Argentina loses contact with submarine carrying 44

This undated photo provided by the Argentine navy shows an ARA San Juan, a German-built diesel-electric vessel, near Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentina's navy said Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, it has lost contact with its ARA San Juan submarine off the country's southern coast. (Argentina navy via AP )

Argentina's navy says it has lost contact with a submarine off the country's southern coast

Trump often condemns Democrats, defends Republicans on harassment allegations

In this Nov. 15, 2017, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House in Washington. Trump is not usually one to sit out a political feeding frenzy. But now he’s selectively aiming his Twitter guns at those under scrutiny for sexual misconduct. He’s been largely silent about Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore but hasn’t hesitated to skewer Democratic Sen. Al Franken. It’s a tricky matter for Trump: During the campaign, more than a dozen women stepped up to accuse him of sexual misconduct, and he was seen bragging in an old video about groping and kissing women. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

President Donald Trump's decision to mock Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., for groping a sleeping woman while posing for a photo has once again made him a central figure in the national discussion about sexual assault, harassment and misconduct - and has...

Navy is still searching for a plan to reach a 355-ship fleet

In 2016, then-presidential candidate Donald Trump made the idea of building up a 350-ship Navy a cornerstone of his stump speech, complaining that the U.S. military was failing to meet the threat of potential adversaries and was increasingly...

Pfizer tells Nebraska not to use its drugs in execution

Pharmaceutical company Pfizer is demanding that Nebraska return any drugs manufactured by the company or its affiliate that the state plans to use in an execution

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Anthem, Hartford HealthCare reach agreement

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Hartford HealthCare have announced that they have reached an agreement on a new three-year contract after months of negotiations.

Reichard takes reins as New London police chief

New London police chief candidate Peter Reichard answers a question during a public interview on Nov. 9, 2017, at Science and Technology Magnet High School in New London. City officials announced Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, that Reichard has been selected for the job. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Peter Reichard, a former assistant chief from the New Haven Police Department who was hired as New London’s deputy police chief in 2012, is officially the city’s top cop.

Yale, Mohegans agree on transfer of artifacts

Yale University and Mohegan tribal officials signed an agreement Friday that calls for Yale’s Peabody Museum of Natural History to transfer hundreds of Mohegan artifacts to the tribe’s Tantaquidgeon Museum in Uncasville.

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In Sprague, a town crew works on selectman's property

A political opponent of Sprague First Selectman Cathy Osten produces a video of a town crew working...

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Two arrested on heroin charges in Groton

Members of the Regional Community Enhancement Task Force and Groton Police Department on Thursday arrested two 26-year-old Groton residents on heroin charges, police said in a news release on Friday.

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Career robber to serve another 7-year stint

A 47-year-old man with a lengthy criminal history was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday in New London Superior Court for robbing the Chelsea Groton Bank on Montauk Avenue in New London on Jan. 19.

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