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Todd Feinburg
July 11, 2019 - 9:17 pm
State Rep. Liz Linehan explains why she voted for the new, most generous in the nation paid family medical leave law in Connecticut. She and Todd debate the merits of this tax hike at a time when people are screaming for relief.
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File photo of a confederate flag. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Matt Dwyer
July 11, 2019 - 3:17 pm
By CHRIS EHRMANN Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A black prison employee is suing the Connecticut Department of Correction, alleging she was suspended without pay for complaining about a corrections officer who displayed a Confederate flag in his vehicle. Carla Moore, a correctional...
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Matt Dwyer
July 11, 2019 - 1:58 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- One person was found shot to death behind Bulkeley High School in Hartford today. Hartford Police received reports of shots fired shortly after noon and received shot-spotter activations as well. Responding patrol officers found a single victim, 34-year old Jorge Alicea lying behind...
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John Silva
July 11, 2019 - 10:43 am
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - Hartford's riverfront comes alive over the next three days with activities culminating in a massive Saturday night fireworks display. Now through Saturday, it's the fifth annual Food Truck Festival along the riverfront. Riverfront Recapture President and CEO Mike Zaleski...
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John Silva
July 10, 2019 - 3:36 pm
(Waterbury, Conn./WTIC) - A bill passed in the General Assembly this past session now guarantees up to 52 weeks of workers compensation coverage for firefighters, police, and parole officers suffering from post traumatic stress after having witnessed a particularly horrific event. There was a...
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SANDY HOOK, CT - MARCH 14: A sign stands near the site of the December 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting on the day of the National School Walkout on March 14, 2018 in Sandy Hook Connecticut. Several hundred students at the school, near the site of the Sandy Hook school massacre of December 14, 2012, staged a protest one month after 17 people were killed at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Media and visitors were not allowed on the Newtown High campus for the event. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
AP
July 10, 2019 - 2:40 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut's Supreme Court has agreed to consider whether a judge properly sanctioned conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for remarks he made about a lawyer for the families of children killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting. Superior Court Judge Barbara Bellis in June...
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