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Purvis Systems wins $24.1M NUWC contract

MIDDLETOWN – Purvis Systems Inc. says it has won a $24.1 million, five-year contract with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center.The agreement – a...

Mass. foreclosures soar in February

BOSTON – Delinquent mortgage payments continued to plague Massachusetts lenders last month, when the number of foreclosure petitions nearly doubled over year-ago levels and...

Microsoft buying voice-services firm Tellme Networks

REDMOND, Wash. – Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced it will acquire Mountain View, Calif.-based Tellme Networks Inc., a provider of voice services including...

Viacom sues YouTube, parent Google for $1B

NEW YORK – Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) today announced it has filed suit against YouTube and Google alleging “massive intentional copyright infringement...
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Freedom Communications selling WLNE Ch. 6

IRVINE, Calif. – Freedom Communications Inc. has agreed to sell WLNE-TV ABC6, the ABC affiliate serving Providence and New Bedford as Channel 6 and...
REGULATORS regulators must question 'whether they have struck the right balance,' says U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, who was leading today's capital markets conference at Georgetown University. /

Paulson leads summit <br>on U.S. capital markets

WASHINGTON – U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson today convened a summit to promote ways of helping U.S. capital markets regain their former dominance.The summit...
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Allied Consulting Engineering opens R.I. office

WARWICK – Allied Consulting Engineering Services Inc. of Sudbury, Mass., today announced the opening of a second office, at 43 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick.“Our new...

Metal stampers get creative to stay in business

These days, you might see the work of Hamilton Tool resting in the hands of athletes such as New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees...

City expects recognition from coming virtual view

Imagine visiting a Web site that allowed you to stroll down a city’s streets, check out the architecture, browse through stores, visit hotel rooms...

Chambers seek business tax breaks, fight key bills

Last year, the Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce Coalition set out to make groundbreaking changes in the state’s tax policy, calling for a constitutional...
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