A Rhode Island native who was working on her doctorate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has died in India after she reportedly slipped while jogging and fell several hundred feet off a cliff.
A Rhode Island man is facing charges after police say he got three fifth grade girls drunk earlier this week.
Lawyers for seven of the eight circus acrobats injured during a hair-hanging stunt say they plan to file a lawsuit after they conclude an investigation into what happened.
Authorities in Rhode Island say they will crack down against the use of drones during popular outdoors public events this summer, saying state laws and regulations ban the unmanned aircrafts.
Rhode Island health officials are reporting the first confirmed cases of a nasty mosquito-borne virus that has been rapidly spreading in the Caribbean.
Congress has passed a bill that allows the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to operate the Fox Point Hurricane Barrier during the city’s popular WaterFire event.
A Providence teacher returned to his classroom this week after being arraigned in Massachusetts on rape charges, according to a report.
Rhode Island’s Film and Television Office has confirmed that director Woody Allen plans to film a movie in the state this summer.
One of eight circus acrobats who plunged about 20 feet to the ground during a hair-hanging act witnessed by thousands says she’ll perform the stunt again.
Investigators have completed the initial investigation into a circus accident that sent eight acrobats hanging from their hair plummeting to the floor.