Remembering Auschwitz


A Holocaust survivor wipes her eye while standing outside a detention block of the Auschwitz Nazi death camp Tuesday in Oswiecim, Poland. Some 300 Holocaust survivors traveled to Auschwitz for the 70th anniversary of the death camp's liberation by...

Facebook blames internal glitch for hourlong global outage

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Facebook said the outage that made its social media sites inaccessible worldwide for about an hour Tuesday was self-inflicted.

Obama visits India

Rayapati Sambasiva Rao, right, greets President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama during pre-state dinner ceremonies hosted by President Pranab Mukherjee of India, left, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official residence of the president of...

Greeks emphatically reject austerity

After five years of extreme austerity prescribed to treat an epidemic of debt, a battered but defiant Greece on Sunday rejected the medicine.

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Coat giveaway to end New London woman's community service with a warm feeling

New London community service volunteer Michelle Allen stages one final event before retiring.

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Survivors of Auschwitz dwindle, but still gather

There are fewer and fewer of those who still remember. The Russian army entered Auschwitz - the network of extermination camps operated by Nazi Germany in occupied Poland - on Jan. 27, 1945, liberating the most notorious site of the...

U.S., Cuba are talking, disagreeing

After a euphoric month that left Americans dreaming of holidays in Havana and Cubans imagining U.S. products at their corner stores, the first real effort at forging a new era was sobering: Much bitter disagreement.

Pro-Russian rebels reject deal, launch new offensive in Ukraine

Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine rejected a previously signed peace deal Friday and launched a new multipronged offensive against Ukrainian government troops, upending recent European attempts to mediate an end to the fighting.

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Mayor Finizio's CNN moment

New London found its groove in the peace of a snow day.

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State Sen.Osten requesting funds for three fire departments

Three volunteer fire departments, including two in Norwich, stand to benefit from $840,000 in funding requests submitted to the state legislature this month by State Sen. Cathy Osten.

Fugitive wanted in NYC fatal stabbing arrested at Foxwoods Resort Casino

On Friday, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Police arrested Arturo Lopez-Valle, a fugitive wanted for murder in New York City, in the bus lobby at Foxwoods Resort Casino.

EMTs learning to use Narcan as state heroin overdoses increase

Hundreds of emergency medical technicians from fire and ambulance services across eastern Connecticut are now being trained in the use of Narcan, a drug designed to pull people from the brink of death from a heroin or other opioid overdose.

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Woman jailed for stealing $1.7M charged again with theft

Glastonbury (AP) — An Ellington woman imprisoned for about 40 months for stealing $1.7 million from a law firm where she worked as a paralegal has been arrested on a charge of stealing from a Glastonbury hair salon where she was a receptionist.

Democrats likely to replace N.Y. Assembly speaker

Democrats in the New York state Assembly debated Tuesday on how to select their next leader even though longtime Speaker Sheldon Silver has yet to resign after he was charged with taking millions of dollars in kickbacks over a decade.\n