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Message in a bottle travels across Atlantic Ocean from Rhode Island to Portugal

58 minutes ago   |   ABC

A message in a bottle thrown into the ocean in 2018 traveled across the Atlantic.
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First patient given controversial new Alzheimer's treatment drug

First patient given controversial new Alzheimer's treatment drug

16 hours ago   |   New York Post

A Rhode Island man on Wednesday got the first transfusion of a newly approved drug to treat Alzheimer's - despite questions over the drug's cost and effectiveness.
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Patient receives first infusion of Biogen's controversial Alzheimer's drug

23 hours ago   |   CNBC

A 70-year-old man from Rhode Island on Wednesday was the first to receive an infusion outside of a clinical trial of Biogen's Alzheimer's drug, Aduhelm.
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Message in bottle sent from Rhode Island makes it across Atlantic to Portugal

Message in bottle sent from Rhode Island makes it across Atlantic to Portugal

2 days ago   |   KCCI

The message traveled more than 3,200 miles across the Atlantic Ocean.
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New survey method proves Rhode Island's rarest frog may not be so rare

2 days ago   |   Science Daily

A study by researchers using a seldom-used methodology turned up many more Eastern spadefoots, an endangered primitive frog, than they expected.
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Juvenile great white tagged in RI waters for first time

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. - An acoustic tracking tag has been attached to a great white shark in Rhode Island waters for the first time, shark researchers announced Monday. The tag...
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Ticker: Ferry website up and running after cyberattack; RI inks 20-year extension of gambling deal 

3 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The Massachusetts Steamship Authority website is operating again after it was disabled by a ransomware cyberattack more than a week ago. Travelers had been unable to make...
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Rhode Island man killed in Massachusetts motorcycle crash, DA says

Rhode Island man killed in Massachusetts motorcycle crash, DA says

4 days ago   |   WCVB

Authorities said the 31-year-old victim crashed his motorcycle into another vehicle and was ultimately pronounced dead at the scene.
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Oxford University Scholars Refuse to Teach Under Cecil Rhodes Statue

6 days ago   |   NY Times

A statue of British imperialist Cecil Rhodes at Oxford University has drawn criticism for decades. Now some academics said they would refuse to teach at the college where the...
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Texas Xfinity, Truck starting lineups

8 days ago   |   NBC Sports

AJ Allmendinger starts on the pole for the Xfinity race. John Hunter Nemechek will be on the pole for the Camping World Truck Series race.
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Hong Kong police arrest 5 staffers in pro-democracy newspaper raid

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Italian hothead Gattuso quits after just 23 days at Fiorentina - and is...

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It makes rioting a felony instead of a misdemeanor and increases penalties for blocking streets and highways. Read more ...

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Patrick Mahomes, Tom Brady get nod for Madden 22 cover; Twitter rips box art

Both players have recently been on the cover of the game and Twitter wasn't happy about it. Read more ...

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The tennis star will be away from the court for the coming months as he rests his body after the French Open. Read more ...

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Or the first time, the MLB Draft is part of the All-Star festivities in July, moved back from its normal spot in early June. So instead of watching the College World Series... Read more ...

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The decision marks a triumph for a new brand of conservatism on the court, which is putting the Constitution's guarantee to the free exercise of religion at the highest level... Read more ...

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Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which Senate Democrats are considering passing without the GOP

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders, chair of the Senate Budget Committee, drafted a $6 trillion infrastructure package that Senate Democrats are considering approving... Read more ...