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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Forty percent of those who signed up for private health coverage through Rhode Island's new insurance marketplace are aged 55 to 64, and the vast majority of enrollees overall qualified for subsidized coverage, health officials said Friday.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman are directing U.S. and Connecticut flags to fly at half-staff on Saturday in honor of the 20 children and six adults who were killed a year ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Officials at the University of Connecticut have begun work on a master plan to reshape the infrastructure at the school.
BOSTON (AP) — Two Boston College students studying in Rome came away with a precious memento after an up-close encounter with Pope Francis.
Students in same-sex marriages will be treated the same as their straight married classmates when it comes to federal college loan applications.
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Princeton University officials say more than 90 percent of the eligible students and staff received a meningitis vaccine this week as part of the university's effort to halt an outbreak.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Administrators at a Roman Catholic high school suffered a sharp and swift backlash this week after firing a well-liked teacher who sought to marry his same-sex partner.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque, N.M., school bus driver has been suspended after being accused of punching an 11-year-old boy in the face.
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — It's now OK to dance at Eastern Nazarene College.
Fordham University said about 2,500 applicants erroneously received a financial aid email implying they had been admitted — even though they hadn't.
BOSTON (AP) — The Patrick administration is unveiling the launch of an electric school bus pilot program as part of a renewed push to support alternative fuel vehicles in Massachusetts.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Thirty-six new state troopers will be receiving their diplomas as they graduate from the Rhode Island State Police Training Academy.
Smotrycz 3-8 0-0 9, Wells 12-18 8-11 33, Cleare 1-1 2-2 4, Peters 5-8 4-5 14, Layman 5-10 1-2 13, Mitchell 1-3 0-0 2, Faust 4-9 1-2 11, Ram 0-0 0-0 0, Graham 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 32-58 16-22 88.