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Severe storms possible to end the week Video included

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The high heat on Thursday will turn into a stormy Friday. 

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Technical Discussion

Storm to severe storms possible tomorrow afternoon and evening!

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The temperature reached 90 degrees at Bradley International Airport this afternoon.

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Fair season 2018

Country fairs held around the state

The Brooklyn Fair in 2017 (WFSB file photo) The Brooklyn Fair in 2017 (WFSB file photo)
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Here's a list of upcoming fairs this fall.

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Springfield man indicted, family of woman found dead on property speaks out

Ernestie Ryans' body was found at a Springfield home and has ties to CT Ernestie Ryans' body was found at a Springfield home and has ties to CT
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Families are starting to get closure after a months-long mystery. 

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PD: 3 women ‘slashed’ during Hartford assault

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Three women were ‘slashed’ during an assault in Hartford on Thursday night. 

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Crews called to nearly 100 overdoses in New Haven in 36 hours Video included

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Since Tuesday night, at least 99 people in New Haven overdosed on what is believed to be the synthetic drug K2.

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DEVELOPING

Grand jury indicts Stewart Weldon on 52 charges

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A Hampden County grand jury has indicted Stewart Weldon on over four dozen charges.

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2-year-old dies after drowning in Bridgeport

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A 2-year-old has died after drowning in a pool in Bridgeport.

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Motorcyclist flown by Lifestar after crash in Torrington

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A motorcyclist was taken by Lifestar after a crash in Torrington on Thursday. 

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CT woman celebrates 105th birthday

Amelia Mele celebrated her 105th birthday today at the White Oaks Retirement Living Facility Center in Manchester. 

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Eversource teams up with Habitat for Humanity to build energy home

Eversource workers helped build a house on Thursday with Habitat for Humanity (WFSB) Eversource workers helped build a house on Thursday with Habitat for Humanity (WFSB)
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On Thursday, Eversource workers stepped out of the office to build a home.

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Mom pulled two children out of burning toy car

A toy car caught fire in North Andover, Mass. while two children were in it (Submitted) A toy car caught fire in North Andover, Mass. while two children were in it (Submitted)
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A fire consumed a child's toy electric vehicle, just moments before the two kids were in it.

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What is K2, Spice?

K2 is behind the overdoses in New Haven this week (WFSB file photo) K2 is behind the overdoses in New Haven this week (WFSB file photo)
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K2 is the drug being blamed for the staggering number of overdoses in New Haven.

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Emergency responders credited with saving New Haven overdose victims

Emergency crews were saving overdose victim's lives on the New Haven Green on Thursday morning. (WFSB) Emergency crews were saving overdose victim's lives on the New Haven Green on Thursday morning. (WFSB)
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Nearly 100 overdoses from a bad batch of the synthetic drug, K2, have been reported in and around the New Haven green. 

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I-95 south in West Haven reopens after RV fire

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According to eyewitness video, an RV caught fire on I-95 south in West Haven on Thursday afternoon.

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Connecticut lost 1,200 jobs in July, jobless rate unchanged

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Preliminary figures show Connecticut lost 1,200 net jobs in July, but a state labor official says job growth still remains strong.

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Study shows CT in top 10 of states with worst road conditions

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A study released on Wednesday shows the states with the worst road conditions.

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PD: Woman pepper sprayed clerk, robbed store

Hartford police are investigating a homicide that happened on Sunday. (WFSB) Hartford police are investigating a homicide that happened on Sunday. (WFSB)
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A woman pepper sprayed a clerk and then robbed the store in Hartford. 

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Campaign 2018

Independent candidate has hat in race for governor

Oz Griebel is an independent candidate for governor (WFSB) Oz Griebel is an independent candidate for governor (WFSB)
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The primary is over, and the results of Republican and Democratic races are in, but there is an independent candidate in the governor’s race. 

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Police identify motorcyclist killed in East Hampton crash Video included

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A deadly motorcycle crash in East Hampton involved a Portland police cruiser.

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About 300 without water due to main break in Simsbury

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Roughly 300 customers in West Simsbury are without water following a water main break Thursday afternoon.

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Bodies of pregnant Colorado woman, 2 daughters likely found

Authorities in Colorado are searching for a missing pregnant woman and her two young daughters. (KMGH, Family Photos) Authorities in Colorado are searching for a missing pregnant woman and her two young daughters. (KMGH, Family Photos)
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According to authorities, her husband said that their home has security cameras but they didn't capture her leaving.

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Dump truck rollover in Coventry closes roads, causes power outages

Dump truck rollover closes Coventry intersection (Matt O'Brien) Dump truck rollover closes Coventry intersection (Matt O'Brien)
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A dump truck rollover in Coventry has closed an intersection and is causing some power outages.

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'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin attends Keep a Child Alive’s 2014 Black Ball at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP) Aretha Franklin attends Keep a Child Alive’s 2014 Black Ball at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)
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Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think" and her signature song, "Respect," died Thursday at age 76.

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Player in Connecticut trafficking ring wants to plead guilty

Robert King. (Danbury police) Robert King. (Danbury police)
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A Connecticut man charged with recruiting young intellectually disabled and mentally ill men into a human trafficking ring and providing them to wealthy clients for sex has said he's willing to plead guilty.

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State police seek help after woman killed crossing 3 lanes of I-91 in Wallingford

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A woman has died after being hit by a car on I-91 northbound in Wallingford.

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Incoming Amazon to hold hiring event in Bristol on Friday

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One of the world’s biggest companies is coming to Bristol.  

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Man wanted for assaulting officer, trespassing arrested in Hartford

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A 57-year-old man wanted by police for assaulting an officer and trespassing was arrested on Wednesday.

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FDA recalls 2 thyroid medications due to impurity risk

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Certain batches of hypothyroid medications are being recalled.

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THROWBACK THURSDAY

A Little Caesars spaghetti commercial from 1993

Two pizzas, two spaghetti sides from Little Caesars. That's this week's Throwback Thursday from 1993.

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Glastonbury road reopens following deadly crash

A woman was killed in a single-car crash on Keeney Street in Glastonbury (WFSB) A woman was killed in a single-car crash on Keeney Street in Glastonbury (WFSB)
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A woman was killed in a crash that initially closed a road in Glastonbury on Wednesday night.

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Police find baby dead in backseat of car during traffic stop

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigations is trying to determine how a 10-month-old baby died after she was found in the back seat of a car that a man was driving. 

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Nearly $100K worth of ramen noodles stolen in Georgia, police say

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Police are trying to figure out who stole a semi-truck filled with ramen noodles.

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PD: Man suffers gunshot wounds while on New Haven porch

New Haven Police cordoned off the area near 222 Ferry Street following a shooting (WFSB) New Haven Police cordoned off the area near 222 Ferry Street following a shooting (WFSB)
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New Haven Police said a man was rushed to Yale-New Haven Hospital with life-threatening injuries after being shot multiple times on Thursday morning.

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Unsafe levels of a weed killer chemical found in some cereals, report finds

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Some types of oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars contain higher levels of a chemical found in the weed killer Roundup than what the Environmental Working Group considers safe, according to a report.

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  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Browns, Bryant meet as sides try to see if there's a future

    Browns, Bryant meet as sides try to see if there's a future

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:47:58 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:34:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File). FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2017, file photo, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) warms up before an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs, in Arlington, Texas. Dez Bryant has dropped in to meet the Browns....(AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File). FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2017, file photo, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) warms up before an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs, in Arlington, Texas. Dez Bryant has dropped in to meet the Browns....
    Dez Bryant meeting with Browns, who may sign former Pro Bowl wide receiver.More >
    Dez Bryant meeting with Browns, who may sign former Pro Bowl wide receiver.More >
  • Ugandan pop star, a government critic, faces military court

    Ugandan pop star, a government critic, faces military court

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:27:02 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:24 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:24:36 GMT
    Ugandan pop star, an outspoken government critic, to face military court after clashes.More >
    Ugandan pop star, an outspoken government critic, to face military court after clashes.More >
  • Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Recording: Omarosa offered $15,000 a month to be 'positive'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:31 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:14:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Television personality and former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman listens during an interview with The Associated Press, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in New York.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.More >
    Omarosa Manigault Newman has released another secret audio tape that she says proves President Donald Trump wanted to silence her after firing her from the White House.More >
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  • Something's Brewing

    Something's Brewing

    Check out as Channel 3 visits local breweries in Connecticut. 

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    Check out as Channel 3 visits local breweries in Connecticut. 

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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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