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Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017
Arrest Warrant Affidavits for Whiting Investigation Released

Arrest Warrant Affidavits for Whiting Investigation Released

The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters obtained arrest warrant affidavits for multiple staffers arrested in an alleged patient abuse case at the Whiting Forensic Division, Connecticut’s maximum security psychiatric hospital. Read More

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Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017
Talks on Bump Stock Devices Continue in Connecticut

Talks on Bump Stock Devices Continue in Connecticut

There's a lot of discussion on bump stock devices, a term many people have never heard before the Las Vegas shooting. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017
Lawmakers Want to Ban Bump Stocks After Las Vegas Shooting

Lawmakers Want to Ban Bump Stocks After Las Vegas Shooting

As the FBI investigates the Las Vegas mass shooting, authorities will look at whether the gunman used an accessory that makes semi-automatic guns shoot like fully automatic weapons. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Sep 29, 2017
New Foundation for Vernon Condo After Concrete Crumbles

New Foundation for Vernon Condo After Concrete Crumbles

After more than a month of being hoisted seven feet up in the air, a set of eight attached condos in Vernon is almost back at ground level after work to address the crumbling foundation problem. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
New Details in Hit-And-Run in Hartford That Killed Woman

New Details in Hit-And-Run in Hartford That Killed Woman

Surveillance video shows the terrible accident that killed a 58-year-old woman in Hartford earlier in September. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
Prosecutor: Recent Law Change May Contribute to Car Break-in Rise

Prosecutor: Recent Law Change May Contribute to Car Break-in Rise

The state’s top prosecutor said a recent change in the law may be giving juvenile offenders the opportunity to keep breaking into cars with little consequence as the number of vehicle break-ins and thefts continue to rise. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017
Crumbling Concrete Case Goes to Court

Crumbling Concrete Case Goes to Court

A new lawsuit involving crumbling concrete named former Stafford Springs concrete company J.J. Mottes as a co-defendant. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017
Experts Work to Reduce Spread of Shrub Linked to Ticks

Experts Work to Reduce Spread of Shrub Linked to Ticks

A popular shrub called Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii) remains on some garden center shelves in Connecticut in spite of attempts to have it added to the list of invasive species the state prohibits from sale. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017
Car Break-Ins on the Rise in Many CT Towns and Cities

Car Break-Ins on the Rise in Many CT Towns and Cities

Many Connecticut cities and towns are dealing with an increased number of vehicle break-ins and vehicle thefts, leaving many residents feeling violated and frustrated. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017
Ousted Hartford Football Coach Files Lawsuit, Wants Job Back

Ousted Hartford Football Coach Files Lawsuit, Wants Job Back

A former head football coach is seeking damages from Hartford's new superintendent, wants alleged defamatory statements retracted and his old job back as the head of the Bulkeley bulldogs, according to the lawsuit filed. Read More

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  • Emergency Alerts Unable to Reach Millions in Bay Area

    U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris delivered a scathing letter to the Federal Communications Commission Tuesday evening, criticizing the agency for its failure to develop an effective cell phone emergency alert...

  • Power Company Identifies 8 Electrical Failures in California Firestorm

    Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials revealed Monday that they have officially notified California regulators of eight separate electric equipment failures in the recent North Bay firestorm – but declined to detail what triggered...

  • How to Scrutinize Fake Business Reviews Online

    More than 80 percent of people sometimes check reviews for businesses, but half wonder if they can be trusted, according to the Pew Research Center -- and they have good reason to, according to experts in online reviews.

  • Workers Continue to Harvest Grapes Despite Unhealthy Air

    The state’s worker safety agency issued a worker safety advisory late Friday after NBC Bay Area took video of workers harvesting grapes at The Robert Mondavi vineyard in the fire-torn Napa Valley, some without any protection...

  • Bosses Recorded, Shared Airport Worker Sex Videos: Lawsuit

    A female former security supervisor for the company that protects John F. Kennedy International Airport has filed a federal complaint alleging the outfit was "overrun with misogyny, racism and harassment.” LaDonna Powell...

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NBC CT Health and Wellness Festival Set for Oct. 28
NBC CT Health and Wellness Festival Set for Oct. 28
Save the date for NBC Connecticut’s 2017 Health & Wellness Festival on Saturday, October 28, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Read more
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