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There’s a shortage of the vaccine that helps people complete their immunization to the shingles virus.

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says he and other congressional Democrats have filed an amicus brief in support of lawsuits challenging the FCC’s recent repeal of net neutrality rules.

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As parents and students begin preparing for the start of a new school year, U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer of New York is warning that some supplies contain dangerous levels of toxic chemicals like asbestos and lead.

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Seniors in the Suffolk County Correctional System on Long Island can now take tai chi classes. They’re part of a new program that targets the needs of older male inmates.   

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The state of Connecticut is set to receive more than $10 million from the U.S. Department of Education to help school districts that took in displaced students from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands after Hurricane Maria.