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Monday, Dec 18, 2017 at 04:30 PM EST

Search for Missing Conn. Snowmobiler Suspended

Search for Missing Conn. Snowmobiler Suspended

A search for a missing 56-year-old snowmobiler from Griswold has been suspended until weather conditions improve.

Sunday, Dec 17, 2017 at 02:56 PM EST

'Today' Show Puppy Wrangler Joins Explosive Detection K-9 Unit

'Today' Show Puppy Wrangler Joins Explosive Detection K-9 Unit

Wrangler, the Yellow Labrador who joined the "Today" show in 2016 to help educate the public on service dogs, is making a career change. The original "puppy with a purpose" has graduated from the Connecticut...

Sunday, Dec 17, 2017 at 09:35 AM EST

Police Investigate Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Conn.

Police Investigate Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Conn.

State police have arrested an 18-year-old Bloomfield man and charged a 15-year-old boy in connection with an altercation that ended in a fatal officer-involved shooting on Chapman Street in New Britain Thursday...

Thursday, Dec 14, 2017 at 03:49 PM EST

State Officials Issue Warning About Man They Say Is Posing as a Contractor

State Officials Issue Warning About Man They Say Is Posing as a Contractor

Officials from the state Department of Consumer Protection are issuing a warning about a man they said is posing as a contractor but is not licensed or registered to do the work.

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 at 12:22 PM EST

Woman Arrested After 24 Pets Were Seized

Woman Arrested After 24 Pets Were Seized

Police have charged a 58-year-old Torrington woman with cruelty to animals weeks after authorities removed 21 cats, three live dogs and three dead dogs from her home on Beechwood Avenue.

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 at 12:21 PM EST

Man Gets 8 Years for Supplying Heroin That Killed Teen

Man Gets 8 Years for Supplying Heroin That Killed Teen

A Connecticut man convicted of a supplying the heroin that led to the overdose death of a 17-year-old girl he had forced into prostitution has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison.

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 09:45 PM EST

Sandy Hook Group Releases PSA Ahead of 5th Anniversary

Sandy Hook Group Releases PSA Ahead of 5th Anniversary

Thursday marks the fifth anniversary of the deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. A nonprofit group is putting out a PSA that aims to prevent such tragedies from happening in the future.

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 10:43 PM EST

Mother Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Autistic Son

Mother Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Autistic Son

An investigation has found that the death of an autistic Connecticut teenager from malnutrition was preventable and there were problems with the state child welfare agency.

Monday, Dec 11, 2017 at 12:12 PM EST

Woman Charged After Grabbing Papers From Speaker at UConn

Woman Charged After Grabbing Papers From Speaker at UConn

A woman accused of taking papers from a speaker during a controversial event at the University of Connecticut has been arrested.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 04:29 PM EST

Sally's Apizza in New Haven, Conn. Gets New Owners

Sally's Apizza in New Haven, Conn. Gets New Owners

After being in business for nearly 80 years, Sally's Apizza in New Haven is under new ownership.