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Trump Eager for Big Meeting With Putin; Some Advisers Wary

Trump Eager for Big Meeting With Putin; Some Advisers Wary

President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing...

2 hours ago

Governor, State Employee Union Reach Tentative Agreement

Governor, State Employee Union Reach Tentative Agreement

The governor and the state employee unions have reached a tentative agreement that the governor’s office says will help “create significant, long-term structural reforms to pension and benefit costs, generating...

4 hours ago

Supreme Court: Grant Programs Can't Exclude Churches

Supreme Court: Grant Programs Can't Exclude Churches

The Supreme Court ruled Monday that churches have the same right as other charitable groups to seek state money for new playground surfaces and other non-religious needs. By a 7-2 vote, the justices sided with...

3 hours ago

Trump Travel Ban Reinstated in Part, Gets Supreme Court Date

Trump Travel Ban Reinstated in Part, Gets Supreme Court Date

The Supreme Court is letting a limited version of the Trump administration ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries to take effect, a partial victory for President Donald Trump in one of the biggest legal...

27 minutes ago

New Senate Health Bill Draft Released as Budget Score Looms

New Senate Health Bill Draft Released as Budget Score Looms

Senate Republicans issued modest revisions to their health care bill Monday, including on the penalty for consumers whose coverage lapses, as some in the party voiced some concern about the pace of the...

3 hours ago

Trump Accuses Obama of Collusion, Obstruction Over Russia

Trump Accuses Obama of Collusion, Obstruction Over Russia

President Donald Trump is accusing his predecessor, Barack Obama, of having "colluded or obstructed" in the election by not acting on Russia's meddling. The White House didn't immediately offer any elaboration...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 09:11 AM EDT

Trump Lashes Out at Warren, Calls Her an 'Overrated Voice'

Trump Lashes Out at Warren, Calls Her an 'Overrated Voice'

President Donald Trump lashed out at Sen. Elizabeth Warren over her criticism of his health care bill, calling her a "hopeless case'" and "highly overrated voice."

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 08:10 AM EDT

Analysis Indicates Partisan Gerrymandering Has Benefited GOP

Analysis Indicates Partisan Gerrymandering Has Benefited GOP

The 2016 presidential contest was awash with charges that the fix was in: Republican Donald Trump repeatedly claimed that the election was rigged against him, while Democrats have accused the Russians of...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 06:52 AM EDT

What Trump Has Promised on Health Care

What Trump Has Promised on Health Care

President Donald Trump is not known for plunging into the details of complex policy issues, and health care is no exception. Since his campaign days, Trump has addressed health care in broad, aspirational...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 02:52 PM EDT

6 Options for Supreme Court Deciding on Trump Travel Ban

6 Options for Supreme Court Deciding on Trump Travel Ban

The Supreme Court is expected to decide within days whether the Trump administration can enforce a ban on visitors to the U.S. from six mostly Muslim countries. The high-stakes legal fight has been going on...

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NBC CT/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin' Donuts Park
NBC CT/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin' Donuts Park
People got a start the summer on a lifesaving note by donating blood at the NBC Connecticut Blood Drive on Thursday, June 22 at Dunkin’ Donuts Park, home of the Yard Goats! Read more
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