Man charged 2 months after brother found dead in Plainfield camper

A Plainfield man has been charged with manslaughter more than two months after his brother was found dead in a camper in Plainfield, police said.

State's public health lab approved to test for coronavirus

New capability will save critical time in the diagnosis and treatment of any COVID-19 patients.

New London housing authority continues to seek funds for properties

The New London Housing Authority has obtained roughly $500,000 to fund overdue maintenance projects at the George Washington Carver apartment complex at 202 Colman St.

Norwich to hear update Monday on plans for Route 82 roundabouts

City business leaders are concerned that the planned major reconstruction of the busy commercial strip will hurt businesses.

Coronavirus fear touches off a global run on face masks

FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2020, file photo, people queue up to buy face masks in Hong Kong. Fear of the spreading coronavirus has led to a global run on sales of face masks despite medical experts' advice that most people who aren't sick don't need to wear them. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)

Fear of the spreading coronavirus is causing a global run on sales of face masks despite medical experts' advice that most people who aren't sick don't need to wear them

Vatican task force offers help to church on abuse prevention

Pope Francis salutes faithful in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican before leaving after his weekly general audience, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

The Vatican is launching a task force of experts to help Catholic dioceses and religious orders develop guidelines to handle cases of sexual abuse by clergy and tend to survivors

AP decides not to declare Iowa caucus winner after recount

File-In this Feb. 4, 2020, file photo, a pedestrian walks past a sign for the Iowa Caucuses on a downtown skywalk, in Des Moines, Iowa. The Iowa Democratic Party is agreeing to recount the results in about two dozen of almost 1,700 precinct caucuses as part of the ongoing process to resolve the weeks-long question of who won Iowa's tarnished presidential caucuses. Campaign officials for former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders asked for a combined 23 precincts to be recounted. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

The Iowa Democratic Party has released updated results of the Iowa caucuses after the completion of a recount requested by the campaigns of Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg

Democrats focus on Super Tuesday even as South Carolina looms

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., greets people at a campaign event in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

The South Carolina primary is just two days away, but the race is quickly going national as candidates pivot to the 14 states that vote on Super Tuesday

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Man charged 2 months after brother found dead in Plainfield camper

A Plainfield man has been charged with manslaughter more than two months after his brother was found dead in a camper in Plainfield, police said.

Woman wanted in wallet theft at Norwich Walmart

Police released this surveillance photo of a woman who allegedly stole a wallet Feb. 15, 2020, from Walmart in Norwich. (Courtesy of Norwich Police Department)

A woman is wanted for stealing another person's wallet from Walmart in Norwich, police said.

Bronx, N.Y., truck driver charged with leaving scene of Norwich crash

The Bronx, N.Y., driver of a tractor-trailer car carrier faces charges after he allegedly fled back to New York after crashing into a utility pole on Feb. 18.

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Lee's Kitchen: Maple-apple blondies hit a seasonal sweet spot

Maple-apple blondies are a perfect decadent treat after a weekend at the movies.

New London housing authority continues to seek funds for properties

The New London Housing Authority has obtained roughly $500,000 to fund overdue maintenance projects at the George Washington Carver apartment complex at 202 Colman St.