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WALLINGFORD MAN BARRICADES HIMSELF INSIDE HOME, POINTS GUN AT POLICE, THEN TRIES TO FLEE AFTER DOMESTIC ASSAULT COMPLAINT

Wallingford police initially were responding to a domestic assault report when the suspect barricaded himself inside the home, pointed...

BUDDY THE BEEFALO CAUGHT, MAY HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR LOVE ON FARM

Buddy, the freedom-loving beefalo who has been wandering the woods of Plymouth for more than eight months, was caught late Tuesday,...

 
 
 

DAILY CORONAVIRUS UPDATES: GOV. LAMONT CRITICIZES CDC FOR JOHNSON & JOHNSON VACCINE PAUSE; COVID-19 METRICS MOSTLY FLAT AS CONNECTICUT APPROACHES 8,000 DEATHS

“I would've handled it differently," Gov. Ned Lamont said Wednesday, when asked about the "pause" on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

ROCKY HILL NURSING HOME WATER TESTS POSITIVE FOR LEGIONELLA BACTERIA

A Rocky Hill nursing home was issued an emergency order Wednesday after the Connecticut Department of Public Health found that it was...

 
 
 

WATCH: CONNECTICUT BROTHERS APPREHENDED AFTER POLICE CHASE INVOLVING HELICOPTER ON I-84 IN MASSACHUSETTS

Two brothers from Connecticut face a host of charges after they led Massachusetts State Police on a chase along I-84 Tuesday that ended...

POLICE: ARMED BRANFORD MAN IN HOURSLONG STANDOFF WITH COPS DIED OF SELF-INFLICTED GUNSHOT WOUND

Investigators believe the Branford man who opened fire Tuesday on several blocks of Main Street turned one of his weapons on himself...

 
 
 

SOME CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS MIGHT SEE SNOW FRIDAY

It may be mid-April, with temperatures reaching the 70s, but some people in Connecticut might see snow Friday, meteorologists say.

MERIDEN POLICE: HOMICIDE SUSPECT SAYS HIS BROTHER'S DEADLY SHOOTING WAS AN ACCIDENT

A man who told police he accidentally fatally shot his brother in Meriden over the weekend has been arrested, police say.

 
 
 

MAN SHOT SEVERAL TIMES IN NORTH END, HARTFORD POLICE SAY

Police are asking for the public's help in finding the person who shot a man in the North End of Hartford Tuesday night.

FARMINGTON NEIGHBORS DIG IN AS DEVELOPER PROMOTES MASSIVE APARTMENT COMPLEX NEAR UCONN HEALTH CENTER

Using descriptions like "excessive," "ill-placed" and "a monster," a series of Farmington residents on Monday called on the town to...

 
 
 

POLICE ACTIVITY SHUTS DOWN I-95 IN BRANFORD

Interstate 95 is shut down in Branford because of police activity.

HARTFORD VIGIL MOURNS 3-YEAR-OLD WHO DIED IN DRIVE-BY SHOOTING

More than 100 people gathered in front of a North End bodega Monday evening expressing their grief, frustration and fear after a 3-year-old...

 
 
 

CONNECTICUT'S COVID-19 VACCINE PROVIDERS FALL FURTHER BEHIND ON EQUITY GOALS

Connecticut vaccine providers allocated 22% of doses to vulnerable neighborhoods - 9% short of the state's goal.

MIDDLEBURY KAYAKING DEATH WAS PROBABLY AN ACCIDENT, INVESTIGATORS SAY

The state's environmental agency has released the name of the man who was pulled from a Middlebury pond after what is believed to be...

 
 
 

SUSPECT REMAINS IN HOSPITAL AFTER DEADLY SHOOTING, BLOOMFIELD POLICE SAY

A 37-year-old woman remains in police custody after she fatally shot a man Friday night in Bloomfield, police say.

NEW HAVEN MAN SENTENCED TO 21 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR BREAKING INTO, VANDALIZING NAVY BASE

The seventh and final defendant found guilty of illegal entry and vandalism of a Navy base in Georgia in 2018 has been sentenced in...

 
 
 

HARTFORD POLICE WORKING “RELENTLESSLY” ON INVESTIGATIONS OF WEEKEND SHOOTING DEATHS OF BOYS, AGES 3 AND 16

Detectives continue to work tirelessly to find the people who gunned down two boys, ages 16 and 3, in separate weekend shootings in...

POLICE: NO SUSPECTS IN FATAL SHOOTINGS OF 3-YEAR-OLD AND TEENAGER IN HARTFORD

Hartford police said Sunday that “multiple weapons” were used in the fatal shooting of a teenage boy Saturday, but they do not have...

 
 
 

BLOOMFIELD POLICE: DOMESTIC DISPUTE LED TO MAN BEING SHOT DEAD

Marvyann Duncan was taken into custody Friday night after a man was shot to death at her Bloomfield home;Police said initial indications...

UNVACCINATED FAIRFIELD COUNTY CHILD DIAGNOSED WITH MEASLES, CONNECTICUT HEALTH DEPARTMENT REPORTS

A Fairfield County child was diagnosed with measles after traveling internationally, the Connecticut Department of Public Health announced...

 
 
 



Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

TOKYO - Two top officials of Japan's ruling LDP party on Thursday said radical changes could be coming to the Tokyo Olympics. One went as far to suggest they still could be... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in 9th to HBP

Carlos Rodon is all the way back after elbow and shoulder issues the past two years. Read more ...

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

CHICAGO - Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodón has lost his bid for a perfect game when he hit Cleveland's Roberto Pérez in the foot with a pitch with one out in the... Read more ...

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

CHICAGO - James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

Summary List Placement The US government is set to impose sanctions on around a dozen Russian government and intelligence officials, as well as 20 entities linked to Russian... Read more ...

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hit a solo shot into the right-field stands in the second inning. That ended a 32-inning scoreless streak by Musgrove that dated to last season when he was still with... Read more ...