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Brother Of Sandy Hook Victim Announces Run For Connecticut State Senate
JT Lewis, 19, said he's challenging incumbent Tony Hwang to honor his brother Jesse, who died in the 2012 school massacre.
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Here's What Democrats Can Do With Unified Control Of State Legislatures
The 2018 midterm election’s blue wave made a splash at more than just the federal level.
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Connecticut Passes Most Generous Paid Family Leave Law In The U.S.
The state will be the seventh to offer the benefit to new parents.
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Missing Mother's Estranged Husband And His Girlfriend Arrested
By Dave Collins, AP
Jennifer Dulos, 50, went missing on May 24 after dropping her five kids off at school in Connecticut. She hasn't been found.
Connecticut Passes $15 Minimum Wage
That makes it the fourth state just this year to sign off on $15.
Fire Chief Suspects Arson Caused Connecticut Mosque Fire
A fire at the Diyanet Mosque was “intentionally set,” a New Haven fire official said.
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States Sue Generic Drug Makers Over Alleged Price-Fixing Schemes
By Steve LeBlanc and Martin Crustsinger, AP
The states claim the companies artificially inflated and manipulated prices for more than 100 different generic drugs.
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Rabid Bobcat Jumps On Golfer, Gets Beaten By Rest Of Foursome
The golfer was treated for cuts after the "extremely rare" attack.
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Connecticut Woman Says Joe Biden Touched Her Inappropriately At 2009 Fundraiser
Amy Lappos, a former congressional aide, says the then-vice president grabbed her by the head and rubbed noses with her.
Alex Jones’ Deposition On Sandy Hook Shooting
Infowars host Alex Jones was questioned for three hours by the lawyer of a Sandy Hook parent who has accused him of causing the victims’ families pain by claiming the shooting was a hoax. It did not go well for Jones.
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Alex Jones Won’t Admit His Sandy Hook Conspiracy Caused Pain
In a deposition, Jones refused to admit his repeated false Sandy Hook hoax claims caused pain to the victims' families.
Meet The 11-Year-Old Who Wants To Be America's First Lesbian President
Curtis M. Wong
Connecticut's Ella Briggs was sworn in as her state's "kid governor" in January and ran on a pro-LGBTQ platform.
Interior Approves Casino Deal At The Center Of Ryan Zinke's Legal Troubles
A grand jury is reportedly probing whether the former Interior chief lied to investigators about the agency's 2017 decision to block the project.
Court Rules Gun Manufacturer Can Be Sued Over Sandy Hook Shooting
By Dave Collins, AP
The Connecticut Supreme Court ruled Remington can be sued over how it marketed the rifle used in the 2012 Newtown tragedy.
Democrat Ned Lamont Wins Connecticut Governor's Race
The third time's the charm for Lamont after two previous bids for Connecticut office failed.
GOP State Senate Contender Apologizes For 'Anti-Semitic' Mailer
Ed Charamut initially denied that the mailer, which shows Jewish opponent Matt Lesser clutching a fistful of cash, contained hateful stereotypes.
Court Orders Release Of Sandy Hook Shooter Adam Lanza's Belongings
His journals and other items will be made public, according to a ruling by the Connecticut Supreme Court.
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Country Singer Gretchen Wilson Arrested After Altercation On American Airlines Flight
The "Redneck Woman" singer was charged with breach of peace in Connecticut after reportedly getting into a dispute over a bathroom.
Connecticut Boarding School Says 7 Former Staffers Sexually Abused Students
The Hotchkiss School, a co-ed boarding school in Lakeville, released findings from an independent investigation on Friday.
Massive K2 Drug Overdose In New Haven
At least 70 people have overdosed in a park in New Haven, Conn., after consuming synthetic marijuana known as K2, authorities say. But what exactly is K2 and why is it dangerous?
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Bob Stefanowski Wins Republican Nomination For Governor Of Connecticut
The race is a top pickup opportunity for the GOP in November.
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Jahana Hayes Could Be Connecticut's First Black Democrat In Congress
The former "Teacher Of The Year" won a primary on Tuesday that positions her to make history.
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Sen. Chris Murphy To Face GOP Challenger Matthew Corey In Connecticut
Corey, a Navy veteran, window washer and bar owner, defeated Dominic Rapini in the state's Republican primary.
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Ned Lamont Wins Democratic Nomination For Governor Of Connecticut
The wealthy businessman is expected to face a tough general election.
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Connecticut Is In Crisis -- And Its Troubles Are Hardly Unique
By Jared Bennett, The Center For Public Integrity
The state is caught in an economic straitjacket and there's no easy way out.
McDonald's Franchise Appears To Zing Chick-fil-A By Vowing To 'Welcome Everyone'
Curtis M. Wong
Some are interpreting the sign in Connecticut as a dig at Chick-fil-A's anti-LGBTQ history.
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