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 2020-03-26 21:45 

CBS Connecticut

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Coronavirus Crisis: Unemployment Numbers Skyrocket In Mass....

More than 150,000 people filed for unemployment in Massachusetts last week. WBZ-TV's Christina Hager reports....

 2020-03-26 21:41 

New Haven Register

New Mexico regulators getting squeezed out of state building...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A powerful commission in charge of regulating utilities and other New Mexico businesses is being evicted from its state offices by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's administration. Officials with the Public Regulation Commission s...

 2020-03-26 21:41 

New Haven Register

Alert: Trump says he will visit Norfolk, Va., Saturday to see off Navy hospital ship heading to New York to aid virus response...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Trump says he will visit Norfolk, Va., Saturday to see off Navy hospital ship heading to New York to aid virus response....

 2020-03-26 21:40 

NBC Connecticut

Hartford Highlights Resources for Victims of Domestic Abuse...

The City of Hartford and Internal House are reminding domestic abuse victims that there are resources available to them if they need help. Experts have raised......

 2020-03-26 21:39 

NBC Sports

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Marcus Gilbert stays with Cardinals...

The Cardinals traded for offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert last year in what turned out to be a disappointing move, as Gilbert suffered a torn ACL over the summer and missed the season. But Gilbert will get....

 2020-03-26 21:39 

WSHU

What's Inside The Senate's $2 Trillion Coronavirus Aid Package...

Loading... The Senate has passed a roughly $2 trillion coronavirus response bill intended to speed relief across the American economy. This is the third aid package from Congress and is meant to keep businesses and individuals afloat during an unprecedent...

 2020-03-26 21:35 

WSHU

How Monoclonal Antibodies Might Prove Useful Against The Coronavirus...

When our bodies are invaded by a virus, our immune systems make particular proteins called antibodies to help fight off infection. Scientists working to quell the COVID-19 pandemic think it will be possible to figure out which antibodies are most potent i...

 2020-03-26 21:34 

New Haven Register

Hospital furloughs 300 workers amid virus's financial strain...

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - One of the largest hospital systems in northern Kentucky furloughed a quarter of its staff Thursday in order to financially sustain its clinical operations amid the spread of the new coronavirus, officials said. St. Claire HealthCare ...

 2020-03-26 21:34 

Republican-American

Today in History, March 27...

Today is Friday, March 27, the 87th day of 2020. There are 279 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 27, 2006, Al-Qaida conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui (zak-uh-REE......

 2020-03-26 21:33 

ESPN

Bridgewater not worried about filling Cam's shoes...

Teddy Bridgewater said he'll continue to just "be me" as the new QB of the Panthers, that he believes in himself and the talent around him, and that "I'm a winner."...

 2020-03-26 21:32 

Republican-American

Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation pledges $470K to help nonprofits impacted by pandemic...

TORRINGTON — Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation is pledging $470,000 to help nonprofits impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and is hoping other regional businesses and foundations will......

 2020-03-26 21:31 

New Haven Register

NY wants the nation's breathing machines, but supply is low...

New York's scramble to find enough breathing machines to treat its rapidly expanding legion of coronavirus patients illustrates a problem vexing hospitals and governments worldwide. In his nationally televised briefings this week, New York Gov. Andrew...

 2020-03-26 21:31 

WSHU

Kosovo Is In Turmoil After Coronavirus Controversy Helped Fell Its Government...

Heading into Wednesday evening, Kosovo had already been tangled in tumult. The Balkan country had seen dozens of confirmed cases of the coronavirus, and frustrations with the government's response had drawn residents onto their balconies — not t...

 2020-03-26 21:30 

Republican-American

Selectmen postpone approving permits for events expected to draw large crowds at Goshen Fairgrounds...

GOSHEN — The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the Board of Selectmen to postpone the usually routine action of approving permits for events expected to draw large crowds to the Goshen Fairgrounds......

 2020-03-26 21:30 

CBS Connecticut

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When Should You Get Tested For COVID-19? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Coronavirus Questions...

Dr. Mallika Marshall answers viewers' coronavirus questions....

 2020-03-26 21:27 

New Haven Register

New unemployment claims post steep growth in Utah...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Nearly 20,000 new people applied for unemployment in Utah last week, an explosive increase that's in line with national data released Thursday amid widespread business closures related to the new coronavirus. The food preparation...

 2020-03-26 21:27 

WTNH

Promising Yale study shows how N95s could be reprocessed in the midst of coronavirus...

It could potentially be a game changer for people on the front lines of fighting COVID-19....

 2020-03-26 21:25 

CBS Connecticut

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Maynard Gaming Lounge Makes Masks For Healthcare Workers With 3D Printer...

WBZ-TV's Tashanea Whitlow reports....

 2020-03-26 21:25 

NBC Sports

Bill Bartholomay, who moved Braves to Atlanta, dies at 91...

Former Braves owner Bill Bartholomay, who moved the franchise from Milwaukee to Atlanta in 1966, has died. He was 91 years old....

 2020-03-26 21:25 

NBC Connecticut

Patient at Connecticut Valley Hospital Tests Positive for COVID-19...

A patient at Connecticut Valley Hospital in Middletown has tested positive for the coronavirus, the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services announced......

 2020-03-26 21:20 

WTNH

Connecticut professional shares information on mortgage payments, foreclosures and stimulus checks...

With continuing job losses in Connecticut, some people are starting to feel the financial pressure that comes without receiving a paycheck. One concern is mortgage payments....

 2020-03-26 21:19 

WFSB

Healthcare workers call on government over concerns about equipment shortage...

As the coronavirus spreads, so do concerns about medical equipment....

 2020-03-26 21:18 

CBS Connecticut

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3 Bicyclists Hit By Car In Ipswich...

Three bicyclists were injured in a serious crash in Ipswich....

 2020-03-26 21:18 

NBC Sports

Signing college free agents is rare NHL business going on...

Because hockey at every level is on hiatus, signing college free agents is the only real business that can be done in the NHL right now....

 2020-03-26 21:17 

NBC Sports

Looking at the 2019-20 Carolina Hurricanes...

We continue with our team of the day series by taking a look at the 2019-20 Carolina Hurricanes season so far and where they stand....

 2020-03-26 21:17 

Republican-American

Vicious, evil people occupy Congress...

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and their minions in the Senate and House are vicious, evil people. They delayed needed rescue funds for......

 2020-03-26 21:17 

Republican-American

Governments of U.S., Connecticut doing harm to taxpayers...

The governments of Connecticut and the United States have destroyed our economy over a virus, with little hard data made available to the public. Business owners are draining their capital (savings......

 2020-03-26 21:17 

Republican-American

Schiff's actions are troubling...

There have been some disturbing reports about actions taken by Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., during the Democratic-controlled House's impeachment investigation of President Trump. Voters should......

 2020-03-26 21:17 

WTNH

Clinical Pharmacists want to help with COVID-19 testing...

We...

 2020-03-26 21:17 

WSHU

Iran Needs Help To Fight Coronavirus, But Delivering Aid Is A Challenge...

Iran is dealing with one of the worst outbreaks of the coronavirus in the world, with a death toll surpassing 2,200 people. But getting help into the country is hindered both by a truculent Iranian leadership and strong U.S. sanctions. On Sunday and Monda...

 2020-03-26 21:14 

NBC Sports

Harlem Globetrotter legend Fred 'Curly' Neal dies at age 77...

A brilliant ballhandler ahead of his time who entertained and influenced many, Harlem Globetrotter legend Fred...

 2020-03-26 21:13 

CBS Connecticut

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Man Arrested For Murder Of Woman In Mashpee Apartment...

A 46-year-old man has been arrested in the murder of a woman in Mashpee....

 2020-03-26 21:11 

New Haven Register

Settlement reached in death of electrocuted Santa Fe worker...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - The city of Santa Fe and the New Mexico Environment Department have reached a settlement involving a city employee who was fatally electrocuted in April 2019. The agreement came about a year after Tobin Williams was electrocuted whil...

 2020-03-26 21:10 

WSHU

Coronavirus Has Upended Our World. It's Ok To Grieve...

On weekday evenings, sisters Lesley Laine and Lisa Ingle stage online happy hours from the Southern California home they share. It's something they've been enjoying with local and faraway friends during this period of social distancing and self-is...

 2020-03-26 21:08 

New Haven Register

California swamped by jobless claims; LA virus cases rise...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California hired retired state workers and transferred other employees to help process an avalanche of over 1 million unemployment claims amid a surge of job losses from the coronavirus pandemic, the state said Thursday. The announcemen...

 2020-03-26 21:07 

CBS Connecticut

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7 Coronavirus Cases Reported At Revere Senior Living Facility...

Health officials announced there are 33 positive coronavirus cases in Revere, and seven of the cases have been identified as residents of the same nursing home. WBZ-TV's Nick Emmons reports....

 2020-03-26 21:06 

WTNH

More younger people testing positive, feeling symptoms of coronavirus...

The number of people testing positive for Covid-19 and hospitalized in Connecticut is increasing day by day....

 2020-03-26 21:05 

New Haven Register

Quincy woman works to provide wheelchairs for people in need...

QUINCY, Ill. (AP) - Mary Tieken's work continues, and her efforts are admittedly a genuine labor of love. For years, Tieken has helped coordinate a local project that collects and eventually distributes specially redesigned wheelchairs to populations ...

 2020-03-26 21:04 

NBC Sports

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Josh Allen "still floating on cloud nine" over Stefon Diggs trade...

Bills quarterback Josh Allen is sharing a house and a quarantine with Kyle Allen right now, which means he was around when his housemate learned that he'd been traded from Carolina to Washington this....

 2020-03-26 21:00 

Republican-American

Polk School in Watertown holds a teachers car parade for students...

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 2020-03-26 21:00 

NBC Connecticut

Golf Courses Take Measures to Keep Golfers Safe During Coronavirus Pandemic...

A beautiful day in Connecticut brought out a lot of golfers looking for some fresh air and a safe outdoor activity. "I just needed to get out of the house,"......

 2020-03-26 20:59 

New Haven Register

Virus outbreak hurts initiative drive sin Oregon...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - The coronavirus outbreak is affecting initiative signature drives and may lead to this year having the lowest number of such measures in decades. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports that initiatives dealing with subjects as gun control, ...

 2020-03-26 20:59 

WSHU

Child Welfare Advocates Fear Surge In Abuse Cases During Recession...

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 2020-03-26 20:59 

WSHU

The Biggest Distance-Learning Experiment In History: Week One...

For 6-year-old Sadie Hernandez, the first day of online school started at her round, wooden kitchen table in Jacksonville, Fla. She turned on an iPad and started talking to her first grade teacher, Robin Nelson. "Are you ready to do this online stuff?...

 2020-03-26 20:57 

New Haven Register

Fort Wayne jail releases 25 inmates early amid pandemic...

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) - Twenty-five jail inmates in Fort Wayne have received early releases amid the coronavirus pandemic, officials said. The Allen County Prosecutor's Office agreed to release certain inmates with less than 30 days remaining on misde...

 2020-03-26 20:56 

MyRecordJournal.com

3.3 million seek US jobless aid, nearly 5 times earlier high...

3.3 million seek US jobless aid, nearly 5 times earlier high- By Christopher RugaberWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week — almost five times the previous record set in 1982 — amid a w...

 2020-03-26 20:55 

New Haven Register

Longest-serving legislator won't seek re-election...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The nation's longest-serving legislator has decided to retire. Wisconsin state Sen. Fred Risser announced Thursday that he won't seek re-election. Risser, 92, has represented the Madison area in Legislature for 64 years, makin...

 2020-03-26 20:53 

Republican-American

Latest data from state: Updated maps, charts (who and where)...

Here is the Thursday update from the Connecticut Department of Public Health on the coronavirus emergency: THIURSDAY'S COMPLETE REPORT...

 2020-03-26 20:50 

NBC Connecticut

East Haven Resident Dies of Coronavirus...

An 80-year-old woman from East Haven has died from the coronavirus, town officials confirmed Thursday. "We are deeply saddened to announce that an East Haven......

 2020-03-26 20:50 

ESPN

Sources: NBA executives to see 20% salary cut...

The NBA is reducing base salaries by 20% for about 100 of the league office's top-earning executives around the world, sources tell ESPN....

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