Solid hiring expected for June as US job market nears normal


Another solid month of hiring is expected for June as US job market nears normal

Egypt's warplanes strike back at militants in troubled Sinai

Egyptian warplanes strike back at militants in troubled northern Sinai Peninsula

Jim Webb, Iraq war critic in Senate, running for president

Jim Webb, a Vietnam vet who became Iraq war critic in Senate, enters 2016 Democratic race

Connecticut town's Boom Box Parade celebrates 30th year

Connecticut town's Boom Box Parade celebrates 30 years without a marching band on July Fourth

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Norwich vigil participants vow not to let hatred prevail

More than 70 people joined in a prayer vigil to remember the “Emanuel Nine” Thursday evening in a solemn gathering outside City Hall vowing to remember the victims and to work for unity.

Morning chores aboard the Amistad in New London

Deckhands Rachel Chapnick, front, and Ian Carey scrub the deck during morning routine for the crew of the schooner Amistad, Thursday, docked at the Custom House Pier in New London.

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Fireworks from the annual Norwich 4th of July Fireworks Festival explode over Norwich Harbor on Thursday.

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Pfizer is to blame for destroying the Fort Trumbull neighborhood

Pfizer reportedly knew eminent domain would be needed to clear the neighborhood, the company's...

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Former East Lyme couple accused in string of residential burglaries

Police from multiple jurisdictions worked together last fall to solve a series of daytime burglaries in East Lyme, Lyme, Old Lyme and Salem that they say were carried out by a couple fueled by a need to inject one to two bundles a day of heroin.

Waterford police charge man with home invasion, kidnapping

A man was extradited Wednesday from a New Hampshire prison to face charges in Connecticut that allege he participated in a 2011 home invasion in Waterford.

New London man charged with failing to safeguard gun discharged at middle school

A New London man was arrested Wednesday and charged with being in possession of a gun that was taken by an 11-year-old boy, who in turn took the weapon to the Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School, where it accidentally discharged in a bathroom.

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Police: Ice cream truck driver impersonated wanted man

Police: Ice cream truck driver impersonated man with active arrest warrant

Petition seeks to remove slavery supporter's name from Yale college

The debate over removing symbols of slavery and racism, such as the Confederate battle flag, from places of honor is occurring at Yale University, where calls to rename Calhoun College have been revived.