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Same-Sex Couple Finally Married After Dropping Father-Son Designation

Same-Sex Couple Finally Married After Dropping Father-Son Designation

When Bill Novak and Norman MacArthur moved to the Philadelphia suburbs nearly 20 years ago, they were dismayed to... Read »

May 22, 2015
Newington Police Warn Residents of Car Break-In Spree

Newington Police Warn Residents of Car Break-In Spree

Normally quiet and safe Newington neighborhoods have found themselves the target of thieves. Watch »

May 22, 2015
Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

Mom Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been... Read »

May 22, 2015
Facebook Fallout?

Facebook Fallout?

Not really. But a take on Facebook's logo is used by a really old advertising medium to promote an even older... Read »

Apr 22, 2012
Senate Blocks NSA Bill, Fast-Tracks TTP

Senate Blocks NSA Bill, Fast-Tracks TTP

In a marathon voting session before the Memorial Day weekend, the Senate voted to fast-track President Obama's... Read »

May 23, 2015
Criminal Wrongdoing in GM's Defect Handling: Feds

Criminal Wrongdoing in GM's Defect Handling: Feds

Federal investigators have identified criminal wrongdoing in General Motors' failure to disclose a defect tied to at... Read »

May 22, 2015
Man Steps in Front of Car, Peacefully Ends

Man Steps in Front of Car, Peacefully Ends "Victory Parade" Police...

A bizarre slow-speed chase of a man in a convertible Ford Mustang ended peacefully Friday when a man stepped into... Watch »

May 23, 2015
Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Suspect in D.C. Mansion Slayings Had Help: Authorities

Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they... Watch »

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Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies Around Connecticut

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies Around Connecticut

Cities and towns around the state are holding Memorial Day parades and ceremonies to honor Connecticut's veterans... Read »

May 22, 2015
Man Convicted in Ice Cream Truck Fatal Robbery Set Free 40 Years Later

Man Convicted in Ice Cream Truck Fatal Robbery Set Free 40 Years Later

A man convicted in a fatal robbery of a ice cream truck driver in Coconut Grove, Florida, more than 40 years ago... Watch »

May 22, 2015
40 Dead in Criminal-Officer Shootout in Mexico Cartel Area

40 Dead in Criminal-Officer Shootout in Mexico Cartel Area

As many as 40 people were killed Friday in what authorities described as a large-scale shootout between law... Read »

May 23, 2015
Suburban NY Cops Reach Out to Returning Veterans in Small Ways

Suburban NY Cops Reach Out to Returning Veterans in Small Ways

Lives are being changed for returning combat veterans, thanks to one idea hatched by a former first responder six... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Boaters Urged to Look Out for Belugas in Long Island Sound

Boaters Urged to Look Out for Belugas in Long Island Sound

Mystic Aquarium is keeping tabs on a trio of Beluga whales spotted several times in Long Island Sound and asking... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Metro-North Branches Back on Schedule

Metro-North Branches Back on Schedule

The New Canaan Branch of Metro-North's New Haven Line is delayed up to 50 minutes, while the Danbury Branch is... Read »

May 22, 2015

"He Left Me for Dead": Victim Says Son-in-Law Attacked Her

A Portland man is facing charges in connection with the brutal attack that left his mother-in-law clinging to life... Watch »

May 22, 2015
WATCH: Dramatic Cockpit Video in WWII Flyover Emergency

WATCH: Dramatic Cockpit Video in WWII Flyover Emergency

Stunning cockpit video has been released showing the emergency landing of a World War II-era plane during a historic... Read »

May 22, 2015

"Inconsistencies" Found in New London Police Evidence Room: Cops

The Connecticut State Police Central District Major Crime Squad is investigating the actions of a New London police... Read »

May 22, 2015
 2 Wesleyan Students Face Federal Charges in Overdose Case

2 Wesleyan Students Face Federal Charges in Overdose Case

Two former Wesleyan University students, one from Maryland and the other from Brazil, have been arrested on federal... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Woman Indicted in Hotel Mattress Murder; May Have Had Accomplices

Woman Indicted in Hotel Mattress Murder; May Have Had Accomplices

A 31-year-old woman was indicted Friday on murder and robbery charges in the death of a 28-year-old man found... Read »

May 22, 2015
Officer Sleeping in Squad Car Suspended Without Pay

Officer Sleeping in Squad Car Suspended Without Pay

A Chicago police officer seen in a viral video apparently sleeping inside a squad car was suspended for five days... Watch »

May 22, 2015
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