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News Topic - University of Connecticut

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Chilling details emerge about UConn student Peter Manfredonia's alleged killings The University of Connecticut senior accused of two murders also held another person captive inside his home for nearly 24 hours and told that person that he “just flipped” before the killings, according to a warrant unsealed Monday. The court
New York Post | Jun 30, 2020 12:36 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from New York, New York
UConn eliminates four teams, down to 18 sports The University of Connecticut will eliminate its men's cross country, men's swimming and diving, men's tennis and women's rowing teams to deal with an expected budget deficit.
ESPN | Jun 24, 2020 6:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Should Statues Of Historic Figures With Complicated Pasts Be Taken Down? David Greene talks to Manisha Sinha, professor of American history at the University of Connecticut, about the recent toppling of non-Confederate statues like those of George Washington.
NPR.org | Jun 23, 2020 09:04 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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UConn student fugitive in court, charged with murder VERNON, Conn. (AP) A University of Connecticut student, who is accused of killing two men and committing numerous other crimes while leading authorities on a six-day search, was arraigned Friday on murder and other charges.
Lufkin Daily News | Jun 12, 2020 6:55 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lufkin, Texas
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UConn student Peter Manfredonia to face murder charge for one of two alleged slayings A University of Connecticut student who is accused of killing two people is being held on $7 million bond for one of the murders and for a home invasion, a judge ruled Friday. Peter Manfredonia, 23, who allegedly killed a man with a machete and fatally sh
New York Post | Jun 12, 2020 5:43 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from New York, New York
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University Of Connecticut Student Accused Of 2 Murders To Appear In Court Police say Peter Manfredonia used a machete to kill a man and fatally shot another man, then spent six days as a fugitive until he was arrested in Maryland,
wcbstv.com | Jun 12, 2020 2:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from New York, New York
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UConn murder suspect extradited from Maryland to Connecticut to face charges A 23-year-old University of Connecticut student who allegedly killed two people and led police on a multi-state manhunt has been transported from Maryland back to Connecticut, authorities said Friday. Peter Manfredonia was moved overnight from Maryland to
Yahoo! News | Jun 12, 2020 1:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Scientist published a paper in 2010 predicting economic and social turmoil would peak in 2020 Peter Turchin, a researcher at the University of Connecticut, published a paper in 2010 forecasting that political, economic and social instabilities would peak around the year 2020.
Mail Online | Jun 11, 2020 10:33 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
UConn study examines how Americans are coping with COVID-19 stress Almost overnight, the rapid emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States and subsequent state and federal prevention measures dramatically altered daily behavior. A unique early study by researchers from the University of Connecticut provides t
EurekAlert! | Jun 1, 2020 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
UConn student accused of murder arrested in Maryland A University of Connecticut student accused of killing two people is in custody after a multistate manhunt. Peter Manfredonia was on the run for six days, but was captured Wednesday night near a truck stop in Hagerstown, Maryland.
CBS News | May 28, 2020 5:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend