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Truck drives into ICE protesters in Rhode Island

A captain at a Rhode Island detention facility has resigned after witnesses said he drove a truck toward a line of protesters who were demanding the center cease its cooperation with US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Rhode Island governor signs abortion protection bill

Rhode Island Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed a bill codifying abortion protections, joining other Democratic-controlled states looking to safeguard the procedure as conservative states push ahead on abortion restrictions.

Providence is USA's most artsy city

Providence, Rhode Island, is the biggest city in America's smallest state, and it often gets lost between two of its neighbors, bustling Boston and elegant Newport. But coming to New England and skipping this city is a major travel mistake.