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New England Govs. Discuss Strategy To Combat Opioid Abuse

Five New England governors are meeting to develop a regional strategy for fighting opioid abuse.

06/17/2014

Gov. Lincoln Chafee. (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Rhode Island Becomes 10th State With Gay Marriage

Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed the bill into law on the Statehouse steps Thursday evening following a final 56-15 vote in the House. The first weddings will take place Aug. 1, when the law takes effect.

05/02/2013

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RI Bill Would Default On 38 Studios Debt Payments

A small group of state lawmakers suggested Tuesday that Rhode Island should default on the money it owes for its failed investment in former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s bankrupt video game company.

03/19/2013

File of a makeshift memorial at site of Warwick nightclub fire.

RI Officials Explore Seizing Nightclub Fire Site

Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee and House Speaker Gordon Fox are looking into whether the state can seize the site of a 2003 nightclub fire where 100 people were killed.

09/18/2012

Gov. Lincoln Chafee. (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Schilling Calls RI Governor Chafee A ‘Dunce’

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has called Rhode Island’s governor a “dunce of epic proportions” in the wake of his video gaming company’s collapse.

08/20/2012

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Schilling Claims RI Agency Tried To ‘Bully And Intimidate’ 38 Studios

Curt Schilling said Friday his video gaming company “didn’t stonewall anyone” in its interactions with the state of Rhode Island

07/06/2012

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RI Hires Firm To Investigate Liability Of Schilling’s Video Game Company

The state of Rhode Island has hired Wistow and Barylick to see if they can recover any of the millions the state spent on 38 Studios.

06/26/2012

Curt Schilling. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Curt Schilling’s Video Game Company Files For Bankruptcy

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s troubled video gaming company has filed for bankruptcy.

06/07/2012

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RI Hires Auditor To Probe 38 Studios’ Finances

The video game company was lured to Rhode Island from Massachusetts in 2010 with a $75 million loan guarantee from the state. The firm laid off its staff last week.

05/30/2012

Curt Schilling. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Schilling Blames Rhode Island, Chafee For Video Game Company’s Troubles

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling blames broken promises by Rhode Island and Gov. Lincoln Chafee for the financial trouble his video game company is in.

05/29/2012

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