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First Alert: Wintry Mix Expected Friday
First Alert: Wintry Mix Expected Friday

NBC Connecticut Meteorologists have issued a 'First Alert' for a wintry mix that will impact the state on Friday.

VW to Pay Connecticut $14.8 Million to Settle Emissions Claims
VW to Pay Connecticut $14.8 Million to Settle Emissions Claims

Volkswagen is paying more than $157 million to 10 states to settle environmental lawsuits over the company's diesel emissions-cheating scandal and the state of Connecticut will receive more than $14.8 million.

3 Men Arrested in Connection With Sex-for-Money Ring
3 Men Arrested in Connection With Sex-for-Money Ring

An investigation into a sex for money human trafficking ring in which men with mental health issues were allegedly delivered to wealthy people throughout the state has led to the arrests of a Danbury man, a Glastonbury man and a Westport man.

Bob Maxon Thankful for Well Wishes Following Heart Attack
Bob Maxon Thankful for Well Wishes Following Heart Attack

NBC Connecticut First Alert meteorologist Bob Maxon on Thursday called in to chat on air with Heidi Voight and Ted Koppy and to thank the thousands of people who have sent their well wishes to him since having a mild heart attack last week.

Russia Draws Senators' Focus in Hearing on Election Meddling
Russia Draws Senators' Focus in Hearing on Election Meddling

Lawmakers heading the Senate intelligence committee focused squarely on Russia as they opened a hearing Thursday on attempts at undermining the 2016 U.S. presidential election. "Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a deliberate campaign carefully constructed to undermine our election," Virginia Democratic Sen. Mark Warner said. Earlier Thursday, Putin again dismissed what he called "endless and groundless" accusations of Russian meddling in the U.S. election, describing them as part of the U.S. domestic political struggle. He also said he is ready to meet with President Donald Trump at an upcoming arctic summit.

Body Found Near Quinebaug River in Preston
Body Found Near Quinebaug River in Preston

State police detectives and troopers are investigating after a body was found along the Quinebaug River in Preston, according to state police.