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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

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Crews Search for Missing Kayaker on Thames River

Crews Search for Missing Kayaker on Thames River

Emergency crews are searching for a Montville man who has been reported missing after going kayaking on the Thames River in the Montvlle and Ledyard area yesterday.

Connecticut Lawmakers to Consider Electoral College Changes

Connecticut Lawmakers to Consider Electoral College Changes

How Connecticut divvies up its Electoral College votes will be the subject of a legislative public hearing.

Old Lyme Pens Letter Asking Government to Abandon Rail Plan

Old Lyme Pens Letter Asking Government to Abandon Rail Plan

Leaders of Old Lyme want the federal government to give up on building a new high-speed rail line through their town.

Trump's First Month Packed With Tweets, Turmoil: Analysis

Trump's First Month Packed With Tweets, Turmoil: Analysis

Four weeks in, the man who says he inherited "a mess" at home and abroad is presiding over a White House that is widely described as itself being a mess. At a stunning pace, President Donald Trump has riled world leaders and frustrated allies. He was dealt a bruising legal blow on one of his signature policies. He lost his national security adviser and his pick for labour secretary to scandal. He's seen forces within his government push back against his policies and leak confidential information. All of this has played out amid a steady drip of revelations about an FBI investigation into his campaign's contacts with Russian intelligence officials. But Trump says his administration is running like a "fine-tuned machine."

Drought Conditions Persist Despite Several Winter Storms

Drought Conditions Persist Despite Several Winter Storms

It's too soon to close the books on the drought that has plagued New England over the past year, but conditions are steadily improving.

Woman Dies in Norwalk House Fire

Woman Dies in Norwalk House Fire

A woman is dead after a house fire in Norwalk Sunday morning and fire officials said hoarding conditions in the home made it difficult for firefighters to reach her.