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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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With ‘First Five’ Help, ESPN Opens New Digital Center

Sports broadcaster ESPN is opening its new digital broadcast center on its Bristol campus.

05/19/2014

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New Metro-North Rail Schedule Riles Some Commuters

A schedule overhaul by Metro-North Railroad intended to improve reliability on the Waterbury branch line has increased commuting time for some commuters.

05/15/2014

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Casino Slot Revenue Continues Tumble In April

Connecticut’s two Indian-run casinos say slot machine revenue fell in April, continuing a long-running tumble.

05/15/2014

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Magazine: Slight Improvement In Connecticut Business Climate

(Greenwich, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Connecticut ranks 44th out of 50 states when it comes to the best and worst for business in the country. That’s one notch up from where the state ranked in 2013 […]

05/14/2014

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Malloy Makes Pitch To Insurers

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is telling representatives of the insurance industry they have “a partner” in Connecticut.

05/13/2014

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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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