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Famed architect Cesar Pelli dies at 92

Jul. 20, 2019 11:30 AM EDT

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli, known for designing some of the world's tallest and most iconic buildings, has died. He was 92. Anibal Bellomio, a senior associate architect at Pelli's Connecticut studio, confirmed Saturday that Pelli died peacefully on Friday at his...

Prison worker: Confederate flag complaint got me suspended

Jul. 11, 2019 4:34 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A black prison employee is suing the Connecticut Department of Correction, alleging she was suspended without pay for complaining about a corrections officer who displayed a Confederate flag in his vehicle. Carla Moore, a correctional identification records specialist at the...

Ruling backs airport in dispute over runway length

Jul. 9, 2019 5:34 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday directed a judge to overturn a Connecticut law that limits the length of Tweed-New Haven Airport's main runway, handing the small public airport a victory in its attempts to expand airline service. A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court...

The Latest: Lawmaker urges appeal of airport runway ruling

Jul. 9, 2019 4:05 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court overturning a Connecticut law that limits the length of Tweed-New Haven Airport's main runway (all times local): 4 p.m. A top Connecticut lawmaker is urging the state attorney general to appeal a new court ruling that overturns a law limiting the...

Suspect in 4 slayings not fighting return to Ohio

Jul. 3, 2019 4:08 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A man arrested in Connecticut in connection with the killings of four people in suburban Cincinnati agreed Wednesday not to contest his return to Ohio, where family members of the victims say they are praying for murder convictions. Gurpreet Singh appeared in New Haven Superior Court,...

The Latest: Ohio suspect won't fight return from Connecticut

Jul. 3, 2019 3:40 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of man in the slayings of four family members in Ohio (all times local): 3:40 p.m. A man arrested in Connecticut in connection with the killings of four people in suburban Cincinnati has agreed not to fight extradition back to Ohio. Gurpreet Singh appeared...

Connecticut woman who killed her 2 children gets 120 years

Jun. 27, 2019 3:56 PM EDT

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman convicted of killing her two children saying it was God's plan was sentenced to 120 years in prison without the possibility of parole. LeRoya Moore, 39, was sentenced Thursday, following her conviction in March of two counts of murder for killing her 6-year-old...