Woman struck by foul ball sues Red Sox owner

Woman injured when struck by foul ball at Fenway Park sues Red Sox principal owner

Police: 77-year-old, mistaken for homeless, was kidnapped

Police: 77-year-old Danbury man kidnapped after man though he was homeless

DMV commissioner: 'In no way are we out of the woods yet'

Motor Vehicles Commissioner Andres Ayala Jr. said Wednesday that wait times at branch offices are improving, but he can't predict when long lines brought on by a new computer system will ease.

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Speakers at New London public hearing favor Army Corps dredging plan

Speakers at a public hearing Thursday almost unanimously endorsed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' proposed 30-year dredging plan for Long Island Sound.

Emails: From day one, state DOT pushed hard promoting bus system

As the $567 million bus-only corridor between Hartford and New Britain began operating this spring, state officials worked behind the scenes to shape public opinion of the project that has been a lightning rod for criticism because of its cost.

Mass. chewing tobacco ban gets boost from public health advocates

Proposed ban on chewing tobacco at Boston ballparks gets boost from public health advocates

Worcester woman killed driving wrong way on highway

Police: Worcester woman killed while driving wrong way on I-190, hitting 2 cars

Connecticut 'super lice' resistant to some treatments, study finds

As students and families across Greater New Haven prepared for the start of school, new research was released showing some types of head lice in Connecticut have developed genes to resist over-the-counter treatments.

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Dear Gov. Malloy: Give Sen. Andrew Maynard a job

Let the senator recover from his brain injury in a less prominent role in state government.

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Car accident closes portion of Route 156 in Waterford

Motorists are being asked to avoid Route 156 after a car struck and damaged an utility pole in the area of Waterford High School.

Motorcyclist in fair condition following East Lyme accident

A motorcyclist was injured Wednesday was he was rear-ended and pushed into oncoming traffic, according to police.

Two seriously injured in Ledyard accident

Two people were seriously injured Wednesday in a head-on collision that occurred on Whalehead Road.

Motorcyclist dies in Norwich

Police said a motorcyclist died Monday after he lost control of his vehicle at the intersection of New London Turnpike and Dudley Street.

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NAHB analysis: Number of homebuyers doubles between 2011 and 2013

The number of people who recently bought a home in the United States in 2013 was twice as many as two years before, according to a National Association of Home Builders analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau's American Housing Survey.

New London Democratic mayor candidates square off

The two Democratic mayoral candidates on Thursday traded barbs, responded to allegations against one another and shared their visions for the city before a crowd of nearly 300 people at New London High School.

Crossing guards protect students on first day of classes in New London

School crossing guards headed to the streets Thursday as New London students start their first day of classes.

Students head back to school in Groton

School started Thursday for students in grades 1 through 12 in Groton Public Schools, which enrolls nearly 15,000 students. Students in prekindergarten and kindergarten will go back to school Monday.