The Connecticut team celebrate their win over Notre Dame 79-58 after the second half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Map: Celebrate with UConn women in Storrs

The undefeated UConn women's basketball team will hold a 'victory lap' this afternoon in Storrs when they return home with the NCAA championship trophy.…
2012 police booking photo for Cordaryl Silva.

Man convicted in murder outside Conn. bar

A state jury in Milford has convicted a man of murder in a fatal shooting outside a bar in Derby that authorities say was related to a drug gang dispute.…
The Connecticut team celebrate their win over Notre Dame 79-58 after the second half of the championship game in the Final Four of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

UConn women win 9th title, finish 40-0

The UConn Huskies routed Notre Dame 79-58 in the first championship game featuring undefeated teams, winning their record ninth national title. Auriemma broke a tie with Pat Summitt and Tennessee for most all-time, doing it in her backyard.…
uconntshirt

UConn championship tees means all hands on deck

Minutes after the University of Connecticut men’s basketball team captured the national title Monday night, machines at Zuse Inc. started working, pumping out champion apparel non-stop.…
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier holds the championship trophy after defeating Kentucky 60-54, at the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Lawmakers: NCAA “milking” college players

On the heels of that big win for UConn Monday night,one state lawmaker is accusing the NCAA of "milking these kids." In addition to the buzz about the big win, there is a lot of chatter at the state capitol about student athletes and the right to join a union.…
shutterstock_54659224

Bat tests positive for rabies in Ledyard

Health officials are asking the public to refrain from feeding or approaching any wild or stray animals after a bat found on Eagle Ridge Drive tested positive for rabies.…