Inmate Who Escaped From RI Prison Pleads Not GuiltyJames Morales fled the Wyatt Detention Facility in Central Falls on New Year's Eve. He was captured 50 miles north, in Somerville, Massachusetts.
Mom Charged In 1985 Missing Children Case Allowed To Return To TexasElaine Yates and her two daughters, Kelly and Kimberly, hadn't been seen since 1985--when authorities say she took off with them despite not having custody.
Missing RI Children Found Safe After 30 Years; Mother Arrested For Child SnatchingRhode Island State Police said Tuesday that two children missing for over 30 years had been found safe--and that their mother had been charged in their abduction.
Rhode Island Legal Marijuana Proponents Kick Off CampaignThe legalization of recreational marijuana in Massachusetts is causing some Rhode Island lawmakers to try to catch up to their neighbor and possibly race ahead.
Framingham Residents On Edge As Search For Escaped Inmate IntensifiesThere's an uneasy feeling in Framingham, where a fugitive was spotted over the weekend after he escaped from a maximum-security facility in Rhode Island on New Year's Eve.
2 Correctional Officers On Paid Leave After Prisoner Escapes RI JailPolice say James Morales, charged in the theft of 16 guns from a Worcester armory in 2015, is still on the run and considered dangerous.
Health Department: Baby Born With Zika In Rhode IslandRhode Island health officials are reporting that a baby was born with Zika virus in the state for the first time.
2 Dead Following Crash At Rhode Island Gas StationPolice said two 18-year-olds died in the hours following a fiery crash at a Rhode Island gas station.
Ex-Boarding School Priest Charged With Abusing Boy In 1973A former Episcopal priest who worked at several elite boarding schools pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to sexually assaulting a 16-year-old boy in 1973 in Boston.
Rhode Island Voters Could Approve Casino 400 Feet From Massachusetts BorderWhen Rhode Island residents go to the polls on Tuesday, they’ll be voting on a ballot question that could have big implications in Massachusetts.
Football Coach Fired After 19-Year-Old Suits Up For Youth TeamThe founder of a Rhode Island youth football team says its season is ending early after the coach put a man into a game against 13- and 14-year-old players.
Reebok Plans To Open New Sneaker Factory In Rhode IslandReebok said Monday it plans to open a new high-tech laboratory in Rhode Island to make sneakers by pouring liquid plastic.

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