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Dannel Malloy (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Students Unhappy With Malloy School Aid Meeting

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A group of students brought to the U.S. illegally as children say they’re unsatisfied after meeting with Connecticut Gov. Dannel P .Malloy about obtaining institutional financial aid. Six students met privately […]


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Wethersfield Police Investigate Death of Woman

WETHERSFILD, Conn. (AP) _ Wethersfield police are investigating the death of an elderly woman whose body was found in a house last week. Police Chief James Cetran says it’s unclear how long the woman had […]

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Music Professor Accused Of Child Sex Abuse Retires With $69K Annual Pension Before Getting Fired

A University of Connecticut music professor who faced being fired amid allegations of misconduct with students and child sexual abuse has retired with a nearly $69,000 annual pension, UConn officials said Wednesday.


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Governor Says He’ll Sign Law Clarifying That Horses Are Not Inherently Vicious

A new Connecticut law clarifies that horses are not inherently vicious, refuting two court decisions involving a horse in Milford that bit a child.


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DPH Confirms Third Case Of Measles In State

The Department of Public Health is confirming a third case of measles in Connecticut.


Secretary Of The State Denise Merrill On Supreme Court Decision

“I am deeply disappointed by the United State’s Supreme Court’s decision released today in McCutcheon v. FEC.  Following in the wake of Citizen’s United and other cases, McCutcheon further erodes safeguards Congress has put in […]


ConnPIRG On The Supreme Court Decision

“In Citizens United the Supreme Court handed a giant megaphone to the wealthiest interests, and now with their ruling in McCutcheon, they’ve turned up the volume even higher,” said ConnPIRG Director Abe Scarr. “The last […]


Common Cause On Supreme Court Decision

“Today’s decision in McCutcheon v. FEC is Citizens United round two, further opening the floodgates for the nation’s wealthiest few to drown out the voices of the rest of us,” said Miles Rapoport, president of […]


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Congressman Larson On The Supreme Court Decision

“Today, the Supreme Court again moved to hand our elections to the wealthiest among us by allowing political donors the ability to offer the maximum contribution to an unlimited number of federal campaigns. “At a […]



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