A man who served prison time for a 1994 threat to kill President Bill Clinton has been charged with killing his own 83-year-old father at the Massachusetts home they shared.
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Officials in the state judiciary are considering a change in policy that would allow deputy sheriffs to carry firearms in Rhode Island courtrooms in response to two recent shootings.
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Former Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee (CHAY'-fee) is defending Republican President Donald Trump against what he says is a tiresome "full onslaught" by the "mainstream media."
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A foundation that works with donors and recipients to fund the needs of the people of Rhode Island is receiving a $28 million gift from the family of an investment banker who died more than half a century ago.
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The United States on Monday marked Presidents Day, a holiday that's taking on a new meaning for some Americans this year as Republican President Donald Trump - to the dismay of some and the delight of others - upends...
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2/20/2017
Proposals working through Rhode Island's legislature could ban what's called "conversion therapy," a practice aimed at changing young people's sexual orientation or gender identity.
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2/20/2017
A disagreement over the right to fish for scallops off of New England is pitting small boats against big boats in one of the most lucrative fisheries in the U.S.
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2/20/2017
The owner of a historic home in Providence that once belonged to an 18th-century shipbuilder and merchant now wants to demolish the home and replace it with an "architecturally identical" version of the property.
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2/20/2017
Two senators from New England are leading a coalition of senators who are asking President Donald Trump to prioritize funding for programs that reduce home energy costs for low-income households.
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2/19/2017
Members of Congress from Rhode Island and Massachusetts are pushing legislation that would require the president to publicly disclose any personal financial interests that would be at stake before acting on trade matters.
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2/18/2017
Rhode Island State Police say they have recovered more than half the load of diapers stolen from a delivery truck, but are still looking to pin down the location of the rest.
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2/17/2017
A 39-year-old Connecticut driver involved in a fatal three-car crash in Rhode Island has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs and possession of child pornography.
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2/17/2017
By The Associated Press Rhode Island's governor is attending a Silicon Valley summit sponsored by the same company she sharply criticized days earlier for the faulty rollout of the state's new...
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2/17/2017
A former chief of the U.S. Capitol Police is being hired as a consultant to help the Rhode Island State Police improve its recruitment and training and help build a more diverse department.
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2/17/2017
The Rhode Island House of Representatives is preparing for its first real debate of the year as Republican legislators propose reforms they say will make the legislative process more transparent.
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2/15/2017