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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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Former Wethersfield Ambulance Chief Accused of Stealing from Volunteer Ambulance Association
Former Wethersfield Ambulance Chief Accused of Stealing from Volunteer Ambulance Association

The former chief of the Wethersfield Volunteer Ambulance Association (WVAA) is accused of using the association’s credit and debit cards to make purchases for his own benefit and has been arrested.

Mom of Dead Baby Found in Reservoir Comes Forward to Police
Mom of Dead Baby Found in Reservoir Comes Forward to Police

The mother of a baby found dead at a reservoir in Harwinton Tuesday has come forward, Connecticut State Police said.

SRO Suspended Amid Inappropriate Conduct Allegations
SRO Suspended Amid Inappropriate Conduct Allegations

A New Haven school resource officer has been suspended and reassigned after he was accused of making inappropriate comments to a student and inviting her to his house for a full-body massage, according to paperwork on the internal affairs case.

Obamacare Repeal Vote Put Off in Stinging Setback for Trump
Obamacare Repeal Vote Put Off in Stinging Setback for Trump

After seven years of fervent promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare," President Donald Trump and GOP congressional leaders buckled at a moment of truth Thursday, putting off a planned showdown vote in a stinging setback for the young administration. The White House insisted the House vote would still happen — Friday morning instead — but with opposition flowing from both strongly conservative and moderate-leaning GOP lawmakers, that was far from assured.

Mohegan Sun Breaks Ground on Exposition Center
Mohegan Sun Breaks Ground on Exposition Center

As Mohegan Sun breaks ground on its new exposition and convention center, staff is also planning to build up Connecticut's job force.