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Hong Kong Protesters Take Over Mall, Fold Origami Cranes

Hong Kong Protesters Take Over Mall, Fold Origami Cranes

Young protesters, many wearing masks to disguise their identity, filled the open area of a Hong Kong shopping mall Sunday and folded paper "origami" cranes in the latest twist in a pro-democracy movement that...

Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 09:18 PM EDT

Football Coach With Down Syndrome Marks 20 Years With Team

Football Coach With Down Syndrome Marks 20 Years With Team

When the lights come on for Friday night football at Walt Whitman High School, the smile of one coach shines just as bright. Assistant Head Coach Ramon De Paula is celebrating 20 years with the team. He was...

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 10:53 PM EDT

Colchester Festival Cut Short for EEE Precaution

Colchester Festival Cut Short for EEE Precaution

This weekend, some Connecticut communities continue to end outdoor activities early as a precaution to the EEE threat.

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 05:22 PM EDT

Girl Born With Brain Malformation Celebrates Bat Mitzvah

Girl Born With Brain Malformation Celebrates Bat Mitzvah

A 12-year-old girl born with a degenerative brain malformation was given a traditional bat mitzvah, complete with unicorns and rainbow cupcakes. Numa Beron was born with Lissencephaly, and she spends much of...

Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 03:20 PM EDT

8,000 Sea Turtle Nests Washed Out by Dorian in Florida: Survey

8,000 Sea Turtle Nests Washed Out by Dorian in Florida: Survey

Scientists say Hurricane Dorian washed out to sea more than 8,000 sea turtle nests from a Florida wildlife refuge. The University of Central Florida said Friday that a recent survey conducted at the Archie Carr...

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 09:17 PM EDT

Booker Could End Campaign If Fundraising Doesn't Pick Up

Booker Could End Campaign If Fundraising Doesn't Pick Up

Lagging in polling and fundraising, Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker said Saturday said he may end his run unless donations from supporters increase quickly. "If you believe in me, this is the time...

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 11:25 PM EDT

Firefighters Sleep Under the Stars to Support 18-Year-Old With Cancer

Firefighters Sleep Under the Stars to Support 18-Year-Old With Cancer

Dozens of firefighters in Terryville and from departments across the state are all sleeping under the stars to help an 18-year-old girl with cancer.

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 09:42 PM EDT

One Dead After Crash in Ledyard: Officials

One Dead After Crash in Ledyard: Officials

One person is dead after a crash between a motorcycle and a pedestrian in Ledyard Saturday night.

Saturday, Sep 21, 2019 at 07:06 PM EDT

Former Charlie Rose Makeup Artist Sues, Alleging Harassment

Former Charlie Rose Makeup Artist Sues, Alleging Harassment

The former chief makeup artist at Charlie Rose's interview show is suing him, saying the disgraced television journalist ran a "toxic work environment" for women. Gina Riggi said in her harassment lawsuit filed...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 01:23 AM EDT

Earthlings Dwindle, Music Fading at Area 51 Events in Nevada

Earthlings Dwindle, Music Fading at Area 51 Events in Nevada

Bands played to a dwindling crowd of Earthlings late Saturday at one remaining festival spawned by a "Storm Area 51" internet craze in the remote Nevada desert. Lights were dark at another venue where promoters...

Closer to Free Ride 2019
Closer to Free Ride 2019
NBC Connecticut is proud to be connecting you with the Closer to Free Ride presented by Bank of America, on Saturday, September 7. "Connecticut’s Best Ride" ride benefits Smilow Cancer Hospital... Read more
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