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Holiday weekend arrives with heat, humidity and unhealthy ozone Video included

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The first half of the Memorial Day holiday weekend will be hot and then humid, but things will eventually turn cool and potentially wet.

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From hot and humid to cool and damp over the holiday weekend!

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The unofficial start of the summer season is almost here!

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Memorial Day parades being held throughout weekend

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Parades are being held around the state this weekend to commemorate Memorial Day.

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Handcuffed Weinstein faces rape charge in #MeToo reckoning

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Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York City early Friday following a seven-month investigation into sexual assault allegations. More>>

Student attends prom despite painful autoimmune disease

Student attends prom despite painful autoimmune disease (WFSB) Student attends prom despite painful autoimmune disease (WFSB)
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Prom night is one of the biggest milestones of one’s high school career, and for one student, it was not to be missed.

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Student says science teacher threw basketball at Indiana school shooter to stop him

Jason Seaman is being called a hero after he charged the student who fired gunshots into a classroom. (SUIC Athletics Twitter) Jason Seaman is being called a hero after he charged the student who fired gunshots into a classroom. (SUIC Athletics Twitter)
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A male student opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school Friday morning, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody, authorities said.

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Little league concession stand closed after vandalism

A Jewett City little league concession stand is closed after a recent break in (WFSB) A Jewett City little league concession stand is closed after a recent break in (WFSB)
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A vandal strikes again! Someone targeted a little league concession stand in Jewett City and this is now the third time in a couple years. 

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UConn nurse discusses best ways to survive allergy season

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The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and the flowers and trees are blooming. 

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Local military members become United States citizens

Local military members became US citizens during a ceremony in New London (WFSB) Local military members became US citizens during a ceremony in New London (WFSB)
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This is a special weekend for several members of the military and their families in the state. 

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Police deem bomb threat at Fairfield Warde High School not credible

Fairfield police. (WFSB photo) Fairfield police. (WFSB photo)
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Fairfield Police are conducting an investigation at Fairfield Warde High School.

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Southington road closed after van crashes into tree

A van hit a tree on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike Friday afternoon (WFSB) A van hit a tree on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike Friday afternoon (WFSB)
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Part of a road in Southington is closed after a van hit a tree.

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New Britain principal resigns amid investigation

New Britain High School (WFSB) New Britain High School (WFSB)
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A New Britain principal resigned from the school district earlier this week amid allegations.

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Baby suffers non-survivable injuries; Hartford couple arrested

Edwin Babilonia and Ashley Perez face charges after their baby suffered what police called "unrecoverable injuries." (Hartford police) Edwin Babilonia and Ashley Perez face charges after their baby suffered what police called "unrecoverable injuries." (Hartford police)
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A 6-week-old baby suffered what's being described as non-survivable injuries at the hands of a couple, according to police.

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Rollover crash causes heavy delays on Route 9 in New Britain

A crash has caused heavy delays on Route 9 north in New Britain (WFSB) A crash has caused heavy delays on Route 9 north in New Britain (WFSB)
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A rollover crash on Route 9 north in New Britain has been causing heavy delays in the area.

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Equipment issue causes power outage for hundreds in East Windsor, Ellington

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Hundreds of people in Ellington, East Windsor, South Windsor, and Vernon are without power due to an equipment issue.

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Bethany farm prepares for annual farm stand after barn destroyed by storms

A barn built in the 1800s was taken down by the strong storms (WFSB) A barn built in the 1800s was taken down by the strong storms (WFSB)
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A Bethany farm rocked from last Tuesday’s tornado is making sure a yearly tradition goes on, all while continuing to clean up. 

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Gov. Malloy launches program to help veterans become teachers

Governor Malloy launches a new program to help veterans become teachers (WFSB) Governor Malloy launches a new program to help veterans become teachers (WFSB)
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From the front line, to head of the class. 

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15 people hurt in bomb explosion at restaurant in Canada

Bombay Behl Indian restaurant in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (Google Maps) Bombay Behl Indian restaurant in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (Google Maps)
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Investigators were seeking two suspects Friday after an explosion caused by a homemade bomb ripped through an Indian restaurant at a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people, Canadian police said.

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Amber Alert issued for abducted child in New York

Police say Owen Hidalgo-Calderon could be with Ebavardo Gutierrez Reyes (New York police) Police say Owen Hidalgo-Calderon could be with Ebavardo Gutierrez Reyes (New York police)
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Police in New York requested the public's help to find a 14-month-old child whose mother's body was found in a bag in some woods.

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Hartford officer stabbed in the neck released from hospital Video included

Officers lined up at Hartford Hospital to escort Officer Jill Kidik, who was released after being stabbed in the neck last week. (WFSB) Officers lined up at Hartford Hospital to escort Officer Jill Kidik, who was released after being stabbed in the neck last week. (WFSB)
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A Hartford police officer who was stabbed in the neck by an evicted suspect was released from the hospital on Friday, another officer at the hospital confirmed to Channel 3.

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Wesleyan Univ. revokes Bill Cosby's honorary degree

Bill Cosby (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Bill Cosby (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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On Friday, Wesleyan University’s Board of Trustees voted to revoke Bill Cosby’s honorary degree.

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Indiana student asked to be excused, returned with 2 handguns and fired

Noble West Middle School (WRTV via CNN) Noble West Middle School (WRTV via CNN)
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Authorities say two victims in a shooting at a suburban Indianapolis middle school are being taken to a hospital and the lone suspect is in custody.

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Enfield father accused of assaulting 4-month-old

William Clingensmith (Enfield Police) William Clingensmith (Enfield Police)
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An Enfield man is facing charges after police said he assaulted his 4-month-old baby.

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Hartford schools announce Teacher of the Year

Benjamin Carlson (middle) was announced as the 2018 Teacher of the Year (Hartford Public Schools) Benjamin Carlson (middle) was announced as the 2018 Teacher of the Year (Hartford Public Schools)
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There's one teacher in Hartford that stands out from all the rest. 

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Hamden police searching for robbery suspect, victim punched

Hamden Police are looking for this suspect who was involved in a robbery (Hamden PD) Hamden Police are looking for this suspect who was involved in a robbery (Hamden PD)
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Hamden Police are searching for a suspect accused of a street robbery on Tuesday. 

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Police identify man involved in Groton standoff Video included

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A 52-year-old man is in custody after he barricaded himself in a home on Friday morning.

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Kettletown State Park reopens today, 3 other parks closed Video included

Kettletown State Park. (WFSB) Kettletown State Park. (WFSB)
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State park officials have been working around the clock to clear the damage after last week's storm.

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Cat & dog are best friends, pup tackles obstacle course, woman spends time with senior dogs

A cat & a dog are best friends, a pup tackles an obstacle course and a woman makes sure senior dogs don't spend their final days alone. Those are the stories trending on May 25.

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15 injured after explosion at Canadian restaurant

Two suspects enter a glass doorway of the Bombay Bhel Indian restaurant, late Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Mississauga, suburb of Toronto, Canada. (Peel Regional Police) Two suspects enter a glass doorway of the Bombay Bhel Indian restaurant, late Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Mississauga, suburb of Toronto, Canada. (Peel Regional Police)
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An explosion caused by an "improvised explosive device" ripped through an Indian restaurant in a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people.

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Police: 1-year-old dies after father left her in hot truck ‘all day’

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Officials say they are not filing charges at this time against the parents whose newly adopted child died in a hot car in East Nashville on Wednesday. 

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Planes, trains, automobiles: Travelers to have plenty of company this weekend Video included

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Those planning to travel this Memorial Day weekend will have plenty of company on the roads and in the air.

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