I am overwhelmed by what happened at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. My heart is broken and I cry at the senseless loss. I simply do not understand what happened and I am struggling. So many lives lost, so many lives shattered, so many questions will...
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Tag: Newtown, Connecticut
December 15, 2012 | 8:17 am
December 14, 2012 | 3:50 pm
Text of President Barack Obama's address to the nation after Friday's mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school, as provided by CQ Transcriptions:
"This afternoon, I spoke with Governor Malloy and FBI Director Mueller. I offered Gov. Malloy my condolences on behalf of...
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June 2, 2011 | 1:27 pm
It was a sweltering Memorial Day in the New York area so I drove with my kids to Greenwich, Connecticut ,which I was told had beautiful beaches. I was somewhat reluctant to go because I had read that Greenwich makes it difficult for outsiders to use their parks and beaches. But I had...
January 19, 2011 | 5:29 pm
U.S. Sen. Joe Lieberman noted his “barrier-breaking” vice presidential candidacy in announcing his decision not to seek re-election.
Lieberman (I-Conn.) announced his decision Wednesday in Hartford in the presence of four of his children and six of his grandchildren.
He noted to...
January 19, 2011 | 3:16 pm
January 19, 2011 | 12:32 pm
Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) noted his “barrier-breaking” vice presidential candidacy in announcing his decision not to run again.
Lieberman announced his decision Wednesday in Hartford. Present were four of his children and six of his grandchildren.
He noted to applause from his...
January 12, 2011 | 11:11 am
A large swastika and the word “Nazi” were spray-painted on a Connecticut synagogue.
The graffiti on the B’nai Shalom synagogue in Waterbury was discovered Tuesday morning by worshipers.
Police are investigating the vandalism, which has been classified as a hate crime, according to reports.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) visited the synagogue Tuesday, WFSB TV reported.
“An act of hatred like this one is not a prank,” Blumenthal said, adding that the graffiti should be seen as a “criminal action.”
January 19, 2006 | 7:00 pm
March 6, 2003 | 7:00 pm
What a difference two and a half years make. When Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore selected Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman as his running mate in 2000, there was a surge of Jewish pride and support. Now that Lieberman has announced his own candidacy in the 2004 presidential...