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Man Who Claims To Have Been Beaten By Police Files Suit

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A man seen on a YouTube video being beaten by three Bridgeport police officers has filed a $1 million lawsuit, and NAACP leaders are calling on police officials to arrest and […]


Candles are lit among mementos at a memorial for victims of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Remembering Newtown: Read “11 Days Before Christmas” Poem

To remember those lost to the terrible tragedy in violence, we are presenting two poems to honor those lost to violence.  “11 Days Before Christmas” was written by Cameo Smith, as a dedication to those […]


A school bus passes a makeshift memorial to the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as it takes students to Newtown High School December 18, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. Students in Newtown, excluding Sandy Hook Elementary School, return to school for the first time since last Friday's shooting at Sandy Hook which took the live of 20 students and 6 adults. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Remembering Newtown: Read “The Field Trip” Poem

To remember those lost to the terrible tragedy in violence, we are presenting two poems to honor those lost to violence. “The Field Trip” was written anonymously, as a dedication to those who lost their lives at Sandy Hook Elementary School.


Amtrak Buys More Land In Groton; $62K Off Tax Rolls

For the second time in 12 years, Amtrak has paid a few million dollars to buy land in Groton from the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.


At New Britain City Hall, landlords and tenants protested the city council's decision to collect about a million dollars a year in new fees from the owners of apartment buildings. The proposal also contained anti-blight measures. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

New Britain Approves Landlord Fee

It was standing-room only at New Britain’s city council chambers Thursday night, as a boisterous crowd of landlords and tenants turned out to show opposition to a $150 per unit fee on the owners of apartment buildings.


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Federal Agents Raid West Haven Housing Authority

Federal agents have raided offices at the West Haven Housing Authority and one of its apartment complexes, and the mayor is calling for all Housing Authority commissioners to resign.


Special Olympics logo.

Two Burned In Waterbury Special Olympics Torch Accident

Two people were burned in an accident involving the Special Olympics torch.


Author, Former New Haven Alderman William Lee Miller Dead

Miller taught at Yale, Smith and other colleges and served three terms as an alderman in New Haven.


Students at graduation ceremony.  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

UConn Releases Diploma List

The University of Connecticut releases its 2012 graduation list.