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US Interrogates Detainees in Yemen Prisons Rife With Torture

US Interrogates Detainees in Yemen Prisons Rife With Torture

Hundreds of men swept up in the hunt for al Qaeda militants have disappeared into a secret network of prisons in southern Yemen where abuse is routine and torture extreme — including the "grill," in which the...

2 hours ago

Church of England Head Says It 'Colluded With' Sex Abuse

Church of England Head Says It 'Colluded With' Sex Abuse

The head of the Church of England has said that the institution "colluded" with and helped to hide the long-term sexual abuse of young men by one of its former bishops. Justin Welby, the Archbishop of...

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:28 PM EDT

Yale-New Haven Health, L+M Affiliation Creating Jobs in New London

Yale-New Haven Health, L+M Affiliation Creating Jobs in New London

More jobs will be coming to New London as a direct result of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital's recent affiliation with Yale-New Haven Health.

37 minutes ago

London Fire: About 600 UK Buildings May Be 'Combustible'

 London Fire: About 600 UK Buildings May Be 'Combustible'

Some 600 buildings in England could have been fitted with flammable external panels like the ones believed to have contributed to a fire that killed at least 79 people in a west London apartment building, Prime...

18 minutes ago

Father Pins Down, Screams at 5-Year-Old During Daycare Event

Father Pins Down, Screams at 5-Year-Old During Daycare Event

A man invited to a Shelton day care for a Father's Day event allegedly picked up one of the children, yelled at him and pinned him to the ground.

2 hours ago

World Population to Reach 9.8 Billion in 2050: UN

World Population to Reach 9.8 Billion in 2050: UN

India's population is expected to surpass China's in about seven years and Nigeria is projected to overtake the United States and become the third most populous country in the world shortly before 2050, a...

22 minutes ago

Prince Philip Leaves Hospital 1 Day After Being Admitted

Prince Philip Leaves Hospital 1 Day After Being Admitted

Prince Philip has left the hospital, one day after being admitted for the treatment of an infection. Buckingham Palace said early Thursday. The palace said in a statement that the 96-year-old Duke of Edinburgh,...

19 minutes ago

1 Dead as Tropical Storm Makes Landfall in Louisiana

1 Dead as Tropical Storm Makes Landfall in Louisiana

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather Thursday with Tropical Storm Cindy, blamed for one death in Alabama, making landfall early Thursday, expected to keep churning seas and spin off...

48 minutes ago

Final Farewell for US Student Held Captive by North Korea

Final Farewell for US Student Held Captive by North Korea

The life of a 22-year-old college student who died this week after being detained for nearly a year and a half in North Korea will be celebrated in an Ohio hometown still stunned by his loss. Wyoming officials...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 at 01:17 AM EDT

Trump Calls for Stricter Limits on Welfare for Immigrants

Trump Calls for Stricter Limits on Welfare for Immigrants

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he'll pursue legislation that would bar immigrants from being eligible for welfare for at least five years — though most already are. Trump said at a rally in Cedar Rapids,...

NBC CT/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin' Donuts Park
NBC CT/Red Cross Blood Drive at Dunkin' Donuts Park
Start the summer on a lifesaving note by donating blood at the NBC Connecticut Blood Drive on Thursday, June 22 at Dunkin’ Donuts Park, home of the Yard Goats! Read more
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