Connecticut

Outdoor dining Connecticut coronavirus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 8:50 am
Gov. Ned Lamont told WCBS 880 Thursday that Connecticut is not considering a pause on indoor dining but that the state’s reopening could be rolled back if residents let down their guard and cases begin to rise in the state as they have elsewhere in the U.S.
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Rebekah Sager
June 30, 2020 - 12:07 pm
New York has added California travelers to its mandatory 14-day self-quarantine list. In addition to California, other states include AL, AR, AZ, FL, GA, IA, ID, LA, MS, NC, NV, SC, TN, TX, and UT.
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Christopher Columbus
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 8:11 pm
Crews removed a statue of Christopher Columbus from its pedestal about a block from the state Capitol in Connecticut early Monday morning amid national conversations about the explorer's legacy.
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Cove Island Park, Connecticut
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 27, 2020 - 4:06 pm
A social media video showing a white man calling the police on a group of Black and Hispanic men in Connecticut has prompted a police investigation and is drawing comparisons to a similar incident in New York’s Central Park last month.
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Ned Lamont
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 26, 2020 - 8:24 am
Gov. Ned Lamont joined WCBS 880’s Steve Scott on Friday morning, a day after announcing his plan to have students back in classrooms in the fall and two days after joining Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Gov. Phil Murphy to announce a mandatory quarantine for travelers coming to the Tri-State from...
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Ned Lamont
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 25, 2020 - 5:22 pm
Connecticut Gov. New Lamont on Thursday unveiled a plan to bring students back to their classrooms this fall.
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Alexander Hassinger
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 25, 2020 - 1:49 pm
A Connecticut man charged with threatening to shoot police on social media said Thursday that the posting was a satirical response to a video showing what he called police misconduct in Georgia.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 24, 2020 - 11:47 am
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are imposing a 14-day quarantine on travelers coming in from states with high coronavirus infection rates.
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Coronavirus NYC
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 23, 2020 - 5:52 pm
New York, New Jersey are among the only states in the country on track to containing the coronavirus outbreak, according to a group of epidemiologists tracking the numbers.
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Gov. Ned Lamont
CT House Republicans
Sean Adams
June 17, 2020 - 9:04 am
Another round of businesses are reopening in Connecticut as Gov. Ned Lamont loosens some of the restrictions around gatherings.
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