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.
Providence Police Identify Man Killed In I-95 Shooting; Body Cam Video ReleasedAt a press conference Friday afternoon, authorities identified the man shot and killed by Providence and Rhode Island State Police the day before on Interstate 95--and showed video depicting the chase and shooting.
1 Dead After Shots Fired, Police Chase Near Providence Place MallOne person is dead and one person is injured after a chase and shootout with several police officers on busy Interstate 95 in Providence.
Rhode Island Asking For Express Commuter Trains To BostonRhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo is asking the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to run express commuter trains between Providence and Boston, but the agency says it would be difficult.