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  • ted kennedy jr
  • Two people briefed on the decision said Monday the son of the late U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts will announce Tuesday evening he intends to seek the Democratic nomination for the 12th Senatorial District.
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  • connecticut new gun laws take effect
  • Connecticut State Police are reminding firearms owners that state regulations on long guns will change Tuesday.
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  • A bill pushed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to increase Connecticut's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by 2017 has cleared a key legislative hurdle.
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  • A newly created legislative task force charged with studying the importation of puppies into Connecticut from so-called puppy mills is meeting for the first time.
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  • Connecticut lawmakers are considering a number of bills that would reinstitute highway tolls.
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  • Three-term U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy easily won the backing of Connecticut Democrats Saturday for the U.S. Senate.
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  • Lisa Colagrossi reports
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  • richard blumenthal
  • The admission by Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal that he "misspoke" has bolstered Republican hopes.
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  • Connecticut Democratic Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal concededs he has "misspoken" in claiming he served in Vietnam.
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  • Jamie Roth reports
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  • richard blumenthal
  • Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal never served in Vietnam, despite statements to the contrary, the New York Times reports.
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