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UConn Women To Close Out Season No One Saw Coming Tonight At USF

The regular season began with a win in Florida 15 weeks ago It ends Monday night, back in the Florida sun. In between, the UConn women's basketball team has somehow navigated a challenging schedule and emerged unscathed. The No.1 ranked Huskies (28-0) defeated Memphis 91-48 in the final regular...More

  • GE's Immelt Sees New Era Of Globalization As Protectionism Grows

    General Electric Co.'s Jeffrey Immelt still sees a role for large multinational companies, even as President Donald Trump and a new wave of world leaders reject fundamental tenets of cross-border commerce. "There is deep skepticism toward the ideas that powered economic expansion for a generation,...

  • Tribes Pick East Windsor For Possible Third State Casino

    Tribes Pick East Windsor For Possible Third State Casino

    The operators of Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun said Monday they have selected a vacant movie theater in East Windsor as the site of a possible third casino in the state, an announcement expected since late last week. A partnership of the Mashantucket Pequots and Mohegans – MMCT Venture – expects to invest...

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  • Jury Selected In Aaron Hernandez Double Murder Trial

    A jury has been selected in the double murder trial of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez. Two final jurors were chosen Monday in Suffolk Superior Court. Sixteen people, including four alternates, will hear the case. Opening statements are scheduled for Wednesday. Hernandez, a former tight end for...

  • West Hartford Police Probing Hebrew High School Bomb Threat

    West Hartford Police Probing Hebrew High School Bomb Threat

    The Hebrew High School of New England on Bloomfield Avenue was searched after a bomb threat was received Monday morning, police said. Nothing suspicious was found and the school returned to normal operations not long after the 10:45 a.m. threat, police said. Police said this was one of several ...

  • Bridgeport Murder, Kidnapping Suspect Held On Bond In Pennsylvania

    Bridgeport Murder, Kidnapping Suspect Held On Bond In Pennsylvania

    Oscar Hernandez, a convicted felon who was once deported from United States, was being held on bond in Pennsylvania several days after police say he fled a fatal stabbing and abducted his daughter, leading to a sprawling multistate search after an Amber Alert. Hernandez was stopped by state troopers...

  • Shipment Moving Through Area, Impacting Traffic

    A slow-moving shipment containing a piece of equipment was expected to impact traffic along its route from Windsor Locks to Oxford over its several day journey, officials said. The "super load" had moved through Granby on Sunday night and was moving through Simsbury on Tuesday night, police in...

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  • Tolls In Connecticut Discussed At Legislative Hearing

    Tolls In Connecticut Discussed At Legislative Hearing

    At a legislative debate Monday, toll opponents argued that motorists can't tolerate another expense while advocates countered that Connecticut can't afford to keep letting out-of-state drivers use its highways for free. "Connecticut already taxes too much, and this is just another tax. It's unfair,"...

  • Former Cromwell Cop Charged With Fraud

    A former Cromwell police sergeant, collecting workers' compensation when an on-the-job injury left him unable to work, was seen during construction work at his home. Jonathan Mantel, 51, of Cromwell, was arrested Monday and charged with fraudulent claim or receipt of benefits, officials with the...

  • Melting Snow Leads To Flood Warning For Connecticut River In Hartford

    Melting Snow Leads To Flood Warning For Connecticut River In Hartford

    Snow melting to the north will cause the Connecticut River to crest "just above" flood stage in Hartford on Tuesday, the National Weather Service said. The weather service issued a flood warning early Monday in advance of the river cresting the following morning. The weather service said the high...

  • United Airlines Launches Summertime Flight From Bradley To San Francisco

    United Airlines Launches Summertime Flight From Bradley To San Francisco

    United Airlines and the state announced a nonstop, summertime flight from Bradley International Airport to San Francisco on Monday, marking the third significant new service launch at the airport since the start of 2017. The flight will run daily from June 8 through Sept. 5, with an early morning...

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