by Katie Valentine Aug 25, 2015
People of all ages -- not just the elderly -- are more at risk of death and emergency room visits as the earth warms, a recent study has found.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jun 16, 2015
The lawsuit alleges that more than 1,500 inmates have gone without treatment.
by Katie Valentine Apr 28, 2015
"This is technology that will play a very important part in decarbonizing electric sector."
by Zack Ford Feb 24, 2015
As some states are beginning to repeal their archaic HIV criminalization laws, one lawmaker wants to take his state in the opposite direction.
by Erica Hellerstein Feb 16, 2015
A non-profit Muslim school in Rhode Island was vandalized with Islamophobic graffiti on Saturday, one day after holding a vigil for the three Muslim victims of the North Carolina shooting.
by Alan Pyke Oct 28, 2014
In the scuffle over public worker pensions, money talks. But does it tell the truth?
by Bryce Covert Jun 18, 2014
Hotel workers in Providence will go without food for a week to push for a $15 minimum wage.
by Joanna M. Foster Apr 24, 2014
How many people, hospitals, homes and schools are at risk from sea level rise in your area? Data for five New England states has just been added to Climate Central's interactive sea level rise map.
by Jeff Spross Feb 4, 2014
With current technology, the region could electrify its cars and building heating systems, boost energy efficiency and smart grid use, and ramp up renewables.
by Ian Millhiser Jan 31, 2014
A bill to legalize pot does enjoy high-level support in Rhode Island. It was introduced by House Judiciary Chair Edith Ajello, a Democrat. Republican Minority Leader Brain Newberry is a co-sponsor.