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Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 09:14 PM EDT

Bradley Airport Reopens Runway After B-17 Plane Crash

Bradley Airport Reopens Runway After B-17 Plane Crash

Bradley Airport was closed after a vintage World War II-era B17 plane crashed Wednesday morning, killing seven people, and injuring eight others.

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 01:49 PM EDT

UConn Student Hospitalized After Fall From Third Story Window

UConn Student Hospitalized After Fall From Third Story Window

A UConn student is in the hospital after falling out of a window at a residence hall at the University of Connecticut in Storrs late Tuesday night.

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 at 08:15 AM EDT

3rd Person Dies of EEE in Connecticut; 4th Human Case Confirmed

3rd Person Dies of EEE in Connecticut; 4th Human Case Confirmed

A third person has died of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in Connecticut this season, officials from the Connecticut Agriculture Station said Tuesday.

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 at 07:48 AM EDT

Father Wants Answers After Daughter Arrested at School

Father Wants Answers After Daughter Arrested at School

A 15-year-old student was arrested and detained at New Britain High School on Friday, according to police and her father is questioning the school's response.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 11:30 AM EDT

Police ID Mechanic Who Died After Car Fell From Lift in Hartford

Police ID Mechanic Who Died After Car Fell From Lift in Hartford

A 22-year-old mechanic has died after a car fell off of a lift and onto him at a garage in Hartford on Sunday afternoon.

Monday, Sep 30, 2019 at 06:44 PM EDT

Hartford Police Officer Accused of Assaulting 2 People Appears in Court

Hartford Police Officer Accused of Assaulting 2 People Appears in Court

A Hartford police officer faced a judge on Monday after he allegedly assaulted two people while off duty on Sunday.

Friday, Sep 27, 2019 at 07:10 PM EDT

Crews Responding to Blasting Accident in Naugatuck, Conn.

Crews Responding to Blasting Accident in Naugatuck, Conn.

Rubble covers the area of Hillside Avenue and Field Street in Naugatuck after an explosion at a construction site.

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019 at 07:22 PM EDT

Conn. Vape Stores See Boost After Mass. Ban

Conn. Vape Stores See Boost After Mass. Ban

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker declared a public health emergency Tuesday allowing him to enact the ban, prompting some to head to Connecticut vape shops just over the border.

Thursday, Sep 26, 2019 at 12:45 PM EDT

Toddler Found Walking Alone on Roof of Condemned CT Home

Toddler Found Walking Alone on Roof of Condemned CT Home

Police rescued a 2-year-old boy from the roof of an Ansonia home Wednesday morning and police have arrested the child’s father and aunt. Building officials have also condemned the home because of deplorable...

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 06:36 PM EDT

Second CT Resident to Contract EEE Has Died

Second CT Resident to Contract EEE Has Died

The second person who contracted EEE in Connecticut had died, Lt. Governor Susan Bysiewicz said during a news conference Tuesday. These were the first deaths from EEE in Connecticut since 2013.

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