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Wanda Tirado, a teacher in Waterbury, was killed in a boating crash Tuesday (WFSB/Facebook) Wanda Tirado, a teacher in Waterbury, was killed in a boating crash Tuesday (WFSB/Facebook)

Waterbury teacher killed in New Fairfield boating crash

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A Waterbury teacher died after being injured in a hit-and-run boating crash in New Fairfield on Tuesday.

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Technical Discussion

Rain is on the way for tonight, but it won't last long!

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Overall, a pretty nice day!  It was cloudy at times, but there was also a decent amount of sunshine.

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PHOTOS
We're going inside the Travelers Championship! (WFSB) We're going inside the Travelers Championship! (WFSB)

Check out photos taken all week long, inside the Travelers Championship at the TPC River Highlands in Cromwell.

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Bristol police arrest man for stabbing, domestic assault

(WFSB file photo) (WFSB file photo)
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Bristol police arrested a Waterbury man in connection to a domestic assault and stabbing investigation. 

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Local undocumented sisters react to president's executive order

Twin sisters who are undocumented react to Trump's executive order (WFSB) Twin sisters who are undocumented react to Trump's executive order (WFSB)
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Two undocumented sisters from Connecticut call Wednesday’s executive order a positive step, but they worry more about the conditions that made it necessary in the first place. 

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New Haven man arrested for stabbing, victim in critical condition

Herman Keen was arrested for a stabbing in New Haven (New Haven PD) Herman Keen was arrested for a stabbing in New Haven (New Haven PD)
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A New Haven man was arrested on Tuesday for a stabbing over the weekend. 

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Route 70 in Cheshire reopened after motorcycle crash

Cheshire Police Dept. (WFSB file photo) Cheshire Police Dept. (WFSB file photo)
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Route 70 (South Meriden Road) has reopened in Cheshire due to a crash involving a motorcycle. 

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East Windsor Deputy Selectman arrested for assaulting elderly man

Steve Dearborn, the Deputy Selectman for East Windsor, was arrested for assault (East Windsor PD) Steve Dearborn, the Deputy Selectman for East Windsor, was arrested for assault (East Windsor PD)
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East Windsor police arrested a town employee for allegedly assaulting an elderly man. 

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New Britain High School appoints new principal, former principal resigned

Damon Pearce was appointed the new principal at New Britain High School (New Britain Schools) Damon Pearce was appointed the new principal at New Britain High School (New Britain Schools)
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New Britain High School has appointed a new principal after the former principal resigned amid allegations. 

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Investigation into Kevin Ollie reveals some players participated in impermissible workouts

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An investigation revealed that former UConn men’s head basketball coach, Kevin Ollie, violated NCAA rules, which lead to his firing. 

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Immigrant children, activists rally as president signs executive order

An immigration rally was held on New Haven on Tuesday (WFSB) An immigration rally was held on New Haven on Tuesday (WFSB)
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On the same day President Donald Trump signed an executive order to keep immigrant families together, youth migrants and local activists held a rally in New Haven.

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EXCLUSIVE

Portland quarry plans expansion, neighbors concerned over explosives

Site of the Portland quarry (WFSB) Site of the Portland quarry (WFSB)
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An ancient quarry in Portland, that’s stored explosives for generations, is now planning to expand and adding silos.   

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After 4,000 episodes, Jerry Springer's show comes to a halt

(The Jerry Springer Show via AP) (The Jerry Springer Show via AP)
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Somehow it doesn't seem right for Jerry Springer to exit quietly. 

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New and improved features spotted at Travelers Championship

There are new and improved areas at the TPC River Highlands this year (WFSB) There are new and improved areas at the TPC River Highlands this year (WFSB)
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If you plan to hit the golf course for the Travelers Championship this week, expect to see some new and improved areas.

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Man accused of killing wife, daughter in 1995 now facing charges in CT

Robert Honsch is guilty of killing his wife, and now faces a murder charge in his daughter's death (WSHM file/New Britain PD) Robert Honsch is guilty of killing his wife, and now faces a murder charge in his daughter's death (WSHM file/New Britain PD)
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A man accused of killing his daughter and wife in 1995 is now being charged with murder by New Britain police.

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Young girls approached by suspicious man near Bristol library

Two young girls were approached by a strange man outside Bristol Library on Tuesday (WFSB) Two young girls were approached by a strange man outside Bristol Library on Tuesday (WFSB)
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Parents in Bristol were notified Wednesday morning after a suspicious man approached two young girls at the Bristol Public Library.

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Dunkin' Donuts Park voted best minor league park in country

Dunkin' Donuts Park was voted the best minor league park in the country (WFSB) Dunkin' Donuts Park was voted the best minor league park in the country (WFSB)
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Another home run for Dunkin’ Donuts Park.

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TRAVELERS CHAMPIONSHIP

Pros, celebrities to face off for celebrity pro-am Video included

Ray Allen at the 2017 Travelers Championship celebrity pro-am. (WFSB file) Ray Allen at the 2017 Travelers Championship celebrity pro-am. (WFSB file)
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The Travelers Championship celebrity pro-am teed off on Wednesday morning from the TPC River Highlands in Cromwell.

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Trump reverses course, signs order to keep families together

Watched by Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen (L) and Vice President Mike Pence, US President Donald Trump holds an executive order on immigration which he just signed in the Oval Office of the White House on June 20, 2018 (MANDEL NGAN/Getty) Watched by Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen (L) and Vice President Mike Pence, US President Donald Trump holds an executive order on immigration which he just signed in the Oval Office of the White House on June 20, 2018 (MANDEL NGAN/Getty)
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President Donald Trump on Wednesday reversed his debunked argument that he had no authority to stop separations of undocumented immigrant families at the border, signing an executive order to keep parents and kids together.

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State Police identify man killed in crash on Route 9 in Cromwell Video included

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The driver of a tractor-trailer was killed in a crash on Route 9 in Cromwell on Wednesday. 

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Gov. signs bills climate change, energy bills

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Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed two bills into law related to climate change and renewable energy.

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Spieth, others try to bounce back after missing US Open cut

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)

A lot of PGA golfers are spending this week trying to get back some confidence after last week's U.S. Open.

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PD: 5 women arrested for assaulting woman, stealing purse

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Woodbridge police arrested five women after they assaulted a woman and stole her purse. 

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Casino mogul Felix Rappaport dies of heart disease

Felix Rappaport in a previous interview on Face the State (WFSB) Felix Rappaport in a previous interview on Face the State (WFSB)

Authorities say a Connecticut casino mogul has died of heart disease.

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Watch out for this poisonous caterpillar this summer

(Facebook / Andrea Pergola and  Rhododendrites via Wikimedia Commons) (Facebook / Andrea Pergola and Rhododendrites via Wikimedia Commons)
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This caterpillar's furry spines can sting your skin causing a terrible rash, nausea, and severe radiating pain -- and it lives in many parts of the United States.

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Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it as a winner Video included

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Trump sees his immigration policy as a winner with voters ahead of midterm elections in spite of controversy over separating children and parents.

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Windsor Locks man killed in motorcycle crash in Bolton

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Route 85 in Bolton has reopened after a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.

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Homeland Security drafts plan to end family separation

(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct DHS to keep families apprehended at the border together during detention.

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Ganim, Stemerman to appear on primary ballots for governor

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim (WFSB file photo) Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim (WFSB file photo)

Two more names will be on the ballot for governor when Connecticut voters turn out for the primaries in August.

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Students arrested in Wilcox Tech vandalism case

Wilcox Technical High School in Meriden. (WFSB) Wilcox Technical High School in Meriden. (WFSB)
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Five students were arrested in connection with the vandalism of a graduation set up at a technical high school in Meriden.

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12-year-old girl killed herself because of relentless bullying, lawsuit says

Mallory Grossman (Credit: The Grossman Family) Mallory Grossman (Credit: The Grossman Family)
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The parents of a young girl who committed suicide are now suing her school.

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Former Montville substitute teacher due in court for 'fight club' charges

Ryan Fish (CT State Police) Ryan Fish (CT State Police)
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A former substitute teacher in Montville who is accused of letting a "fight club" between students happen is scheduled to face a judge on Wednesday.

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Woman's mental health evaluated after barricade situation in Southington

SWAT team was at a home in Southington on Tuesday evening (WFSB) SWAT team was at a home in Southington on Tuesday evening (WFSB)
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The SWAT team responded to an incident at a home in Southington on Tuesday evening. 

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Manchester police identify one of the teens involved in stolen vehicle pursuit Video included

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Two teenagers were arrested after leading police on a chase that spanned three towns. 

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TRENDING NOW

Ketchup dispenser, dog caught swimming, hidden cat, over the top marriage proposal

A ketchup dispenser, a dog caught swimming, a cat hides from bath time and an over the top marriage proposal. Those are the stories trending on June 20.

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Billboard telling liberals to get out of Texas goes viral

(Source: Facebook/File Image) (Source: Facebook/File Image)
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A billboard telling liberals to leave the state of Texas is causing a stir.

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HOMETOWN SCRAMBLE

Father's Day themed puzzle

Viewer Diane Taylor once again does Scot's homework and provides a Father's Day puzzle for this week's Hometown Scramble.

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  • Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    Peter Fonda apologizes for 'vulgar' Barron Trump tweet

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-06-20 21:02:46 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:42:49 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018 file photo, Peter Fonda presents the Desert Palm achievement award at the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, Calif. Fonda has apologized for a l...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018 file photo, Peter Fonda presents the Desert Palm achievement award at the 29th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival in Palm Springs, Calif. Fonda has apologized for a l...
    Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms.More >
    Peter Fonda apologizes for Barron Trump tweet saying first son be ripped from mother's arms.More >
  • Eva Longoria gives birth to first child, a son

    Eva Longoria gives birth to first child, a son

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:21:48 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:22:31 GMT
    Eva Longoria is a mom for the first time after giving birth to a son.More >
    Eva Longoria is a mom for the first time after giving birth to a son.More >
  • After 4,000 episodes, a halt for Jerry Springer's show

    After 4,000 episodes, a halt for Jerry Springer's show

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:42:20 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:22:25 GMT
    (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2014 file photo, TV talk show host Jerry Springer attends the premiere of the Discovery Channel's "Klondike" in New York. After more than 4,000 episodes of "The Jerry Springer Show," s...(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2014 file photo, TV talk show host Jerry Springer attends the premiere of the Discovery Channel's "Klondike" in New York. After more than 4,000 episodes of "The Jerry Springer Show," s...
    Producers quietly announce the end of new episodes of Jerry Springer's raucous talk show, which once challenged Oprah Winfrey for daytime TV supremacy.More >
    Producers quietly announce the end of new episodes of Jerry Springer's raucous talk show, which once challenged Oprah Winfrey for daytime TV supremacy.More >
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  • Travelers Championship 2018

    Travelers Championship 2018

    Find out everything that you need to know about the Travelers Championship 2018. 

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    Find out everything that you need to know about the Travelers Championship 2018.

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