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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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Brown Football Players Accused Of Sexual Assault

Providence College student says she was drugged at a bar then sexually assaulted in a Brown University dorm room.

06/13/2014

TCL Chinese Theater (Credit, Randy Yagi)

A Guide To Vacationing In Los Angeles

Regardless of your budget, this handy guide will help you plan your vacation to Los Angeles.

06/05/2014

(Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey)

Circus Resumes in Hartford Without Incident

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus opened in Hartford with a rousing ovation for the group of acrobats injured during an aerial performance last weekend in Rhode Island.

05/09/2014

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Best Foodie Destinations In America

As interest in epicurean delights continues to grow, so does competition amongst American cities to draw tourism, in addition to the need to continually offer quality food at all levels of preparation.

05/06/2014

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Circus Heads to Hartford After R.I. Accident

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey circus is packing to leave Rhode Island, a day after a shocking accident during a live performance sent eight aerial performers doing a hair-hanging stunt plummeting to the ground.

05/05/2014

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Acrobats Fall During Ringling Bros. Circus Stunt

Nine acrobats were seriously injured Sunday after falling 25 to 40 feet from an aerial platform during a circus performance, a safety official said.

05/04/2014

Doctors used the leeches to clean the severed portion of the ear before reattachment. (Image credit: New England Journal of Medicine)

Doctors Use Leeches To Reattach Severed Ear

Doctors say the leeches are better than almost anything else at cleaning the severed part.

04/17/2014

If passed, legislation would make Rhode Island the 3rd state, after Colorado and Washington, to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana use. (Getty Images)

Rhode Island Considering Legal Marijuana

Legislative panel looking at bill that would allow residents to possess up to one ounce of weed and grow limited amounts of cannabis plants.

04/16/2014

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