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President Barack Obama receives a jersey from Diana Taurasi of the WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury during an event in the East Room at the White House on August 26, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Obama was honoring the team for their victory in the 2014 WNBA Finals. (Photo by Olivier Douliery/Getty Images)

President Honors Mercury, Former UConn Star Diana Taurasi

President Barack Obama is honoring the 2014 WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury for not only being outstanding players, but role models to girls.

08/26/2015

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$5,000 Reward Offered In Fairfield Case Of Dead Skunks

A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for two dead skunks found with a political sign in Fairfield, Connecticut.

03/11/2015

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Dead Skunks Found With ‘Obama Stinks’ Sign

Police in Fairfield, Connecticut, are investigating the discovery of two dead skunks with a sign reading “Obama Stinks.”

03/10/2015

BRIDGEPORT, CT - NOVEMBER 02: Hecklers on immigration policy interrupt U.S. President Barack Obama as he speaks in support of of Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy on November 2, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. On the weekend before Election Day the president is trying to energize the Democratic base to get out and vote. Polls show a tight race in many states with most analysts predicting that the Republicans are on track to make gains and possibly control the U.S. Senate. Malloy is currently in a dead heat with Republican Tom Foley. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Connecticut Student Meets Obama To Back Immigration Stance

Three months after Maria Praeli heckled President Barack Obama in Bridgeport over immigration issues, the Quinnipiac University student met the president in the Oval Office to discuss immigration.

02/05/2015

Governor Dannel Malloy at a ribbon cutting ceremony at Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Malloy Can’t Attend Meeting With Obama, Biden Due To Weather

Winter weather is forcing Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to cancel his plans to attend a meeting with the president and vice president in Washington, D.C.

01/06/2015

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Late Obama Push For Dems In Conn. Gov Race

President Barack Obama is making a final election-season push to help Democrats in Connecticut and Pennsylvania governors’ races.

11/02/2014

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Obama To Attend Bridgeport Rally For Malloy

President Barack Obama will participate in a campaign rally for Connecticut Gov. DannelMalloy, who is in a close re-election race in a state that Obama won handily in 2012.

10/09/2014

UConn Women, President Obama (Photo credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

UConn Men, Women Visiting White House

President Barack Obama is welcoming the NCAA Champion UConn Huskies Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams to the White House this afternoon.

06/09/2014

The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball

03/21/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 24: Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy (C) speaks while flanked by Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, (L), Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (D-LA) (2ndL), and other members of the National Governors Association, after a meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House February 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. The governors are in DC for their winter meeting. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Governors Erupt In Partisan Dispute At White House

Governors have broken into a partisan on-camera feud at the White House after meeting with President Barack Obama.

02/24/2014

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