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Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 04:33 PM EDT

NJ Transit Officer Pulls Man Off Tracks Seconds Before Train Arrives

NJ Transit Officer Pulls Man Off Tracks Seconds Before Train Arrives

A New Jersey Transit Police officer is being hailed a hero after he pulled a man off the tracks seconds before a train arrived. Surveillance video shows NJ Transit officer Victor Ortiz struggling to pull a man...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 04:49 PM EDT

Shooting Victim Crashes En Route to Hospital, Injures 4

Shooting Victim Crashes En Route to Hospital, Injures 4

A shooting victim trying to drive himself to the hospital caused a car crash that left four others, including two children, wounded on Sunday, according to Chicago police. Just after 12 p.m., authorities said a...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 04:38 PM EDT

First Family Goes Hiking in National Park in Virginia

First Family Goes Hiking in National Park in Virginia

President Barack Obama and the first family are hiking at Prince William Forest Park in Virginia. Their visit Sunday comes as the National Park Service's celebrates its centennial. The president has marked the...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 12:56 PM EDT

Boy, 15, Certified as Adult in Slaying of Pregnant Mom

Boy, 15, Certified as Adult in Slaying of Pregnant Mom

A judge has certified a 15-year-old Texas boy to stand trial as an adult in the fatal stabbing and strangling of his mother at their Houston-area home. The Galveston County Daily News reports that Chance...

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State to Hold Hearings on Rail, Bus Fare Increases

State to Hold Hearings on Rail, Bus Fare Increases

The first of six public hearings on planned rail and bus fare increases will be held in Old Saybrook.

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Yale Welcomes Freshmen for Start of School Year

Yale Welcomes Freshmen for Start of School Year

Yale University has welcomed a freshman class of 1,373 students in advance of Wednesday's first day of classes.

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 02:38 PM EDT

Teenager Shot and Killed in Bridgeport

Teenager Shot and Killed in Bridgeport

A 19-year-old has died after being shot in the head in Bridgeport Saturday afternoon.

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Driver in Fatal La. Bus Crash to be Charged: Police

Driver in Fatal La. Bus Crash to be Charged: Police

Authorities plan to charge the man driving a charter bus carrying flood relief volunteers that crashed in Louisiana Sunday, NBC News reported. Denis Yasmir Amaya Rodriguez, 37, will be charged with two...

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 05:27 PM EDT

Family, Friends Remember Hartford Teen Killed in Crash

Family, Friends Remember Hartford Teen Killed in Crash

At a vigil in Hartford on Saturday, the community mourned the death of a young teenager who the family says was killed in a fiery car crash.

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 09:37 PM EDT

Elderly Woman Pulled From Car in Farmington Lake

Elderly Woman Pulled From Car in Farmington Lake

A couple of Good Samaritans rescued an elderly woman after she drove her car into a lake in Farmington on Saturday.

NBC Connecticut Joins With Red Cross for Blood Drive
NBC Connecticut is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on June 23. Read more
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