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Thousands of woman mirror thousands marching for women’s issues

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Donning familiar pink hats and carrying signs, thousands of women took to the steps of the State Capital on Saturday afternoon one year after President Donald Trump’s inauguration.

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DEEP: 3 people with serious injuries after duck hunting accident

3 people have been transported to the hospital after a duck hunting accident. 3 people have been transported to the hospital after a duck hunting accident.
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Three people were transported to the hospital with serious injuries after a duck hunting accident on Long Island Sound, according to the DEEP. 

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North Haven police apologizes for controversial Facebook post

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The North Haven Police Department posted an apology about a controversial Facebook post that upset residents. 

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21 deaths now linked to the flu in Connecticut Video included

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Twenty-one deaths are now linked to the flu, according to the state Department of Public Health.

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Technical Discussion

A mild weekend, but big changes next week!

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Overall, the weather this weekend will be ideal for spending time outdoors, doing “winter stuff.” 

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WHAT'S GOING ON

Sloper plunge, Fire and Ice Festival, Restaurant Week

A sloper plunge in Southington, a Fire and Ice festival in Old Saybrook and Restaurant Week. That's what's going on the weekend of Jan. 20.

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Olympic gymnast abused by ex-doctor wants him to suffer

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Another Olympic gold medalist has come forward to say that she too was sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor who also worked at USA Gymnastics. More>>

Brady mum on status for AFC title game after hand injury

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Brady says only 'We'll see' regarding his status for AFC championship game following right-hand injury. More>>

Autopsy: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose

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Tom Petty's family says his death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose. More>>

BREAKING NEWS

1 dead after crash on I-91 near MA, CT border

One person is dead after a multi-vehicle crash on the northbound side of Interstate 91 in Massachusetts (WMN) One person is dead after a multi-vehicle crash on the northbound side of Interstate 91 in Massachusetts (WMN)
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One person is dead after a multi-vehicle crash on the northbound side of Interstate-91 in Massachusetts near the Connecticut State line, according to the Springfield Fire Department.

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US government shuts down; Dems, GOP blame each other

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A bitterly-divided Congress is hurtling toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported. More>>

Local News

Local officials blame GOP for government shutdown

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Governor Malloy and Senators Blumenthal and Murphy aired their concerns after a short-term spending bill failed to pass.

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U.S. Coast Guard cutters and its crews back out clearing ice jam Video included

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The United States Coast Guard cutters were back out on the Connecticut River on Friday. Ice continues to float down the river and that is due to the work done by U.S. Coast Guard Cutters Bollard and Hawser. 

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Las Vegas police release preliminary report on 1 October investigation

Sheriff Joe Lombardo at 1 Oct. press conference on Jan. 19, 2018 (Jason Westerhaus/FOX5) Sheriff Joe Lombardo at 1 Oct. press conference on Jan. 19, 2018 (Jason Westerhaus/FOX5)
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Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo announced the release of a preliminary report Friday on the 1 October investigation.

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Enfield Chief of Police retiring after nearly 40 years

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Not many people can hold a job for nearly 40 years, but Enfield's Chief of Police has and now he ready to turn in his badge.

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CT Kid Governor celebrates her inauguration day

A year from now we will have a new governor, but, on Friday, Megan Kasperowski, of Portland, was sworn in as Connecticut’s new kid governor. She took the oath of office with some pomp and circumstance vowed to serve her fellow school children across Connecticut

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Housing money for Puerto Rico evacuees extended 3 more days

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is extending temporary housing benefits for three more days to 36 Puerto Rican families living in Connecticut after being displaced by Hurricane Maria.

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Joe Zone talks about Brady's hand injury?

Brady says only 'We'll see' regarding his status for AFC championship game following right-hand injury. Joe Zone talks about the rumors surrounding the quarterback. 

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CT roads ripped up after winter blast Video included

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Potholes are already proving to be a problem for drivers in Connecticut this season, according to AAA. Channel 3 was on pothole patrol Friday and has a look at how state and local crews are dealing with the issue. 

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This is what happens during a US government shutdown

(Carolyn Kaster/AP FILE) (Carolyn Kaster/AP FILE)
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Here's how a government shutdown affects all of us.

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TRAFFIC ALERT

Crash spills cattle corn onto I-84 in Southington

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Cattle corn spilled onto Interstate 84 in Southington on Friday afternoon because of an overturned tractor-trailer.   

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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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    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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