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Gun Importer Blames White House For Its Laying Off Dozens Of Workers

A Vermont gun importer is blaming the White House for its laying off of 41 workers because the government blocked its plan to bring nearly $30 million worth of antique, American-made military rifles home from South Korea.

06/08/2014

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Medical Marijuana Means Business For Greenhouse Maker

A greenhouse maker which is a subsidiary of a South Windsor firm is reporting a boost in sales as more states legalize the medical use of marijuana.

06/05/2014

NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (June 2, 2014) First Lady Michelle Obama reacts as Michael Macomber, an employee of General Dynamics Electric Boat, welds her initials on a metal plate with Electric Boat President Jeffrey Geiger watching during the keel laying ceremony for Pre-Commissioning Unit Illinois (SSN 786). Illinois is the Navy's 13th Virginia-class attack submarine and is contracted for completion by 2016. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class (SW/EXW) Jason J. Perry/Released)

First Lady Helps Commemorate Keel-Laying Of USS Illinois

The keel of the nation’s 13th Virginia-class attack submarine has been laid in a ceremony featuring first lady Michelle Obama.

06/02/2014

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Slowing Job Growth Seen In Conn. This Year And ’15

State economists say job growth will slow in Connecticut this year and in 2015.

06/02/2014

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Hartford HealthCare Announces Job Cuts

Hartford HealthCare, a statewide health system that includes Hartford Hospital, and the Hospital of Central Connecticut is announcing job cuts.

06/02/2014

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Some Connecticut Manufacturers To Hire, But Needing Qualified Workers

A Connecticut Business and Industry Association survey finds that about 22 percent of manufacturers in the state plan to increase their workforce more than 5-percent next year.

05/30/2014

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Foreign Bank’s Job Cuts Could Hit Connecticut

Royal Bank of Scotland is shedding hundreds of jobs in the United States

05/28/2014

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Pfizer Pulls Plug On Push To Buy AstraZeneca

Pfizer said Monday that it does not intend to make a takeover offer for British drugmaker AstraZeneca, pulling the plug for now on what would have been the largest deal in the industry’s history.

05/26/2014

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Connecticut, Starwood Hotels OK State Aid Deal

Starwood Hotels and Resorts will spend $30 million to expand its headquarters in Stamford, helped by a state loan of up to $5 million and $20 million in state tax credits.

05/22/2014

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Hedge Fund Execs Plead Guilty To Conspiracy

Federal prosecutors in Connecticut say three former hedge fund executives have pleaded guilty to conspiracy stemming from a scheme to deceive investors in order to keep a big customer.

05/22/2014

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A pile of wreckage, surrounded by exterior brick walls was left behind after a fire at Bevin Brothers in East Hampton. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

East Hampton Bell Fire Aftermath

Fire destroyed the nineteenth century Bevin Brothers bell manufacturing plant in East Hampton.

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