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Bus Carrying UConn Students Catches Fire on Mass. Highway
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Bus Carrying UConn Students Catches Fire on Mass. Highway

One of four chartered buses taking UConn students to Boston caught fire on a ramp to the Massachusetts Turnpike in Sturbridge, Massachusetts on Saturday in an incident passengers described as "terrifying." There were no injuries in the blaze, which closed two lanes of traffic... Watch »

2 hours ago
Forest Fire Danger High in Connecticut

Forest Fire Danger High in Connecticut

Open burning is forbidden, even with permits, on Sunday because the forest fire danger is high in Connecticut. Read »

2 hours ago
Migrant Boat Capsizes in Mediterranean, Hundreds Feared Dead

Migrant Boat Capsizes in Mediterranean, Hundreds Feared Dead

A major search-and-rescue operation was underway Sunday to save up to 700 migrants after their boat capsized south... Read »

4 hours ago
BMW Recalls 91K Mini Coopers Over Air Bag Sensor

BMW Recalls 91K Mini Coopers Over Air Bag Sensor

BMW is recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix a defect that may prevent the air bag on the front passenger side of the... Read »

2 hours ago
New Hartford Brush Fire Spans 10-12 Acres

New Hartford Brush Fire Spans 10-12 Acres

A brush fire broke out in New Hartford Saturday afternoon in Nepaug State Forest. Read »

2 hours ago
Teen Shot Dead in Double Shooting

Teen Shot Dead in Double Shooting

One teenager is dead and another young man is in the hospital after a double shooting in New Haven. Read »

1 minute ago
Oilers Win NHL Draft Lottery and Chance to Select McDavid

Oilers Win NHL Draft Lottery and Chance to Select McDavid

The Oilers bucked the odds Saturday night in Toronto by winning the NHL draft lottery for the No. 1 pick. Read »

Apr 19, 2015
Wounded Veterans Arrive for Boston Marathon

Wounded Veterans Arrive for Boston Marathon

Ten wounded veterans arrived from Walter Reed Medical Center to a cheering crowd at Logan International Airport... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
3 Shot During Del. State University Event

3 Shot During Del. State University Event

Delaware State University officials say three people were shot at a student event. The shooting occurred around... Read »

Apr 19, 2015
St. Louis Police Shoot Man Holding Knife, Release Video

St. Louis Police Shoot Man Holding Knife, Release Video

Two St. Louis police officers shot and killed an armed suspect after he charged them while holding a knife... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Brush Fire Threatens Homes in Southern California

Brush Fire Threatens Homes in Southern California

Evacuation orders were lifted Sunday as hundreds of firefighters battled a raging brush fire threatening 200 homes... Watch »

37 minutes ago
Record 2.25 Tons of Cocaine Seized Off Martinique

Record 2.25 Tons of Cocaine Seized Off Martinique

French customs officers seized 2.25 tons of cocaine, their biggest ever haul, in a raid on a yacht off Martinique... Read »

Apr 19, 2015
Penguins Get Even With 4-3 Win Over Rangers

Penguins Get Even With 4-3 Win Over Rangers

Sidney Crosby scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins evened their first-round playoff series with the New York... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Electric Company Investigates Explosion Near Fresno; Victims Recovering

Electric Company Investigates Explosion Near Fresno; Victims...

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. investigators were at the scene Saturday of a natural gas pipeline blast at a... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Fierce Debate Over College Students Carrying Concealed Weapons

Fierce Debate Over College Students Carrying Concealed Weapons

A fierce debate has sparked across the nation as a handful of states are considering laws allowing college students... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Towing Company in ESPN Britt McHenry Rant Video Piles Up Complaints

Towing Company in ESPN Britt McHenry Rant Video Piles Up Complaints

The Virginia towing company at the center of the ESPN Britt McHenry viral rant video, Advanced Towing Company, has... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
Yemen Rejects Iranian Peace Plan

Yemen Rejects Iranian Peace Plan

Yemen's government has rejected a peace plan that Iran submitted to the United Nations. Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Family Wins Back Rare Gold Coins Worth $80M or More

Family Wins Back Rare Gold Coins Worth $80M or More

A family was awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more on Friday after a U.S. Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
Pickup Truck Crashes Into Mario Batali's Restaurant

Pickup Truck Crashes Into Mario Batali's Restaurant

A pickup truck drove into a Los Angeles restaurant backed by a reknowned chef Saturday afternoon, fire officials... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Man Gets 9 Years in Jail For Trafficking Pot Through McDonald's Restaurants

Man Gets 9 Years in Jail For Trafficking Pot Through McDonald's...

A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison for running a large-scale marijuana trafficking... Read »

Apr 18, 2015

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