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Victims wait as rape kits go untested

News 8 Investigators Dawn Artis was asleep on her couch in her Hartford apartment. Her husband had left for a comedy club. She was alone with someone they both knew and trusted when she fell asleep.…
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Calls to stop savings plan proposal for low income people

Republicans assembled business leaders and financial planners Thursday to protest a plan from Democrats to have the state sponsor an IRA type retirement savings program that would operate at no cost to employers.…
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Sandy Hook memorial playground breaks ground

On a cold, windy April afternoon in Mystic, ground broke Thursday on what will be the 19th memorial playground honoring a young victim of the Sandy Hook School shooting in December 2012.…
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West Haven bank robbed at notepoint

A man made off with an undetermined amount of cash from the First Niagara Bank on Main Street after handing the teller a threatening note, police said.…
In this July 16, 2004, file photo is a gray wolf at the Wildlife Science Center in Forest Lake, Minn. (AP Photo/Dawn Villella, file)

Connecticut: DNA shows wolf-dog reports false

Connecticut environmental officials say DNA tests on samples from seven animals in North Stonington show they are domestic dogs with no recent wolf ancestors.…
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City launches New Haven Youth Map website

The city has just launched a new website to make it easier for parents to find all kinds of activities. The Youth Map site is more than two years in the making and it could have a big impact on for young people.…
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Conn. GOP criticizes retirement saving plan bill

Legislative Republicans and some financial planners are voicing opposition to a bill that would create a state-administered retirement savings plan for private-sector workers.…