Rhode Island

David Ortiz playing for the AAA Pawtucket Red Sox during a rehab assignment at McCoy Stadium on July 17, 2008 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Economists: PawSox In Providence Wouldn’t Be Economic Boon

The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox have said moving the team to Providence — and building a new ballpark there — would stimulate the local economy.

03/16/2015

(Image Credit: FBI Cleveland)

FBI Seeks Identity Of Woman In R.I. Photo Who Resembles Missing Ohio Person

The FBI is ramping up efforts to identify a woman in a Rhode Island surveillance photo who investigators say strongly resembles a girl missing from Cleveland since 2007.

03/12/2015

(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

1 Killed, 3 Hurt In Wrong-Way Interstate 95 Crash

A 26-year-old Rhode Island woman riding in his car was killed.

03/08/2015

R.I. State Police outside Gordon Fox's State House office March 21, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Ex-Rhode Island Speaker Fox Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges

Former House Speaker Gordon Fox pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of bribery, wire fraud and filing a false tax return following an investigation that included a dramatic federal raid on the Statehouse.

03/03/2015

Federal Hill Brick Oven Pizza (WBZ)

Phantom Gourmet: Federal Hill Brick Oven Pizza

Phantom visits a Rhode Island pizzeria where you might want to eat the crust first.

03/01/2015

David Ortiz playing for the AAA Pawtucket Red Sox during a rehab assignment at McCoy Stadium on July 17, 2008 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Investors Purchasing PawSox, Moving Team To Providence

A group of investors headlined by Red Sox president Larry Lucchino announced Monday they had purchased the Pawtucket Red Sox and would relocate the team to Rhode Island’s capital.

02/23/2015

Blackie's Bull Dog Tavern in Rhode Island (WBZ)

Phantom Gourmet: Blackie’s Bull Dog Tavern

This fun, comfortable, Smithfield, Rhode Island spot proves you should never judge book by its cover.

02/22/2015

The Continental Sloop Providence was toppled by high winds. (Image Credit: Rocky Steeves)

Historic R.I. Tall Ship Toppled By Strong Wind Gusts

The 110-foot Continental Sloop Providence was toppled as a result of the Blizzard of 2015.

01/27/2015

Traffic was back up on I-495 north after the crash Saturday afternoon. (Photo credit: Mass. State Police)

Driver Killed In Crash On I-495 In Hopkinton

A driver was killed Saturday afternoon when his car went out of control on Interstate 495 and was hit by a truck.

01/24/2015

(Photo credit OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Small Earthquakes In Connecticut Felt In Massachusetts

Dr. John Ebel of the Weston Observatory says an earthquake of that magnitude in New England is not entirely rare.

01/12/2015

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