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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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Eleanor Langham was appointed the new executive director of Coggeshall Farm Museum by the organization’s board of directors in an announcement on Thursday.
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Nicole Dufresne joined the Boys & Girls Clubs of Providence in 2004 as director of programs before advancing to chief operating officer in 2006, and being named CEO in 2009.
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Should the Providence Public Library be allowed to put LED billboards on its historic facade?