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Teachers' union endorsement of Malloy overcame dissatisfaction

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 12:39 am

The endorsement Monday of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy by the Connecticut Education Association, the state’s largest teachers’ union, came after an unprecedented effort by the union’s leadership to defuse dissatisfaction with the...

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Research group: Connecticut home sales, prices falling

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 8:43 am

A research group says Connecticut real estate is in a slump, with home sales and prices continuing to fall.

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Rowland's $53,000 pension unaffected by conviction

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 6:59 am

Former Gov. John G. Rowland's state pension of nearly $53,000 a year will not be affected by his second felony conviction.

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Firefighter sues over pregnancy-related sick days

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

A Connecticut firefighter says in a federal civil rights lawsuit that she was unfairly disciplined by a city fire department and forced to take unpaid leave because she was pregnant.\n

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Outside money pours into Malloy-Foley Connecticut governor's race

 September 29, 2014; Updated: 4:20 pm

When Connecticut set up its public campaign financing system nearly a decade ago, it was supposed to ensure politicians were not beholden to special interests and corporations in the wake of a corruption scandal that ensnared its former governor.

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Engineer sues Metro-North over 2013 derailment

 September 29, 2014; Updated: 8:57 am

An engineer who was injured in the May 2013 derailment of a Metro-North Railroad train in Bridgeport has filed the latest of more than 25 lawsuits.

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Business groups get on board bus-only route

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

Business groups get on board bus-only route idea

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1 KILLED IN MORRIS CRASH

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

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POLICE ID WOMAN KILLED BY VEHICLE IN MIDDLETOWN

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

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R.I. BUSINESS OWNER SENTENCED IN TAX EVASION CASE

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

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MISSING WOMAN'S BODY FOUND IN CAPE COD POND

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

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State charging up battery recycling efforts

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm

Connecticut charging up battery recycling efforts

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Connecticut shipwreck stumps diver

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm

Mystery of Connecticut shipwreck stumps diver

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State official: Arrest of lawmaker troubling

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Connecticut official: Arrest of state lawmaker troubling

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Summaries of tax returns show Foley's income fell in 2011, 2012

 September 27, 2014; Updated: 11:52 pm

Republican Tom Foley released summaries of federal tax returns Friday that showed business losses and alimony left the Greenwich businessman and gubernatorial nominee with an adjusted gross income of $65,705 in 2011 and $20,462 in 2012.

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Secretary of the State Merrill: Arrest of Bridgeport state lawmaker troubling

 September 27, 2014; Updated: 12:26 pm

Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says the arrest of a state lawmaker on election fraud charges underscores the strength of the system in Connecticut for enforcing election laws.

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Premium Content Blumenthal honored to be mentioned for attorney general post, but he's staying put

 September 26, 2014; Updated: 1:38 pm

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who served as Connecticut's attorney general for 20 years before becoming a senator, said Friday he would not be interested in succeeding outgoing U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.

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Foley releases urban agenda; Democrats say parts of it are plagiarized

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 2:21 pm

In the first extensive public policy press conference of his second run for governor, Republican Tom Foley released an urban agenda Wednesday that echoes or revises long-tried policies on housing, crime and jobs, while imposing a strict...

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Gubernatorial hopeful calls for cap on state car taxes

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

A cap on the local taxes paid for vehicles is a key component of an urban agenda announced Wednesday by Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley.

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UConn to replace roof on building to be torn down

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

The University of Connecticut’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday approved spending more than $1 million to put a new roof on a science building that is targeted for demolition.

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Transportation a major issue in 4th District House contest

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Transportation emerged as a top campaign issue Wednesday in Connecticut’s 4th Congressional District, where commuters face major traffic jams daily on Interstate 95 and the Merritt Parkway while they endure recurring problems on the Metro-North...

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GOP governors put $610,020 more into effort to beat Malloy

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 12:10 am

The Republican Governors Association has put another $610,020 into its campaign to unseat first-term Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, raising its total spending in Connecticut above $2.1 million for 2014.

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UConn to put roof on building to be demolished

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 12:50 pm

The University of Connecticut's Board of Trustees on Wednesday approved spending more than $1 million to put a new roof on a science building that is scheduled to be demolished.

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Ex-deputy DMV commissioner accused of sex assault

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 6:50 am

A former deputy commissioner of the state Department of Motor Vehicles has been charged with sexual assault.

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Premium Content Christie sure Foley’s the right man for the job

 September 23, 2014; Updated: 7:22 pm

Chris Christie doesn’t come across as a man plagued by doubts. Among the things New Jersey’s Republican governor seemed particularly assured about Tuesday night was the political vulnerability of his Connecticut counterpart, Democrat...

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