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MASSACHUSETTS WAS VOTED weirdest accent. Rhode Island is among the most underrated states in the United States. / COURTESY BUSINESS INSIDER/ WALTER HICKEY

Massachusetts tops survey for weirdest accent, smartest

NEW YORK - Most Americans think Massachusetts residents have the strangest accents in the country, according to a report from Business Insider. A SurveyMonkey poll...

Brown researchers create baby cry analysis tool

PROVIDENCE – Researchers at Brown University have created an audio detection tool that can analyze a baby’s cry and detect if the cause is...
THE R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH has named the eight health care professionals who are receiving help in repaying educational loans by committing to two years of work in medically under-served communities.

R.I. nonprofits fund loan repayment program

PROVIDENCE - In a bid to recruit top health care talent to Rhode Island’s medically under-served communities, the R.I. Department of Health has partnered...

Tewksbury residents reject zoning change for 24-hour slots

TEWKSBURY, Mass. – On Tuesday evening, Tewksbury residents closed the door on the $200 million Merrimack Valley Casino proposed for 30 acres of commercial...

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