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Monday, May 15, 2017
Pharmacists Barred From Telling Customers Cheaper Drug Prices

Pharmacists Barred From Telling Customers Cheaper Drug Prices

There's a secret in the drug industry that most customers don't know about. Pharmacists could often save you money by telling you to pay for some prescriptions out-of-pocket rather than through your insurance, but they risk... Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 15, 2017
Lawmakers Question Severance Pay for Former Lottery Head

Lawmakers Question Severance Pay for Former Lottery Head

The Connecticut Lottery Board president resigned following the 5 Card Cash controversy and lawmakers spent four hours on Friday grilling the group's interim president and chairman. Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 15, 2017
Agency Head Addresses Allegations of Whiting Abuse

Agency Head Addresses Allegations of Whiting Abuse

The Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is talking exclusively to the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters about a case of alleged abuse that now has more than two dozen state employees on leave. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 11, 2017
CT Business Owners Say They Aren't Always Getting Mail

CT Business Owners Say They Aren't Always Getting Mail

Small business owners say when mail doesn’t get to them properly, it’s more than a nuisance: it can be costly. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 11, 2017
State Police Investigating Allegations of Misconduct at Whiting Forensic Division

State Police Investigating Allegations of Misconduct at Whiting Forensic Division

State police are now investigating allegations of misconduct at the Whiting Forensic Division of Connecticut Valley Hospital. Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 8, 2017
State Lab Strained by High Number of Ticks Needing Testing

State Lab Strained by High Number of Ticks Needing Testing

Officials have already warned that it’s a bad tick season. Now the state testing lab says nearly 40 percent of tickets tested in recent weeks carry Lyme disease, and the lab is experiencing a backlog. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Looking Into Eastbury Elementary Records About Air Quality

Looking Into Eastbury Elementary Records About Air Quality

The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters looked into the air quality situation at The Eastbury School in Glastonbury through a school facilities survey every public school district must regularly fill out and share with the state. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Case Dismissed Against Former Hartford Schools Administrator

Case Dismissed Against Former Hartford Schools Administrator

The case has been dismissed against a former Hartford Public Schools administrator who was forced to resign after being accused of inappropriate texts with a minor. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Non-Profit Discovering Millions in Lost Pension Benefits

Non-Profit Discovering Millions in Lost Pension Benefits

A club is on a mission to connect people with thousands of dollars in pension money they aren’t aware they are entitled to. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Lottery Failed to Report 5 Card Cash Fraud Concerns: Report

Lottery Failed to Report 5 Card Cash Fraud Concerns: Report

Connecticut lottery officials were aware of the potential for cheating with the 5 Card Cash game before the game was even instituted, but did nothing, according to a new report provided by the Department of Consumer Protection. Read More

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    FEMA announced Thursday the North Bay Fires rank 4th on their list of disasters in terms of the amount of destruction and the number of lives taken in a single incident. The urban wildfires have killed at least 42 people and...

  • Emergency Alerts Unable to Reach Millions in Bay Area

    U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris delivered a scathing letter to the Federal Communications Commission Tuesday evening, criticizing the agency for its failure to develop an effective cell phone emergency alert...

  • Power Company Identifies 8 Electrical Failures in California Firestorm

    Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials revealed Monday that they have officially notified California regulators of eight separate electric equipment failures in the recent North Bay firestorm – but declined to detail what triggered...

  • How to Scrutinize Fake Business Reviews Online

    More than 80 percent of people sometimes check reviews for businesses, but half wonder if they can be trusted, according to the Pew Research Center -- and they have good reason to, according to experts in online reviews.

  • Workers Continue to Harvest Grapes Despite Unhealthy Air

    The state’s worker safety agency issued a worker safety advisory late Friday after NBC Bay Area took video of workers harvesting grapes at The Robert Mondavi vineyard in the fire-torn Napa Valley, some without any protection...

  • Bosses Recorded, Shared Airport Worker Sex Videos: Lawsuit

    A female former security supervisor for the company that protects John F. Kennedy International Airport has filed a federal complaint alleging the outfit was "overrun with misogyny, racism and harassment.” LaDonna Powell...

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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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