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This bear was spotted in the area recently, but it is unclear if it was the one involved (iwitness) This bear was spotted in the area recently, but it is unclear if it was the one involved (iwitness)

Bear euthanized after getting into Torrington home

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Emergency crews were called to a home in Torrington Tuesday where a bear broke in.

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Rain could impact part of the Traveler's Championship!

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A much better day than yesterday!

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Republican candidates for governor react to Trump immigration policy

The president's "Zero Tolerance" policy has sparked backlash, even from his own party. Endorses candidates for governor in CT are speaking about it. 

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Man injured in diving accident in East Hampton

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Emergency crews were called to the report of a diving accident in East Hampton. 

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Son of woman hit by drunk driver starts campaign

A son started a campaign against drunk driving after his mother was hit and killed (Youtube) A son started a campaign against drunk driving after his mother was hit and killed (Youtube)
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The son of a woman killed in a car accident in her own driveway last fall speaks out for the first time about what happened that night, and how he's trying to keep his mom's memory alive. 

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West Haven charging for parking during annual fireworks display

The city of West Haven will charge people to park during the fireworks display due to budget issues (WFSB) The city of West Haven will charge people to park during the fireworks display due to budget issues (WFSB)
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The show will go on, but this year, West Haven’s annual fireworks display will cost you.

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Local pool company discusses safety after video of child climbing gate

A viral video of a child climbing a pool gate has people discussing pool safety (Facebook) A viral video of a child climbing a pool gate has people discussing pool safety (Facebook)
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Pool safety is at the forefront as we head into summer. 

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Lawmakers tour Barrett-Jackson auction site

The Barrett-Jackson auction is set to open at Mohegan Sun on Wednesday (WFSB) The Barrett-Jackson auction is set to open at Mohegan Sun on Wednesday (WFSB)
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The highly successful Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction at Mohegan Sun will draw more than 100,000 visitors this week. 

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Alleged Latin Kings members arrested for drug trafficking in Hartford

Eleven people were arrested in connection to drug trafficking in Hartford on Tuesday (WFSB) Eleven people were arrested in connection to drug trafficking in Hartford on Tuesday (WFSB)
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Thirteen people are facing federal charges after being accused of trafficking drugs in Hartford’s south end. 

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Motorcycle crash closes part of Route 85 in Bolton

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Route 85 in Bolton is closed for a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.

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Middletown police searching for suspect who burglarized 3 businesses

Police are searching for this suspect who may be connected to 3 burglaries in town (Middletown PD) Police are searching for this suspect who may be connected to 3 burglaries in town (Middletown PD)
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Middletown Police are searching for a suspect who burglarized three businesses on Tuesday morning.

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Swimmer taken to hospital after New Fairfield boating accident

A swimmer was taken to the hospital after an accident on Candlewood Lake (WFSB) A swimmer was taken to the hospital after an accident on Candlewood Lake (WFSB)
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A person was taken to the hospital on Tuesday after a boating accident on Candlewood Lake.

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State offers free training to lure lifeguards

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Connecticut officials are offering a new perk to fill empty lifeguard chairs at state beaches: Free training.

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CSCU president aims for another consolidation plan

Capital Community College in Hartford. (WFSB file photo) Capital Community College in Hartford. (WFSB file photo)
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The Connecticut State Colleges and Universities' Board of Regents will convene this week to discuss, among other things, another consolidation plan.

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CT inmate's death ruled a homicide

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An inmate’s death that happened earlier this year has been ruled a homicide.

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Spieth aims for back-to-back Travelers titles

Jordan Spieth spoke to the media on Tuesday ahead of the tournament (WFSB) Jordan Spieth spoke to the media on Tuesday ahead of the tournament (WFSB)
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He may be the fifth-ranked golfer in the world, but Jordan Spieth is aiming for a first place finish at the Travelers Championship.

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Crews battling a 2-alarm fire in Moosup

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Crews in Moosup are battling a two-alarm fire at a home. 

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'Operation Shower' honors 40 military moms at Travelers Championship

Rosie Pope talks to a crowd at Birdies and Bogeys, a military baby shower, about her experience as a mom and entrepreneur! (WFSB) Rosie Pope talks to a crowd at Birdies and Bogeys, a military baby shower, about her experience as a mom and entrepreneur! (WFSB)
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The Travelers Championship is teeing off this week in Cromwell.

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Wilcox Tech graduation set-up vandalized ahead of ceremony

Graduation at Wilcox is set for 6:30pm Tuesday (WFSB) Graduation at Wilcox is set for 6:30pm Tuesday (WFSB)
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Students at Wilcox Technical High School got an unpleasant surprise on Tuesday morning to find the graduation set-up having been vandalized.

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After 75-plus years, volunteer fire dept. stops serving CT town

Morris Volunteer Fire Dept. (Morris Volunteer Fire Department Facebook page) Morris Volunteer Fire Dept. (Morris Volunteer Fire Department Facebook page)
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After serving its town for more than 75 years, a local volunteer fire department has ceased operations.

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Mystic baker named 'best in America'

Adam Young, of Sift Bake Shop, holds the title of ‘Best Baker in America’ (WFSB) Adam Young, of Sift Bake Shop, holds the title of ‘Best Baker in America’ (WFSB)
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A hearty congratulations is in order to a Mystic baker, who was named the best in the country.

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Deputies search for suspects in rapper XXXTentacion slaying

(Photo by Miami Dade County Corrections via Getty Images) (Photo by Miami Dade County Corrections via Getty Images)

Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known as XXXTentacion, was killed while shopping for motorcycles in Miami, according to police. 

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Mystery heroin leads to concerning overdoses in Waterbury Video included

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A number of overdoses in Waterbury over the last three days appear to be linked to a particular kind of heroin, according to police.

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120 Nassar victims urge Michigan State board to fire school president

Michigan State University's interim president John Engler speaks with reporters after appearing at a legislative hearing, Thursday, March 15, 2018, in Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/David Eggert) Michigan State University's interim president John Engler speaks with reporters after appearing at a legislative hearing, Thursday, March 15, 2018, in Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/David Eggert)
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The women and girls issued a statement Tuesday, days before the board of trustees' next meeting.

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Meeting on East Windsor casino proposal set for tonight

The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes released new renderings of the East Windsor Casino (MMCT) The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes released new renderings of the East Windsor Casino (MMCT)
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A special meeting will be held on Tuesday evening regarding the proposed casino in East Windsor.

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People's United acquires Farmington Bank in $544M deal

Farmington Bank has been acquired by People's United Bank (WFSB) Farmington Bank has been acquired by People's United Bank (WFSB)

People's United Bank has agreed to acquire the holding company for Farmington Bank in a 100 percent stock transaction valued at about $544 million.

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Arrest made in connection with Shelton crash that killed teen, pregnant woman

Abdulaziz Yuldoshev was arrested in connection with a deadly Shelton crash from back in April. (Shelton police) Abdulaziz Yuldoshev was arrested in connection with a deadly Shelton crash from back in April. (Shelton police)
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A 19-year-old Hamden man was arrested in connection with a crash that killed two people, including a pregnant woman.

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Worst states for summer road trips: Where CT ranks

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Since consumer demand for gas hit an all-time high earlier this month and gas prices continue to creep upward, a personal finance website released its list of the best and worst states for summer road trips.

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Chadwick Boseman gives his MTV award to Waffle House hero

Actor Chadwick Boseman (L), winner of the Best Hero award for 'Black Panther,' presents his trophy to James Shaw Jr. onstage during the 2018 MTV Movie And TV Awards. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Actor Chadwick Boseman (L), winner of the Best Hero award for 'Black Panther,' presents his trophy to James Shaw Jr. onstage during the 2018 MTV Movie And TV Awards. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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 "Black Panther" star Chadwick Boseman gave his award for playing a superhero to a real hero. 

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Man suspected of starting 30 fires in New Haven arrested

Robert DiNuzzo is accused of setting 30 fires around the New Haven green since April, police said. (New Haven police) Robert DiNuzzo is accused of setting 30 fires around the New Haven green since April, police said. (New Haven police)
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Police in New Haven believe they arrested a serial arsonist.

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Toddler climbs locked pool ladder in viral video; parents warning others

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A family in Massachusetts captured the viral moment their toddler climbed a gate that is supposed to stop children from getting into a pool.

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Dunkin' Donuts sign asks customers to report employees who don't speak English

The Dunkin' Donuts on 41st Street in Baltimore is causing backlash after a sign was posted asking customers to report employees who didn't speak English. (Google Maps) The Dunkin' Donuts on 41st Street in Baltimore is causing backlash after a sign was posted asking customers to report employees who didn't speak English. (Google Maps)
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A sign on display inside a Dunkin' Donuts store in Baltimore is causing backlash for the company.

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Emergency room doctor suspended after mocking patient with anxiety

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A Northern California emergency room doctor has been suspended after cursing and mocking a man who said he had an anxiety attack. 

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German shepherd delay, dog tries a cartwheel, cat harassed, hide and seek with a dog

German shepherd delay, a dog tries a cartwheel, a cat is harassed and hide and seek with a dog. Those are the stories trending on June 19.

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Goodwill officials believe mulch ignited, destroyed 4 of its vans Video included

Four Goodwill vans were destroyed by a fire in North Haven. (WFSB) Four Goodwill vans were destroyed by a fire in North Haven. (WFSB)
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An investigation into what caused four Goodwill vans to catch fire in North Haven continued on Tuesday.

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Travelers announces pairings for celebrity pro-am

The Travelers Championship announced its 2018 field for its Celebrity Pro-Am on June 20. (TravelersChampionship.com) The Travelers Championship announced its 2018 field for its Celebrity Pro-Am on June 20. (TravelersChampionship.com)
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The Travelers Championship announced its pairings for Wednesday's celebrity pro-am.

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78 people sick from parasite outbreak linked to Del Monte veggie trays

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Del Monte is recalling several batches of fresh-cut vegetable trays in the wake of a multi-state parasite outbreak.

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    Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:00:59 GMT
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  • 5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    5 charged in 'smuggling scheme' after fatal crash in Texas

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:36:55 GMT
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    Five people have been charged in a "smuggling scheme" following the fatal crash of an SUV that was fleeing Border Patrol agents and sheriff's deputies in South Texas, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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    Five people have been charged in a "smuggling scheme" following the fatal crash of an SUV that was fleeing Border Patrol agents and sheriff's deputies in South Texas, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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  • Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

    Fox News Channel faces backlash from Hollywood creators

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:19:26 GMT
    FILE - In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016, file photo, conservative political commentator Laura Ingraham speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)FILE - In this Wednesday, July 20, 2016, file photo, conservative political commentator Laura Ingraham speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
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    Seth MacFarlane, creator of Fox's "Family Guy," donated $2.5 million this week to National Public Radio and Southern California Public Radio's newsgathering efforts.

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    Seth MacFarlane, creator of Fox's "Family Guy," donated $2.5 million this week to National Public Radio and Southern California Public Radio's newsgathering efforts.

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  • The Latest: Trump taunts SC Rep. Sanford in GOP meeting

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  • Disney names new Animation, Pixar chiefs post-Lasseter

    Disney names new Animation, Pixar chiefs post-Lasseter

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    Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn says Tuesday that Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter the successors to John Lasseter.More >
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    Parkland siblings detail #NeverAgain inception in new book

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-06-19 22:51:32 GMT
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