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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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Bus Driver Accused of Sexually Assaulting 11-Year-Old Girl
Bus Driver Accused of Sexually Assaulting 11-Year-Old Girl

The driver for a bus company is accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl on the bus.

Man Shot, Killed in Hartford Apartment
Man Shot, Killed in Hartford Apartment

An extensive Hartford police investigation underway at the Carriage Place West apartments at 390 Farmington Avenue.

Rise of Car Crashes in States Where Marijuana is Legal
Rise of Car Crashes in States Where Marijuana is Legal

There has been a rise of car crashes in places where recreational marijuana is legalized, a new report claims.

NBC CT/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin' Donuts Park
NBC CT/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin' Donuts Park

People got a start the summer on a lifesaving note by donating blood at the NBC Connecticut Blood Drive on Thursday, June 22 at Dunkin’ Donuts Park, home of the Yard Goats!

Gunman Acted Alone in Shooting of Congressman: FBI
Gunman Acted Alone in Shooting of Congressman: FBI

A gunman acted alone when he shot and wounded a top House Republican and four other people on a northern Virginia baseball field, the FBI said Wednesday. James T. Hodgkinson did not have any ties to terrorism,...

Jordan Spieth Shoots 63 to Take Lead in Travelers Debut
Jordan Spieth Shoots 63 to Take Lead in Travelers Debut

Jordan Spieth hit a wedge to 4 feet for birdie on the final hole for a 7-under 63 and a one-stroke lead Thursday in the Travelers Championship.