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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Researcher: Interior Of The Moon Is Likely Dryof the moon in some sort of cataclysmic impact event that formed it." However,
KPBS San Diego / Posted an hour ago
of the moon in some sort of cataclysmic impact event that formed it." However, scientists from Brown University in Rhode Island reported in the journal Nature Geoscience last month that the moon's interior is actually wet, after analyzing... Read more
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Business Insider
One of Floyd Mayweather's first opponents says he sees a change in Mayweather's fighting style and thinks he has the recipe to beat himGirard down for a second time in the round, ending the fight. Today, Girard wo
Business Insider / Posted an hour ago
Girard down for a second time in the round, ending the fight. Today, Girard works at an autobody shop in Providence, Rhode Island (where he also grew up), as he did when he was a professional fighter. According to BoxRec, he fought just two... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Legalizing vehicular violence against protestersDakota in January, and similar bills have since come under consideration in Nor
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
Dakota in January, and similar bills have since come under consideration in North Carolina, Tennessee, Florida, Texas and Rhode Island. They were joined by other states trying to discourage protests — typically relating to Black Lives Matter, the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
NY man gets more robbery chargesWESTPORT — A New York man suspected of bank robberies across the state and in R
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
WESTPORT — A New York man suspected of bank robberies across the state and in Rhode Island was arrested in Westport Monday, a week after his arrest on similar charges in Darien. Alpha Jalloh, a 24-year-old of New England Thruway in Bronx, N.Y.,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
LLWS continues under partial sunsee the moon over the sun you don't think the moon wouldn’t be there but it is,
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 hours ago
see the moon over the sun you don't think the moon wouldn’t be there but it is," said Michael Cinquatia of Rhode Island. "One of the reasons I came up to fill up the drinks was so I could see the eclipse," Dohtrey said. "I have... Read more
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Daily Mail
The moon's interior is DRYbeads on the moon are quite large', Ralph Milliken, lead author of the new rese
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
beads on the moon are quite large', Ralph Milliken, lead author of the new research and a professor at Brown University in Rhode Island told MailOnline at the time. 'The beads would need to be heated to high temperatures to extract the water, and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The CT contenders of Westport Chowdafest 2017Category: Creative Clam Chowder (Anything but the New England, Manhattan and Rh
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
Category: Creative Clam Chowder (Anything but the New England, Manhattan and Rhode Island chowders) Category: Creative Clam Chowder (Anything but the New England, Manhattan and Rhode Island chowders) Photo: / Contributed Photo Category: Creative... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The CT contenders of Westport Chowdafest 2017Category: Creative Clam Chowder (Anything but the New England, Manhattan and Rh
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
Category: Creative Clam Chowder (Anything but the New England, Manhattan and Rhode Island chowders) Category: Creative Clam Chowder (Anything but the New England, Manhattan and Rhode Island chowders) Photo: / Contributed Photo Category: Creative... Read more
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The Forward
Jews Should Use Charlottesville To Overcome Bigotry — And Black People Can, Tooin kavod habriot, “honoring all people,” remains with me to this day. Then ther
The Forward / Posted 4 hours ago
in kavod habriot, “honoring all people,” remains with me to this day. Then there was Dhanna, the librarian in Providence, Rhode Island, where my wife and I raised our children, who was so kind to them during their frequent visits to the public... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Brown, URI to meet under the lights at Brown Stadium on Sept. 30PROVIDENCE — Brown University and the University of Rhode Island football teams
The Providence Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
PROVIDENCE — Brown University and the University of Rhode Island football teams will square off under the lights on Sept. 30 at Brown Stadium. The 102nd Governor’s Cup football game between the Bears and Rams will kick-off at 7 p.m. Brown and URI... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
College Football Schedule7 p.m. Sept. 23 Villanova, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at Elon, 2 p.m. Oct. 7 at Richmon
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
7 p.m. Sept. 23 Villanova, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 at Elon, 2 p.m. Oct. 7 at Richmond, 3 p.m. Oct. 21 Maine, 3:30 p.m. Oct. 28 Rhode Island, 1 p.m. Nov. 4 at Stony Brook, 1 p.m. Nov. 11 at Delaware, 3:30 p.m. Nov. 18 New Hampshire, 1 p.m.ALCORN... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
RI tribe sets up encampment on Brown University landBRISTOL, R.I. (AP) — Members of a Rhode Island tribe have set up what they say
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
BRISTOL, R.I. (AP) — Members of a Rhode Island tribe have set up what they say is a "long-term encampment" on Brown University land, which the tribe says was illegally taken from them hundreds of years ago. The Pokanoket (poh'kah-NOH-ket) Nation... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accountsPress Writers Ryan Nakashima in San Francisco, Ken Sweet in New York and Matt O
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 hours ago
Press Writers Ryan Nakashima in San Francisco, Ken Sweet in New York and Matt O'Brien in Providence, Rhode Island, contributed to this story. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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The Providence Journal
J Class World Sailing Championships come to Newport this week34 years have passed since races for the America’s Cup were last held off Newpo
The Providence Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
34 years have passed since races for the America’s Cup were last held off Newport, but a legacy of that era returns to Rhode Island Sound and Narragansett Bay this week with the inaugural J Class World Championship. Six of the breathtaking 130-... Read more
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The Hill
The Antiquities Act has become a tool for oppressing the Westtime and again across the West. No one individual should have the unilateral p
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
time and again across the West. No one individual should have the unilateral power to declare an area twice the size of Rhode Island as a “national monument” and drastically alter the lives of those near it without some type of checks and... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Mary D. Johnson, 95they maintained ties of friendship and family, in later years sharing holidays
New Haven Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
they maintained ties of friendship and family, in later years sharing holidays together at Mr. Johnson’s home in Westerly, Rhode Island with their daughters and Mary’s sisters Jane Toles and the late Bernice Doherty, as well as Jane’s husband,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tech goes from White House to doghouse in Trump's WashingtonNEWS" in a June tweet. (The Post is in a business relationship with Bloomberg N
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
NEWS" in a June tweet. (The Post is in a business relationship with Bloomberg News.) In July, a Democratic lawmaker from Rhode Island, David Cicilline, called for hearings on the online retailer's proposed purchase of grocer Whole Foods Market.... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Brown Football Game vs. URI To Be Played At NightProvidence, R.I. - The Brown vs. Rhode Island football game on Saturday, Septem
Brown University Athletics / Posted 7 hours ago
Providence, R.I. - The Brown vs. Rhode Island football game on Saturday, September 30 will now be played under the lights at Brown Stadium. The 102ndGovernor's Cup football game between the Bears and Rams will kick-off at 7:00 pm. Brown and URI have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Vivano, Iannozza cornerstones to Fairfield American’s successtwo players were a game away from heading to Williamsport and the Little League
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
two players were a game away from heading to Williamsport and the Little League World Series. However, a team from Warwick, Rhode Island, stood in their way and that team proved to be a stone wall that the Fairfield American Little League team... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Vivano, Iannozza cornerstones to Fairfield American’s successtwo players were a game away from heading to Williamsport and the Little League
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
two players were a game away from heading to Williamsport and the Little League World Series. However, a team from Warwick, Rhode Island, stood in their way and that team proved to be a stone wall that the Fairfield American Little League team... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
R.I. woman crashed car into N. Stonington liquor storeN. STONINGTON - A Rhode Island woman is facing charges after police say she cra
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
N. STONINGTON - A Rhode Island woman is facing charges after police say she crashed a car into a liquor store in North Stonington, while under the influence. At 3:50 p.m., state police say they received a call reporting a vehicle had crashed into... Read more
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The News-Herald
‘Spectacular’ autumn foliage is forecast for New Englandleaves and in some instances even causing them to drop early. Gypsy moth cater
The News-Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
leaves and in some instances even causing them to drop early. Gypsy moth caterpillars also did serious damage in parts of Rhode Island and around the Quabbin Reservoir in west-central Massachusetts. Chomped trees sprouted new leaves, but that... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Tech Goes From White House to Doghouse in Trump's WashingtonOfficer Jeff Bezos, for instance calling the newspaper “FAKE NEWS” in a June tw
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 11 hours ago
Officer Jeff Bezos, for instance calling the newspaper “FAKE NEWS” in a June tweet. In July, a Democratic lawmaker from Rhode Island, David Cicilline, called for hearings on the online retailer’s proposed purchase of grocer Whole Foods Market... Read more
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The Herald News
Shake up your routine at new Fall River health barAddiction owner Jenn Leal owns other nutrition-style cafes in the area, includi
The Herald News / Posted 11 hours ago
Addiction owner Jenn Leal owns other nutrition-style cafes in the area, including one in Seekonk and a new one in Warren, Rhode Island. Leal said it’s all about “empowering people. I feel like I can make an impact.” Wellness coach Sherri Sylvia... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
RI Woman Charged with DUI After Crashing into Liquor StoreA Rhode Island woman was arrested on a DUI charge after crashing her car into a
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 hours ago
A Rhode Island woman was arrested on a DUI charge after crashing her car into a liquor store in North Stonington, according to Connecticut State Police. State Police said that 48-year-old Katrina Oliver crashed her vehicle into the Cork and Barrel... Read more
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Salon.com
College for all gains ground in Tennessee: “We don’t want cost to be an obstacle”free at two- and four-year colleges for students whose families earn less than
Salon.com / Posted 14 hours ago
free at two- and four-year colleges for students whose families earn less than $125,000 a year. Gov. Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island recently signed a $2.8 million tuition-free program for the state’s only community college. “We don’t want cost... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Pokanoket Nation forms encampment on University land in BristolThe “long term encampment” follows legal action taken by the Pokanoket Tribe ag
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
The “long term encampment” follows legal action taken by the Pokanoket Tribe against the town of Bristol and the state of Rhode Island, according to a press release from the Fang Collective, an organization involved with the peaceful protest. “We... Read more
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Boston Globe
For Taylor Swift, a blank space on social mediaJohn Salangsang/Invision/AP/File What, pray tell, is pop star-sometime Rhode I
Boston Globe / Posted 18 hours ago
John Salangsang/Invision/AP/File What, pray tell, is pop star-sometime Rhode Island resident Taylor Swift up to? The “Blank Space” singer has left a literal blank space across social media platforms, wiping her Internet presence clean for reasons... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
California mom who lost son on trip to New Orleans, seeks justicesaid family friend Jonathan Bibbins. But there's some solace. Jason's organs h
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 hours ago
said family friend Jonathan Bibbins. But there's some solace. Jason's organs have been harvested, and Gary Ferrell of Rhode Island, just got one of his kidneys. "That man's family texted, that he just received it this morning, and he's... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
California mom who lost son on trip to New Orleans, seeks justicesaid family friend Jonathan Bibbins. But there's some solace. Jason's organs h
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 hours ago
said family friend Jonathan Bibbins. But there's some solace. Jason's organs have been harvested, and Gary Ferrell of Rhode Island, just got one of his kidneys. "That man's family texted, that he just received it this morning, and he's... Read more
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The Herald News
From Charlottesville to White House turmoil, Greater Fall River residents weigh in on Trumpoccupying the White House is a deranged person. You could see it from the begin
The Herald News / Posted 20 hours ago
occupying the White House is a deranged person. You could see it from the beginning,” said Gregg Duverge, a Providence, Rhode Island, resident who visited Battleship Cove with relatives. Duverge said he was not surprised with the president’s... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Woman facing DUI charge after car hits North Stonington liquor storeRyan Blessing rblessing@norwichbulletin.com, (860) 425-4205 rblessingNB NORTH
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 22 hours ago
Ryan Blessing rblessing@norwichbulletin.com, (860) 425-4205 rblessingNB NORTH STONINGTON — A Rhode Island woman is facing drunken driving charges after police said she crashed the car she was driving into a North Stonington liquor store. Katrina... Read more
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The Washington Times
Election integrity can be guarded with automatic registrationstates, plus the District of Columbia, have enacted such laws. They are Califor
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
states, plus the District of Columbia, have enacted such laws. They are California, Colorado, Connecticut, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and West Virginia. In Oregon and Colorado, they compound the problem by mailing ballots to everyone on... Read more
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Darien News-Review
LLWS notebook: Rainy day, swag and pin tradingbut now I play lacrosse,” he said. The affection with coming to Williamsport s
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
but now I play lacrosse,” he said. The affection with coming to Williamsport started when the Astores first came to see Rhode Island play in 2015. “Whoever represents (New England), we’re there,” Astore said. “And we always get a jersey and... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State police more likely to search non-white drivers, less likely to discover contrabandin 2014 and 2015, but non-white motorists were just half as likely as white dri
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
in 2014 and 2015, but non-white motorists were just half as likely as white drivers to have contraband on them. In Rhode Island, non-whites were 126 percent more likely to be searched than white drivers, but 9 percent less likely to be... Read more
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NJ.com
Here's what to expect from the 'Jersey Shore' reunionline and tanning lotion. In 2012, Forbes reported that the reality star brought
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
line and tanning lotion. In 2012, Forbes reported that the reality star brought in $11 million in a year. And while the Rhode Island guy may not command a whisper of the TV audience that he and the cast once did (his show was canceled after one... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Birth announcementsPaige A. Hoffman, born Aug. 11, 2017, at FHN Memorial Hospital. Grandparents a
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
Paige A. Hoffman, born Aug. 11, 2017, at FHN Memorial Hospital. Grandparents are Darla and Richard Finchum of Coventry, Rhode Island; Curt Neuendorf of Potosi, Wisconsin; and Steve and Sally Hoffman of Ridott. Great-grandparents are Bob and... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Golden Hill’ is a well-written, twisty taleDutch guilders, Danish kreutzers and denominations minted and printed by each c
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Dutch guilders, Danish kreutzers and denominations minted and printed by each colony or perhaps city, as in “two shilling Rhode Island” and “eighteenpence Philadelphia.” New York City weather is awful and the voices swirling around are likely to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Husson adds trio to football coaching staffbroadcast series will be Maine’s home opener on Sept. 9 against Bryant. The Bla
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
broadcast series will be Maine’s home opener on Sept. 9 against Bryant. The Black Bears’ Oct. 14 homecoming game against Rhode Island and the Oct. 28 home date against William & Mary will be included in the local TV package. UMaine will be... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
August 20the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre know
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre known as weird fiction, is born in Providence, Rhode Island. Lovecraft, seen here in 1915, is best known for his "Cthulhu Mythos" story cycle and the "Necronomicon," a... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s summer, so tourists crowd into Rockportrisk the jetty. O’Brien and her husband, Bob, visited Rockport once and longed
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
risk the jetty. O’Brien and her husband, Bob, visited Rockport once and longed to return, even though their home state, Rhode Island, delivers similar vistas. Today, they’re here with their daughters, Amy 16, and Molly, 20. “It’s more quaint,”... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
August 20the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre know
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre known as weird fiction, is born in Providence, Rhode Island. Lovecraft, seen here in 1915, is best known for his "Cthulhu Mythos" story cycle and the "Necronomicon," a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
August 20the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre know
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre known as weird fiction, is born in Providence, Rhode Island. Lovecraft, seen here in 1915, is best known for his "Cthulhu Mythos" story cycle and the "Necronomicon," a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
August 20the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre know
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
the author of horror, fantasy and science fiction, especially the subgenre known as weird fiction, is born in Providence, Rhode Island. Lovecraft, seen here in 1915, is best known for his "Cthulhu Mythos" story cycle and the "Necronomicon," a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Master gardener: Topeka Mural Project creates perfect backdrop for community gardenPotwin Elementary School, Robinson Middle School and Topeka High School before
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Potwin Elementary School, Robinson Middle School and Topeka High School before getting his undergraduate degree at the Rhode Island School of Design and then his Masters of Fine Art at the University of Kansas. He has since created the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Mural Project transforms shipping containerPotwin Elementary School, Robinson Middle School and Topeka High School before
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Potwin Elementary School, Robinson Middle School and Topeka High School before getting his undergraduate degree at the Rhode Island School of Design and then his Masters of Fine Art at the University of Kansas. He has since created the... Read more
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Boston Globe
In a city with fraught racial past, a day of protest against hatred and bigotrythink it’s very important that we stand up to the racists in this country,” sai
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
think it’s very important that we stand up to the racists in this country,” said Debbie Larsen, who traveled from Rhode Island to join the event. “You can’t sit idly by and watch this. I want to see a big force of unity standing... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
How much bonding time you get with your baby is determined by how many co-workers you have. Is that fair?at big companies were guaranteed to get their jobs back. Five states and the Di
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 2 days ago
at big companies were guaranteed to get their jobs back. Five states and the District of Columbia have followed suit, with Rhode Island and New York offering job protection to employees of small as well as large businesses. California employers... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
How much bonding time you get with your baby is determined by how many co-workers you have. Is that fair?at big companies were guaranteed to get their jobs back. Five states and the Di
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
at big companies were guaranteed to get their jobs back. Five states and the District of Columbia have followed suit, with Rhode Island and New York offering job protection to employees of small as well as large businesses. California employers... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
National Effort to Combat Elder Abuse Launchedworking group of four other state attorneys general: Mark Brnovich (R-Arizona),
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
working group of four other state attorneys general: Mark Brnovich (R-Arizona), Chris Carr (R-Georgia), Peter Kilmartin (D-Rhode Island), and Ellen Rosenblum (D-Oregon). Each has led innovative efforts to combat elder abuse in his or her respective... Read more
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