Rhode Island Named Worst Summer Road Trip Destination In New RankingPlanning a summer road trip? One ranking seems to be discouraging travelers from visiting two New England states.
Rhode Island Plans To Burn Ship To Protest Boston Tea PartyRhode Islanders feel slighted that Bostonians get all the glory for helping spark the American Revolution with the Boston Tea Party.
Police: Man Fakes Repairs To Firetruck, Accepts $15KPolice say a Rhode Island mechanic faked repairs to a town's firetruck and pocketed the $15,000 in repair fees.
High Winds From Nor'easter Blow Over Tractor-Trailer On Newport BridgeA Rhode Island bridge closed for hours Friday after a tractor-trailer was toppled by high winds during the March nor’easter.
RI State Senator Charged With Extorting Page For SexSenate Minority Whip Nicholas Kettle was charged with extorting a male page for sex multiple times.
RI Students Experience Allergic Reactions To Kiwi FruitRhode Island public health officials are investigating reports of 34 students experiencing allergic reactions after eating kiwi fruit.
Providence Grand Jury Finds Fatal Police Shooting 'Legally Justified'Joseph Santos, 32, was killed by police on Nov. 9, 2017 on an I-95 north on-ramp near Providence Place.
Jay Leno Buys $13.5 Million Newport MansionFormer "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno and his wife have purchased an oceanfront mansion in Newport, Rhode Island.
Police Seek Vandals Who Spray Painted Newport's Famous Cliff WalkPolice are asking the public for help to identify two women who they say vandalized Newport’s historic Cliff Walk with spray paint.
Deer Square Off In Middle Of R.I. StreetA Rhode Island driver came across an unexpected traffic delay when two deer locked antlers in the middle of the road.
Police: Man Shot, Killed By Officers Knew Suspect In Cruiser TheftProvidence Police confirmed Tuesday that the man who was shot and killed after a pursuit last Thursday was in fact acquainted with another man who they say stole a police cruiser earlier that day.
Charges Filed Against Man In Theft Of RI State Police CruiserRhode Island State Police announced charges against the man they say stole one of their cruisers last week, leading to a two-day manhunt.