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Rhode Island fell five spots to 42nd in Conning’s semi-annual “State of the States” municipal credit report, which ranks states according to credit health.
By Michelle JamriskoBloomberg News
Purchases of new U.S. homes in September stayed close to an almost nine-year high, showing residential real estate was maintaining momentum heading into the quieter selling season.
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Rhode Island had a record-breaking quarter for sales of single-family homes.
Single-family home sales in Massachusetts rose nearly 3 percent over the year in September, to 5,588 from 5,436, representing the largest amount of sales in September in 11 years, The Warren Group said Tuesday.
By Marcus AshworthBloomberg News
From Washington to Tokyo, the message is loud and clear. Unfortunately, a big swathe of investors aren't listening.
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Gasoline prices stayed the same in Rhode Island this week, but inched up 1 cent in Massachusetts, AAA Northeast said Monday.
Utilidata Inc. and National Grid PLC have created a “smart grid” partnership intended to provide energy efficiency, system reliability and grid security benefits to Rhode Island electric customers.