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Police in Connecticut say a man they suspect killed three women took his own life minutes after officers confronted him.
Should smoking in public places be banned?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
Matt Lesser could never have raised the money to compete in a legislative election in most states.
On the 72nd anniversary of Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor, one Connecticut Army veteran is fighting for his hometown to properly and publicly display all the names of the veterans who hailed from the town and fought - and sometimes died - in America's wars.
About 1.3 million Americans will lose benefits if lawmakers don't act. Millions more will not secure benefits if they exhaust their initial 26 weeks of unemployment insurance.
Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy say they will work with federal agencies in holding Metro-North accountable for improving safety and reliability immediately.
Governors across New England on Friday agreed to a rare cooperative pact designed to develop new energy sources, lower electric prices and boost reliability.
The Office of Legislative Research for the Connecticut General Assembly identifies key issues that may be addressed in upcoming sessions of the legislature.
Connecticut's governor has directed flags to fly at half-staff in recognition of both the death of Nelson Mandela and the lives lost in the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.
Recently disclosed toxicology tests show that Modlesky had a blood alcohol content of .27 - more than 13 times the legal .02 limit for someone under 21. Five months after a 17-year-old girl died in a Connecticut crash, two teenage boys were arrested for letting her drive drunk, police said.
The accident happened about 9:15 a.m. at the intersection of Second Street and Queen City Avenue.
A security breach at JPMorgan Chase has potentially exposed the personal information of 14,000 Connecticut residents with prepaid debit cards issued by state agencies, according Treasurer Denise Nappier.
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.
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.
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.
"There is a shift away from driving in our cities here in Connecticut and across the country," Sean Doyle of ConnPIRG said.