<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2018 https://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut https://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-usMon, 20 Aug 2018 13:30:52 -0400Mon, 20 Aug 2018 13:30:52 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Connecticut Woman Killed in Nashville Shooting]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:46:53 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/jamie+sarrantonio+nashville+victim.jpg
A Connecticut woman was shot and killed outside a bar in Nashville, Tennessee on Friday night.

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<![CDATA[I-84 Widening Project in Waterbury to Be Completed 1 Year Early]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:50:50 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/waterbury+84+project.jpg
Governor Dannel Malloy is set to make an announcement about the widening of Interstate-84 in Waterbury on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Shoppers Hunt for Savings During Tax-Free Week]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:45:50 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/People_Taking_Advantage_of_Tax_Free_Week.jpg
Connecticut's tax-free holiday is now underway and people are already taking advantage of some savings.]]>
<![CDATA[Delta Flight Returns to Bradley After Pilots Report Problem]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:00:07 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/bradley-airport-august-2018.jpg
A Delta Airlines flight from Bradley Airport to Atlanta had to return to Bradley after reporting a mechanical problem on Monday morning, airport officials said.

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<![CDATA[Milford Teen Missing For Nearly Three Weeks]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:18:33 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/quinnah-fawcett-missing-milford.jpg
Milford police are searching for a 15-year-old girl who has been missing for nearly three weeks.

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<![CDATA[Police Investigate Fatal Shooting in Hartford]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:47:59 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/garden-street-homicide-hartford.jpg
A man was shot and killed in Hartford's North End early Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[What You Need to Know About CT Sales Tax-Free Week ]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:25:22 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Back+to+school+shopping1.jpg
The 2018 annual Connecticut sales tax free week will begin Sunday, August 19 and go through Saturday, August 25.

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<![CDATA[Nashville on Edge as Police Hunt 'Cold-Blooded Killers']]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:53:19 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Dk0BDVWXoAEKcrW-Nashville-Police-Photo-Cobra-Suspect.jpg
Police in Nashville are searching for a pair of "cold-blooded killers" who gunned down two people celebrating a birthday and may be linked to a string of recent crimes, NBC News reported.Bartley Teal...

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<![CDATA[Analysis: Team Trump Still Isn't Telling the Truth About That 2016 Trump Tower Meeting]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:36:14 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-831323744+edited+TT.jpg
President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer made an even more startling statement on "Meet the Press" Sunday than "truth isn't truth." It had to do with Rudy Giuliani’s claim that the top Trump campaign officials...

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<![CDATA[Cruise Passenger Survives 10 Hours in Sea 60 Miles From Land]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:06:06 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Adriatic-Sea-Cruise-Rescue-2.jpg
A British woman survived nearly half a day in the Mediterranean Sea after falling off a cruise ship this weekend, NBC News reported.The unidentified woman was sitting at the back of a Norwegian Cruise...

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<![CDATA[Hartford Police Cruiser Involved in Crash]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:09:13 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/trinity-police-cruiser-crash-hartford.jpg
A Hartford police cruiser was involved in a crash on Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Fire Destroys Colchester Home, Only Chimney Left Standing]]> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 17:01:48 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/colchesterfire.jpg
A home in Colchester is destroyed after an overnight fire on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead, More Hurt in US Military Helicopter Crash in Iraq]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:07:48 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/helicopterGettyImages-615578968.jpg
One service member died and several others were injured when a military helicopter crashed in Iraq, the International Coalition for Operation Inherent Resolve said in a statement Monday.

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<![CDATA[Rudy Giuliani on Russia Probe: 'Truth Isn't Truth' ]]> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 15:57:19 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/RGAP_18158549501606.jpg
A day after President Donald Trump claimed on Twitter his team is cooperating with the special counsel investigation out of "transparency," his lawyer Rudy Giuliani tamped down the idea of the president himself...

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<![CDATA[Officials to Meet With Federal Drug Czar Nominee After Recent Overdoses in New Haven]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:39:11 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Arrests_Made_in_New_Haven_K2_Overdose_Investigation.jpg
Governor Dannel Malloy is planning on meeting with Jim Carroll, the nominee for federal drug czar and current Deputy Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy on Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Plane Safely Lands After In-Flight Emergency in Danbury]]> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 16:40:30 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/danburyplanelanding.jpg
A plane that had an in-flight emergency in Danbury landed safely on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Storms Knock Out Power to Many, Bring Flash Flooding]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 23:29:06 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/windsor+locks+flash+flooding.jpg
Thunderstorms are moving through Connecticut. Eversource is reporting more than 3,000 outages and Windsor Locks' fire department is reporting flash flooding.

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<![CDATA[Car Careens Off I-84, Lands Near Busy West Hartford Road]]> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 15:13:54 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/WeHaCrash.png
A car crashed on to the side of New Britain Avenue in West Hartford on Saturday night after going over the guardrail along an elevated section of Interstate-84.

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<![CDATA[Woman Injured in Wall Collapse in East Granby]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 19:24:13 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/east-granby-wall-collapse.jpg
A woman has been transported to the hospital with serious injuries after a wall collapsed on her in East Granby.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested With Pregnant Wife Was Wanted for Murder: ICE]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:53:54 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/ie+gas+station+ice+arrest+08182018.JPG
After US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested an undocumented immigrant as he and his pregnant wife were on their way to the hospital for the birth of their child, ICE released a statement...

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<![CDATA[White House Reported to Be Cooperating with Mueller Probe]]> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:25:00 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/221*120/TrumpMuellerCoop.jpg
President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed that his administration has been "transparent" in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the election and possible obstruction of justice...

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<![CDATA[Wild Bill's Nostalgia in Middletown Closing]]> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:50:08 -0400 https://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Wild+Bills+Middletown+1200.jpg
Wild Bill's Nostalgia, a fixture in Middletown, is closing, the company announced on its Facebook page.

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