensed employment program.
A Vernon man charged with an assault on a Brown University basketball player that left him hospitalized with severe head injuries acted in self-defense, his attorney said Friday.
VERNON, Conn. (AP) _ A man accused of assaulting a Brown University basketball player has waived extradition from Connecticut and is headed to Providence. Vernon Police spokesman Lt. William Meier said Tory Lussier waived extradition […]