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"100 Deadly Days": Traffic Deaths Spike in Summer, Study Says

The summer season has started amid cheaper gas prices and an improving economy — but safety advocates are warning... Read »

May 26, 2015
FBI Director Says ISIS Poses a Threat in All States

FBI Director Says ISIS Poses a Threat in All States

FBI Director James Comey, who lives in Connecticut when he's not in Washington, visited his home state's field offi... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Police Cruiser Collides With Car, Hits Building

Police Cruiser Collides With Car, Hits Building

A Bridgeport officer was hurt Tuesday when his cruiser collided with another car, causing it to veer off the road... Read »

May 26, 2015
Theater Gunman Had

Theater Gunman Had "Obsession to Kill" Since Childhood

Colorado theater shooter James Holmes detailed his "obsession to kill" — and how to carry it out — since he was a... Read »

May 27, 2015
Amazon Hiring Hundreds to Work at Windsor Warehouse

Amazon Hiring Hundreds to Work at Windsor Warehouse

Retail giant Amazon is hiring 6,000 full-time workers around the country, including hundreds in Connecticut. Watch »

May 26, 2015
New Law Makes Sexual Assault Exams Available at UConn

New Law Makes Sexual Assault Exams Available at UConn

Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed a law requiring sexual assault forensic examinations to be made available at the Univ... Read »

May 26, 2015
Amtrak to Install Cameras for Locomotive Engineers

Amtrak to Install Cameras for Locomotive Engineers

In the wake of a deadly derailment in Philadelphia, officials with Amtrak have announced plans to install cameras to... Read »

May 26, 2015
LifeStar Responding to Motorcycle Crash in Torrington

LifeStar Responding to Motorcycle Crash in Torrington

State police troopers and a LifeStar medical helicopter are responding to a motorcycle crash on Saw Mill Road in... Read »

May 26, 2015
Dog Hit by Car on I-95 Needs Surgery for Broken Pelvis

Dog Hit by Car on I-95 Needs Surgery for Broken Pelvis

Police and community members are trying to find the owner of a young pit bull that was hit by a car on Interstate 95... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Crews Respond to Scooter Crash in Chester

Crews Respond to Scooter Crash in Chester

Firefighters, state police and a LifeStar medical helicopter are responding to a scooter crash on Middlesex Avenue/... Read »

May 26, 2015
Yale Graduate Stabs Classmate, Jumps to Death: Police

Yale Graduate Stabs Classmate, Jumps to Death: Police

A recent graduate of Yale University stabbed a student at a New Haven apartment complex early Tuesday morning, then... Read »

May 26, 2015
Car Crashes Into House on West Main Street in Milford

Car Crashes Into House on West Main Street in Milford

A driver was hurt Tuesday evening when his or her car crashed into a house on West Main Street in Milford, according... Read »

May 26, 2015
Wesleyan Football Player Arrested After Suicide Attempt: Cops

Wesleyan Football Player Arrested After Suicide Attempt: Cops

A Wesleyan University football player slammed his car head-on into another vehicle, injuring two people, during a... Read »

May 26, 2015
Child, 4, and Teen, 17, Accidentally Shot

Child, 4, and Teen, 17, Accidentally Shot

Shooters firing at an individual in New London accidentally shot and injured a 4-year-old child and a 17-year-old... Read »

May 26, 2015
New London Convenience Store Robbed at Gunpoint

New London Convenience Store Robbed at Gunpoint

Police are searching for the young men who robbed a New London convenience store at gunpoint on Tuesday evening. Read »

May 26, 2015
Ex-LAPD Officer Arrested on Murder Charge

Ex-LAPD Officer Arrested on Murder Charge

A former Los Angeles Police Department officer charged in the shooting death of a man in California has been arrest... Watch »

May 27, 2015
Stolen Antiques Worth Millions Seized, Returned to Italy

Stolen Antiques Worth Millions Seized, Returned to Italy

Stolen antiques worth millions of dollars were seized by American investigators and returned to Italy, the U.S.... Read »

May 26, 2015
Police Probe Messages From School Visitor to Young Student

Police Probe Messages From School Visitor to Young Student

Police are investigating the report that a college student observing an elementary school class in New Britain sent... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Man Linked to Shooting Arrested on Drug, Weapon Charges

Man Linked to Shooting Arrested on Drug, Weapon Charges

A 20-year-old man who police believe may have been involved in a drive-by shooting attempt in Hartford last week has... Read »

May 26, 2015
Thieves Stole Tax Info From 100,000 Taxpayers, IRS Says

Thieves Stole Tax Info From 100,000 Taxpayers, IRS Says

Thieves hacked the Internal Revenue Service's own tax filing system and stole the personal information of 100,000... Read »

May 26, 2015
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