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Meriden sexual assault suspect earned risk reduction credits while in jail

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A mother walks outside a court house angry, confused, devastated. Her 10-year-old daughter was sexually assaulted in her own bed by a burglar in Meriden. 394 more words


Stamford school administrators seek special probation in sex case

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two Connecticut school administrators are seeking a special form of probation on charges they failed to report a sexual relationship between a teacher and a student. 120 more words


“Handsome” Brazilian serial killer confesses to 39 murders

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Like any other serial killer in history, no one knows Tiago Henrique Gomes da Rocha is leading a double-life, until this week. 513 more words


Jury to decide if Tsarnaev friend was liar or high

BOSTON (AP) — A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told a string of lies to investigators, a prosecutor told a jury Tuesday, but a defense lawyer said the defendant was a frightened 19-year-old who couldn’t remember certain details because he had smoked marijuana for at least 12 hours straight. 407 more words


Pawtucket fire deemed arson; suspect arrested

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A Pawtucket man is accused of intentionally setting a fire that broke out at a multi-family home late Sunday night.

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Police arrest smash and grab suspect

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)- Hamden Police have arrested a burglary suspect accused of throwing a brick through the window of a Minute Mart on Circular Avenue. 83 more words


Trial wraps up in killing of physicist

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Closing arguments have wrapped up in the murder trial of Mozzelle Brown, a man accused of taking part in the fatal beating of a well-known physicist from New Hampshire a decade ago. 113 more words