Shipwreck Off New England Could Be Capt. James Cook's Lost 'Endeavour'Researchers are exploring whether a shipwreck off the coast of Rhode Island could be the vessel that 18th-century explorer Capt. James Cook used to sail around the world.
Woman Falls Off Boat, Husband Doesn't Notice For HoursA woman said she fell off a sailboat and her husband didn’t know she had been overboard for hours in Narragansett Bay.
Missy Elliott Impressed With RI Woman's Viral Karaoke Version Of 'Work It'A Rhode Island woman's karaoke version of Missy Elliott's hit song "Work It" has become an internet sensation, even drawing praise from Elliott.
Rhode Island Warns Swimmers Of Clinging Jellyfish With Painful StingRhode Island's environment and health agencies are warning the public about the presence of clinging jellyfish in one of the state's bodies of water.
Police: RI Woman Drove Drunk With Kids In Van For 2nd Time In 9 DaysPolice say a Rhode Island woman drove drunk with children in her minivan for the second time in nine days.
Man Arrested After Shooting At Police Multiple Times, Injuring OfficerA Woonsocket, Rhode Island police officer was shot in the leg Monday morning.
Rhode Island Named Worst Summer Road Trip Destination In New RankingPlanning a summer road trip? One ranking seems to be discouraging travelers from visiting two New England states.
Rhode Island Plans To Burn Ship To Protest Boston Tea PartyRhode Islanders feel slighted that Bostonians get all the glory for helping spark the American Revolution with the Boston Tea Party.
Police: Man Fakes Repairs To Firetruck, Accepts $15KPolice say a Rhode Island mechanic faked repairs to a town's firetruck and pocketed the $15,000 in repair fees.
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.