Connecticut court won't reconsider eliminating death penalty

Connecticut Supreme Court declines state's request to reconsider eliminating the death penalty

Cops: Man stabbed at funeral, suspect tries to flee in limo

Police: Man stabbed at funeral after family argument, suspect tries to flee in back of limo

State urges Connecticut poultry owners to register flocks amid virus threat

The state Department of Agriculture on Thursday urged all Connecticut poultry owners to register the location of their flocks with the state as a precaution to help reduce the risk of spreading avian flu.


Malloy: Highway projects will be boon to state's economy

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced today that a new state Department of Transportation study determined that the proposed widening of Interstates 95 and 84 will produce $40 billion in economic benefits by 2040, about four times the cost of the projects.

Smartphone apps link Greater New Haven college students to safety

Several universities in the area offer such apps, with names such as LiveSafe at Yale University, Rave Guardian at Quinnipiac University and at the University of New Haven.

Connecticut agency to play key role in Anthem, Cigna merger

Connecticut insurance department to play key role in proposed Anthem/Cigna merger

Gov. Malloy orders flags lowered after Oregon shooting

Gov. Malloy orders flags lowered to honor the 9 people killed by gunman at Oregon campus

More rain, flooding forecast along soggy East Coast

More heavy rain and flooding forecast along parts off waterlogged East Coast



Bank of America directs fraud complaints to a sales pitch for cruises

Bank of America Waterford branch was giving out business cards directing customers to a sales phone...


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UPDATED: Man's body discovered in wood chipper in Stonington

A man's body was discovered in a wood chipper on Ogden Farm property following a 2:55 p.m. 911 call on Thursday, police said.

Groton man now a suspect in 3 bank robberies

State and local police continue to search for a Groton man who is now a suspect in a string of three bank robberies, the latest on Tuesday in Stonington.

Fire marshal: New London fire accidentally sparked by portable heater

Fire Marshal Vernon Skau determined a fire Saturday at Summer Street home was sparked by a portable heater operating too close to bedding.

State police charge New London man with cashing fraudulent check

State police arrested a New London man Monday on charges that he allegedly cashed a fraudulent state Department of Revenue Services tax refund check.



New London to rehire fired public works employee

The city has agreed to rehire one of the four Department of Public Works employees fired earlier this year as part of the fallout from a man’s death in a trash compacter at the transfer station in 2014.

L+M, Yale-New Haven move toward affiliation

The proposed affiliation took a significant step forward Wednesday, when the parent organizations of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital and Yale-New Haven filed documents seeking the approval of state regulators.

A view from above

Muralist Faith Satterfield, right, works with two clients of Artreach, Barbara Stanley, left, and Marilyn Neale, on that agency's mural along Market St. in Norwich, Thursday.

El Faro: Fitch High grad among the lost ship's crew members

One of the 33 crew members on board El Faro, the U.S. cargo ship that the Coast Guard says sank off the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin, was 2007 Fitch High School graduate Mitchell Kuflik.