THE COLLEGE HILL INDEPENDENT

Articles by Chris Duffy

15 articles found.


Scenes from the Supreme Court

does the 4th amendment allow a teenage strip-search?

News, Apr 30 2009

by Chris Duffy

The two female administrators told 13-year-old Savannah Redding to strip down to her underwear. They asked her to pull her bra …

A LOOK INSIDE THE BROOK STREET FIRE STATION

topstory1, Apr 30 2009

by Chris Duffy

This week the Independent sat down with two of Providence's Bravest, Jamie Madeiros and Jason Houle. The firefighters talked about job …

THIS WEEK IN CRIME

News, Apr 23 2009

by Chris Duffy

ROAD RAGERA Pawtucket man allegedly assaulted a Providence deputy police chief on Monday night. The Providence Journal reports that the incident …

MO' MONEY MO' PROBLEMS

News, Apr 09 2009

by Chris Duffy

There's a fork in the road to one of the most beautiful beaches in West Africa. To the left, the sign …

GUINEA-BISSAU

News, Mar 12 2009

by Chris Duffy

A remote-detonated bomb killed General Batista Tagme Na Waie. Twelve hours later, men fired rocket-propelled grenades at the home of President …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Feb 12 2009

by Chris Duffy

YOUR HOUSE IS FOR SALEWith the Rhode Island economy this bad, you can pretty much mail letters out at random telling …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Feb 05 2009

by Chris Duffy

THE PRESIDENT'S STIMULUS? Even with the global financial crisis cooling economies and constricting spending, some merchandise still flies off the shelves: …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Nov 13 2008

by Chris Duffy

GET YOUR FAKE AT THE DMVThere are a lot of reasons someone might get a fake I.D. Maybe it's an 18 …

TWO ELECTION RESPONSES

Opinions, Nov 06 2008

by Chris Duffy

I remember when the bomb went off, not knowing whether my dad was one of the bodies they pulled from the …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Oct 30 2008

by Chris Duffy

DO YOUNG PEOPLE VOTE?With less than a week until Election Day, media speculation over polling data has reached a fever pitch. …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Oct 23 2008

by Chris Duffy

DIPLOMATIC TIES"When I visited Bondsteel Army Base in Kosovo, I learned quickly that this was no place to wear my Manolo …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Oct 09 2008

by Chris Duffy

Throughout history, families in New Jersey have headed down the shore. Soon, this will also mean heading down the wind farm. …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Oct 02 2008

by Chris Duffy

CHRIS ROCK ON ELECTION 2008Chris Rock's never been one to pull a punch when it comes to talking about politics, and …

WEEK IN REVIEW

News, Sep 25 2008

by Chris Duffy

THAT'S ME, BARACK OBAMAThe first votes for Barack Obama won't come from California, New York, or even Illinois--they'll come from Brazil. …

THREE SQUARE MEALS: THE WORLD FOOD CRISIS COMES TO SENEGAL

News, Sep 18 2008

by Chris Duffy

When you don't have a full stomach, it's hard to work," security guard Mamady Diane, 33, told the Independent. Like many …