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Some residents of New Britain, Conn., want to rename Paul Manafort Drive. (YouTube/CNN). August 10 at 6:37 AM. In New Britain, Conn., Paul Manafort Drive has been the site of at least one protest . It’s occasionally used as a backdrop for semi-ironic selfies . And a petition to rename the street after New Britain native and 2017 World Series MVP George Springer has just short of 1,700 signatures. But not everyone agrees that the name should be changed. That’s because Paul Manafort Drive, which runs alongside the campus of Central Connecticut State University for about half a mile, is named for Paul Manafort Sr., the late father of the embattled former Trump campaign manager. The elder Man... Full story

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