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Mar 17, 2014 Share
Fight Over Patent Trolls Heating Up

Fight Over Patent Trolls Heating Up

In an NBC CT Troubleshooters update, Congress looking to stop companies from doing what one small business owner calls “extortion”. Meanwhile, a company many would consider a so-called “patent troll” comments for the first time to... Read More

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Mar 14, 2014 Share
Water Rates Discussed at MDC Hearing

Water Rates Discussed at MDC Hearing

Len Besthoff takes a look at water rates at the MDC.

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Mar 12, 2014 Share
Company Turns Flight Delays into Cash for Passengers

Company Turns Flight Delays into Cash for Passengers

A Silicon Valley start-up, Air Help, is working to simplify the process to claim compensation from airlines if a delay, cancellation or involuntary bumping meet certain requirements. Read More

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Mar 6, 2014 Share
Prescription Drug Abuse Can Lead to Rise in Heroin Addiction

Prescription Drug Abuse Can Lead to Rise in Heroin Addiction

The Troubleshooters take a closer look at the growing heroin epidemic in Connecticut. Read More

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Mar 4, 2014 Share
Man Contracts Life-Threating Infection From Pedicure

Man Contracts Life-Threating Infection From Pedicure

A relaxing day at the nail salon turned into a nightmare for one D.C. man, who doctors believe contracted a life-threatening infection during a pedicure. Read More

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Mar 4, 2014 Share
Internet Sweepstakes Could Cost State Hundreds of Millions

Internet Sweepstakes Could Cost State Hundreds of Millions

A casino official told legislators that failure to act on an Internet sweepstakes ban could violate the slot revenue agreement with the two tribal casinos in Connecticut. Read More

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Feb 27, 2014 Share
EBT Cash Withdrawals Limited for Some Households

EBT Cash Withdrawals Limited for Some Households

A new provision limits the cash withdrawals that some EBT card holders can make from liquor stores, strips clubs or casinos in Connecticut.

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Feb 27, 2014 Share
EBT Cash Withdrawals Limited for Some Households

EBT Cash Withdrawals Limited for Some Households

Some Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card holders in Connecticut are no longer allowed to withdraw money from liquor stores, strip clubs, or casinos. Read More

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Feb 25, 2014 Share
Miriam Carey: No Answers, Just More Questions

Miriam Carey: No Answers, Just More Questions

The family of a Stamford woman shot and killed following a police chase at the U.S. Capitol last fall has filed a $75 million claim against the federal government. Relatives say they want answers about the death of their... Read More

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Feb 26, 2014 Share
Mix of Heroin and Fentanyl Blamed for Overdose Deaths

Mix of Heroin and Fentanyl Blamed for Overdose Deaths

A potentially lethal mix of heroin and the synthetic narcotic fentanyl has been found in Connecticut and is being blamed in several overdose deaths, including that of a 14-year-old in East Windsor. Read More

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