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9:47 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Conn. unemployment numbers flat in June

Job growth in Connecticut was essentially flat in June. That's according to the latest unemployment numbers released by the state labor department. The state's unemployment rate edged up slightly from 8 percent in May to 8.1 percent.


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Business
9:42 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Conn. bank settles Madoff lawsuits

Westport National Bank will pay more than $7 million to about 240 investors, who lost millions in Bernie Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme.


Newtown donations
11:00 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Committee divides up United Way money for Newtown families

The committee tasked with distributing $7.7 million collected by the United Way for families of the Newtown shooting victims announced Wednesday how that money will be divided. The distribution of millions of additional dollars remains controversial.


Lieutenant Governor
10:51 am
Thu July 18, 2013

In Conn., Lieutenant Governor has more of a role than in some other states

Conn. Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman
Credit WSHU file photo by Craig LeMoult

Connecticut Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman spoke to her counterparts from around the country Thursday at the annual conference of The National Lieutenant Governors Association. Wyman spoke with WSHU and reflected on how her role is different from some other Lieutenant Governors.

Real Estate
10:23 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Survey finds New Yorkers optimistic about the real estate market

A survey released on Wednesday finds that for the first time in nearly four years New Yorkers are positive about the real estate market. The Siena College Research Institute survey finds New York City and Long Island residents as well as a plurality of upstaters predict an improving real estate market in the upcoming year.


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