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Police Locate Driver From I-84 Rollover Crash
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Police Locate Driver From I-84 Rollover Crash

State Police have located a driver involved in a crash on Interstate 84 in West Hartford early Saturday morning who left the scene and his or her car. Read »

4 hours ago
Former Governor John Rowland Found Guilty on All 7 Counts

Former Governor John Rowland Found Guilty on All 7 Counts

A federal jury unanimously found former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland guilty on all seven counts in a... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014

"Joyful News": ISIS Releases 49 Turkish Hostages

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Saturday that 49 Turkish hostages held by Islamic militants have... Read »

4 hours ago
WATCH: Cop Saves Driver Choking on Highway: NYPD

WATCH: Cop Saves Driver Choking on Highway: NYPD

A police officer stationed on a New York City highway saved a driver who started to slow down when she began choking... Watch »

44 minutes ago
ISIS Battle Plan: Who Are the Syrian Rebels?

ISIS Battle Plan: Who Are the Syrian Rebels?

Congress this week voted to authorize the training and arming of so-called moderate Syrian rebels to help... Read »

47 minutes ago
U.S., Canadian Fighter Jets Intercept 8 Russian Planes

U.S., Canadian Fighter Jets Intercept 8 Russian Planes

American and Canadian fighter jets intercepted eight Russian planes flying in international airspace west of Alaska... Read »

2 hours ago
Blasts Rock Ukraine City Amid Buffer Zone Deal

Blasts Rock Ukraine City Amid Buffer Zone Deal

Explosions shook the Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Saturday, even as government forces and pro-Russian... Read »

2 hours ago
Simsbury Police Ship Cooling Vests to Military K9 Units

Simsbury Police Ship Cooling Vests to Military K9 Units

Simsbury Police Department's Heroes and Hounds program sends care packages to military dogs and their handlers. Watch »

2 hours ago
Officers Search Woods for Suspected Trooper Killer

Officers Search Woods for Suspected Trooper Killer

Authorities who spent the night in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a... Watch »

2 hours ago
Gunman Says Hello, Then Shoots 4 on Street: NYPD

Gunman Says Hello, Then Shoots 4 on Street: NYPD

Police in Queens are searching for a gunman who shot four men outside a home in Corona Friday night, according... Read »

2 hours ago
Thousands of Syrian Kurds Flee to Turkey

Thousands of Syrian Kurds Flee to Turkey

Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds crossed the Turkish border fearing an imminent attack from ISIS fighters, Reuters... Read »

5 hours ago
West Haven High School Teacher on Administrative Leave

West Haven High School Teacher on Administrative Leave

A high school teacher in West Haven has been placed on paid administrative leave because of what officials... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Storm Kills 5 in the Philippines, Headed to Taiwan

Storm Kills 5 in the Philippines, Headed to Taiwan

Storm Fung-Wong killed at least five people, including a 2-year-old, in the Philippines and was heading... Read »

6 hours ago
Kerry: Iran Has

Kerry: Iran Has "Role" to Play in ISIS Fight

Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday Iran belongs in the international coalition combatting ISIS -- that... Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Americans Still Stranded in Cabo After Odile

Americans Still Stranded in Cabo After Odile

Hurricane Odile wrecked its way through Mexico‚Äôs Los Cabos resort five days ago, and left waterlogged buildings and... Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Officer Failed to Help Kids Approached by Strange Man: Mom

Officer Failed to Help Kids Approached by Strange Man: Mom

Authorities are investigating after two sisters, ages 13 and 7, were confronted by a strange man in a car... Watch »

3 hours ago
4 Charged in Murder of 9-Year-Old Chicago Boy

4 Charged in Murder of 9-Year-Old Chicago Boy

Four people were charged in connection with the murder of 9-year-old Antonio Smith, Chicago Police Watch »

5 hours ago
Peekaboo: Baby Freaks Out After Dad Shaves Beard

Peekaboo: Baby Freaks Out After Dad Shaves Beard

A game of peekaboo took a turn for the worst when a 19-month-old girl broke down in tears after she... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Anti-Islamic Ads Coming to NYC Transit System

Anti-Islamic Ads Coming to NYC Transit System

Anti-Islamic ads will begin appearing on 100 city buses and two subway entrances next week in New York. Watch »

6 hours ago
Fight Over Parking Space Leads to Standoff in Meriden

Fight Over Parking Space Leads to Standoff in Meriden

A Meriden resident will face felony charges after a conflict with a neighbor led to a police standoff during... Read »

6 hours ago
9/27-9/28/14 NBC Connecticut Health & Wellness Festival
Join us for the 2014 Health & Wellness Festival Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 at the Connecticut Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more
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