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  1. Tesla Offers Concessions But Auto Group Still Cites 'Loophole'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Electric-car maker Tesla Motors on Tuesday offered to make some compromises to help state lawmakers pass legislation this year allowing direct sales to Connecticut consumers. Tesla currently operates a repair shop in Milford but state law prevents it from selling cars straight to consumers, who must buy the cars out-of-state.

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  2. Frontier Names New CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    McCarthy has risen through the ranks since joining the Stamford-based company in 1990. He was named president and chief operating officer in 2012.

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  3. Former Pratt Executive Named COO Of GenCorpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    The executive, Eileen Drake, had been president of the Pratt & Whitney AeroPower auxiliary power unit and small turbojet propulsion business. GenCorp Inc., based in Rancho Cordova, Calif., beefed up its management ranks Monday, two weeks after the head of its Aerojet Rocketdyne subsidiary left the company.

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  4. Petitioners Ask To Add Ailments To Medical Marijuana ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    Connecticut is adding three medical conditions to the original 11 that allow a person to buy and use marijuana. A state board of physicians will consider whether to add three more medical conditions to the list of ailments that allow people to buy and use marijuana in Connecticut.

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  5. Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority Announces Leadership ChangesRead the original story

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    The tribal authority that operates Mohegan Sun and two other casinos in Pennsylvania and New Jersey announced Monday several changes to its executive management structure as CEO Mitchell Grossinger Etess prepares to retire in the fall. On March 30, Robert J. "Bobby" Soper will become president of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority.

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  6. Cigna Closes On Purchase Of QualCare Alliance NetworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    Cigna Corp. has closed on the purchase of QualCare Alliance Networks Inc., a managed care company based in New Jersey. The deal comes as hospitals and insurers are pressed to improve patient health and outcomes while reducing costs.

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  7. Shareholder Urges Webster Financial To Spin Off Health Savings BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    A major shareholder in the parent of Webster Bank is urging the Waterbury-based lender to spin off its health savings account business, now the largest in the country. In a post on its website Monday, Kerrisdale Capital said Webster Financial Corp.'s HSA Bank unit could be worth $17 a share as a standalone company.

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  8. How Many Hours Does Passionate Entrepreneur Work? 'All of Them'Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Hartford Courant

    Flemming Tinker is president of Aperture Optical Sciences, a small company that makes precision reflective surfaces. The small company, based in Durham, makes reflective devices used in military, science, and space applications.

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  9. Lingering Confusion In Wake Of Anthem BreachRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Hartford Courant

    In this Feb. 5, 2015 file photo, the Anthem logo hangs at the health insurer's corporate headquarters in Indianapolis. Insurers aren't required to encrypt consumers' data under a 1990s federal law that remains the foundation for health care privacy in the Internet age _ a striking... FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2015 file photo, the Anthem logo hangs at the health insurer's corporate headquarters in Indianapolis.

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  10. Chief Of Kaman Corp Took Home $2.49M Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Hartford Courant

    The chief executive of Kaman Corp. in Bloomfield made $2.49 million last year, according to filings made Friday with securities regulators. While it appears that Keating's pay dropped precipitously, the lower number is due to the fact that Kaman calculates its long-term incentive pay months from now, and that pay is not included in Friday's report.

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  11. Uber security breach may have affected up to 50,000 driversRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Hartford Courant

    Up to 21,000 current and former Uber drivers in California may be affected by the data breach Uber detected in September 2014. Up to 21,000 current and former Uber drivers in California may be affected by the data breach Uber detected in September 2014.

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    Friday Feb 27 | Connecticut Post

    An Ansonia man facing up to 20 years in prison and a $1 million fine on drug trafficking and money laundering charges, pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court -- after twice stopping the proceedings to ask questions. James Costanzo , 35, wanted to know from U.S. Magistrate Judge Holly Fitzsimmons if the property confiscated from him, including houses in Ansonia, Waterbury and Florida, counted toward the $1 million fine he could potentially face.

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  13. Comptroller Selects Prudential To Administer State Retiree PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Hartford Courant

    The selection of Prudential came after the comptroller's office and the State Employees Retirement Commission reviewed four bids to run the state's 457 deferred compensation plan, the 403 plan and the alternative retirement system plan. "Our goal is to provide employees with the best opportunities to save, invest and prepare for retirement, Lembo said in a statement.

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  14. Former Aig Ceo Robert Benmosche Dies Of Cancer At 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Hartford Courant

    Former AIG President and CEO Robert Benmosche, who led the insurer's turnaround after its $182 billion government bailout, has died of lung cancer at age 70, the company announced Friday. Benmosche became AIG's CEO in August 2009.

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  15. MassMutual Reports Record Sales Of Whole Life, Retirement Plans In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Hartford Courant

    The Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. on Thursday reported 2014 financial results that included a company record for sales of whole-life insurance and retirement plans.

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  16. Magellan Health Reports Better Fourth-Quarter Earnings, Lower RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Net income for the fourth quarter was $21.57 million, or 82 cents per diluted share, compared with $18.5 million, or 67 cents per diluted share, during the same period in 2013. Earnings for the year were $79.4 million, or $2.90 per diluted share, down from $125.3 million, or $4.53 per diluted share, during the same period in 2013.

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  17. Home Health Company To Expand Connecticut Network With Purchase Of WillCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Almost Family, a home nursing services company with 14 offices in Connecticut, plans to pay up to $53 million to buy WillCare HealthCare, a Buffalo-based company with three Connecticut branches, both companies announced Wednesday. WillCare has branches in New Haven, Trumbull and Wethersfield.

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  18. Malloy Picks Pratt Officer, Army Reservist To Be Veterans ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is naming a U.S. Army reservist and ethics officer for Pratt & Whitney to oversee Connecticut's Department of Veterans Affairs. Connolly lives in Hebron and serves with the 655th Regional Support Group, headquartered at Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee, Massachusetts.

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  19. Moving Out: $1M Horse Farm In HebronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Robin Malkasian couldn't believe her luck when she found a 12.5-acre plot of farm land in Hebron. It was 1994, when large tracts of undeveloped land were getting harder to find, she said.

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  20. Spanish Company Iberdrola To Buy UIL Holdings For $3 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Iberdrola SA, a Spanish utility and wind power company, is buying Connecticut's UIL Holdings in a $3 billion strategic deal. The acquisition will combine Iberdrola's U.S. energy companies with UIL Holdings to create a new, $18 billion electricity and natural gas business with 3.1 million customers across the Northeast.

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