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Proposal for state to buy Citizens Bank property blocked by House...

PROVIDENCE – A proposal by the administration of Gov. Daniel J. McKee for the state to purchase a vacant East Providence property owned by...

DOJ: Illegal monopoly by Ticketmaster, Live Nation drives up prices for...

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Justice Department filed a sweeping antitrust lawsuit against Ticketmaster and parent company Live Nation Entertainment on Thursday, accusing them of...

U.S. Sailing settles lawsuit against 3 former members, America One Racing

PROVIDENCE – The U.S. Sailing Association, the sport’s national governing body, has settled its federal lawsuit against three former members and America One Racing...

U.S. applications for jobless benefits fall as labor market continues to...

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week as layoffs remained historically low despite the Federal Reserve's efforts to loosen the...

Federal Reserve minutes: Policymakers saw a longer path to rate cuts 

WASHINGTON (AP) – After several unexpectedly high inflation readings, Federal Reserve officials concluded at a meeting earlier this month that it would take...

Ordinance allowing more cannabis shops in Providence clears City Plan Commission

PROVIDENCE – Some parts of the city could get a little greener. The City Plan Commission unanimously voted Tuesday to recommend that the City Council...

R.I. Senate confirms Larkin as R.I. health director

The R.I. Department of Health has a new permanent director after nearly 28 months with temporary leaders.  Dr. Jerome “Jerry” Larkin will lead the state’s...
BREEZE AIRWAYS says it is expanding the number of its flights from Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport after meeting or exceeding several benchmarks included in its agreement with the state. / COURTESY BREEZE AIRWAYS

Breeze Airways eyes expansion at T.F. Green after reaching benchmarks ahead...

WARWICK – Rhode Island aviation officials on Wednesday celebrated the progress made by Breeze Airways at Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport, which has...

Biden releasing 1 million barrels of gasoline from Northeast reserve in...

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Biden administration said Tuesday that it is releasing 1 million barrels of gasoline from a Northeast reserve established after Superstorm Sandy in...

Summit: R.I. has all the ingredients to develop a successful life...

PROVIDENCE – When Robert Coughlin was running for a seat in the Mass. House of Representatives he was hit with a curveball: his newborn...
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