| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:16 PM
BRIDGEPORT — A Wethersfield man charged in connection with a bomb threat to UConn in early April now faces federal charges involving that incident and six other similar threatening calls, including one at Boston University on the same day....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 2:04 PM
The millions of dollars in donations and grants that poured into Newtown, Connecticut, in the aftermath of one of the worst school massacres in U.S. history have created a deep, "permanent fracture" in the community, a town official said on Friday....
| Sep 7, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Confronted with tragedy, we reach for objects that might steady us, tangible reminders of a loved one we've lost, the consoling beauty of a flower or an angel's face, an old shirt with a familiar scent, a stuffed bear's soft and fuzzy comfort.
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Almost two years after talks first began about bolstering security, the safety upgrades at the Easton Area School District's schools are still in the works.
Last week was the first day of classes, but the new security measures – including...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Capitol Region Education Council has renamed one of its magnet schools in honor of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, a former Hartford resident who was among the young victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting.
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Elementary...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Seven American children are killed each day by gunfire, 21 in but a few minutes at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. Incredibly, the Connecticut Bar Association -- the pre-eminent organization of Connecticut legal experts -- cannot offer a legal...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Barely nine hours after bringing the state's top Democrats to a standing ovation with a fiery critique of Republican rival Tom Foley, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hit the campaign trail, and his opponent, with full force on Thursday.
Introducing himself as...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:43 PM
A Connecticut Bar Association referendum on whether to join a legal defense of the state's new gun control law was so close — a mere five votes apart — that the association's president ruled it a tie Wednesday and decided that the group will...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The Connecticut Bar Association, the state's biggest — and normally staid — organization of lawyers has been split by a post-Newtown disagreement over applying its considerable clout to defending Connecticut's new, toughest-in-the-nation gun...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:08 PM
HARTFORD Conn. (Reuters) - A security expert told the Connecticut panel reviewing the response to the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School that the state should rely on well trained, but not armed, guards to prevent such incidents in the future....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:26 PM
A federal judge on Tuesday upheld Maryland's new ban on assault rifles and magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds, handing at least a temporary victory to state officials who say the measures could ward off mass shootings.
A collection of gun...