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VIDEO: Man Rescues Dog Stranded on Roof of Home

VIDEO: Man Rescues Dog Stranded on Roof of Home

A Good Samaritan rescued a Rhode Island dog that wound up stranded on the roof of a home, according to a video of the incident.
Detroit Students Are Making a Federal Case Out of What They Say Was an Education So Poor, It Violated Their Constitutional Rights

Detroit Students Are Making a Federal Case Out of What They Say Was an Education So Poor, It Violated Their Constitutional Rights

An eighth-grader teaching his fellow students math for a month when the teacher quit. Third- and fourth-grade materials in high school classes. Playgrounds covered with broken glass and burst pipes in
'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Arrested for Murder After Nationwide Manhunt

'Latin Kings' Gang Leader Freed by 'First Step Act' Arrested for Murder After Nationwide Manhunt

A notorious leader of the "Almighty Latin Kings" gang has been arrested for murdering a man less than a year after being freed from federal prison by the "First Step Act."

Jennifer Lawrence’s Wedding Revives Hollywood’s Love Affair With the Art World

Wedding bells for Jennifer Lawrence and Dasha Zhukova provided the perfect event for A-listers to show off in front of artists.
How Investigators Could Pursue a Case Against Juul

How Investigators Could Pursue a Case Against Juul

The rise of vaping-related illnesses and deaths has put the e-cigarette maker squarely in the sights of the government.
Rhode Island Gov ignores FOIA requests over cozy contract

Rhode Island Gov ignores FOIA requests over cozy contract

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Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy

Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy

Woman, 25, diagnosed with methemoglobinemiaDoctors say numbing agent for toothache to blameIt turns out that “feeling blue” is not a figure of speech after all.A 25-year-old woman has given new
Faith in a ‘Hidden Paycheck’ That Could Vanish for Good

Faith in a ‘Hidden Paycheck’ That Could Vanish for Good

Retirees across the country are feeling the effects of underfunded pensions from religious organizations.

Break-In at Trump’s Golf Course, and Taylor Swift’s Mansion

A New Jersey man is accused of going on a spree in two states, including doing doughnuts in his car on the Bedminster, N.J., course and sneaking into the singer’s Rhode Island home.
Does America Care About Care? Not Enough

Does America Care About Care? Not Enough

Some 41 countries across the globe guarantee their workers paid family leave to tend to children or elders. The United States doesn’t. That may be changing.
After Breaking Into Taylor Swift’s Home, a Man Took Off His Shoes ‘to Be Polite’

After Breaking Into Taylor Swift’s Home, a Man Took Off His Shoes ‘to Be Polite’

He's charged with breaking and entering and willful trespassing
After Breaking Into Taylor Swift’s Home, a Man Took Off His Shoes ‘to Be Polite’

After Breaking Into Taylor Swift’s Home, a Man Took Off His Shoes ‘to Be Polite’

He's charged with breaking and entering and willful trespassing
Man Who Declared Himself the ‘World’s Greatest Counterfeiter’ Is Heading to Federal Prison

Man Who Declared Himself the ‘World’s Greatest Counterfeiter’ Is Heading to Federal Prison

Louis Colavecchio for years frustrated casinos with counterfeit slot machine tokens
RI Gov will face ethics investigation over lottery deal

RI Gov will face ethics investigation over lottery deal

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Correctional Officer Suspended After Truck Driven Into Jewish ICE Protesters

Correctional Officer Suspended After Truck Driven Into Jewish ICE Protesters

A correctional officer was suspended Thursday, a day after a truck drove into protesters outside a Rhode Island facility that...

Rhode Island Will Regulate Crypto Under Money Transmitter Laws

The latest in a patchwork of state regulations, Rhode Island pens formal legislation regarding cryptocurrencies and money transmission.

The Knight Foundation launches $750,000 initiative for immersive technology for the arts

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is looking for pitches on how to enhance and augment traditional creative arts through immersive technologies. Through a partnership with Microsoft the
Man Wielding Burglary Tools Arrested Outside Taylor Swift’s Home

Man Wielding Burglary Tools Arrested Outside Taylor Swift’s Home

David Liddle, 32, was charged with possession of the tools — lock picks, a crowbar and a baseball bat — in Rhode Island.
As tech giants face congressional investigation, states must step up regulatory oversight too

As tech giants face congressional investigation, states must step up regulatory oversight too

Congress has begun investigations into the power wielded by tech giants. Concerns are bipartisan, with members of both parties suggesting that new legislation and regulation may be needed.
Rhode Island Dem Gov’s no-bid lottery deal looks… pretty bad

Rhode Island Dem Gov’s no-bid lottery deal looks… pretty bad

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