50 Things to do in Newport (Summer Edition) – # 22

Have lunch with Barack. Ya boy Barry will be in town today for a fundraiser event. Barack is expected to drop by the Localsonly401.com HQ at some point between now and never to discuss economic development with Old Sport. To be entered into a chance to be part of this discussion buy a t-shirt. 

URI Ranked Top 50 for Top Gay Friendly Schools in the Nation

<>KINGSTON, R.I. — The University of Rhode Island has been named as one of the top 50 LGBT-Friendly universities in the nation by Campus Pride, a national group that works to make colleges more friendly to gay students. Campus Pride ranks schools on a five-star continuum of progress for LGBT-Friendly policies, programs and practices. URI…

Body in Brazilian Morgue was Actually Alive

A man who was pronounced dead at a hospital on the 25th of August was found alive two hours after being placed in a body bag. Valdelucio de Oliveira, 54, was checked into a hospital outside Salvador, Brazil after being diagnosed with advanced stages of cancer. On Sunday doctors pronounced him dead and began the subsequence operating…

The Brown University Football Players Accused of Sexual Assault, Made Jokes about Raping Woman, Court Evidence Shows

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Two of the Brown University football players accused of sexually assaulting a Providence College freshman last fall talked about a third football player “raping” her, according to search warrants of their cell phones filed Tuesday. This the first time there has been any reference to a third suspect in the widely reported…