| Jun 15, 2015
| 8:27 AM
James Boulware told family members that he had foreseen a deadly Japanese tsunami and the Newtown, Connecticut, school shooting in his dreams. Police say he choked his mother. And he seethed at police, blaming them for the lost custody of his son....
| Jun 15, 2015
| 2:38 AM
NEWTOWN — While construction continues on the brand new state-funded Sandy Hook Elementary School, a proposal to close another of the town's elementary schools is receiving heavy backlash from the community.
Signs reading "Save our Schools" popped...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 9:57 PM
The man linked to a violent assault on Dallas police headquarters was accused two years earlier of choking his mother, then fleeing to an East Texas town where schools were locked down out of fear he would attack them as "soft targets," according to...
| Jun 14, 2015
| 12:03 AM
As soon as Catherine Violet Hubbard was born, her parents gave her a gift that ignited a passion she carried throughout her entire, and short, life.
"When we first brought her home from the hospital, we gave her this little purple mouse— it was a...
| Jun 13, 2015
| 9:16 PM
As a teenager in Hartford, Adam Reid was a bit of a rebel, but music, specifically the drums, helped him grow up. He became a gifted mental health therapist who volunteered to step in whenever there was a crisis in the state. He also defied predictions...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 10:32 AM
A new Pew Research Center report states that 52 percent of Americans support gun rights, the highest percentage in the last two decades. Yet the gun rights that they believe are guaranteed by law may very well be an illusion.
That's because we have...
| May 22, 2015
| 1:54 PM
The Hartford Courant was honored for its investigative reporting and for work tied to the commemoration of the newspaper's 250th anniversary by the Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists at the groups' annual awards ceremony Thursday.
| Apr 17, 2015
| 1:23 PM
HARTFORD — Tim McGraw is defending his decision to headline a Hartford concert to benefit a Sandy Hook group, responding to critics who call it a gun control fundraiser.
A concert at the XFINITY Theatre on July 17 featuring McGraw will benefit...
| May 13, 2015
| 5:50 PM
HARTFORD — State police must make available to the public personal documents seized from Adam Lanza's house during the course of the investigation into the 2012 killings of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the state's...
| May 8, 2015
| 1:12 PM
BRIDGEPORT (AP) — A Connecticut man won't serve prison time for making harassing calls to Newtown schools claiming the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School was fabricated.
Thirty-year-old Timothy Rogalski of Wallingford received a...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 5:02 PM
MONROE — A Wallingford man faces harassment charges after he allegedly made five calls to Sandy Hook Elementary School in Monroe, accusing the staff of fabricating the 2012 school murders in Newtown, police said.
The staff at the school —...