Stories tagged: connecticut
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019
Ernest “Mac” McCauley, 75, of Long Beach, California, had been flying the “Nine-o-Nine” B-17 for the Collings Foundation on several visits to Spokane of the Wings of Freedom Tour. The …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019
New York state, New York City, Connecticut and Vermont sued the federal government Tuesday over new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use public assistance including …
Wed., July 31, 2019
Connecticut is joining other states in investigating vaping manufacturer Juul Labs
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019
Twenty years after the deadly attack at Columbine High School, polls consistently capture growing fears among American parents that their children face imminent danger whenever they go to school.
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018
Freshman Christyn Williams scored a career-high 28 points on 11-of-16 shooting and No. 2 Connecticut never lost the lead after the 6:36 mark of the first quarter in dominating No. …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018
Archaeologists are marveling at the site of a 1600s Native American fort in Connecticut that was uncovered as part of a rail bridge replacement project.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018
A 53-year-old man has been arrested in connection with more than 100 synthetic-marijuana overdoses, many of them in the same New Haven park, after authorities say they caught him with …
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2018
Six states and New York City sued the federal government Wednesday, joining other cities and states who say the government is trying to unlawfully force “sanctuary” communities to engage in …
Fri., June 8, 2018
Marilyn Monroe’s rear is getting some leers in Connecticut.
Tue., May 8, 2018
A former Connecticut substitute teacher accused of organizing a student fight club is pleading not guilty.
Thu., May 3, 2018
A Connecticut woman’s call to police to report domestic violence led to a standoff and explosion in a barn behind her home that left one person dead and nine officers …
Fri., April 13, 2018
A man killed his wife – who was also his daughter – and their 7-month-old son before taking his own life after the woman broke up with him, according to …
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018
New Jersey and Connecticut are joining New York in planning to sue Washington over the Republican-led federal tax overhaul, the Democratic governors of the three states announced Friday.
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018
Grammy, Emmy and Tony-award winning artist Cyndi Lauper has sold her Connecticut home of more three decades.
Mon., Jan. 8, 2018
Rutgers is back in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll for the first time since 2015. The Scarlet Knights jumped into the AP Top 25 on Monday at No. 21, …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017
Five years after Sandy Hook, it is still far too easy for evil people to get guns and use them on schoolchildren, congregations, movie fans, ballplayers, concertgoers.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017
The UConn Huskies are still the team to beat, remaining No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll. The Huskies (3-0) routed then-No. 20 California and No. 15 Maryland …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017
The UConn Huskies continue their run at No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll. The Huskies (1-0) routed then-No. 10 Stanford in the season opener on Sunday. UConn …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017
There was evidence the Newtown school shooter had an interest in children that could be categorized as pedophilia, but there was no proof he ever acted on it, according to …
Wed., May 31, 2017
Tony Moreno, convicted of throwing his infant son off the Arrigoni Bridge in 2015, was sentenced Wednesday to 70 years in prison.
Thu., April 27, 2017
Authorities say a Connecticut man is under arrest after massive amounts of explosive black powder were found in nearly every room of his home, enough to potentially blow up his …
Mon., April 3, 2017
A university in Connecticut is mourning the death of a 20-year-old student who died Sunday after apparently choking in a pancake-eating contest.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017
Officials are tracking a Russian spy ship that cruised up the East Coast to within 30 miles of the U.S. Naval Submarine Base in Groton Wednesday in what some lawmakers …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
UConn is bringing back Randy Edsall as coach, hoping to turn around the Huskies by rehiring the winningest coach in school history.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016
A former UConn soccer player who lost her scholarship after giving the middle finger to a television camera plans to sue the school, calling her punishment excessive.
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016
After two more road victories, UConn is now the unanimous No. 1 in women’s hoops.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016
A Connecticut couple is facing charges after police say they engaged in sexual activity in a parked car with a 6-year-old boy in the back seat.
Tue., Nov. 15, 2016
The families of some of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims Tuesday appealed a Superior Court judge’s ruling dismissing their lawsuit against the manufacturer of the gun used in …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
A Connecticut school district is banning clown costumes and any “symbols of terror” during this year’s Halloween season as authorities investigate the authenticity of a number of clown-related social media …
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016
The Connecticut Supreme Court on Monday overturned a $12 million jury verdict against the Boy Scouts of America – the largest ever against the organization – in the case of …