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POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTINGS, ONE DEADLY, IN NEW HAVEN

Police in New Haven are investigating three shootings, one of them fatal.

EASTON MAN CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ASSAULT AGAINST TWO JUVENILE VICTIMS, POLICE SAY

Easton police seized a dozen firearms and a “large amount of evidence” from the home of a man accused of sexually assaulting two underage...

 
 
 

HATE CRIME CHARGES ADDED FOR WHITE COUPLE ACCUSED OF RACIST ATTACK ON BLACK HOTEL WORKER

The couple is now facing not only assault charges, but hate crime charges as well.

NORWALK POLICE: MAN PULLED FROM WATER THURSDAY, INITIALLY REPORTED DEAD, IS ALIVE

The man was pulled from the Norwalk Harbor Thursday and police initially said he had been declared dead. Police said Friday that he's...

 
 
 

TROPICAL STORM WARNING ISSUED FOR CONNECTICUT COASTLINE FRIDAY AS TROPICAL STORM FAY FORMS OFF NORTH CAROLINA

Tropical Storm Fay formed off the coast of North Carolina and is expected to bring severe storms and torrential rains to the Northeast...

HARTFORD MAN CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER AFTER STABBING ANOTHER MAN 10 TIMES LAST MONTH, POLICE SAY

A Hartford man known as “Trap Bone” was arrested Thursday on charges he tried to stab a man to death early last month in the North...

 
 
 

EASTON MAN CHARGED IN HIT-AND-RUN CRASH THAT KILLED FAIRFIELD PEDESTRIAN ON FOURTH OF JULY

An Easton man has been arrested and charged after a fatal hit-and-run crash left a Pennsylvania woman dead on the Fourth of July in...

HARTFORD HEALTHCARE EXPANDS COLLEGE HEALTH SERVICES TO CONNECTICUT COLLEGE; WILL HELP DIRECT CORONAVIRUS TESTING AND CARE

Hartford HealthCare will provide campus health services to Connecticut College in New London, and the health system will help direct...

 
 
 

EAST HARTFORD POLICE ARREST MAN SEEN SLAMMING PICKUP TRUCK INTO CAR IN WILD VIDEO

East Hartford police say they arrested a man who slammed his pickup truck into an unoccupied sedan after a dispute, a videotaped incident...

HARTFORD POLICE SEEK MAN WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH AIRPORT ARSON

Police say a man who started a massive fire at a Brainard Airport business in January may be back in the state after fleeing to Florida.

 
 
 

MERIDEN RECORD-JOURNAL NEWSROOM, DELIVERY VEHICLE DAMAGED BY EARLY MORNING GUNFIRE

Gunshots rang out early Tuesday morning outside the newsroom of the Record-Journal newspaper in Meriden, striking the building and...

MISSING WEST HAVEN MAN, WHO VANISHED MAY 7, FOUND DEAD IN WATER NEAR FIRE ISLAND

A West Haven man who vanished two months ago on the night of his 50th birthday was found dead late last week in the water near Fire...

 
 
 

STAMFORD MAN, 22, DIES FROM INJURIES TWO WEEKS AFTER FIERY CAR WRECK

The 22-year-old behind the wheel of a speeding Maserati that crashed into a tree and caught fire two weeks ago has died, Stamford police...

BRIDGEPORT REMOVES COLUMBUS STATUE FROM SEASIDE PARK

Bridgeport has removed its Christopher Columbus statue.

 
 
 

BERLIN POLICE LOOKING FOR SUSPECT AFTER SERIES OF SHED AND GARAGE BURGLARIES

Berlin police are looking for a man who committed a series of burglaries at sheds and garages early Monday morning.

HARTFORD HEALTHCARE SEEKS TO DROP CHILDBIRTH SERVICES AT WINDHAM HOSPITAL

The parent of Windham Hospital said Monday it will seek state approval to no longer offer childbirth services at the hospital amid...

 
 
 

NEED A BREAK FROM THE HOME OFFICE? FREE WIFI MAY BE COMING TO OUTDOOR SPACES ON DOWNTOWN HARTFORD'S PRATT STREET

Blue Haus Group, a Hartford-based real estate and economic development firm, is working to raise $30,000 for a 3-month pilot that would...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING ISSUED FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT

A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect until 8:15 p.m. Monday for parts of northern Connecticut as storms with pounding rain, gusty...

 
 
 

POLICE INVESTIGATING SHOOTING, CRASH NEAR HARTFORD-WEST HARTFORD LINE

Police from Hartford and West Hartford are investigating after a car involved in a shooting in Hartford crashed into a Subway restaurant...

MANCHESTER POSTED TO BECOME LATEST CONNECTICUT TOWN TO DECLARE RACISM A PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS

Manchester could join communities in the state and nation that have declared racism a public health crisis.

 
 
 



US Navy amphibious assault ship catches fire in San Diego, explosion &...

US Navy amphibious assault ship catches fire in San Diego, explosion & injuries reported

The USS Bonhomme Richard has caught fire at a naval base in San Diego. Footage from the scene shows a large plume of smoke emitting from under the ship's deck; at least one... Read more ...

Man drives van into Florida church, sets it on fire with parishioners inside

Man drives van into Florida church, sets it on fire with parishioners inside

A man drove a van into a church and then set it on fire while parishioners were inside, deputies said. Read more ...

Florida reports single-day record of 15,300 new coronavirus cases

Florida reports single-day record of 15,300 new coronavirus cases

Florida reported a record breaking spike in new coronavirus cases on Sunday. Read more ...

Pennsylvania man charged with kidnapping Amish woman who is still missing...

Pennsylvania man charged with kidnapping Amish woman who is still missing, officials say

A Pennsylvania man is charged with kidnapping 18-year-old Linda Stoltzfoos, an Amish woman who has been missing for almost four weeks. Read more ...

Officer Becomes U.S. Navy's First Black Female Tactical Jet Pilot

Officer Becomes U.S. Navy's First Black Female Tactical Jet Pilot

A U.S. Naval officer made history last week as the military branch's first known Black female tactical jet pilot. Lt. j.g. Madeline Swegle made a final flight on a T-45C... Read more ...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda slightly ahead of his rival in tight runoff...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda slightly ahead of his rival in tight runoff - exit polls

Poland's President Andrzej Duda appears to have just about managed to snatch victory from his opponent, Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski, in an incredibly tight race, with exit... Read more ...

LeBron James won't wear social justice message on jersey

LeBron James won't wear social justice message on jersey

LeBron James says the options didn't "seriously resonate with my mission, with my goal." Read more ...

DeVos Defends Trump's School Funding Threat, Calls CDC's Guidelines ‘Flexible'

DeVos Defends Trump's School Funding Threat, Calls CDC's Guidelines ‘Flexible'

“There's nothing in the data that suggests that kids being in school is in any way dangerous," the education secretary said of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

NASCAR at Kentucky live race updates, results, highlights from the Quaker...

NASCAR at Kentucky live race updates, results, highlights from the Quaker State 400

Sporting News is tracking live race updates and lap-by-lap highlights from Sunday's NASCAR race at Kentucky. Follow below for complete results from the Quaker State 400. Read more ...

4 more states - Del., Iowa, Kansas, Okla. - added to Pa.'s travel quarantine...

4 more states - Del., Iowa, Kansas, Okla. - added to Pa.'s travel quarantine list

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