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Emily Archacki
September 06, 2018 - 12:40 pm
FARMINGTON, Conn. (WTIC) – Two major health insurers in the state of Connecticut are asking for rate increases for insurance policies sold under the Access Health/ConnectiCare exchange program. A public hearing was held Wednesday by the State Insurance Department to listen to these requests. Anthem...
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AP
September 06, 2018 - 12:26 pm
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man serving prison time for threatening a state judge has been sentenced to four more months behind bars for making online threats to kill judges and employees at the state courthouse in Middletown. The Day newspaper reports Edward Taupier, of Cromwell, was...
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AP
September 06, 2018 - 10:21 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A sarcastic sign in the window of a Connecticut restaurant asking people not to let their dogs pee on the eatery's outside flower pot has earned the owner a $250 fine. Duc Nguyen, owner of Duc's Place in New Haven, tells the New Haven Register he was disgusted with people...
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AP
September 06, 2018 - 10:08 am
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — One of the two men killed in a shooting at a house party in Connecticut over the holiday weekend was a basketball coach at a Massachusetts high school. Kevin Campbell, of Windsor, Connecticut, and Joshua Steele, of Hartford, died at the hospital after being shot at...
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AP
September 06, 2018 - 10:04 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A lawyer for the Connecticut woman charged with stabbing and seriously injuring a police officer says he may pursue an insanity defense. Public defender George Flores told a judge Wednesday he is having the suspect, Chevoughn Augustin, evaluated by mental health professionals...
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September 06, 2018 - 5:00 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Whether playing 20 straight games without a break, bouncing back from a tough loss or pulling off a late-game rally, manager Bob Melvin sure appreciates his resilient Oakland Athletics. Stephen Piscotty hit a two-run single, Matt Chapman and Matt Olson each doubled in a run,...
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Bill Pearse
September 05, 2018 - 10:36 pm
(HARTFORD,Conn./WTIC Radio) - Hartford Police have made three arrests after an indivdual flagged down an officer on Jefferson Street Wednesday morning and said he had been robbed at gunpoint on Enfield Street and was forced to drive several suspects in his vehicle to 525 Hudson Street .The victim...
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