• Rhode Island reaches $25.6M deal over Schilling’s 38 Studios

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island has reached a $25.6 million settlement with two of the financial backers it sued over a disastrous deal with former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s 38 Studios video game company.

  • Warwick, R.I.'s Kenny Rix (7) watches his three-run home run off of Bend, Ore., pitcher Bowen Nelson in the fourth inning of an United States elimination baseball game at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa., Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Rhode Island avoids elimination, beats Oregon 8-0 in LLWS

    SOUTH WILLAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Kenny Rix hit a three-run home run to lead Warwick, Rhode Island to an 8-0 victory over Bend, Oregon in an elimination game on Saturday in the Little League World Series.

  • This 1995 file photo taken in West Palm Beach, Fla., and released by the FBI shows Francis P. "Cadillac Frank" Salemme. Despite moving more than 1,000 miles from Boston, the ex-mob boss remained an ardent supporter of the New England Patriots while in witness protection. Members of an Atlanta-based Patriots fan club tell WPRI-TV in Providence, R.I., that Salemme attended at least three of the group's game watching parties under an assumed name during the past two seasons. Salemme was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016, in Connecticut on charges he murdered a witness in 1993. (Federal Bureau of Investigation via AP, File)

    Ex-New England mob boss remained a Patriots fan in hiding

    BOSTON (AP) — Despite moving more than 1,000 miles from Boston, an ex-mob boss remained an ardent supporter of the New England Patriots while in witness protection.