A group of Rhode Island lawmakers is proposing to extend legislative terms in the General Assembly from two years to four years while also setting term limits.
Following the escape of an inmate, the board of directors at the facility he escaped from is set to hold an emergency meeting to discuss security measures and the investigation into what went wrong.
A former Rhode Island school bus driver pleaded not guilty to drunk driving charges on Wednesday, according to WJAR.
The Newport Art Museum has received a donation of nearly $5 million - the largest gift in the century-old museum's history.
Police are looking for two suspects who may have been involved in a shooting in Central Falls, Rhode Island early Tuesday morning.
Police in Coventry, Rhode Island say a woman who was investigating a noise behind her home accidentally shot herself after the gun she was holding went off when she slipped.
Motorists once shamed with an angry glare for blocking Rhode Island intersections could also now be subjected to a fine.
Selling shark fins is now banned in Rhode Island.
The getaway car has been found, but the inmate who escaped from a Rhode Island prison over the weekend remains on the loose.
Authorities in Rhode Island say a young girl found unresponsive in a hotel pool was pulled out by another child and revived by her grandmother.