{FD} Rhode Island gubernatorial, attorney general candidates arrested with 48 pounds of marijuana: police

A pair of Rhode Island political hopefuls, who aspired to be The Ocean State’s governor and attorney general, was arrested Thursday after police allegedly uncovered 48 pounds of illegal marijuana in the duo’s West Greenwich home.

{FD} Brown U. pulls ‘gender dysphoria’ study, worried that findings might ‘invalidate the perspectives’ of transgender community

Brown University has come under fire after censoring its own study on transgender youth that found social media and friends can influence teenagers to change their gender identity.

{FD} 50 members of ‘sinister’ biker gangs arrested; dozens of illegal guns, drugs, rocket launcher seized

Authorities in Rhode Island on Wednesday arrested 50 people associated with two rival motorcycle clubs believed to be involved in a turf war and seized 53 illegal guns, including a rocket launcher, and a large amount of marijuana, crack, cocaine and heroin.

{FD} Dangerous deep freeze looms as ‘bomb cyclone’ unleashes snow, floods, powerful winds

A potentially dangerous deep freeze hangs in anticipation for the end of the week after the massive “bomb cyclone” storm unleashed snow, hurricane-force winds and frigid temperatures up and down the East Coast.