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ATW Companies has added 30 jobs to its Rhode Island manufacturing operation in the last two years and plans to hire an additional 70 workers by 2015, the firm announced Thursday. more
U.S. stocks gained, ending a three- day decline in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, amid better- than-forecast economic data and acquisitions in the media and grocery industries. more
The U.S. Department of Justice entered into an interim settlement agreement on Thursday with the state of Rhode Island and the city of Providence to resolve violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act that affected roughly 200 Rhode Islanders with intellectual and developmental disabilities. more
The Narragansett Council of the Boy Scouts of America hosted its Annual Distinguished Citizens Award Luncheon at The Omni Providence hotel on Thursday, awarding this year’s Sen. John H. Chafee Distinguished Citizens Award to Jaymin B. Patel, president and CEO of GTECH Corp., and the late Edward J. Cooney, former senior vice president and treasurer of Nortek Inc. more
Gannett Co. Inc. and Belo Corp. have entered into a definitive merger agreement for Gannett to acquire the multimedia company for $1.5 billion in cash and the assumption of $715 million in existing debt, for a total value of roughly $2.2 billion. more
Towerstream Corp. announced Thursday that its Manhattan Wi-Fi network is one of the first networks to earn a “Next Generation Hotspot” certification from the Wireless Broadband Alliance’s interoperability compliance program. more
The nonprofit environmental news source ecoRI News, which was founded in Rhode Island in 2009, is launching a sister site – ecoMass.org – in order to cover environmental and social-justice news in Massachusetts. more
The Ocean State’s capital city was named to the BBC’s list of the top 21 “under-the-radar” travel destinations in the world. more
Retail sales in the U.S. rose more than forecast in May, showing job gains and lower borrowing costs are encouraging consumers to spend. more
Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, Britain’s biggest government-owned lender, fell as much as 8.2 percent after CEO Stephen Hester quit and the company started to cut 2,000 investment-banking jobs. more
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