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Danbury mayor announces candidacy for governor

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Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton has announced he's a Republican candidate for governor. More>>

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Middlebury man faces sentencing in Donovan case

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A Middlebury man who owned two roll-your-own tobacco shops in Waterbury is facing sentencing for his role in a campaign financing plot surrounding former state House Speaker Chris Donovan's failed congressional campaign in 2012. More>>

Senator gets close look at homelessness in CT

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United States Sen. Chris Murphy has gotten a first-hand look at homelessness. More>>

DeStefano lines up Yale teaching job

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New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. has lined up a couple of new jobs when he leaves City Hall after 20 years. More>>

Supreme Court nominee to appear before panel

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Appellate Court Judge Richard Robinson, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's nominee to the Connecticut Supreme Court, is appearing before a legislative committee for a confirmation hearing. More>>

New election set in New Britain over ballot mix-up

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A Hartford Superior Court judge has ordered a new election in New Britain to correct an Election Day ballot mix-up. More>>

First female mayor sworn in to office in Norwich

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Norwich's first female mayor has taken office. More>>

State probes Bridgeport campaign fine complaint

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The state is investigating allegations that Bridgeport Town Clerk Alma Maya waived a campaign fine for a City Council candidate and falsified documents to hide the waiver. More>>

Survivor of Cheshire home invasion considers running for congress

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The man, who survived one of the most heinous crimes in state history, may run for the United States Congress. More>>

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  • AP: Obama wins Connecticut for 7 electoral votes

    AP: Obama wins Connecticut for 7 electoral votes

    Tuesday, November 6 2012 8:07 PM EST2012-11-07 01:07:40 GMT
    President Barack Obama has won Connecticut's seven electoral votes, beating Republican challenger Mitt Romney in a state where registered Democrats heavily outnumber registered GOP voters.    ConnecticutMore >
    President Barack Obama has won Connecticut's seven electoral votes, beating Republican challenger Mitt Romney in a state where registered Democrats heavily outnumber registered GOP voters.More >
  • McMahon, Murphy make final pitch to Conn. voters

    McMahon, Murphy make final pitch to Conn. voters

    Monday, November 5 2012 11:11 AM EST2012-11-05 16:11:58 GMT
    Republican Linda McMahon and Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy are traveling throughout Connecticut, making their final pitch to voters in the closely contested U.S. Senate race. Both have full schedulesMore >
    Republican Linda McMahon and Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy are traveling throughout Connecticut, making their final pitch to voters in the closely contested U.S. Senate race.More >
  • Merrill to tour polls in 3 Conn. communities

    Merrill to tour polls in 3 Conn. communities

    Friday, November 2 2012 8:44 AM EDT2012-11-02 12:44:41 GMT
    Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is touring polling places in Bridgeport, Trumbull and Greenwich that have been affected by Superstorm Sandy.    Merrill was scheduled to meet with local election andMore >
    Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is touring polling places in Bridgeport, Trumbull and Greenwich that have been affected by Superstorm Sandy.More >
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