UConn Expected To Revoke Cosby Honorary Degree; Audio ExcerptOn Wednesday, UConn Trustees are expected to vote to revoke Bill Cosby’s honorary doctor of fine arts. School officials were troubled by dozens of sexual assault allegations made against the entertainer, by women who said he tried to drug them.
Riverfest 2016 Canceled; Audio ExcerptRiverfront Recapture announced Monday that this year’s Riverfest celebration and fireworks display scheduled for Saturday, July 9 will not take place. Officials say they made the decision to cancel after learning from the City of Hartford and the Town of East Hartford that they will not be able to pay for police and fire coverage for the annual event, as they have done in the past.
UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Reacts To Passing Of Pat SummitUConn Head Women's Basketball coach Geno Auriemma reacts to the passing of former Tennessee coach Pat Summit.
New York Boy, 4, Drowns At Connecticut State Park; Audio ExcerptA child has drowned at a state park in Torrington. Police responded Sunday afternoon to a report of an unconscious child in the swimming area of Burr Pond State Park. Officials say the 4-year-old boy from the Bronx, New York, was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
Aaron Hernandez Friend Set To Change Plea In 2013 Killing; Audio ExcerptA friend of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is expected to change his not guilty plea in the 2013 shooting death of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd. Carlos Ortiz is set to go on trial in October for first-degree murder, but now his lawyers will be in Bristol Superior Court Monday for a change of plea hearing. Hernandez, Ortiz and Ernest Wallace — all friends from Bristol, Conn. — were all initially charged with murder.
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