<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.comen-usFri, 20 Jan 2017 13:15:49 -0500Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:15:49 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[CT Residents Head to DC for Trump Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:34:50 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/186*120/GettyImages-632002110+%281%29.jpg
Many people from Connecticut are heading to Washington, DC to be there for Donald Trump’s inauguration today as he is sworn in as the 45th president while others are making the trip to protest.

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<![CDATA[Man Taken to Hospital After House Fire in Suffield ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:00:25 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Fire+on+Boston+Neck+Road+in+Suffield.JPG
A man was taken to the hospital after fire broke out at a house on Boston Neck Road in Suffield Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Hot Tomato's in Hartford Closes]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:58:44 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/165*120/hot+tomatos+hartford.jpg
Hot Tomato's in Hartford has closed after more than 30 years.]]>
<![CDATA[Obama to Speak Before Last Flight From Joint Base Andrews]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:47:03 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/obamabarackfeuerherd.jpg
Barack Obama, who will continue to live in Washington, is leaving town with his family after the inauguration for a vacation in Palm Springs, California, NBC News reported.He plans to address a farewell...

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<![CDATA[Full Text: President Donald Trump's Inaugural Address]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:12:16 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632195944.jpg
Read the full text of President Donald J. Trump's inaugural address.

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<![CDATA[Police Investigating Burglary at Goldberg’s Bagels in West Hartford]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:03:06 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/west+hartford+police+generic.JPG
Police are investigating a burglary at Goldberg’s Bagels in West Hartford.

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<![CDATA[Conway Dons 'Trump Revolutionary Wear' for Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:57:18 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/trumprevolutionarywear.jpg
Donald Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway sported a "Trump revolutionary wear" outfit for the inauguration ceremony Friday, she told NBC. "It's just gucci," an elated Conway told NBC about the red, white and blue...

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<![CDATA[Man Led Police Chase in Stolen Truck, Rammed Cruiser: Police]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:29:20 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Norwich+Police.jpg
A man was arrested after a police chase in a stolen box truck from Norwich to Sterling Friday morning and police said the man intentionally rammed a police cruiser.]]>
<![CDATA[Police ID Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on Route 25 in Newtown]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:48:32 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/newtown+police+cruiser+1.jpg
A 42-year-old Southbury man was killed in a motorcycle crash on Route 25 in Newtown on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:17:53 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/congress-prep.jpg
Donald Trump will be sworn in as the country's 45th president on Friday and thousands of his supporters from across the country will attend to witness the historic event. They hope his presidency will be...

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<![CDATA[Protesters Smash Windows, Clash With 100 Officers in DC]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:59:01 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/2017-01-20_1105.jpg
Protests turned violent less in downtown D.C. than two hours before President Donald Trump took office Friday. Three D.C. police officers were injured in the clash with a crowd of 100 to 200 protesters, who were...

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<![CDATA[Route 10 Closed in Avon]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:26:07 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Dallas-police-generic-shooting.jpg
Part of Route 10 in Avon is closed after a crash.

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<![CDATA[Tolls Expected to Be Brought Up Again in 2017]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:49:10 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/image1277.JPG
The issue of whether Connecticut should install tolls on some of its most traveled highways is expected to be brought up again during the 2017 General Assembly's session.

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<![CDATA[Bikers for Trump Roar Into DC Area With Message of Unity]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:52:51 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Bikers+for+Trump+Key+Bridge+011917.jpg
Bikers for Trump roared through the D.C. area Thursday with a message they want to share with America this inauguration weekend.The bikers gathered in Woodbridge, Virginia, Thursday morning and rolled north on...

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<![CDATA[Residents Warned About Fake Delivery Tags Left on Homes]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:43:03 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Meriden-Delivery-Tags.jpg
Someone has been going door-to-door in Meriden and leaving behind fake, yet legitimate looking delivery tags, police said.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Flight Lights Go Pink for Women's March]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:58:18 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/womnesmarchfeuerherd.jpg
At least one Southwest flight full of women flying to Washington for Saturday's women's march lit up with pink lights in the cabin to show solidarity with the passengers. "When your Southwest flight crew...

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Weekend in Photos ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:40:58 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632194366.jpg

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<![CDATA[10 People Found in Italian Hotel Hit by Avalanche: Officials]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:21:46 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632115072.jpg
Rescuers found ten people alive inside a Italian hotel that was buried under an avalanche, Italy's Civil Protection Agency confirmed to the Associated Press, NBC News reported Friday.It was wasn't immediately...

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<![CDATA[Can Trump’s Style of Speech Work to Unite US in Address?]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:53:52 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Donald-Trump-muro-mexico-dec2.jpg
On Friday, Donald Trump will deliver his highly anticipated inaugural address, likely one of the most important speeches of his life so far. In order to make it a compelling and convincing message, he will have...

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<![CDATA[Wallingford Woman Seeks Help Returning Furniture]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:05:54 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/loretta.jpg
Pilgrim Furniture’s seven day return policy is put in print, as is the Department of Consumer Protection’s statute, which restricts customers from returning bedding once it’s delivered to a home.

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<![CDATA[NYC Thief of $1.6M in Gold Captured]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:30:03 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/gold+heist1.jpg
The quick-moving crook who brazenly stole a bucket of gold flakes worth nearly $1.6 million from an armored truck in midtown last fall has been nabbed in his native Ecuador, law enforcement sources familiar with...

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:36:20 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/trumGettyImages-632105686.jpg
Sometime before he's sworn in Friday, President-elect Donald Trump will sit down with the top military officers who control America's massive military arsenal and get "THE Briefing," the one that provides...

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<![CDATA[Missing UNH Student Found in Good Health, Police Say]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:27:53 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Allie+McGrory+1200+photo.jpg
A University of New Haven freshman and softball player who was missing for two days has been found in good health, police said.

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<![CDATA[Police Chase from Massachusetts to Enfield Ends With Serious Injuries]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:43:34 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Interstate+91+enfield+police+pursuit+1200.jpg
A police chase that started in Springfield, Massachusetts has ended in a crash on Interstate 91 South in Enfield and serious injuries are reported.

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<![CDATA[Connecticut Will Be Well Represented at Inauguration, Women's March]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:54:08 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/women%27s-march-on-washington-in-connecticut.jpg
Sarah Raskin and Beth Kerrigan unfurled their professionally made banner they will march with on Saturday, one day after Donald Trump takes the oath of office.

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<![CDATA[62-Year-Old Bristol Man Reported Missing Has Been Found]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:06:59 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Brian-Franczak.jpg
A Silver Alert has been canceled for a 62-year-old Bristol man with dementia.

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<![CDATA[Possible Stand-Off Underway in New Britain ]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:13:43 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/new-britain-stand-off.jpg
A possible stand off is underway in New Britain.

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<![CDATA[Suspect in New Haven Officer-Involved Shooting Arrested]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:16:02 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/New-Haven-shooting.jpg
The robbery suspect in an officer-involved shooting, who also rammed police cruisers in New Haven last fall, has been arrested.

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<![CDATA[Case Continued for Mom of 3-Year-Old Found Wandering in Wolcott]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:41:37 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Kaila-Lanfair.jpg
The mother of a 3-year-old girl found wandering in Wolcott was arrested on Thursday and her case has been continued to March.

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<![CDATA[Over 600 Sister Marches Join Women's March on Washington]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:11:22 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/marches-map-th.jpg
More than one million people are expected to join the Women's March on Washington and its sister marches around the world on Saturday, the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, according to their organizers.
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<![CDATA[Milford Schools Worker Charged With Possessing Child Pornography]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:07:58 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Douglas-Mehan.jpg
An employee of the Milford Public Schools was charged with possessing child pornography, the school said.

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<![CDATA[Police Investigate Attempted Robbery at Krauzser’s in West Haven]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:45:24 -0500 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Krauszers+in+West+Haven.JPG
Police are investigating an attempted robbery at Krauzser’s in West Haven.

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