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Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:13 AM EDT

Trump Asks SEC to Look at Ending Quarterly Earnings Reports

Trump Asks SEC to Look at Ending Quarterly Earnings Reports

President Donald Trump on Friday advocated for a possible end to the long-held quarterly earnings reports for publicly traded companies, saying it would boost business and in turn help create jobs. In a morning...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:35 AM EDT

Crews Working on Repairing Water Main in Manchester

Crews Working on Repairing Water Main in Manchester

A water main on East Center Street in Manchester is broken and officials said it will take hours to repair.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:13 PM EDT

Miami Supermarket Mogul, Wanted in Slaying of Wife's Lover, Is Nabbed in Spain

Miami Supermarket Mogul, Wanted in Slaying of Wife's Lover, Is Nabbed in Spain

One of the former co-owners of Presidente Supermarkets who was wanted in the 2011 killing of his wife's lover in Miami-Dade has been taken into custody in Spain. The Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office confirmed...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:34 AM EDT

LA Mayor: Trump 'Has Done Plenty of Racist Things'

LA Mayor: Trump 'Has Done Plenty of Racist Things'

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, considering a 2020 presidential run, said Thursday that President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care...

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Trump: 'I Cancelled' Military Parade Expected to Cost $92M

Trump: 'I Cancelled' Military Parade Expected to Cost $92M

The cancellation of President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public, setting off a chaotic volley...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 03:38 PM EDT
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In Photos: New Haven Overdose Emergency

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Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 05:34 PM EDT

Manafort Judge Says He's Received Threats, Won't Name Jurors

Manafort Judge Says He's Received Threats, Won't Name Jurors

The judge in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial said Friday he has received threats and he fears for the "peace and safety" of the jurors deciding the fate of the former Trump campaign chairman. U.S....

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:32 AM EDT

US Threatens More Sanctions, Keeping Turkish Crisis Alive

US Threatens More Sanctions, Keeping Turkish Crisis Alive

Turkey and the United States exchanged new threats of sanctions Friday, keeping alive a diplomatic and financial crisis that is threatening the economic stability of the NATO country. Turkey's lira fell once...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:25 PM EDT

Firefighter Was Killed by Calif.'s Biggest Recorded Fire Tornado

Firefighter Was Killed by Calif.'s Biggest Recorded Fire Tornado

In the history of California wildfires there has never been anything like it: A churning tornado filled with fire, the size of three football fields. An official report describes in chilling detail the...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 05:32 PM EDT

Alaska Man Gets Life in Prison for 2017 Florida Airport Shooting

Alaska Man Gets Life in Prison for 2017 Florida Airport Shooting

An Alaska man will be spending the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Fort Lauderdale airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded. A sentencing hearing was held Friday for...

Help Us #ClearTheShelters Today! Find a Shelter Near You
Help Us #ClearTheShelters Today! Find a Shelter Near You
NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to present the 4th annual Clear the Shelters adoption event on Saturday. In this nationwide event, animal shelters and rescue organizations are opening... Read more
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