Hartford police officer expected to recover from stab wounds

In this 2015 photo provided by the Hartford Police Department,  Hartford police Officer Jill Kidik attends a ceremony in Hartford, Conn.,  where she was honored for saving a 1-year-old boy’s life the previous fall. Police have charged Chevoughn Augustin with attempted murder in the stabbing Kidik on Thursday, May 17, 2018. The officer underwent hours of surgery after Thursday’s attack and is in stable, but critical, condition at Hartford Hospital. (Hartford Police Department via AP)

The Hartford Courant reports Officer Jill Kidik is expected to survive stabbing injuries sustained in a landlord-tenant dispute

Crash kills four teens on school track team

Police say they have identified teenagers involved in a car crash in Massachusetts as high school students

Eels break records in Maine, where they sell for big money

In this May 25, 2017, file photo, licensed eel fishermen Jessica Card, left, and Julie Keene shine flashlights into the water on the banks of the Penobscot River after setting a net in Brewer, Maine. America's only significant state fishery for baby eels has blown past records for value in spring 2018, as high demand from overseas aquaculture companies is driving prices to new heights. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

America's only significant state fishery for baby eels has blown past records for value as high demand from overseas aquaculture companies is driving prices to new heights

93-year-old ex-President Bush arrives in Maine for summer

Former President George H.W. Bush is in Maine for the summer

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Connecticut municipalities continue to make repairs following two tornados that swept through the area

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren urges grads to 'fight and persist'

This March 14, 2017, file photo shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaking with reporters at the Capitol in Washington.  Warren encouraged graduates of a Massachusetts college on Saturday to “persist” in the face of “deep challenges,” without naming President Donald Trump. Warren delivered the commencement address to graduates of Lesley University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the College of Art and Design in a Boston ceremony Saturday, May 19, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, an outspoken foe of President Donald Trump, delivered the commencement address to graduates of Lesley University

New Starbucks policy: No purchase needed to sit in cafes

This March 14, 2017, file photo show the Starbucks logo on a shop in downtown Pittsburgh. Starbucks is announcing a new policy that allows anyone to sit in its cafes or use its restrooms, even if they don't buy anything. Company executives have said its previous policies were loose and ambiguous, leaving decisions on whether people could sit in its stores or use the restroom up to store managers. Starbucks said Saturday, May 19, 2018, it has told workers to consider anyone who walks into its stores a customer,

New policy at Starbucks: No purchase needed to sit, use restrooms

Massachusetts to clear hurdle to first offshore wind farm

Massachusetts is set to clear another hurdle on the path to its first offshore wind farm

Hillary Clinton to give Class Day address at Yale

Hillary Clinton is returning to Yale University, where she received a law degree, to give this year's Class Day speech

Democrats endorse Greenwich businessman Lamont for governor

Candidate for governor Ned Lamont gestures to delegates during the State Democratic Convention, Saturday, May 19, 2018, in Hartford, Conn. Connecticut Democrats are gathering for a second consecutive day to finish endorsing their slate of candidates for the November elections, including governor. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Connecticut Democrats have endorsed Greenwich businessman Ned Lamont to be the party's candidate for governor

Democrats nominate Murphy for a 2nd term in U.S. Senate; Malloy opens convention with attack on Trump

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy and his wife Catherine Holahan wave from the stage after being introduced as the party's endorsed candidate at the Democrat convention in Hartford, Conn. U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy rallied his fellow Democrats on Friday night, May 18, 2018, urging those attending the state convention to unite for this year's election, which could prove challenging for the party. (Mark Mirko/Hartford Courant via AP)

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy accepted the Democratic nomination for a second term Friday with a speech framing the 2018 election up and down the ballot as an existential battle for control of Hartford and Washington with a Republican Party that has lost...

Suspect in Hartford police officer stabbing ordered held on $2 million bail

In this 2015 photo provided by the Hartford Police Department,  Officer Jill Kidik attends a ceremony in Hartford, where she was honored for saving a 1-year-old boy’s life the previous fall. Police have charged Chevoughn Augustin with attempted murder in the stabbing Kidik on Thursday, May 17, 2018. The officer underwent hours of surgery after Thursday’s attack and is in stable, but critical, condition at Hartford Hospital. (Hartford Police Department via AP)

A woman accused of critically injuring a veteran Hartford police officer by stabbing her in the neck several times has been ordered held on $2 million bail on attempted murder and other charges

Former Playboy centerfold apparently jumps to death with son

In this Sept. 22, 2006, file photo, former Playboy playmate Stephanie Adams speaks at an interview in New York about her lawsuit against the New York City Police Department.  Law enforcement officials say Adams, who was involved in a custody battle, apparently jumped with her 7-year-old son Vincent from the penthouse at the Gotham Hotel in midtown Manhattan. They were found on a second-floor balcony by workers at about 8:15 a.m. Friday, May 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)

Law enforcement officials: Former Playboy centerfold model who was involved in a custody battle apparently jumped with her 7-year-old son to their deaths from the 25th floor of a midtown Manhattan hotel

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New London woman seriously injured in Plainfield crash

Jennifer Macdonald, 36, was taken to Backus Hospital after the crash Friday but later was transferred by Life Star helicopter to Hartford Hospital, according to a police news release. Her injuries are serious, it said.

Stonington, Groton Town police to participate in 'Click It or Ticket'

Like Waterford police, Stonington police also will participate in the nationwide Click It or Ticket campaign beginning Monday.

New London police call on students to name new K-9

City police, equipped with a new K-9, are asking elementary school students to help them come up with its name.

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Conn College grads told to never stop putting education into action

Graduates wave as they walk through a crowd of family and friends during the processional of Connecticut College's Commencement on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at the school's Tempel Green.  (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Connecticut College's president told members of the college's centenary class that — like the college's first students — they "seized the opportunity to think and do and lead."

Task force to study tax impact of nonprofits on local area

A new task force will study how the taxation of nonprofits affects communities in the region.

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Could special session on sports betting take up other gambling matters?

Some wonder whether lawmakers called to a special legislative session on sports betting could revisit other gambling-related business.