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The U.S. Department of Education has ruled that a Connecticut policy allowing transgender girls to compete in girls’ sports is illegal.

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A judge has thrown out the latest lawsuits that oppose the billion-dollar redevelopment plan to build an arena for the New York Islanders hockey team.

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Attorneys for three Connecticut high school athletes who are suing the state say a judge should recuse himself for not letting them refer to two transgender girls as male.

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Attorneys for three high school runners in Connecticut say recent victories at the track shouldn’t affect their lawsuit.

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A runner who sued to stop transgender athletes from participating in girls track in Connecticut won a head-to-head race for the second time against her transgender opponent. 

Chelsea Mitchell won the 55-meter dash Saturday at the Connecticut State Open track meet. 

Terry Miller, who is transgender, came in third. Mitchell last week beat Miller in the Class S championship race.