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Vincent 'Buddy' Cianci, Longtime Mayor Of Providence, R.I., Dies

The former mayor of Providence, R.I., has died after a bout with cancer. Vincent "Buddy" Cianci was a longtime colorful figure in local politics having served two stints as mayor. He was known for his unpredictable behavior, temper and love for his city.

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