- Council commits funding for Newport's Gateway Center Updated: Aug-27-15 12:04 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Newport's Gateway Center is getting a makeover.
- Clothing line: Newport business wrongfully used whale design Updated: Aug-26-15 4:56 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A luxury clothing manufacturer is suing a Newport company, saying it infringed on its "iconic" smiling whale design.
- Portsmouth moves to banning smoking on beaches Updated: Aug-25-15 8:49 am
PORTSMOUTH, Rhode Island - Portsmouth may become the next Rhode Island town to ban smoking on public beaches and other public spaces.
- 2 Providence tugboats found floating adrift near Fall River Updated: Aug-19-15 2:56 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Two Providence-based tugboats have been safely moored after they were found unmanned and adrift in Mount Hope Bay.
- Police in NYC capture 2 suspects wanted in Newport shooting Updated: Aug-17-15 10:22 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Two suspects wanted in connection with a shooting outside a Newport apartment complex last week have been apprehended in New York City.
- Reed to speak at event marking historic letter to synagogue Updated: Aug-16-15 9:52 am
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - U. S. Sen. Jack Reed will speak in Newport as part of an event marking 225 years since George Washington sent a letter of support to Newport's Jewish community.
- Man indicted in May fatal stabbing in Providence Updated: Aug-15-15 1:14 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A Providence man has been indicted on a murder charge in the fatal stabbing of a Newport man during the Memorial Day weekend.
- Alex and Ani jewelry executive to pay Jet Ski owners $15,000 Updated: Aug-14-15 4:25 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - An executive at jewelry maker Alex and Ani has to pay about $15,000 to the owners of two Jet Skis he and other people took without permission and damaged earlier this month.
- Alex and Ani jewelry executive accused of Jet Skis theft Updated: Aug-13-15 6:02 pm
JAMESTOWN, Rhode Island - An executive at Rhode Island-based jewelry maker Alex and Ani has been accused of stealing Jet Skis with some other people, including two who were injured when their Jet Ski crashed.
- AAC adds Navy, conference championship game in 2015 Updated: Aug-13-15 1:15 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Cincinnati coach Tommy Tuberville isn't fond of the divide that has the American Athletic Conference on the outside of the five power conferences in college football.
- Tennis Hall of Fame's CEO hopes to reach global audience Updated: Aug-13-15 1:04 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Former tennis player Todd Martin has taken on a new challenge: Transforming the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum into a global mecca for all things tennis.
- Lyme disease center opens at Newport Hospital Updated: Aug-09-15 4:40 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - The Lifespan Lyme Disease Center has opened at the Newport Hospital.
- US Postal Service dedicates new Coast Guard stamp in Newport Updated: Aug-07-15 2:46 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - The U.S. Postal Service has unveiled a new limited edition "forever" stamp commemorating the Coast Guard's 225th birthday and its role in protecting the nation.
- Philanthropist: No idea I was plaintiff in Breakers lawsuit Updated: Aug-06-15 5:04 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - A philanthropist says he had no idea until this week that he was the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit opposing a plan to construct a welcome center at The Breakers mansion in Newport.
- AAC striving to turn Power 5 into Power 6 Updated: Aug-04-15 3:42 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - The American Athletic Conference is not one of the nation's power conferences.
- Newport Jazz Festival continues with second day of music Updated: Aug-01-15 9:40 am
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - The second day of the Newport Jazz Festival is continuing, with its 60th anniversary celebration of jazz legend Miles Davis .
- 3-day Newport Jazz Festival kicks off; Miles Davis honored Updated: Jul-31-15 5:04 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Rhode Island's Newport Jazz Festival has kicked off its three-day celebration of all things jazz, including a tribute to jazz legend Miles Davis.