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Investigation underway into allegations of market abuse by Eversource, Avangrid

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An investigation being conducted by PURA (Public Utilities Regulatory Authority) is looking into allegations of market power abuse by Eversource and Avangrid.

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A gorgeous stretch of weather with temperatures trending higher!

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It was a cold, frosty morning in many parts of the state with early morning temperatures 20s and 30s.

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Slideshow: The 50 best places to live in America, ranked

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Check out the 50 best places to live in America, ranked based on an index of dozens of socioeconomic indicators. Is your city one of them?

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Efforts are underway to save Winterfest in Hartford

Hartford Winterfest (WFSB) Hartford Winterfest (WFSB)
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Winterfest Hartford has become a family favorite event for the holidays.

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Tractor trailer fire causes delays on part of I-95 north in Waterford

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A tractor trailer fire is causing delays on part of I-95 north in Waterford.

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Willimantic officer taken to hospital following crash

A Willimantic police cruiser was involved in a crash on Tuesday (WFSB) A Willimantic police cruiser was involved in a crash on Tuesday (WFSB)
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A Willimantic police officer was taken to the hospital after being involved in a crash on Tuesday.

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Community rallies around Branford family in need

Seth Plourde is a bouncing baby boy but he's had some medical issues since he was born (WFSB) Seth Plourde is a bouncing baby boy but he's had some medical issues since he was born (WFSB)
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He's a baby from Branford with a big heart, but this little fighter has been through so much in just 8 months, including three surgeries.

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Day 109: Gov. says GOP plan for pensions is illegal Video included

Gov. Dannel Malloy released his fourth full budget proposal on Monday. (WFSB) Gov. Dannel Malloy released his fourth full budget proposal on Monday. (WFSB)
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Negotiations between Democrats and Republicans ran late into the night on Monday and picked up again on Tuesday morning.

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50 new U.S. citizens take oath of allegiance Tuesday

50 new U.S. citizens took the oath of allegiance on Tuesday (WFSB) 50 new U.S. citizens took the oath of allegiance on Tuesday (WFSB)
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Tuesday was a proud day for 50 new U.S. citizens, all hailing from 22 different nations as they took an oath of allegiance.

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Bristol City Council censures mayor over sexual harassment allegations

Bristol Mayor Ken Cockayne during a previous interview with Channel 3 (WFSB) Bristol Mayor Ken Cockayne during a previous interview with Channel 3 (WFSB)
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Bristol's mayor is under scrutiny. After a special closed-door meeting, the City Council imposed the highest punishment it can on the mayor for the second time in two terms.

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'Giving Garden' is neighbors helping neighbors in Mystic

The Giving Garden in Mystic helps thousands of neighbors each year. (WFSB) The Giving Garden in Mystic helps thousands of neighbors each year. (WFSB)
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A garden called the "Giving Garden" in Mystic is a mission by neighbors to help other neighbors.

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2 suspected in Pennsylvania bank heist while dressed as nuns

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Two women dressed as nuns tried to rob a bank in Pennsylvania Monday.

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Hawaii judge blocks Trump's latest travel ban

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A judge in Hawaii has blocked the latest version of the Trump administration travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect.

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New Britain police make murder-for-hire arrest

Talal Qatabi was arrested for trying to hire someone to commit a murder, according to New Britain police. (New Britain police) Talal Qatabi was arrested for trying to hire someone to commit a murder, according to New Britain police. (New Britain police)
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Detectives in New Britain said they arrested a man who tried to hire someone to commit a murder.

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Mosquitoes in 2 CT towns test positive for EEE

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On Tuesday, the State Mosquito Management Program said mosquitoes in two Connecticut communities tested positive for eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus.

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Hillary Clinton to sign books in Connecticut

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Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will be making her way to Middletown for a book signing.

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Chilly temps warm into the 50s for many towns Video included

Frost photographed in Litchfield. (Dave Luzi/iWitness photo) Frost photographed in Litchfield. (Dave Luzi/iWitness photo)
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After a chilly morning, temperatures have warmed into the 50s in many towns.

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Connecticut among the most energy efficient in the country

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Connecticut has been ranked as one of the most energy efficient states in the country.

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325-pound woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her

This Oct. 14, 2017 photo made available by the Escambia County Sheriff's Office, Fla., shows Veronica Green Posey under arrest. This Oct. 14, 2017 photo made available by the Escambia County Sheriff's Office, Fla., shows Veronica Green Posey under arrest.
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Florida woman is charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. Veronica Green Posey, 64, was arrested and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child.

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Cigna employees package thousands of meals for Puerto Rico Video included

Cigna employees in Bloomfield worked to package meals for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. (WFSB) Cigna employees in Bloomfield worked to package meals for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. (WFSB)
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Cigna employees in Bloomfield planned to work late into the afternoon hours of Tuesday to package thousands of meals for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.

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USPS releases 2017 holiday shipping deadlines

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The United States Postal Service has announced the 2017 holiday mailing and shipping deadlines for domestic, international and military services.

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Second arrest made in Hartford daytime gun battle

Edgardo Montanez was arrested following a gun battle in Hartford back in June. (Hartford police) Edgardo Montanez was arrested following a gun battle in Hartford back in June. (Hartford police)
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The second of two arrests following a daytime summer gunfight in Hartford was made on Monday.

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Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge's due date announced

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child in April, the palace announced on Tuesday. (MGN) The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child in April, the palace announced on Tuesday. (MGN)
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Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine have revealed that their third child is due in April next year.

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Freon leak briefly evacuates Wethersfield High School

Wethersfield High School was evacuated on Tuesday morning because of a freon leak. (WFSB) Wethersfield High School was evacuated on Tuesday morning because of a freon leak. (WFSB)
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Wethersfield High School was evacuated on Tuesday morning.

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Mismatched plate, vehicle combo leads to pursuit, arrest

Cornelius Coney faces a list of charges, including misusing plates and engaging police in a pursuit in Waterbury.  (State police) Cornelius Coney faces a list of charges, including misusing plates and engaging police in a pursuit in Waterbury. (State police)
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Calls about a dark-colored Audi prompted state police to scope out a suspect in Waterbury. It led to the arrest of Cornelius Coney, 29 on motor vehicle and drug charges.

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15-year-old charged with reckless driving following Tolland wreck

Two teens were hospitalized following a crash on Shenipsit Lake Road in Tolland on Tuesday morning. (@TollandAlert) Two teens were hospitalized following a crash on Shenipsit Lake Road in Tolland on Tuesday morning. (@TollandAlert)
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Two patients had to be brought to a children's hospital after a crash in Tolland overnight.

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Suffield police mourn passing of beloved K9

K9 Officer Peter Osowiecki and Z. (Suffield police) K9 Officer Peter Osowiecki and Z. (Suffield police)
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The Suffield Police Department said a K9 that has served it for nearly 10 years has passed away.

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Passengers told not to sing national anthem on flight with fallen soldier

s a fallen soldier's body returned to Georgia through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, passengers on the plane wanted to sing the national anthem as a tribute.  (WGCL) s a fallen soldier's body returned to Georgia through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, passengers on the plane wanted to sing the national anthem as a tribute. (WGCL)
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As a fallen soldier's body returned to Georgia through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, passengers on the plane wanted to sing the national anthem as a tribute. But the flight attendant told them not to.

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Pumpkin Geek, Bun Bun loves the leaves, kitten snuggles with a chick, sheep play

The Pumpkin Geek's carving masterpieces, Bun Bun the bunny love leaves, a kitten snuggles with a chick and sheep play follow the leader. Those are the stories trending on Oct. 17.

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UConn preseason pick to win American conference

Geno Auriemma, UConn women's basketball head coach. (NCAA photo) Geno Auriemma, UConn women's basketball head coach. (NCAA photo)
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UConn is the unanimous choice to win the American Athletic Conference.

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TRAFFIC ALERT

Construction equipment problem closes Route 6 in Terryville

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A piece of construction equipment broke down early Tuesday and closed a section of Rt. 6 in the Terryville section of Plymouth.

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Major revitalization project to break ground in New Britain today Video included

Columbus Boulevard in New Britain will become Columbus Commons as part of a revitalization project. (WFSB file) Columbus Boulevard in New Britain will become Columbus Commons as part of a revitalization project. (WFSB file)
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A new revitalization project in a section of New Britain promises to bring restaurants, shops and apartments.

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Toddler's kidney transplant on hold because father violated probation

A mother says an Atlanta hospital is unfairly endangering her 2-year-old son because of his father's mistakes. (WGCL) A mother says an Atlanta hospital is unfairly endangering her 2-year-old son because of his father's mistakes. (WGCL)
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A mother says an Atlanta hospital is unfairly endangering her 2-year-old son because of his father's mistakes. 

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Roofers set hammers aside to stand for national anthem in viral photo

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As the Waterville, Maine, High School football players took the field on Saturday and everyone in the stands rose for the National Anthem, a buzz went through the crowd. 

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Women ID as assault, harassment victims with 'me too' tweets

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Thousands of women respond to actress Alyssa Milano's call to tweet "me too" in order to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault amid allegations of sexual misconduct by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. More>>

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