Rhode Island is one of a few states that decreased its opioid deaths last year, and public health experts and the government like its strategy.
The congressional budget includes billions to fight the opioid epidemic, but some policy experts worry it's not enough to stop the problem.
The storm is expected to hit much of the East Coast with snow, ice, rain and strong winds, according to the National Weather Service.
In an effort to reduce hurricane damage, some members of Congress are proposing a new way to get people out of harm's way.
The FCC issued an order in 2016 to update emergency alert services, but lobbyists have delayed those updates' full implementation.
The Department of Homeland Security announced its decision to terminate the TPS designation given to Haiti following the devastating 2010 earthquake.
The White House wants Congress to approve $44 billion for hurricane aid, but it's conscious of increasing the national debt.
A tough start to the season pales in comparison to what one Retrievers player went through over the offseason.
According to the Department of Labor, the U.S. economy added 261,000 jobs in October. That's a big jump from the previous month.