Latest Rhode Island News

1 dead, 3 injured following a fire at a Massachusetts house

Feb. 24, 2024 13:02 PM EST

MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — One person was killed and three others were injured early Saturday in a Massachusetts house fire, officials said. Fire and police were called to a house fire in the town of Middlesborough around 2 a.m. with people trapped inside. With fire coming from...

Fuchs and Rhode Island host La Salle

Feb. 24, 2024 03:45 AM EST

Rhode Island Rams (11-15, 5-8 A-10) at La Salle Explorers (13-14, 4-10 A-10) Philadelphia; Sunday, 12 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Rhode Island visits the La Salle Explorers after David Fuchs scored 23 points in Rhode Island's 85-77 loss to the Richmond Spiders. ...

Stained glass window showing dark-skinned Jesus Christ heading to Memphis museum

Feb. 23, 2024 17:03 PM EST

WARREN, R.I. (AP) — A nearly 150-year-old stained-glass church window in Rhode Island that depicts a dark-skinned Jesus Christ interacting with women in New Testament scenes — known to many as the “Black Gospel Window” — has found a new home at a museum in Tennessee. The...

Richmond takes down Rhode Island 85-77

Feb. 21, 2024 21:52 PM EST

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Jordan King's 25 points helped Richmond defeat Rhode Island 85-77 on Wednesday night. King had seven assists for the Spiders (19-7, 11-2 Atlantic 10 Conference). Isaiah Bigelow scored 14 points while going 5 of 9 (2 for 5 from 3-point range), and added five...

King and Richmond host Rhode Island

Feb. 21, 2024 04:01 AM EST

Richmond Spiders (18-7, 10-2 A-10) at Rhode Island Rams (11-14, 5-7 A-10) Kingston, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Spiders -4; over/under is 144.5 BOTTOM LINE: Richmond visits the Rhode Island Rams after Jordan King scored...

Rhode Island hosts King and Richmond

Feb. 20, 2024 03:52 AM EST

Richmond Spiders (18-7, 10-2 A-10) at Rhode Island Rams (11-14, 5-7 A-10) Kingston, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Richmond visits the Rhode Island Rams after Jordan King scored 24 points in Richmond's 90-74 victory against the George Washington...

Alston scores 21 in Loyola Chicago's 77-67 win against Rhode Island

Feb. 18, 2024 15:19 PM EST

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Philip Alston had 21 points in Loyola Chicago's 77-67 victory against Rhode Island on Sunday. Alston also added 10 rebounds for the Ramblers (19-7, 11-2 Atlantic 10 Conference). Dame Adelekun scored 21 points and added six rebounds, three steals, and five...

House and Rhode Island host Loyola Chicago

Feb. 18, 2024 03:47 AM EST

Loyola Chicago Ramblers (18-7, 10-2 A-10) at Rhode Island Rams (11-13, 5-6 A-10) Kingston, Rhode Island; Sunday, 12 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Ramblers -4; over/under is 146.5 BOTTOM LINE: Rhode Island hosts the Loyola Chicago Ramblers after Jaden...

House and Rhode Island host Loyola Chicago

Feb. 17, 2024 03:46 AM EST

Loyola Chicago Ramblers (18-7, 10-2 A-10) at Rhode Island Rams (11-13, 5-6 A-10) Kingston, Rhode Island; Sunday, 12 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Rhode Island hosts the Loyola Chicago Ramblers after Jaden House scored 22 points in Rhode Island's 81-79 loss to the UMass...

Man charged with setting fires at predominantly Black church in Rhode Island

Feb. 15, 2024 18:20 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man was arrested Thursday and charged with using gasoline to set several fires around the exterior of a predominantly Black church in North Providence early Sunday morning. Kevin Colantonio, 35, of North Providence, was charged with...