Top Stories | NBC Connecticut

Top Stories

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 10:38 PM EDT

New Program Connects Overdose Victims With 'Recovery Coaches'

New Program Connects Overdose Victims With 'Recovery Coaches'

With a significant uptick in opioid overdoses in the southeastern part of Connecticut, the state is creating a way to connect people battling addiction with others who can "coach" them.

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 06:58 AM EDT

Crash Closed Route 9 in Chester

Crash Closed Route 9 in Chester

Route 9 in Chester was shut down after a car and motorcycle collided Wednesday night.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 10:11 PM EDT

Family, Friends Welcome USS New Mexico

Family, Friends Welcome USS New Mexico

The Virginia Class, fast-attack submarine, U.S.S. New Mexico, returned to its homeport Wednesday at the U.S. Naval Submarine Base, New London after a six month deployment at sea.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:31 PM EDT

Person Hit by Amtrak Train in Madison

Person Hit by Amtrak Train in Madison

A person was hit by an Amtrak train in Madison on Wednesday night, police said.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT

Hernandez Hinted at Suicide Weeks Before Death: Attorney

Hernandez Hinted at Suicide Weeks Before Death: Attorney

Just weeks before hanging himself in a Massachusetts prison cell, ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez reportedly hinted about suicide in a letter to a jailhouse friend. "I think I'm going to hang it up, LOL," Hernandez...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 06:00 PM EDT

Historic Goodwin Hotel to Reopen in Hartford

Historic Goodwin Hotel to Reopen in Hartford

Hartford’s historic Goodwin Hotel is set to reopen after nearly ten years.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 06:29 PM EDT

Trump Tax Plan Slashes Individual and Corporate Rates

Trump Tax Plan Slashes Individual and Corporate Rates

Dismissing concerns about ballooning federal deficits, President Donald Trump on Wednesday proposed dramatic tax cuts for U.S. businesses and individuals — outlining an overhaul his administration promises will...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 05:52 PM EDT

Will Trump’s Border Wall Prevent Human Trafficking?

Will Trump’s Border Wall Prevent Human Trafficking?

President Donald Trump has said that his border wall could potentially curb human trafficking, but experts say that isn’t a sure thing, NBC News reported. Traffickers could use different paths as leverage over...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 09:35 PM EDT

Here's What Could Be Next for Trump's Sanctuary Cities Order

Here's What Could Be Next for Trump's Sanctuary Cities Order

President Donald Trump is lashing out at a judge's ruling blocking his attempt to strip funds from "sanctuary cities" that don't cooperate with U.S. immigration authorities, calling it "ridiculous" and vowing to...

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 11:07 PM EDT

Silver Alert Issued for 10-Year-Old in Stamford

Silver Alert Issued for 10-Year-Old in Stamford

A Silver Alert has been issued for a 10-year-old girl in Stamford.

NBC Connecticut's Shred-It Event Serves More Than 3,000 People
NBC Connecticut's Shred-It Event Serves More Than 3,000 People
Documents with account numbers, Social Security numbers and other sensitive information that are improperly discarded can make you vulnerable to identity theft. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out