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Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 03:15 PM EST

RI Nightclub Fire Ceremony Postponed for Snow

RI Nightclub Fire Ceremony Postponed for Snow

A ceremony to mark the 15th anniversary of West Warwick fire that killed 100 people postponed until May 20th.

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 04:22 PM EST

RI State Senator Arrested, Charged with Voyeurism

RI State Senator Arrested, Charged with Voyeurism

Rhode Island senator Nick Kettle was arrested Friday afternoon, according to law enforcement sources. Charges against Kettle include video voyeurism and extortion.

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 09:47 AM EST

Ex-RI Speaker Fox Released From Home Confinement

Ex-RI Speaker Fox Released From Home Confinement

Former Rhode Island House Speaker Gordon Fox has completed the home confinement portion of his sentence for a 2015 corruption conviction.

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 07:23 AM EST

Woman Arrested in Connection With Neglected Cat

Woman Arrested in Connection With Neglected Cat

Rhode Island police have made an arrest in connection with a cat that was found outside with its fur frozen to the inside of a cardboard box.

Monday, Feb 12, 2018 at 02:38 PM EST

Rhode Island GOP Files Ethics Complaint Against Raimondo

Rhode Island GOP Files Ethics Complaint Against Raimondo

The chairman of the Rhode Island Republican Party has filed an ethics complaint against Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo for striking a fundraising deal with a local Democratic group, the head of which was a state...