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President Barack Obama meets with Gov. Lincoln Chafee and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick. President Barack Obama meets with Gov. Lincoln Chafee and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick.

Obama arrives in RI, heads to Newport fundraiser Video included

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President Barack Obama is on a fundraising blitz and Newport is one of his stops. More>>

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

NBC 10's Bill Rappleye (left) speaks with Secretary of State Ralph Mollis, Cumberland Mayor Dan McKee and state Rep. Frank Ferri during a taping of "10 News Conference". NBC 10's Bill Rappleye (left) speaks with Secretary of State Ralph Mollis, Cumberland Mayor Dan McKee and state Rep. Frank Ferri during a taping of "10 News Conference".
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All of the candidates, Secretary of State Ralph Mollis, Cumberland Mayor Dan Mckee, and state Rep. Frank Ferri, say closing the skills gap and putting people back to work would be their first priorities. More>>

Year ends with $68M surplus; most already used

The state of Rhode Island ended the last fiscal year with a $68 million surplus, though $59 has already been used to close a hole in the General Assembly's current year spending plan. More>>

Letter to voters an issue in Providence mayor race

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Providence mayor candidate Jorge Elorza blames a former adviser for copying wording used by another politician and using it in a letter to city voters explaining Elorza's shoplifting arrest when he was 18. More>>

Defense secretary to visit Rhode Island next week

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel plans to host a town hall on the Defense Department's role in national security at the U.S. Naval War College in Rhode Island. More>>

Senate president names new chief of staff

The president of the Rhode Island Senate has a new chief of staff. More>>

Construction in Taveras TV ad unrelated to project

A TV ad for gubernatorial hopeful Angel Taveras suggesting work is underway on the South Street Power Station redevelopment project depicts completely unrelated construction, as the project hasn't begun. More>>

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    Pakistan lawmakers back premier amid mass protests

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:22:51 GMT
    Pakistan's parliament has convened over the political crisis roiling the country as thousands of anti-government protesters remain camped out in front of the parliament building, demanding the resignation of...
    Pakistan's lawmakers rallied behind the country's embattled prime minister Tuesday in an emergency session, even as thousands of protesters remained camped outside of parliament demanding his ouster.
  • Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

    Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:32 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:32:01 GMT
    Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.
    Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.
  • Blackwater legacy: a faint memory of Nisoor Square

    Blackwater legacy: a faint memory of Nisoor Square

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:31:53 GMT
    The summer-long trial of four Blackwater security guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis has been a grim retelling of lives snuffed out and the daily life-and-death decisions amid the chaos of war.
    The summer-long trial of four Blackwater security guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis has been a grim retelling of lives snuffed out and the daily life-and-death decisions amid the chaos of war.
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