KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Kino Lilly Jr. scored 14 points as Brown beat Rhode Island 59-58 on Wednesday night.
Lilly also contributed three steals for the Bears (6-4). Kalu Anya scored nine points while going 3 of 8 and 3 of 4 from the free throw line, and added 14 rebounds.
WEST WARWICK, R.I. (AP) _ AstroNova Inc. (ALOT) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $289,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The West Warwick, Rhode Island-based company said it had net income of 4 cents per share.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $66 million.
On a per-share basis, the Providence, Rhode Island-based company said it had net income of $1.07.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The city of Pawtucket is lifting restrictions on political campaign signs under a settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island, officials said Tuesday.
MIDDLETOWN, R.I. (AP) _ KVH Industries Inc. (KVHI) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $29.6 million.
The Middletown, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of $1.58 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 6 cents per share.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Bryce Hopkins scored 14 points as Providence beat Rhode Island 88-74 on Saturday night.
Hopkins added 15 rebounds for the Friars (6-3). Clifton Moore and Jared Bynum scored 14 points apiece.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Customers started lining up to buy recreational marijuana in Rhode Island on Thursday, a little more than six months after Gov.
BOSTON (AP) — Devin McGlockton hit the go-ahead layup and iced the game with a pair of free throws a minute later and Boston College defeated Rhode Island 53-49 on Sunday.
Jaeden Zackery scored 16 points for Boston College (5-2) and McGlockton finished with 11 points and seven rebounds off the bench.
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Brayon Freeman led Rhode Island over Illinois State on Wednesday with 21 points in a 57-44 victory.
Freeman also contributed five rebounds for the Rams (2-4).
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Pope Francis has named a Catholic priest from New York to succeed Rhode Island Bishop Thomas Tobin when the conservative cleric retires, potentially next year.
Tobin held a press conference Wednesday morning at the cathedral in Providence to announce the changes.
Merrimack Warriors (1-4) at Providence Friars (3-2)
Providence, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Providence -20.5; over/under is 133.5
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Island (AP) — Kevin Cross' 22 points — 16 of which were in the second half — helped Tulane defeat Rhode Island 78-75 on Tuesday night.
Brayon Freeman missed a 3-pointer with three seconds for a chance to tie for the Rams.
Merrimack Warriors (1-4) at Providence Friars (3-2)
Providence, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Providence hosts the Merrimack Warriors after Bryce Hopkins scored 20 points in Providence's 76-73 loss to the Saint Louis Billikens.
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Naeqwan Tomlin scored 15 points, Keyontae Johnson scored 14 points and Kansas State beat Rhode Island 77-57 in a Cayman Islands Classic contest on Monday night.
The Wildcats (4-0) built a 14-2 lead and were never threatened.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There are more households in Rhode Island that cannot afford adequate food now than before the pandemic, the Rhode Island Community Food Bank said Monday.
The food bank released its annual report on hunger to coincide with Thanksgiving week.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Marques DeShields ran for 204 yards and a touchdown on 24 carries, Kasim Hill threw two TD passes and Rhode Island beat Albany 35-21 Saturday in the season finale for both teams.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — DNA evidence left behind 35 years ago and the use of forensic genealogy has led to the arrest of an Indiana man on charges that he sexually assaulted two Rhode Island girls in 1987, authorities announced Wednesday.
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a political rival at an abortion rights rally was acquitted Wednesday of a misdemeanor simple assault charge by a judge who determined that his actions were justified because he was trying to maintain public order.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Ishmael Leggett had 18 points in Rhode Island's 74-64 victory over Stony Brook on Tuesday night.
Leggett added nine rebounds and five assists for the Rams (1-2). Louis Hutchinson scored 15 points, shooting 6 for 8, including 2 for 3 from beyond the arc.
Stonehill Skyhawks (1-2) at Providence Friars (2-0)
Providence, Rhode Island; Tuesday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Stonehill visits the Providence Friars after Andrew Sims scored 21 points in Stonehill's 82-77 win over the Army Black Knights.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Mason Harrell scored 26 points as Texas State beat Rhode Island 70-66 on Saturday night.
Harrell added five rebounds for the Bobcats (2-1). Brandon Davis scored 15 points and added four steals.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Max Brosmer connected with DJ Linkins for a 26-yard touchdown pass with 17 seconds remaining, lifting New Hampshire to a 31-28 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday.
The win keeps the Wildcats (7-3, 6-1) tied for first place in the Colonial Athletic Association.
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) _ Pangaea Logistics Solutions Ltd. (PANL) on Wednesday reported net income of $18.8 million in its third quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Newport, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of 42 cents.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Swimming in two plastic bins inside a brightly lit and sterile quarantine room at a Rhode Island zoo, 16 quarter-sized turtle hatchlings represent a growing worry for conservationist Lou Perrotti.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Now that Rhode Island Gov. Dan McKee has won his first full term in office, the Democrat is developing a vision for the state for the next decade.
McKee and Lt. Gov. Sabina Matos, a fellow Democrat, released a working draft of their “RI 2030” plan last month, based on community conversations about education, workforce, children and family issues, and other priorities.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Democratic Gov. Dan McKee has defeated Republican challenger Ashley Kalus to win his first full term in office.
McKee is a former lieutenant governor who became the state’s chief executive in March 2021 when two-term Gov.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — State Treasurer Seth Magaziner has won the congressional seat in Rhode Island being vacated by longtime U.S. Rep. Jim Langevin, keeping it in Democratic control.
Magaziner defeated Republican Allan Fung, a former Cranston mayor, in the general election Tuesday.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Luis Kortright scored 15 points off of the bench to help lead Quinnipiac over Rhode Island 67-62 on Monday night.
Kortright also added five rebounds and five steals for the Bobcats.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Marques DeShields scored on a short run midway through the fourth quarter and went over 100 yards when Rhode Island ran out the clock to beat Maine 26-22 on Saturday.
BOSTON (AP) — A Rhode Island man who authorities say forced multiple women with drug dependencies into prostitution and used violence and starvation to control them has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Bally's Corporation (BALY) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $593,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Providence, Rhode Island-based company said it had net income of 1 cent per share.
Rhode Island voters are deciding this November whether the Democratic governor will get to serve his first full term in office, and whether the Democratic Party will retain its three-decade hold on a U.S.
WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) _ CVS Health Corporation (CVS) on Wednesday reported a third-quarter loss of $3.42 billion, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
The Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based company said it had a loss of $2.60 per share.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — In liberal Rhode Island, Republican Allan Fung stands a chance of flipping a U.S. House seat and possibly helping his party gain control of the chamber.
There is just one Republican in New England's congressional delegation, U.S.
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Linebacker Isaiah Jones sacked Kasim Hill on a two-point conversion attempt as time expired and William & Mary edged Rhode Island 31-30 on Saturday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Textron Inc. (TXT) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $225 million.
The Providence, Rhode Island-based company said it had net income of $1.06 per share.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Two people whose personal information was compromised in a data breach at Rhode Island’s public bus service that affected about 22,000 people sued the agency and a health insurer on Tuesday seeking monetary damages and answers.
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) _ Washington Trust Bancorp Inc. (WASH) on Monday reported net income of $18.6 million in its third quarter.
The bank, based in Westerly, Rhode Island, said it had earnings of $1.08 per share.
WEST LONG BRANCH N.J. (AP) — Marques DeShields had 234 yards of total offense with four touchdowns and Rhode Island made the only conversion in the seventh overtime, defeating Monmouth 48-46 on Saturday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The third and final defendant in an illegal scheme to supply $20 million worth of substandard counterfeit clothing and gear made in China to the U.S. military has been sentenced to two years in prison, federal prosecutors said.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A nurse practitioner has pleaded guilty to fraudulently billing commercial health insurers and Medicare nearly $4.4 million for services that he never provided to patients as he had claimed, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Joni Mitchell's return to the stage in August was a surprise, but fans can plan for the next one.
The 78-year-old music legend will perform June 10 at the Gorge Amphitheatre, a venue in Washington state east of Seattle, her friend, singer Brandi Carlile, announced on “The Daily Show” late Wednesday.
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island residents who buy electric bicycles will soon be eligible for rebates under a program announced on Wednesday and named in honor of a former Associated Press reporter.
LES, Indonesia (AP) — After diving into the warm sea off the coast of northern Bali, Indonesia, Made Partiana hovers above a bed of coral, holding his breath and scanning for flashes of color and movement.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $636 million.
On a per-share basis, the Providence, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of $1.23.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Biden administration will hold the first-ever lease sale for offshore wind energy on the West Coast, officials said Tuesday.
The Dec. 6 sale will target areas in the Pacific Ocean off central and northern California— the first U.S.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Hasbro Inc. (HAS) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $129.2 million.
On a per-share basis, the Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of 93 cents.
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Kasim Hill dove into the end zone on a 7-yard run in the closing seconds of the third quarter to tie the game and Jarrett Martin picked off a Matthew McKay pass at the 16 and scored the go-ahead touchdown midway through the fourth to give Rhode Island a 17-10, come-from-behind win to knock Elon out of a share of first place in the Colonial Athletic Association on Saturday.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — No charges will be filed in the death of a man who fell from a Milwaukee drawbridge that was raised as he was walking across it, prosecutors said Friday, noting that investigators found no evidence of criminal wrongdoing.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A bronze sculpture of a West African king that had been in the collection of a Rhode Island museum for more than 70 years was among 31 culturally precious objects that were returned to the Nigerian government on Tuesday.