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Sierra Leone Official Calls For Amistad Reparations

An official of the west African nation of Sierra Leone is calling on the Spanish government to pay reparations to his country and New Haven over the revolt of African slaves aboard the Amistad.

09/23/2013

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15-Month Sentence For Connecticut Man In Green Card Plot

A Connecticut man has been sentenced to 15 months in prison in a plot to bribe an immigration officer to get a green card.

09/20/2013

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Quinnipiac Professor Named Honorary Consul Of Hungary For Connecticut

A Connecticut business professor who promotes greater international trade is taking on a new job as a diplomat.

09/15/2013

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Conn.’s Larson To Discuss Syria With Constituents

U.S. Rep. John Larson is set to update constituents on the crisis in Syria as fears of an immediate military strike ease after the U.S. and Russia agreed to a diplomatic plan to remove the country’s chemical stockpile.

09/14/2013

9/11 Memorial.  Photo:  Jenneen Lee/WTIC

State Marks 9/11 Attacks

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman are set to mark the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks by speaking at Middletown’s annual remembrance ceremony. The city […]

09/11/2013

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Connecticut Airman’s Body To Be Returned To Air Guard Base Wednesday

The body of a Connecticut airman killed in Afghanistan is scheduled to arrive this week at the upstate New York Air National Guard base that’s home to his security unit.

09/10/2013

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Hear The President’s Syria Speech

WTIC will broadcast President Obama’s remarks to the nation Tuesday at 9:00 p.m., live here at WTIC.com, and on a delayed basis following the Boston Red Sox-Tampa Bay Rays game on WTIC NewsTalk 1080.

09/09/2013

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Another Connecticut Serviceman Killed In Afghanistan

New Fairfield officials say a 22-year-old man serving in the U.S. Air Force in Afghanistan has died in the line of duty.

09/06/2013

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President Asks Congressional Authorization For Military Action Against Syria

Delaying what had appeared to be an imminent strike, President Barack Obama says he will seek congressional approval before launching any military action meant to punish Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons in an attack that killed hundreds.

08/31/2013

Senator Chris Murphy, Union Station, New Haven (Courtesy Office of Sen. Murphy)

Murphy Calls For Restraint On Syria

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is calling for the administration to exercise restraint as it considers its response to Syria’s alleged use of chemical weapons against civilians.

08/27/2013

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International Soccer at Rentschler Field, July 16, 2013. (Photo Credit: Tristano Korlou/WTIC Photo)

Soccer Night At Rentschler

International Soccer at Rentschler Field, July 16, 2013. (Photo Credit: Tristano Korlou/WTIC Photo)

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