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State Offices To Close At 12:30 Wednesday

Most State if Connecticut offices will close at 12:30 Wednesday and non-essential state employees will be dismissed as the state prepares for the winter storm.

3 hours ago

CLAYTON, MO - NOVEMBER 24: A worker moves barricades outside of the Buzz Westfall Justice Center on November 24, 2014 in Clayton, Missouri. A St. Louis County grand jury has reached a decision on whether or not to charge Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown that sparked riots in Ferguson, Missouri last August. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

The Latest From Ferguson, Missouri

Despite calls for calm from the White House, St. Louis-area community leaders and the family of Michael Brown, there have been gunshots and vandalism in a section of Ferguson, Missouri.

24 hours ago

Federal prosecutors alleged Stephen DeCrescenzo stole $106,000 from customer accounts at the JPMorgan Chase Bank in New Canaan between 2008 and 2011. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

West Haven Councilman Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

Federal prosecutors alleged Stephen DeCrescenzo stole $106,000 from customer accounts at the JPMorgan Chase Bank in New Canaan between 2008 and 2011.

11/24/2014

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Calls To Crack Down On Thanksgiving Store Openings

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State lawmakers, labor and civic officials are denouncing several large stores for opening for business on Thanksgiving. They’re gathering support for a bill that calls for retailers to offer employees two-and-a-half […]

11/24/2014

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State Tax System Under Scrutiny

A panel of accountants, former state legislators and experts in tax law, economics and finances has taken on the daunting task of reviewing Connecticut’s tax structure to come up with ways to modernize the system with an eye toward making it more fair, equitable and stable.

11/23/2014

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