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Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 12:54 PM EST

Harlem Globetrotters at the XL Center in Hartford

Looking for something to do with the family this weekend? The Original Harlem Globetrotters are at the XL Center in Hartford Saturday. »

Michelle Obama Loved Fashion, and Fashion Loved Her Back

Unlike some past first ladies who favored one or two big-name designers, Mrs. Obama has spread her fashion choices among a huge stable of them »

Several Christmas Movies Are Based in Connecticut

Several Christmas Movies Are Based in Connecticut

‘Tis the season for Christmas movies and our beautiful state is the setting for some classics, as well as some newer films. »

Best Places to Watch the New Year's Eve Fireworks

Best Places to Watch the New Year's Eve Fireworks

New Year’s Eve is around the corner and it’s time to make some plans. Wondering where to get the best views of the New Year’s Eve fireworks? Here are the best places in NYC to take in the fireworks spectacular. »

17 Places to Ring in 2017

17 Places to Ring in 2017

Ringing in the New Year across the state! »

News Team Gags on Artichoke Dip Gone 'Terribly Wrong'

News Team Gags on Artichoke Dip Gone 'Terribly Wrong'

Something went "terribly wrong" when one Canadian newscaster made artichoke dip to share with her team, and the noxious results are being seen across the world. The team at Global News Calgary was sharing... »

Casey Affleck is a 'Real' Dunkin' Donuts Customer on SNL

Casey Affleck is a 'Real' Dunkin' Donuts Customer on SNL

Saturday Night Live is known for its spot-on parodies, and the show's Dunkin' Donuts commercial this past weekend was no exception. »

2016 Holiday Events, Activities and Displays

2016 Holiday Events, Activities and Displays

Looking to get out and about in the community for the holidays? We’ve compiled a list of spirited activities across the state. »

What's Your State's Favorite Holiday Movie?

While each of us have our own holiday favorite, the state you live in might make you more likely to watch certain films, according a new report from CableTV.com. »

Best Buy Workers Pitch in to Buy Kid a Wii U Console

Heartwarming video of an employee at a Long Island electronics store giving a Nintendo console to a boy has gone viral. The act of kindness was captured at the Valley Stream Best Buy earlier this month... »

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