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Hartford residents turn out Sept. 17 for a city council public hearing to discuss the proposed $350 million development for Downtown North in Hartford. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Big Turnout For Hearing On Stadium Proposal

Hartford residents packed two rooms and dozens stood at microphones at the Parker Memorial Community Center Wednesday night to once again, express their views on a $350 million proposal that includes a minor league baseball stadium for the Rock Cats in the Downtown North section of the city.

09/18/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy at Gubernatorial Election Forum on Transportation (Courtesy CT-N)

Malloy Heading To California For Fundraising

Representatives for Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy say he’s traveling to California for political fundraising, but are not providing any details of the trip.

09/17/2014

Tom Foley (Tom Woike/Pool/Getty Images) Governor Dannel Malloy (Christopher Capoozziello/Getty Images)

Malloy Releases Tax Returns, Foley Next Week

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is releasing summaries of his taxes and he’s asking his Republican challenger, Tom Foley, to do the same.

09/17/2014

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UConn’s Economic Impact On State Put At $3.4 Billion

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is rebuffing Republican Tom Foley’s criticism of a new report that highlights UConn’s $3,4 biollion economic impact on the state.

09/17/2014

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UConn Professor: Many Changes If Scotland Votes For Independence

(Storrs, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – It’s the final day of campaigning before a referendum on Scottish independence is held tomorrow. A break from the United Kingdom would mean a host of changes. Among them: the removal […]

09/17/2014

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Wynn Resorts Chosen Over Mohegan Sun For Boston-Area Casino

Wynn Resorts has bested Mohegan Sun for the lucrative Boston-area casino license, based largely on the strength of its $1.6 billion project’s economic development potential.

09/16/2014

Commissioner Linda Schwartz (Courtesy Department of Veterans Affairs)

Senate Confirms Schwartz For Federal Post

More than a year after she was nominated by President Obama to a post with the U-S Veterans Affairs Department, Connecticut Veterans Affairs Commissioner Linda Schwartz has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate.

09/16/2014

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“Jane Doe” Escapes Custody At Treatment Program

“Jane Doe,” the transgender teenager whose placement has been the subject of controversy involving treatment of troubled juveniles, has escaped custody.

09/16/2014

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Nature Of Rowland Work At Issue In Trial

John Rowland’s defense team today is trying to establish that the former governor did real consulting work at a nursing home company, and therefore was not illegally paid for secret work on a congressional campaign.

09/16/2014

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