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File photo of President Barack Obama.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama To Push Minimum Wage Wednesday At CCSU

President Obama will push a minimum wage increase when speaking at Central Connecticut State University Wednesday.

03/01/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

Katherine Hackett, Moodus(Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Connecticut Woman Chosen To Introduce President

A Connecticut woman with two sons in the U.S. military was chosen to introduce President Obama as he called on the House to join the Senate in extending unemployment compensation.

01/07/2014

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UConn Student Accused Of Threatening To Kill President

A UConn student has been charged with threatening to kill the president of the United States.

11/21/2013

Family of Miriam Carey (Michael Graae/Gety Images)

Documents Released On Stamford Woman Killed In DC Car Chase

By MICHAEL MELIA Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A woman who was shot to death after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol this month had been under delusions that government cameras kept her […]

10/25/2013

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Sister Of Woman Killed By Capitol Police Looking To Gain Custody Of Girl In Car

The sister of the woman who was shot and killed by Capitol Police following a car chase is looking to get custody of her sister’s 1-year-old daughter.

10/11/2013

New York, NY  - OCTOBER 4: Miriam Carey's sisters, Valarie, left, and Amy, Right, speak to the media outside a family home in Bedford-Stuyvesent, Brooklyn after arriving back from Washington DC to identify her body. Miriam Carey was killed by police officers yesterday outside the US Capitol Building after she attemted to ram the White House gates. October 4, 2013 in New York, NY.    (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Carey’s Sisters Question Police Actions In Deadly DC Chase

NEW YORK (AP) _ A sister of the Connecticut woman shot to death by police in Washington after trying to ram her car through a White House barrier says there were no indications that her […]

10/05/2013

A view of the scene with a U.S. Capitol Police car and a black Infinity after a shooting on Capitol Hill on Oct. 3, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: Woman Killed By Capitol Hill Police Fired From Job Over Argument Using Handicapped Parking Spot

A Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after a car chase that began when she tried to breach a barrier at the White House suffered from post-partum depression, her mother said.

10/04/2013

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Connecticut Woman Killed As Capitol Police Stop Car Trying to Breach Security Barriers

A woman driving a car with Connecticut plates led Secret Service and police on a harrowing car chase from the White House past the Capitol Thursday, attempting to penetrate the security barriers at both national landmarks before she was shot to death, police said. A 1-year-old girl with her survived.

10/03/2013

Gloria Estefan (Rick Kern/Getty Images)

White House Celebrates Latin Music

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE,  Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) _ Michelle Obama says the beats and melodies in Latin music are so irresistible that even President Barack Obama “will shake his groove thing” Monday night. Gloria Estefan, […]

09/16/2013

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