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Mystic nature center releases rehabilitated bird


MYSTIC, Conn. (WTNH) — A red-shouldered hawk and a Barred Owl sat in side-by-side cages at a Mystic nature center, but that hawk is now headed back to the wild. 285 more words

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Connecticut College professor under fire for Facebook post


NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — Professor Andrew Pessin is now on leave from Connecticut College. At the same time controversy blew up over his Facebook posting, his home in Providence literally exploded. 276 more words

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New London fire under investigation

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) – There were no injuries in an early morning fire in New London but 8 people have been at least temporarily displaced. 65 more words

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Professor's comments on Gaza stir up Connecticut College

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut College President Katherine Bergeron has ordered a review of the school’s social media policies and an update of how bias incidents are handled after students protested a professor’s Facebook post comparing Gaza Strip to a “rabid pit bull.” 111 more words

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Death of woman found near Colchester creek ruled homicide

COLCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — The death of a woman found near a Colchester creek Wednesday evening has been ruled a homicide, state police say.

According to officials, officers from Troop K located the body at the intersection of Cato Corner Road and Pine Street just after 5 p.m. 126 more words

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Unemployment overpayment costing New London man a bundle


NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — As a longshoreman, Gregory Williams says he sometimes has to go on unemployment, and that has got him in a bit of trouble. 178 more words

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Connecticut diocese to pay $1.1M to settle priest abuse case

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese in Connecticut has agreed to pay $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit alleging a woman was repeatedly molested by a now-deceased priest beginning when she was 3 years old. 107 more words

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