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Theresa May: New Britain P.M. Common-Sense Conservative

Jackie Gingrich Cushman, While we in the United States are in the midst of a seemingly never-ending presidential race, Britain has managed to pick a new Prime Minister in under a month. We may be able to learn some lessons from the Brits. David Cameron announced on June 24, after losing the European Union referendum,

Connecticut becomes first state to pass $10.10 minimum wage

 Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy on Thursday signed into law a measure that will phase in the highest minimum wage of any U.S. state, in line with a push by Democrats nationwide to raise the entry-level wage. The bill, which was approved by state legislators a day earlier, will raise the state’s minimum hourly rate to

‘Hurting us real bad’: Missing 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver’s kin hope new search yields clues

FITCHBURG — The Oliver family will continue its search for missing 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver today, this time focusing on the area around Meadowbrook Village. Jeremiah has been missing since September and is feared dead, but his family is holding out hope that he will be found alive, according to his father, Jose Oliver, and uncle,