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 2020-04-03 15:30 

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CT Doctor Responds to Possible New Guidance on Masks, Facial Coverings Amid Coronaviru....

The Trump administration is working to finalize new guidance that would recommend more Americans wear face masks in an effort to slow the spread of the......

 2020-04-03 14:46 

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Lamont Calls on Connecticut Residents to Volunteer During Coronavirus Crisis...

Gov. Ned Lamont is putting a call out to Connecticut residents to help by volunteering during the ongoing coronavirus health crisis. The state launched a......

 2020-04-03 14:33 

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Taking Tick Precautions When Spending Time Outdoors...

You might be finding yourself spending more time outdoors and being more active in nature. While fresh air is great at a safe distance from others with......

 2020-04-03 13:58 

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Attorney General Says His Call Was Zoombombed, Urges Safe Video Conferencing...

A video conference call Connecticut's attorney general had earlier this week was "zoombombed" and he is encouraging people who use Zoom video conferencing......

 2020-04-03 13:45 

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Man Killed by Police in Manchester Identified...

The man shot and killed by police in Manchester on Thursday night has been identified. Parole officers went to a home on Oak Street around 7:30 p.m. to take......

 2020-04-03 13:16 

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Governor to Give Update on COVID-19 Impact on Connecticut...

Gov. Ned Lamont will be holding a briefing at 4 p.m. on Friday to discuss the state's response to the COVID-19 virus. The state of Connecticut has had 3,824......

 2020-04-03 13:12 

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Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin to Provide Update on City's Coronavirus Response...

Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin is expected to provide an update on the city's coronavirus response on Friday afternoon. The news briefing will be held at 3:15......

 2020-04-03 13:00 

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#SomethingGood: Stories of Comfort, Generosity, Solidarity Amid Pandemic...

The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown daily life across the U.S. into chaos. Families suddenly losing loved ones cannot come together to mourn. Health care......

 2020-04-03 12:24 

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Elicker to Give Update on New Haven's Coronavirus Response Friday Afternoon...

New Haven mayor Justin Elicker has scheduled a briefing on the city's coronavirus response for 4 p.m. on Friday. New Haven has 133 cases of coronavirus and 4......

 2020-04-03 12:11 

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Google Data Tracks Connecticut Response to Social Distancing...

At a time when we are warned to maintain social distancing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Google is using data to show the response in several......

 2020-04-03 11:28 

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Lawsuit Seeks Immediate Release of Conn. Prisoners at Most Risk for Coronavirus...

A lawsuit filed Friday seeks an emergency order that would force the state to release prisoners deemed to be at the most risk of contracting the coronavirus.......

 2020-04-03 10:59 

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Connecticut Could Be One of the Next COVID-19 Hotspots: White House Coronavirus Coordinator...

Connecticut could be one of the next coronavirus hotspots in the country, Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House coronavirus response coordinator said Thursday. Brix......

 2020-04-03 10:20 

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'Lean on Me,' 'Lovely Day' Singer Bill Withers Dies at 81...

Singer Bill Withers has died...

 2020-04-03 09:51 

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Patriots' Truck Carrying 300,000 Masks Heads to NY With State Police Escort...

Massachusetts State Police are escorting a New England Patriots tractor-trailer full of hundreds of thousands of protective masks destined for New York. The......

 2020-04-03 09:18 

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Rain Will Be Less Widespread as Day Goes On...

The morning started with heavy rain and a big ocean storm will weaken and wobble out to the seas south of us. As the day continues on Friday, showers will......

 2020-04-03 08:29 

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Men Try to Remove Sand Placed at South Windsor Skate Park to Keep People From Gatherin....

Town of Soon after covering a skate park with sand to prevent large groups from gathering, South Windsor police said they responded to the park after two men......

 2020-04-03 02:21 

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US Coronavirus Updates: Death Toll Tops 6,000; Jobs Report Due Friday...

U.S. coronavirus infections surged to top the world amid warnings that the pandemic is accelerating in cities like New York, Chicago and Detroit, while a record......

 2020-04-03 01:41 

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Jobs Report Friday Is Expected to End Record Hiring Streak...

After a record 113 straight months of hiring, the government's monthly jobs report Friday is expected to show that the American jobs machine came to a sudden......

 2020-04-02 21:46 

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Yale Discovers Method to Reuse N95 Respirators...

Yale New Haven Health System has found a way to reuse a key item that helps keep front line staff safe. "Being able to provide the protective equipment is......

 2020-04-02 21:41 

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Coronavirus Causes Another Spike In U.S. Jobless Claims...

Before the business day got going Thursday, the federal government released a staggering figure. A whopping 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment for the......

 2020-04-02 21:25 

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Milford Company Cuts Face Shields for Health Workers...

Speed of Sound Technologies in Milford has offered custom car work for more than 15 years. Now they're offering custom face shields for healthcare workers.......

 2020-04-02 21:04 

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Person Barricaded Inside Home in Manchester: Police...

There is a large police presence on Oak Street in Manchester for a person barricaded inside a home Thursday night, police said....

 2020-04-02 19:29 

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Short Term Rentals, Hotels Restricted By Governor's Executive Order...

Gov. Ned Lamont on Thursday issued an executive order, reserving short-term rentals and hotels for essential workers only. "Not leisure, travel, not......

 2020-04-02 18:56 

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Connecticut Unemployment System Strained by COVID-19 Crisis...

Connecticut's decades-old unemployment system is struggling to keep up with the demand. The state says it's received 220,000 claims in the last three weeks.......

 2020-04-02 17:53 

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Connecticut Valley Hospital to Temporarily Close Detox Unit...

Connecticut Valley Hospital in Middletown will temporarily close its detoxification unit to free up staff to man an isolation unit for patients with COVID-19.......

 2020-04-02 17:38 

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CT Team Creates Device To Increase Ventilator Capacity...

A Connecticut team has created a 3D printed device that can be used to treat multiple patients with one ventilator....

 2020-04-02 15:18 

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31 Cars Stolen in 24 Hours Across Connecticut: Hartford Police...

Hartford police are reminding drivers to lock their cars and take the keys after 31 cars were stolen in 24 hours across the state. In a tweet Thursday, Hartford......

 2020-04-02 14:57 

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South Windsor Covers Skate Park in Sand to Enforce Social Distancing...

To stop people from gathering in large groups at the skate park in South Windsor during the coronavirus pandemic, the town has covered the park with sand. The......

 2020-04-02 14:47 

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Enfield Fish Market Taking Steps to Keep Customers and Workers Safe...

Wednesday was another busy day for Cold Harbor Seafood & Market in Enfield, but things have changed quite a bit. A line now forms outside, with only two......

 2020-04-02 14:41 

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Access Health CT Extends Special Enrollment Period Until April 17...

Access Health CT is extending a special enrollment period for uninsured Connecticut residents through April 17. The enrollment period was due to end Thursday......

 2020-04-02 14:38 

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Many Americans May Have to Wait Months for Coronavirus Relief Checks...

The first Americans to get relief payments from the government under the coronavirus legislation signed into law last month won't see the money until at least......

 2020-04-02 13:49 

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Governor to Give Update on COVID-19 in Connecticut...

Gov. Ned Lamont will hold a news briefing on Thursday afternoon to provide updates on the coronavirus impact on the state and the state's response efforts.......

 2020-04-02 13:46 

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Elicker to Update New Haven's Coronavirus Response Thursday Afternoon...

New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker said the city has 133 cases of coronavirus in the city. The state Department of Public Health lists 135 cases in New Haven, but......

 2020-04-02 13:21 

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3 Waterbury Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19...

Three Waterbury police officers have tested positive for COVID-19. All three are at home, recovering and are in self-isolation, according to Lt. David Silverio,......

 2020-04-02 11:01 

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Trader Joe's in Fairfield Temporarily Closed After Employee Contracted COVID-19...

A Trader Joe's market in Fairfield is closed temporarily for cleaning after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19. A statement on the Trader Joe's......

 2020-04-02 10:42 

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Two Additional Employees of Electric Boat's Groton Shipyard Positive for COVID-19...

There have now been three cases of COVID-19 at Electric Boat's shipyard in Groton. A message posted on Electric Boat's website Wednesday said a second and......

 2020-04-02 09:41 

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Residents of Part of Vernon Advised to Shelter in Their Basements...

There is a heavy police presence in the area of Rau Street, Grand Avenue, Dow Street and Pillsbury Hill in Vernon and residents of these neighborhoods are......

 2020-04-02 08:58 

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Accused FedEx Impostors in Masks and Gloves Arrested in Plainfield: Police...

Plainfield police have arrested three people who are accused of impersonating FedEx employees and stealing items. Police said two of them were wearing surgical......

 2020-04-02 08:42 

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A Record 6.6 million Seek US Jobless Aid as Layoffs Mount...

More than 6.6 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week — doubling a record high set just one week earlier — a sign that layoffs are......

 2020-04-02 07:48 

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Poll: Less Than a Third of America Will Rush to Get Coronavirus Vaccine...

Doctors and researchers hope to deliver a coronavirus vaccine to the American public sometime in the first half of 2021, but new poll findings indicate the......

 2020-04-02 06:25 

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Patriots' Plane Bringing Critical Medical Supplies to Massachusetts...

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is taking action to help Massachusetts amid the coronavirus crisis. The Patriots' team plane is carrying much-needed......

 2020-04-02 03:31 

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Global Coronavirus Updates: NY Virus Toll Doubles in 72 Hours as Hot Spots Spread...

New York is mobilizing thousands of volunteers to help deal with an outbreak that caused the statewide death toll from the coronavirus to double in 72 hours to......

 2020-04-02 01:21 

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US Coronavirus Updates: Hawaii Asks Trump to Halt Inbound Travel...

U.S. coronavirus infections surged to top the world amid warnings that the pandemic is accelerating in cities like New York, Chicago and Detroit, while a record......

 2020-04-01 22:18 

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More Coronavirus Testing is Occurring, But More is Needed...

Testing for coronavirus. It has proven one of the key ways to know where the disease is hitting us hardest. New data has given us a better idea of how well......

 2020-04-01 21:54 

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Grocery Stores Ordered to Cut Shopper Capacity in Half...

Across Connecticut last month, grocery stores were hit hard. There were 5.5 million shoppers who filled the aisles each week, up 1.5 million more than usual.......

 2020-04-01 21:45 

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Eerie Images Show Connecticut Highways Nearly Deserted Amid COVID-19 Outbreak...
 2020-04-01 21:33 

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Governor Announces 60-Day Grace Period for Insurance Payments...

The governor announced Wednesday a 60-day grace period for premium payments, policy cancellations and non-renewals of insurance policies beginning Wednesday,......

 2020-04-01 19:58 

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Therapy Dog Brings Joy to Nursing Home Residents Through Window...

Residents at Harbor Village Health and Rehabilitation Center in New London waited eagerly at their windows, some with their cameras at the ready. One resident......

 2020-04-01 19:35 

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Decrease in Flights Could Impact Weather Forecasts...

Airplanes collect important weather data everyday around the world. The data is directly uploaded into weather models and those weather models are what......

 2020-04-01 18:17 

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Five Inmates Test Positive for COVID-19 in Enfield...

Five Department of Correction inmates have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus in Enfield. Officials say all five individuals at the Willard-Cybulski......

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