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Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010

Candidate Uses Calhoun Confrontation in Campaign Ad

Candidate Uses Calhoun Confrontation in Campaign Ad

In 2009, Ken Krayeske got into a public clash with UConn basketball coach Jim Calhoun about the coach’s $1.6 million salary. Now, Krayeske is running as a Green Party candidate for Congress and he’s...

Thursday, Oct 14, 2010

Casting McMahon from Rich to Regular

Casting McMahon from Rich to Regular

Wearing a business suit and a friendly smile, political newcomer Linda McMahon easily sells herself as an entrepreneur who can relate to store owners in a Hispanic business district -- thanks, in part, to...

Thursday, Oct 14, 2010

Candidates Throw Barbs in 3rd U.S. Senate Debate

Candidates Throw Barbs in 3rd U.S. Senate Debate

The candidates squared off again Tuesday night in New London

Thursday, Oct 14, 2010

Democrat Supporting McMahon Targeted

Democrat Supporting McMahon Targeted

It’s the season of egg throwing with Halloween right around the corner. At least that’s what New Haven Alderman Darnell Goldson thought when he saw his front door covered in egg yolks. That is until

Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010

Deadline to Register to Vote is Fast Approaching

Deadline to Register to Vote is Fast Approaching

Election Day may be three weeks a way, but the opportunity for many to have a say in the outcome is fast approaching.

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010

AG Candidates Spar Over Vision

AG Candidates Spar Over Vision

The next four years in the Connecticut attorney general's office will not be like the last 20, the major-party candidates for the position said Monday. The office's focus after Democrat Richard Blumenthal...

Thursday, Oct 14, 2010

Tonight’s the Night for Another Senate Smackdown

Tonight’s the Night for Another Senate Smackdown

The state Senate candidates are facing off in a third televised debate. The latest matchup between Republican former wrestling executive Linda McMahon and Democrat Attorney General Richard Blumenthal,...

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010

Candidates Debate the Issues This Week

Candidates Debate the Issues This Week

The candidates for Connecticut Attorney General will face off in their second debate tonight.

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2010

Incumbents DeLauro, Courney Have Big Leads: Poll

Incumbents DeLauro, Courney Have Big Leads: Poll

The races for U.S. Senate and governor could go either way, but a new poll says Democratic U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro and Joe Courtney have some breathing room. DeLauro has 58.1 percent to Republican...

Thursday, Oct 7, 2010

5th District Race

5th District Race

The race for the 5th district seat heats up

Top Stories
West Haven Beaches Reopening After Water Testing

West Haven Beaches Reopening After Water Testing

West Haven beaches are reopening after sewage and black algae appeared in the water on Wednesday.

Copperhead Snake Bites Simsbury Boy

Copperhead Snake Bites Simsbury Boy

A 14-year-old Simsbury boy is recovering after a venomous snake bit him on Wednesday night.

Autism Speaks Co-Founder, Former NBC CEO's Wife Dies

Autism Speaks Co-Founder, Former NBC CEO's Wife Dies

The co-founder of Autism Speaks and wife of a former NBC CEO, Suzanne Wright, died on Friday afternoon in her Fairfield, Connecticut home, the organization's website said.

Pet Adoption Won't Change Your Lifestyle

Pet Adoption Won't Change Your Lifestyle

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

Slain Soldier's Dad: GOP Must Take 'Moral Stand' on Trump

Slain Soldier's Dad: GOP Must Take 'Moral Stand' on Trump

One of the standout speeches at the Democratic National Convention came not from the slew of politicians or celebrities but from the parents of a Muslim-American war hero who shared a stirring reprimand for GOP...

Clinton, Trump Struggle for National Security Upper Hand

Clinton, Trump Struggle for National Security Upper Hand

Fresh off a spirited convention, Hillary Clinton told prospective voters Friday they face a "stark choice" in November and pressed ahead with the scalding rhetoric against her Republican rival that marked...