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NATIVE AMERICA is a four part series for PBS. NATIVE AMERICA rediscovers a past whose splendor and sophistication is only now being realized, and whose story has…

Join Rhode Island PBS and the Tomaquag Museum of Exeter for an advance screening of NATIVE AMERICA, a new 4-part PBS series airing on Tuesdays at 9 p.m. on WSBE Rhode Island PBS.

The Big Bang Science Fair, with speakers, demonstrations and workshops, will take place on Market Square and inside the RISD Auditorium from 3 to 10 p.m.,

Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross have been tasked with scoring the music for the new HBO adaptation of the cult graphic novel series Watchmen.

The Miriam Hospital has received a $2.5 million federal grant to improve addiction and mental health treatment for gay and bisexual men.

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. — A former Providence police detective who in July admitted to assaulting his girlfriend in an incident that led to his

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — House Minority Leader Patricia Morgan is getting an unexpected assist from a member of the Democratic House leadership in her

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This Special Report — drawing on insights from a technical working group of experts in arts education, state data systems and state policy — offers guidance on key arts-education metrics many states could track by using data they already collect.

The circumstances can be dire for medical professionals with a DUI. Are you asking yourself if you can lose your medical license after a DUI arrest?

E-permitting, which moves the municipal permitting process online versus the former paperwork-based system, was implemented to reduce red tape, and to make the state a friendlier place to do business
The system has successfully moved municipalities’ building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, moving, and demolition permits into one easy-to-navigate online system, accessible by each community’s website. Rhode Island is believed to be the only state in the country…

Jonathan Kurtis ’89 PhD’95 MD’96, professor of pathology and laboratory medicine, did not first develop an interest in malaria behind a lab bench or as a training physician in a clinical setting. Instead, Kurtis’ bout with the disease during his junior year abroad in Kenya gave him a first-hand look …

If you search for the term “self-compassion” online, you will easily receive over a million results. The concept is popular, and for good reason. Self-compassion is associated with greater psychological well-being, lower depression and anxiety, and increased ability to bounce back from crises. You might be wondering, what exactly is self-compassion? Self-compassion is the practice of noticing the ways in which you are struggling, and then…

A clear vision for water and wastewater infrastructure leads to innovative ideas, saves money, and avoids emergency spending for a Midwest community

On Monday afternoon, the room fell silent as composer and performer Courtney Bryan played a recording of “Sanctum,” which she composed as a response to police brutality.

CRANSTON, R.I. -- A Cranston man locked up on child pornography accusations was charged yet again on Tuesday, this time with felony obstruction of the

With roughly 40 percent of Americans now obese, new research finds that one strategy may be helping Americans stay slim: calorie counts on restaurant menus.

Ten academic studies were chosen from about 9,000 nominations to win a 2018 Ig Nobel Prize, a parody of the Nobel Prize.

WARWICK, R.I. — Electric car-maker Tesla's stop-start plan set up shop in Rhode Island appears to be back in gear.The state Motor Vehicle Dealers

A new study by University professors shows older women are more likely to give birth to more than one baby at a time due to the aging reproductive system.

Decades before we had endure the endless stream of celebrity cookbooks from major and minor stars, Italian film actress Sophia Loren was writing recipe books.

In the age of the Classical Education, students pored over and memorized the works of “authorities,” exemplars of grammar, rhetoric, logic, etc. Constellations in the night sky of ignorance, so to speak, these writers and thinkers showed the way to knowledge through their excellence.

Written 10 years before the book that defined the Beat Generation, appeal for a $25 sub is now on sale in California for $22,500

Carol E. Drewes is Trinity Rep’s Individual and Legacy Giving Officer. Carol manages engagement, stewardship and solicitations for major gifts ($1000 and up) and coordinates Trinity Rep’s Legacy Giving Program to encourage gifts of all sizes to its endowment—today and via planned gifts
In another life Carol was a costume designer and actress. She started her professional theater career at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis in…

A spokesman for the Teamsters Local 251, Nicholas Williams, said Thursday afternoon that while drivers would not strike Friday, a strike will be announced

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Held at RWU's Bristol campus, the debate will include Democratic Gov. Gina M. Raimondo, Republican Cranston Mayor Allan W. Fung and former state Rep. Joseph A. Trillo.

Rubius Therapeutics is building a new 135,000-square-foot facility that will support 160 new, high-skilled jobs in manufacturing, biotech operations and other support functions.

Earlier this week, Rhode Island and the South Coast experienced the aftermath of Hurricane Florence -- nothing too major, just a few inches of rain.

About 9000 students in Providence would have to rely on families or other transportation arrangements, as the school department said there are no adequate substitute companies, if bus drivers go on st