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Curt Schilling, 38 Studios, and Rhode Island Get the Slate Treatment

Matthew Yglesias writes: “You would think that the fact that even Boston VCs and even the Massachusetts government rejected a Red Sox legend’s request would […]

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Martha Coakley Defers 38 Studios Complaints to Rhode Island

The office has received seven complaints from unpaid workers. [Herald]

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Olivia Culpo: BU Student, Rhode Island Native, and Miss USA 2012

Olivia Culpo: BU Student, Rhode Island Native, and Miss USA 2012. Culpo, 20, just wrapped up her sophomore year at BU and won her ticket […]

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Olivia Culpo, BU Student, Rhode Island Native, and Miss USA 2012

Culpo, 20, just wrapped up her sophomore year at BU and won her ticket to the Miss Universe pageant in December. [AP]

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Curt Schilling, Shilling

“It’s almost a slap in the face to someone who really is bootstrapping – to see someone given 10’s of millions just because of their name.”

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Sal DiMasi's Lawyer Seeks Stay in Rhode Island

Thomas R. Kiley is asking a federal judge to block DiMasi’s return to the Lexington, Ky., prison where he started his sentence. DiMasi has been […]

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Sal DiMasi's Lawyer Seeks Stay in Rhode Island

Thomas R. Kiley is asking a federal judge to block DiMasi’s return to the Lexington, Ky., prison where he started his sentence. DiMasi has been […]

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Sal DiMasi's Lawyer Seeks Stay in Rhode Island

Thomas R. Kiley is asking a federal judge to block DiMasi’s return to the Lexington, Ky., prison where he started his sentence. DiMasi has been […]

Great Fall Getaways: Newport, Rhode Island

For the Epicurean Thanks to farm-to-fork restaurants sprouting up all over the city, Newport is fast becoming a dining destination. Local favorite TSK is owned […]

Best of New England: Rhode Island

Lodging Hotel : UrbanHOTEL PROVIDENCEThough today’s cookie-cutter “boutique” hotels like to lay it on thick with the neon and the trance music, Hotel Providence emphasizes […]

Ask a Native: Elisabeth Hasselbeck: Rhode Island

ON CHILDHOOD MEMORIES Blueberry picking at Pippin Orchard [in Cranston] was always perfect in August, when the berries were in season. Now I go with […]

The $500 Weekend: Providence, Rhode Island

A frugal tour of the newly fashionable capital.

Rhode Island

Once nicknamed Rogue’s Island—for its hodgepodge of settlers from all religious backgrounds—Rhode Island continues to cram a lot of diversity into 1,200 square miles. Where […]

Weekend Retreat: Newport, RI

Where to Stay You’ll be treated like royalty at Newport’s famed Cliffside Inn. During daily high tea, patrons are invited to nibble on tea sandwiches […]

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Rhode Island Poaches Talent from Big Dig

People often ask me why I left Rhode Island, especially when I’m down there a couple of times a month during the summer to enjoy […]