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  1. Developer defends school-shooting game as victims complainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | TheDay.Com

    The developer of a school-shooting video game is vowing to continue selling it online as parents of slain children and other mass shooting victims work to get the game wiped off the internet. The "Active Shooter" game was created by Anton Makarevskiy, a 21-year-old developer from Moscow, Russia, and is being marketed by his entity Acid Software.

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  2. Annual animal adoption event honors Sandy Hook victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | TheDay.Com

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  3. CIAC's latest boys' basketball edict betrays all hints of equityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | The Day

    The dizzying level to which the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, the state's governing body for high school athletics, doesn't get it almost defies explanation. And to think the most recent state tournament was among the most fair and balanced in state history, mostly separating public schools from schools of choice, achieving the preeminent goal for which the CIAC is responsible: equity.

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  4. Independent gubernatorial ticket to hold its own conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Republican Oz Griebel and his Democratic running mate Monte Frank are holding the "Oz & Monte No Politics.

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  5. NRA sues New York Gov. Cuomo over what it calls blacklisting campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | The Day

    Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, speaks at the NRA-Institute for Legislative Action Leadership Forum in Dallas, Friday, May 4, 2018. NEW YORK - The National Rifle Association filed a lawsuit Friday against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state's financial regulatory agency for what it says is a blacklisting campaign aimed at preventing firms from doing business with the gun owners' group.

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  6. Judge dismisses Sandy Hook parents' lawsuit over securityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | TheDay.Com

    A Connecticut judge has cited government immunity in dismissing a lawsuit by the parents of two children killed in the 2012 Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre against the town and its school district over alleged inadequate security measures. Superior Court Judge Robin Wilson, in a decision released Tuesday, granted the town's request to dismiss the lawsuit, agreeing school officials were immune from being sued and the security procedures in place were discretionary.

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  7. Sandy Hook families file suit against Infowars' Alex JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | TheDay.Com

    The families of two children slain in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre have filed lawsuits against right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for claiming the shooting in Connecticut did not happen. Neil Heslin, the father of Jesse Lewis, and Leonard Pozner and Veronique De La Rosa, the parents of Noah Pozner, filed separate defamation lawsuits seeking more than $1 million in damages.

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  8. Urban says Esty's daughter tried to convince her to back off criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Stonington - State Rep. Diana Urban, D-North Stonington, said Sunday that the daughter of embattled U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5 th  District, had asked her to "back off" her call that her mother must resign.

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  9. Urban says Esty's daughter tried to convince her Sunday to back off criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | The Day

    Stonington - State Rep. Diana Urban, D-North Stonington, said Sunday that the daughter of embattled U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5 th  District, had asked her to "back off" her call that her mother must resign. Urban, who has worked with both women at the Capitol, said she told Sarah Esty that she would not withdraw her call for Esty to step down in the wake of the scandal involving Esty's former chief of staff.  "I told her I'm sorry but I'm not backing down on this," Urban said.

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  10. Website, app would allow students to report concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2018 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: NEWTOWN - An organization formed by parents whose children died in the 2012 shooting at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School has launched a system that will allow students to report safety concerns anonymously using a computer or cellphone.

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  11. Blaming guns invites more tragediesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | The Day

    The cries of, “Do something” about gun violence are again being heard as another school mass shooting goes on record. Many would like to ban guns or pass more laws restricting clip size, tracking ammo, and other things that would have no effect.

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  12. State treasurer open to review of investments in gun makersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: HARTFORD - Connecticut state Treasurer Denise Nappier says she is open to reviewing whether the state should keep investments it has in gun companies.

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  13. Keeping students safe: Schools look at security in wake of Florida shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Don Alwes, instructor with the National Tactical Officers Association, goes over past mass shooting incidents with police officers and school administrators from the Ledyard Public Schools during a classroom session Aug. 25, 2016, at Ledyard High School.

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  14. Governors of four states create gun safety coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Saying they can't wait for the federal government to take action, governors from Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Rhode Island announced on Thursday that they are forming a coalition to collaborate as a region to prevent gun violence.

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  15. Court sets hearing on Newtown shooter's belongingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: HARTFORD - The Connecticut Supreme Court has scheduled arguments on whether state police have to publicly release some of the Newtown school killer's belongings, including a spreadsheet ranking mass murders and a violent story he wrote as a child.

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  16. Norwich, NL police take note of uptick in stabbingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Police are seen at the 22 Grand St. home where a man was found stabbed in New London on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017.

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  17. Items from closed Waterbury department store end up starring on television showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | The Day

    This 2006 photo shows a portion of the interior of the Howland-Hughes building on Bank Street in Waterbury, Conn. In two decades since the closure of Howland-Hughes Department Store, Hank Paine has been caretaker of the massive building on Bank Street and a collection of antiques hearkening back to its grand heyday.

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  18. Items from closed department store end up starring on television showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: This 2006 photo shows a portion of the interior of the Howland-Hughes building on Bank Street in Waterbury, Conn.

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  19. Police: 'Dignitaries' disrupted Sandy Hook massacre sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The Day

    In this Dec. 14, 2012, file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School after a shooting in Newtown, Conn. Connecticut State Police are planning to release a report assessing the agency's response to the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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  20. State police to release report on Newtown shooting responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | The Day

    Connecticut State Police say they are releasing a report Friday on the agency's response to the December 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School that left 26 children and educators dead. Police have not explained why it has taken five years since the shooting to complete the after-action report in which agencies review officers' actions in an emergency situation.

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