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  • Marine educators conference kicks off in Newport 
    Updated: Jun-28-15 3:47 pm

    NEWPORT, Rhode Island - The 2015 National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) conference kicks off this week in Newport.

  • Senate passes $612 billion defense policy bill 
    Updated: Jun-18-15 4:01 pm

    WASHINGTON - Over White House objections, the Senate on Thursday passed a $612 billion defense policy bill that calls for arming Ukraine forces, prevents another round of base closures and makes it harder for President Barack Obama to close the prison for terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

  • Showdown begins in Senate over defense spending story has photos
    Updated: Jun-09-15 6:16 pm

    WASHINGTON - A Senate panel approved a $575.9 billion defense spending bill on Tuesday, but its fate is uncertain as lawmakers argue over spending caps.

  • RI coastal management agency awarded $1.35M federal grant 
    Updated: Jun-07-15 2:02 pm

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island's Coastal Resources Management Council has been awarded $1.35 million to support jobs and improve coastal water quality.