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Maybe it’s the lack of volunteer hours, but Providence ranked fourth lowest on a list of the “hardest-working cities in America.” more
More than a dozen Democratic state attorneys general urged House Republicans to end their legal fight with New York and Massachusetts over the states’ probes into whether Exxon Mobil Corp.’s public statements about climate change misled investors. more
The Ocean State continued to have one of the highest tax burdens out of any state in the country in fiscal 2014, ranking 13th highest per $1,000 of personal income and 14th highest per capita, according to the Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council’s annual report “How Rhode Island Revenues Compare: 2016 Edition.” more
AstroNova Inc. said its ToughWriter 640 flight deck printer – its smallest 40-column printer available – will be included in The Boeing Co.’s B737 Next Generation and B737 MAX jetliner catalog. more
More than 20 members of Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport recently received 2016 Naval Sea Systems Command Engineer, Scientist and Technical Authority of the Year Awards. more
The HealthyMePHR system, an app that lets users manage personal health care information, has been selected as a phase 2 winner of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Move Health Data Forward Challenge. more
Christian Cowan is the director of Polaris MEP, a division of the University of Rhode Island Research Foundation funded by the National Institute of Standards & Technology. He talks about some of the initiatives underway to encourage the manufacturing sector in Rhode Island. more
(Updated 3:32 p.m.) The R.I. Commerce Corp. approved up to $9.1 million in incentives for job growth and real estate development on Monday. Commerce RI also announced its selection of three vendors that will execute the state’s upcoming tourism campaign, entering into agreements with NAIL Communications, the RDW Group and NJF, an MMGY Global company. more
(Updated 12:46 p.m.) The cash sales share of total home sales in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area fell to 22.5 percent in November, a percentage point decrease from November 2015, CoreLogic said this week. more
The U.S. economy grew in the fourth quarter at a 1.9 percent pace, unchanged from an initial estimate, as slower investment by businesses and state and local agencies offset stronger household purchases. more
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