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Local News

State budget included $1M for controversial treatment

State budget included $1M for controversial treatment

House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello’s leadership team has put $1 million into the state budget for a Cranston chiropractor, despite the governor’s opposition and a top federal official’s skepticism about his work.

National News

President Trump kicks off 2020 re-election bid

President Trump kicks off 2020 re-election bid

Trump spoke fondly of his 2016 race, calling it “a defining moment in American history.” He said that in the years since, he had upended Washington, staring down “a corrupt and broken political establishment” and restoring a government “of, for and by the people.”

Trump says US will begin deporting millions

Trump says US will begin deporting millions

An administration official said the effort would focus on the more than 1 million people who have been issued final deportation orders by federal judges but remain at large in the U.S.

US sending troops to Mideast amid Gulf tensions over Iran

US sending troops to Mideast amid Gulf tensions over Iran

The U.S. is sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East as tensions in the Persian Gulf mounted Tuesday over Iran’s announcement it will not comply with the international agreement that keeps it from making nuclear weapons. At the same time, Iran insisted it was not seeking war.

Newtown parents score a win in growing fight against hoaxers

Newtown parents score a win in growing fight against hoaxers

The father of a victim of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has won a defamation lawsuit against the authors of a book that claimed the shooting never happened — the latest victory for victims’ relatives who have been taking a more aggressive stance against conspiracy theorists.

 
 

Arts + Lifestyle

Love and Other Fables a Lukewarm Opener for Theatre by the Sea

Love and Other Fables a Lukewarm Opener for Theatre by the Sea

This is the kind of light, silly theater you can’t take too seriously, which in some ways makes it perfect for a summer house, but at the same time, you get the feeling that it really, really wants to be taken seriously…and that’s where Love and Other Fables left me cold.

PODCAST: Bristol Art Museum Exhibit Controversy

PODCAST: Bristol Art Museum Exhibit Controversy

Alison DeKleine, Vice President of the Board of Directors at the Bristol Art Museum, joined Gene to discuss the controversy over pictures that are set to be displayed in the museum which show soldiers engaged in same-sex behavior.

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