DEEP reminds public that fewer state parks now staffed by lifeguards

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection on Friday reminded state park visitors that the number of lifeguards at state park swimming areas will be significantly reduced as the end of the summer swimming season approaches.

Judge to consider 38 Studios settlement, unsealing records

Rhode Island judge to consider settlement, unsealing records in lawsuit over 38 Studios

Europe's migrant crisis brings tragedy by land and sea

Europe's migrant crisis brings tragedy by land and sea; biggest movement since WWII kills 100s

It's a boy! National Zoo's surviving newborn panda is male

National Zoo pandas have another son, Tian Tian a father again

Student killed in shooting at Savannah State University

Student killed in shooting at Savannah State University that also prompted campus lockdown

Woman struck by foul ball sues Red Sox owner

Woman injured when struck by foul ball at Fenway Park sues Red Sox principal owner

US consumer spending up moderate 0.3 percent in July

US consumer spending post moderate rise in July; wages and salaries make big jump

Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global market rally fades

Asian stocks rise, European shares fall as global market rally fades following US data boost

Police: 77-year-old, mistaken for homeless, was kidnapped

Police: 77-year-old Danbury man kidnapped after man though he was homeless

Car accident closes portion of Route 156 in Waterford

Motorists are being asked to avoid Route 156 after a car struck and damaged an utility pole in the area of Waterford High School.

Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new cigar-shaped craft

Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new, more maneuverable model of the cigar-shaped craft

Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid

With endorsements and fundraising, Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid

Libya collects victims' bodies from latest migrant disaster

Libya authorities collect bodies from latest migrant disaster after drownings off coastal city

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NAHB analysis: Number of homebuyers doubles between 2011 and 2013

The number of people who recently bought a home in the United States in 2013 was twice as many as two years before, according to a National Association of Home Builders analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau's American Housing Survey.

New London Democratic mayor candidates square off

The two Democratic mayoral candidates on Thursday traded barbs, responded to allegations against one another and shared their visions for the city before a crowd of nearly 300 people at New London High School.