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Nov 21, 2013 Share
Don’t Be Fooled: How to Avoid Getting Scammed

Don’t Be Fooled: How to Avoid Getting Scammed

Scammers are more creative than ever, and can trick you into giving them thousands of dollars. The Troubleshooters want you to know what to look out for in case a scammer is targeting you. Read More

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Nov 20, 2013 Share
Natural Gas: What You Need to Know Before Signing Up

Natural Gas: What You Need to Know Before Signing Up

Since Gov. Malloy signed an energy bill to expand access to natural gas across Connecticut, there's been a big push for homeowners to tap the energy source. However, one homeowner found that trying to gain access to natural... Read More

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Nov 20, 2013 Share
Seclusion Rooms Used 23,000 Times in Connecticut Schools

Seclusion Rooms Used 23,000 Times in Connecticut Schools

The Troubleshooters reveal how Connecticut schools are using seclusion rooms tens of thousands of times in one school year, and why opponents say those numbers are alarming. Read More

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Nov 19, 2013 Share
Seclusion Rooms By School District

Seclusion Rooms By School District

The first comprehensive data on how often Connecticut children are physically restrained and/or placed in “scream,” or seclusion, rooms is publicly available. We’ve mapped the data for parents to discover how the rooms were... Read More

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Nov 19, 2013 Share
School Learns Lessons After

School Learns Lessons After "Scream Room" Investigation

More than a year after an investigation into the use of so-called "scream rooms" at Farm Hill School in Middletown, the superintendent says things have changed. Read More

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Nov 19, 2013 Share
MDC Water Woes

MDC Water Woes

A regional water company serving Greater Hartford reduces controversial surcharge, but some local leaders say that’s still not enough and more oversight of the utility is needed. Read More

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Nov 18, 2013 Share
States Reform Use of Student Seclusion

States Reform Use of Student Seclusion

On its face, the idea of forcing an emotionally unstable child alone into a small room is disturbing; no good teacher wants to do it. And yet it happens, thousands of times a year, all over the country. Read More

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Nov 14, 2013 Share
Investigation Complete into Bradley Airport Delays

Investigation Complete into Bradley Airport Delays

Hundreds of passengers were stranded on planes for hours during the October 2011 snow storm. But only one airline faces fines. Read More

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Nov 14, 2013 Share
Troubleshooters Exclusive: Finding O'Garro

Troubleshooters Exclusive: Finding O'Garro

The man at the center of a federal investigation in Hartford speaks for the first time to the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters' George Colli. Read More

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Nov 12, 2013 Share
iPhone Users Report Battery Issues After Upgrade

iPhone Users Report Battery Issues After Upgrade

Some iPhone users say they’ve been having Wi-Fi and battery problems since upgrading to iOS 7.0.3. We found an expert to suggest changes customers can make to preserve their battery life and keep costs down on their phone bill. Read More

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