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Rep. Chris Murphy and Linda McMahon (file / credits: Office of Chris Murphy, Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Poll: Murphy, McMahon Lead In Connecticut U.S. Senate Race

According to the new Quinnipiac University poll, former WWE executive Linda McMahon has a commanding 59 to 33 lead over former Rep. Chris Shays in the fight for the Republican nomination to replace the retiring Sen. Joe Lieberman.

06/06/2012

Linda McMahon (file / credit: Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Poll: McMahon Leads Shays In Conn. U.S. Senate Race

A new poll shows former wrestling executive Linda McMahon still leading in Connecticut’s Republican Senate primary, but former Rep. Chris Shays has gained some ground and fares better against potential Democratic challengers in a general election.

03/22/2012

FILE:  Opening fireworks as WrestleMania 25 at Reliant Stadium begins on April 5, 2009 in Houston, Texas.  (credit: Bill Olive/Getty Images)

WWE Announces WrestleMania Coming To MetLife Stadium Next Year

Gov. Chris Christie held a news conference Thursday, along with the owners of the New York Giants and Jets, the NFL teams that co-own the stadium, at the two-year-old stadium to announce the details.

02/16/2012

George Clooney and Stacey Keibler  (credit: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images)

Gotham Gossipist: Stacy Keibler Is Fashion Week’s Newest It-Girl

There are some perks that come along with dating George Clooney. The first is that you’re dating George Clooney. The second is that you automatically become a household name.

02/03/2012

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, left, shakes hands with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman as NBC Sports Group Chairman Mark Lazarus, center, looks on, during a news conference at the future site of NBC Sports Group in Stamford, Conn., Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

NBC Sports Moving To Stamford; Deal To Bring 450 Jobs

The state of Connecticut is lending $20 million to NBC Sports in a deal creating 450 jobs in the state as the sports entertainment company leaves New York.

10/25/2011

Linda McMahon campaigns in Vernon, CT - Nov 1, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Linda McMahon Officially Launches New Bid For U.S. Senate From Connecticut

Former wrestling executive Linda McMahon has made it official, announcing her plans to seek for a second time the Republican endorsement for Connecticut’s U.S. Senate seat.

09/20/2011

Chris Shays and Linda McMahon (file / credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Quinnipiac Poll: McMahon Leads Shays In Connecticut U.S. Senate Race

Former wrestling executive Linda McMahon would defeat former U.S. Rep. Chris Shays in a probable Republican primary for U.S. Senate if the election were held today, according to a Quinnipiac poll.

09/16/2011

Linda McMahon (file / credit: Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Report: Linda McMahon To Announce New Run For Senate Soon

Linda McMahon is like many of her WWE fighters. She gets knocked down, but doesn’t stay down.

09/14/2011

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

B&C Morning Show VIDEO: WWE Divas Kelly Kelly, Bella Twins In The Allstate Studio

WWE Divas Kelly Kelly and The Bella Twins stopped by to pay Boomer & Craig an in-studio visit on Monday — and it’s safe to say we were all quite taken by their beauty.

WFAN–06/15/2011

A fan of the Gonzaga Bulldogs holds up a sign reading 'Pepsi Center Upset Center' after his team defeated the St. John's Red Storm in the second round of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament at Pepsi Center on March 17, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hot Topic: March 18

We were all set for a crazy couple of weeks following St. John’s in the NCAA Tournament. Whoops. The Johnnies tapped into their inner Norm Roberts, upended by Gonzaga on Thursday night.

WFAN–03/18/2011

Richard Blumenthal campaigns in Middletown, CT - Nov 1, 2010 - AP Photo/Stephan Savoia and Linda McMahon is seen after voting in Greenwich, CT - Nov 2, 2010 - AP Photo/Charles Krupa

Blumenthal Takes Out McMahon In Conn. Senate Battle

Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal was elected to the Senate on Tuesday in a bruising cage-fight of a campaign against pro wrestling mogul Linda McMahon, extending the Democrats’ hold on the seat.

11/02/2010

Blumenthal (L), McMahon (R) (Photo/AFP/Getty Images)

Blumenthal, McMahon Stump For Last-Minute Votes

Democrat Richard Blumenthal and Republican Linda McMahon traveled across the state on Monday to meet with committed supporters in their Senate race.

11/01/2010

A voting machine is seen in Oakville, CT - Aug 8, 2006 - Photo: Bob Falcetti/Getty Images

Expect Wrestling Swag At The Polls In Connecticut

The WWE will be giving away goodies near voting booths on Tuesday for the Connecticut elections.

10/29/2010

Linda McMahon campaigns in Waterbury, CT - Oct 23, 2010 - AP Photo/Jessica Hill

Are You Allowed To Wear WWE Garb At The Polls?

WWE CEO Vince McMahon filed a federal lawsuit seeking to stop local election workers from asking WWE fans to cover up their wrestling garb at the polls.

10/27/2010

Linda McMahon (Photo by Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Wrestler’s Dad Slams McMahon In Conn. Senate Race

The father of a wrestler who killed himself and his family is asking voters to reject Republican Linda McMahon, the former World Wrestling Entertainment CEO.

10/25/2010

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