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Republicans scrapped a vote on the embattled health care bill Friday as a growing number of Republicans declared they opposed the latest version just a day after President Donald Trump demanded a do-or-die vote on the longtime GOP priority.

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Passenger traffic falls in Feb. at T.F. Green by 4.2%

Passenger traffic at T.F. Green Airport fell 4.2 percent in February compared with February 2016, to 236,582 from 246,978, the R.I. Airport Corp. said Friday. 4 hours ago

BLS: R.I. among states with significantly different jobless rates over the year in February

Rhode Island’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in February at 4.5 percent was 0.9 percentage points lower than it was in February 2016, putting it among the top 10 states with significantly … 5 hours ago

After a record run of squid, local fishermen warily eye competition, regulatory challenges

It was the best single run of longfin squid anyone on the East Coast had ever seen – and it happened fast and was over fast. In two months last summer, June and July, the East Coast-based squid … Today

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