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Monday, May 21, 2018 at 12:01 PM EDT

Gas Prices Continue to Rise in Connecticut

Gas Prices Continue to Rise in Connecticut

Gas prices have been over $3 a gallon in Connecticut for more than a week and they continue to rise.

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 03:03 PM EDT

6 Injured in Crash on Route 15 in Trumbull

6 Injured in Crash on Route 15 in Trumbull

Six people were injured in a six-vehicle crash that closed part of Route 15 in Trumbull on Sunday afternoon.

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 06:41 PM EDT

Police ID Pedestrian Killed in New Britain Hit-and-Run

Police ID Pedestrian Killed in New Britain Hit-and-Run

New Britain Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian on Saturday afternoon.

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:24 PM EDT

Hail From Storm Damages Crops At Granby Farm

Hail From Storm Damages Crops At Granby Farm

Many people are still dealing with the damage left by Mother Nature on May 15th, but farmers will be feeling the effects for a long time to come. The storm didn’t just damage their property, it may have ruined...

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 12:02 PM EDT

Ex-Death Row Inmate to be Resentenced to Life in Prison

Ex-Death Row Inmate to be Resentenced to Life in Prison

A former Connecticut death row inmate who raped and killed a 21-year-old woman in 2002 is set to be resentenced to life in prison -- the result of the state's elimination of capital punishment. Lazale Ashby...

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10:53 AM EDT

Litchfield Man Arrested For Threatening People: Police

Litchfield Man Arrested For Threatening People: Police

A man from Litchfield is under arrest after police say he threatened people on Friday. Shortly after 5:30 p.m., Troopers say they received a complaint that 28-year-old Robert Fisher was threatening people at an...

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 06:49 AM EDT

Storms Caused More Damage Than Sandy: Eversource

Storms Caused More Damage Than Sandy: Eversource

The storms that spawned four tornadoes, a macroburst and several microbursts in Connecticut on Tuesday caused more damage to the state's electrical grid than Superstorm Sandy, according to Eversource.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 05:36 PM EDT

Lamont Seals Democrats' Endorsement; Ganim to Primary

Lamont Seals Democrats' Endorsement; Ganim to Primary

Ned Lamont continued a trend of political redemption for longtime statewide candidates during the convention season and locked up the party’s endorsement for governor during an anti-climactic single ballot.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 01:25 PM EDT

Crews Battle Fire In Willington

Crews Battle Fire In Willington

Firefighters responded to a fire in Willington on Saturday afternoon. According to the Willington Fire Marshal, the fire was in the 200 block of River Road, also known as Route 32. The flames partially destroyed...

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 11:29 AM EDT

Woman Rides Out Microburst On Top of Sleeping Giant

Woman Rides Out Microburst On Top of Sleeping Giant

May 15th's storm provided the perfect opportunity to capture Mother Nature’s fury, thought one Meriden photographer. Instead, Hailey Wilson found herself hanging on for dear life as trees fell and debris...

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Help End Hunger by 'Feeding Our Families' Today at all CT Stop & Shop Locations
Help End Hunger by 'Feeding Our Families' Today at all CT Stop & Shop Locations
NBC Connecticut, Telemundo Connecticut, Stop & Shop and food pantries across the state have teamed up for "Feeding Our Families," a food drive to help end hunger on April 28. Read more
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