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Bank Robber Caught While Driving With Child: Cops
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Bank Robber Caught While Driving With Child: Cops

Police have arrested the man accused of robbing a bank in Willington and said he had a child in the car when they caught him. Read »

3 minutes ago
Two-Alarm Fire Reported in Orange

Two-Alarm Fire Reported in Orange

Emergency crews are responding to a second-alarm fire at 129 Russell Avenue in Orange, according to police. Read »

2 hours ago
Winter Weather Causes Holiday Traffic Jams on I-95

Winter Weather Causes Holiday Traffic Jams on I-95

Interstate 95 was jammed up Wednesday with drivers hitting the road to get to their holiday destinations on what is... Watch »

39 minutes ago
State Seeks Ways to Reduce Traffic on I-95

State Seeks Ways to Reduce Traffic on I-95

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is conducting a study to brainstorm ways of easing congestion along the... Read »

40 minutes ago
Holiday Shoppers Head Out Despite the Snow

Holiday Shoppers Head Out Despite the Snow

The snow didn't deter some holiday shoppers on Wednesday. In fact, some used the day to get a head start hoping... Read »

3 hours ago
Manchester Road Race to Be Held as Scheduled

Manchester Road Race to Be Held as Scheduled

Despite the snow, the Manchester Road Race is a go for Thanksgiving Day. Read »

3 hours ago
2 Teens Charged in New Haven Gun Battle

2 Teens Charged in New Haven Gun Battle

Police have arrested two teens involved in a New Haven gun battle during which one person was shot. Read »

3 hours ago
Undocumented Immigrants to Receive Connecticut Licenses

Undocumented Immigrants to Receive Connecticut Licenses

Thousands of immigrants in the U.S. illegally living in Connecticut can soon begin the process of obtaining a speci... Read »

3 hours ago
Teens Rob Clothing Store at Gunpoint: Cops

Teens Rob Clothing Store at Gunpoint: Cops

Police have arrested two teens accused of robbing a clothing store in New Britain at gunpoint Wednesday morning. Read »

3 hours ago
Fire Displaces 10 People in Hartford

Fire Displaces 10 People in Hartford

Ten people in two families were forced from their homes Wednesday afternoon when fire broke out at 80 Prospect Stre... Read »

3 hours ago
Driver Breaks Into Business, Hides in Basement After Crash: Cops

Driver Breaks Into Business, Hides in Basement After Crash: Cops

Police have arrested the driver who ran from a rollover crash in Simsbury on Wednesday morning, then broke into a... Read »

5 hours ago
Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into River Off Route 8 in Beacon Falls

Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into River Off Route 8 in Beacon Falls

The right lane of Route 8 southbound is closed between exits 24 and 25 in Beacon Falls after a tractor-trailer slid... Watch »

3 hours ago
Oil Tanker Flips Over in Ellington

Oil Tanker Flips Over in Ellington

An oil truck rolled over and landed on its side Wednesday afternoon near the fire station at 316 Sandy Beach Road in... Read »

5 hours ago
Firefighter Hurt Battling 2-Alarm Blaze in Waterbury

Firefighter Hurt Battling 2-Alarm Blaze in Waterbury

A firefighter was injured while battling a two-alarm fire at a three-story apartment building on Oakville Avenue in... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Truckers Seek Exceptions to New York I-84 Travel Ban

Truckers Seek Exceptions to New York I-84 Travel Ban

Connecticut grocery and fuel distributors and truckers are asking for New York's governor to relax Interstate 84... Read »

6 hours ago
Suspected Thief At Large Who Stole $50K in Furs

Suspected Thief At Large Who Stole $50K in Furs

Police are searching for a fugitive suspected of stealing thousands of dolars in expensive furs from Saks Fifth... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Scene Cleared After Major Gas Leak in Portland

Scene Cleared After Major Gas Leak in Portland

The scene of a gas leak in Portland has been cleared. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Serious Crash Closes Route 79 in Durham

Serious Crash Closes Route 79 in Durham

A portion of Route 79 is closed in Durham due to a serious crash. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Route 4 Closed in Cornwall

Route 4 Closed in Cornwall

Route 4 in Cornwall is closed near Route 7 because of a jackknifed tractor-trailer, according to state police. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Fire Truck Gets Stuck in Torrington

Fire Truck Gets Stuck in Torrington

A fire truck got stuck on Burr Mountain Road in Torrington, according to Litchfield County dispatchers. Read »

Nov 26, 2014

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