ROME (AP) — The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak (all times local): 1:30 a.m. China is reporting another slight drop in the number of new virus cases. In its update Monday morning, China said 40 cases of infection with the new coronavirus were confirmed in the past 24 hours, down from 44 new cases the […]
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — More than $56 million has been raised to build a Coast Guard museum in Connecticut. The Day newspaper reports that the National Coast Guard Museum Association has secured $15 million in federal funds, $21 million in private donations and $20 million through state borrowing for the downtown New London waterfront […]
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — An aviation student from Saudi Arabia opened fire in a classroom at the Naval Air Station Pensacola on Friday morning, killing three people in an attack the Saudi government quickly condemned and that U.S. officials were investigating for possible links to terrorism. The assault, which ended when a sheriff’s deputy killed […]
Senator Chris Murphy is taking a walking tour in New London and he’s talking to local business owners as well as some of the city officials.
The U.S. Army Transportation Museum may be one of the best kept secrets on the Virginia Peninsula.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden has written a memoir, telling his life story in detail for the first time and explaining why he chose to risk his freedom to become perhaps the most famous whistleblower of all time. Snowden, who now lives in Russia to avoid prosecution in the U.S., […]
Construction of the planned National Coast Guard Museum is expected to begin early next year in New London.
The barque eagle is back!
Lockheed Martin, owner of Stratford-based Sikorsky Aircraft, has pledged one million dollars to the future National Coast Guard Museum.
President Donald Trump and Democrats are trading blame for the partial government shutdown but doing little substantive talking with each other, as the disruption in federal services and public employees’ pay slogs into another weekend.