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Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 03:13 PM EDT

Connecticut Man Charged With Killing Teen Niece Blames PTSD

Connecticut Man Charged With Killing Teen Niece Blames PTSD

A Connecticut man charged with nearly cutting off his teenage niece's head says he suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder because of the tribal violence he witnessed while living in his native Congo.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 05:04 AM EDT

State Lawmakers Pass Bill Banning Bump Stocks in Connecticut

State Lawmakers Pass Bill Banning Bump Stocks in Connecticut

Connecticut lawmakers have passed a bill in favor of banning bump stocks.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 06:51 AM EDT

Ted Kennedy Jr. Says Dad Was 'Desperate' for Him to Run

Ted Kennedy Jr. Says Dad Was 'Desperate' for Him to Run

Connecticut state Sen. Ted Kennedy Jr. says his late father, former Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy, "was desperate" for him to run for public office.

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 10:35 AM EDT

19-Year-Old Killed in ATV Crash in Union

19-Year-Old Killed in ATV Crash in Union

A teenager from Milford has died after an ATV accident in Union on Sunday morning.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 03:48 PM EDT

Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash in Lisbon

Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash in Lisbon

A Norwich man died in a motorcycle crash in Lisbon on Friday afternoon.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 03:11 PM EDT

Woman Killed, 3 Seriously Injured in Head-On Crash in Kent

Woman Killed, 3 Seriously Injured in Head-On Crash in Kent

A 22-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash in Kent on Friday evening.

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 09:54 PM EDT

Officers on Leave After Police-Involved Shooting in Vermont

Officers on Leave After Police-Involved Shooting in Vermont

A Texas man accused of committing robberies in several states has been shot by police in Vermont.

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:23 PM EDT

Michael Skakel Gets New Trial After Murder Conviction

Michael Skakel Gets New Trial After Murder Conviction

Connecticut's highest court has vacated the murder conviction of Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel.

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 04:44 PM EDT

Timeline in the Case of Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel

Timeline in the Case of Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel

A timeline of key developments in the Connecticut murder case against Michael Skakel, the nephew of Robert F. Kennedy's widow, Ethel Kennedy, whose conviction was vacated Friday:

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:11 PM EDT

New Murder Trial Ordered for Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel

New Murder Trial Ordered for Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel

The Connecticut Supreme Court has vacated Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel's murder conviction and ordered a new trial in connection with a 1975 killing in wealthy Greenwich. The court issued a 4-3 ruling...