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Obama 1st President In Decades To Sleep In RI

When Barack Obama spends the night in the Providence area on Thursday, it will be the first time in more than 50 years that a sitting president has slept in the nation’s smallest state.

10/29/2014

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A Guide to Vacationing in Los Angeles

Regardless of your budget, this handy guide will help you plan your vacation to Los Angeles.

06/05/2014

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Best Foodie Destinations in America

As interest in epicurean delights continues to grow, so does competition amongst American cities to draw tourism, in addition to the need to continually offer quality food at all levels of preparation.

05/06/2014

Performers pose during Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's sneak peak of their new national touring show DRAGONS today at Grand Central Terminal for Children of All Ages at Grand Central Station on February 28, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for FELD Entertainment)

9 Acrobats Injured in Fall From Circus Platform

A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at a circus performance Sunday, sending eight entertainers plummeting to the ground. Nine were seriously injured in the fall, including a dancer below.

05/04/2014

James Michael McAdoo #43 of the North Carolina Tar Heels shoots a free throw against the Providence Friars during the closing seconds of the Tar Heels 79-77 win during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at AT&T Center on March 21, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

North Carolina Survives Scare By Providence

James Michael McAdoo sank two free throws in the final 3.5 seconds, and No. 6 seed North Carolina rallied to beat 11th-seeded Providence 79-77 Friday night.

03/21/2014

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Superman Building Owner Wants Historic Tax Credits

The owner of the Superman building, Rhode Island’s tallest, wants to convert the building from office space into apartments and needs historic tax credits to do it, the company said Tuesday.

03/26/2013

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Big East: One More Time, With Feeling

The death of the Big East as we know it hit home last week as 14 teams arrived at the World’s Most Famous Arena (Connecticut was ineligible). Next season, the “Catholic 7” will be reportedly joined by Butler, Creighton, and Xavier in a basketball-only conference that has paid to keep the Big East name.

03/18/2013

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Cincinnati Makes Easy Work Of Providence At Big East Tournament

JaQuon Parker had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bearcats (22-10), who might have solidified an NCAA tournament berth with the win.

03/13/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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7 Schools Leaving Big East

The seven Big East schools that don’t play FBS football, including Georgetown, have decided to leave the conference and pursue a new basketball framework.

12/15/2012

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