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Government, Opinion, Local Connections, Awareness, Public Safety
Newport police brought down a gunman Tuesday at the same time as lawmakers unveiled a package of gun control bills. Do you think the proposed laws could improve public saftey?
Opinion, Public Safety
A new resident wants to know why the streets are in such bad condition
The fire in Brazil that killed hundreds Sunday is a painful reminder of the 2003 Rhode Island nightclub fire.
Governor Chafee asked bells be rung 26 times today in honor of the victims of Sandy Hook, the Diocese ask they ring 28 times, to include the mother and the shooter in our prayers.
Opinion, Police & Fire
The DOT installed new bike lanes on Memorial Boulevard last week. Residents have expressed mixed feelings about the project.
In political science, the lesser evil principle is that of two bad choices, one is not as bad as the other, and should therefore be chosen.
Opinion, Schools, Arts
What music was controversial when you went to high school? What do you think it is about music that often divides generations?
According to a new Pew survey, one in five Americans do not associate with a religious organization
Gas prices have climbed 22 cents this month across Rhode Island, and 32 cents nationwide. How will this impact holiday travel?
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