- Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein turns 90 Updated: Oct-03-15 8:31 am
NEW YORK - Newport Jazz Festival Founder George Wein was singing the blues just hours before turning 90 on Saturday.
- Barrington man raises $30,000 for charity with 40-mile swim Updated: Sep-28-15 7:58 am
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - A Barrington man who completed a 40-mile weekend swim around Aquidneck Island has raised about $30,000 for charity.
- Police investigate murder-suicide of 2 Newport men Updated: Sep-23-15 11:26 am
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Newport police continue to investigate what sparked a fight between two men that ended with a murder-suicide.
- 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Newport Updated: Sep-22-15 11:30 am
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Two men are dead after both were shot in the head in an apparent murder-suicide in Newport during what police say was a drunken, early morning argument between friends.
- Trial wraps up in fight for oldest US synagogue, $7.4M bells Updated: Sep-18-15 11:36 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A federal judge overseeing a trial over control of the nation's oldest synagogue and ceremonial bells worth $7.4 million said on Friday there is no "smoking gun" in the battle between the congregation that worships at the 250-year-old Touro Synagogue in Newport, Rhode Island, and the nation's first Jewish congregation, in New York.
- 3 Rhode Island beaches surpass parking revenue records Updated: Sep-17-15 12:30 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Three Rhode Island beaches have broken parking revenue records this summer.
- Trust to give preservation society $1.5M for welcome center Updated: Sep-16-15 1:17 pm
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - A Rhode Island trust plans on donating $1.5 million to the Preservation Society of Newport County to help build a welcome center at The Breakers.
- Police identify woman stabbed to death in Portsmouth Updated: Sep-10-15 1:36 pm
PORTSMOUTH, Rhode Island - Police have identified a Portsmouth woman who was found stabbed to death in her apartment.
- Portsmouth man arrested, charged in stabbing death of woman Updated: Sep-09-15 9:22 pm
PORTSMOUTH, Rhode Island - A 50-year-old Portsmouth man has been arrested and charged in the stabbing death of his girlfriend.