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Conn. inmate gets more time for slashing warden

A Connecticut inmate serving 56 years for felony murder has been sentenced to two more years in prison for slashing a deputy warden in the face with a sharpened toothbrush two years ago.…
A Pace College student in a gas mask "smells" a magnolia blossom in City Hall Park on Earth Day, April 22, 1970, in New York.  AP Photo

Photos: First Earth Day in 1970

Clean ups, protests, and gatherings were held across the country for the first Earth Day observance in 1970.…
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QU celebrates Earth Day w/ recyclable dresses

Today is Earth Day, a day meant to bring attention to the steps we can all take to save our planet from pollution. Students at Quinnipiac University are recycling and trying to save the world one 'dress' at a time.…
In this 1964 file photo provided by AT&T, a Picturephone is demonstrated at the AT&T Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair in the Queens borough of New York. The Picturephone itself may have never caught on, but the concept endures in technology such as SKYPE. The New York World’s Fair that opened in April 1964 introduced the 51 million visitors to a range of technological innovations and predictions for how the future would look. (AP Photo/AT&T, File)

Visions of 1964 World’s Fair didn’t all come true

The New York World's Fair of 1964 introduced 51 million visitors to a range of technological innovations and predictions, some that turned out to be right on the money and others that, perhaps thankfully, were way off the mark.…
A space-age tower, left, and a giant metal globe called the Unisphere, right, structures remaining from the 1964 World's Fair, looms above a passing LIRR train on Tuesday April 1, 2014 in the Queens borough of New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Revisiting NYC’s 1964 World’s Fair, 50 years later

You can just barely see them through the window of the No. 7 subway as it rattles into the elevated station in Corona, Queens: a gigantic steel sphere, two rocket ships, and towers that appear to be capped by flying saucers.…
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Fashion show features recycled paper

It's a unique way to look at reusing and recycling on Earth Day -- Students at Quinnipiac University are holding a fashion show made from recycled materials. Noelle Gardner shows us some of the looks in this clip from Good Morning Connecticut.…
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Man shot in head in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–A Hartford man has been taken to the hospital after being shot in the head on Monday night following an exchange of gunfire, according to â�¦

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Legislators debate lottery game “Keno”

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)–Earlier this year, legislative leaders said they were going to repeal the popular lottery game called “Keno,” but on Monâ�¦