Charles Moreau, former mayor of Central Falls, was freed from prison Friday in a deal struck after an appeals court threw his 2012 conviction into question.
The State Court of Criminal Appeals on Thursday upheld a judge’s ruling that a man convicted of raping a teenage neighbor should not serve prison time.
Gov. C. L. (Butch) Otter on Friday signed a bill threatening anyone who secretly films animal abuse at agricultural facilities with a year in jail and a $5,000 fine.
Edward Bouchet has long been recognized as the school’s first African-American graduate, but newly uncovered records suggest another man earned that distinction nearly 20 years earlier.
POLITICO Pro Report: A GAO report says a possible pilot shortage is connected to low salaries.
For a town of grand monuments and boulevards, a wardrobe that fails to reflect the gravitas of buildings where treaties were signed and wars were ended is not tolerated.
Army officials said that despite concerns about the credibility of the main accuser, they did not doubt her central claim of forced oral sex.
More than 3,500 pages of previously secret Clinton White documents made public Friday showed that the more things change, the more they stay the same.
Any future Hillary Clinton campaign will involve reliving and re-litigating history.
With an eye toward his legacy, the president tries to ensure he will have friends in Congress for the final years of his term.
Hillary Rodham Clinton outlasted many of her old combatants from the 1990s and as a senator faced a new wave of reporters unfamiliar with the earlier media battles.
The former president draws a higher than anticipated response for his message on voting.
For years as he chased his dream, shooting hoops and racing up and down the court, professional basketball player Jason Collins wore the No. 98 jersey.
Police confirm that former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper surrendered to the LAPD amid rape allegations.
Activity in China's factory sector slowed to an 8-month low in February, official data showed, reinforcing signs of a modest slowdown in the economy as demand weakens.
SeaWorld Entertainment has come under fire after a documentary criticized its practice of holding whales in captivity. Now, the company is firing back.
Politicians take to Twitter to discuss the tensions in Crimea and the president's remarks.
Newly released papers underscored what a pivotal force Hillary Rodham Clinton was in her husband’s White House, intimately involved in the policy and politics that shaped Washington in the 1990s.