FBI behind mysterious surveillance aircraft over U.S. cities


AP Exclusive: FBI behind mysterious fleet of aircraft conducting surveillance over US cities

Californians conserved more water ahead of mandatory cuts

Californians used 13.5 percent less water in April as they awaited mandatory cuts amid drought

Over 400 still missing from capsized cruise ship in China

Over 400 still missing from capsized cruise ship in China as divers search for survivors

Amtrak CEO vows to put safety technology into operation

Amtrak CEO vows to start up safety technology as lawmakers squabble over blame for lack of it

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Whale captivity opponents plan Saturday protest at Mystic Aquarium

A coalition of groups and individuals opposed to keeping whales and dolphins in captivity plan to protest in front of Mystic Aquarium on Saturday.

Ledyard High School honors secretary who started with school opening in 1962

Retiring school secretary Irene Schultz was presented with flowers from the faculty and staff of Ledyard High School at the conclusion of the annual Blue and White Day awards assembly Tuesday.

Downtown property owners urge Finizio to sign New London budget

As Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio weighs whether to sign or veto it, a group of downtown property owners on Tuesday morning urged him to swiftly sign the general government budget unanimously approved last week by the City Council.

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Memo to Chief Ackley: The gag order is gone

New London police Chief Margaret Ackley needs to make some public comment about her plans.

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Judge dismisses gamblers' $3M lawsuit against Foxwoods

Connecticut judge dismisses gamblers' $3M lawsuit against Foxwoods over card-monitoring scheme

Proposed state budget diverts most new transportation dollars

While the tentative state budget deal technically dedicates $436 million in sales tax receipts over the next two years to stabilize transportation finances and back a major infrastructure overhaul, that same spending plan effectively diverts more...