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Rhode Island changing state name on official documents to remove 'plantations' reference

Rhode Island changing state name on official documents to remove 'plantations' reference

The governor of Rhode Island signed an executive order on Tuesday to remove the state’s full name, which holds historically racist connotations, from official [...] Read full article: Rhode Island changing state name on offi...→

Rhode Island changing state name on official documents to remove 'plantations' reference

Rhode Island changing state name on official documents to remove 'plantations' reference

The governor of Rhode Island signed an executive order on Tuesday to remove the state’s full name, which holds historically racist connotations, from official [...] Read full article: Rhode Island changing state name on offi...→

Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open' to Changing State Flag

Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open' to Changing State Flag

Mississippi AG said she is "open" to changing the state flag amid calls from left-wing activists to modify it due to its Confederate emblem. Read full article: Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open'...→

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed an executive order taking what she called the "first steps" to change the official name of the state. Read full article: Rhode Island moves toward changing offic...→

Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantations' From Some Documents

Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantations' From Some Documents

Rhode Island will remove the phrase "Providence Plantations" in the state's formal name from some official documents and websites. Read full article: Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantati...→

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department official, resigns over Trump &

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department official, resigns over Trump &

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department ...→

State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Race Response: Report

State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Race Response: Report

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Rac...→

EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State Top Official Fired After Partying with Beauty Pageant Contestants

EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State Top Official Fired After Partying with Beauty Pageant Contestants

A former top official in the Tamaulipas government lost his job after the wife of a former governor learned of a party. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State T...→

Push to remove Confederate battle star from Mississippi state flag ren

Push to remove Confederate battle star from Mississippi state flag ren

TOP STORIES Four St. Louis police officers charged with beating undercover colleague Trump shifts date of next campaign rally to avoid Juneteenth celebrations [...] Read full article: Push to remove Confederate battle star f...→

Amid push to remove Confederate monuments, little outrage over Robert Byrd’s namesakes in home state

Amid push to remove Confederate monuments, little outrage over Robert Byrd’s namesakes in home state

Confederate monuments are being taken down or vandalized in cities across the country in the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody -- but so far the r [...] Read full article: Amid push to remove Confederate monument...→

Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of coronavirus weeks apart

Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of coronavirus weeks apart

A Rhode Island couple who was married for more than 80 years died just two weeks apart from one another after they both contracted the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of co...→

State accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

State accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

A top State Department official has accused Steve Linick, the department’s fired inspector general, of contacting a former colleague, obtaining official docume [...] Read full article: State accuses fired IG of obtaining offi...→

Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon following reopenings, state health official says

Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon following reopenings, state health official says

Since reopening, Oregon has not seen a resurgence in coronavirus cases, a top state health official said this week.  Read full article: Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon f...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count

Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count

By The New York TimesUpdated May 28, 2020, 12:05 A.M. E.T.... There have been at least 14,353 cases of coronavirus in Rhode Island, according to a New York Tim [...] Read full article: Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Co...→

Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ from official state name on documents, websites

Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ from official state name on documents, websites

"We can acknowledge our history without elevating a phrase that’s so deeply associated with the ugliest time in our state and in our country’s history." Read full article: Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ fro...→

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name: ‘It carries a horrific connotation’

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name: ‘It carries a horrific connotation’

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed an executive order taking what she called the “first steps” to change the official name of the state. Read full article: Rhode Island moves toward changing offic...→

Rhode Island may change its official state name over slavery connotations

Rhode Island may change its official state name over slavery connotations

What’s in a name? For the state of Rhode Island, years of acrimony over an official designation with connotations of slavery. But change is brewing in the unio [...] Read full article: Rhode Island may change its official sta...→

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated [...]

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated [...]

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated Press writers Tamara Lush in St. Petersburg, Florida, Ron Harris in Atlanta, J [...] Read full article: Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith f...→

State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Response to Racial Tensions

State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Response to Racial Tensions

President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions around the country has led to the resignation of Mary Elizabeth Taylor, 30, the youngest person to hold he [...] Read full article: State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Re...→

State Department official resigns over Trump ‘racial injustice’ response

State Department official resigns over Trump ‘racial injustice’ response

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump’s response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: State Department official resigns over T...→

Former Florida data official creates her own Covid-19 site that shows more cases than state reports

Former Florida data official creates her own Covid-19 site that shows more cases than state reports

(CNN) — The data official behind Florida’s Covid-19 dashboard says she has launched her own dashboard after being removed from the state’s project. Rebekah Jon [...] Read full article: Former Florida data official creates her...→

Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as 'Undeliverable' in Rhode Island

Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as 'Undeliverable' in Rhode Island

About 100,000 mail-in ballots were returned as "undeliverable" in Rhode Island's recent primary election, according to state records.  Read full article: Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as '...→

Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolution to remove Confederate emblem from state flag: report

Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolution to remove Confederate emblem from state flag: report

A bipartisan group of lawmakers in Mississippi this week began to draft a resolution to change the state’s flag, as calls have grown to remove the Confederate [...] Read full article: Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolutio...→

‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police, military

‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police, military

"We have to stand up for the people who have been wronged for ages, for years. Like, why wouldn’t we want to stand up for them?" Read full article: ‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after...→

Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island Latinos need 'tailored approach,' officials say

Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island Latinos need 'tailored approach,' officials say

"We need to address the reasons why the pandemic has hit the Latino community so hard, and those have to do with issues of equity," R.I. Secretary of State Nel [...] Read full article: Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island...→

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee next month as part of an investigation [...] Read full article: Top State Dept. official to testify befo...→

State Dept. official cites Trump’s race response in resignation

State Dept. official cites Trump’s race response in resignation

“The President’s comments and actions surrounding racial injustice and Black Americans cut sharply against my core values and convictions,” Taylor wrote in her [...] Read full article: State Dept. official cites Trump’s race ...→

EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Officials in Mexican Border State, Leaked Documents Show

EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Officials in Mexican Border State, Leaked Documents Show

Mexican law enforcement documents show the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas had influence over hiring for top law enforcement positions. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Offic...→

Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teacher Vandalized Statue of Christopher Columbus

Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teacher Vandalized Statue of Christopher Columbus

A Rhode Island middle school social studies teacher was arrested on Saturday morning in connection to the vandalism of a statue of Christopher Columbus in Prov [...] Read full article: Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teach...→

Best state elected official

Best state elected official

Governor JB Pritzker  Runner-Up Rep. Kelly Cassidy  Finalists: Rep. Will Guzzardi, Rep. Greg Harris... Read full article: Best state elected official...→

Louisville cook David McAtee fatally shot by National Guard, state official says

Louisville cook David McAtee fatally shot by National Guard, state official says

McAtee was shot after he fired his gun as law enforcement approached on a night of protests, according to investigators. Read full article: Louisville cook David McAtee fatally sho...→

Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, military discounts due to problems with 'racism and injustice'

Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, military discounts due to problems with 'racism and injustice'

A Rhode Island doughnut shop announced on social media that it was no longer offering a discount to police officers or members of the military. Read full article: Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, ...→

California may be reopening too quickly, state health official warns

California may be reopening too quickly, state health official warns

California may be re-opening too quickly, warns a top health official in the state who expressed concern over a possible surge in coronavirus cases.  Read full article: California may be reopening too quickly,...→

Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open' to Changing State Flag

Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open' to Changing State Flag

Mississippi AG said she is "open" to changing the state flag amid calls from left-wing activists to modify it due to its Confederate emblem. Read full article: Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open'...→

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name: ‘It carries a horrific connotation’

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name: ‘It carries a horrific connotation’

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed an executive order taking what she called the “first steps” to change the official name of the state. Read full article: Rhode Island moves toward changing offic...→

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee next month as part of an investigation [...] Read full article: Top State Dept. official to testify befo...→

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated [...]

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated [...]

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated Press writers Tamara Lush in St. Petersburg, Florida, Ron Harris in Atlanta, J [...] Read full article: Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith f...→

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department official, resigns over Trump &

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department official, resigns over Trump &

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department ...→

State Dept. official cites Trump’s race response in resignation

State Dept. official cites Trump’s race response in resignation

“The President’s comments and actions surrounding racial injustice and Black Americans cut sharply against my core values and convictions,” Taylor wrote in her [...] Read full article: State Dept. official cites Trump’s race ...→

State Department official resigns over Trump ‘racial injustice’ response

State Department official resigns over Trump ‘racial injustice’ response

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump’s response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: State Department official resigns over T...→

EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Officials in Mexican Border State, Leaked Documents Show

EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Officials in Mexican Border State, Leaked Documents Show

Mexican law enforcement documents show the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas had influence over hiring for top law enforcement positions. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Offic...→

Former Florida data official creates her own Covid-19 site that shows more cases than state reports

Former Florida data official creates her own Covid-19 site that shows more cases than state reports

(CNN) — The data official behind Florida’s Covid-19 dashboard says she has launched her own dashboard after being removed from the state’s project. Rebekah Jon [...] Read full article: Former Florida data official creates her...→

Push to remove Confederate battle star from Mississippi state flag ren

Push to remove Confederate battle star from Mississippi state flag ren

TOP STORIES Four St. Louis police officers charged with beating undercover colleague Trump shifts date of next campaign rally to avoid Juneteenth celebrations [...] Read full article: Push to remove Confederate battle star f...→

Best state elected official

Best state elected official

Governor JB Pritzker  Runner-Up Rep. Kelly Cassidy  Finalists: Rep. Will Guzzardi, Rep. Greg Harris... Read full article: Best state elected official...→

Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as 'Undeliverable' in Rhode Island

Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as 'Undeliverable' in Rhode Island

About 100,000 mail-in ballots were returned as "undeliverable" in Rhode Island's recent primary election, according to state records.  Read full article: Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as '...→

Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of coronavirus weeks apart

Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of coronavirus weeks apart

A Rhode Island couple who was married for more than 80 years died just two weeks apart from one another after they both contracted the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of co...→

Louisville cook David McAtee fatally shot by National Guard, state official says

Louisville cook David McAtee fatally shot by National Guard, state official says

McAtee was shot after he fired his gun as law enforcement approached on a night of protests, according to investigators. Read full article: Louisville cook David McAtee fatally sho...→

‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police, military

‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police, military

"We have to stand up for the people who have been wronged for ages, for years. Like, why wouldn’t we want to stand up for them?" Read full article: ‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after...→

Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon following reopenings, state health official says

Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon following reopenings, state health official says

Since reopening, Oregon has not seen a resurgence in coronavirus cases, a top state health official said this week.  Read full article: Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon f...→

Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count

Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count

By The New York TimesUpdated May 28, 2020, 12:05 A.M. E.T.... There have been at least 14,353 cases of coronavirus in Rhode Island, according to a New York Tim [...] Read full article: Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Co...→

Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ from official state name on documents, websites

Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ from official state name on documents, websites

"We can acknowledge our history without elevating a phrase that’s so deeply associated with the ugliest time in our state and in our country’s history." Read full article: Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ fro...→

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed an executive order taking what she called the "first steps" to change the official name of the state. Read full article: Rhode Island moves toward changing offic...→

Rhode Island may change its official state name over slavery connotations

Rhode Island may change its official state name over slavery connotations

What’s in a name? For the state of Rhode Island, years of acrimony over an official designation with connotations of slavery. But change is brewing in the unio [...] Read full article: Rhode Island may change its official sta...→

Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantations' From Some Documents

Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantations' From Some Documents

Rhode Island will remove the phrase "Providence Plantations" in the state's formal name from some official documents and websites. Read full article: Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantati...→

State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Response to Racial Tensions

State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Response to Racial Tensions

President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions around the country has led to the resignation of Mary Elizabeth Taylor, 30, the youngest person to hold he [...] Read full article: State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Re...→

State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Race Response: Report

State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Race Response: Report

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Rac...→

EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State Top Official Fired After Partying with Beauty Pageant Contestants

EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State Top Official Fired After Partying with Beauty Pageant Contestants

A former top official in the Tamaulipas government lost his job after the wife of a former governor learned of a party. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State T...→

Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teacher Vandalized Statue of Christopher Columbus

Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teacher Vandalized Statue of Christopher Columbus

A Rhode Island middle school social studies teacher was arrested on Saturday morning in connection to the vandalism of a statue of Christopher Columbus in Prov [...] Read full article: Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teach...→

Amid push to remove Confederate monuments, little outrage over Robert Byrd’s namesakes in home state

Amid push to remove Confederate monuments, little outrage over Robert Byrd’s namesakes in home state

Confederate monuments are being taken down or vandalized in cities across the country in the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody -- but so far the r [...] Read full article: Amid push to remove Confederate monument...→

Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolution to remove Confederate emblem from state flag: report

Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolution to remove Confederate emblem from state flag: report

A bipartisan group of lawmakers in Mississippi this week began to draft a resolution to change the state’s flag, as calls have grown to remove the Confederate [...] Read full article: Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolutio...→

State accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

State accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

A top State Department official has accused Steve Linick, the department’s fired inspector general, of contacting a former colleague, obtaining official docume [...] Read full article: State accuses fired IG of obtaining offi...→

Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, military discounts due to problems with 'racism and injustice'

Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, military discounts due to problems with 'racism and injustice'

A Rhode Island doughnut shop announced on social media that it was no longer offering a discount to police officers or members of the military. Read full article: Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, ...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

California may be reopening too quickly, state health official warns

California may be reopening too quickly, state health official warns

California may be re-opening too quickly, warns a top health official in the state who expressed concern over a possible surge in coronavirus cases.  Read full article: California may be reopening too quickly,...→

Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island Latinos need 'tailored approach,' officials say

Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island Latinos need 'tailored approach,' officials say

"We need to address the reasons why the pandemic has hit the Latino community so hard, and those have to do with issues of equity," R.I. Secretary of State Nel [...] Read full article: Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island...→

Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open' to Changing State Flag

Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open' to Changing State Flag

Mississippi AG said she is "open" to changing the state flag amid calls from left-wing activists to modify it due to its Confederate emblem. Read full article: Mississippi’s Lieutenant Governor 'Open'...→

Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ from official state name on documents, websites

Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ from official state name on documents, websites

"We can acknowledge our history without elevating a phrase that’s so deeply associated with the ugliest time in our state and in our country’s history." Read full article: Rhode Island to remove ‘Plantations’ fro...→

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed an executive order taking what she called the "first steps" to change the official name of the state. Read full article: Rhode Island moves toward changing offic...→

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name: ‘It carries a horrific connotation’

Rhode Island moves toward changing official state name: ‘It carries a horrific connotation’

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has signed an executive order taking what she called the “first steps” to change the official name of the state. Read full article: Rhode Island moves toward changing offic...→

Rhode Island may change its official state name over slavery connotations

Rhode Island may change its official state name over slavery connotations

What’s in a name? For the state of Rhode Island, years of acrimony over an official designation with connotations of slavery. But change is brewing in the unio [...] Read full article: Rhode Island may change its official sta...→

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Top State Dept. official to testify before House panel on Steve Linick firing

Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao is expected to testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee next month as part of an investigation [...] Read full article: Top State Dept. official to testify befo...→

Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantations' From Some Documents

Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantations' From Some Documents

Rhode Island will remove the phrase "Providence Plantations" in the state's formal name from some official documents and websites. Read full article: Rhode Island To Cut 'Providence Plantati...→

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated [...]

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated [...]

Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith from Providence, Rhode Island. Associated Press writers Tamara Lush in St. Petersburg, Florida, Ron Harris in Atlanta, J [...] Read full article: Marcelo reported from Boston and Smith f...→

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department official, resigns over Trump &

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department official, resigns over Trump &

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: Mary Elizabeth Taylor, State Department ...→

State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Response to Racial Tensions

State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Response to Racial Tensions

President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions around the country has led to the resignation of Mary Elizabeth Taylor, 30, the youngest person to hold he [...] Read full article: State Dept. Official Quits Over Trump Re...→

State Dept. official cites Trump’s race response in resignation

State Dept. official cites Trump’s race response in resignation

“The President’s comments and actions surrounding racial injustice and Black Americans cut sharply against my core values and convictions,” Taylor wrote in her [...] Read full article: State Dept. official cites Trump’s race ...→

State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Race Response: Report

State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Race Response: Report

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump's response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: State Dept Official Quits Over Trump Rac...→

State Department official resigns over Trump ‘racial injustice’ response

State Department official resigns over Trump ‘racial injustice’ response

A State Department official resigned Thursday over President Donald Trump’s response to racial tensions sweeping the country over the killings of black people [...] Read full article: State Department official resigns over T...→

EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Officials in Mexican Border State, Leaked Documents Show

EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Officials in Mexican Border State, Leaked Documents Show

Mexican law enforcement documents show the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas had influence over hiring for top law enforcement positions. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Cartels Helped Pick Top Offic...→

EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State Top Official Fired After Partying with Beauty Pageant Contestants

EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State Top Official Fired After Partying with Beauty Pageant Contestants

A former top official in the Tamaulipas government lost his job after the wife of a former governor learned of a party. Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Former Mexican Border State T...→

Former Florida data official creates her own Covid-19 site that shows more cases than state reports

Former Florida data official creates her own Covid-19 site that shows more cases than state reports

(CNN) — The data official behind Florida’s Covid-19 dashboard says she has launched her own dashboard after being removed from the state’s project. Rebekah Jon [...] Read full article: Former Florida data official creates her...→

Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teacher Vandalized Statue of Christopher Columbus

Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teacher Vandalized Statue of Christopher Columbus

A Rhode Island middle school social studies teacher was arrested on Saturday morning in connection to the vandalism of a statue of Christopher Columbus in Prov [...] Read full article: Police: Rhode Island Middle School Teach...→

Push to remove Confederate battle star from Mississippi state flag ren

Push to remove Confederate battle star from Mississippi state flag ren

TOP STORIES Four St. Louis police officers charged with beating undercover colleague Trump shifts date of next campaign rally to avoid Juneteenth celebrations [...] Read full article: Push to remove Confederate battle star f...→

Best state elected official

Best state elected official

Governor JB Pritzker  Runner-Up Rep. Kelly Cassidy  Finalists: Rep. Will Guzzardi, Rep. Greg Harris... Read full article: Best state elected official...→

Amid push to remove Confederate monuments, little outrage over Robert Byrd’s namesakes in home state

Amid push to remove Confederate monuments, little outrage over Robert Byrd’s namesakes in home state

Confederate monuments are being taken down or vandalized in cities across the country in the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody -- but so far the r [...] Read full article: Amid push to remove Confederate monument...→

Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as 'Undeliverable' in Rhode Island

Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as 'Undeliverable' in Rhode Island

About 100,000 mail-in ballots were returned as "undeliverable" in Rhode Island's recent primary election, according to state records.  Read full article: Data: 100K Mail-In Ballots Returned as '...→

Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of coronavirus weeks apart

Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of coronavirus weeks apart

A Rhode Island couple who was married for more than 80 years died just two weeks apart from one another after they both contracted the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Rhode Island couple, both 100, die of co...→

Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolution to remove Confederate emblem from state flag: report

Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolution to remove Confederate emblem from state flag: report

A bipartisan group of lawmakers in Mississippi this week began to draft a resolution to change the state’s flag, as calls have grown to remove the Confederate [...] Read full article: Mississippi lawmakers drafting resolutio...→

Louisville cook David McAtee fatally shot by National Guard, state official says

Louisville cook David McAtee fatally shot by National Guard, state official says

McAtee was shot after he fired his gun as law enforcement approached on a night of protests, according to investigators. Read full article: Louisville cook David McAtee fatally sho...→

State accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

State accuses fired IG of obtaining official documents, accessing office after dismissal

A top State Department official has accused Steve Linick, the department’s fired inspector general, of contacting a former colleague, obtaining official docume [...] Read full article: State accuses fired IG of obtaining offi...→

‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police, military

‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after popular Rhode Island doughnut shop ends discounts for police, military

"We have to stand up for the people who have been wronged for ages, for years. Like, why wouldn’t we want to stand up for them?" Read full article: ‘We’re fed up’: Controversy flares after...→

Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, military discounts due to problems with 'racism and injustice'

Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, military discounts due to problems with 'racism and injustice'

A Rhode Island doughnut shop announced on social media that it was no longer offering a discount to police officers or members of the military. Read full article: Rhode Island doughnut shop ends police, ...→

Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon following reopenings, state health official says

Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon following reopenings, state health official says

Since reopening, Oregon has not seen a resurgence in coronavirus cases, a top state health official said this week.  Read full article: Coronavirus has not resurged in Oregon f...→

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

WHO's top China official said Beijing gave agency coronavirus information minutes before it appeared on state media

Meetings held by the WHO in January show a discrepancy between the U.N. agency's warm words about Beijing's transparency and its concerns it was holding back d [...] Read full article: WHO's top China official said Beijing ga...→

California may be reopening too quickly, state health official warns

California may be reopening too quickly, state health official warns

California may be re-opening too quickly, warns a top health official in the state who expressed concern over a possible surge in coronavirus cases.  Read full article: California may be reopening too quickly,...→

Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count

Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Count

By The New York TimesUpdated May 28, 2020, 12:05 A.M. E.T.... There have been at least 14,353 cases of coronavirus in Rhode Island, according to a New York Tim [...] Read full article: Rhode Island Coronavirus Map and Case Co...→

Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island Latinos need 'tailored approach,' officials say

Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island Latinos need 'tailored approach,' officials say

"We need to address the reasons why the pandemic has hit the Latino community so hard, and those have to do with issues of equity," R.I. Secretary of State Nel [...] Read full article: Hit hardest by coronavirus, Rhode Island...→