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Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 06:07 PM EDT

UNH Student Fights Military Transgender Ban

UNH Student Fights Military Transgender Ban

A University of New Haven (UNH) student hoping to join the United States Army is fighting back against President Donald Trump’s proposed ban on transgender individuals.

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 01:34 PM EDT

New Immersive Experience Lets Users Explore Mars Using VR

New Immersive Experience Lets Users Explore Mars Using VR

Now everyone can get a taste of what scientists see on the red planet. NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory collaborated with Google to produce Access Mars, a free immersive experience that be accessed with a...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 11:26 PM EDT

Georgia Lawmaker Asks About Quarantining HIV Patients

Georgia Lawmaker Asks About Quarantining HIV Patients

A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former U.S. health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the possibility of quarantining people with HIV. State Rep. Betty Price, a...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 04:38 PM EDT

California Billionaire Launches Ads Urging Trump Impeachment

California Billionaire Launches Ads Urging Trump Impeachment

California billionaire Tom Steyer announced Friday that he will dump at least $10 million into a national television advertising campaign calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment. In the ad, Steyer...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 11:29 PM EDT

Vegas Shooting Doesn't Change Opinions on Guns: Poll

Vegas Shooting Doesn't Change Opinions on Guns: Poll

The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans' opinions about gun laws. The nation is closely divided on whether restricting firearms would reduce such mass shootings or...

Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 at 05:20 AM EDT

Niger Attack Followed 'Massive Intelligence Failure': Source

Niger Attack Followed 'Massive Intelligence Failure': Source

A senior congressional aide who has been briefed on the deaths of four U.S. servicemen in Niger told NBC News the ambush by militants stemmed in part from a "massive intelligence failure." The Pentagon has said...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 03:47 PM EDT

Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy from Better to Worst

Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy from Better to Worst

Some Halloween treats are trickier than others when it comes to sugar and calories. Here's a better way to dip into your kids' candy stash. NBC News worked with experts to size up the nutritional labels of some...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 06:02 PM EDT

3-D Mammogram Technology Helps Detect Breast Cancer Earlier

3-D Mammogram Technology Helps Detect Breast Cancer Earlier

Local doctors say new 3-D mammogram technology is helping women detect breast cancer earlier and with fewer mistakes.

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 03:18 PM EDT

Top Dems Nix White House Demands to Alter Health Care Deal

Top Dems Nix White House Demands to Alter Health Care Deal

Top Senate Democrats rejected White House demands Friday to add provisions weakening the Obama health care law to a bipartisan deal on steadying unsettled insurance markets. The compromise already faced an...

Friday, Oct 20, 2017 at 03:17 PM EDT

‘Gilmore Girls’ Fan Fest This Weekend in Kent

‘Gilmore Girls’ Fan Fest This Weekend in Kent

If you are fan of “Gilmore Girls” fan, the original series or “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” on Netflix, Kent is where you will be, or want to be, this weekend.

NBC CT Health and Wellness Festival Set for Oct. 28
NBC CT Health and Wellness Festival Set for Oct. 28
Save the date for NBC Connecticut’s 2017 Health & Wellness Festival on Saturday, October 28, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Read more
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