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Power Outage Closes UConn Avery Point Campus
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Power Outage Closes UConn Avery Point Campus

The University of Connecticut Avery Point campus in Groton closed at 3 p.m. Thursday due to a power outage that left much the area without electricity, according to university spokesperson Stephanie Reitz. Read »

24 minutes ago
Michelle Obama Heading to New Haven Next Week

Michelle Obama Heading to New Haven Next Week

First lady Michelle Obama is expected to make an appearance in Connecticut next week to rally election support... Read »

36 minutes ago
Man Arrested in Newington Convenience Store Robbery

Man Arrested in Newington Convenience Store Robbery

Newington police have arrested a man suspected in an armed robbery at a convenience store two years ago. Read »

2 hours ago
Merritt Parkway Closed in Greenwich

Merritt Parkway Closed in Greenwich

The Southbound side of the Merritt Parkway is closed between exits 28 and 27 in Greenwich because of a car crash and... Read »

2 hours ago
Home Burglary Prompts School Lock Out in Farmington

Home Burglary Prompts School Lock Out in Farmington

West District School in Farmington is on "lock out" this afternoon as police investigate a home... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Charged in Threat Against Jonathan Law High School

Man Charged in Threat Against Jonathan Law High School

Milford police have arrested a man accused of making a threat against Jonathan Law High School. Read »

3 hours ago
Student Charged in Bristol Central High School Bomb Threat

Student Charged in Bristol Central High School Bomb Threat

Bristol police have arrested a juvenile in connection with a bomb threat at Bristol Central High School on Oct. 9. Read »

3 hours ago
Masked Man Fired Shot During Hamden Home Invasion

Masked Man Fired Shot During Hamden Home Invasion

A man wearing a Halloween mask and another masked man fired a gunshot during a home invasion in Hamden last night... Read »

4 hours ago
Local Hospitals Hold Ebola Drill

Local Hospitals Hold Ebola Drill

An Ebola drill is underway this morning as Connecticut hospitals prepare in the case that they had to treat an Ebola... Watch »

2 hours ago
Police Make Arrests in Manchester Robbery

Police Make Arrests in Manchester Robbery

Manchester police arrested two people in connection with an armed robbery at Sam’s Convenience Store early this... Read »

6 hours ago
Police Investigate Car in Water

Police Investigate Car in Water

Police are responding to Seaside Park in Bridgeport, where there is a vehicle in the water near the boat launch. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
2-Alarm Fire at New Haven Strip Mall

2-Alarm Fire at New Haven Strip Mall

Part of Whalley Avenue in New Haven was closed this morning after fire broke out at a strip mall at 1460 Whalley... Watch »

5 hours ago
Downed Wires Cause Hartford Road Closure

Downed Wires Cause Hartford Road Closure

Police have responded to the area of 595 Broad View Terrace due to downed wires and are closing the road there. Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Gas Fire Shoots Up Into Night Sky

Gas Fire Shoots Up Into Night Sky

Emergency crews worked through the night in Wethersfield after fallen wires came in contact with natural gas,... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
State Launches Ebola Information Website

State Launches Ebola Information Website

The state of Connecticut has launched a website to keep residents informed about the Ebola virus after a few... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
High Winds Knock Down Trees, Cause Power Outages

High Winds Knock Down Trees, Cause Power Outages

Thousands of households across the state are waking up without power after high winds and heavy rain. Watch »

2 hours ago
Physician Accused of Sexually Assaulting Patient

Physician Accused of Sexually Assaulting Patient

Police arrested a New London physician Wednesday who has been accused of sexually assaulting a patient, police... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Oil Slick Causes Crashes on Route 8 in Beacon Falls

Oil Slick Causes Crashes on Route 8 in Beacon Falls

The southbound side of Route 8 was closed in Beacon Falls after an oil slick caused a number of crashes on... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
CT Residents Complain of Health Insurance Cancellation Notices

CT Residents Complain of Health Insurance Cancellation Notices

Many Connecticut residents are reporting receiving cancellation notices about their health insurance policies. Read »

Oct 22, 2014
State Police ID Body Found as Missing Man

State Police ID Body Found as Missing Man

State police have identified a body found earlier this month near Interstate 95 in New London as a Middletown man... Read »

Oct 22, 2014

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