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Senator Richard Blumenthal (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Senators Want NYC-Conn. Rail Power Failure Probe

Federal and state authorities should investigate the utility and transportation authority responsible for running the nation’s second-busiest railroad following a power failure that has disrupted service for tens of thousands of commuters in New York and Connecticut, two U.S. senators said Sunday.

09/29/2013

Students at the Connecticut school where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in December are returning to classes in a neighboring town. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli Security Expert To Brief Conn. Commission

The panel reviewing the Newtown school shooting is expected to hear from an Israeli homeland security official, who will discuss methods used in the Middle Eastern nation to safeguard schools.

08/16/2013

(Credit:  Frank Franklin II,  AP Photo)

Big East Looks At Future Of Conference Tournament

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim says UConn’s ‘s win in the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden shows that a team can win in five games, and he’s among those pushing for all Big East Teams to take part in the conference tournament, even after the league expands to 17 teams.

05/27/2011