Rhode Island

A building collapse at Bryant University (Photo credit WPRI)

Bryant University Building Under Construction Collapses; 6 Workers Injured

Construction began on the 78,000-square-foot building in May, and it was due to open in 2016.


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Canine Parvovirus Making Dogs Sick In Rhode Island

Rhode Island health officials are warning dog owners that canine parvovirus is spreading around the state.


38 Studios. (Photo from 38 Studios Facebook page)

Records Will Be Unsealed In ’38 Studios’ Lawsuit, Judge Says

All records will be unsealed in the lawsuit over Rhode Island’s failed $75 million deal with ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s video game company 38 Studios, a judge said Friday.


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Officials Seek Public’s Help To Locate Missing Rhode Island Man’s Car

Massachusetts and Rhode Island officials are appealing for the public’s help in locating the car of a missing Cranston man.


House Pasta at  Simone's (Image: Phantom Gourmet)

Phantom Gourmet: Simone’s In Warren, RI

It takes some pretty serious standards for a restaurant to turn out the best food in town at breakfast, lunch, and dinner


A victim is taken away after being injured in a mysterious Rhode Island beach explosion (Photo credit Stacey Beal)

After Rhode Island Beach Explosion, Old Power Lines May Be Removed

Last month’s explosion at Salty Brine Beach was probably caused by the combustion of hydrogen that had built up around the cable.


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Massachusetts Man Allegedly Molested Rhode Island Girl

A 47-year-old Massachusetts man has been charged with molesting a girl in Rhode Island multiple times over a span of three years.


Sgt. Andrew McKenna. (Photo credit Sen. Jack Reed)

Rhode Island Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

The Army Green Beret was killed in Afghanistan just a month after he was honored at a Fourth of July parade.


Southern New England Storms

Severe Damaging Storms Rip Through Southern New England

The strong storms brought damaging winds, torrential rain and vivid lightning to the region.


Salty Brine Beach in Rhode Island was evacuated Saturday following an energy release that injured a woman. (WBZ-TV)

Built Up Gas Likely Caused Mysterious R.I. Beach Explosion

Scientists say a mysterious blast on a Rhode Island beach was very likely caused by the combustion of hydrogen gas built up because of a corroded copper cable under the sand.