Toni Harp

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New Haven Mayor Toni Harp is in Washington, D.C., for the U.S. Conference of Mayors this week, but she did not attend a meeting with President Donald Trump that was on the agenda.

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Connecticut State Senate President Martin Looney and New Haven Mayor Toni Harp want to start taxing money made by Yale’s endowment.

Yale University doesn’t pay federal, state or local taxes on its academic property because it’s a non-profit.

Cassandra Basler / WSHU

Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, has raided immigrant communities in Georgia, North Carolina and Texas this week.

Police in New Haven, Connecticut's East Rock neighborhood have called off a plan for officers to remove valuables from unlocked cars before they even got started.

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In New Haven, Connecticut, protests have started again in response to the city's handling of a video showing a police officer using force against a 15-year-old girl at the city's St. Patrick's Day Parade. But this time, two sides are protesting- those who support the officer, and those calling for more scrutiny of his actions.

At a city hall press conference Friday, Chief Dean Esserman said Officer Joshua Smereczynsky would be returned to active duty after an internal investigation exonerated him.