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RI Lawmaker Opposes Expanding US Bombings In Iraq

Rhode Island U.S. Rep. David Cicilline says he is opposed to the United States expanding involvement in the conflict in Iraq

08/09/2014

American Flag (WTIC's Steve Saunders)

New Military Reserve Center To Open In Danbury

A new $35 million Armed Forces Reserve Center is opening in Danbury.

05/24/2014

Newly commissioned officers remove their epulettes during a graduation ceremony at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. (Getty Images)

Coast Guard Cadet Accused Of Improperly Touching Classmate

Cadet broke into classmates room and touched her leg, says government attorney.

04/02/2014

Senator Chris Murphy (Attila Kisbenedek/AFP/Getty Images)

Murphy Calls For Economic Sanctions Against Russia

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is calling for economic sanctions against Russia in response to its military presence in Crimea.

03/02/2014

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Hagel’s Plan To Trim Military Will Include More Base Closings

Nearly ten years after Connecticut coordinated support to fight proposed closure of the New London submarine base, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is proposing another round of base closings.

02/24/2014

242nd Engineer Detachment, Connecticut National Guard,  with Governor Malloy, Lt. Gov. Wyman

National Guard Engineers Bound For Afghanistan

An engineering unit is the first Connecticut National Guard unit to deploy in 2014.

02/06/2014

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Military Absentee Ballot Voting Improving

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says absentee ballot voting by military members stationed overseas improved dramatically in Connecticut between 2010 and 2012. Merrill says 94 percent of absentee ballots requested […]

01/13/2014

Denise Merrill (Courtesy Office of the Secretary of the State)

Merrill Urges New Way For Military To Vote

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is recommending that Connecticut lawmakers consider a system that would allow out-of-state military personnel to download and print out a version of their city or […]

01/11/2014

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UTC Quarterly Profits Up, Company Warns Weak Military Market Will Hurt 2013 Numbers

United Technologies Corp. says third-quarter profit edged up 1 percent on a slight increase in revenue, but warned that a weak military aerospace market will cut into 2013 revenue.

10/22/2013

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Calling Hours, Funeral Set For Connecticut Serviceman

Public calling hours and a funeral service for a Connecticut airman killed in Afghanistan will be held this week at Western Connecticut State University.

09/11/2013

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