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Family Escapes Fire in Rocky Hill Home
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Family Escapes Fire in Rocky Hill Home

Firefighters responded to the home at 3189 Main Street just after 1 a.m. after family members smelled smoke and saw flames coming from the kitchen area. Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Grandma Left Vengeful Note Prior to Murder of Grandsons: AP

Grandma Left Vengeful Note Prior to Murder of Grandsons: AP

A Connecticut woman who shot and killed her two young grandsons before committing suicide last year left a note... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Families Wait in Agony as Korean Ferry Death Toll Rises

Families Wait in Agony as Korean Ferry Death Toll Rises

A high school gym in Jindo, South Korea, has become the place where hundreds of distraught parents of missing teens... Read »

2 hours ago
Boy Survives Flight in Wheel Well

Boy Survives Flight in Wheel Well

FBI officials say officials say a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California... Read »

2 hours ago
Coventry Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

Coventry Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

Police are investigating after a man lost control of his motorcycle and hit a tree in Coventry. Read »

4 hours ago
Red Sox Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

Red Sox Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

The Red Sox honored heroes of the Boston Marathon bombings before Sunday night's game against the... Read »

4 hours ago
New Traffic Changes at Middle School After Deadly Accident

New Traffic Changes at Middle School After Deadly Accident

New traffic patterns take effect Monday at RHAM middle school, a month after a teacher is hit and killed by a car in... Watch »

4 hours ago
Fairfield Man Resuced After Getting Pinned by Truck

Fairfield Man Resuced After Getting Pinned by Truck

An elderly man from Fairfield was rescued after getting pinned between his garage wall and his pickup truck. Read »

5 hours ago
Kraft Recalls 96K Pounds of Oscar Mayer Wieners

Kraft Recalls 96K Pounds of Oscar Mayer Wieners

Kraft Foods Group, Inc. is recalling approximately 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners due to misbranding. Read »

3 hours ago
Nurse in Critical Condition After Being Stabbed at L.A. Hospital

Nurse in Critical Condition After Being Stabbed at L.A. Hospital

A nurse was in critical condition after allegedly being stabbed by a man who bypassed a hospital’s weapons screening... Watch »

2 hours ago
Discovery Channel Scuttles Everest Stunt After Tragedy

Discovery Channel Scuttles Everest Stunt After Tragedy

A televised stunt on Mount Everest that was supposed to have aired on the Discovery Channel next month has... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Ferry Death Toll Climbs as Bodies Are Recovered

Ferry Death Toll Climbs as Bodies Are Recovered

Divers on Sunday retrieved more bodies from the interior of a ferry that sunk off South Korea, raising the... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
Miss America: Don't Suspend Teen Over Prom Invite

Miss America: Don't Suspend Teen Over Prom Invite

Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
On Eve of Marathon, Festivities and Tight Security

On Eve of Marathon, Festivities and Tight Security

It's the first marathon since last year's deadly bombing. This year security has been tightened and there have been... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Ansonia Man Arrested After Shooting Neighbor in Dispute

Ansonia Man Arrested After Shooting Neighbor in Dispute

An Ansonia man was arrested after shooting his neighbor on Easter morning. Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Somers Celebrates First Service in New Church

Somers Celebrates First Service in New Church

The parishioners of Somers Congregational Church celebrated Easter Sunday in their brand new sanctuary after... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
Chicagoan to Run 35th Straight Boston Marathon

Chicagoan to Run 35th Straight Boston Marathon

A 53-year-old Chicagoan's participation in Monday's Boston Marathon will be especially memorable, and not... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Boston Boosts Police Force Ahead of Marathon

Boston Boosts Police Force Ahead of Marathon

Law enforcement officials were working around the clock to make sure Monday's Boston Marathon is safe, employing... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
Texas Teen Dies After Falling From Moving SUV

Texas Teen Dies After Falling From Moving SUV

A 17-year-old Texas girl died on Saturday morning after she was hit by a moving vehicle that she fell out... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Easter Morning Delivery for Space Station

Easter Morning Delivery for Space Station

Space station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies. The shipment arrived... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
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The Health & Wellness Festival is back in 2014! Read more
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