Mohegan Sun loses bid for Catskills casino license

Mohegan Sun failed Wednesday to win an out-of-state casino license for the third time in three months, adding a setback in New York to earlier rejections in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.

State forensic lab clears enormous backlog

The Connecticut Police Chiefs Association honors staff at the Connecticut Forensic Laboratory for reducing a backlog in evidence and wait times. Just two years ago, the lab had as many as 12,000 cases backlogged, leading to months or years of waiting for investigators working on cases.

VIDEO: Seasonal joy on the ukulele at Waterford Senior Services

Instructor Jesse Casimono works with Maddy Greif on the fingering of a note while Alex Doucette practices a tune during a ukulele class at Waterford Senior Services Wednesday.

New London celebrates the beginning of Hanukkah

Religious leaders and city officials marked the beginning of the eight-day Jewish holiday Hanukkah just after sundown Tuesday by lighting the first candle of the Grand Menorah at Parade Plaza.

Crouse to serve out Haberek's term

Acting First Selectman George Crouse, a Democrat, and Republican Selectman Rob Simmons agreed Thursday that Crouse will serve the remaining 11 months of the term of former First Selectman Ed Haberek.

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New London man pleads not guilty to Ravi Mart robbery

A 49-year-old New London man accused of robbing the Ravi Mart convenience store on Bank Street at gunpoint last month pleaded not guilty in Superior Court on Tuesday.

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Slots revenue down again in November

Foxwoods Resort Casino's slot-machine revenue fell 13.2 percent last month, the steepest year-over-year decline recorded by the casino in any month this year.

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Providence woman charged with sex trafficking of minors

A Providence, R.I., woman charged last year with bringing a 16-year-old girl to the Mashantucket Pequot reservation for a prearranged sexual encounter has been indicted on federal sex trafficking charges.

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Shumaker, Jean-Pierre are two of the state's best

Shumaker, Jean-Pierre are two of the state's best

History still follows ex-Husky Sellers
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Enough blather, fund NL police contract

You know politics are involved when there is this much debate over an accounting function.

Getting a clearer picture of the truth

Police body-cams may help relations between law-enforcement authorities and civil-rights advocates, but raise privacy concerns.

No more torture

U.S. had to confront what the CIA did in the wake of 9/11.

Medicaid failure

Report suggests way to help Medicaid patients access doctors.

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