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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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BLS: 1Q productivity rises 1.7%,<br> beats analyst expectations

WASHINGTON – Business and manufacturing productivity both increased in the first quarter while labor costs declined, according to a preliminary report released today by...

Second shareholder suit filed against Amgen

LOS ANGELES – A class-action suit against Amgen Inc. (Nasdaq: AMGN) was announced late yesterday by the law firm of Stull, Stull & Brody...

Capital Properties 1Q profit rises 18.4%

EAST PROVIDENCE – For the quarter ended March 31, Capital Properties Inc. (Amex: CPI) reported an 18.4-percent increase in net income, compared with the...

A.T. Cross posts 1Q profit of $100,000

LINCOLN – A.T. Cross Co. (AMEX: ATX) yesterday posted net income of $100,000 or 1 cent per share for the quarter ended March 31...
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2007 R.I. Business Plan winners named

PROVIDENCE – The developer of software that transforms cell phones into automated security devices and a student team that uses peer pressure to help...
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Cape Air to resume service from T.F. Green

HYANNIS, Mass. and WARWICK – Cape Air is set to resume its seasonal service from T.F. Green Airport to the islands of Nantucket and...
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ISM: Manufacturing expansion at 12-month high

TEMPE, Ariz. – U.S. manufacturing last month expanded for the third consecutive month, while the nation’s overall economy grew for the 66th month in...
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AAA: R.I. gas prices rise 8¢ to $2.899

PROVIDENCE – Gasoline prices in Rhode Island have risen for the 11th consecutive week, from this year’s Feb. 19 low of $2.239, according to...
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Nestor shares fall below Nasdaq minimum

PROVIDENCE – Nestor Inc. (Nasdaq: NEST) has been notified by Nasdaq that, as of April 23, the market value of the company’s common stock...
KEN READ, an accomplished sailor who started sailing with his family as a youngster, will be the skipper of Puma's team for the 2008-'09 Volvo Ocean Race. /

Puma puts R.I. sailor at its helm

Like so many business endeavors, Puma’s involvement in the 2008-’09 Volvo Ocean Race began with a casual conversation between two people over dinner and...
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