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Wrongfully Convicted Man Could Ask CT for $8M
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Wrongfully Convicted Man Could Ask CT for $8M

A Wallingford man could ask the state of Connecticut for as much as $8 million in damages after spending more than two decades in prison after being wrongfully convicted of raping and murdering Barbara Pelkey. Read »

19 minutes ago
Alderman Admits to Drunken Outburst at Mayor's Office

Alderman Admits to Drunken Outburst at Mayor's Office

The chair of the New Britain Board of Aldermen has stepped down after an alleged drunken outburst at Mayor... Read »

4 hours ago
U.S. to Accuse Russia of Breaching Nuclear Treaty

U.S. to Accuse Russia of Breaching Nuclear Treaty

President Barack Obama has notified Russian President Vladimir Putin that the U.S. will cite his country... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to... Read »

32 minutes ago
Former Westport Teacher, Coach Pleads in Rape Case

Former Westport Teacher, Coach Pleads in Rape Case

A former swim coach and math teacher at Staples High School in Westport has pleaded guilty to raping two... Read »

2 hours ago
Counselor Put Hands Around Camper's Throat: Cops

Counselor Put Hands Around Camper's Throat: Cops

Newington police have arrested a camp counselor who is accused of putting his hands around an 8-year-old... Read »

2 hours ago
35 Percent in US Facing Debt Collectors: Study

35 Percent in US Facing Debt Collectors: Study

More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection... Read »

2 hours ago
Palestinians Propose 24-Hour Cease-Fire in Gaza

Palestinians Propose 24-Hour Cease-Fire in Gaza

Palestinian leaders announced that they were willing to declare a 24-hour cease-fire on Tuesday, NBC News reported. Read »

2 hours ago
What Is the U.S. Military's New Mission in Iraq?

What Is the U.S. Military's New Mission in Iraq?

President Obama announced on Thursday that 300 American troops acting as "military advisers" will... Read »

Jun 20, 2014
Idea to Improve Airport Security Could Pay $15,000

Idea to Improve Airport Security Could Pay $15,000

Got an idea on how to speed up security checkpoints at U.S. airports? If so, that idea could be worth as much... Read »

2 hours ago
Whale Watching Boat Stranded Overnight

Whale Watching Boat Stranded Overnight

A whale watching boat that got stuck off the shore of Salem, Massachusetts, stranding 163 passengers overnight, has... Read »

3 hours ago
Part of Route 79 Closed in Madison After Crash

Part of Route 79 Closed in Madison After Crash

About a mile of Route 79 in Madison is expected to be closed for hours after a car hit a telephone pole on... Read »

54 minutes ago
Metro-North Train Car Out of Service After Fire

Metro-North Train Car Out of Service After Fire

A Metro-North train was evacuated in Fairfield after a fire this morning and a train car has been taken out... Read »

2 hours ago
West Haven Dad Delivers Baby in Bathroom

West Haven Dad Delivers Baby in Bathroom

A West Haven father delivered his baby in a toilet after his wife suddenly went into labor soon after a doctor sent... Watch »

2 hours ago
Traffic Moving Again After I-95 Crash in Branford

Traffic Moving Again After I-95 Crash in Branford

Traffic was congested on Interstate 95 in the southbound direction in Branford on Tuesday morning after... Read »

4 hours ago
Tractor Trailer Crash Cleared from I-84 East

Tractor Trailer Crash Cleared from I-84 East

Lanes closed due to a tractor trailer crash in Danbury on Interstate 84 on Monday have reopened. Read »

6 hours ago
Fuel Tanks Hit at Gaza’s Only Power Plant

Fuel Tanks Hit at Gaza’s Only Power Plant

The fuel tanks at Gaza’s only power plant came under attack early Tuesday and the facility’s general... Read »

4 hours ago
Woman Left Child in 140-Degree Car: Police

Woman Left Child in 140-Degree Car: Police

East Hartford police arrested a woman who is accused of leaving a child in a 140-degree car for hours while she was... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
FBI Says It's Not Hiding Oklahoma City Bombing Videos

FBI Says It's Not Hiding Oklahoma City Bombing Videos

The FBI thoroughly searched its archives and found no evidence that more videos of the Oklahoma City bombing exist... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Drone Almost Blocks California Firefighting Planes

Drone Almost Blocks California Firefighting Planes

A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack... Read »

5 hours ago
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