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Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 11:39 AM EDT

1 Dead, 1 Charged With DUI After Fiery Crash on I-95

1 Dead, 1 Charged With DUI After Fiery Crash on I-95

The driver of a tractor-trailer was killed in a fiery crash that closed Interstate 95 in Westport for nearly 11 hours and police have charged the driver of the other Mercedes involved in the crash with...

2 hours ago

Man Charged in 2000 Los Angeles Slaying Arrested in Bridgeport

Man Charged in 2000 Los Angeles Slaying Arrested in Bridgeport

Police arrested a suspect in a 16-year-old Los Angeles homicide in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Thursday, authorities said.

2 hours ago

Police Shooting Audio Appears to Back Up Officer Statements

Police Shooting Audio Appears to Back Up Officer Statements

A Charlotte, North Carolina, police officer calls for backup, saying he has spotted a man with a gun and a marijuana joint in his SUV. In follow-up radio traffic, the officer says a suspect has been wounded and...

3 hours ago

New Plan Will End DCF Court Oversight: Malloy

New Plan Will End DCF Court Oversight: Malloy

A federal judge in Connecticut on Thursday approved a revised agreement that Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said will forge a path toward ending decades of federal oversight of the state's child welfare...

4 hours ago

ACC Football Championship Moved To Orlando Over Anti-LGBT Law

ACC Football Championship Moved To Orlando Over Anti-LGBT Law

Orlando emerged as a possible location for the Dec. 3 game after the ACC joined other sports leagues in pulling out of North Carolina amid backlash over controversial state House Bill 2.

4 hours ago

House Reps Roast Wells Fargo CEO for 'Egregious Fraud'

House Reps Roast Wells Fargo CEO for 'Egregious Fraud'

A furious congressional committee grilled Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf Thursday on Thursday, the latest group to express their ire over the bank's shady practices, NBC News reported. Stumpf sat before the House...

4 hours ago

Ex-Student Who Sold Drugs Linked to 2015 Overdoses Sentenced

Ex-Student Who Sold Drugs Linked to 2015 Overdoses Sentenced

One of the five former Wesleyan University students arrested in connection with a slew of party drug overdoses last year has been sentenced to serve time in prison.

4 hours ago

Man Who Led Police on Pursuit Writes 'I Won' on Social Meda

Man Who Led Police on Pursuit Writes 'I Won' on Social Meda

A man who led state police on a brief pursuit in Killingly on Tuesday apparently wrote "I won" on social media, before being arrested the following day.

4 hours ago

Firefighter Confronted, Subdued SC School Shooter

Firefighter Confronted, Subdued SC School Shooter

When two firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck at the playground. There was no gunman, and no one inside the truck. Within minutes,...

4 hours ago

Airlines Reading, Responding to Social Media Rants

Airlines Reading, Responding to Social Media Rants

A new study says airlines are reading posts made by customers complaining over delayed or canceled flights and poor service, and are responding to those messages. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines has a team...

NBC Connecticut Joins With Red Cross for Blood Drive
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