2 pilots among 7 killed in B-17 crash in Connecticut

U.S. 10/03/19, 21:53

A pilot with more than 7,000 hours of experience flying a B-17 and his co-pilot were among seven people killed when the bomber crashed and burned at a Connecticut airport, officials said Thursday. Pilot Ernest McCauley, 75, of Long Beach, California, ...

World War II-era bomber crashes; at least 5 reported dead

U.S. 10/02/19, 15:28

A World War II-era B-17 bomber carrying 13 people crashed and burned at the Hartford airport in an aborted takeoff attempt Wednesday, and a state official said at least five people were killed. The four-engine, propeller-driven plane struggled to get into ...

Prosecutor reveals new DNA evidence in missing mom case

U.S. 06/11/19, 15:58

The blood of a missing Connecticut mother of five was found mixed with her estranged husband's DNA at the home she was living in after they separated, a prosecutor revealed during a court hearing Tuesday. State's Attorney Richard Colangelo Jr. disclosed ...

Update: Missing mother’s estranged husband posts bail

U.S. 06/11/19, 15:46

The Latest on the disappearance of a Connecticut mother of five (all times local):4:45 p.m.The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five has posted $500,000 bail in a criminal case related to her disappearance.Fotis Dulos is arraigned on ...

United Technologies’ departure another blow to Connecticut

U.S. 06/10/19, 14:39

Connecticut's reputation has taken another major blow with the announcement that United Technologies Corp. will be moving its headquarters to Massachusetts as part of its planned merger with Raytheon.United Technologies will join other corporations that have pulled operations out of ...

Grandmother seeks custody of missing woman’s 5 children

U.S. 06/04/19, 12:56

The mother of a missing Connecticut woman has filed for custody of her daughter's five children.Gloria Farber filed the motion Monday in Connecticut Superior Court, the same day the children's father, 51-year-old Fotis Dulos, and his 44-year-old girlfriend, Michelle Troconis, ...

Update: Suspect dead, 2 officers hurt in motel shooting

New York 06/04/19, 11:53

The Latest on a police shooting in Ardsley, New York (all times local):12:45 p.m.New York's Westchester County district attorney says a man killed during a police shooting had been sought in connection with investigations in Connecticut and elsewhere.Investigators work on ...

Update: Woman in missing mom case posts bail

U.S. 06/03/19, 14:13

The Latest on the disappearance of a Connecticut mother of five (all times local):3 p.m.A woman charged in connection with the disappearance of a Connecticut mother of five has posted $500,000 bail and is being tracked with a GPS monitoring ...

Estranged husband, girlfriend in court for missing mom case

U.S. 06/03/19, 09:02

A missing mother of five's estranged husband and his girlfriend are set to make their first court appearances in Connecticut after being charged with evidence tampering and hindering prosecution .Fotis Dulos ('DOO-lohs) and Michelle Troconis are scheduled to be arraigned ...

Missing mom’s estranged husband and his girlfriend arrested

U.S. 06/02/19, 11:53

Police in Connecticut have arrested a missing mother of five's estranged husband and his girlfriend on charges of evidence tampering and hindering prosecution. New Canaan authorities announced Sunday the arrests of 51-year-old Fotis Dulos ('DOO-lohs) and 44-year-old Michelle Troconis. Both were ...

Author Wally Lamb sued by ex-inmate over new book

Entertainment 05/29/19, 14:55

A former Connecticut prison inmate has filed a lawsuit alleging she hasn't been paid for her contribution to a new book by author Wally Lamb and accusing Lamb of harassing and intimidating her when she sought compensation.Chandra Bozelko, of Orange, ...

No sign of fugitive who sought Facebook likes to surrender

U.S. 05/24/19, 09:11

Police in Connecticut say a fugitive has so far failed to honor an agreement to surrender once enough people responded positively to his wanted poster on social media.Torrington police say Jose Simms has seven arrest warrants and is being sought ...

Feds offer $5,000 reward for information in mosque arson

U.S. 05/20/19, 12:24

A $5,000 reward has been announced for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever set fire to a Connecticut mosque.The Boston division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said Monday it was offering the reward ...

Maker of OxyContin gets hit with another state lawsuit

U.S. 05/14/19, 13:44

Pennsylvania's state attorney general filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing the company that makes OxyContin of fueling the opioid epidemic, making it at least the 39th state to make such a claim against Purdue Pharma.Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced the lawsuit ...

Mayor: Evidence of incendiary device found in mosque fire

U.S. 05/14/19, 11:43

A Connecticut mayor says authorities have found evidence that an incendiary device or material was used to start a weekend fire at a mosque.Federal, state and local authorities are investigating Sunday afternoon's blaze that damaged two floors of New Haven's ...

Connecticut considers making phone calls free for prisoners

U.S. 05/14/19, 00:25

Connecticut is considering legislation that would make it the first state in the country to make telephone calls free for prisoners.It would be following the lead of New York City, which began allowing free phone calls earlier this month.One obstacle ...

End of content

No more pages to load