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Friday, Nov 22, 2019 at 03:14 PM EST

China Demands Trump Veto Bills on Hong Kong

China Demands Trump Veto Bills on Hong Kong

China on Thursday demanded President Donald Trump veto legislation aimed at supporting human rights in Hong Kong and renewed a threat to take "strong countermeasures" if the bills become law. Foreign Ministry...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 08:09 PM EST

Google Changes Rules on How Political Ads Target Audiences

Google Changes Rules on How Political Ads Target Audiences

Google is making it harder for political advertisers to target specific types of people. The company said that as of January, advertisers will only be able to target U.S. political ads based on broad categories...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 06:15 PM EST

Trump to Meet on Teen Vaping as Plans for Flavor Ban Fade

Trump to Meet on Teen Vaping as Plans for Flavor Ban Fade<br /><br />

President Donald Trump will meet with medical experts, health advocates and industry representatives on the problem of underage vaping later this week, White House officials said Wednesday. Electronic cigarette...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 06:11 PM EST

Connecticut's Congressional Delegation Reacts to Sondland's Impeachment Testimony

Connecticut's Congressional Delegation Reacts to Sondland's Impeachment Testimony

A top official giving greatly anticipated impeachment testimony against the Trump Administration spoke with the House Intelligence Committee for a large chunk of the day Wednesday and Connecticut leaders are...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 at 07:42 AM EST

A Look at Top Trump Officials Sondland Called 'in the Loop'

A Look at Top Trump Officials Sondland Called 'in the Loop'

Gordon Sondland, the Trump-appointed ambassador to the EU, said he kept high-level Trump administration officials "in the loop" about the president’s push for Ukraine to announce investigations into his...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 04:44 PM EST

Divided US House Committee Backs Pot Decriminalization

Divided US House Committee Backs Pot Decriminalization<br /><br />

A divided U.S. House committee approved a proposal Wednesday to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level, a vote that was alternately described as a momentous turning point in national cannabis...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 11:00 PM EST

Ukraine Asked About Aid on Day of Trump Call: Official

Ukraine Asked About Aid on Day of Trump Call: Official

In a blow to GOP defenses of President Donald Trump, a Defense Department official said Wednesday the Ukrainian government asked "what was going on" with U.S. military aid as early as July 25 — the very day that...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 11:24 PM EST

Recap: The 5th Democratic Presidential Debate

Recap: The 5th Democratic Presidential Debate

Ten candidates were on stage Wednesday night for the fifth Democratic presidential primary debate, co-hosted by MSNBC and the Washington Post from Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 12:53 PM EST

'I Don't Know Him Very Well': Trump Responds to Sondland Testimony

'I Don't Know Him Very Well': Trump Responds to Sondland Testimony

President Donald Trump responded to Ambassador Gordon Sondland's testimony during the second week of impeachment hearings, telling reporters he doesn't "know him very well," and claiming that Sondland...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 12:37 PM EST

Fact Check: Trump Tries to Distance Himself From Sondland

Fact Check: Trump Tries to Distance Himself From Sondland

President Donald Trump sought to defend against accusations that he pushed Ukraine's president for a political "favor" by making a dubious claim that he had little involvement with the U.S. ambassador testifying...

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2019 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks
2019 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks
NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to join forces with the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. This 5k walk raises funds for breast cancer research and... Read more
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