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Jose Offerman (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Offerman Says He Didn’t Swing Bat At Other Players

Former major leaguer Jose Offerman has testified that he didn’t swing his bat at two players and didn’t cause their injuries during a minor league baseball game in Connecticut.

07/18/2014

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Former Director Of South Arsenal Neighborhood Development Arrested

Connecticut prosecutors say the former director of a Hartford community action agency has been arrested, charged with stealing more than $200,000 from the non-profit.

07/18/2014

Current  and former UConn students announce the settlement of their lawsuit against the university. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Settlement in Title IX Lawsuit Against UConn

The University of Connecticut will pay nearly $1.3 million to settle a federal lawsuit filed by five women who claimed the school responded to their sexual assault complaints with indifference, the two sides announced Friday.

07/18/2014

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Guilty Plea In Shaken Baby Death

A 23-year-old Norwich has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the shaken-baby death of a 13-month old toddler he had been babysitting.

07/18/2014

Joseph Carilli (Courtesy Coventry Police)

Ex-Fire Chief Sentenced To Prison Time For Sex With Explorer

The ex-chief of the Coventry Volunteer Fire Department was sentenced to 10 years prison time Thursday for having a sexual relationship with a teenage girl who was a member of the junior firefighter program.

07/18/2014

File photo of two grooms exchanging rings during their wedding. (Photo by KENZO/AFP/GettyImages)

Court’s Ruling Adds To Debate On Retroactive Benefits In Same-Sex Marriage

A new Connecticut Supreme Court ruling is adding to the debate on whether gay marriage rights should be applied retroactively and qualify same-sex couples for rights and benefits for which they weren’t entitled before state laws allowed them to marry.

07/17/2014

Dawn Mallory (Courtesy Regional School District No. 8)

Reports: Hebron To Be Sued In Teacher’s Death

Multiple reports say that the town of Hebron could face a lawsuit in the death of popular RHAM Middle School teacher, Dawn Mallory, 65, of Groton.

07/17/2014

Jose Offerman (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Jury Seated In Offerman Bat Attack

A jury has been seated to hear a lawsuit accusing former major leaguer Jose Offerman of a baseball bat attack during a 2007 minor league game in Connecticut.

07/16/2014

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

12-Year Sentence For Defendant In Terror Case; Time Served For Second Defendant

A British citizen has been sentenced to more than 12 years in prison by a judge who said he supported the Taliban regime in Afghanistan while it was protecting Osama bin Laden.

07/16/2014