Rhode Island

A man's body was found in cement at this home in Burrillville, RI. (Image credit: WPRI-TV)

Man’s Body Found Buried Under RI House Deck

Police in Rhode Island say a body has been found outside a home where authorities were searching for clues in the disappearance of a Massachusetts man.


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Tinder’s Fault? R.I. Health Officials Blame Social Media In STD Uptick

The departments says high-risk behavior powered by social media is becoming more common.


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Police: 4 Rhode Island Residents Stole Over $1.6M In Checks

Authorities say the four from Providence stole hundreds of checks.



PawSox Owners To Pitch Stadium Proposal To State Commission

The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox are making a pitch to the state for a ballpark in downtown Providence.


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Amtrak Train Strikes Vehicle, Driver Killed

Police said no one on the train was injured.


Coast Guard rescue crews tow a fishing boat to shore Monday in Newport. (Photo by U.S. Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Rescues Fishermen From Sinking Boat In Rhode Island

Coast Guard crews rescued two fishermen from a sinking fishing boat called “More Misery” Monday off the coast of Newport, Rhode Island.


One of the many memorials to the victims at the Station nightclub fire site. (Photo by Kim Tunnicliffe)

RI Station Nightclub Fire Memorial May Open In 2016

The group planning a memorial to 100 people killed in a 2003 nightclub fire expects it to open next year.


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Rhode Island Governor Defends So-Called ‘Taylor Swift Tax’

Gov. Gina Raimondo says she wants to raise nearly $12 million by implementing a statewide property tax on second homes worth more than $1 million.


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.


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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.