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  1. Conn. governor critical of town considering arming teachersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    A Connecticut town is considering a program that trains teachers to use guns in the event of an active shooter, and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has come down hard on the idea. Kent selectmen voted 2-1 on Wednesday to present information about the "FASTER Saves Lives" program to the Board of Education.

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  2. More states forcing employers to provide paid sick leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Washington Examiner

    Big efforts are underway in Vermont, Maryland and the city of Minneapolis to force bosses to give sick days to employees, in the hope of creating momentum as federal action lags. Federal law does not require employers to provide sick leave for their workers.

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  3. Greenwich natives lead race to become Connecticut's next governorRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2010 | Examiner.com

    According to the latest Quinnipiac poll, Ned Lamont and former U.S. ambassador to Ireland Tom Foley lead in the earliest stages in the race for Connecticut's governorship. Lamont, most recognized by citizens for his role as David against Senator Joseph Lieberman 's Goliath in the 2006 general election, which led Lieberman farther away from the Democratic Party and into the arms of conservatives.

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  4. R U 4 txtng, drvng? House speaker addresses issue with NMHRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsOK.com

    Ongoing opposition to texting and driving will remain an uphill battle in the General Assembly, but Sen. David Pearce said his legislation is on the table for consideration in the Transportation Committee. A hearing on Pearce's bill last year drew comments from people, including lawmakers, who opposed what they considered a restriction on their freedom.

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  5. Bill linking restraining orders to gun ban is resurrectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTNH

    Despite strong support last year from the Democratic governor, advocates for domestic violence victims and former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords, a similar bill failed in the General Assembly amid questions about whether it was needed, in light of an existing law on the books. Karen Jarmoc, president and CEO of the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence, said she's optimistic the new legislation being offered by Malloy will pass this year because proponents have research to bolster their case.

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  6. Fresh produce program gains momentum in weight-loss fightRead the original story

    Sunday | American Medical Association

    Although small gains recently have been reported against the obesity epidemic among U.S. adults and children, obesity rates remain too high, experts say. More doctors are writing prescriptions for a proven weight-loss treatment with no negative side effects - fresh vegetables and fruits.

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  7. North Haven Army Veteran Considers State RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    Tired of seeing negativity from the Republican leadership about the state, a North Haven Army veteran is exploring candidacy for the General Assembly. Steve Gifford, a small business owner, combat veteran and a member of the North Haven Economic Development Commission, announced Thursday that he is mulling a run against State Rep. Dave Yaccarino in the 87th House district or against State Sen. Len Fasano .

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  8. Photo Courtesy: MGNonlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WWLP

    A mine manager says rescue teams have removed 3,500 tons of debris in their search for three people still tra MIDDLETOWN, Conn. - State Police in Connecticut are warning they will be on the lookout for impaired drivers before and after this weekend's Super Bowl.

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  9. Legislative panel to hold hearings on judge reappointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WWLP

    A mine manager says rescue teams have removed 3,500 tons of debris in their search for three people still tra HARTFORD, Conn. - A legislative committee will hold public hearings on whether to reappoint more than 30 state judges to additional eight-year terms.

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  10. No. 2 South Carolina looking to slow down UConn's StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Greenwich Citizen

    Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma watches action during the second half of Connecticut's 92-46 victory over East Carolina in an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. less Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma watches action during the second half of Connecticut's 92-46 victory over East Carolina in an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

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  11. Linda McMahon says self awareness influenced new venture for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Darien News-Review

    Connecticut businesswoman and executive Linda McMahon poses at her office in Stamford, Conn. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016.

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  12. No. 2 South Carolina looking to slow down ...Feb 7, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma watches action during the second half of Connecticut's 92-46 victory over East Carolina in an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. The Associated Press Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma watches action during the second half of Connecticut's 92-46 victory over East Carolina in an NCAA college basketball game in Storrs, Conn., on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

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  13. Housing, jobs in high-tax Connecticut could take hit in wake of GE moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fox News

    General Electric's big move to Boston this summer could mean much more than leaving an empty corporate campus behind. Residents and small business owners in the tony town of Fairfield, Conn.

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  14. Aircraft pilot, passenger in deadly Pinal crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Arizona Republic

    Both victims in Friday's fatal, fiery crash of a World War II-era plane in Pinal County were identified by officials Saturday. Aircraft pilot, passenger in deadly Pinal crash identified Both victims in Friday's fatal, fiery crash of a World War II-era plane in Pinal County were identified by officials Saturday.

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  15. Former Sikorsky president killed in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Darien News-Review

    Jeffrey Pino, who as president of Sikorsky Aircraft oversaw development of a high-speed prototype for the company's S-97 Raider aircraft, died February 5, 2016 in the crash of a World War II-era airplane. less Jeffrey Pino, who as president of Sikorsky Aircraft oversaw development of a high-speed prototype for the company's S-97 Raider aircraft, died February 5, 2016 in the crash of a World War II-era airplane.

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  16. Vernon to Receive State Road Maintenance FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Patch.com

    Vernon is among the towns and cities in Connecticut that will receive Town Aid Road funding, according to an announcement Monday from Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. The funding is the second of two $30 million installments of Town Aid Road funding for local municipalities in the 2016 fiscal year, according to Malloy.

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  17. Former Capitol cop accused of stealing state paintingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  18. Malloy bill linking restraining orders to gun ban is resurrectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Day

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is reviving legislation that would bar people under a temporary restraining order from possessing firearms. Despite strong support last year from the Democratic governor, advocates for domestic violence victims and former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords, a similar bill failed in the General Assembly amid questions about whether it was needed, in light of an existing law on the books.

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  19. Mild-mannered UConn point guard creates alter ego for courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Connecticut guard Moriah Jefferson goes to the basket against Tulane guard Courtnie Latham during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. less Connecticut guard Moriah Jefferson goes to the basket against Tulane guard Courtnie Latham during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016.

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  20. UConna s next great rival? Maybe South Carolina, if the Gamecocks can topple No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Post and Courier

    They have no equal, not with 10 national titles, not with previous winning streaks of 70 and 90 games, not with 197 weeks ranked at No. 1. But the juggernaut Connecticut women's basketball program has certainly had rivals, opponents that for a little while didn't blink when they looked the Huskies in the eye.

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