Rhode Island

Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and an influential White House adviser, as part of...
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On the day after Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien came to the State House to try to resurrect a $71 million PawSox stadium-financing deal, Governor...
Rhode Island is one step closer to banning slow travel in left highway lanes.In spite of harsh criticism from House Minority Leader Patricia Morgan, R-West...
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The President of the Rhode Island Building and construction trades council, Michael Sabitoni called for State leaders to support the Pawtucket ballpark.
The House will vote on the "lollygagging" bill Thursday night. State Rep. Dennis Canario sponsored the bill - limiting travel in the left-hand lane for passing...
Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea announced the dates for the special election in Providence Ward 3 to fill the seat of former City Councilperson Kevin...
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Mark Santow, who is running for the Ward 3 seat on the Providence City Council - after Councilman Kevin Jackson was recalled, spoke to his...
The Pawtucket Red Sox say they learned from their last failed effort to have their way with Rhode Island taxpayers, but it's uncanny how much...
More housing supply is needed in Rhode Island, now and in the near future, to accommodate the state's growing millennial and senior populations, members of...
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WPRI 12 Eyewitness News on WPRI.com is Providence, New Bedford, Fall River news and weather. We're coverage you can count on in Rhode Island and...
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The Statewide Grand Jury has handed up an indictment that charges a 56-year-old former state representative, Peter Palumbo, with embezzlement, unlawful appropriation of more than...
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Former Rhode Island State Representative Peter Palumbo, 56, was indicted Wednesday on several charges...
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Did she pull the rug out from under him? "I don't want to say that,'' the Mayor of Pawtucket said at the State House...
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Letter to health officials seeks more information about air quality, health of people living nearby...
A former Playboy executive has hosted a political fundraiser attended by Rhode Island's governor.Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo traveled to Chicago on a one-day trip Tuesday...
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Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and FirstWorks on Wednesday morning announced details of PVDFest, which is set to take over downtown Providence from June 1 to...
There is a possibility that another theater could replace the Ocean State Theatre, according to Mayor Scott Avedisian. "We're hopeful that we can keep that location...
Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien will hold a news conference Wednesday afternoon on the steps of the State House to "fight for the new ballpark...
President Trump's proposal to slash more than $600 billion over 10 years from Medicaid would cut deep into the government health program for low-income people...
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Vincent "Buddy" Cianci's nephew Brad Turchetta, who chairs The Cianci Educational Foundation, is angered at Crimetown's profiting and depiction of the former Mayor's likeness being...
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