Three Dominican brothers and a dozen other people have been arrested in New England as part of a federal investigation into alleged cocaine, fentanyl and heroin trafficking.
A Rhode Island drug dealer who sold fentanyl to a woman who overdosed and died immediately has been convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to 20 years in prison.
The man police say was driving a car that struck a utility pole in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, last week, killing three young women in his rear seat, has been freed on $25,000 bail.
A carpenter is searching for the person who wrote and left a goodbye letter to her Providence, Rhode Island, family restaurant after he found it on the job.
A 32-year-old man has been arraigned on charges he killed a Massachusetts woman and buried her body behind a vacant home in Rhode Island.
A group of deaf and hearing-impaired adults and children say a Rhode Island movie theater refused to switch on the captioning so they could follow along with Disney's "Beauty and the Beast."
A proposal to guarantee paid sick days in Rhode Island is being debated by lawmakers.
Rhode Island state legislators hoping to legalize recreational marijuana say they have enough support to pass a bill if it comes to a vote this year.
Rhode Island's attorney general is warning about a scam artist posing as a representative from the state's health insurance exchange to get personal information from Medicare patients.
A Massachusetts police officer has been arrested on child pornography charges by Rhode Island State Police.