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  • Intense Storm Of Controversy On Irene Prompts Recommendations

    HARTFORD - After an intense storm of complaints when Tropical Storm Irene plunged more than half the state into darkness, the Senate Democrats called Tuesday for better tree trimming and improved communication between utilities and town leaders. The...
  • News of the Weird: Homeland-Security Spending Binges, and "Smelling Salts"

    News of the Weird:  Homeland-Security Spending Binges, and "Smelling Salts"
    An option for suicide "with elegance and euphoria" is how Lithuanian-born Ph.D. candidate Julijonas Urbonas (London's Royal College of Art) described his "Euthanasia [Roller] Coaster," currently on the drawing board. Urbonas' model of "gravitational...
  • Clown-O-Meter: Wesleyan Grad Sues Fox Searchlight Pictures For Giving Him an Unfulfilling Internship

    Clown-O-Meter:  Wesleyan Grad Sues Fox Searchlight Pictures For Giving Him an Unfulfilling Internship
    -The mother of Matthew M. Donohue called Middletown police to say her son threatened to beat up her husband. Police told the Middletown Patch website they reached Donohue, 38, on his cell phone as he was driving and told him he'd be arrested if he...
  • The uncertain future of the Arab Spring

    The uncertain future of the Arab Spring
    The killing of two dozen unarmed Coptic Christians — and the wounding of hundreds of others — by Egyptian security forces and Muslim extremists in Cairo this week has thrown a dark shadow over the country's prospects for a peaceful...
  • Michael Stern Hart dies at 64; e-book pioneer

    Michael Stern Hart dies at 64; e-book pioneer
    Michael Stern Hart, a burly rebel whose vision of a literate society led him to pioneer the electronic book decades before the spread of the Internet, has died. He was 64. The founder of the online library Project Gutenberg, Hart had been in poor...
  • Tavares veteran's flipped flag riles neighbors

    Tavares veteran's flipped flag riles neighbors
    Instant disgust erupted as word raced through the community of veterans at Royal Harbor, aTavares retirement development: Someone is flying the American flag upside down. Displaying Old Glory with the stars at the bottom is a universal symbol of dire...
  • Irvine 11 defense: Oren went to Lakers game afterward

    SANTA ANA — The Israeli ambassador to the United States did not take questions after completing his speech at UC Irvine last year so that he could attend a Lakers game, according to opening statements made by a defense attorney in the Irvine 11...
  • Epithets edited out of 'Tom Sawyer,' 'Finn'

    Epithets edited out of 'Tom Sawyer,' 'Finn'
    In the new edition that combines Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" and "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," two words will be changed. The classic novels, being rereleased next month in one book by NewSouth, will replace a slur against blacks that...
  • Hamilton indicted on federal bribery and extortion charges

    Hamilton indicted on federal bribery and extortion charges
    A federal grand jury indicted former Newport News Republican Del. Phillip Hamilton Wednesday on charges of bribery and extortion for his efforts to secure a $40,000-a-year job at an Old Dominion University teacher-training center at the same time that...
  • Cuomo 'Shocked' By Raises For 28 Top State Troopers

    Cuomo 'Shocked' By Raises For 28 Top State Troopers
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "shocked" to learn 28 top officers in the state police got raises of more than $20,000 last month as some 900 state workers were facing layoffs. The new governor says he'll review the increases, which were requested by the...
  • Suspected Tucson Shooter 'Slowly Spiraled Into Madness'

    Suspected Tucson Shooter 'Slowly Spiraled Into Madness'
    The two teenagers were in an old minivan just before midnight, driving through their scrubby neighborhood on the outskirts of Tucson when they were pulled over by sheriff's deputies. The driver and his passenger, Jared Lee Loughner, both smelled...