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New Britain Murder

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) _ New Britain police have made an arrest in a murder that happened overnight Friday into Saturday.

A city man, Luis Velez, 41, has been charged with the murder of a 33-year-old woman at the apartment they shared. 129 more words


Governor Quinn Wants New Medicaid Controls

CHICAGO (AP) Gov. Pat Quinn promised tighter controls Saturday after a review found that the Illinois Medicaid program paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people who had already died. 499 more words


Man Dies in St. Charles County Mobile Home Fire

St. Louis (KMOX) A man is dead after an early morning fire Saturday at the Cactus RV Park in an unincorporated area of St. Charles County. 126 more words


Body Found By Highway Is Missing Mass. Boy

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) _ The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday. 466 more words


Quinn Backs State Spending for Obama Library

CHICAGO (AP) Gov. Pat Quinn is throwing his support behind a proposal to spend $100 million in state funds to sweeten Chicago’s bid for the Obama presidential library and museum. 122 more words


Joplin Man Denied Venue Change in Shooting

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) A judge has denied a change of venue request for a man accused of shooting an assistant football coach to death outside a Joplin movie complex. 125 more words