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13 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

Amid crises, Obama's busy social schedule means double duty for Air Force One

In the past two weeks, President Obama has twice interrupted vacation and fundraising trips to take presidential planes to Washington for a brief period, only to turn around and fly back to his earlier location - once after just a few hours in the White House .

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Miami Herald

Glimpse into tony world of antiques

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.

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News Max

Car in Suspected Threat on Obama Found in Connecticut

A car sought in connection with a suspected threat against President Barack Obama has been located in Connecticut, authorities said Saturday.

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JustOneMinute

Reassurance From Alfred E. Obama

President Obama on Friday said social media and the nightly news are partly to blame for the sense that "the world is falling apart."

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U.S. Department of Defense

Department of Defense Press Briefing by Rear Adm. Kirby in the Pentagon Briefing Room

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.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Newport's past speckled with GOLD

Newport Historical Society The Brick Market in Newport, R.I., dating to circa 1762, was a trading centre.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

TheBlaze.com

U.K. Prime Minister Warns of 'Greatest Terrorist Threat' in...

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.

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MyFoxAtlanta

Obama: GOP captive to ideologically rigid group

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.

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Turnto10.com

Lt. Governor candidates say priority is putting RI back to work

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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Examiner.com

Discover the beauty of Rhode Island this Fall

Not sure where to travel to this fall? Look no further than to Rhode Island . Rhode Island is a favorite destination for travelers seeking a quiet retreat and taking in the fresh air and beauty of the fall foliage.

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National Review Online

The New Presidential Optics: - Hapless and Heartess'

The word being bandied about in discussions about President Obama this week is "optics."

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Miami Herald

Case of Navy nurse who refused to force-feed could put Guantánamo hunger strike on trial

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.

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Patch.com

Obama in Newport Friday for Fundraiser at Mansion -- Expect Traffic

President Barack Obama will be attending a Democratic Congressional Candidates Committee fundraiser at Seafair - an Ocean Drive mansion - on Friday.

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Daily Kos

The Necessity Defense

"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)

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Patch.com

Police Log: RIPTA Driver Charged for Road Rage Incident, DUI, Man with No Pants

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)

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New York Daily News

Obama plans packed Labor Day weekend

The President and First Lady, pictured at a June 2012 wedding, will likely attend the Saturday nuptials of Let's Move! head Sam Kass and MSNBC host Alex Wagner in New York.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Patch.com

Labor Day Monday Means 1-Day Trash Delay Next Week

Thanks to the Labor Day holiday on Monday, trash and recycling collections in Newport will be delayed by one day the week of Sept.

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Patch.com

Woman Charged after Smashing Bottles, Attacking Boyfriend

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.

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Patch.com

1772 Foundation Moves to Newport

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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WHJJ-AM Providence

Newport's Kings Park Beach Closed to Swimming

Rhode Island health officials have recommended the closure to swimming of a beach in Newport because of bacteria in the water.

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