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Suspect questioned after presidential threat

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Connecticut State Police have been told to be watching for a "potentially suspicious person and vehicle" after a threat against the president of United States in New York. More>>

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Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

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An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel. More>>

Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

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Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization... More>>

Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

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A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend. More>>

Liberian Ebola survivor praises experimental drug

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A Liberian health worker who recovered from Ebola after receiving an experimental drug urged the manufacturer to speed up its production and send it to Africa, while crowds celebrated in the streets Saturday after... More>>

Taliban attack intel office in eastern Afghanistan

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A suicide bomber in a truck blew himself up at an intelligence headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing at least two people and setting off an intense firefight with security forces, officials said. More>>

EU to slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

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European Union leaders on Saturday were poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president warned the conflict with Moscow threatens peace and stability for Europe as a whole. More>>

Bombings kills 13 in Iraq

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Two bombings targeting the Iraqi military killed 13 people, including six soldiers, south of Baghdad on Saturday, officials said. More>>

Rescuers race to reach trapped miners in Nicaragua

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Rescuers in Nicaragua raced Friday to reach at least 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a landslide, including 20 who have been located and have managed to communicate with emergency crews. More>>

Fans fill Rentschler Field for first UConn football home game

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The first game of the football season for UConn was held on Friday evening and the fans filled the stadium at Rentschler Field. More>>

Police make arrest for shooting in Willimantic

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The Willimantic Police Department made an arrest in connection with a shooting that happened on Main St. on Tuesday Aug. 26. More>>

Controversy over delays in implementing licenses for undocumented immigrants

 There's controversy over the timetable for giving undocumented immigrants drivers licenses
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Foxwoods Casino hopes to expand business by offering new shopping center

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Foxwoods Casino is cashing in on some new business. More>>

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Local business offers to help customers affected by West Hartford spa closing

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There's an offer of help for customers out hundreds of dollars after a West Hartford day spa suddenly closed. More>>

Lake in East Hampton being tested for toxic algae

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A popular Connecticut lake may be closed to swimmers this Labor Day weekend because of unsafe levels of algae in the water. More>>

Pelto fails to earn spot on Connecticut ballot

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Former Democratic state Rep. Jonathan Pelto's name will not appear on the November ballot for governor. More>>

School bus delays in Southington scare parents

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Every school year seems to start out with some kinks that need to be ironed out, but in Southington, parents are outraged after buses for the youngest students ran over an hour late on the first day. More>>

Huskies battle Cougars in home opener at the Rent

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The University of Connecticut Huskies football season kicks off with its home opener on Friday night. More>>

Labor Day gas prices are lowest in four years

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Many people were already off on Friday and headed on their way to their Labor Day weekend travels. More>>

2-month-old baby in Groton suffered 29 bone fractures Video included

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A father accused of abusing a 2-month-old boy in Groton faced a judge on Friday.
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Corn maze goers to rock out at Lyman starting this weekend

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The corn maze at Lyman Orchards in Middlefield will be rocking out this year. More>>

Police trying to locate missing 14-year-old girl from Hartford

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The Hartford Police Department is trying to locate a missing 14-year-old girl, who they said is not a "habitual runaway." More>>

Dr. Cash spreads cash craze fever in Hartford

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If treasure seekers have a fever, the only prescription may be from Dr. Cash. More>>

Car crashes into CVS in Rocky Hill

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A motor vehicle crashed into a pharmacy on the Silas Deane Highway in Rocky Hill on Friday afternoon, police said. More>>

9-year-old dials 911 from the back of a stolen SUV Video included

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A brave boy from Houston is being credited with saving other children and an SUV from a carjacker. More>>

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  • Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

    Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:01 AM EDT2014-08-30 14:01:24 GMT
    An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.More >
    An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.More >
  • Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:10 AM EDT2014-08-30 13:10:37 GMT
    Australia's foreign minister has criticized the detention of 44 Fijian peacekeepers by Syrian rebels and is calling for their unconditional release.More >
    Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization...More >
  • Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

    Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-08-30 13:02:14 GMT
    A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend.More >
    A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend.More >
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