When a 3-year-old Willimantic girl died from child abuse in 2013 — just two years after the child-abuse death of another 3-year-old-girl in town — Catina Caban-Owen said she couldn't sleep. "I was like, they are all our children," said Caban-Owen, a social worker at Windham Public Schools. She
Charges by state officials that some ATV riders, off-road motorcyclists and mountain bikers have been illegally cutting trails through state forests have brought impassioned responses from all three groups. The accusations from state officials came in a story posted on The Courant website last
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will meet Monday night for their first debate in a virtual dead heat in the race for the White House, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll, with the Democratic nominee's August advantage erased after recent difficulties and the GOP nominee still facing
Baltimore police said eight people — including a 3-year-old girl — were struck with gunfire Saturday evening in a shooting. The incident occurred at about 8:30 p.m. Police said three men suspected in the shooting, one with a shotgun, two with handguns, fled on foot and were still at-large as of
Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles and falls. It's unclear if there was anything in the man's hands in the footage, which has done little to assuage his relatives.
Paying up to $125 million in damages to about 2,800 state employees affected by Gov. John G. Rowland's layoffs 13 years ago is harder and taking longer than anticipated. But so far it looks like the taxpayer-funded payouts, under the terms of last year's settlement of a lawsuit against the state