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18 patient, 9 kidney exchange takes place at Yale-New Haven Hospital

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Yale-New Haven Hospital had a successful 18-patient, 9-kidney chain exchange that happened over the last two months.

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We may not have a budget until the leaves change color, according to the governor. Does the fact that lawmakers can't come to a decision bother you? Tell us your thoughts and vote in our poll!

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Technical Discussion

Rain could impact the end of the week and part of the weekend!

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Scattered showers and possibly a few thunderstorms can be expected today and tonight.

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Spinning Ohio State Fair ride breaks apart; 1 dead, 7 hurt

(Source: Twitter/@DjNarkatta) There was a ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday. (Source: Twitter/@DjNarkatta) There was a ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday.

A swinging and spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball malfunctioned and broke apart on the opening day of the Ohio State fair on Wednesday, hurling people through the air, killing at least one and injuring seven others.

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GOP eyes narrow bill to advance goal on "Obamacare" repeal

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Senate Republicans are abandoning hope of truly replacing 'Obamacare' and might settle for a much more modest 'skinny repeal' ". More>>

Trump's transgender troops ban divides veterans in Congress

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President Donald Trump's decision to ban transgender service in the armed forces drove a wedge through military veterans in Congress. More>>

Old Pyrex merchandise may be worth thousands

In honor of the Pyrex brand's 100th Anniversary the entire town celebrates the renaming ceremony to Pyrex, PA, for the next 100 days in Charleroi, PA, on Saturday, May 16, 2015. (Ed Rieker/AP Images for the Pyrex brand) In honor of the Pyrex brand's 100th Anniversary the entire town celebrates the renaming ceremony to Pyrex, PA, for the next 100 days in Charleroi, PA, on Saturday, May 16, 2015. (Ed Rieker/AP Images for the Pyrex brand)
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It’s time to check your cabinets! Many people are still into grandma’s favorite nesting bowl sets and are willing to pay some steep prices for a chance at nostalgia.

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I-Team Investigation

Family questioning ambulance response time to deadly crash Video included

A motorcyclist was killed in one of a couple of multi-vehicle crashes on I-84 East on the Cheshire-Southington line (WFSB) A motorcyclist was killed in one of a couple of multi-vehicle crashes on I-84 East on the Cheshire-Southington line (WFSB)
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Eyewitness News obtained documents that reveal a miscommunication between dispatchers resulted in a major delay in ambulance response.

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TRAFFIC ALERT

Fire closes Whitney Avenue in Hamden

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A structure fire has closed Whitney Avenue in Hamden on Thursday afternoon.  

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Police investigation closes Walnut Street in New Britain

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A police investigation has closed a street in New Britain on Thursday morning.  

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EARLY WARNING WEATHER

Showers arrive with the potential for thunder this afternoon Video included

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While scattered showers developed on Thursday morning across northern Connecticut, some towns may see a thunderstorm during the afternoon.

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Rally underway to support father facing deportation Video included

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Supporters rallied on Thursday behind a Connecticut family that could be torn apart by a deportation order.

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TRAFFIC ALERT

Route 8 north closed in Shelton due to crash

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Route 8 north in Shelton is closed because of crash.

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Dunkin' Donuts drastically scales back expansion plans

America may run on Dunkin', but Dunkin' Donuts is slowing its expansion plans to a light jog. More>>

Gov. Malloy says budget deal not likely until fall

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Gov. Dannel Malloy said he doesn't think a new two-year budget deal will be reached until the fall. 

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New Hartford man arrested for holding a woman at knife point in the woods

Robert Murphy faces a list of charges after holding a woman at knife-point in a wooded area of New Hartford, according to state police. (State police) Robert Murphy faces a list of charges after holding a woman at knife-point in a wooded area of New Hartford, according to state police. (State police)
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State police said they are arrested a man in New Hartford  for holding a woman against her will, assault and weapons charges.

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Waterbury police searching for man wanted for 'several incidents'

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Police are looking for a man wanted for "several incidents" in Waterbury.  

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Sentencing set for today in Middlebury beating death case

Steven Brockett during a previous court appearance. (WFSB file) Steven Brockett during a previous court appearance. (WFSB file)
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A man who pleaded guilty to murdering his boss in Middlebury is on the docket to be sentenced on Thursday.

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Report claims traces of herbicide found in Ben & Jerry’s ice cream

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Ben & Jerry’s is under fire after a new report claims a controversial ingredient was found in several flavors of its ice cream.

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Today, the state capitol is Irene's castle Video included

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Thursday, in honor of anchor Irene O'Connor's official 50th birthday, a proclamation from state Sen. and Deputy Majority Leader Paul Doyle of Rocky Hill went into effect just for the day.

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