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NPR WORLD
7:44 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Suspect in mumbai attacks a thorn in U.S.-India ties

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NPR WORLD
7:44 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Kazakhstan completes move, storage of nuclear stash

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NPR WORLD
7:35 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Afghan security forces race against 2014 deadline

Afghan police officers check their ammunition at a police headquarters in Garmsir district, in Afghanistan's Helmand province. A team of U.S. Marines is based at the police station to assist in the officers' training and development. Greg Dixon/NPR.
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NPR NATIONAL
7:18 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Record number of U.S. households face hunger

NPR NATIONAL
7:13 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Debt debate offers something for everyone to hate

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NPR NATIONAL
7:10 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Congress' to-do list includes unemployment help

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Top Stories
6:41 am
Wed November 17, 2010

Police officer removed from Central Falls High

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – School officials in Central Falls have taken the police officer out of Central Falls High School despite reports of fights and other discipline problems at the school.


Central Falls police say school officials decided to remove the police officer from Central Falls High School and re-assign her to the middle school.

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RIPR News
5:24 pm
Tue November 16, 2010

Whitehouse bill aims to curb bogus military gear

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse has introduced legislation hiking penalties to those who sell counterfeit gear and electronics to the military.

A recent study by the Government Accountability Office finds counterfeit aircraft and computer parts are seeping their way into the military supply chain. Whitehouse said incidents of counterfeit computer chips tripled between 2005 and 2008.

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RIPR News
5:11 pm
Tue November 16, 2010

State deficit pegged at $4.7M

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Better than expected state revenues have left Rhode Island facing a budget deficit of just under five million dollars.

Figures released by the state budget office project general state revenue to be about $18 million more than expected when the current budget was enacted.

This will leave Rhode Island with a $4.7 million deficit when the fiscal year ends next June 30.

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Local Features
10:16 am
Tue November 16, 2010

A night for public access to shine

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – About 60 people sip coffee and eat pie and cake in the cafeteria at Hasbro's corporate headquarters in Pawtucket. Two large video screens stand on either side of a wooden podium where the master of ceremonies for the night-Jerry Gibbons appears.

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