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Rhode Island Approves Bill Protecting Abortion Rights
As a wave of anti-abortion bills sweeps the country, Rhode Island wrote abortion protections into law.
Blue States Are Struggling To Deliver Abortion Rights Victories
While red states attack reproductive rights with a fury, Democrats in some statehouses are dithering.
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After Sandwich Fiasco, Chobani And Others Donate More Than $150,000 To School District
The yogurt maker and others have donated to Warwick Public Schools in Rhode Island to ensure kids there aren’t “lunch shamed.”
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School District Backpedals On Jelly Sandwich-Only Policy For Students With Lunch Debt
After blistering criticism, Warwick Public Schools in Rhode Island said it would allow students "their choice of lunch regardless of their account status."
Firefighter Placed On Leave For Allegedly Walking Naked Into 7-11
The firefighter's girlfriend told police she dared him to go into the store naked after he said it was legal in Rhode Island.
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Pet Retirement Home Rescues Dogs In Their Golden Years
Older dogs are less likely to find new homes than younger ones are.
Aide To GOP Rhode Island Governor Candidate Resigns After Sexist, Racist Tweets Revealed
Republican Mayor Allan Fung's press secretary had referred to women as "whores" and mocked the idea of black people on ice skates.
Missy Elliott Loves This Self-Proclaimed ‘Funky White Sister’ Covering 'Work It'
The sounds effects in this rendition are🔥.
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Catholic Bishop Calls Twitter An 'Occasion Of Sin' Before Deleting His Account
Rhode Island's Bishop Thomas Tobin is done with the social media site.
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Rhode Island Becomes Latest State To Pass New Gun Laws After Parkland
The governor has signed a bill to ban bump stocks and another to implement a "red flag" law.
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Family's Fabulous Pet Chicken Gets Own Obituary In Local Newspaper
RIP, Big Mama.
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Brutal Winter Storm Leaves East Coast Blanketed In Snow As Airports Slowly Reopen
As the storm passed, officials warned of frigid temperatures continuing throughout the night.
Best Middle-Grade Mystery And Suspense Of 2017
A Properly Unhaunted Place by William Alexander "A fun and fast-paced supernatural mystery with secret depths for those who
National Weather Service
Storm Barrels Toward Northeast On 5-Year Sandy Anniversary
Hurricane-force wind gusts are possible, the National Weather Service warns.
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I Have A Mental Illness And A Gun License. Here's What I Think Of Gun Reform.
By Thom Dunn, On Assignment for HuffPost
It has to be evidence-based, pragmatic and include a working knowledge of firearms.
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Anti-Trump Anger Energizes Rhode Island To Pass Paid Sick Leave
States are helping workers, even as the Trump administration tries to roll back protections.
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Not All Hurricanes Are Equal
Diving for Starfish--The Jeweler, The Actress, The Heiress and...
I am hardly a hurricane expert, though I did write a book about The Great Hurricane: 1938 (Atlantic Monthly Press) in 2005
Tell Me A Story: Narrative Rules For Leadership Through Storytelling
Author, Journalist, Emerita Faculty at Northwestern University
It started with losing her lizard. Sandy Coletta’s pet bearded dragon, or pogona, had escaped from its cage. As president
Mysterious Object Makes Waves On Rhode Island Beach
Even after bringing it to shore, people have no idea what it is.
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