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Trump Should Return Money to 9/11 Recovery Fund, NY Congressman Says

Trump Should Return Money to 9/11 Recovery Fund, NY Congressman Says

Donald Trump is "a small man" for accepting $150,000 from a federal fund for small businesses hurt by the Sept. 11 attacks and should return the money or donate it to charity, a New York Democratic congressman...

40 minutes ago

Trump Won't Debate Second-Place Sanders After All

Trump Won't Debate Second-Place Sanders After All

Donald Trump will not be debating Bernie Sanders after all, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee announced Friday, but he was nothing but complimentary to the senator from Vermont at a rally in...

6 hours ago

Woman Dies From Fire Ant Attack 1 Day After Mother's Death

Woman Dies From Fire Ant Attack 1 Day After Mother's Death

An Alabama woman standing atop a hay bale was attacked by fire ants and died of an apparent allergic reaction the day after her mother died, authorities and a relative said Friday.

6 hours ago

Here's Why Doctors Are So Worried About the Superbug

Here's Why Doctors Are So Worried About the Superbug

The superbug gene found for the first time in the United States has health officials very worried, NBC News reported. The gene, called mcr-1, was found in a woman from Pennsylvania who had a bad infection last...

5 hours ago

Ansonia High School Bus Hit by Air Gun Pellets: Police

Ansonia High School Bus Hit by Air Gun Pellets: Police

An Ansonia High School bus was hit by what appears to be a pellet gun on Friday afternoon, police said.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 03:50 PM EDT

Fact Check: Clinton Misstates Key Facts in Email Episode

Fact Check: Clinton Misstates Key Facts in Email Episode

Over the months, Hillary Clinton misstated key facts about her use of private email and her own server for her work as secretary of state, the department's inspector general reported this week. According to the...

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 03:40 PM EDT

State Provides CT Zika Statistics Online

State Provides CT Zika Statistics Online

Seven people in Connecticut have contracted the Zika virus and the state Department of Health has put is sharing information with the public online to provide local statistics and other information about...

5 hours ago

World's Largest Hedge Fund Gets $22 Million Loan From Connecticut

World's Largest Hedge Fund Gets $22 Million Loan From Connecticut

A commission approved a $22 million loan and grant package on Friday to help the world's largest hedge fund upgrade and expand its offices despite questions about whether the deal makes financial sense for...

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 03:22 PM EDT

Elderly Man in Wheelchair Hit By Car in Stonington Dies

Elderly Man in Wheelchair Hit By Car in Stonington Dies

An elderly man is in serious condition after a car hit his motorized wheelchair on Route 1 in the Pawcatuck area of Stonington on Wednesday morning, causing the wheels and seat to break apart.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 03:02 PM EDT

Health Experts Urge WHO to Consider Moving Rio Olympics

Health Experts Urge WHO to Consider Moving Rio Olympics

Health experts on Friday urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the Zika outbreak. The 150 experts — including a former...

NBC Connecticut Joins With Red Cross for Blood Drive
NBC Connecticut is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on June 23. Read more
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