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  • Doctor Charged In Yale Slaying Ruled Not Competent

    Doctor Charged In Yale Slaying Ruled Not Competent
    NEW HAVEN — For the second time since his arrest in connection with the 2010 fatal shooting of a Yale School of Medicine physician, Dr. Lishan Wang was declared incompetent for trial Monday and ordered transferred to the state's psychiatric hospital...
  • Closing arguments begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Closing arguments begin in Boston Marathon bombing trial
    A prosecutor has told a jury that Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev targeted men, women and children at the marathon because he wanted to terrorize the United States on a day when the eyes of the world would be on Boston. Assistant U.S....
  • Philadelphia woman accused of trying to join, martyr self for Islamic State

    A Philadelphia woman was arrested Friday on charges she tried to join and martyr herself for the Islamic State group, a day after two women in New York were charged with plotting to wage jihad by building a bomb and using it for a Boston Marathon-type...
  • 2 women arrested in NYC, accused of planning Boston Marathon-type attack

    2 women arrested in NYC, accused of planning Boston Marathon-type attack
    Two women were arrested Thursday on charges they plotted to wage violent jihad by building a homemade bomb and using it for a Boston Marathon-type attack. One of the women, Noelle Velentzas, had been "obsessed with pressure cookers since the Boston...
  • Philadelphia woman charged with trying to join ISIS

    PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia woman was arrested Friday on charges she tried to join and martyr herself for the Islamic State group, a day after two women in New York were charged with plotting to wage jihad by building a bomb and using it for a...
  • Talk of the County: Go see 'The Zion Passion Play'

    'Passion Play' worth seeing A huge thank you for everyone involved in the performance of "The Zion Passion Play" at Christ Community Church in Zion. We went last weekend and it was wonderful. There are two more performances coming up this weekend. It'...
  • Boston Marathon defense team rests; verdict is likely next week

    Boston Marathon defense team rests; verdict is likely next week
    Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev rested their case Tuesday after calling just four witnesses, setting the stage for a possible verdict as early as next week. The short defense case focused on persuading jurors that Tsarnaev’s late older brother,...
  • Defense rests in first phase of Boston Marathon bombing trial

    Defense rests in first phase of Boston Marathon bombing trial
    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev rested their case in his federal death penalty trial Tuesday, a day after they began presenting testimony designed to show his late older brother was the mastermind of the 2013 terror attack. The...
  • Tsarnaev's lawyers try to show brother in charge of bombing

    Tsarnaev's lawyers try to show brother in charge of bombing
    Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzkhokar Tsarnaev started their case by trying to show that his older brother was the driving force behind the 2013 terror attack. The defense called one of its first witnesses on Monday. A cell site analyst...
  • Paint Night At Wood N Tap Benefits Dana Farber Cancer Institute

    Paint Night At Wood N Tap Benefits Dana Farber Cancer Institute
    Artist Jessica Behm leads a painting party at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at Hartford's Wood N Tap to benefit the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. The fundraiser is to support Jessica Sowalsky, who is running the 2015 Boston Marathon on April 20 in...
  • Boston Marathon bombing jurors see carnage photos; prosecutors rest

    Prosecutors rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday after jurors in his federal death penalty trial saw gruesome autopsy photos and heard a medical examiner describe the devastating injuries suffered by an 8-year-old...