A 66-year-old man living at an apartment complex in Westerly, Rhode Island shot two employees -- one fatally -- and another resident before apparently killing himself, Westerly Police Chief Shawn Lacey said.
Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney have officially tied the knot.
Vandals threw red paint on statues of Christopher Columbus in San Francisco and Providence, Rhode Island, as people around the US prepared to celebrate the Italian explorer.
At least three people have died in the United States after contracting the fatal mosquito-borne illness Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) this year.
A captain at a Rhode Island detention facility has resigned after witnesses said he drove a truck toward a line of protesters who were demanding the center cease its cooperation with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Rhode Island Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed a bill codifying abortion protections, joining other Democratic-controlled states looking to safeguard the procedure as conservative states push ahead on abortion restrictions.
A Rhode Island priest implored his LGBTQ congregants not to leave his church after a bishop's controversial tweet calling for Catholics not to attend or support Pride Month events.
A Rhode Island public school district has decided to change its policy regarding serving a separate cold meal to students with lunch debt and to "allow students their choice of lunch regardless of their account status."
The schools in Warwick, Rhode Island, can put those sun butter and jelly sandwiches away: Someone is stepping up to pay the massive lunch debt of some of its students.
A Rhode Island school district is facing accusations of lunch shaming after it announced a limited midday-meal option for students who are in debt on their school-lunch accounts.
Providence, Rhode Island, is the biggest city in America's smallest state, and it often gets lost between two of its neighbors, bustling Boston and elegant Newport. But coming to New England and skipping this city is a major travel mistake.
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn asked a federal judge on Wednesday to allow him to stay in Rhode Island as well as Washington, DC, and to travel between the two before he is sentenced.
Rhode Island is failing to teach civics and prepare students to be "capable citizens," a federal class-action lawsuit alleges.
When the lone voting machine on an island just off the coast of Rhode Island failed, state officials delivered a replacement -- by ferry.
China's top naval officer canceled a visit to the US to meet with his American counterpart less than 48 hours before the meeting was scheduled to occur, according to two US defense officials.
The wreck of Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour may have finally been pinpointed, 17,000 kilometers (10,500 miles) from the country it is most famously associated with.
Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo will beat back a foe supported by Bernie Sanders-inspired progressive groups in Wednesday's Democratic primary, CNN projects, setting the stage for what's expected to be a hotly contested November match-up.
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Rhode Island has become the latest state to try and fail to pass legislation that would put pressure on President Donald Trump to release his tax returns ahead of the 2020 presidential election.
A man who says he robbed a bank for Taylor Swift was arrested following a police chase, according to WTIC.
Balloons won't fly anymore in New Shoreham, Rhode Island.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Tyler Dorsey hit a contested go-ahead 3-pointer from the top of the arc with 38.4 seconds to play, E.C. Matthews airballed a long 3 in the waning moments trying to force overtime, and third-seeded Oregon rallied in the second half to beat upstart No. 11 Rhode Island 75-72 on Sunday and reach the Midwest Regional.