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America’s Best LGBT Vacation Destinations

Make plans to enjoy a vacation at some of the most gay-friendly destinations in America. All of these cities offer plenty of things to do, places to eat and opportunities to show your pride.

01/20/2015

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Teacher Accused Of Putting High School Student In ‘Choke Hold’

A teacher at Gilbert Stuart Middle School has been accused of placing a 14-year-old student in a choke hold.

10/29/2014

Korean War veteran Roy Aldridge salutes at a ceremony honoring the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice at the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Rhode Island Statehouse Finally Gets Korean War Plaque

Korean War veterans are receiving the honor nearly 30 years after the General Assembly called for such recognition.

10/23/2014

The three-way race features former Mayor Buddy Cianci, a twice-convicted felon, making a comeback bid for a seventh term at Providence City Hall. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

In Cianci Race, GOP Opponent Donates To Democrat

The three-way race in Providence features former Mayor Buddy Cianci, a twice-convicted felon, making a comeback bid for a seventh term as an independent.

10/20/2014

The final issue of the 36-year-old alternative news and entertainment weekly newspaper will be dated October 17th. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Providence Phoenix Weekly Ceasing Publication

The 36-year-old alternative news and entertainment weekly newspaper continued operating more than a year after its corporate parent Boston Phoenix shut down.

10/09/2014

People pass an Ebola awareness mural in Monrovia, Liberia. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

American Journalist With Ebola Was Once Declared Reincarnated Lama

Ashoka Mukpo’s passion for the plight of the people of Liberia drove him to work there, first to aid relief efforts and then as a photojournalist.

10/03/2014

Director Woody Allen at the French premiere of "Blue Jasmine" in Paris on August 27, 2013. (THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Arrested At Rhode Island Woody Allen Movie Set

Man accused of throwing furniture and assaulting security guards at the set near Brown University.

08/05/2014

The bodies of five elderly adults, three men and two women, and one fetus were found along with the cremated remains of two other people at the Pennine Funeral home in Providence. (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Old Remains Found In Unrefrigerated Rhode Island Morgue

Bodies stored for years at a funeral home whose owner committed suicide.

07/31/2014

DNA testing identified the skeletal remains as those of Phillip P. Seals,  who was last seen in February of 1982. (JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Skeleton Found At Rhode Island Construction Site Was Man Who Vanished In 1982

Phillip P. Seals was about 45 years old when he was last seen in February of 1982.

06/19/2014

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Lawsuit Possible In Providence Circus Accident

Four of the acrobats seriously injured in a hair-hanging stunt gone awry are planning a lawsuit and are coming to terms with the idea their lives might never be the same, they said Tuesday from the hospital where they’re recovering.

06/17/2014

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