Connecticut

Sandy Hook shooting victims
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December 14, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Design plans for the permanent memorial honoring victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut have been scaled back as mourners gather on the seven-year anniversary of the shooting.
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Missing Connecticut 1-year-old girl
Ansonia Police Department
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December 03, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Police in Connecticut are looking for an ``endangered'' 1-year-old girl who went missing from a home where they are investigating a suspicious death.
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December 02, 2019 - 5:59 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut rabbi convicted of repeatedly sexually abusing a teenage boy more than a decade ago was sentenced Monday to 12 years in prison. Superior Court Judge Jon Alander imposed the punishment on Daniel Greer, 79, of New Haven, whose lawyer has said he expects to...
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A Connecticut man charged with fatally stabbing his pregnant wife because he thought she was a voodoo priestess who planned to kill him will pursue an insanity defense
Norwich PD
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November 25, 2019 - 6:01 pm
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut man charged with fatally stabbing his pregnant wife because he thought she was a voodoo priestess who planned to kill him will pursue an insanity defense. The Day reports that a lawyer for Patrick Antoine notified the state Monday that he would ``introduce...
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Climate protest Yale Harvard game
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November 24, 2019 - 11:46 am
Officials say 42 people have been charged with disorderly conduct after a protest interrupted a football game between archrivals Harvard and Yale.
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Climate protest
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November 23, 2019 - 6:26 pm
Protesters wearing the colors of both Harvard and Yale staged a sit-in at midfield of Yale Bowl during halftime of the 136th edition of the annual football rivalry known as The Game. Most left after about an hour when they were escorted off by police; about two dozen who remained were told by...
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Janet-Avalo-Alvarez, missing woman in Connecticut
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November 21, 2019 - 1:43 pm
The body of a missing bar owner in Wolcott, Conn. has been found in the woods, WABC reports.
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Paying bills
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November 16, 2019 - 4:44 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A new report shows nearly half of Connecticut households have an income that's insufficient to cover their basic needs. The Connecticut Self-Sufficiency Standard Report, released by the Connecticut Office of Health Care Strategy and State Comptroller Kevin Lembo, finds that...
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Remington
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November 16, 2019 - 3:14 pm
A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits in the aftermath of mass killings. The court this week allowed families of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre to sue the maker of the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 14, 2018 file photo, East Hampton, Conn., Police Chief Dennis Woessner addresses the Town Council in East Hampton. East Hampton officer Kevin P. Wilcox, has retired from the force after Committee for Civil Rights Under Law raised concerns about his membership with the Proud Boys, a far-right group known for engaging in violent clashes at political rallies. In September, Woessner told the civil rights organization that Wilcox’s Proud Boys membership didn’t violate department policies. (Jeff Mill/The Middletown Press via AP)
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November 13, 2019 - 3:23 pm
A Connecticut police officer who belonged to a far-right group accused a civil rights organization’s leader, who had complained to his department, of trying to “silence conservative voices,” according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press. In his letter, addressed to East Hampton’s police...
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