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Stories with person: Buddy Cianci
  • The Latest: Former Mayor Buddy Cianci laid to rest 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 4:32 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The Latest on Buddy Cianci, the wisecracking politician who led the city of Providence during a turbulent and troubled six terms as mayor, being laid to rest (all times local):

  • Providence says goodbye to colorful ex-Mayor Buddy Cianci story has photos
    Updated: Feb-08-16 3:30 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Providence said goodbye on Monday to former Mayor Buddy Cianci, the wisecracking king of one-liners who led the city during a turbulent and troubled six terms.

  • Buddy Cianci, dominant in Rhode Island politics, dies at 74 
    Updated: Jan-29-16 12:47 am

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Former Mayor Buddy Cianci, the wisecracking political rogue who presided over the revitalization of Providence during two stints in office cut short by criminal charges and a prison sentence for corruption, died Thursday. He was 74.