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 2019-06-25 04:27 

New Haven Register

Interim Pentagon chief on global stage amid Iran crisis...

WASHINGTON (AP) - With barely one day on the job, Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper is heading to Europe to try to persuade reluctant and increasingly wary NATO allies to work with the Trump administration on Iran sanctions and security in the Middle Ea...

 2019-06-25 04:26 

New Haven Register

Vegas officials mark city courthouse project to open in 2021...

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas city and court officials are marking the start of construction on a new municipal and traffic courthouse that's due to open by January 2021. A Tuesday ceremony will focus on plans for builders headed by the Molasky Group of ...

 2019-06-25 04:26 

New Haven Register

Harris pressed to get more personal about why she's running...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Kamala Harris nodded knowingly when a black woman at a weekend candidate forum recounted watching her mother face racial discrimination during her childhood....

 2019-06-25 04:24 

New Haven Register

Booming New Mexico oil region may get daily flight to Denver...

HOBBS, N.M. (AP) - A southeastern New Mexico county airport in the heart of New Mexico's booming oil region may include Denver to its list of growing destinations. The Hobbs News-Sun reports Corporation of Lea County board of directors chairman Finn S...

 2019-06-25 04:24 

New Haven Register

Health care group to rename 5 southeast Alaska facilities...

SITKA, Alaska (AP) - A health care business group plans to rename five southeast Alaska facilities. The Daily Sitka Sentinel reported Monday that Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium will change the name of the facilities in Sitka as part of a new ...

 2019-06-25 04:23 

New Haven Register

Albuquerque joins others to use app to spot banned fireworks...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico's largest city is joining a growing number of communities asking residents to use an app to report illegal fireworks on July 4th instead of calling 911. KOB-TV reports city officials are directing residents to the...

 2019-06-25 04:23 

New Haven Register

Hawaii governor signals intent to veto vacation rental bill...

HONOLULU (AP) - The governor of Hawaii has placed a vacation rental tax collection bill on a list of legislation he intends to veto. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Monday that the bill's placement on Democratic Gov. David Ige's list does no...

 2019-06-25 04:20 

New Haven Register

Puppy who disappeared after crash found 13 days later...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - A recently adopted puppy that disappeared after her owner crashed in Arizona survived 13 days in the mountains and has been reunited with her owner. The Arizona Daily Sun reports volunteers found Bella, a 4-month-old mixed yellow l...

 2019-06-25 04:19 

New Haven Register

Lawsuit contends Washington state utility caused fatal fire...

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - The family of a Washington state man who died in a house fire has filed a lawsuit against a public utility. The Everett Herald reported Saturday that the family of 93-year-old Glen Allen filed the wrongful death lawsuit against the S...

 2019-06-25 04:13 

New Haven Register

New Mexico airports get federal funds for improvements...

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - Several New Mexico airports have been awarded grants to make infrastructure improvements. The funding was announced Monday by the Federal Aviation Administration as part of the agency's airport improvement program. Nearly $500 mil...

 2019-06-25 04:10 

New Haven Register

Methane proposal draws fire from environmental groups...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham wants the state to craft its own rules to curb methane emissions from oil and gas development as federal regulations remain stalled by legal challenges. The industry says it has a roadmap tha...

 2019-06-25 04:06 

New Haven Register

Appeals court rules inmate's good behavior credits had value...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's appeals court says a 60-year-old former state prison inmate is eligible to recover the value of 48 days of good behavior credits that were taken from him without a hearing just a month before his release in 2015. A 2-...

 2019-06-25 04:05 

New Haven Register

New York makes progress fighting giant weed with toxic sap...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials say statewide efforts to control a giant invasive plant with toxic sap are making headway. The Department of Environmental Conservation's Giant Hogweed Program is in its 12th year. Commissioner Basil Seggos says ...

 2019-06-25 04:00 

ctpost.com

Editorial: See who gets a Thumbs up this week...

Thumbs up to the decline in the state's homeless population, the lowest level since 2007 when the Coalition to End Homelessness began its annual count. The 3,033 homeless people found in the coalition's annual Point-in-Time Count on Jan. 22 repres...

 2019-06-25 04:00 

Network World

7 steps to enhance IoT security...

One of the biggest concerns with the Internet of Things ( IoT ) is making sure networks, data, and devices are secure. IoT-related security incidents have already occurred, and the worries among IT, security and networking managers that similar events wil...

 2019-06-25 03:46 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

Trial for former Ravens running back Alex Collins postponed...

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Alex Collins was set to have a trial begin on Monday for drug and weapons charges stemming from a March arrest. Instead, the trial has been delayed a month. According to....

 2019-06-25 03:29 

The Courant

Hernandez’s walk-off single lifts Red Sox over White Sox...

Marco Hernandez beats out an infield single with the bases loaded in ninth as the Boston Red Sox rally to beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5 at Fenway Park....

 2019-06-25 03:18 

New Haven Register

California DMV to close all offices for Real ID training...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's Department of Motor Vehicles says it will close all offices for a half-day next month to train workers on the federal Real ID program. The Sacramento Bee says all DMV offices will be closed on July 24 until 1 p.m...

 2019-06-25 03:16 

New Haven Register

Italy's minimal competition to host the 2026 Winter Olympics...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Mark Wilson, Michigan State University and Eva Kassens-Noor, Michigan State University (THE CONVERSATION) Italy will host the 2026 Winter Gam...

 2019-06-25 03:14 

The Courant

Yankees tie record home run streak in win over Blue Jays...

Aaron Hicks and Giancarlo Stanton stretched New York's home run streak to a record-tying 27 games, and the Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-8 on Monday night at Yankee Stadium. Hicks and Stanton each hit three-run drives, and New York matched the...

 2019-06-25 03:13 

NBC Connecticut

Manchester High School Changing Mascot...

Manchester High School is changing its mascot from the Indians to the Red Hawks....

 2019-06-25 03:11 

WTNH

Connecticut's Move Over law stresses safe driving...

Summer is in full swing which means heavy vacation traffic, lots of construction zones, and more danger for the men and women who work on the highway....

 2019-06-25 03:09 

Republican-American

Yanks HR in 27th straight to match record, beat Jays 10-8 Aaron Hicks and Giancarlo Stanton stretched New York's home run streak to a record-tying 27 games, and the Yankees beat the Toronto Blue J...

NEW YORK (AP) Aaron Hicks and Giancarlo Stanton stretched the Yankees' home run streak to a record-tying 27 games, and New York beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-8 Monday night.Hicks and ......

 2019-06-25 03:08 

Republican-American

Waterbury aldermen delay vote on fines for lingering trash, recycling bins...

WATERBURY — The Board of Aldermen held off Monday of a vote intended to make it easier to punish property owners for trash and recycling bins perpetually left on the curb. In theory, city pol......

 2019-06-25 03:04 

NBC Sports

Rudy Gobert wins NBA Defensive Player of the Year for second straight season...

Rudy Gobert owns the paint for the Utah Jazz. And he owns the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award....

 2019-06-25 03:01 

The Courant

Bloomfield town council OKs Cigna abatement request...

Bloomfield Town Council approves abatement for Cigna...

 2019-06-25 02:57 

New Haven Register

Illinois governor plans to sign recreational marijuana bill...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. J.B. Pritzker plans to make Illinois the nation's 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana use. The Democrat has scheduled a bill-signing ceremony Tuesday morning in Chicago. His staff listed the event on his schedul...

 2019-06-25 02:54 

Republican-American

Phillies snap 7-game losing skid with 13-7 win over Mets...

PHILADELPHIA — Maikel Franco hit a go-ahead two-run homer, Rhys Hoskins, Jean Segura and Jay Bruce also went deep and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets, 13-7, on Monday night, ......

 2019-06-25 02:50 

Republican-American

Government moves migrant kids after AP exposes bad treatment...

The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inade......

 2019-06-25 02:50 

Republican-American

Major construction projects underway, set to begin at Waterbury schools...

WATERBURY — Work to prepare the former St. Joseph School building on John Street to welcome Wendell Cross Elementary School students in the coming school year is well underway.On Monday, city......

 2019-06-25 02:42 

NBC Sports

Bucks' Mike Budenholzer named NBA Coach of the Year...

The Bucks won 16 more games this season under coach Bud....

 2019-06-25 02:41 

Republican-American

Kent Memorial Library's gala draws a big crowd...

KENT — A light breeze wafted along the ridge creating a perfect summer evening Saturday for the Kent Memorial Library's annual fundraising gala.The library's largest single fundra......

 2019-06-25 02:35 

WFSB

Listing agent for Dulos mansion explains how investigation affects neighborhoods...

FARMINGTON, CT (WFSB) Last week, Channel 3 sat down with Fotis Dulos' realtor to learn more about Fotis and the property he once shared with Jennifer....

 2019-06-25 02:27 

NBC Sports

Video: Zack Greinke homers off of Clayton Kershaw...

Zack Greinke hit his third homer of the season, taking Clayton Kershaw deep on Monday night....

 2019-06-25 02:27 

WTIC

[ FOX Hartford ]

New Haven Board of Education votes down restructuring plan...

NEW HAVEN -- Parents and teachers in New Haven had some victory Monday night after the Board of Education voted to cancel their restructuring plan that many had been rallying against....

 2019-06-25 02:22 

MyRecordJournal.com

Southington Town Council approves purchase of municipal center, issue headed to referendum...

Southington Town Council approves purchase of municipal center, issue headed to referendum - SOUTHINGTON The Town Council voted in favor of spending $2.9 million to buy the John Weichsel Municipal Center, a decision that must be approved by voters at a re...

 2019-06-25 02:21 

WFSB

Manchester votes to change high school's mascot...

A mascot that represented generations of local high schoolers has been dropped because of racial insensitivity....

 2019-06-25 02:20 

New Haven Register

Trump says US soccer star wrong to protest during anthem...

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he does not think it's appropriate for a co-captain of the U.S. women's soccer team to protest during the national anthem. Megan Rapinoe has described herself as a...

 2019-06-25 02:14 

The Courant

Melendez, Perez provide spark as Yard Goats beat Bowie...

Manuel Melendez hit a run-scoring single in the seventh inning, and Arvicent Perez doubled and singled twice as the Hartford Yard Goats defeated the Bowie Baysox 3-2 on Monday night in Bowie, Md....

 2019-06-25 02:03 

New Haven Register

The Latest: Dems push for protections for migrant children...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times local): 10 p.m. Hispanic and liberal House Democrats are pushing party leaders for stronger protections for migrant children as the chamber prepares to consider a $4.5 billion border bill...

 2019-06-25 02:02 

WTIC

[ FOX Hartford ]

Officials responded to hazmat situation in Torrington...

Story written by Julia Matter. TORRINGTON -- Officials responded to a hazmat situation Monday afternoon after one person became ill. According to the Torrington Fire Department, the person ill called fire officials stating he was opening a safe when a via...

 2019-06-25 02:00 

WFSB

Board votes against reassigning 53 teaching positions in New Haven...

Changes could soon be coming to New Haven Public Schools....

 2019-06-25 01:58 

NBC Sports

Clippers' Lou Williams won second-straight, third overall Sixth Man of Year Award...

He scored 20 points per game, but his improved playmaking helped Sweet Lou win the award again....

 2019-06-25 01:57 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

Patriots are overwhelming favorites to make the playoffs...

Caesars Entertainment, the official casino partner of the NFL, has issued updated odds for the various teams to make it to the 2019 playoffs. The overwhelming favorites, to little surprise, are the Patriots....

 2019-06-25 01:53 

The Courant

Manchester High School to abandon ‘Indians’ nickname, use ‘Red Hawks’ instead...

The Manchester Board of Education voted unanimously Monday night to abandon the school's "Indians" nickname and move forward with "Red Hawks" as the school moniker....

 2019-06-25 01:53 

Republican-American

'He was not normal': Former neighbors say suspected murderer from Kent was plagued with mental health problems...

KENT — When reports that he was wanted in Tennessee on murder charges reached Peter Alexander Bohning's hometown of Warren, neighbors remembered a young man plagued by long-standing men......

 2019-06-25 01:50 

Republican-American

Geno: Today's Big East is not the league of old...

WEST HARTFORD UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma opened his impromptu news conference with a joke Monday and never allowed the question and answer session with more than 20 member......

 2019-06-25 01:50 

Republican-American

Hard-working DiBenedetto celebrates career-best finish...

SONOMA, Calif. — Matt DiBenedetto drove his way into the NASCAR Cup Series with meager funding and no glossy racing pedigree. He has spent 4 years circling tracks in the back of the pack, att......

 2019-06-25 01:44 

NBC Connecticut

Crews Respond to Fire in New Britain...

Crews are responding to a fire on South Whiting Street in New Britain....

 2019-06-25 01:40 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

NCAA threatens to exclude California schools from national championship competitions...

Colleges located in the biggest state in the nation could be excluded from competitions for the biggest prizes in college sports. Supposedly. In response to an effort by California to consider allowing....

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