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Who's liable for a horse bite?
6:30 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

Conn. Supreme Court to determine if horses are innately vicious

Credit AP Photo/Scott Sonner

The Connecticut Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether horses are a naturally vicious species. The case stems from an incident in which a boy was bitten by a horse in Milford.  At issue is what state law says about liability in cases like these.

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It can wait
1:24 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

NYS Thruway to offer more places to pull over and text

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo discusses state initiative to provide more places to pull over and text while driving on the NY State Thruway
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  New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says the state thruway will offer more places to pull over and answer text messages or make cell phone calls. It’s part of the state’s continuing effort to discourage texting while driving.

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Election 2013
5:00 am
Mon September 23, 2013

After the Democratic primary, Stamford mayoral candidates gear up

Republican candidate Mike Fedele in his office in Stamford.
Kaomi Goetz

  Now that the Democratic mayoral primary in Stamford is over, both major party candidates are gearing up for the final weeks in what promises to be a close race. 

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Training legislation stalled in Senate
6:42 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Blumenthal calls for passage of green jobs bill

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal
Credit WSHU file photo

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says bipartisan federal legislation that could create jobs, save energy and protect the environment has been sitting in congress since April, and he's calling on lawmakers to act on it.

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Conn. renewable energy portfolio
6:32 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Conn. selects wind farm and solar project to expand state's renewable energy

Credit AP Photo/Matt Young

Connecticut environmental officials announced Friday that the state has chosen a wind energy farm and a solar energy project to help diversify the state’s energy portfolio. The solar installation will be in Connecticut, but the wind farm will not be.

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