Team to sail from Newport to France

A group of sailors competing in the Volvo Ocean Race next year are preparing to depart Newport for a trial run across the Atlantic.

Shooting begins on Whitey Bulger movie

Warner Bros. announced Wednesday that principal photography is underway on the not-yet-titled film about Whitey Bulger, which stars Johnny D…

Winter moths eating RI tree leaves

The Winter Moth caterpillar is munching away at many Rhode Island trees, and the damage could eventually kill the trees.