The slide was the largest on record, covering an area the size of Rhode Island
So in Rhode Island there's a department store chain called Ocean State Job Lot. It's like Walmart but not. To hype themselves for the holiday shopping season, the store hooked up with Kindling Digital which created the elaborate prank...Show More Summary
-Agency OSJL launched a holiday campaign for a Rhode Island based chain store called Ocean State Job Lot that is a little…odd (video above). -Google launched Contributor yesterday, a tool which “lets readers pay their favorite publishers...Show More Summary
Lightower Fiber Networks has strengthened its ties with the state and local government market by being named as an authorized vendor to the State of Rhode Island of Administration for Telecommunications Services.
Country singer Billy Gilman, who shot to stardom at age 11 with "One Voice," has come out as gay. The 26-year-old Rhode Island native spoke apprehensively, but at length, about his sexuality in a new YouTube clip posted on Nov. 20. The...Show More Summary
When you create a team of talent that includes Hana Floral Design, Ceci New York and True Event, and place them on a beautiful private Rhode Island residence, magic occurs. Leila Brewster joined the forces and captured every picture perfect moment, from seaside ceremony to stylish reception. Escape the hump day blues with some summer stunners…
AIRBRUSHING IN THE ERA OF OBAMA: University of Rhode Island Removes Gruber Video After It Goes Viral. First Penn, now this. You’d almost think that the higher ed establishment is in the tank for the Democrats or something.
An annual U.N. report finds that more than 550,000 acres were cultivated with opium poppies this year — that's approaching the total land area of Rhode Island.
Rhode Island has their first Pro Basketball team. The ABA Providence Sky Chiefs, and their first Pro Basketball Dance Team: The Providence Sky Chiefs Dancers. [Sky Chief Dancers on Facebook]
Researchers from Rhode Island have found that prescription opioids, including methadone, were involved in 67.8 percent of -- or over 135,971 visits to -- nationwide emergency department visits in 2010, with the highest proportion of opioid overdoses occurring in the South.
In Rhode Island, two students at Brown University who reported memory loss after drinking punch at a fraternity party last month tested positive for a date-rape drug, while tests on the other student are pending, according to officials. KATU reports: The students said they became rapidly intoxicated and had memory loss after drinking punch at [...]
Republican Rick Scott won the Florida midterm election for governor, but 51.8% of voters did not want him. Democrat Gina Raimondo was elected governor of Rhode Island, despite 59.2% of voters choosing someone else. What is up with the math of the midterms?
Pumpkin spice apparently knows no bounds. Now here it, in our whiskey! Sons of Liberty is a craft distiller out of Rhode Island, focusing on American single malts as well as seasonal, flavored whiskies. In addition to a hop-flavoredShow More Summary
In a recent study, researchers at Rhode Island Hospital found that fears of being rejected because of one’s appearance, as well as rejection sensitivity to general interpersonal situations, were significantly elevated in individuals with Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD). Show More Summary
?The last time I saw Vincent "Buddy" Cianci in the Moses Brown School field house, he arrived by helicopter. It was 2000 or 2001, my senior year of high school, and the mayor of Providence, Rhode Island flew in to speak to an assembly at his alma mater. Show More Summary
Bob Healy, a candidate in Rhode Island’s gubernatorial race, spent only $35 of his own money on his campaign — and took 22% of the vote. “It’s amazing what $35 can do,” Healy said. “As I’ve been saying, if we only spent $75, $80, we might’ve won the race.” Republican Allan Fung came in second with [...]
The 2014 midterm elections were the most expensive midterms ever, costing a little over $4 billion dollars for very incremental gains for the Republicans -- which is why the story of Bob Healy, who took third in the Rhode Island governor's race, is so relieving.
Gas2. At Tiverton High School in Rhode Island, two students and their teacher have built a plug in EV that is rated at an incredible 1552 MPGe for a total investment of $1584. The EV is named Apotheosis, which means the highest point...Show More Summary
The Framers knew what they were doing: don’t abolish midterm elections [John O. McGinnis, Law and Liberty] Rhode Island has elected a new Democratic governor, Gina Raimondo, with public-employment reformist credentials. But is it ready...Show More Summary
First Gina Raimondo stood up to the unions and led a reform of Rhode Island’s pension system. Then she ran for governor ran as a ‘bold progressive’ who can get things done—and won.