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Monday, Dec 2, 2019 at 06:12 AM EST

Democrat Steve Bullock Ends Struggling Presidential Campaign

Democrat Steve Bullock Ends Struggling Presidential Campaign

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock announced Monday that he's ending his Democratic presidential campaign, saying it's become clear that he won't have a shot at being his party's nominee. The two-term governor and...

Monday, Dec 2, 2019 at 05:40 AM EST

China to Suspend US Navy Visits to Hong Kong Over New Law

China to Suspend US Navy Visits to Hong Kong Over New Law

China said Monday it will suspend U.S. Navy visits to Hong Kong and sanction several American pro-democracy organizations in retaliation for the signing into law of legislation supporting human rights in the...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 07:18 PM EST

Buttigieg Turns to Black Pastor to Discuss Racism, Poverty

Buttigieg Turns to Black Pastor to Discuss Racism, Poverty

As he labors to win over black voters whose support is vital to his Democratic presidential bid, Pete Buttigieg found a receptive host on Sunday in a civil rights activist who has sought to continue the Rev....

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 06:28 PM EST

Joe Sestak Drops Out of Democratic Presidential Campaign

Joe Sestak Drops Out of Democratic Presidential Campaign

Joe Sestak ended his long-shot campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination Sunday, telling supporters that he couldn't raise money because he was unable to break through in the media. Sestak, a...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 05:04 PM EST

London Extremist Attack Takes Center Stage in UK Campaign

London Extremist Attack Takes Center Stage in UK Campaign

Britain's political leaders sparred Sunday over who is responsible for the early release of a convicted extremist who launched a stabbing attack in central London that left two dead and injured three. After...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 04:57 PM EST

'I Know Joe's Heart': Why Black Voters Are Backing Joe Biden

'I Know Joe's Heart': Why Black Voters Are Backing Joe Biden

After Kamala Harris challenged Joe Biden's past opposition to school busing in a nationally televised Democratic presidential debate, the former vice president who prides himself on strong relationships in...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 03:58 PM EST

The New 'Three Amigos' Riding Into Trump Impeachment Inquiry

The New 'Three Amigos' Riding Into Trump Impeachment Inquiry

The "three amigos" used to stand for one thing in Washington — the pack of globe-trotting senators led by John McCain who brought American idealism to the world's trouble spots. Now it refers to another...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 03:20 PM EST

Face the Facts: Meet the New Kid Governor

Face the Facts: Meet the New Kid Governor

Making decisions that help the people of Connecticut live better lives can be difficult, especially when you are the governor. Today, two Kid Governors are on Face the Facts. The 2019 Kid Governor Ella Briggs is...

Monday, Dec 2, 2019 at 09:16 AM EST

White House Says It Won't Participate in Impeachment Hearing

White House Says It Won't Participate in Impeachment Hearing

The House impeachment inquiry enters a pivotal stage this week, with investigators planning a vote Tuesday to approve their report making the case for President Donald Trump's removal from office as he...

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 at 01:17 PM EST

Bill Allowing Pharmacists to Give Kids the Flu Shot at Risk

Bill Allowing Pharmacists to Give Kids the Flu Shot at Risk

A proposal to allow pharmacists to administer flu shots to children appears at risk, possibly overshadowed by debate over ending the religious vaccine exemption.

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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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