by Christine Stuart | August 9, 2016 3:50pm
Connecticut has not faced a natural disaster this year, but “now is not the time to be complacent,” Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Tuesday.
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by Christine Stuart | April 14, 2016 1:08pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and local elected officials got their first glimpse Thursday at New England’s first Amazon fulfillment center.
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by Christine Stuart | May 4, 2015 5:30am
The Auditors of Public Accounts on Friday told Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that National Science Foundation awards to the University of Connecticut and a private company were frozen while the federal agency investigates a potential conflict of interest.
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by Cara Rosner | March 27, 2015 3:09pm
State Attorney General George Jepsen has created a new department within his office that will focus solely on investigations and legal action related to privacy and data security.
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by Cara Rosner | March 3, 2015 1:00pm
Connecticut residents can now have a database of pharmacies, dialysis centers and oxygen suppliers at their fingertips during an emergency, state officials announced Monday.
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by Christine Stuart | December 5, 2014 2:12pm
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal wants consumers to beware of the dangers of using mobile shopping applications.
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by Madeline Stocker | June 13, 2014 12:00pm
A recently-launched database will give Connecticut citizens unprecedented access to widespread amounts of raw government data, information that has been previously unpublished or buried deep in the recesses of agency websites.
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by Christine Stuart | May 27, 2014 12:00pm
The Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds, along with a coalition of institutional investors, called on tech giant Google Inc. to increase its disclosure of its lobbying activities.
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by Lon Seidman | May 14, 2014 6:49am
Astronaut and Waterbury native Rick Mastracchio landed safely aboard a Russian Soyuz capsule at 9:58 p.m. EST Tuesday evening, capping an eventful six months aboard the International Space Station both in orbit and on the ground as relations between the United States and Russia deteriorated.
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by Christine Stuart | March 28, 2014 2:13pm
The state Bond Commission released funding Friday for a number of projects, including $25 million for two technology companies and Pitney Bowes.
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