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DOT: Q Bridge Cracks ‘Not A Safety Concern’

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation says that cracks found on the structure of New Haven’s Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge are “not a safety concern.”

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A manufacturer of automatic and semiautomatic AR-15 rifles is moving from New Britain, Connecticut, to Wyoming at the end of the year.

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Connecticut lawmakers have come up with competing plans to pay for Governor Lamont’s 10-year, $21 billion transportation infrastructure proposal. The latest has just been announced by House Democrats. It calls for truck-only tolls on 12 bridges across the state. 

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut has introduced federal legislation to close a loophole in the nation’s domestic violence laws.