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Bear destroys car in Canton after getting stuck inside Video included

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A vandal destroyed a woman’s car in Canton. 

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Technical Discussion

Showers and briefly cooler today, brighter/warmer tomorrow!

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Showers and possibly a thunderstorm can be expected today and this evening.

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POLL

Should students go to school on Memorial Day to make up for storm days?

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The state recently told time-strapped districts to have school on Memorial Day to make up for the days lost following last week's storm. Should that happen? Vote in our poll.

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Malloy working on possible sports betting legislation

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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he's already reached out to Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes to discuss the ramifications of possibly legalizing sports betting.

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Derby police seek information on chase that led men into library Video included

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A chase involving two men led into the Derby Public Library on Monday.

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Police swarm city street in Florida in apparent shootout

According to the Bay County Sheriff's Office, authorities responded to the scene of an active shooting at an apartment complex in Panama City, Florida on May 22. (Eryn Dion/Panama) According to the Bay County Sheriff's Office, authorities responded to the scene of an active shooting at an apartment complex in Panama City, Florida on May 22. (Eryn Dion/Panama)
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Multiple law enforcement agencies have surrounded a Panama City, Florida, apartment building where an active shooter is barricaded inside.

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Southbury holding a special meeting to discuss storm damage

Storm damage on Bullet Hill Road in Southbury (WFSB) Storm damage on Bullet Hill Road in Southbury (WFSB)
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The cleanup continues after three EF1 tornadoes, a macroburst and a microburst hit Connecticut one week ago. 

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Watch out for 'storm chaser' scams

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Consumer protection officials warned victims of last week's storm about potential scammers.

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CT State Board of Education holding special meeting about Path Academy charter

Path Academy (windhampathacademy.org) Path Academy (windhampathacademy.org)
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The Connecticut State Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Wednesday to discuss revoking the charter of Path Academy. 

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Trump suggests summit with North Korea's Kim could be delayed

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 President Donald Trump says the planned Singapore summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un "may not work out for June 12" and is suggesting it could be delayed.

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Wolcott Police make arrest in car break-ins

Kimani Swain was arrested by Wolcott Police after car break-ins (Wolcott PD) Kimani Swain was arrested by Wolcott Police after car break-ins (Wolcott PD)
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Wolcott Police arrested a man in connection to car break-ins in the town.

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A germ-free childhood could trigger leukemia, scientist suggests

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Germ-free childhoods followed by infections later in life can trigger the onset of childhood leukemia, a new study suggests. 

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Gov. Malloy signs pay equity bill Video included

Gov. Malloy signs the pay equity bill to help women (WFSB) Gov. Malloy signs the pay equity bill to help women (WFSB)
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Governor Dannel P. Malloy has signed the pay equality bill into law within the last hour. 

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More New Englanders expected to travel Memorial Day weekend Video included

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Many drivers are counting down until Memorial Day and AAA said almost 2 million New Englanders will be going away this year.

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EARLY WARNING WEATHER

Thunder may accompany showers later today Video included

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Showers moved into the state on Tuesday and will stick around for the afternoon and evening.

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Teen charged with first-degree murder in Maryland officer's death

This photo made available by the Baltimore County Police and Fire Department Tuesday, May 22, 2018, shows Dawnta Anthony Harris. This photo made available by the Baltimore County Police and Fire Department Tuesday, May 22, 2018, shows Dawnta Anthony Harris.
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A 16-year-old boy has been arrested after the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three other suspects are still being sought.

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Mom upset after grocery store censors son's graduation cake

Cake censored by Publix (Source: Cara Koscinski) Cake censored by Publix (Source: Cara Koscinski)
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A South Carolina mom said an innocent phrase in Latin was turned into an embarrassing graduation cake. 

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14-hour Southbury standoff suspect identified by state police

Joseph Michael Stotz was arrested after a 14-hour standoff with troopers and police in Southbury on Monday. (State police) Joseph Michael Stotz was arrested after a 14-hour standoff with troopers and police in Southbury on Monday. (State police)
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A Southbury man was arrested on assault and other charges following a standoff in the town that began during the early morning hours of Monday.

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State urges schools to have class on Memorial Day to make up for storm days Video included

Power crews continue to work to restore service a week after tornadoes touched down. (WFSB) Power crews continue to work to restore service a week after tornadoes touched down. (WFSB)
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A week after devastating tornadoes touched down, schools in Oxford, Brookfield and New Fairfield remained closed on Tuesday.

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Frontier: Internet service expected to be completely restored by later today

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Many Frontier customers in Connecticut woke up without any internet or television service in their homes and businesses.

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TRENDING NOW

Soccer hit, phone confuses a woman, balancing a dog, pooch misjudges a couch jump

A soccer hit during a LA Galaxy match, turning off the front phone camera, balancing a dog and misjudging a couch jump. Those are the stories trending on May 22.

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After his son died in crash, dad takes girlfriend to prom

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A Pennsylvania man has stepped in after his son died a month before senior prom.

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Army reserve veteran drowns after saving fiancée’s 6-year-old daughter

Brandyn Mitchell (Facebook, Angelia Herrera) Brandyn Mitchell (Facebook, Angelia Herrera)
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An Army reserve veteran drowned while saving his fiancée’s 6-year-old daughter at Lake Ray Roberts, 10 miles north of Denton, Texas.

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I-TEAM

Investigation reveals who made DUI arrests, what people were drinking and who served them Video included

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The I-Team obtained thousands of DUI records to see who made the arrests, what the people were drinking and who served them those drinks before they hit the road.

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Parents take 30-year-old son to court after he refuses to move out their house

A couple in Camillus, New York is taking their 30-year-old son to court to force him to move out. (WTSM via CNN) A couple in Camillus, New York is taking their 30-year-old son to court to force him to move out. (WTSM via CNN)
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A New York couple is fed up because their 30-year-old son won’t leave their home. 

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  • Man arrested after telling playground where babies come from

    Man arrested after telling playground where babies come from

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:40:02 GMT
    Otis Dawayne Ryan, 30, is accused of yelling a vulgar explanation of where babies come while on top of playground equipment in Florida (Clearwater Police Department)Otis Dawayne Ryan, 30, is accused of yelling a vulgar explanation of where babies come while on top of playground equipment in Florida (Clearwater Police Department)
    Otis Dawayne Ryan, 30, is accused of yelling a vulgar explanation of where babies come while on top of playground equipment in Florida (Clearwater Police Department)Otis Dawayne Ryan, 30, is accused of yelling a vulgar explanation of where babies come while on top of playground equipment in Florida (Clearwater Police Department)

    Authorities say a Florida man climbed on top of playground equipment and yelled a vulgar explanation of where babies come from as the children played. 

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    Authorities say a Florida man climbed on top of playground equipment and yelled a vulgar explanation of where babies come from as the children played. 

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  • Records: Teen suspect said he 'drove at' Maryland officer

    Records: Teen suspect said he 'drove at' Maryland officer

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:43 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:43:29 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:34:09 GMT
    A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer. (Source: Baltimore County Police/CNN)A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer. (Source: Baltimore County Police/CNN)

    The officer, who wasn't immediately identified, was run over by a Jeep and fatally injured, authorities say.

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    The officer, who wasn't immediately identified, was run over by a Jeep and fatally injured, authorities say.

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  • Bear destroys car after getting stuck inside

    Bear destroys car after getting stuck inside

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:26:36 GMT
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    A vandal destroyed a woman’s car in Connecticut and the suspect is about five feet tall, 240 pounds, and he’s a bear. 

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    A vandal destroyed a woman’s car in Connecticut and the suspect is about five feet tall, 240 pounds, and he’s a bear. 

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  • Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

    Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:06:48 GMT
    Multiple people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, two law enforcement sources told CNN.  (Stuart Villanueva/The Galveston County Daily News Via AP)Multiple people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, two law enforcement sources told CNN. (Stuart Villanueva/The Galveston County Daily News Via AP)

    Ten people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, law enforcement officials said.

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    Ten people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, law enforcement officials said.

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  • Here's everything we know about Texas school shooting suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis

    Here's everything we know about Texas school shooting suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:54:38 GMT
    Officials took Dimitrios Pagourtzis into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified him as the suspect in the deadly school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, near Houston. (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP)Officials took Dimitrios Pagourtzis into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified him as the suspect in the deadly school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, near Houston. (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP)

    Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, is suspected of being the shooter at a Texas high school, federal law enforcement officials tell CNN. The information was confirmed to the Houston Chronicle by the Galveston County Sherriff's Office.

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    Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, is suspected of being the shooter at a Texas high school, federal law enforcement officials tell CNN. The information was confirmed to the Houston Chronicle by the Galveston County Sherriff's Office.

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  • Pastor allegedly sexually assaulted unconscious parishioner, called it ‘deliverance'

    Pastor allegedly sexually assaulted unconscious parishioner, called it ‘deliverance'

    Friday, May 11 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-05-11 20:50:29 GMT
    Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)
    Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)

    A pastor in Minneapolis is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a spiritual guidance session he called “deliverance."

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    A pastor in Minneapolis is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a spiritual guidance session he called “deliverance."

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