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(Updated 12:16, 12:28 and 12:58 p.m.) The New York Stock Exchange halted trading in all securities as it addressed a computer malfunction and said it canceled all outstanding orders. more
Legislators on Wednesday approved a $38.1 billion state budget for fiscal 2016 which they said emphasizes economic growth, support for residents most in need and reform of the state’s transportation system. more
Something remarkable happened in the recently concluded legislative session. For the first time in a long time, the governor's budget initiatives weren't dead on arrival. And a flood of new resources is being pumped into economic-development … more
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said she still expects to raise interest rates this year and repeated that the subsequent pace of increases will be gradual. more
Five percent, or 24, of Rhode Island’s 506 middle-market firms are engaged in exporting, according to Middle Market Power Index: Taking the Global Stage, a report from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet. more
In an 11th-hour bid to stay in the euro, the government of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras offered to meet most of the demands made by creditors in exchange for a bailout of 53.5 billion euros ($59.4 billion). more
Lower gas prices have saved the average U.S. household approximately $530 this year, according to AAA Northeast. more
The Procaccianti Group is seeking a 12-year tax stabilization agreement, including a three-year introductory period with no property taxes, to level the Fogarty Building downtown and construct a nine-story, extended-stay hotel. more
A new provision in state housing law is aimed at protecting veterans or current members of the Armed Forces or the Rhode Island National Guard, who could be deployed. more
The Newport Restoration Foundation will hold an open house on Tuesday, July 14, to celebrate the organiz more
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