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Ring in the New: NYPD Drone to Oversee Times Square Revelry
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Ring in the New: NYPD Drone to Oversee Times Square Revelry

It's an Auld Lang Syne of the times: For the first time, a police drone will be keeping watch over the New Year's Eve celebration in New York's Times Square. The unmanned eye-in-the-sky is the latest wrinkle in... »

Holiday Return Policies: Some Naughty, Some Nice

Holiday Return Policies: Some Naughty, Some Nice

U.S. retailers expect to handle about $72 billion worth of holiday returns this year, according to estimates from the National Retail Federation. That’s 10 percent of their total holiday sales. An analysis... »

Dog Missing for Four Years is Back Home With Calif. Family for Holidays

Dog Missing for Four Years is Back Home With Calif. Family for Holidays

Jairo Morales just couldn't say no to that face, especially on Christmas Eve. Morales was taking his own dog for a walk Monday when he noticed a small dog limping in the street. »

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Gets Some New Sparkle
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Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Gets Some New Sparkle

Preparations for New Year's Eve in Times Square are taking shape, and some of those shapes are 192 new crystal triangles on the famous ball. The new Waterford crystal triangles will join about 2,500 others... »

Newlyweds Take Guests to Target to Shop for Kids in Need
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Newlyweds Take Guests to Target to Shop for Kids in Need

Florida Newlyweds give back by taking entire wedding party to Target for a Toys For Tots shopping spree. WESH's Gail Paschall-Brown reports. »

2 Million in Times Square for New Year's? Experts Say No Way
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2 Million in Times Square for New Year's? Experts Say No Way

Ryan Seacrest and Anderson Cooper will be there. Snoop Dogg, too. But 1 or 2 million people in New York's Times Square for New Year's Eve? As Snoop would say, you must be sippin' on gin and juice. Crowd-size... »

Flight Attendant's Dad Flies on All Her Flights on Christmas

Flight Attendant's Dad Flies on All Her Flights on Christmas

Many families travel to be with their loved ones for the holidays but one father took things to a whole new level this Christmas – literally. Pierce Vaughn, a Delta flight attendant, was scheduled to work... »

'Shark Tank' Star: Paying Debt Is Best New Year's Resolution

'Shark Tank' Star: Paying Debt Is Best New Year's Resolution

The start of a new year is more than just an opportunity to pop some bubbly. It also serves as a fresh slate; a time to set new goals and create a game plan to execute them. But there’s one aspect of your life... »

MLB Pitcher Gives Parents Christmas Gift of a Lifetime
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MLB Pitcher Gives Parents Christmas Gift of a Lifetime

Kansas City Royals pitcher Brady Singer gave his parents the surprise Christmas gift of a lifetime Tuesday. The heartwarming video has since been shared thousands of times on social media. »

Volunteers Lay Over 250K Wreaths at Arlington Cemetery

Volunteers Lay Over 250K Wreaths at Arlington Cemetery

Thousands of people persisted through rainy conditions in the Washington, D.C. area, Saturday to lay more than a quarter million wreaths on graves at Arlington National Cemetery. President Donald Trump arrived... »

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Victim Dead After Stabbing at Rocky Hill Apartment Complex
Victim Dead After Stabbing at Rocky Hill Apartment Complex

A man is facing murder charges after a stabbing at an apartment complex in Rocky Hill on Monday night.

Firefighters Responding to Report of Vehicles on Fire in Southington
Firefighters Responding to Report of Vehicles on Fire in Southington

Firefighters are responding to reports of vehicles on fire on Old Turnpike Road, according to the Southington Fire Department Twitter account.

Kids Call Cops on Dad Accused of DUI in Wallingford: Police
Kids Call Cops on Dad Accused of DUI in Wallingford: Police

Wallingford Police have arrested and charged a man with DUI and child endangerment after an incident on Saturday.

Top 5 Reasons to Have an Annual Physical
Top 5 Reasons to Have an Annual Physical

You may think you only need to see a doctor when you're sick, but an annual checkup can actually help you stay well.

200 Miles of Levees Compromised in Midwest Flooding
200 Miles of Levees Compromised in Midwest Flooding

Hundreds of homes flooded in several Midwestern states after rivers breached at least a dozen levees following heavy rain and snowmelt in the region, authorities said Monday while warning that the flooding...

Watertown High School Looking Into Racist Comments Posted on Social Media
Watertown High School Looking Into Racist Comments Posted on Social Media

School officials in Watertown are investigating after video with racist comments surfaced on social media and said they plan to discipline anyone who was involved.