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Lawmakers Support Plan to Cap Electric Fees
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Lawmakers Support Plan to Cap Electric Fees

A group of Connecticut lawmakers say they support a proposal that would cap fixed residential charges imposed by the state's largest electric utilities. Read »

7 minutes ago
Crews Share Safety Tips Amid Fatal Fires

Crews Share Safety Tips Amid Fatal Fires

The holiday season has not been without tragedy in Connecticut. Several people have lost their lives lately in fires... Read »

12 minutes ago
Route 1 Reopens in Waterford

Route 1 Reopens in Waterford

Route 1 has reopened in Waterford following a Monday afternoon crash, according to police. Read »

22 minutes ago
Car and School Bus Collide in Manchester

Car and School Bus Collide in Manchester

Emergency responders were called to the intersection of Spruce Street and School Street in Manchester after a car... Read »

46 minutes ago
Putnam Man Vandalizes 9/11 Memorial in New Jersey: Police

Putnam Man Vandalizes 9/11 Memorial in New Jersey: Police

A Putnam resident is facing charges after spray painting a 9/11 memorial in New Jersey and causing $2,500 worth... Read »

48 minutes ago
Driver Hits Fireman After Trying to Steal Christmas Tree

Driver Hits Fireman After Trying to Steal Christmas Tree

Authorities are investigating after a woman tried to steal a Christmas tree from a fire station in Ansonia, then... Read »

56 minutes ago
Bomb Threat Evacuates Southington High School

Bomb Threat Evacuates Southington High School

Students were dismissed early from Southington High School and the building was evacuated Monday afternoon after... Read »

3 hours ago
2 Shot in Bridgeport

2 Shot in Bridgeport

Police are investigating after two young men, ages 17 and 24, were shot in Bridgeport on Monday morning. Read »

3 hours ago
State Police Bring Toys to Kids in the Hospital

State Police Bring Toys to Kids in the Hospital

The look of pure joy on a child’s face melts the hearts of veteran troopers. Watch »

31 minutes ago
Hartford Bank Robbed at Gunpoint

Hartford Bank Robbed at Gunpoint

Police are searching for the man who held up a Hartford bank at gunpoint on Monday. Read »

4 hours ago
Police Investigate Armed Robbery Outside Church

Police Investigate Armed Robbery Outside Church

Just days before Christmas, Middletown police are investigating an armed robbery in a parking lot at a Church. Read »

2 hours ago
Christmas Cross Goes Dark in Sherman

Christmas Cross Goes Dark in Sherman

A Christmas cross that shined for years on the silo at a farm has gone dark now that the Sherman farm is town-owned... Read »

4 hours ago
Writer Seeks Records of Long-Dead Serial Killer

Writer Seeks Records of Long-Dead Serial Killer

A writer telling the story of a serial killer who inspired the play and 1944 movie, "Arsenic and Old Lace,&quo... Read »

4 hours ago
French Power Company to Pay $772M In Bribery Case

French Power Company to Pay $772M In Bribery Case

A French power and transportation company has agreed to pay $772 million in penalties to resolve allegations that it... Read »

4 hours ago
Bridgeport Senator Picked to Run DMV

Bridgeport Senator Picked to Run DMV

Gov. Dannel Malloy has chosen a Bridgeport state senator as his new commissioner of Connecticut's Department of... Read »

4 hours ago
Police Investigate Death in New Haven

Police Investigate Death in New Haven

Police are investigating after a man was found dead in New Haven on Saturday morning, but said there were no signs... Read »

4 hours ago
Craigslist Advertiser Stole Car: Cops

Craigslist Advertiser Stole Car: Cops

An East Haven man who posted a Craigslist ad offering automotive body work is accused of scamming a would-be client... Read »

5 hours ago
Court Date Changed for Teen Accused in Fatal School Stabbing

Court Date Changed for Teen Accused in Fatal School Stabbing

A Milford, Connecticut teen accused of stabbing his classmate to death inside a high school hours before the prom is... Watch »

5 hours ago
Firefighters Respond to Bethel Blaze

Firefighters Respond to Bethel Blaze

Firefighters are responding to a fire on Blackman Avenue in Bethel, according to officials from the Stony Hill Fire... Read »

4 hours ago
Police Investigation in Norwalk

Police Investigation in Norwalk

South Main Street in Norwalk is closed between Larsen and Concord streets because of a police investigation. Read »

6 hours ago

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