Connecticut

Camille Schrier, of Virginia, reacts reacts as she is crowned after winning the Miss America competition at the Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Conn., Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019. At rear is 2019 Miss. America Nia Franklin. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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December 19, 2019 - 10:53 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Organizers wanted to make it clear the 99th Miss America competition isn't your grandmother's beauty pageant, and their winner did just that on Thursday. Virginia biochemist Camille Schrier won the crown just minutes after wowing the crowd with science. Dressed in a lab...
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In this June 23, 2014 file photo, fighters from the Islamic State group parade in a commandeered Iraqi security forces armored vehicle on the main road in Mosul, Iraq.
(AP Photo, File)
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December 19, 2019 - 6:05 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 26-year-old Connecticut man who allegedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group's leader has been charged with attempting to provide material support to the terrorist group in Syria, federal prosecutors announced Thursday. Kevin McCormick, of Hamden, allegedly made...
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December 16, 2019 - 4:32 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A bullet whizzed into a pre-kindergartenclassroom filled with 11 children Monday, somehow missing everyone in the room as a shooting outside the school left one man injured. Police said the man, who had dropped off a child at the Catholic Academy of New Haven, was shot...
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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
AP Photo/Jimmy Golen
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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
Arnold Gold/New Haven Register via AP
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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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