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Storms move out of state, severe storm threat for Tuesday

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Pop-up storms, and the heat and humidity are the big story for Monday, but a bigger storm threat is the focus for Tuesday.

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Technical Discussion

Tuesday could be stormy with gusty winds and heavy rain!

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It felt like the tropics today with temperatures topping 90 degrees and dew points reaching the low and middle 70s.

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Breaking News

Wolcott Police Investigate Late Night Crash

A crash Monday night in Wolcott is under investigation A crash Monday night in Wolcott is under investigation
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Police are on the scene of a crash in Wolcott where a car hit a tree.

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1 dead following crash on Route 72 in Plainville

Route 72 is closed in Plainville after a one-car crash (DOT) Route 72 is closed in Plainville after a one-car crash (DOT)
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One person has died after a crash on Route 72 in Plainville on Monday. 

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North Branford tire fire may have been intentionally set

A tire fire broke out in North Branford (WFSB) A tire fire broke out in North Branford (WFSB)
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Crews in North Branford are working to extinguish a tire fire.

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1-year-old girl left in hot car, mother arrested

Dawa Dolma was arrested after leaving her 1-year-old in a hot car (Norwich PD) Dawa Dolma was arrested after leaving her 1-year-old in a hot car (Norwich PD)
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A mother was arrested leaving her child in a hot car on Monday. 

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Man, woman walk shirtless around New Haven convenience store

A man and a woman walked shirtless into a New Haven convenience store (WFSB) A man and a woman walked shirtless into a New Haven convenience store (WFSB)
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In New Haven, a gas station and convenience store owner says he saw something this weekend that he has never seen before.

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Amazon struggles with error messages on Prime Day

(Amazon) (Amazon)
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Prime Day, Amazon's own shopping holiday, is greeting customers with error messages, website glitches, and dogs.

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Children detained in CT reunited with parents

A rally was held last Wednesday morning before two migrant children appeared in court (WFSB) A rally was held last Wednesday morning before two migrant children appeared in court (WFSB)
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On Monday, the two children separated from their parents at the U.S. Mexico border, who are in CT, were reunited with their parents. 

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Community Renewal Team provides free summer meals to kids

CRT provides free meals to kids over the summer (WFSB) CRT provides free meals to kids over the summer (WFSB)
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At almost three dozen sites in both Hartford and Middlesex counties, the Community Renewal Team provides free breakfasts, lunches, and snacks to children. 

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Softball team disqualified from state tournament after waiver dilemma

A Glastonbury girl's softball team was disqualified from a tournament after paperwork issues (Submitted) A Glastonbury girl's softball team was disqualified from a tournament after paperwork issues (Submitted)
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A local softball all-star team got knocked out of a state tournament before they could even take the field.  

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Windsor Locks suspends negotiations with sports complex developer

The negotiations for a sports complex in Windsor Locks have been suspended (Submitted) The negotiations for a sports complex in Windsor Locks have been suspended (Submitted)
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Windsor Locks has suspended negotiations with a sports complex developer. 

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Man arrested for West Haven deadly crash

Robert Kryzkij was arrested after a deadly crash in November 2017 in West Haven (State Police Robert Kryzkij was arrested after a deadly crash in November 2017 in West Haven (State Police
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A man was arrested for a deadly crash that happened in November 2017 in West Haven.

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New Haven mother makes plea on anniversary of son’s shooting

Tyrick Keyes was shot and killed one year ago (WFSB) Tyrick Keyes was shot and killed one year ago (WFSB)
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A heartfelt plea on a painful anniversary. 

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Man accused of killing officer to be arraigned at later date

(Photo Courtesy: The Patriot Ledger) (Photo Courtesy: The Patriot Ledger)
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The man charged with fatally shooting a Massachusetts police officer with the officer's own weapon and an innocent bystander will not be arraigned on murder charges right away.

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1 cat killed in fire, crews battled the hot weather

Crews are working to extinguish a house fire in Norwich (WFSB) Crews are working to extinguish a house fire in Norwich (WFSB)
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A dangerous fire call for Norwich firefighters and first responders. 

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Connecticut Democrats blast Trump's meeting with Putin

President Trump and President Putin (CBS News) President Trump and President Putin (CBS News)

Some of Connecticut's top Democratic politicians are sharply criticizing Republican President Donald Trump's remarks following his historic meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb announces more layoffs

Bristol-Myers Squibb. (Wikimedia photo) Bristol-Myers Squibb. (Wikimedia photo)
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A drug maker based in Wallingford is letting go of more employees as part of its plan to leave the state.

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Man faces a judge after firing a gun at Hartford's Riverfront fireworks display

Michael Robinson (Hartford Police Department) Michael Robinson (Hartford Police Department)
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Hartford Police said a man from Windsor was arrested after firing a handgun at the riverfront fireworks display on Saturday evening.

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PD: Three suffer serious injuries in Haddam crash

Three people were seriously injured in a crash in Haddam on Sunday (Haddam Volunteer Fire Company) Three people were seriously injured in a crash in Haddam on Sunday (Haddam Volunteer Fire Company)
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Three people were seriously injured in a crash in Haddam on Sunday.

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PD: Two charged in double fatal shooting at Oakdale Theater

Police arrested 23-year-old Kyle Hampton, of North Haven, and 33-year-old Tivon Edwards (Wallingford Police) Police arrested 23-year-old Kyle Hampton, of North Haven, and 33-year-old Tivon Edwards (Wallingford Police)
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Wallingford police have made two arrests in the deadly shootings that happened at the Oakdale Theater in 2016.

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Watch: Apparent protester removed ahead of Trump-Putin conference

Security removes an apparent protester, left, before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin, Monday, July 16, 2018. (Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP) Security removes an apparent protester, left, before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin, Monday, July 16, 2018. (Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP)
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An apparent protester has been escorted out of a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Clinton police search for owner of boat that broke free of mooring

Clinton police are looking to identify the owner of this boat (Clinton Police) Clinton police are looking to identify the owner of this boat (Clinton Police)
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Clinton police are looking to identify the owner of a boat that broke free from its mooring on Monday.

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Endangered sea turtle dies after being strangled by beach chair

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An endangered sea turtle has been found dead on an Alabama beach.

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Royals release new photos to mark Prince Louis's christening

In this Monday, July 9, 2018 photo provided by Kensington Palace, Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge poses for a photo with Prince Louis in the garden of Clarence House, following Prince Louis's baptism at the Chapel Royal, St. James's Palace, in London. In this Monday, July 9, 2018 photo provided by Kensington Palace, Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge poses for a photo with Prince Louis in the garden of Clarence House, following Prince Louis's baptism at the Chapel Royal, St. James's Palace, in London.
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Kensington Palace has released family photos of Prince Louis.

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Two men arrested, escorted off plane at Bradley Airport

Raymond Hryb and Jonathan Hryb (CT State Police) Raymond Hryb and Jonathan Hryb (CT State Police)
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Two men were arrested and escorted off a plane at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks on Sunday evening, after causing a disturbance.

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Dad cleaning handgun shoots, kills 6-year-old daughter

This file image shows a closeup of a police car. Indiana State Police say a man accidentally shot and killed his 6-year-old daughter while cleaning a handgun. (Getty) This file image shows a closeup of a police car. Indiana State Police say a man accidentally shot and killed his 6-year-old daughter while cleaning a handgun. (Getty)
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Police say an Indiana man accidentally shot and killed his daughter.

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Amazon is expanding Prime Day, what you should know

Amazon is expanding its savings event for Prime members to 36 hours, six hours longer than last year. (Shutterstock) Amazon is expanding its savings event for Prime members to 36 hours, six hours longer than last year. (Shutterstock)
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Amazon is promising more than a million deals around the world.

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Taste of Hartford begins Monday

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Restaurant week has officially kicked off in Hartford.  Customers can enjoy a special multi-course, price-fixed menu ranging from $20.18 to $30.18 until July 29. The Taste of Hartford is presented by the Greater Hartford Arts Council and is partnering with CT Now. Taste of Hartford officials are encouraging anyone who is hoping to take part in the event to make reservations as soon as possible. For a list of participating restaurants or for more information click here.&n...

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  • Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen push back against Sarah Palin

    Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen push back against Sarah Palin

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:57:19 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:02 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:02:12 GMT
    (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Sacha Baron Cohen arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cohen stars in the new Showtime series "Who Is America?", premiering on Sunday, July ...(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Sacha Baron Cohen arrives at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Cohen stars in the new Showtime series "Who Is America?", premiering on Sunday, July ...
    Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen are pushing back against allegations the comedian's new show duped his guests by posing as a disabled veteran.More >
    Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen are pushing back against allegations the comedian's new show duped his guests by posing as a disabled veteran.More >
  • Stormy Daniels set to perform in Ohio 3 weeks after arrest

    Stormy Daniels set to perform in Ohio 3 weeks after arrest

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:09:27 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 08:57:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, porn actress Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City in West Hollywood, Calif. Daniels is set to return to Ohio next mon...(AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, porn actress Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City in West Hollywood, Calif. Daniels is set to return to Ohio next mon...
    Porn star Stormy Daniels is set to return to Ohio next month, three weeks after her arrest at a Columbus strip club on charges that were later dropped.More >
    Porn star Stormy Daniels is set to return to Ohio next month, three weeks after her arrest at a Columbus strip club on charges that were later dropped.More >
  • Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

    Statelessness a hurdle for some boys rescued from Thai cave

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-07-16 13:40:00 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-07-17 07:17:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this July 15, 2018, photo, the coach of one of Thailand's Wild Boars soccer teams, Nopparat Kanthawong, right, watches his team play in Mae Sai district in Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand. At least 3 of the 12 boys a...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). In this July 15, 2018, photo, the coach of one of Thailand's Wild Boars soccer teams, Nopparat Kanthawong, right, watches his team play in Mae Sai district in Chiang Rai province, northern Thailand. At least 3 of the 12 boys a...
    The 12 boys and coach of the Wild Boars youth soccer team who were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last are a multi-ethnic, cross-border crew, but some of them cannot even count on a permanent home because...More >
    The 12 boys and coach of the Wild Boars youth soccer team who were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last are a multi-ethnic, cross-border crew, but some of them cannot even count on a permanent home because they are stateless.More >
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  • Something's Brewing

    Something's Brewing

    Check out as Channel 3 visits local breweries in Connecticut. 

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    Check out as Channel 3 visits local breweries in Connecticut. 

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  • Liberty Bank Surprise Squad

    Liberty Bank Surprise Squad

    Liberty Bank Surprise Squad is BACK!!! Our team will be going all over the state to surprise people with free gifts. What will we do next?

    Surprise Squad is BACK!!! We're making your summer better by giving any free stuff. In the past, we have paid for people's movie tickets, passes to amusement parks
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    Liberty Bank Surprise Squad is BACK!!! Our team will be going all over the state to surprise people with free gifts. What will we do next?

    Surprise Squad is BACK!!! We're making your summer better by giving any free stuff. In the past, we have paid for people's movie tickets, passes to amusement parks
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