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A new $6 million federal grant has been awarded to the R.I. Governor’s Workforce Board to help train between 700 and 1,000 local workers in advanced manufacturing and information technology-related skills to fill vacancies primarily in the defense industry. more
The U.S. divorce rate has fallen for the third consecutive year, to its lowest level in more than 35 years, according to data released Thursday. more
The happiest workers are not in Rhode Island. more
The cost of living in the U.S. rose for a third consecutive month, driven by fuel and housing, indicating inflation is moving closer to the Federal Reserve’s goal. more
The fewest Americans since 1973 filed for unemployment benefits last week, a sign that the U.S. labor market is getting tighter. more
SATA Azores Airlines is expanding its service at T.F. Green Airport next year, adding flights to mainland Europe in Portugal, and also offering them earlier in the season. more
Rhode Island again ranks near the bottom in Forbes’ 11th annual list of the best and worst states for business. more
Here’s one area where Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is handily beating Amazon.com Inc.: telling shoppers what ingredients are in the products they’re buying. more
Wholesale prices in the U.S. were unexpectedly weak in October as declines in the costs of services offset increases in goods, in a sign inflation is struggling to gain traction. more
A New York developer who has proposed to build a trio of residential skyscrapers in downtown Providence said the project will transform the city. more
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