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Sandy Hook Elementary School Evacuated Over Bomb Threat
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Sandy Hook Elementary School Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

Sandy Hook Elementary School in Monroe, Connecticut, was evacuated this morning because of a bomb threat. Watch »

16 minutes ago
Police Identify Body Washed Ashore in Westbrook

Police Identify Body Washed Ashore in Westbrook

The state police major crime squad is investigating after the body of a 72-year-old woman washed ashore at... Read »

13 minutes ago
Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid growing criticism of her agency, Department of... Read »

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Chick-fil-A Opens in Brookfield Next Week

Chick-fil-A Opens in Brookfield Next Week

Chick-fil-A will be opening its first stand-alone restaurant in Connecticut in Brookfield on Thursday, Read »

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Man Convicted of Teen's Murder in Loud Music Shooting

Man Convicted of Teen's Murder in Loud Music Shooting

A Jacksonville jury has found Michael Dunn guilty of first degree murder for fatally shooting a black teenager after... Read »

16 minutes ago

"Contact Tracing" Explained: How to Stop Ebola From Spreading

Contact tracing is the process used to find everyone who comes into direct contact with a sick Ebola patient. If the Read »

13 minutes ago
Blasts at Syrian School Kill 32, Including 10 Kids

Blasts at Syrian School Kill 32, Including 10 Kids

At least 32 people, including 10 children, were killed in twin car bombings at an elementary school in Syria... Read »

23 minutes ago
Accused White House Intruder Pleads Not Guilty

Accused White House Intruder Pleads Not Guilty

Accused White House fence-jumper Omar J. Gonzalez has pleaded not guilty to charges that he ran into... Read »

47 minutes ago
State Police Investigate High School Soccer Coach

State Police Investigate High School Soccer Coach

State police said they started investigating Jeff Sirois after officials from E.O. Smith High School contacted them... Read »

4 minutes ago
No Anthem Coverage at 5 Local Hospitals as Talks Break Down

No Anthem Coverage at 5 Local Hospitals as Talks Break Down

Failed negotiations between Hartford HealthCare and Anthem have left five Connecticut hospitals out of network... Read »

21 minutes ago
1st Female Pilot to Circle Globe Dies at 88

1st Female Pilot to Circle Globe Dies at 88

The first female pilot to fly solo around the world died Tuesday in her sleep at the age of 88, her grandson... Read »

2 hours ago
Woman, Toddler Hide While Intruder Ransacks Home

Woman, Toddler Hide While Intruder Ransacks Home

Police are investigating after someone broke into a Plainfield home and ransacked the residence Tuesday night while... Read »

2 hours ago
5 Dallas Kids Had Contact With Ebola Patient

5 Dallas Kids Had Contact With Ebola Patient

Five children who attend Dallas schools had contact with a man diagnosed with Ebola and are being monitored,... Watch »

2 hours ago
Travelers From West Africa Warned About Ebola

Travelers From West Africa Warned About Ebola

All people traveling to the United States from countries with Ebola are being warned as of Wednesday about... Read »

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Ex-Madam Kristin Davis Gets 2 Years for Pill Peddling

Ex-Madam Kristin Davis Gets 2 Years for Pill Peddling

Kristin Davis, the former madam and candidate for governor and New York City comptroller, was sentenced Wednesday to... Read »

3 hours ago
Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations, School Dismissal

Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations, School Dismissal

Buildings near an old factory building at 200 West Main Street in Vernon were evacuated early Wednesday... Read »

7 minutes ago
Family Plans 1-Year Memorial in DC Shooting Death

Family Plans 1-Year Memorial in DC Shooting Death

The family of a Stamford woman who was shot in her car in Washington, D.C., will protest on the one-year anniversary... Read »

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Crash Causes Closures on I-84 in West Hartford

Crash Causes Closures on I-84 in West Hartford

An exit ramp and some lanes on Interstate 84 east is closed after a tractor trailer crash in West Hartford. Read »

2 hours ago
Marine Jailed in Mexico Could Be Released Within Weeks: Mom

Marine Jailed in Mexico Could Be Released Within Weeks: Mom

A dismissal or acquittal may be close for a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico on weapons charges his mother... Watch »

4 hours ago
Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride
Join NBC Connecticut and Kevin Nathan at the Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride and Walk. Read more
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