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Premium Content Malloy, Democrats: Return 'offensive' campaign dough

 September 18, 2014; Updated: 5:38 pm

Northeast Utilities donations in the name of Malloy donated spirit of state's campaign finance law, if not the letter of the law.

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Premium Content Maritime Society apt owner of New London lighthouses

 September 18, 2014; Updated: 12:01 am

Three for three; the New London Maritime Society deserves applause for winning possession of three iconic lighthouses.

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Premium Content Shipman was wrong, but so was reaction

 September 17, 2014; Updated: 12:07 am

It is not a good policy, particularly in a university setting, to force people out of their positions for saying unpopular things.

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Premium Content Tackling NFL violence

 September 16, 2014; Updated: 11:57 pm

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell must resign or be forced out.

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Premium Content 'Distressed' Preston? That's news to us

 September 16, 2014; Updated: 11:58 pm

The state's decision to place Preston on its list of the 25 most "distressed" municipalities raises questions about the criteria used to make that determination.

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Advantage of being a reluctant warrior

President Obama certainly didn't go looking for another war in the Middle East. Indeed, he contorted himself almost to the breaking point to avoid one. But as he explained to the country Wednesday night, he had no choice but to respond with...

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Connecticut, a Superior Court judge noted the other day, is a "second chance" state, a state whose criminal law offers offenders many options for avoiding convictions and permanent criminal records.

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