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Friday, Sep 27, 2013 at 06:27 PM EDT

Helping Cancer Patients Navigate Changes in Life

Helping Cancer Patients Navigate Changes in Life

They take people past the initial shock of a diagnosis and carry them through things like financial and insurance hurdles.

Tuesday, Jan 11, 2011 at 02:48 PM EST

Test for Breast Cancer Gene Gives Women Treatment Options

Test for Breast Cancer Gene Gives Women Treatment Options

More women with a family history of breast cancer are taking early action to avoid the disease.

Thursday, Oct 28, 2010 at 04:30 PM EDT

Breast Cancer Awareness

Breast Cancer Awareness

An entire family is stricken with cancer.

Sunday, Oct 21, 2012 at 12:55 PM EDT

Thousands Take Steps to Find a Cure

Thousands Take Steps to Find a Cure

Thousands of people from across Connecticut participate in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.

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Search Warrant Served at Home of Mom Who Disappeared at Sea

Search Warrant Served at Home of Mom Who Disappeared at Sea

A search warrant has been executed at the home of a Middletown, Connecticut woman who is presumed dead after disappearing during a fishing trip with her son, a source close to the investigation said.

11 CT Farms Might Have Received E.coli Tainted Meat

11 CT Farms Might Have Received E.coli Tainted Meat

Eleven Connecticut farms received beef from a Massachusetts slaughter house at the center of a multistate E.coli outbreak.

Dad Was Drunk With His Young Children in Car: Police

Dad Was Drunk With His Young Children in Car: Police

Clinton police have arrested a dad who is accused of driving drunk with his two young children in the car and causing a head-on crash. Officers who responded to the scene also found what appeared to be an...

'Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres

'Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres

Former Israeli president Shimon Peres was remembered as a "great man" as scores of world leaders attended his funeral Friday, NBC News reported. President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton were...

Woman Who Drowned Newborn 10 Years Ago Released Today

Woman Who Drowned Newborn 10 Years Ago Released Today

A Danbury woman who drowned her newborn daughter in a toilet in 2006 will be released from prison today, eight years early, after the state's parole board commuted her sentence.

DOT Reducing Rest Area Times

DOT Reducing Rest Area Times

The state Department of Transportation is changing the hours at several rest areas across the state.