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Craig LeMoult

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Some States Find Ways To Restore Cut Food Stamp Funding

Saturday, March 01, 2014

This month, a new round of food stamp cuts is set to take effect. The farm bill passed last month closed a loophole called "Heat and Eat," saving the country about $8.5 billion over the next decade. Some states have found a way to restore that funding.

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How the New Haven Line Got the Deep Freeze

Monday, October 07, 2013

WSHU

Now that Metro North's New Haven Line is operating on a normal schedule for the first time in nearly two weeks, some are asking how the system was so vulnerable that a failure on a single power feeder line could cause such a problem.

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Commuters Try to Make the Best of Metro-North Problems

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Commuters faced another day of aggravation on Metro North Thursday following a loss of power for the trains, and it’s not yet clear when things might return to normal. Some train riders took things in stride, but that will likely become more difficult if the problems continue for weeks.

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After Newtown Tragedy, Some Schools Are All But Bulletproof

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

In the aftermath of the Newtown, Conn., shootings, many school districts have rethought their approach to keeping their students, staff and buildings safe. Those changes ran the gamut from adding door locks to arming teachers.

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Newtown Families Criticize Donation Payout Proposal

Friday, July 12, 2013

After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, millions of dollars were donated to help the people of Newtown, Conn. Who gets that money, and how it's divided, has become a contentious issue for families already struggling with their grief.

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Conn. Law May Discourage Mental Illness Sufferers From Help

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

After the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, states have taken steps to limit gun access for people with mental illness. In Connecticut, a new law requires psychiatric hospitals to report anyone who is voluntarily admitted, so the state can revoke any gun licenses they may hold. Some in the mental health community say it could prevent people from seeking psychiatric help.

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Two Daytime Soaps Return, But Will Fans Follow Online?

Saturday, April 27, 2013

When ABC cancelled the daytime soaps All My Children and One Life to Live in 2011, millions of fans suddenly found themselves left without their daily guilty pleasure. Both shows are re-launching Monday, but they won't be on any TV channel — the soaps are going online.

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Newtown Residents: Senate Gun Votes 'A Slap In The Face'

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Following the Senate's rejection Wednesday of a range of gun control measures, including universal background checks, many in Newtown, Conn., are reacting with surprise and disappointment. Neil Heslin, whose son Jesse was one of those killed, says Wednesday was "a shameful day for Washington."

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Connecticut Legislature Passes Gun Control Bill

Thursday, April 04, 2013

Following a total of more than 13 hours of respectful and at times somber debate, the Connecticut House of Representatives and State Senate voted in favor of the 139-page bill crafted by leaders from both major parties in the Democratic-controlled General Assembly.

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Connecticut, Long Island Dig Out from Winter Blizzard

Saturday, February 09, 2013

Connecticut and Suffolk County, Long Island, were among the areas hardest hit by the storm that blew through the region Friday night. The storm knocked out power to thousands and dumped almost three feet of snow in some areas.

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Murphy Beats Pro Wrestling Executive for Senate Seat

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Connecticut elected Democratic Congressman Chris Murphy to fill the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Joe Lieberman. Murphy defeated Republican Linda McMahon, who spent a fortune of her own money.

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McMahon, Murphy Win Conn. Senate Primaries

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

The fall campaign to fill retiring Senator Joe Lieberman’s seat is officially on in Connecticut. 

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Head of CT Utility Steps Down After Storm

Thursday, November 17, 2011

The CEO of Connecticut Light and Power submitted his resignation Thursday, as the utility faces investigations into its handling of massive power outages from two recent storms.

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Joe Lieberman Quips: When Regis Retires, I Retire

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut confirmed on Wednesday that he will not seek another term.

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Wrestling and Fighting Bog Down Final Days of CT Senate Race

Friday, October 29, 2010

It’s tough to avoid the temptation to use wrestling metaphors when reporting on the U.S. Senate race between former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Linda McMahon and her Democratic opponent Richard Blumenthal.

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McCain Campaigns in Connecticut

Sunday, February 03, 2008

GOP Presidential hopeful John McCain campaigned in Connecticut today. From WSHU in Fairfield, Connecticut, Craig LeMoult reports.

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