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A guide to understanding breast cancer prevention and resources for women

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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New State Law Aims to Fight Epidemic of Opioid Overdoses

New State Law Aims to Fight Epidemic of Opioid Overdoses

A new Connecticut law effective Friday prohibits doctors from prescribing opioid pain medications for more than a week.

Silver Alert Issued for Missing Elderly Couple in Meriden

Silver Alert Issued for Missing Elderly Couple in Meriden

A Silver Alert has been issued for an elderly couple from Meriden, police said.

Police Arrest Driver in Stolen Car Who Dragged Manchester Sergeant

Police Arrest Driver in Stolen Car Who Dragged Manchester Sergeant

A man in a stolen car dragged a Manchester police sergeant earlier on Friday morning has been arrested, police said.

DEEP Bans Alcohol at Burr Pond State Park in Torrington

DEEP Bans Alcohol at Burr Pond State Park in Torrington

Connecticut's DEEP has banned the possession and consumption of alcohol at Burr Pond State Park in Torrington, the department announced.

Attackers Killed as Standoff Ends in Bangladesh: Police

Attackers Killed as Standoff Ends in Bangladesh: Police

Bangladeshi security forces on Saturday stormed a restaurant where gunmen took what was feared to be dozens of hostages the night before. Police said all the attackers were killed in the raid, NBC News...

Youth Minister Allegedly Had Sexual Relations With Juvenile

Youth Minister Allegedly Had Sexual Relations With Juvenile

A Hamden man who volunteers as a youth minister for a local church is being accused of having sexual relations with a minor, police said.