Tech billionaire Elon Musk is planning to meet with the nation's governors at a summer summit in Rhode Island.
A Rhode Island Senate panel has rejected a proposal to grant driver's licenses to immigrants who are in the country illegally.
The Providence City Council has voted to override the mayor's veto of an ordinance that will prohibit smoking in parts of the city's downtown.
The Rhode Island Senate has passed a bill introducing sweeping reforms to the state's human-trafficking laws.
A former Rhode Island state lawmaker has pleaded not guilty to embezzlement and campaign fraud charges.
The rotting clamshells that were used to pave an access road in a small Rhode Island community are being removed after neighbors complained about the stench and maggots.
Two people were killed and a third person was seriously injured in a single-car crash in North Smithfield, Rhode Island, early Tuesday morning.
A Rhode Island man is facing charges in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a motorcyclist hospitalized with critical injuries on Saturday night in Warwick.
The U.S. Navy has ended its search for a sailor who was on a training mission on a guided-missile cruiser off the coast of North Carolina when he went overboard.
Providence residents may only be allowed up to three adult dogs in their households under an ordinance approved by the City Council.