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  1. Banned Donors Skirt Law Designed To Prevent Pay-To-PlayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Massachusetts developer John Fish wrote a $10,000 check to the Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee last year, only to have it returned because his business, Suffolk Construction, is on a list of companies whose executives are barred from giving money to state campaigns.

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  2. Officers Involved In Death Of Miriam Carey Will Not Face ChargesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Hartford Courant

    WASHINGTON , D.C. - The Secret Service and Capitol Police officers who were involved in the fatal shooting of Stamford resident Miriam Carey near the U.S. Capitol in October will not be facing criminal charges, the U.S. Attorney's office said Thursday.

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  3. Child Left Alone In North Haven Parking Lot, Police SayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Hartford Courant

    Officers were called to the Target parking lot Thursday morning on Universal Drive for the second time this week for a child left unattended in car, police said.

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  4. State's Attorney: Ridgefield Officer Justified In 2013 Fatal ShootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Hartford Courant

    A police officer was justified in fatally shooting an armed, 75-year-old man in front of his house on May 24, 2013, the state's attorney's office said on Wednesday.

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  5. New Britain Mayor Faces Criticism Over Social Media PostsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Hartford Courant

    Mayor Erin Stewart 's Instagram photo from a July 4th barbecue and a brief Facebook update in June both posted on her personal accounts have made their way into the public forum.

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  6. Former State Legislator And Educator RememberedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Hartford Courant

    In the 1980s, state Sen. Kenneth T. Hampton's cream-colored Lincoln Continental was a fixture at the grocery store in Higganum center while he talked to constituents inside.

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  7. Reader Submitted: Beach Jam For Breast CancerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Hartford Courant

    Enjoy live music all day, while supporting a great cause, at the 6th annual "Beach Jam for Breast Cancer ," sponsored by the Westbrook Elks Lodge #1784.

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  8. Aaron Hernandez Scheduled To Appear In CourtRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | The Hartford Courant

    Aaron Hernandez was scheduled to appear in Fall River Superior Court Monday when a decision could be made on whether to move his trial on charges he killed Odin Lloyd closer to Boston.

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  9. Man Charged In Connection With 2013 Vernon Bank RobberyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | The Hartford Courant

    A 22-year-old man was arrested Friday in connection with a bank robbery last summer where the suspect claimed to have a bomb and then used the bank manager's car to flee the scene, police said.

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  10. Shelton Man Charged With Stealing From City VehiclesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | The Hartford Courant

    A 28-year-old man was arrested Friday after he allegedly tried to steal several bags of tools from a city vehicle, police said.

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  11. Very Busy Travel Weekend Predicted; Storms To Affect Thursday ActivitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Hartford Courant

    Drivers heading out for holiday weekend trips should count on plenty of company: AAA predicts that this will be the busiest Independence Day weekend on the highways since 2007.

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  12. Another Drug Arrest On Main Street In ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Hartford Courant

    The man's name was not immediately available, but he goes by the street name "Dawop," Sgt.

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  13. Reader Submitted: Connecticut Humane Society Receives GrantRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Hartford Courant

    The Connecticut Humane Society has received a grant in the amount of $5,000 from the John T. and Jane A. Wiederhold Foundation for the purchase of an autoclave for the Waterford facility's medical department and the Mobile Adoption Center .

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  14. Facebook StudyRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Hartford Courant

    For one week in 2012, hundreds of thousands of Facebook users were unknowingly subjected to an experiment in which their news feed was altered to see whether certain kinds of content made users happy or sad.

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  15. Another Hartford Firefighter Declared Unfit For Duty Over Suspected IntoxicationRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Hartford Courant

    A week after a Hartford firefighter was suspended following a string of suspected alcohol-related incidents, another Hartford firefighter was relieved of duty by his superiors Monday morning over suspicion of on-the-job intoxication, fire department sources said.

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  16. Unhappy Customer Threatens To Shoot Phone Store Workers, Police SayRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Hartford Courant

    A man who threatened to go to a Verizon Wireless store with a gun and kill everyone there faces charges after his weekend arrest, police said.

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  17. One-Car Crash Closes Major Road In WindhamRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | The Hartford Courant

    No one was seriously injured in the collision, which happened about 3 a.m. near the intersection with Old Plains Road, state police said.

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  18. Raising The Kindergarten Age a " Help Or Harm For Children?Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Hartford Courant

    Rep. Michelle Cook tells a familiar story - of one child who started kindergarten in Connecticut as the youngest in the class, and another who started as one of the eldest.

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  19. Waterbury Man Charged With Shooting Upskirt Videos At Westfarms MallRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Hartford Courant

    A Waterbury man faces 30 counts of voyeurism and one count of breach of peace after police say he was taking upskirt videos of women on Saturday at Westfarms mall.

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  20. Public Meeting Planned On Rock Cats DealRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Hartford Courant

    The public will have an opportunity to weigh in on a proposal to build a baseball stadium just north of the city's downtown at a meeting Wednesday.

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