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July 13, 2018 - 4:33 pm
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling on President Donald Trump to cancel his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, now that charges have been filed against 12 Russian intelligence officers for alleged hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election.
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Emily Archacki
July 11, 2018 - 11:15 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC) – Protesters gathered on Elm Street in downtown New Haven Tuesday night, voicing their concerns over the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court. Protests occurred right outside the steps of New Haven Superior Court, not far from Yale...
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AP
July 10, 2018 - 12:01 pm
UNITED STATES (AP) - Southwest Airlines will stop giving away peanuts on flights next month, ending a tradition that goes back decades. The airline said Tuesday it was pulling peanuts from all flights because of concern for passengers with peanut allergies. They will be replaced by pretzels and, on...
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July 10, 2018 - 9:16 am
President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has ties to Connecticut, beyond the state's Senators both promising to vote no on his appointment.
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