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Monday 04/24/2017
cscu-president-pushing-moneysaving-plan CSCU president pushing money-saving plan
icon Posted: 24 April 2017 [10:27 PM]

NEW BRITAIN - With budget deficits looming at a statewide level, Connecticut State Colleges and Universities President Mark Ojakian has introduced a…

Sunday 04/23/2017
budget-battle-to-heat-up-with-looming-votes Budget battle to heat up with looming votes
icon Posted: 23 April 2017 [10:00 PM]

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut lawmakers will make it clear this week how much of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposed two-year $40.6…

Friday 04/21/2017
Audit: Police underreporting racial profiling data
icon Posted: 21 April 2017 [09:46 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Police in Connecticut’s capital city have failed to report thousands of traffic stops as required by a state law aimed to prevent racial profiling, data analysts said Friday. Hartford police submitted records for about 2,000 traffic…

Wednesday 04/19/2017
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Saturday 04/15/2017
State lawmakers to discuss dueling casino bill
icon Posted: 15 April 2017 [09:20 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Lawmakers will hear about a proposal that could lead to someone else developing a new Connecticut casino besides the federally recognized tribes. The General Assembly’s Finance Revenue and Bonding Committee is scheduled to hear testimony Monday on…

Friday 04/14/2017
Report: Teacher continued to work despite assault claims
icon Posted: 14 April 2017 [08:15 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - A Spanish teacher at the prestigious Choate Rosemary Hall boarding school who was fired amid sexual assault allegations by two students in 1999 was able to continue his education career for the next 18 years at several…

Thursday 04/13/2017
malloy-announces-he-wont-seek-reelection Malloy announces he won't seek re-election
icon Posted: 13 April 2017 [09:39 PM]

HARTFORD - Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, known nationally for seeking stronger gun laws after the Newtown school shooting and for welcoming a…

Tuesday 04/11/2017
Monday 04/10/2017
armenian-genocide-to-be-remembered Armenian genocide to be remembered
icon Posted: 10 April 2017 [11:16 PM]

Armenian Genocide Commemoration Committee of Connecticut HARTFORD - The Armenian Genocide Commemoration Committee of Connecticut has announced its program in…

state-high-school-graduation-rate-at-alltime-high State high school graduation rate at all-time high
icon Posted: 10 April 2017 [10:40 PM]

HARTFORD - Connecticut’s high school graduation rate has reached an all-time high. The state Department of Education reports the state’s four-year graduation…

Sunday 04/09/2017
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Friday 04/07/2017
Tribal leaders meet with lawmakers on E. Windsor casino plans
icon Posted: 07 April 2017 [09:16 PM]

HARTFORD - Leaders of Connecticut’s federally recognized tribes are meeting with legislative leaders, trying to assure them that authorizing a satellite casino in East Windsor will not risk the hundreds of millions of dollars the tribes currently pay the…

Tuesday 04/04/2017
hernandez-lawyers-ready-to-rest-case Hernandez lawyers ready to rest case
icon Posted: 04 April 2017 [08:15 PM]

BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez are planning to rest their case in his double murder…

Monday 04/03/2017
Sunday 04/02/2017
Bill creates crime for distracting service dogs
icon Posted: 02 April 2017 [11:24 PM]

HARTFORD - Service dogs may be tempting to pet, but a proposed Connecticut law would make it a crime to intentionally interfere with their duties. People who rely on guide and service dogs to help them cope with anything from…

Thursday 03/30/2017
Insurers deny claims based on questionable cell tower data
icon Posted: 30 March 2017 [12:46 AM]

By DAVE COLLINS HARTFORD, Conn. - It took Jaclyn Bentley nearly three years to prove she didn’t burn her house down for the insurance money, allegations she and her lawyer say were born of the junk practice of analyzing…

Monday 03/27/2017
publicsector-workers-protest-in-hartford Public-sector workers protest in Hartford
icon Posted: 27 March 2017 [11:11 PM]

Central Connecticut State University – AAUP HARTFORD – With chants of “Vote Them Out” and “We Will Fight,” nearly 1,500 public sector…

Bears' Thompson calls Hernandez 'my guy'
icon Posted: 27 March 2017 [09:57 PM]

BOSTON (AP) - Chicago Bears wide receiver Deonte Thompson has testified in the double-murder trial of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez. The former New England Patriots tight end played football with Thompson at the University of Florida. Thompson testified Monday about…

Saturday 03/25/2017
Friday 03/24/2017
CCSU student's fatal fall ruled accidental
icon Posted: 24 March 2017 [08:54 PM]

Officials: Death of student who fell from roof an accident Eds: APNewsNow. Minor edits. HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut medical examiner has ruled the death of an 18-year-old college student who fell from the roof of a building that…

Wednesday 03/22/2017
Paul Manafort had plan to benefit Putin government
icon Posted: 22 March 2017 [08:11 PM]

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Vladimir Putin a decade ago and proposed an ambitious political strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition across former Soviet republics,…

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Friday 02/10/2017
bristol-hospital-blasts-governors-tax-proposal Bristol Hospital blasts governor's tax proposal
icon Posted: 10 February 2017 [09:35 PM]

BRISTOL - Bristol Hospital officials are vehemently opposed to a proposal that would allow municipalities to levy a property tax against nonprofit…

Monday 02/06/2017
new-tech-on-way-to-state-schools New tech on way to state schools
icon Posted: 06 February 2017 [10:42 PM]

On Feb. 1, the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities announced an upgrade to their current Enterprise Student Information Systems which is designed to streamline student services, advising, security and mobile technologies. The upgrade will secure and modernize the existing technology…

Sunday 02/05/2017
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Sunday 01/22/2017
should-medical-marijuana-laws-grow Should medical marijuana laws grow?
icon Posted: 22 January 2017 [10:01 PM]

As Connecticut considers expanding its medical marijuana program this year, local officials and medical professionals are weighing in on the benefits and…

Assault a cop? Connecticut lawmakers want stiffer penalties
icon Posted: 22 January 2017 [09:20 PM]

HARTFORD - Some Connecticut lawmakers are working to stiffen the penalties for assaulting and threatening police officers and judges, in the wake of incidents in Connecticut and around the country. Rep. J.P. Sredzinski, a Republican from Monroe, is proposing…

Saturday 01/21/2017
10000-take-part-in-hartford-womens-march 10,000 take part in Hartford women's march
icon Posted: 21 January 2017 [10:03 PM]

HARTFORD - An estimated 10,000 people gathered Saturday in Hartford to protest President Donald Trump and call for protecting the rights of…

Sunday 01/15/2017
Optimum drops WFSB-Channel 3 from lineup
icon Posted: 15 January 2017 [10:10 PM]

WFSB On Friday WFSB-Channel 3, the leading television station in the Hartford/New Haven area and the home of CBS in Connecticut was dropped from the th cable company Optimum from Altice lineup for viewers in New Haven and…

Friday 01/13/2017
sanchez-retains-house-leadership-roles Sanchez retains House leadership roles
icon Posted: 13 January 2017 [09:44 PM]

NEW BRITAIN - State Rep. Bobby Sanchez (D-New Britain) has retained leadership roles for the 2017 Legislative session. Speaker of…

Sunday 01/08/2017
Republicans seek to have new imprint on legislative session
icon Posted: 08 January 2017 [08:53 PM]

HARTFORD, Conn. - Republican members of the Connecticut General Assembly have a sense of power they haven’t felt for years, if ever. After November’s election, the GOP won enough seats to create the first Senate with an equal number of…

Saturday 01/07/2017
Sunday 01/01/2017
area-lawmakers-look-forward-to-2017-session Area lawmakers look forward to 2017 session
icon Posted: 01 January 2017 [09:51 PM]

HARTFORD – As the start of the Connecticut General Assembly’s 2017 regular session nears, state legislators are establishing their talking points and…

senate-split-pushes-attempts-at-bipartisanism Senate split pushes attempts at bipartisanism
icon Posted: 01 January 2017 [09:48 PM]

HARTFORD – As state Democrats and Republicans prepare for the Connecticut General Assembly’s 2017 Regular Session, bipartisanship is at the forefront of importance. With Republicans picking up three seats in the Senate in November’s election, the chamber is split even…