Three New London residents arrested on drug-related charges

New London Police said they arrested three city residents on drug-related and other charges, after executing search and seizure warrants Wednesday at two Jefferson Avenue apartments.

Trial date set for father in Ledyard pool crash case

A judge has ruled that a New Britain father violated the terms of his probation when he crashed his car into a pool in Ledyard last year, severely injuring his two young daughters.

Hungary opens door to trains for migrants, but only to camps

Hungary reopens Budapest train station to migrants, triggering new standoff near asylum camp

State's attorney rules New London police use of force 'appropriate' in death of Lashano Gilbert

New London State's Attorney Michael L. Regan has found that several New London police officers were justified in their use of force when trying to subdue Lashano Gilbert, who died Oct. 4 while en route from the police department to the hospital.

Stonington police charge Nevada woman with drunk driving twice in 10 hours

Stonington Police charged a Nevada woman with driving under the influence Thursday morning less than three hours after they released her following her drunk driving arrest Wednesday night.

Police issue silver alert for missing Sprague man

State police have issued a silver alert for a 54-year-old man who has been missing from Sprague since Monday

Prosecutors: Church shooting suspect to face death penalty

The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers during a Bible study will face the death penalty, according to court documents filed Thursday.

Judge orders clerk in Kentucky gay marriage case to jail

Throngs of protesters at courthouse as clerk set to appear before judge in gay marriage case

Stonington teen found guilty in New Hampshire assault

A Stonington teen was found guilty last month in a Concord, New Hampshire courtroom to assaulting his former girlfriend earlier this year.

Coast Guard rescues 3 in boat adrift off Block Island

Coast Guard rescues 3 crew members from fishing boat adrift off Block Island

Report on Ferguson unrest offers lessons in what not to do

Lessons for how not to handle protests are part of federal report on unrest in Ferguson

Hungary blasts EU on migration; chaos at Budapest station

Hungary's leader criticizes EU, Germany for migrant policies; chaos at Budapest station

Candidates seeking Iowa boost look to 99-county tour

Presidential candidates seeking an Iowa boost look for salvation in 99-county tour

Guatemala president resigns amid corruption probe

President's office: Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina resigns in face of fraud scandal



A Confederate flag flies in Stonington

A big Confederate flag appeared recently over a house on the water in Stonington.


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New London eliminates criminal conviction box from job applications

In a move Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio called an issue of “fundamental fairness,” the city is removing the section on job applications that asks about prior criminal history.

Poquonnock River shellfish beds reopen after 10-day closure

One of the region’s most popular areas for recreational shellfishing reopened Wednesday afternoon after being closed for 10 days because of a raw sewage spill.