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3 hrs ago | Turnto10.com
Police say they have charged a Connecticut man with making a call in November in which he falsely claimed an armed man was on his way to shoot up Yale University.
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3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
The head of the New York Police Department admits he was caught off guard by the harsh response to a harmless attempt at community outreach on Twitter.
7 hrs ago | Westport Now
U.S. Sen. Christopher Murphy today presented certificates of recognition to members of the Staples High School Young Democrats Club at a "pancakes and politics" breakfast at the Westport Woman's Club, one of a series he is holding around the state.
7 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's visit Tuesday afternoon to the Bloomfield Senior Center was his first daytime town hall style meeting and his 54th since taking office.
10 hrs ago | Westport Now
As the April 15 tax deadline approached, speculation at the Capitol was that tax receipts would rise.
The nation is shocked that Connecticut's Department of Children and Families has sent an abused girl in its care - a girl facing no criminal charges - to an adult prison.
A Connecticut inmate serving 56 years for felony murder has been sentenced to two more years in prison for slashing a deputy warden in the face with a sharpened toothbrush two years ago.
Federal authorities have charged three more Florida men in the theft of about $80 million in prescription drugs from a warehouse in Connecticut in 2010.
A bill that would add text messages to the list of prohibited activities unanimously passed the Senate on Tuesday.
Connecticut lawmakers have approved regulations governing wind power in Connecticut, ending an impasse that blocked new turbines producing clean energy.
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Miriam's Kitchen is so impressed with Sen. Christopher S. Murphy's humanitarian work that the homeless aid group plans to honor the freshman lawmaker with the inaugural "Mission Possible Champion of the Year" award on May 3. According to a Miriam's Kitchen aide, the Connecticut Democrat has made a name for himself amongst the social assistance ... (more)
The brutal winter that kept Connecticut residents shivering and shoveling for months also took a serious toll on the state's storm cleanup budget.
Night-time drivers headed from Route 7 onto I-95 south in Norwalk will be facing a detour starting Monday night.
Keno, the unwanted child of Connecticut politics, vilified by gambling opponents and publicly defended by no major political figure, improbably remains alive as the General Assembly begins the last two weeks of the 2014 session.
I'm dumfounded witnessing the influence apparently wielded by the military in Connecticut's General Assembly.
More than 2,100 graduate assistants working at the University of Connecticut have won the right to form what will be the largest bargaining group at the school.