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Back to winter: Rain, wintry mix expected today Video included

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After a couple of days of record-breaking warmth, it's back to winter on Thursday.

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Record shattering warmth yesterday, but winter returns today!

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YESTERDAY WAS AN AMAZING DAY OF RECORD WARMTH! After a cloudy start, the sun came out in full force  and the temperature soared to 77 degrees at Bradley International Airport! Today will be much cooler with mixed precipitation expected. 

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Cops: Weapons found after teen threatens to 'shoot up' high school

A confiscated cache of weapons is displayed at a news conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mike Balsamo) A confiscated cache of weapons is displayed at a news conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mike Balsamo)
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The 17-year-old claimed his comment was a joke but the sheriff's department is taking every potential threat seriously. 

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Former Meriden mayor to announce run for Congress

Former Meriden Mayor Manny Santos said he'll announce a run for Congress on Thursday. (WFSB file) Former Meriden Mayor Manny Santos said he'll announce a run for Congress on Thursday. (WFSB file)
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A former mayor in Meriden said he'll be running to represent the state's 5th Congressional District this November.

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Hug dodging, open car wash, store prank, edible nail polish

Hug dodging, girls head into car wash with the windows open, a girl walks backwards as a prank and edible nail polish. Those are the stories trending on Feb. 22.

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Former Jerry Springer body guard charged with drunk driving in CT

Steven Wilkos was arrested for DUI after a one-vehicle crash in Darien back in January. (Darien police) Steven Wilkos was arrested for DUI after a one-vehicle crash in Darien back in January. (Darien police)
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A man once known for protecting TV host Jerry Springer from harm was charged with driving under the influence following a one-car crash.

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A Ken-L Ration dog food commercial

A Ken-L Ration dog food commercial sent in by viewer Rosie.

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One killed in Waterford crash Video included

One person was killed in a crash on I-395 south in Waterford. (WFSB) One person was killed in a crash on I-395 south in Waterford. (WFSB)
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One person was killed following a single-car crash on Interstate-395 in Waterford.

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5 boys charged with sexting at Stonington High School Video included

Stonington police. (WFSB) Stonington police. (WFSB)
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Five teenage boys have been charged with sexting at Stonington High School.

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'Whiteboard message' prompts extra police at Wallingford school Thursday Video included

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Police in Wallingford stepped up their presence at Sheehan High School on Thursday.

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High school swimmer honored for saving opponent's life

Xavier Staubs (right) is credited with saving Kamrin Samson (left) when he began to drown. (Source: Family Photos via WNEM) Xavier Staubs (right) is credited with saving Kamrin Samson (left) when he began to drown. (Source: Family Photos via WNEM)
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A Michigan teenager was honored for his bravery and courage in saving the life of a fellow student.

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Florida shooting suspect may lose public defender after reports of $800K inheritance

Nikolas Cruz appears in court for a status hearing before Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (WPLG via CNN, POOL) Nikolas Cruz appears in court for a status hearing before Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (WPLG via CNN, POOL)
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The public defender's office filed a motion with the court to determine whether 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz was eligible for a taxpayer-funded defense.

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Texas school district to suspend students protesting gun laws

Students gather on the steps of the old Florida Capitol protesting gun violence in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.  (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser) Students gather on the steps of the old Florida Capitol protesting gun violence in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
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Students who protest gun laws in Texas could face suspension in one school district. 

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US beats Canada for gold in women's hockey game

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (17), of the United States, celebrates after winning against Canada in the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (17), of the United States, celebrates after winning against Canada in the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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The United States has beaten Canada in a shootout to win their first Olympic gold since 1998 in women's hockey. 

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Newington to hire private firm to investigate multi-million dollar fuel spill Video included

The site where the oil spill happened in Newington still smells of fumes (WFSB) The site where the oil spill happened in Newington still smells of fumes (WFSB)
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The school bus garage near a multi-million dollar fuel spill in Newington has been demolished. 

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Newtown students join others in demand for change Video included

Protesters rally against gun violence on the steps of the old Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser) Protesters rally against gun violence on the steps of the old Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)
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After the school shooting in Florida last week, students in Newtown say they are witnessing history.

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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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