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Driver Charged In Fatal Pedestrian Accident

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police are charging a Manchester man in a fatal pedestrian versus vehicle accident from this summer. The accident occurred July 2 when police say 66-year-old Robert Maly struck 58-year-old Kathleen […]

11/10/2014

A typo on a local Connecticut election ballot has helped James J. Butler be elected to office when it was his father, James R. Butler, who was the candidate. (credit: Getty Images)

Election Day Snafus May Lead To Legislative Action

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Election Day problems four years after snarls in Bridgeport may prompt the Connecticut legislature to change election law. Early Tuesday morning voters in Hartford were told at several polling stations that […]

11/08/2014

Gary Rose

SHU Professor Offers Take On Mid Term Elections

WTIC’s John Silva spoke with Sacred Heart University Government and Politics Professor Gary Rose for his take on Election 2014.

11/06/2014

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Massachusetts Officials Approve Casino Licenses

BOSTON (AP) – State gambling regulators have unanimously voted to finalize casino licenses for MGM for its $800 million Springfield casino and Wynn for its $1.6 billion Everett resort. The gambling giants were granted operating […]

11/06/2014

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Narcan Saves Fairfield OD Victim

(Fairfield, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Fairfield is the latest town to report the use of a drug to aid in an overdose incident. Fire department officials say on Monday, they received the call to a home […]

11/06/2014

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Report: Casino Revenue Up

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A recent report says revenue at casinos in the United States jumped 4.5 percent in 2012, more than double the increase in 2011 as economic growth picked up speed and casino […]

11/06/2014

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra (Courtesy CT-N)

Hartford Mayor, Council Want Voting Snafu Answers

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Hartford, where voting issues delayed and, in some cases prevented residents from casting ballots, there’s now word of an investigation. Mayor Pedro Segarra and City Council President Shawn Wooden are […]

11/05/2014

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State Treasurer Nappier Declares Victory

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Democratic state treasurer Denise Nappier is announcing her reelection to a fifth term. Nappier released a statement this afternoon calling Tuesday’s election “hard fought” and called her victory over GOP challenger […]

11/05/2014

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

Foley Concedes Election To Malloy

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Republican Tom Foley says that he has lost the race for Connecticut governor to incumbent Dannel P. Malloy. Foley said Wednesday in a note to supporters that they came close but […]

11/05/2014

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