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Rhode Island pension fund to push for corporate diversity

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner says the state’s pension fund will begin using its shareholder vote to push for diversity on corporate boards. 92 more words

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Local perspective on State of the Union address

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Jim Vincent, head of the NAACP Providence chapter, joined us in studio Wednesday to talk about his experience at President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address. 33 more words

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Soldier's parents, NAACP head will join RI delegation at State of the Union

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WPRI) — Some Rhode Island residents of note are joining the state’s Congressional delegation at President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address on January 12. 336 more words

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My lifestyle is a hot topic - Hunting

I know that, and I chose it regardless of knowing how many people will berate me and bully me (not to mention death threats). There is nothing harder than trying to explain the feeling of hunting to someone. 409 more words