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2 hrs ago | EDGE
A transgender police officer in Connecticut has filed a complaint with a state agency alleging her supervisors created a hostile work environment because of her gender identity.
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6 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Babar Ahmad and Syed Talha Ahsan are scheduled to enter new pleas Tuesday in federal court in New Haven to charges of providing support to terrorists and conspiracy to provide support to terrorists, court records show.
6 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
AARP has recognized State Representative Claire Janowski , who serves Rockville and Vernon in the Connecticut General Assembly , with the 2013 Legislative Achievement Award for her leadership in preserving and protecting consumer protections for utility customers and fighting for affordable electric rates.
15 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com
"There is a shift away from driving in our cities here in Connecticut and across the country," Sean Doyle of ConnPIRG said.
The existing metal bin walls, which have reached their extended life span, will be encapsulated behind a wall of concrete, said Jason Cichon, project engineer with the state Department of Transportation.
The Westport Police Department said today the Connecticut Department of Transportation on Wednesday will be installing sign posts on both side of Post Road East Wednesday from Taylor Place to Bay Street, disrupting parking.
Cyber Monday may have come and gone, but there are still plenty of consumers looking to shop online for that perfect gift during the holiday season.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy took executive action Tuesday to enact a proposal by Comptroller Kevin Lembo to develop a searchable database of the state's economic assistance programs.
Earlier this year, Connecticut politicians took advantage of the horrific Newtown shootings to dust off a wish list of draconian firearms restrictions and race them through the legislative process into law.
If Connecticut were a country, it would rank among the top 10 in the world for reading and the top 20 for science.
On Monday, a federal judge dismissed the National Shooting Sport Foundation's challenge to new gun laws passed in April in response to the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
A Connecticut prosecutor says he will not appeal a judge's order to release 911 recordings from last year's massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
McKinney is running for the Republican gubernatorial nomination, but Greenberg, while complimentary of McKinney, said he will support the candidate that emerges victorious from the Republican primary.
Convicted sex offenders in Connecticut must be registered with the state and have their names and addresses listed for the public.
On Cyber Monday, the busiest online shopping day of the year, Connecticut's Commissioner of Revenue Services Kevin B. Sullivan reminded Connecticut shoppers that just because an online retailer does not collect state sales tax, it does not mean the item is tax-free.