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The heroine of Karin Tanabe's latest novel, young Carolyn Everett, wasn't born grasping a Tiffany rattle, but she grew up in the guesthouse on the grounds of one of the toniest estates in Newport, Rhode Island.
A car sought in connection with a suspected threat against President Barack Obama has been located in Connecticut, authorities said Saturday.
President Obama on Friday said social media and the nightly news are partly to blame for the sense that "the world is falling apart."
I want to start with a quick preview of Secretary Hagel's schedule next week. On Wednesday, September 3rd, the secretary will embark on his 16th international trip, a six-day, three-country trip centered around the NATO summit in Wales.
President Barack Obama said at a Democratic National Committee event Friday night that things are safer today than they were in the previous three decades.
President Barack Obama on Friday blamed dysfunction in Congress on a Republican Party he said is captive to an ideologically rigid, unproductive and cynical faction, urging like-minded Democrats to show up for November's midterm elections.
All of the candidates, Secretary of State Ralph Mollis, Cumberland Mayor Dan Mckee, and state Rep. Frank Ferri, said during a taping of "10 News Conference" that closing the skills gap and putting people back to work would be their first priorities.
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No decision has been made on whether the U.S. Navy will court-martial a nurse who refused to force-feed hunger strikers at Guantánamo during the summer, the nurse's commander says.
President Barack Obama will be attending a Democratic Congressional Candidates Committee fundraiser at Seafair - an Ocean Drive mansion - on Friday.
"The legal brouhaha was set in motion in the spring of 2013. Following an early-morning waterfront prayer in Newport, R.I., Ward and O'Hara navigated a lobster boat into a shipping channel, pulled close enough to shore to shout to supporters on land, and dropped an anchor weighing more than 200 pounds - one that was chained and locked to their ... (more)
DUI Police charged Carl C. Russell, 54, of 51 Dudley Ave., Newport, with driving under the influence Aug. 26 at 6:21 p.m. WARRANTS Police charged David A. Traynum, 35, of 1225 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, with three warrants Aug. 24 at 6:50 p.m. DISORDERLY Police charged Kevin Joshua Johnson, 24, of Fruitland, Md., with disorderly conduct Aug. 24 at ... (more)
Thanks to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, trash and recycling collections in Newport will be delayed by one day the week of Sept.
Newport Police charged a 23-year-old city woman with domestic simple assault, domestic vandalism and domestic disorderly conduct after she allegedly smashed up an apartment and attacked her boyfriend after a quarrel.
Earlier this month, The 1772 Foundation pulled up stakes and moved from Connecticut to the Aquidneck Mill Building in downtown Newport.
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