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Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 01:53 PM EDT

72-Year-Old Man Struck and Killed by Car in Bridgeport

72-Year-Old Man Struck and Killed by Car in Bridgeport

A 72-year-old man was struck by a car in Bridgeport Thursday morning and has died.

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 03:49 PM EDT

Tech Companies Banishing Extremists After Charlottesville

Tech Companies Banishing Extremists After Charlottesville

It took bloodshed in Charlottesville to get tech companies to do what civil rights groups have been calling for for years: take a firmer stand against accounts used to promote hate and violence. In the wake of...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 03:23 PM EDT

Maine Gov: Removing Confederate Statues Like Losing 9/11 Memorial

Maine Gov: Removing Confederate Statues Like Losing 9/11 Memorial

Taking down statues of Confederate figures is "just like" removing a monument to victims of the 9/11 attacks, Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday, adding that the white nationalist and far-left protesters in...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 01:30 PM EDT

Second Teen Charged in Murder of Danbury Teen

Second Teen Charged in Murder of Danbury Teen

Police have charged a second teen with murder in connection with the death of an 18-year-old Danbury.

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 12:53 PM EDT

Migration Trends Shifting Across Mediterranean Region

Migration Trends Shifting Across Mediterranean Region

At the height of Europe's recent migration crisis, more than 7,000 people landed every day at the Greek islands that face Turkey. Orange life vests covered the beaches of northern Lesbos while multiplying...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 12:27 PM EDT

Mixed Reviews About Tax-Free Week Amid State Deficit

Mixed Reviews About Tax-Free Week Amid State Deficit

Connecticut’s annual sales tax-free week will go on as planned and there are mixed reviews as it happens during a time the state faces a massive deficit.

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 06:51 AM EDT

Confederate Monuments Removed or Vandalized Across US

Confederate Monuments Removed or Vandalized Across US

Confederate monuments are being removed around the country under pressure from those who say they honor a regime that enslaved African-Americans. The pace has increased, however, in the wake of last weekend's...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 11:54 AM EDT

Docs Criticize Move by Top Drug Middleman to Limit Opioids

Docs Criticize Move by Top Drug Middleman to Limit Opioids

The nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager will soon limit the number and strength of opioid drugs prescribed to first-time users as part of a wide-ranging effort to curb an epidemic affecting millions of...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 11:55 AM EDT

Kabul Catwalk: Afghan Models Show Off Traditional Clothing

Kabul Catwalk: Afghan Models Show Off Traditional Clothing

Amid tight security, over two dozen young models, including six women, strutted down the catwalk in the garden of a private Kabul villa, proudly displaying the traditional clothing and costumes of Afghanistan's...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 11:53 AM EDT

Who Are the Fascist-Fighting Coalition 'Antifa'?

Who Are the Fascist-Fighting Coalition 'Antifa'?

During a combative press conference Tuesday, President Donald Trump dubbed the anti-racist protest groups the "alt-left" and blamed "both sides" for the violent clashes that resulted one death, and injured more...

'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
NBC Connecticut, together with Travelers and Hoffman Auto Group are joining forces for the 2017 Supporting Our Schools drive. All proceeds will benefit students and schools affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs... Read more
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