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Att’y General, Consumer Counsel Want Meeting On AT&T-Frontier Transition

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut officials have asked state regulators to set a meeting for consumers to confront Frontier Communications about problems with the transition from AT&T Internet, cable and phone service. Frontier took over […]

11/14/2014

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GM Says It Has Reached Out To Connecticut Family

General Motors says it now has contacted the families of the original 13 people whose deaths GM linked to faulty small-car ignition switches to tell them about its compensation program.

11/13/2014

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Confusion, Complacency Blamed For Severity Of Sub Fire

Navy investigators say complacency and confusion contributed to the severity of the fire aboard the submarine USS Miami in 2012.

11/13/2014

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State Threatens Fine Over New Haven Fire Data

State fire officials have ordered New Haven to submit required reports on fire information or face fines.

11/13/2014

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Hartford Council Approves Election Day Investigation

The Hartford City Council has voted to create a committee to investigate problems that forced several polling places to open late on Election Day and led to a judge’s order to extend voting hours.

11/13/2014

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Florida Man Pleads Not Guilty To Threatening Connecticut Officials

A 35-year-old Florida man has pleaded not guilty to charges he threatened public officials in Connecticut, including the governor and two federal judges.

11/12/2014

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Vets Air Complaints About Rocky Hill Facility

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) – Some veterans who live at the Connecticut Veterans’ Home in Rocky Hill are lodging complaints about the facility with state lawmakers, claiming they feel disrespected by staff. Several veterans told […]

11/12/2014

At least ten Veterans Day ceremonies were held at various locations in New Britain, including at Captain Brian Letendre U.S.M.C. Park. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Hearing Planned At Rocky Hill Veterans’ Home

A legislative committee is holding a public hearing at the Connecticut Veterans’ Home in Rocky Hill to learn more about conditions at the facility.

11/12/2014

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State, Federal Officials Aim To Assist Veteran Business Owners

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Getting businesses owned by veterans the access they need to programs and services was the subject of an announcement today in New Britain. Using a veteran-owned metal machine shop as […]

11/11/2014

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