Clinton, Trump battle fiercely over taxes, race, terror

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks during the presidential debate with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (Rick T. Wilking/Pool via AP)

In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings secret from voters and peddling a "racist lie" about President Barack Obama. Businessman Trump repeatedly cast Clinton as a "typical politician" as he sought to capitalize on Americans' frustration with Washington.

Von Schlippe gallery supporters will plead their case to UConn board

The University of Connecticut closed the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art to the public this summer, but a group is still fighting to reopen it.

Fact-checking the first Donald Trump-Hillary Clinton debate

Hillary Clinton: “Well, I hope the fact checkers are turning up the volume and really working hard."

World War II vets take flight on rare B-17 bomber, same they flew in World War II

The Collings Foundation's TF-51D Mustang

Vincent "Bill" Purple, 92, of Petersham, Mass., and Louis A Fournier, 92, of Warwick, R.I., flew into Groton Monday on a restored B-17, one of four restored World War II-era aircraft on display at the Groton-New London Airport until noon on Thursday, and the same type of bomber they flew in combat...

 Vintage WWII Aircraft Visit

Even with rainfall this week, drought expected to persist through the fall

While rainfall of up to 2 inches expected this week will ease the strain on the region’s water supply, it won’t be enough to make up for the drought conditions that began this summer and are expected to persist into the fall.

Police identify man injured in New London shooting

New London police officers ease a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the ground after he appeared to faint on Crystal Avenue before the arrival of EMTs Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. The man appeared to have been shot on Cole Street at Adelaide Street and then walked to the area of 159 Crystal Ave. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

One man was shot Tuesday afternoon in the area of Adelaide Street, Deputy Chief Peter Reichard said.

Crash victim sues state over black ice on Gold Star Bridge

The bridge remained untreated at 6:38 a.m. on Dec. 12, 2011, when Dartmouth, Mass., resident Barry Graham's pickup truck rolled on its right side about a tenth of a mile south of the Groton town line and collided with the bridge structure, coming to rest facing south.

Trump impersonator a Trump rally puzzler

Trump bashing took center stage at a pre-debate event at Foxwoods dominated by Trump supporters.

Debate should make country's choice clear

The differences between the candidates were stark. Only one is prepared to serve as president.

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From yeoman to legend, Arnold Palmer changed golf

Arnold Palmer's flare and working-class roots made golf accessible to the masses and changed the appeal of the game forever.

Treat police, public equally and release arrest report

Arrest reports are public records and should be released promptly, whether or not the person arrested is a state trooper.

Deals of necessity to keep defense-industry jobs

Giving additional incentives to vastly lucrative corporations may be hard to take, but losing the jobs if they move elsewhere would be tougher to deal with.

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