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Meriden Hospital emergency room reopens after hazmat incident

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The Midstate Medical Center emergency room entrance in Meriden has reopened following an incident in which a man brought a white powdery substance in to the facility.

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Dozens of WCSU students reported to be sick

Western Connecticut State University. (Facebook photo) Western Connecticut State University. (Facebook photo)
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Dozens of students at Western Connecticut State University fell ill on Thursday and Friday, officials said.  

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CDC: Don't eat any romaine lettuce

Chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, area is thought to be the source of the outbreak. (Photo: BW Folsom/Shutterstock) Chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, area is thought to be the source of the outbreak. (Photo: BW Folsom/Shutterstock)
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The number of people hospitalized due to an E. coli outbreak in multiple states continues to grow.

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A cool weekend with plenty of sunshine!

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It was nice to see the sun shine brightly today, but temperatures remained well below normal.

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3Cares

Free dental clinic at Torrington High School reaches capacity Video included

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An annual free dental clinic that draws thousands of patients kicked off on Friday morning in Torrington.

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20 towns in Twenty Days is back! Which town should we visit?

We could be headed to your town in May! Cast your vote for where we should visit for 20 Towns in 20 Days.

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Harley-Davidson offering internship of a lifetime

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Harley-Davidson is not only paying eight lucky interns, but is asking them to travel across the country and document their experience on social media.

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Kim: North Korea no longer needs nuclear tests, state-run media reports

North Korea says its quest for nuclear weapons is "complete" and it "no longer needs" to test its weapons capability, a significant diplomatic gesture ahead of engagement with both South Korea and the United States. More>>

Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement Video included

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President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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One person injured in crash and car fire in Hamden

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One person was injured and taken to a local hospital after a crash and car fire in Hamden.

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West Hartford residents fall victim to tire thefts

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It’s a crime that’s increasingly becoming harder to prevent. 

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USA Gymnastics settles sex abuse lawsuit

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USA Gymnastics has reached a confidential settlement in a Georgia lawsuit that spurred a newspaper's investigation into the organization's child abuse reporting practices. More>>

'Smallville' actress accused of recruiting women to be sex slaves, prosecutors say

Allison Mack attends the FX Summer Comedies Party at Lure on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP) Allison Mack attends the FX Summer Comedies Party at Lure on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP)
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Federal prosecutors say a television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend has been charged with sex trafficking for helping recruit women to be slaves.

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State police mourn unexpected passing of K9

State Police K9 Erol passed away unexpectedly (CT State Police) State Police K9 Erol passed away unexpectedly (CT State Police)
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Connecticut State Police Troopers gathered for a memorial service held for a State Police K9 that passed away unexpectedly. 

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EMS departments report issues registering with DMV

Some emergency service departments are having issues registering with the DMV (WFSB) Some emergency service departments are having issues registering with the DMV (WFSB)
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Emergency service departments across the state say they’re having issues with the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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Donations to help get damaged playground back 'in swing'

A wind storm damaged a local playground (WFSB) A wind storm damaged a local playground (WFSB)
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One of the most popular attractions at a local playground is closed and covered in caution tape because of a recent wind storm. 

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Suffield teen killed after being hit by car on I-91 in Windsor

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A Suffield teen was killed after being hit by a car on I-91 in Windsor Thursday night.

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Mysterious nails, screws on Route 154 are still an issue

Nails and screws are creating issues for drivers on Route 152 again (WFSB Photo) Nails and screws are creating issues for drivers on Route 152 again (WFSB Photo)
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In Haddam, people are finding screws in their tires, and police believe someone is planting them on purpose. 

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Fugitive from CT arrested in CA for child porn

Ansonia police arrested a CA man for child porn charges (Ansonia PD) Ansonia police arrested a CA man for child porn charges (Ansonia PD)
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A man was arrested in California on child porn charges out of Ansonia.  

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PD: 87-year-old man killed in Bristol crash

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A man was killed in a crash Friday morning in Bristol. The multi-vehicle crash happened just after 9:30 a.m. on Jerome Avenue at the intersection with Maple Street.

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Here's how this guy managed to take an entire year off of work

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His tips? Know where all your money is going and plan for all your expenses.

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Democrats, Republicans pitch new budget proposals

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On Friday, Democrats and Republicans pitched new proposals for next year's state budget.

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Pence to speak at Coast Guard Academy graduation

Vice President Mike Pence  (AP Photo/Karel Navarro) Vice President Mike Pence (AP Photo/Karel Navarro)

Vice President Mike Pence has been tapped to speak at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy's graduation ceremony next month.

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Students walk out to demand action against gun violence

Students in Madison held a rally on Friday morning calling for action when it comes to gun violence (WFSB) Students in Madison held a rally on Friday morning calling for action when it comes to gun violence (WFSB)
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Students from schools across the state and the country are walking out Friday to demand Congressional action against gun violence.

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Sandy Hook families file suit against Infowars' Alex Jones

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The families of two children slain in a 2012 elementary school massacre in Newtown have filed lawsuits against right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for claiming the shooting didn't happen.

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3 administrators arrested in Montville school 'fight club' case Video included

Brian Levesque, Tatiana Patten and Jeffrey Theodoss were arrested in for not reporting a fight club in Montville High School. (State police) Brian Levesque, Tatiana Patten and Jeffrey Theodoss were arrested in for not reporting a fight club in Montville High School. (State police)
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Three administrators have been charged following a reported "fight club" at Montville High School.

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Student wounded in shooting at Florida high school, authorities say

(Source: Sabrina Marquez, Facebook via CNN) (Source: Sabrina Marquez, Facebook via CNN)
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At least one person was injured and a suspect is in custody Friday after a shooting at a high school in Ocala, Florida, according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. 

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Multiple CT towns issue coyote warnings

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The Clinton and East Hartford Police Departments are warning residents of recent coyote sightings.

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DJ and EDM artist Avicii has been found dead

(Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, file) (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, file)
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Avicii, the Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ who performed sold-out concerts for feverish fans around the world and also had massive success on U.S. pop radio, died Friday. He was 28.

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Hamden police seek driver of truck involved in hit-and-run

Police are looking for the driver of this truck (Hamden Police) Police are looking for the driver of this truck (Hamden Police)
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Police in Hamden are looking for the driver of a truck reportedly involved in a hit-and-run.

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Democrats file suit alleging Russia, Trump, WikiLeaks conspired to interfere in 2016 campaign

President Donald Trump (AP) President Donald Trump (AP)

The Democratic National Committee is suing the Trump campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and several associates of President Donald Trump alleging a grand racketeering, hacking and fraudulent conspiracy that...

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Police attempting to identify Hamden Walgreens larceny suspect

Hamden Police are attempting to identify this man who stole energy drinks from Walgreens (Hamden PD) Hamden Police are attempting to identify this man who stole energy drinks from Walgreens (Hamden PD)
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Hamden Police are attempting to identify a person that robbed a Walgreens.

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Southwest gives $5,000 checks to passengers on Flight 1380

The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport. (@NTSB_Newsroom/Twitter) The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport. (@NTSB_Newsroom/Twitter)
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Some passengers aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 received a $5,000 check after a deadly engine failure that led to an emergency landing in Philadelphia. 

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Woman who lost pink house, court case seeks box office win

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A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie. More>>

Former state rep. arrested again on active arrest warrant

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A former Connecticut state representative was arrested yet again by Suffield police.

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Attendance drops 20 percent following Manchester High School threat Video included

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Police increased patrols at Manchester High School after a bomb threat was made.

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Fire suppression company owner admits to bribe for kickbacks

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A Connecticut man who bribed an employee of Stamford's largest development company to get contracts has pleaded guilty to wire fraud.

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Wells Fargo fined $1 billion for home and auto loan abuses

This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
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Wells Fargo will pay $1 billion to federal regulators to settle charges tied to its mortgage and auto lending business.

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More than 100 people found underage drinking at Connecticut bar

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Police found more than 100 people, many of whom are college students, underage drinking at a bar in Norwalk.

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Man who dressed as Spider-Man at hospital gets 105 years for child porn

Jarratt Turner (Source: MNPD, WSMV) Jarratt Turner (Source: MNPD, WSMV)
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Prosecutors said the 36-year-old man took sexually explicit videos and pictures of a toddler-age girl and an infant boy that he was babysitting.

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  • Karolyis to NBC: 'No way' they knew about doctor's behavior

    Karolyis to NBC: 'No way' they knew about doctor's behavior

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:23 AM EDT2018-04-20 12:23:05 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:14:59 GMT
    Former USA Gymnastics women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi and her husband Bela tell NBC they were unaware of the abusive behavior by a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison.More >
    Former USA Gymnastics women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi and her husband Bela tell NBC they were unaware of the abusive behavior by a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison.More >
  • High holiday: Pot fans join 420 smoke-out in San Francisco

    High holiday: Pot fans join 420 smoke-out in San Francisco

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:53:54 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Josh Edelson). Kenny Boynton smokes a joint  San Francisco, Calif., on Friday, April 20, 2018.  Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts flocked to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park for the annual April 20 celebration of cannabis that culminated wit...(AP Photo/Josh Edelson). Kenny Boynton smokes a joint San Francisco, Calif., on Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts flocked to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park for the annual April 20 celebration of cannabis that culminated wit...
    Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts flocked to San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the annual April 20 high holiday that culminated with the crowd sparking up at 4:20 p.m.More >
    Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts flocked to San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the annual April 20 high holiday that culminated with the crowd sparking up at 4:20 p.m.More >
  • Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

    Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:22:49 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.More >
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.More >
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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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  • Medical Rounds

    Medical Rounds

    Hartford Hospital doctors discuss the latest health topics every Wednesday in Medical Rounds.More >
    Hartford Hospital doctors discuss the latest health topics every Wednesday in Medical Rounds. More >

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