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Police: New DNA tests link woman to 1986 baby killing

Nov. 19, 2021 21:50 PM EST

A woman who lived a seemingly quiet, normal life with her family in Florida for three decades was charged with murder Friday in connection with the 1986 killing of her infant son in Connecticut, according to police and her lawyer. Greenwich police said new DNA testing...

Former MLB manager Valentine runs for mayor in hometown

Oct. 26, 2021 12:11 PM EDT

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Major League Baseball manager and player Bobby Valentine scoffs at any suggestion he might be out of his league running for mayor in his hometown of Stamford, Connecticut’s second-largest and fastest-growing city. The 71-year-old rookie...

Man who left woman to die in suitcase sentenced to 30 years

Sep. 23, 2021 19:37 PM EDT

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A man who tied up his ex-girlfriend in her New York apartment during a violent fight and stuffed her in a suitcase where she suffocated and was found dead in Connecticut a week later was sentenced to 30 years in prison Thursday. Javier Da...

Lawyer: Killer of woman who was found in suitcase remorseful

Sep. 09, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

A man who killed a New York woman whose body was found in a suitcase that was dumped in Connecticut is remorseful and understands he must serve a long prison sentence, his lawyers said in new court documents. Javier Da Silva's lawyers filed the documents Wednesday in...