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Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 04:16 PM EDT

Tillerson Eyes Cutting 2,300 Jobs at State Department

Tillerson Eyes Cutting 2,300 Jobs at State Department

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is proposing to eliminate 2,300 jobs as part of a plan to cut more than a quarter of the State Department's budget for the next fiscal year, officials said Friday. The plan will...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 04:21 PM EDT

Martha Stewart Tells Visitors to Check Out Elizabeth Park

Martha Stewart Tells Visitors to Check Out Elizabeth Park

Martha Stewart says anyone in the Hartford area this summer should check out the roses at Elizabeth Park Conservancy.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 06:45 PM EDT

NSA to Stop Collecting Some Internet Communications

NSA to Stop Collecting Some Internet Communications

The nation's signals intelligence agency said Friday it will no longer collect certain communications moving on the internet simply because they mention a foreign intelligence target, in a move applauded by...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:14 PM EDT

Contents Seen Inside New Haven Home After Explosives Arrest

Contents Seen Inside New Haven Home After Explosives Arrest

After a New Haven man was arrested for having hundreds of pounds of explosives throughout his house, police released documents detailing what exactly was found in the home.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 03:54 PM EDT

Sheriff: Ex-Officer Was Drunk When He Ran Over 5 Students, Killing 1

Sheriff: Ex-Officer Was Drunk When He Ran Over 5 Students, Killing 1

Sheriff's officials say they've arrested a former Mississippi law enforcement officer driver accused of fleeing after hitting five children when they got off a school bus in central Florida, leaving one teen...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 04:15 PM EDT

President Trump Revives 'Pocahontas' Nickname for Warren

President Trump Revives 'Pocahontas' Nickname for Warren

Reviving a derogatory nickname he used throughout his presidential campaign, President Donald Trump referred to U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren as "Pocahontas" during a speech before the National Rifle Association on...

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 03:04 PM EDT

Stonington Man Struck By Lightning

Stonington Man Struck By Lightning

A Stonington man was struck by lightning during storms Friday morning.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 02:40 PM EDT

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Murder Case Using Fitbit Evidence

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Murder Case Using Fitbit Evidence

An Ellington, Connecticut man accused of killing his wife after giving an account of her death that police say differed from Fitbit information has pleaded not guilty.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:11 PM EDT

4 Shot in Hartford, 1 Critically Injured

4 Shot in Hartford, 1 Critically Injured

Hartford police are investigating after four people were shot on Franklin Avenue Friday morning.

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 02:14 PM EDT

Osprey Recalls Child Backpack Carriers Due to Fall Hazard

Osprey Recalls Child Backpack Carriers Due to Fall Hazard

Osprey is recalling 82,000 child backpack carriers due to a fall hazard. The recall involves all models of Osprey’s Poco, Poco Plus and Poco Premium child backpack carriers manufactured between January 2012 and...

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
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