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More Insurers To Offer Health Law Plans Next Year

The Obama administration says consumers in most states will have more insurance options next year under the president’s health care law. The Health and Human Services department on Tuesday reported a net increase of 63 insurers joining the market in 44 states.

09/24/2014

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Under-The-Radar National Parks

Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.

04/29/2014

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Minn. College Student From Westport, Top Frisbee Player, Dies In Crash

Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, one from Connecticut, who were members of one of the nation’s top Ultimate Frisbee teams.

03/01/2014

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Minn. Native Takes Command Of Groton-Based Sub

A Minnesota native has taken command of a Connecticut-based submarine named for his home state.

02/21/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 13: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets reacts as Justin Morneau #33 of the Minnesota Twins rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the seventh inning of the game on April 13, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Harvey No-Hits Twins Into 7th As Mets Win 4-2

Harvey didn’t allow a hit until Morneau sent a slider clanking high off the pole with two outs in the seventh inning, and the young pitched led the New York Mets over the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Saturday on another chilly day at Target Field.

04/14/2013

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Two Men From Out-Of-State Arrested On Drug Charges

The Troop D Quality of Life Task Force, along with help from a member of the Brooklyn Resident Troopers Office, stopped a rental car with North Carolina license plates off Route 12 in Killingly just before 6:30pm on Saturday. After the operator of the vehicle consented to a search, investigators found about 22lbs. of synthetic marijuana that was packaged in 1,300 bags for bulk sale. Authorities believe the substance has an estimated street value of $20,000. Cash totaling $3,000 was also found in the vehicle.

03/31/2013

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Quinnipiac Tops National Hockey Ranking

Quinnipiac University, which is playing just its 15th season of Division I hockey, has become the top-ranked team in the nation.

02/11/2013

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