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ECSU Prof Apologizes After Blasting Republicans in Class
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ECSU Prof Apologizes After Blasting Republicans in Class

A professor at Eastern Connecticut State University has apologized after being caught on video blasting Republicans. Read »

2 hours ago
Hillary Clinton Headlining UConn Forum Wednesday

Hillary Clinton Headlining UConn Forum Wednesday

Clinton is traveling to the University of Connecticut to speak Wednesday at a contemporary issues forum,... Read »

12 minutes ago
End of an Era for Iconic Connecticut Guitar Factory

End of an Era for Iconic Connecticut Guitar Factory

An Ovation guitar factory in the western Connecticut hills that has produced instruments for music legends from Paul... Read »

4 hours ago
Route 7 Reopens in New Milford

Route 7 Reopens in New Milford

Route 7 in New Milford was closed on Wednesday between Fort Hill Road and Bridge Street because of an old... Read »

5 hours ago
Another UConn Spring Weekend to Begin

Another UConn Spring Weekend to Begin

Burning couches and knocked over vehicles were once the scene at UConn’s annual spring celebration. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Man Threatened Hamden TGI Fridays Employee: Police

Man Threatened Hamden TGI Fridays Employee: Police

Hamden police are looking for the man who they said threatened to kill an employee of the TGI Fridays at... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Arrest Made in Yale Hoax Shooting Report

Arrest Made in Yale Hoax Shooting Report

New Haven police have arrested a man in connection with the phoned-in threat that forced a lockdown at... Read »

6 hours ago
Hamden Imposes Student Housing Moratorium Due to Partying

Hamden Imposes Student Housing Moratorium Due to Partying

Hamden officials said they've imposed a one-year moratorium on new permits for off-campus college student... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Suspect in 1996 West Hartford Sex Assault in Custody

Suspect in 1996 West Hartford Sex Assault in Custody

Deputies from the Clinton County Sheriffs Office in New York and members of the United States Border Patrol arrested... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
CT Fastrak Open House Tonight

CT Fastrak Open House Tonight

The CT fastrak, a 9.4 mile bus way, known as the New Britain to Hartford busway, is scheduled to begin... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Officials Investigate Carbon Monoxide-Related Death

Officials Investigate Carbon Monoxide-Related Death

The Milford Fire/Rescue Department is issuing a warning about carbon monoxide after a Milford man with... Read »

6 hours ago
Firefighters, Police Lift Car Off Man

Firefighters, Police Lift Car Off Man

Video shows firefighters and police lifting a pickup that was crushing an elderly man in Fairfield. Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Fallon Takes on Stefanie Dolson Tonight

Fallon Takes on Stefanie Dolson Tonight

Fresh off a national title win, UConn basketball star Stefanie Dolson was calling on Jimmy Fallon to “hit her up.” Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Southbury Prepares for When Next Big Storm Hits

Southbury Prepares for When Next Big Storm Hits

A small transfer switch at a gas station in Southbury could make all the difference when the next big storm hits and... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Teen Comes Face to Face With Moose in Cheshire

Teen Comes Face to Face With Moose in Cheshire

Jake Harton, 19, of Southington said he was hiking and looking for deer antlers in the woods near Mountain Road... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
New Arrests in Massive Eli Lilly Heist in Connecticut

New Arrests in Massive Eli Lilly Heist in Connecticut

Federal authorities have charged three more Florida men in the theft of about $80 million in prescription drugs from... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Mom Left Kids in Minivan While She Shopped: Cops

Mom Left Kids in Minivan While She Shopped: Cops

A New Britain mother is under arrest, accused of leaving her four young children alone in a minivan while... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Fire Truck Taken from Camp for Burn Survivors, Boy Scouts

Fire Truck Taken from Camp for Burn Survivors, Boy Scouts

State police are investigating after an old fire truck was stolen from a group of camps, including one for children... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Penguin Chicks Take First Swim

Penguin Chicks Take First Swim

At Mystic Aquarium Tuesday, three African penguin chicks that hatched in January took their first swim. Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Man Shooting at Trees Leads to School Lockdown in Glastonbury: Cops

Man Shooting at Trees Leads to School Lockdown in Glastonbury: Cops

A Glastonbury Middle School was placed in lockdown on Tuesday morning as police investigated what turned out to be a... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
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