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Mary Ellen Clark

Father who lost family in 2007 Connecticut murders expecting new baby

Aug 02 2013

MERIDEN, Connecticut Dr. William Petit, whose wife and daughters were murdered in a 2007 home invasion, has announced he and his new wife are expecting a baby in December, according to local media reports.

Back at college, suspect called Boston bombs 'crazy': classmate

Apr 21 2013

DARTMOUTH, Massachusetts Working out at the gym at their sleepy New England college, two students chatted about how "crazy" it was that bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon. Three days later, one of them was named a prime suspect.

Back at college, suspect called Boston bombs "crazy" - classmate

Apr 21 2013

DARTMOUTH, Massachusetts Working out at the gym at their sleepy New England college, two students chatted about how "crazy" it was that bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon. Three days later, one of them was named a prime suspect.

Back at college, suspect called Boston bombs "crazy": classmate

Apr 21 2013

DARTMOUTH, Massachusetts Working out at the gym at their sleepy New England college, two students chatted about how "crazy" it was that bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon. Three days later, one of them was named a prime suspect.

Back at college, suspect called Boston bombs "crazy" - classmate

Apr 21 2013

DARTMOUTH, Massachusetts Working out at the gym at their sleepy New England college, two students chatted about how "crazy" it was that bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon. Three days later, one of them was named a prime suspect.

Back at college, suspect called Boston bombs "crazy": classmate

Apr 21 2013

DARTMOUTH, Massachusetts Working out at the gym at their sleepy New England college, two students chatted about how "crazy" it was that bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon. Three days later, one of them was named a prime suspect.

Connecticut gunmakers mull moving after losing gun law fight

Apr 11 2013

MERIDEN, Connecticut Two Connecticut gunmakers have threatened to leave the state following the passage last week of one of the toughest gun-control laws in the United States, which came in the wake of the Newtown school shooting.

Connecticut gunmakers mull moving after losing gun law fight

Apr 11 2013

MERIDEN, Conn., April 11 Two Connecticut gunmakers have threatened to leave the state following the passage last week of one of the toughest gun-control laws in the United States, which came in the wake of the Newtown school shooting.

Connecticut governor signs strict gun law after Newtown shooting

Apr 04 2013

MERIDEN, Connecticut Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy on Thursday signed a tough new gun law that restricts sales of the sort of high-capacity ammunition clips that a gunman used to massacre 26 people in minutes in December in an attack at a school in the state.

Newtown school gunman fired 154 rounds in less than 5 minutes

Mar 28 2013

MERIDEN/NEWTOWN, Connecticut The gunman who killed 20 children and six adults at a Connecticut elementary school fired 154 rounds in less than 5 minutes, selecting high capacity magazines from a home arsenal stocked with swords, knives and a cache of guns, officials said.

World News

Hong Kong students' sewer escape thwarted

Some anti-government protesters trapped inside a Hong Kong university on Wednesday tried to flee through the sewers, where one student said she saw snakes, but firemen prevented further escape bids by blocking a manhole into the system.