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Stories with person: Jack Reed
  • US Energy Secretary Moniz to visit Rhode Island 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 1:09 pm
  • PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz (mo-NEEZ') is coming to Rhode Island as part of the Obama administration's reassessment of the nation's energy strategy.

  • Nuala Pell, widow of late US senator, dies 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 3:43 pm
  • NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Nuala Pell, widow of the late U.S. Sen. Claiborne Pell and a patron of the arts, has died.

  • Unemployment benefits bill headed to House 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 8:06 am
  • WASHINGTON - Election-year legislation to resume long-term jobless benefits is headed to the House, where a small band of dissident Republicans is leaning on Speaker John Boehner to permit a vote on resuming aid to more than 2 million victims of the Great Recession.

  • RI grapples with rising flood insurance costs 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 6:26 am
  • PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Steve Morris lives in a century-old restored cottage on a tucked away corner of Narragansett Bay. The home survived big hurricanes in 1938 and 1954, and Morris has never worried about flooding.

  • Federal funding of $7M to improve RI preparedness 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 12:08 pm
  • PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island officials say the state will receive $7 million in federal funding to improve emergency preparedness and recovery.