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CBS: Obama decides not to release bin Laden photos

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According to CBS News, President Obama told a 60 minutes correspondent that he has decided to not release the photos of bin Laden’s body to the public. There will be more updates following the White House press briefing coming up at 2pm. [Read More]
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Poll: Should pics of bin Laden’s body be released?

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Should a photo of bin Laden’s body be released to the public?Market Research [Read More]
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Your tweets: Should bin Laden photos be published?

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We asked yesterday on Twitter what readers thought media organizations ought to do in the event that the White House releases photos of Osama bin Laden’s body, and got flooded with responses, a sampling of which is below: @djstevem: @connpost they should post them online if you want to look you can. To do it […] [Read More]
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A primer on how to pronounce Reince Priebus

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  Greenwich GOPers are flummoxed over how to pronounce Reince Priebus, the name of the new Republican National Committee chairman. Priebus is heading to Greenwich Wednesday for a private fundraising event at the home of GOP loyalists Steven and Leora Levy. One local GOP operative even asked Greenwich Time for a phonetic spelling of Priebus’ […] [Read More]
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Have your say: U.S. forces kill Osama bin Laden

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In a victory that Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hailed as “ten years in the making,” U.S. forces killed Osama bin Laden Sunday in a firefight at bin Laden’s hideout in Pakistan. We want to hear from you. Do you have memories you’d like to share of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks? What are your feelings […] [Read More]
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Reaction to killing of Osama bin Laden

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Here’s a sampling of statements from local, state and national political figures on the killing of Osama bin Laden: Gov. Dannel P. Malloy: “The news tonight that Osama bin Laden has been killed is 10 years in the making. As mayor of Stamford on 9/11, I remember waiting on the train platform there as scared, […] [Read More]
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AG opposes new “binge in a can” product

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Back in November,  state officials helped to KO the alcoholic energy drink Four Loko. Now, officials across the country, including Attorney General George Jepsen, are opposing a new drink that spawned in Four Loko’s absence, Colt 45′s Blast, which is  produced by the Pabst Brewing Company. The attorneys general are asking the company to reduce […] [Read More]
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Pequots: GOP made insensitive remark in budget plan

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The leaders of the Connecticut GOP had to figure there would be some people upset with their alternative budget. But they probably didn’t expect it to be for a turn of phrase instead of a proposed cut. According to NBC Connecticut, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe – which operates the Foxwoods Casino and MGM Grand – […] [Read More]
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