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South Carolina pitcher tosses no-hitter in Little League World Series

...Taylors, South Carolina, beat Cranston, Rhode Island, 7-1 on Friday in the state's first...South Carolina finished with 13 hits.Rhode Island scored its lone run in the first when...Pennyslvania, and Webb City, Missouri. Rhode Island will face the loser.In other openers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-21/south-carolina-pitcher-t
Kentucky eliminates South Carolina from Little League World Series

...Bonita, California, who beat Cranston, Rhode Island 10-3.Burwash struck out two batters...hits for Portland. CALIFORNIA 10, RHODE ISLAND 3Jacob Baptista hit a go-ahead grand...advanced, eliminating Cranston, Rhode Island.Bonita reached the U.S. Final 4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-24/kentucky-eliminates-sout
Australian advances in Little League World Series

...Tayshaun Jones added an RBI single. RHODE ISLAND 6, MISSOURI 3Cam Adamec threw three strong innings and Cranston, Rhode Island, scored five two-out runs in...play with the bases loaded. The Rhode Island team improved to 8-0 in elimination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-22/australian-advances-litt
Xavier edges Rhode Island

...scored 23 points and David West added 20 points and 14 rebounds as Xavier beat Rhode Island (3-11, 0-2 Atlantic-10), 78-75. The loss was Rhode Island's ninth straight, despite a career-high 23 points from Tip Vinson and 21 by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/10/nca_278578.shtml
College basketball
Mrs. Paula Messer (CUMBERLAND, Rhode Island)

CUMBERLAND, Rhode Island - Funeral services for Mrs. Paula Jannarelli Messer, 57, of Rhode Island Ave., Cumberland, R.I., who died Friday, January 24, 2003 at the University Hospital, Augusta, will be conducted Thursday at St. Judes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/26/obi_366723.shtml
Obituaries
Milestones

...Jenkins-McLaurin has graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Caleb Neal has been named to the dean's list at the University of Rhode Island for the spring 2015 semester. The following high school juniors have been named Furman University Scholars.If they apply...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-07-21/milestones
Government investigates 5 airlines for possible price-gouging

...were flights to certain Northeast destinations from airports in or near Washington, Phila delphia, New York, Boston, Rhode Island and Conn ecticut.The department is exploring whether the price increases violated federal regulations prohibiting airlines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-24/government-investigates-5-
Postcard reports keep coming

...Chuck and Beverley Slo ni nia sent a West Virgin ia postcard and report: "We drove our 2012 Cor vette 2,300 miles to Rhode Island then to the west side of Sen eca Lake wine country, New York, then back home to Evans. Got 31-plus miles per gallon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-16/postcard-reports-keep-coming
Netflix's parental leave sets new standard for tech, but not headed to Main St. anytime soon

...Federal law requires only unpaid leave for the birth or adoption of a child. Outside that, California, New Jersey and Rhode Island use a program funded by payroll taxes to provide some paid family and medical leave, according to the National Council of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-05/netflixs-parental-leave-se
Georgia Tech edges Rhode Island to finish fifth in Orlando Classic

...scored 16 points and Georgia Tech beat Rhode Island 64-61 Sunday night in the fifth-place...E.C. Matthews had 17 points for Rhode Island (4-2) and finished with 56 in the...seconds to go."It's a young team," Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley said. "There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-30/georgia-tech-edges-rhode-