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Deal To Improve Veterans' Health Care Costs $17B

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — A bipartisan deal to improve veterans’ health care would authorize at least $17 billion to fix the health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays, the bill’s chief supporters said Monday. 822 more words

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Connecticut Mom Develops Workbooks To Help Tech Kids Lacking Social Skills

GREENWICH, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — A Greenwich mother has created a series of workbooks to help children develop social skills, believing¬†they are becoming too wrapped up in technology and missing out on face-to-face interaction. 243 more words

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Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy Secures State Money For Walk Bridge Repairs

NORWALK, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy has secured some state money for temporary repairs to a¬†bridge in Norwalk, WCBS 880’s Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. 319 more words

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Connecticut Gubernatorial Candidate Hopeful Tom Foley Calls For Fellow Republican McKinney To Drop Out

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Just as Connecticut Republicans are gearing up for a primary election next month, one of the gubernatorial hopefuls, Tom Foley, is calling on a fellow Republican to drop out of the race, WCBS 880’s Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. 320 more words

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Conn. Officials Say Mosquitoes In East Haven Test Positive For West Nile

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – Officials in Connecticut are warning residents after mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus in East Haven.

The mosquitoes, which were trapped earlier this month, are the first ones to test positive for the virus this year, the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said. 261 more words

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Malloy Seeks $3 Million For Century-Old Rail Span That Failed Twice This Year

NORWALK, Conn. (CBSNework/AP) – Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is seeking to borrow $3 million in state bonds to fix a railroad bridge in Connecticut that blocked commuter rail traffic in… 330 more words

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Conn. H.S. Teacher Held On Bond For Alleged Sexual Relationship With Student

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — A now-suspended Stamford High School teacher is being held on $100,000 bond after allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a student and threatening him when he tried to end it. 273 more words

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