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State Capitol Evacuated After Fire Alarm Went Off

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State Capitol Evacuated After Fire Alarm Went Off


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New MBTA Train Cars Being Shipped From China Next Month

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New MBTA Train Cars Being Shipped From China Next Month


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Celebrate Halloween with a road race, haunted house, or concert

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Celebrate Halloween with a road race, haunted house, or concert


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Keller @ Large: Hey Amazon, Don’t Waste Your Time With New Hampshire

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Keller @ Large: Hey Amazon, Don’t Waste Your Time With New Hampshire


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An uneasy Florida braces for white supremacist speech and protests

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An uneasy Florida braces for white supremacist speech and protests


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Gordon Hayward’s Surgery For Ankle, Leg Injury Went ‘Great’, Wife Says

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Gordon Hayward’s Surgery For Ankle, Leg Injury Went ‘Great’, Wife Says


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US regulators approve 2nd gene therapy for blood cancer

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US regulators approve 2nd gene therapy for blood cancer


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  • Assistant State's Attorney Goes By 'Coach' To Hartford Teens
    Assistant State's Attorney Goes By 'Coach' To Hartford Teens

    , courant.com

    To a young baseball player, the calendar year seems to be defined by the game. The weather turns cold and fall ball turns to winter workouts. School lets out and the spring schedule turns to summer season. That’s also true for Matthew Weiner, the pitching coach of Hartford’s American Legion team, but baseball is just one part of a demanding calendar of his own
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Politics & Government

  • Elections Agency To Probe Middletown Mayor Drew's Fundraising, Top Drew Aide Quits
    Elections Agency To Probe Middletown Mayor Drew's Fundraising, Top Drew Aide Quits

    , courant.com

    The State Elections Enforcement Commission opened an investigation Wednesday into Middletown Mayor Daniel Drew’s controversial use last month of a list of city employees to solicit donations for his gubernatorial campaign. The decision to initiate that probe came on the same day that Drew announced that his top mayoral aide, Geoff Luxenberg, has resigned from the new $76,905-a-year city job he had only started in August
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Business

  • Record highs for major US stock indexes; Dow passes 23,000
    Record highs for major US stock indexes; Dow passes 23,000

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    (AP) — A day of modest gains on Wall Street resulted in more milestones for U.S. stocks Wednesday as the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 23,000 points for the first time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index and Nasdaq composite also finished at record highs. Technology stocks and financial companies led the gainers as investors weighed the latest batch of company earnings
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Health

  • US regulators approve 2nd gene therapy for blood cancer
    US regulators approve 2nd gene therapy for blood cancer

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    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators on Wednesday approved a second gene therapy for a blood cancer, a one-time, custom-made treatment for aggressive lymphoma in adults. The Food and Drug Administration allowed sales of the treatment from Kite Pharma. It uses the same technology, called CAR-T, as the first gene therapy approved in the U.S. in August, a treatment for childhood leukemia from Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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Society & Culture

  • Vape Pen Battery Explodes In Student’s Backpack
    Vape Pen Battery Explodes In Student’s Backpack

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    NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A school bus had quite the scare in Massachusetts after a student’s backpack burst into flames. Police say the fire happened around 7:15 a.m. Wednesday in Northbridge as the students were heading to Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School. The bus driver was able to evacuate the students and use a fire extinguisher to put out the blaze
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Entertainment & Arts

  • HSO To Play Live Score During Giant 'Harry Potter' Film Screening
    HSO To Play Live Score During Giant 'Harry Potter' Film Screening

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    At one point in "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," Harry, Hermione and Ron battle a troll in the Hogwarts restroom. In the film, John Williams' music, heavy on the low brass, scores the epic fight, which ends with the troll collapsed face-down on the floor. John Jesensky loves the troll battle. Jesensky used that scene to explain the fun of the upcoming "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in Concert," which he will conduct at The Bushnell in Hartford
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