BOSTON (AP) — The natural gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts last September have cost Columbia Gas more than $1 billion.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Rhode Island hospital has brought seven of its offices into compliance with federal law by making them fully accessible.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who fatally shot another man in the back during a robbery attempt five years ago has been sentenced to 47 years in prison.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's governor has signed an executive order establishing a commission responsible for finding at least $10 million in savings in government efficiencies.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A GOP fundraiser and former congressional candidate from Rhode Island has agreed to plead guilty to wire fraud and violating campaign law after prosecutors say he used more than $1 million of the money he raised on himself, including for adult entertainment and escort…
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is proposing fee increases at state beaches and campsites as part of the governor's plan to add staffing in the state parks system.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A former volunteer Catholic chaplain for the Boy Scouts in Rhode Island charged with sexually assaulting a teenager with disabilities has been ordered by a judge to hire a lawyer.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence is making feminine hygiene products available to students for free in all the city's high schools and middle schools.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts mayor facing federal charges and a recall election says prosecutors aren't allowing him to repay investors in his company.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge says a lawsuit that seeks to change the way Connecticut counts prisoners when drawing up legislative districts can move forward.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A former teller at a Massachusetts bank has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $100,000 from several customers, including some in their 80s.
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Three students and a driver were briefly trapped inside a school bus in Connecticut after it slid off an icy road and brought down power lines.
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his wife just three weeks after their wedding nearly a decade ago and will serve the minimum 25-year prison sentence.
WINDHAM, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police say a man shot by officers following a car chase through several towns and on Interstate 395 has died.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut teenager who was driving a stolen SUV when he struck and killed a woman waiting for her bus has been convicted of manslaughter.
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — This year's Atlantic sea scallop fishing year begins in several weeks, and federal regulators are proposing new management measures for the valuable fishery.
WESTERLY — Calling for education rather than eradication, a small group of people gathered on the steps of Town Hall Wednesday morning to rally support for the town’s coyote population and to show their opposition to those who advocate killing the animals.
RICHMOND — At a special 5:30 p.m. meeting Tuesday before the regular Town Council meeting, council members approved the hiring of a new town planner.
WESTERLY — A local woman is facing charges after police said she lied about her name to try and avoid being arrested on a warrant, leading police to discover her in possession of numerous pills, including several narcotics, without proper prescriptions.
WESTERLY — State officials provided details for a tentative plan to improve state parks and facilities on Wednesday, including introducing a modest increase in pricing and launching a pilot program to address issues with trash in Misquamicut.
RICHMOND — Officials from the Ocean Community YMCA were in Richmond Wednesday pitching a new facility that would replace the Arcadia branch and also serve as the new Richmond community and recreation center.
BOSTON (AP) — A settlement is pending in casino mogul Steve Wynn's lawsuit seeking to block the release of Massachusetts' investigation into allegations of sexual assault against him.
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts officials raised major concerns Wednesday about Entergy's proposed sale of the soon-to-be-closed Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth to another company for decommissioning.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's new governor, Democrat Ned Lamont, offered a budget plan Wednesday that modernizes the state's sales tax base by imposing the 6.35 percent levy on a long list of goods and services, proposes highway tolls as way of funding transportation, and takes steps …
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The letter was unsigned, impassioned and eloquent. Anne Nelson has no definitive proof, but the author believes that the message that ran in "J'accuse" in late November 1942 may have been written by Suzanne Spaak, the courageous and enigmatic subject of her new book, …
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — The latest theatrical production by Castle Craig Players brings to the stage all of Shakespeare's plays in one show, resulting in a comedic mashup of dozens of classic works.
NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — The operator of Rhode Island's first self-driving shuttle service says it will be the first in the U.S. to integrate with public mass transit.
MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — A judge is again refusing to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of a girl who was stabbed to death at her high school in Connecticut.
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — An internal investigation has found that four employees of a Connecticut police department violated protocol when they left a man in jail unmonitored before his suicide.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence officials have postponed deciding on a $127,000 severance package for the city's former human resources director.
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A jury has started deliberating in the case of a man charged with killing and robbing a 20-year-old man found near an abandoned home in Connecticut.