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Wojcik scores 19 as Brown downs Hartford 65-51

Dec. 04, 2022 17:42 PM EST

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Paxson Wojcik scored 19 points as Brown beat Hartford 65-51 on Sunday. Wojcik added six assists for the Bears (5-4). Kalu Anya added 12 points while shooting 5 of 7 from the field and 2 for 4 from the line. Kino Lilly Jr. shot 4 for 11, including 3 for 9...

Hartford defeats Fairleigh Dickinson 74-66

Nov. 30, 2022 22:02 PM EST

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Briggs McClain scored 23 points as Hartford beat Fairleigh Dickinson 74-66 on Wednesday night. McClain shot 8 for 17 (3 for 7 from 3-point range) and 4 of 4 from the free throw line for the Hawks (4-6). Kurtis Henderson scored 16 points and added five...

Every vote counts: Connecticut race decided by 1 vote

Nov. 30, 2022 17:16 PM EST

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (AP) — They say every vote counts. In one Connecticut town, it really did. A race for a seat in the state Legislature has been decided by a single vote. Nearly 10,600 ballots were cast in the race between Republican Tony Morrison and Democrat Christopher Poulos...

Hartford defeats FDU-Florham 82-45

Nov. 22, 2022 22:38 PM EST

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Braxton Jones scored 24 points as Hartford beat Division III-member FDU-Florham 82-45 on Tuesday night. Jones added eight rebounds for the Hawks (3-3). Michael Dunne scored 11 points while shooting 4 for 11 (1 for 7 from 3-point range) and 2 of 3 from...

McClain helps Hartford rout Houghton College 98-32

Nov. 19, 2022 17:33 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Briggs McClain’s 20 points helped Hartford defeat Houghton College 98-32 on Saturday. McClain was 8 of 11 shooting (4 for 5 from distance) for the Hawks (2-3). Kurtis Henderson scored 15 points, shooting 6 for 10, including 3 for 5 from beyond the arc....

Some recent fatal crashes involving vintage aircraft

Nov. 14, 2022 11:00 AM EST

The collision between two World War II-era military planes at a Dallas air show on Saturday was the latest in a long list of crashes involving vintage planes used or designed for military purposes. Some recent fatal crashes in the U.S. and abroad: — Nov. 12, 2022: A P-63 Kingcobra...

Some recent fatal crashes involving vintage aircraft

Nov. 12, 2022 17:44 PM EST

Saturday’s collision between two World War II-era military planes at a Dallas air show was the latest in a long list of crashes involving vintage planes used or designed for military purposes. Some recent fatal crashes in the U.S. and abroad: — Oct. 2, 2019: A four-engine,...

McClain’s 21 points helps Hartford beat NVU-Lyndon 85-43

Nov. 10, 2022 23:51 PM EST

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Briggs McClain’s 21 points helped Hartford defeat NVU-Lyndon 85-43 on Thursday night. McClain also contributed five rebounds for the Hawks (1-1). Braxton Jones scored 14 points while shooting 6 for 11, including 2 for 5 from beyond the arc. Pano...

Democrat Ned Lamont wins 2nd term as Connecticut governor

Nov. 09, 2022 09:50 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Democrat Ned Lamont has won reelection as Connecticut governor, defeating Republican businessman Bob Stefanowski for the second time in four years following a campaign battle that focused on abortion access, crime and the cost of living. The first-term...

Republicans hope to flip 5th District, Democrats hold others

Nov. 09, 2022 02:07 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Republicans were still hoping to unseat Democratic U.S. Rep. Jahana Hayes early Wednesday after the rest of the state's all-Democratic congressional delegation managed to win reelection. The national GOP has been enthusiastic about its chances to...