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The dispute resolved by the U.S. Supreme Court in 2005 pitted the city and the New London Development Corporation against seven property owners who did not want to sell their 15 combined properties on the Thames River peninsula.
A deck collapsed at a North Carolina beach house as a family got set to take a group photo Saturday evening, leaving at least 14 people injured with two of those in critical condition, authorities said.
Social media sites such as Twitter and YouTube would be required to report videos and other content posted by suspected terrorists to federal authorities under legislation approved on Wednesday by the Senate Intelligence Committee.
The office of the Bastrop County Republican Party is in an old lumber mill on Main Street, with peeling brown paint and a sign out front that captures the party's feelings about the Obama administration: "WISE UP AMERICA!"
In his first two years at St. Bernard, Alex Zuczek has won the Eastern Connecticut Conference’s boys’ tennis championship twice, with both victories coming against his older brother Nick. Zuczek attributes his success and abilities to his parents, who introduced him to the game.
Connecticut's Coast Guard Summer is moving into full gear, with New London serving as the epicenter for the celebration. But behind the scenes, local officials and beyond have been working on another designation.
Anna Finlayson adjusted her 4-year-old sister Lily's bonnet as participants celebrate an old fashioned Independence Day with the Ledyard Historical Society at the Nathan Lester House and Farm Tool Museum Saturday.
Hundreds of people reported to the U.S. Geological Survey that they felt the quake, which struck at 8:42 a.m. Saturday. USGS Geophysicist Paul Caruso there usually isn't any damage from quakes lower than magnitude 5.5.
Department of Agriculture Commissioner Steven Reviczky said owners of several larger farms that supply farm stands and markets across Connecticut have been able to pick corn early because they've used growing aids such a plastic mulch and mesh fabric row covers
In a message to Washington, Iran's foreign minister on Friday called for an end to "coercion and pressure" at the nuclear talks, suggesting a deal acceptable to his country will open the door to cooperation on fighting the upsurge of Middle East extremism threatening both nations' interests.
Greece's highest administrative court ruled Friday that a referendum planned for Sunday is constitutional, clearing the last serious hurdle before Greeks go to the polls for a vote that could set the country's direction for decades.
When three young men left behind the gentle West Yorkshire hills to blow themselves up on London trains and buses 10 years ago next week, the astonishment felt by people in this multiethnic area of northern England soon gave way to a desire to come together.
The celebration included a trapeze act, band, laser show and fireworks, and on a perfect summer day, the beach. “I think this is the biggest crowd Ocean Beach has had in 75 years, and that’s saying something,” said Dave Sugrue, general manager of the park, who estimated the crowd at 10,000 people.
It's dawn and barefoot boys are hustling down the inclined alleys of Rio de Janeiro slums, surfboards under their arms. They're heading to nearby Sao Conrado and Arpoador beaches, where they catch waves and momentarily leave their impoverished lives behind.
Amid rising frustrations over the expensive, so-far fruitless search for vanished Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, experts are questioning the competence of the company in charge, including whether crews may have passed over the sunken wreckage without even noticing.