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Wednesday 03/21/2018
Tuesday 03/20/2018
Blood found in Enfield apartment building
icon Posted: 20 March 2018 [08:41 PM]

ENFIELD (AP) - Police are trying to find the source of a large amount of blood found in a Connecticut apartment building. Both the Suffield and Enfield police departments were called to the Countrywood Apartments in Enfield Sunday. Suffield police…

Monday 03/19/2018
Friday 03/16/2018
Thursday 03/15/2018
toys-r-us-liquidation-will-send-ripples Toys R Us' liquidation will send ripples
icon Posted: 15 March 2018 [11:05 AM]

NEW YORK - The likely liquidation of Toys R Us, the nation's largest independent toy seller, could add stress for the companies…

Wednesday 03/14/2018
Tuesday 03/13/2018
Body found in Naugatuck State Forest
icon Posted: 13 March 2018 [07:00 PM]

OXFORD (AP) - Authorities have identified a man whose body was found in a state forest in Oxford. Connecticut State Police said Tuesday that no foul play is suspected in the death of 64-year-old Jeffrey Bussolari of Southbury. His body…

Monday 03/12/2018
Sunday 03/11/2018
Chief justice nomination enveloped by politicking
icon Posted: 11 March 2018 [07:26 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - With robocalls and TV ads, the level of politicking enveloping a modern-era Connecticut chief justice nomination has reached unprecedented levels as Democrats and Republicans spar over whether Andrew McDonald should lead the state judiciary. McDonald, nominated by…

Friday 03/09/2018
New commander: All troopers to have body cameras this year
icon Posted: 09 March 2018 [08:53 PM]

MIDDLETOWN (AP) - The new commander of Connecticut State Police expects all troopers to be using body cameras by the end of the year, two years after they were supposed to begin using them under state law. Col.…

Thursday 03/08/2018
Tuesday 03/06/2018
Lottery HQ flags lowered
icon Posted: 06 March 2018 [08:52 PM]

ROCKY HILL (AP) - The slaying of four executives at the Connecticut Lottery headquarters was quietly remembered on the 20th anniversary of the shootings Tuesday. U.S. and state flags outside the Rocky Hill center were lowered to half-staff. No official…

Monday 03/05/2018
Sunday 03/04/2018
State considers action on net neutrality appeal
icon Posted: 04 March 2018 [08:53 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Connecticut is considering whether it makes sense to counter the repeal of federal net neutrality rules, which had banned telecommunications companies from interfering with web traffic or speeds to favor certain sites or apps. Democratic Senate Majority…

Friday 03/02/2018
Thursday 03/01/2018
Bill calls for new Connecticut gambling study
icon Posted: 01 March 2018 [08:43 PM]

NEW LONDON (AP) - Connecticut lawmakers have introduced a bill supporting a study on the effects of gambling, the first of its kind in nearly a decade. The Day reports the bill introduced this week would have the commissioner of…

Aresimowicz urges Arce to resign from House
icon Posted: 01 March 2018 [08:41 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - A Connecticut state legislator is under pressure to resign because of a series of text messages he allegedly sent to a teenage girl in 2015. Democratic House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz has called on Democratic State Rep. Angel…

Ted Kennedy Jr. won't seek third term
icon Posted: 01 March 2018 [08:39 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Ted Kennedy Jr., son of the late Massachusetts senator, said Wednesday he will not seek a third term in the Connecticut Senate because he wants to focus on protecting disability rights, which he said are under “an…

Lawmakers urged to help Puerto Ricans living in Connecticut
icon Posted: 01 March 2018 [08:37 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Connecticut lawmakers are considering whether to spend millions of dollars to help the thousands of families from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who’ve sought refuge in the state since Hurricane Maria hit last September. More…

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Tuesday 02/20/2018
Quinnipiac students charged with selling pot/cereal squares
icon Posted: 20 February 2018 [09:56 PM]

HAMDEN (AP) - Two students at Quinnipiac University have been charged with selling drugs out of their dorm room, including edible squares made with marijuana and Fruity Pebbles cereal. Police arrested 18-year-old Patrick Ownbey, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, and…

Trinity College costs to top $71K per year
icon Posted: 20 February 2018 [09:53 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - The cost of attending Trinity College in Hartford is rising to more than $71,000 next year, making it the first school in Connecticut to break the $70,000 barrier. The Hartford Courant reports that tuition, room, board and…

Monday 02/19/2018
Malloy: Mentally ill and firearms should be kept apart
icon Posted: 19 February 2018 [10:57 PM]

BERLIN - The morning after 17 deaths and many injuries occurred as a result of a shooting at a Florida high school, Gov. Dannel Malloy cited the event as a “preventable tragedy,” Thursday. “I think what I said the…