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 2020-07-05 21:23 

Republican-American

New Woodbury school board members begin their tenure tonight...

WOODBURY The two newest members of the Region 14 Board of Education will take their seats for their first meeting tonight.Woodbury residents Jonathan Kapstein and Tivka Rose were both elect......

 2020-07-05 21:22 

Republican-American

Silas Bronson Library reopens, albeit with safeguards in place, in Waterbury...

WATERBURY It's been about two weeks since Silas Bronson Library reopened to the public, and its director said new procedures and safety equipment are helping to again put books and mo......

 2020-07-05 21:21 

WTNH

Capitol Report: Will decline of COVID-19 cases in CT hold? Schools prep to bring students back as Phase 3 reopening approaches...

We are into the final day of the Fourth of July weekend. It will be interesting to see if Connecticut...

 2020-07-05 21:17 

New Haven Register

Yelich reconoce que negoci con Milwaukee justo a tiempo...

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin, EE.UU. (AP) - El jardinero Christian Yelich, de los Cerveceros de Milwaukee, reconoce haberse beneficiado por el momento afortunado en que se dieron las negociaciones de su contrato. Los Cerveceros realizaron una conferencia de prens...

 2020-07-05 21:09 

WFSB

Waterbury to host fireworks celebration Sunday night...

Waterbury is holding their annual Fourth of July fireworks display Sunday night....

 2020-07-05 21:09 

WSHU

U.S. COVID-19 Deaths Near 130,000; Florida And Texas Report Record Case Numbers...

Nearly 130,000 people in the United States have died from the coronavirus and more than 2,800,000 people have been infected, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Both Florida and Texas reported their biggest daily rise in new conf...

 2020-07-05 21:08 

New Haven Register

Libia: Bombardean base que cuenta con apoyo turco...

EL CAIRO (AP) - Una base militar crucial en las afueras de Trpoli que fue recuperada recientemente por fuerzas respaldadas por Turqua fue bombardeada durante la noche, informaron el domingo autoridades libias en la capital. Los ataques fueron efectuados p...

 2020-07-05 21:05 

New Haven Register

Suspected jihadists fire on UN aid copter in Nigeria; 2 dead...

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Suspected Islamic extremists opened fire on a U.N. aid helicopter in northeastern Nigeria over the weekend, killing two civilians in an escalation of hostilities in the long troubled region. President Muhammadu Buhari blamed the atta...

 2020-07-05 21:01 

New Haven Register

Governor: NJ seeing 'small spikes' in virus from travelers...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The governor of New Jersey says the state is starting to see...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

New Haven Register

Trump to hold outdoor campaign rally in Portsmouth, N.H....

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is set to hold an outdoor rally Saturday in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, according to the president's campaign. The campaign rally at Portsmouth International Airport will come three weeks after an indoor rally i...

 2020-07-05 21:00 

New Haven Register

Analysis: Ex Rep. Henry set path to Mississippi flag change...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Momentum built rapidly in the past month for Mississippi to decommission the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem. Marching toward change took decades, and it took work by thousands. An important advocate wa...

 2020-07-05 20:57 

New Haven Register

Woman who made racist remarks in video faces separate charge...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A woman whose racist, anti-Asian tirades were caught on video last month is facing a warrant for her arrest in connection with a separate confrontation last year. The Torrance city attorney's office said 54-year-old Lena Hernandez w...

 2020-07-05 20:56 

New Haven Register

Grandfather: Stray bullet killed boy grabbing phone charger...

WASHINGTON (AP) - An 11-year-old boy who was grabbing a phone charger on the way to a community cookout in Washington was struck and killed by a stray bullet Saturday night, his grandfather said. John Ayala told WUSA-TV that his 11-year-old grandson Davon...

 2020-07-05 20:52 

WTNH

Second stimulus check: Where we stand as July begins...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said this week the Senate will consider a new stimulus package in July but some fear a new jobs report could derail any plans for a second round of economic relief payments to Americans....

 2020-07-05 20:47 

The Courant

Yankees players mad at YES Network over video of Masahiro Tanaka injury...

Several of the Yankees' young stars are irritated that video of Masahiro Tanaka taking a line drive to the head went viral Saturday. Video of the incident was caught live by the YES Network, the Yankee-owned TV network....

 2020-07-05 20:44 

New Haven Register

Francona se pronuncia a favor de cambiar el nombre de Indios...

CLEVELAND (AP) - El manager de Cleveland Terry Francona ha decidido hacer frente a un candente tema al sealar que cree que los Indios necesitan cambiar su polmico nombre....

 2020-07-05 20:44 

ESPN

Formula One serves up an instant classic in long-awaited return to action...

A look at what made the Austrian Grand Prix such a wild return to action, including Lando Norris' popular podium, Ferrari's remarkable turnaround and another gut-wrenching Lewis Hamilton-Alexander Albon collision....

 2020-07-05 20:41 

New Haven Register

Iran confirms damaged nuclear site was centrifuge facility...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran on Sunday confirmed that a damaged building at the underground Natanz nuclear site was a new centrifuge assembly center, the official IRNA news agency reported. Iranian officials had previously sought to downplay the fire, which e...

 2020-07-05 20:41 

NBC Sports

Will Liverpool set record? Greenwood or Saka?...

Rebecca Lowe recaps a busy Premier League weekend before tackling some of the biggest questions as the season enters its final stretch....

 2020-07-05 20:38 

NBC Sports

PL Update: Saints edge Man City in heroic effort...

Rebecca Lowe and the 2 Robbies run through Sunday's Premier League action, highlighted by an upset at St....

 2020-07-05 20:38 

New Haven Register

Mam faces criminal charges for riding wild horse...

SALISBURY, Md. (AP) - A man is facing criminal charges for riding one of the wild horses at a national park where the Maryland herd of feral animals is protected. National Park Service spokeswoman Kelly Taylor told news outlets that charges were filed aga...

 2020-07-05 20:34 

NBC Sports

Zack Wheeler will miss at least two starts when his wife gives birth...

Phillies starter Zack Wheeler will reportedly miss two starts after his wife goes into labor to give birth to the couple's first child later this month....

 2020-07-05 20:34 

New Haven Register

Per: Vizcarra busca eliminar privilegio de legisladores...

LIMA (AP) - En medio de su lucha contra el nuevo coronavirus, el presidente peruano Martn Vizcarra anunci el domingo un referendo en 2021 para eliminar la proteccin judicial de los legisladores. Es el choque ms fuerte del presidente y el nuevo congreso el...

 2020-07-05 20:33 

Republican-American

Volunteer shoppers filled a need...

I want to thank the more than 50 non-senior citizens who volunteered as shoppers for the Southbury Senior Services Grocery Brigade.Over the span of 45 days of shopping since March 27, the brigade f......

 2020-07-05 20:32 

Republican-American

Black Lives Matter seems to have a blind spot...

I constantly see the news media's coverage of the "Black Lives Matter" movement. Horrific incidents of excessive police force and killings are unacceptable, and must be eliminated......

 2020-07-05 20:32 

Republican-American

Child labor: Tolerating the intolerable...

Rep. Jahana Hayes, of Connecticut's 5th District, was among the majority Democrats who voted for House Resolution 2, the Moving Forward Act a $1.5 trillion run on the Green New Deal l......

 2020-07-05 20:31 

New Haven Register

Minnesota records 5 new COVID-19 deaths, 519 cases...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota health officials on Sunday reported 5 new deaths from COVID-19 along with 519 confirmed cases in the last two days. All of the deaths reported were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities, the Minneapolis...

 2020-07-05 20:31 

Republican-American

America imperfect, but nation has achieved greatness...

The United States celebrated its 244th birthday Saturday. This is a time when we usually honor the greatness of our country and memorialize those who came before us, whose sacrifices made it possib......

 2020-07-05 20:31 

Republican-American

Democratic Party's Marxist wing poses danger to U.S....

The most dangerous and immediate threat to the United States and our Constitution is the radical socialist/Marxist wing of the Demo-cratic Party. It is, by its own admission, going to burn down thi......

 2020-07-05 20:30 

Republican-American

For all his faults, Trump is preferable to his '16 opponent...

I hated history classes in grammar and high schools, but was delighted to discover in my freshman year a history course taught by a teacher who clearly loved his subject. Thus I found it great fun ......

 2020-07-05 20:29 

NBC Sports

Start of Brickyard 400 delayed by weather...

The start of Sunday's Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, which is airing on NBC, has been delayed due to weather....

 2020-07-05 20:13 

Republican-American

Hit the Paws Button: Vote for your favorite pet!...

Man, I do not envy you guys this week, what with so many awesome furry AND feathered friends from which to choose. We have our first cows! We have our first dove! We have a patriotic dog! And anoth......

 2020-07-05 20:12 

New Haven Register

Statue of missionary toppled in California protest...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A statue of a Spanish missionary in downtown Sacramento, California has been toppled by demonstrators. The Sacramento Bee reports the statue of Father Junipero Serra in Capitol Park was brought down Saturday amid a protest focusi...

 2020-07-05 20:11 

New Haven Register

Cancer researchers in Maine awarded grant of $1.9 million...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The National Cancer Institute has awarded a grant of nearly $2 million to Maine Medical Center Research Institute to look into how fat cells cause tumor cells to resist current treatments. The research focuses on the incurable blood...

 2020-07-05 20:11 

ESPN

White Sox, Nats each have 2 players test positive...

The White Sox and Nationals announced that each have two players who have tested positive for the coronavirus....

 2020-07-05 20:09 

New Haven Register

Muere soldado de EEUU al volcarse vehculo en Afganistn...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Un soldado estadounidense falleci al accidentarse un vehculo en Afganistn, inform el Departamento de Defensa. El militar formaba parte de la Operacin Centinela de la Libertad, parte de la misin encabezada por la OTAN para combatir a los ...

 2020-07-05 20:08 

New Haven Register

Duke, Dominion cancel contested Atlantic Coast Pipeline...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The developers of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline announced Sunday that they are canceling the multi-state natural gas project, citing delays and...

 2020-07-05 20:03 

NBC Sports

Extended highlights: Southampton 1, Man City 0...

Che Adams' wonderful effort was enough to earn brave Southampton an upset win over Manchester City....

 2020-07-05 20:00 

New Haven Register

Analysis: Tax breaks may worsen Louisiana budget uncertainty...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards and Louisiana's lawmakers spent most of the last four-year term digging out of nearly a decade of financial instability that forced deep cuts across state services, particularly higher education. Now, they...

 2020-07-05 20:00 

NBC Sports

Serge Ibaka says Raptors are "locked in" for restart in Orlando...

Serge Ibaka says the Raptors are in shape and mentally locked in for the restart in Orlando. Don't sleep on the defending champions....

 2020-07-05 19:57 

New Haven Register

Mississippi law enforcement searches for escaped prisoner...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Law enforcement officials are looking for a man who went missing Sunday morning from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman. Arthur Lestrick, 40, is believed to have escaped on foot from a work camp called Unit 28, the Depart...

 2020-07-05 19:54 

New Haven Register

Black Canyon City man surrenders to police in wife's death...

COTTONWOOD, Ariz. (AP) - A man has turned himself in to Cottonwood police after his wife was found dead at the couple's Black Canyon City home, authorities said Sunday. Yavapai County Sheriff's officials said 64-year-old Donald Scott as taken into...

 2020-07-05 19:53 

New Haven Register

South Dakota reports 35 COVID-19 cases, no deaths...

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota tallied 35 new confirmed infections of COVID-19 on Sunday, but no new deaths. While the number of new cases reported daily has remained mostly constant over the last two weeks, the number of active cases reached above 900 ...

 2020-07-05 19:49 

New Haven Register

Californians avoid holiday crowds as coronavirus cases surge...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Californians mostly heeded warnings to stay away from beaches and other public spaces during the long weekend as state officials urged social distancing amid a spike in coronavirus infections and hospitalizations. Many communities cance...

 2020-07-05 19:45 

Norwich Bulletin

Drop in Plainfield serious crime calls during peak virus months...

PLAINFIELD — Reports of serious crimes dropped so far this year in Plainfield, though calls into the police department's dispatch center skyrocketed as residents frequently reached out to police for non-emergency coronavirus pandemic-related iss...

 2020-07-05 19:45 

Norwich Bulletin

Killingly to expand school meals program next year...

The Killingly Board of Education has decided to offer free breakfast and lunch next year to all students, regardless of their economic status, at the Goodyear Early Childhood Center and Killingly Central School.The district is able to expand the meals thr...

 2020-07-05 19:45 

Norwich Bulletin

Historically Speaking: Israel Putnam was Revolutionary War hero...

Israel Putnam was a man for his time, and he was constantly in his element. He was born to Joseph and Elizabeth on Jan. 7, 1718, the 10th of 11 children. His birth took place in Salem Village, Massachusetts. His father always kept horses ready to ride, an...

 2020-07-05 19:39 

New Haven Register

Nebraska reports 19,827 coronavirus cases, 284 deaths...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska reported 167 new coronavirus cases on Sunday to give the state 19,827 cases since the outbreak began. The state Department of Health and Human Services said Sunday that the number of deaths linked to the coronavirus in Nebras...

 2020-07-05 19:34 

New Haven Register

Alert: Developers of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline announce cancellation of multi-state natural gas project...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Developers of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline announce cancellation of multi-state natural gas project....

 2020-07-05 19:34 

New Haven Register

Airstrikes hit Libya base held by Turkey-backed forces...

Cairo (AP) - Libyan officials in the capital of Tripoli said Sunday that overnight airstrikes hit a key military base on the city's outskirts that was recently retaken by Turkey-backed forces. A spokesman for the Tripoli-based forces, Col. Mohamed Gno...

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