| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:50 AM
NEW YORK, Nov 28 (Reuters) - A Connecticut man whose first
wife and two daughters were murdered in a 2007 invasion of their
Cheshire home is now the father of a baby boy born to his new
wife, the family announced on Facebook.
Dr. William Petit and his...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Dr. William Petit and his wife Christine Petit welcomed a son on Saturday and on Wednesday the couple released a photo of William Arthur Petit III.
He arrived at 2:24 a.m. Saturday, a few weeks early, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:04 PM
La hermana de Jennifer Hawke-Petit, la mujer asesinada junto con sus dos hijas el 23 de julio del 2007 en la invasión que se le hiciera a su hogar en Cheshire, cuestiona el por qué algunos policías de rango recibieron bonos por su trabajo ese año.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The Cheshire Murders
HBO, July 22, 9 p.m.
Before there was Newtown, there was Cheshire. The Cheshire home invasion that left a mother and her two daughters dead sent waves of shock across the state and country and made headlines overseas, so...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The state Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Connecticut's controversial prospective repeal of the death penalty is constitutional.
The General Assembly eliminated capital punishment a year ago. But to win passage, lawmakers...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:15 PM
With two trials of his family's killers now behind him, Dr. William Petit Jr., the lone survivor of the 2007 Cheshire home invasion, plans to marry again.
In an email Wednesday, Petit, 55, said no date has been set for his marriage to Christine Paluf....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Home invasion case: Jurors announced today that a Connecticut parolee deserves to die for his role in a 2007 home invasion case that a mother and her young daughters dead and made national headlines because of its horrific cruelty....
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Connecticut home invasion: It was a crime that shocked the nation: A deadly night of terror that began when two paroled burglers broke into a suburban home. One of the men was sentenced today to death....
| Jul 2, 2012
| 12:58 AM
HARTFORD, CT -- While Steven Hayes sat on Connecticut's death row late in 2011, the trial of his accomplice in the Cheshire home invasion killings was underway in a New Haven courtroom.
Joshua Komisarjevsky's lawyers were rolling out a no-holds-barred,...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:22 PM
It was the year of the storm — and not just because of all that snow, rain and wind. The state's budget battle led to a union showdown and the largest tax increase in Connecticut's history. Troubled local police departments weathered internal...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Attorneys for Joshua Komisarjevsky, who was convicted of the triple slayings in the 2007 Cheshire home invasion and sentenced to death, have filed a motion requesting a new trial.
The motion filed in Superior Court in New Haven says Komisarjevsky...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Steven Hayes, the notorious killer who sits on death row for the 2007 slayings of a Cheshire woman and her two daughters, wants to waive his appeals and proceed to his execution, a path that serial killer Michael Ross took before being put to death in...