The recent announcement by the R.I. Public Transit Authority that it had contracted with private security firm AlliedBarton to place uniformed and unarmed security personnel in Kennedy Plaza was greeted with a wide range of reactions. Will the added security change the perceptions of Kennedy Plaza?
After a year-long investigation, FBI Director James B. Comey concluded that no charges should be brought against Hillary Clinton over her use of a private email server while she was secretary of state. Did politics play a role in that decision?
The shooting of 12 police officers in Dallas on Thursday suggests spiraling violence: The cops were shot during a protest against the shooting of black men by police. A vicious circle of etribution would be something new for the United States where, unlike in other developed countries, killings by police far outnumber officer deaths in the line of duty.
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The FBI recommended that no criminal charges be filed against Hillary Clinton over her use of private email while secretary of state, even as the bureau found that her careless handling of official communications could have exposed classified information to hackers.
Two of the issues that have received a large amount of attention relating to the vote in the United Kingdom to leave the European Union have resonance on this side of the Atlantic as well.
At its core, the European Union is about the …