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Friday, Feb 3, 2017

NBC Connecticut Responds to Your Consumer Complaints

NBC Connecticut Responds to Your Consumer Complaints

Introducing NBC Connecticut's new consumer unit, NBC Connecticut Responds. It's our new commitment to viewers. No call, email or question to our consumer hotline will go unanswered when it comes to your consumer...

Friday, Sep 14, 2018

Terryville Woman Ordered Furniture That Never Arrived

Terryville Woman Ordered Furniture That Never Arrived

Emily Flower loves shopping at IKEA. Nearly every piece of furniture in her Terryville home comes from that store. “I kind of enjoy putting things together and the prices are good as well,”...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018

Wine Club Leaves A Bad Taste For A New Britain Man

Wine Club Leaves A Bad Taste For A New Britain Man

A New Britain man reached out to NBC Connecticut Responds after he says he was charged for a membership to a wine club he never joined.

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018

Political Donation Cost Stamford Woman More Than Expected

Political Donation Cost Stamford Woman More Than Expected

A Stamford retiree learned a hard lesson when she tried to make a political donation.

Saturday, Sep 8, 2018

Build-A-Bear Works To Rebuild Customer Relations

 Build-A-Bear Works To Rebuild Customer Relations

Walk into Heather Trachtenberg’s South Windsor home and you’ll find just about any toy imaginable, including a few of the popular stuffed animals from Build-A-Bear workshop. But she said the shopping experience...

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018

NBC CT Responds: Hearing Aid No Miracle For Wolcott Woman

NBC CT Responds: Hearing Aid No Miracle For Wolcott Woman

A Wolcott woman reached out to NBC Connecticut Responds when after dozens of appointments she discovered her hearing aid wasn’t providing the miracle she'd hoped for when she bought it.

Friday, Aug 31, 2018

Wallingford Woman Says Lift Chair Was a Letdown

Wallingford Woman Says Lift Chair Was a Letdown

A Wallingford woman reached out to NBC Connecticut Responds for help when she experienced issues with a lift and massage chair.

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018

Does Your Child Need Student Accident Insurance?

Does Your Child Need Student Accident Insurance?

Some school districts offer Student Accident Insurance, which families can voluntarily purchase. But is it necessary?

Monday, Aug 27, 2018

New iPhone Bought on eBay Was Not So New

New iPhone Bought on eBay Was Not So New

In 2016, when Jordan Wells needed a new phone, he compared prices, read seller reviews, and ended up buying what he thought was a new iPhone 7 plus from a seller on eBay. It cost him $549.99.

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Police Interview Suspect in 2014 Killing of Jogger in Simsbury
Police Interview Suspect in 2014 Killing of Jogger in Simsbury

Multiple police agencies have had contact with a suspect in connection with the November 2014 death of an insurance executive who was killed while she was jogging in Simsbury, according to a law enforcement...

SUV Slams Into Building at Weigh Station on I-95 in Waterford
SUV Slams Into Building at Weigh Station on I-95 in Waterford

An SUV involved in an accident on I-95 in Waterford on Friday careened off the highway and crashed into a building at a weigh station.

NBC CT Hurricane Relief Drive Raises More than $10k
NBC CT Hurricane Relief Drive Raises More than $10k

Thanks to your support, together we raised more than $10,000 for the American Red Cross' Hurricane Florence relief efforts and you can still donate online.

Powder Scare at Groton Islamic Center May be Hate Crime: PD
Powder Scare at Groton Islamic Center May be Hate Crime: PD

Police responded to a white powder scare at the Islamic Center of New London on Fort Street in Groton on Friday and authorities are investigating the incident as a hate crime.

Trump Assails Kavanaugh Accuser, Ditching GOP Strategy
Trump Assails Kavanaugh Accuser, Ditching GOP Strategy

President Donald Trump on Friday sarcastically assailed the woman claiming a decades-old sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, tweeting that if the episode was "as bad as she says," she...

Police Interview Suspect in 2014 Killing of Simsbury Jogger
Police Interview Suspect in 2014 Killing of Simsbury Jogger

Police have interviewed a suspect in the 2014 killing of Melissa Millan, who was stabbed to death while jogging in Simsbury.