Bill Would Let Students Take Sunscreen To School Without Doctor's NoteRhode Island's proposal would exempt sunscreen from rules banning students from using over-the-counter medications at schools without special permission.
Rhode Island Pot Legalization Proponents Push For VoteRhode Island state legislators hoping to legalize recreational marijuana say they have enough support to pass a bill if it comes to a vote this spring in the Democrat-controlled General Assembly.
Teen Running Boston Marathon To Honor Doctors Who Saved Him As An InfantAustin Prario will be running the marathon to honor the Boston Children's Hospital doctors who saved him, thank the parents who didn't coddle him, and motivate other kids like him facing serious health issues.
Phantom Gourmet: Boneheads Wing Bar In West Warwick, Rhode IslandLocated in West Warwick, Rhode Island, Boneheads is a rock n' roll inspired restaurant where owners Matt Corona, Joanne Casale, and Dave Fazzina really spread their wings when it comes to serving this saucy snack.
Canton Woman Charged With Drunk Driving Had BAC Of .441A Canton woman was charged with drunk driving after she recorded a blood alcohol content of .411.
Man Caught After Allegedly Escaping Prison Work DetailRhode Island officials say an inmate who escaped from a prison work detail has been caught in Massachusetts.
Lawmaker Shocked By 'Insane' Boozing At Rhode Island CapitolA new state lawmaker said she's surprised by the "insane amount of drinking" that goes on in the State House.
Westport Man Accused Of Stabbing RI Pharmacy Worker Held On $100K BailJacob Gallant was also ordered to undergo a competency evaluation and be placed on suicide watch.
Westport Man In Custody After Stabbing Rhode Island Pharmacy WorkerWarwick, Rhode Island police say Jacob Gallant of Westport stabbed a female employee inside a Rite-Aid store in an apparent random attack around 3 p.m.
Father Held On $50K Bail In Death Of 7-Month-Old Daughter In 'Deplorable' HomeA father is being charged in the death of his 7-month-old daughter in Rhode Island.
Powerball Jackpot Rises To $403 Million; $2 Million Ticket Sold In RIWith no winner drawn on Saturday night, the Powerball jackpot has risen to an estimated $403 million.
Proposed Bill Would Require President To Disclose Financial InterestsMembers of Congress from Rhode Island and Massachusetts are pushing legislation that would require the president to publicly disclose any personal financial interests that would be at stake before acting on trade matters.