East Windsor town officials held a special meeting at East Windsor High School Saturday where they approved a development agreement between the town and MMCT Venture LLC, the joint Mohegan-Mashantucket Pequot company, that could pave the way for a third casino in the state.
One person is dead and a second was taken to the hospital after a car crashed into the Saugatuck River in Westport Saturday.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is among those who backing former Labor Secretary Tom Perez to head the national Democratic Party.
Actor Bill Paxton died Saturday due to complications from surgery, a representative of his family told NBC News in a statement. He was 61. Paxton was known for his roles in Hollywood blockbusters like "Twister," "Apollo 13," and "Aliens." His most recent role was on the small screen, in the CBS series "Training Day." In a statement to TMZ, which broke the news of Paxton's death, his family said: “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery.”
Sunday morning, the temperature was 20 degrees colder than the day before. The wind chill made it feel like the mid-20s outside.
Katie Lou Samuelson broke out of a shooting slump on Saturday, scoring 29 points to lead top-ranked UConn to a 91-48 win over Memphis that extended the Huskies record winning streak to 103 games.