Alaska pot supporters make deal with opponents

...during his time in Congress.Messages from The Associated Press to a spokesman for former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, a Rhode Island Democrat, weren't immediately returned Wednesday.Kennedy's group, Project SAM, has communicated with an Alaska opposition...
Today in sports history

...1945 - George Mikan of DePaul scores 53 points in the semifinals of the National Invitation Tournament. Mikan matches Rhode Island in offensive output and his teammates add another 44 for a final score of 97-53.1953 - Rookie Bob Cousy sets an NBA record...
Five Good Reads: Steve Quinn

...with a new book. This thanks to a holiday tradition between me and my mother, Stephanie Backman, who lives in Providence, RI. Two years ago we renewed the monthly literary gift at a time when the rage is to download books on a digital reader. That's...
Today In Sports History

...World Series deficit to 2-1. The Mets also ended the Yankees' record 14-game winning streak in the World Series.2003 - Se Ri Pak becomes the first woman to make the two-round cut in a men's golf tournament since Babe Zaharias in 1945. Pak shoots...
Halfway home

Ri Dong "Gino" Kuang is only a few weeks into his one-year prison sentence, but he's already made it halfway home. Kuang...
JPD weighs in on Gino Kuang OxyContin case

When Ri Dong "Gino" Kuang left the hotel room authorities were surveilling March 19, Juneau Police Sgt. Dave Campbell made the call...
Gino Kuang pleads down to misdemeanor drug charge

Despite audio and video evidence from a drug sting of Ri Dong "Gino" Kuang haggling with a police informant for hundreds of OxyContin pills worth tens of thousands of dollars, the state's...
Junior high project help

...Reader responses can be mailed directly to the student's school at the following address: 974 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, 02861. I am writing from Pawtucket, R.I. I am a seventh-grade student at Goff Junior High School. My teacher explained...
Coordinated RI strategy propelled gay marriage

...propelled gay marriage to victory in Rhode Island this week, a savvy and coordinated...legislation had failed every year in Rhode Island since 1997, leaving the heavily Catholic...Opponents, however, say their defeat in Rhode Island was less about dogged political strategy...
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Juneau Empire Online Sports: Pak shoots best back-to-back rounds ever 7/12/98

...with nine-shot lead in Kroger Classic SYLVANIA, Ohio - Se Ri Pak picked up where she left off after an LPGA-record 61 in...the tournament was over, King said, ``Yeah, I think so. Se Ri would have to shoot about a 74 to allow anybody back in the tournament...


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