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Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 12:45 PM EDT

Could Hard-Right Supreme Court Haunt GOP? History Says Maybe

Could Hard-Right Supreme Court Haunt GOP? History Says Maybe

Be careful what you wish for. That's the history lesson for Republicans eagerly anticipating Brett Kavanaugh's ascension to the Supreme Court, which could cement conservative control of the court for a...

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 06:13 AM EDT

Trump Admin. Wants to Limit Citizenship for Legal Immigrants

Trump Admin. Wants to Limit Citizenship for Legal Immigrants

The Trump administration is expected to issue a proposal in coming weeks that would make it harder for legal immigrants to become citizens or get green cards if they have ever used a range of popular public...

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 05:30 AM EDT

West Hollywood Passes Resolution Urging Removal of Trump's Star

West Hollywood Passes Resolution Urging Removal of Trump's Star

Politicians are calling for President Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to be removed after it was recently vandalized.

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 08:53 AM EDT

Manafort Trial: Cross-Exam Focuses on Protege's Own Crimes

Manafort Trial: Cross-Exam Focuses on Protege's Own Crimes

In a blistering back-and forth, Paul Manafort's lawyer suggested Tuesday that the star witness in the former Trump campaign chairman's financial fraud trial has told "so many lies" he can't remember all of...

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 03:30 PM EDT

Ohio Race Too Close to Call, But Trump Claims Victory

Ohio Race Too Close to Call, But Trump Claims Victory

Two high-stakes elections that tested President Donald Trump's clout and cost both parties millions of dollars were too close to call on Wednesday. Trump claimed victory in one nevertheless and proclaimed...

Tuesday, Aug 7, 2018 at 03:17 AM EDT

Trump Wall Over Budget, Delayed, Won't Work: Gov't Report

Trump Wall Over Budget, Delayed, Won't Work: Gov't Report

A government report Monday warned that the Department of Homeland Security, or DHS, risks blowing through its budget and not meeting key deadlines regarding President Donald Trump's proposed border wall, NBC...

Monday, Aug 6, 2018 at 11:27 PM EDT

Watch: Arpaio Speaks to Toy Doughnut in New Baron Cohen Show

Watch: Arpaio Speaks to Toy Doughnut in New Baron Cohen Show

U.S. Senate candidate Joe Arpaio argued the benefits of gun ownership to a tiny toy doughnut in the latest episode of comedian Sacha Baron Cohen's new prank show. Arpaio often seemed taken aback during the...

Monday, Aug 6, 2018 at 08:41 PM EDT

NBC CT Partners With CCIC for Republican Gubernatorial Primary Debate

NBC CT Partners With CCIC for Republican Gubernatorial Primary Debate

NBC Connecticut is proud to partner with the Connecticut Conference of Independent Colleges to host a Republican primary debate in the race for governor.

Monday, Aug 6, 2018 at 04:03 PM EDT

'Manhattan Madam' to Testify Before Mueller This Week

'Manhattan Madam' to Testify Before Mueller This Week

Kristin Davis, the woman known as the “Manhattan Madam” who claims she provided wealthy and famous New Yorkers with prostitutes, is scheduled to testify before special counsel Robert Mueller’s grand jury in...

Monday, Aug 6, 2018 at 05:38 PM EDT

Ohio Special Election Tuesday Watched for Clues to November

Ohio Special Election Tuesday Watched for Clues to November

A Democrat is within striking distance of winning a congressional race in Ohio on Tuesday for an open seat that has been reliably Republican for more than three decades. Both national parties are focusing on the...

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Clear the Shelters: Find Shelter Near You For Aug. 18 Event
Clear the Shelters: Find Shelter Near You For Aug. 18 Event
NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to present the 4th annual Clear the Shelters adoption event on Saturday, August 18. In this nationwide event, animal shelters and rescue organizations will... Read more
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