A Catholic boarding school in Rhode Island says an investigation has found credible new allegations of sexual abuse committed decades ago by two monks.
Rhode Island State Police say a former boxer whose father was convicted in a mob killing has been arrested on charges of violating his bail and a protective order.
An 80-year-old municipal court judge has been winning hearts and clicks on Facebook with a mix of compassion and humor from his courtroom.
The leader of a tribe that has set up an encampment on Brown University over land that they claim as their own says he and university officials have agreed to meet.
Police in East Providence, Rhode Island, say a pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run Monday night and that the suspect has turned himself in.
Members of a Rhode Island tribe have set up what they say is a ``long-term encampment'' on Brown University land, which the tribe says was illegally taken from them hundreds of years ago.
A Rhode Island high school teacher and baseball coach is facing an embezzlement charge for allegedly embezzling more than $8,000 from the school as part of a fundraising scam.
Authorities in Barrington, Rhode Island, say a body has been recovered from a local pond.
Rhode Island has begun checking water systems for chemicals that have contaminated water at sites nationwide.
Divers are expected to examine a mysterious object with steel legs that has puzzled onlookers since it was found lodged underwater off a Rhode Island beach.