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Community College of Rhode Island President Ray DiPasquale has been named as a finalist for Louisiana commissioner of higher education, according to a report from Rhode Island Public Radio. more
Rhode Island and Massachusetts have among the lowest obesity rates in the country, according to “The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America” report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Trust for America’s Health. more
A web gaming and video-based study being done at Rhode Island Hospital on teen dating violence has obtained $791,000 in funding from the U.S. Department of Justice. more
Lincoln School has welcomed Suzanne Fogarty as its 16th Head of School. Fogarty worked at Berkeley Carroll’s Upper School in Brooklyn, N.Y., where it was named an NAIS School of the Future in 2012. more
Rhode Island continued to have the third-highest unemployment rate in the nation in August at 7.7 percent, trailing only Georgia, which was No. 1 at 8.1 percent, and Mississippi, No. 2 with 7.9 percent, according to data released Friday from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. more
Tufts Health Plan has been ranked the No. 1 private health insurance plan and the No. 1 Medicaid health insurance plan in the country by the nonprofit National Committee for Quality Assurance’s Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2014-2015. more
Rhode Island ranked 20th in export growth among the 50 states during the first seven months of 2014, posting a 5.1 percent increase in foreign sales, according to figures from e-forecasting.com. more
Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc and Lloyds Banking Group Plc rallied after Scots voted to stay in the U.K., avoiding months of turmoil that may have seen the lenders move to England. more
National Grid has completed the installation of new natural gas mains and service lines in two Cranston neighborhoods, and will start work in neighborhoods in East Providence and the area of Cool Spring Drive in Cranston, as part of a project to expand distribution of natural gas in select areas. more
Massachusetts is anticipating a $500 million Medicaid-funding shortfall once the federal government’s fiscal calendar comes to a close Sept. 30, the Boston Business Journal reported. more
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