Fort Trumbull neighborhood remains vacant a decade after city took land

Fort Trumbull neighborhood remains vacant a decade after city took land

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.

GALLERIES:

At least 14 hurt in deck collapse at North Carolina beach

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.

No injuries as woman hits cars, house trying avoid parade

Police say a woman hit two cars and a house while trying to turn around and avoid the Fourth of July parade in East Longmeadow.

Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 9 people

A shoe factory collapsed in eastern China during a weekend shift, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 30, officials said today.

Spain's weather stations warn of extended heat wave

Spain's meteorological agency on Saturday warned people to brace for high temperatures across much of the country over the coming days, amid a lingering European heat wave.

World Series of Poker's championship event starts Sunday

Olympians have their gold. Actors have their Oscars. Poker players have the World Series of Poker no-limit Texas Hold 'em Main Event.

OPINION

Celebrating 'the things that unite us'

"We are one nation indivisible ...Republican and Democrat, we are all Americans."

Shipman had wrong focus with letter

Boycott of Israel has a dark motive

Smarter crime policy

The initiative builds upon the state’s already successful policies of working to divert drug users from the prison system to treatment programs.

Cruel, not unusual

The horror of solitary confinement remains clear today.

The ethos of Kelo

Censoring the prez

SPECIAL REPORTS

  1. Kelo v. New London: 10 Years Later
  2. 2015 Graduations
  3. 2015 Blizzard
  4. Top Stories of 2014
  5. City Churches
  6. High School Thanksgiving Football
  7. Make A Difference 2014
  8. Housing Scam
  9. Ebola Updates
  10. World War I: The Cost of Freedom
  11. Sailfest 2014
  12. 2014 Graduations
  13. The Charles W. Morgan: The 38th Voyage
  14. Deadly Addiction: Heroin
  15. The Day's Hiking Guide

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