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Waiver for the NECAP

Rhode Island - Some Rhode Island students who have secured admission to 2 or 4 year universities or colleges need not be subjected to the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to ensure they receive their high school diplomas . This was announced by a Rhode Island Education Department spokesperson, adding that it has provided information and guidance to school superintendents last January 3 who may now issue waivers for NECAP tests starting with students graduating this year.
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Chase Ends With Truck Embedded In A House

Rhode Island - Providence police are investigating a possible hit and run that ended with a car embedded in a building on the corner of Holden and Orms early Sunday. The police report indicates that the driver of one of the cars, alleged victim of the hit and run, was pursuing the other driver that fled in the vehicle, and finally lost control and crashed into the house. No injuries have been reported.
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