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Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 09:52 AM EST

Missing Stamford Man Found Dead Outside New York Mansion

Missing Stamford Man Found Dead Outside New York Mansion

A 62-year-old man who was reported missing from Stamford, Connecticut was found dead in the driveway of a mansion in Pound Ridge, New York.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 11:08 PM EST

Evacuations Over After Chemical Reaction at Company

Evacuations Over After Chemical Reaction at Company

Dozens of Cheshire residents were evacuated Monday morning and Cheshire High School dismissed at 10 a.m. after a chemical reaction at Dalton Enterprises on Willow Street in Cheshire.

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 at 06:10 PM EST

Therapy Dogs Making Visits to Bradley International Airport

Therapy Dogs Making Visits to Bradley International Airport

Bradley International Airport is taking a new approach to easing passenger’s stress this holiday season with therapy dogs.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 01:01 PM EST

Police Investigating Suspicious Death of Elderly Man

Police Investigating Suspicious Death of Elderly Man

Police are investigating what they are calling the suspicious death of an 82-year-old Bloomfield man early Friday morning.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 12:31 PM EST

Man Who Posed as Bieber to Entice Girls Gets 17 Years

Man Who Posed as Bieber to Entice Girls Gets 17 Years

A Connecticut man who pretended to be pop stars like Justin Bieber and Harry Styles to entice young girls into performing sexual acts during online video chats has been sentenced to 17 years in prison.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 06:57 PM EST

ESPN Eliminating 150 Studio, Production Jobs in Latest Cuts

ESPN Eliminating 150 Studio, Production Jobs in Latest Cuts

ESPN says it is eliminating 150 studio and production employees as the sports broadcasting giant continues to shift its focus to a more digital future.

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 07:18 PM EST

Juvenile Detention Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Teen at Facility

Juvenile Detention Officer Charged With Sex Assault of Teen at Facility

A 40-year-old Hartford juvenile detention officer is accused of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenage girl at the facility and has been charged with second-degree sexual assault.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 09:39 PM EST

Conservative Speaker Arrested After Univ. Event Altercation

Conservative Speaker Arrested After Univ. Event Altercation

A conservative commentator giving a speech at the University of Connecticut was arrested Tuesday after a fight broke out at a speech titled "It's OK To Be White." UConn's College Republicans student group...

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 07:17 PM EST

Troopers Rescue Man From Burning Car

Troopers Rescue Man From Burning Car

Three state police troopers and a pair of motorists helped pull a man from a burning car on I-84 in Middlebury on Monday.

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 02:39 PM EST

83-Year-Old Psychologist Accused of Sexual Assault

83-Year-Old Psychologist Accused of Sexual Assault

An 83-year-old psychologist is accused of sexually assaulting a patient in his home office in Glastonbury and has been charged with fourth-degree sexual assault.