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Bill Would Require Concussion Information In Youth Sports

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it mandatory for youth coaches to provide athletes, parents, and guardians information on the risks and dangers of concussions. Among those advocating […]


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NYC Mayor’s Son To Attend Yale

The son of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will be attending Yale University this fall.


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“Promise Zone” Designation For North Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A portion of North Hartford has been designated a “promise zone”. Local, state, and federal officials were on hand today at the site of the M. Swift and Sons factory on […]


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Former House GOP Chief Of Staff Enters Plea

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The former chief of staff to the Connecticut House Republicans has pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud for taking more than $100,000 in payments from a political campaign direct […]


WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 27:  A close-up shot of the eleven-piece place settings of the Obama State China Service which is on display during a press preview of the state dinner for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and unveiling of the Obama State China Service April 27, 2015 at the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, DC. U.S. President Barack Obama will host Prime Minister Abe and his wife for an official visit to the White House tomorrow.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama White House China Unveiled

The White House on Monday unveiled the official state china service of President Barack Obama’s administration, an 11-piece setting trimmed in a hue of blue that was inspired by the waters of his native state of Hawaii.