Lawmakers, Coast Guard head meet about academy concerns

The U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, May 17, 2016.  (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

"I think there's increasing, not decreasing, concern about what has been happening at the academy," U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy said.

Senate rebukes Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., joined at left by Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., holds a news conference after the Senate passed a resolution he introduced that would pull assistance from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, a measure to rebuke Saudi Arabia after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

The Senate on Thursday delivered back-to-back rebukes of President Donald Trump's embrace of Saudi Arabia.

Colchester woman heads to prison for Waterford DUI crash

Stephanie Turowski, 24, a Waterford High School and Mitchell College graduate and aspiring teacher, working in a classroom at Great Neck Elementary School. Turowski was killed on Dec. 26,  2016, in a three-car crash in Waterford. (Courtesy of David Brainley)

Having handled many drunken driving fatalities throughout his career, Judge Kevin P. McMahon said Thursday that they are the worst cases, and that everybody involved loses.


New London school board elects former Superintendent Rivera as president

The Board of Education elected former school Superintendent Manuel “Manny” Rivera as its new president on Thursday.


Orsted, Eversource tout proposal, plans for New London

Orsted is making two big bets that offshore wind development could become an economic boon for Connecticut.


Trump was present for National Enquirer hush-money plan, source says

The emergence of Trump’s participation in a plot that federal prosecutors described as “secret and illegal” is just the latest in a series of legal and political headaches that have gripped the White House.


Somers wants Access Health CT enrollment extended

State senator has received numerous calls from constituents who say they haven’t been able to reach the state health insurance exchange to sign up for 2019 coverage.


Police investigating bomb threats in Connecticut, nationwide but emails aren't credible

As a precautionary measure, schools in Griswold, Madison, Cromwell and Suffield were evacuated.


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