NEWPORT, R.I. (WPRI)- The nation's oldest synagogue is involved in a lawsuit over the ownership of historic artifacts.
The Touro Synagogue agreed to sell the 18th-century bells to Boston's Museum of Fine Arts.
The $7.4 million sale would have benefited an endowment fund for caring for the synagogue, but the nation's oldest Jewish congregation in New York is suing.
They claim the sale violates their religious practice.
A federal judge is expected to hold a settlement conference Thursday.
A judge handed New England Patriots cornerback Alfonzo Dennard another year of probation and 30 additional days in jail Thursday as a result of a drinking-and-driving incident in Nebraska last summer.
Officers honored included Mark Dececco and John Reposa, who brought an iPad to a special needs child after hers was stolen last December.
Providence police are investigating after a car crashed and caught fire overnight.
Providence police identified the teenager who was shot and killed in broad daylight Wednesday, and the murder suspect was arraigned on multiple charges.
The Providence College Friars (8-2) scored three points in the final 4:22 and survived a final possession to hang on against the University of Rhode Island Rams. Providence won despite shooting 37.5 percent from the floor and giving up 14 …