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Weather Aside, Manchester Road Race Still A Go

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) – Manchester Road Race officials say a few inches of snow won’t stop their annual Thanksgiving Day run. More than 14,000 people have registered for the 78th annual, 4.7-mile race, including some […]

4 hours ago

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New Trial Sought In Murder-For-Hire Case

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut woman is seeking a new trial in a murder-for-hire case that landed her in prison for life and was depicted in books and TV shows. Former lawyer and Ledyard […]

4 hours ago

Corey Schmitt at a UConn gathering in 2010, sitting next to then-Senator Joe Lieberman. Photo from the UConn Today web site. http://today.uconn.edu/blog/2010/04/lieberman-discusses-dont-ask-dont-tell

Former UConn Trustee Avoids Prison On Larceny Rap

VERNON, Conn. (AP) – A Vernon man who faced up to seven years in prison on prescription drug fraud charges and accusations he moved $73,000 of federal aid into his and others’ accounts while working […]

7 hours ago

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Victim In Cheshire Pedestrian Fatal Identified

(Cheshire, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Cheshire police have released the name of the man killed in a pedestrian versus motor vehicle accident last Thursday. They say 67-year-old Ji Zheng Cai of Brooklyn, New York was attempting […]

11/24/2014

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Calls To Crack Down On Thanksgiving Store Openings

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State lawmakers, labor and civic officials are denouncing several large stores for opening for business on Thanksgiving. They’re gathering support for a bill that calls for retailers to offer employees two-and-a-half […]

11/24/2014

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