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AP-CT--Connecticut News Digest 1:30 pm, CT

November 13, 2018

Editors, news directors:

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TOP STORY:

SCHOOL ANTI-SEMITISM COMPLAINTS

The principal of Amity High School in Woodbridge is promising to address complaints of openly anti-Semitic episodes with a multiyear action plan. The police presence on campus was increased following an airing of complaints at a public hearing. UPCOMING 350 words.

IN BRIEF:

— ELECTION 2018-CONNECTICUT GOVERNOR: Connecticut’s governor-elect and lieutenant governor-elect are continuing to meet with local elected officials and business executives around the state. SENT.

— TEACHER DEATH: The death of a popular Connecticut high school English teacher has been ruled an accident. SENT.

— TRACTOR-TRAILER DIVER KILLED: Police say a tractor-trailer driver has died in a crash on Interstate 95 in Connecticut. SENT.

— SHOOTING INVESTIGATIONS: Hartford police are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred just about an hour apart Monday night. SENT.

— BROWN UNIVERSITY-MEXICO: A former president of Mexico warned of the possible consequences of U.S. trade policy during a lecture at Brown University in Rhode Island. SENT.

— AX HANDLE ASSAULT: Hamden police say they are seeking a man they say attacked another person with an ax handle at a gas station. Police say the suspect began arguing with the victim when he backed up his car near the gas pumps Friday afternoon. SENT: 130 words.

SPORTS:

GIANTS WIN

After ending a five-game losing streak behind a solid performance by an embattled Eli Manning, the New York Giants have less than a week to get ready to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. By Tom Canavan. UPCOMING: 600 words.

MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

Mass.-Lowell at CCSU, 7 p.m.

LIU Brooklyn at Fairfield, 7:30 p.m.

EXTRA:

Analysis and commentary from universities provided by The Conversation and distributed by AP. Find it in AP Newsroom or at the link below.

— Move more, sit less — great advice, but how can we make time for exercise? By David E. Conroy, Pennsylvania State University, and Sherry Pagoto, University of Connecticut. https://theconversation.com/move-more-sit-less-great-advice-but-how-can-we-make-time-for-exercise-106741

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