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Cheshire Killer Komisarjevsky Resentenced To Life Without Release

NEW HAVEN – Cheshire home invasion killer Joshua Komisarjevsky was resentenced Tuesday to six consecutive life sentences without the possibility of release. Komisarjevsky is the third death row prisoner resentenced to life after the state Supreme Court ruled that the death penalty is unconstitutional...More

  • Three Wounded, One Critically, In Overnight Shootings In Hartford

    Three Wounded, One Critically, In Overnight Shootings In Hartford

    HARTFORD — A 42-year-old man is in critical condition and two other men were wounded after three shootings in the city Monday night and Tuesday morning, police said.The most seriously injured man was shot in the face and lost a lot of blood, and is in critical condition at Saint Francis Hospital...

  • Charges Dropped Against Yale Dining Hall Worker

    Charges Dropped Against Yale Dining Hall Worker

    NEW HAVEN – All charges were dropped Tuesday against Corey Menafee, the Yale worker who lost his job after breaking a stained glass window depicting slavery. Menafee had been charged with felony criminal mischief and misdemeanor reckless endangerment. "I feel great,'' Manafee said as he left New...

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  • Moving Company Worker Charged In Gun Theft

    Moving Company Worker Charged In Gun Theft

    SHELTON — A second moving company employee has been charged in connection with the theft of a gun from a Connecticut home. Police say 44-year-old Nicholas Pach, of Milford, was arrested Tuesday. He's charged with conspiracy to commit theft of a firearm. Pach was freed on bond and is due in court...

  • Manchester Police Say Three Who Ran From Stolen Vehicle Arrested

    Manchester Police Say Three Who Ran From Stolen Vehicle Arrested

    MANCHESTER — Three people who jumped from a stolen vehicle and ran from police were arrested, police said Tuesday. Katarina Harris, 19, of 76 Beach St., New Britain, Gerald Jackson, 19, of 76 Humphrey St., Hartford, and a 15-year-old Hartford boy were all charged with interfering with police, Capt....

  • Car Stolen In Hartford Crashes At Westfarms Mall, Two Arrested

    Car Stolen In Hartford Crashes At Westfarms Mall, Two Arrested

    WEST HARTFORD — A vehicle stolen in Hartford crashed into an embankment and a tree in front of the Westfarms mall about 4 a.m. Tuesday, police said. The two occupants, one 18 years old and the other a minor, fled after the crash and were found and arrested a short time later, police said. Eric Ruiz,...

  • Tolland Man Charged In March Crash

    Tolland Man Charged In March Crash

    COVENTRY — Police made an arrest on Monday afternoon after concluding the investigation of a serious crash that occurred in March. Robert Pfeffer, of Tolland, was charged with driving under the influence, second-degree assault with a motor vehicle and reckless endangerment, among other charges....

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  • Route 82 In East Haddam Reopens After Morning Crash

    EAST HADDAM — Route 82 has reopened after one person sustained life-threatening injuries in a crash Tuesday morning. The crash, which happened around 8 a.m., had shut down the road between Route 156 and the Lyme town line, state police said. From their Twitter account, state police reported the...

  • Sanders Urges Support for Clinton, But Some Delegates Aren't There Yet

    Sanders Urges Support for Clinton, But Some Delegates Aren't There Yet

    PHILADELPHIA – The day after Bernie Sanders twice told his delegates meeting at the Democratic National Convention here that they must support Hillary Clinton they heard the same message from a parade of Connecticut politicians. "I think we have become a stronger party because of the primary between...

  • UTC Posts Better-Than-Expected 2nd Quarter Profit, Revenue

    UTC Posts Better-Than-Expected 2nd Quarter Profit, Revenue

    United Technologies Corp. on Tuesday posted better than expected second-quarter revenue and profit and raised its profit outlook for the year. The Farmington-based manufacturer of elevators, jet engines and building systems reported net income of $1.37 billion, or $1.71 per share. Analysts surveyed...

  • Heat Wave Continues Tuesday

    Heat Wave Continues Tuesday

    It's not over yet. Temperatures in the 90s continue for yet another day Tuesday, continuing a trend that started late last week and could persist until Thursday. Forecasters say the mercury could inch up to about 94 degrees on Tuesday, mirroring the high temperature in Hartford on Monday. The difference:...

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