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Consumer confidence in the U.S. climbed less than forecast in May as Americans were a little less ebullient about the economy’s prospects in the runup to the presidential election. more
Providence chef Ben Sukle is a finalist in the 2017 James Beard Awards, considered the “Oscars” of the food world. The James Beard Foundation today announced the finalists in this year’s awards and Sukle is among six New England chefs in the running for Best Chef Northeast. more
StyleWeek Northeast will say goodbye after its signature swimwear event on June 12 at the Rooftop at the Providence G. more
This has been a very noisy few months in terms of the information that investors have to think about. The U.S elections have been a wild ride -- surprising and, in many ways, unprecedented. … more
(Updated 9:52 a.m.) The cost of living in the U.S. excluding food and fuel rose in May, propelled by rising rents. more
A long-discussed plan to expand passenger rail service to Pawtucket and Central Falls got a boost on Wednesday from a $13.1 million federal TIGER grant which will help build a new commuter rail station here, something the mayor of Pawtucket called a “game changer.” more
Fitch Ratings Inc. affirmed a BBB+ rating with a stable outlook on $67.1 million in outstanding airport revenue debt issued by the R.I. Commerce Corp. more
Purchases of new homes declined in May from an eight-year high as the housing market continued to display the choppy progress that’s been a hallmark of the recovery. more
Undergraduate applications to the Providence and Charlotte, N.C.,-based Johnson & Wales University campuses decreased by more than 9 percent and 12 percent, respectively, in 2014-15 when compared to a decade earlier, according to a report by education research website StartClass listing the 50 U.S. schools with the biggest declines. more
(Updated 12:46 p.m.) The cash sales share of total home sales in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area fell to 22.5 percent in November, a percentage point decrease from November 2015, CoreLogic said this week. more
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