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Police have arrested Gloria Sanchez-Cerritos and Juan Sanchez-Cerritos on Monday (East Windsor Police) Police have arrested Gloria Sanchez-Cerritos and Juan Sanchez-Cerritos on Monday (East Windsor Police)

Mother, uncle arrested after baby left alone inside hot van

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Police in East Windsor say two people are in custody, accused of leaving a child unattended inside a van at Walmart on Monday.

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SOLAR ECLIPSE

Viewing of partial solar eclipse in CT ends Video included

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While Connecticut wasn't able to see all of it, parts of the country got to experience a total solar eclipse on Monday.

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Technical Discussion

Heat, high humidity and thunderstorms on the way!

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It's going to be a hazy hot and humid day.  There is a chance for t'storms today and tonight as well. Some could pack a punch. 

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Slideshow

Here are pictures from our viewers of the partial solar eclipse in Connecticut. 

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EARLY WARNING WEATHER

After a day of heat, showers and thunderstorms likely tonight Video included

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Tuesday will feature high heat and humidity with chances for showers and thunderstorms during the evening hours.

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Counselors available at Enfield High School in wake of former classmate's death Video included

Lailyn Soja was killed in a crash on Powder Hill Road early Monday morning. (WFSB) Lailyn Soja was killed in a crash on Powder Hill Road early Monday morning. (WFSB)
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Grief counselors will be on hand at Enfield High School to help those impacted by the death of a former classmate.

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State Trooper injured during motor vehicle stop

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A Connecticut State Police trooper was injured while conducting a motor vehicle stop on Tuesday morning. 

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Crews repairing water main break in West Hartford

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Metropolitan District Commission crews are making repairs after a water main broke early Tuesday morning on Crosshill Road. 

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33 people injured after train crash in Pennsylvania

In this Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, file photo, Market-Frankford line trains remain idle at a Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) station in Upper Darby, Pa. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma, File) In this Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, file photo, Market-Frankford line trains remain idle at a Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) station in Upper Darby, Pa. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma, File)
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More than 30 people were injured when train crashed into another train that was parked at a station in suburban Philadelphia. 

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School sends 4-year-old boy home because of his long hair

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A Texas mother is upset after her 4-year-old son was sent home from school because of his long hair.

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Houston man arrested, accused of attempting to blow up Confederate statue

Andrew Schneck faces a charge of attempting to maliciously damage property receiving federal finance assistance. (Source: KTRK via CNN) Andrew Schneck faces a charge of attempting to maliciously damage property receiving federal finance assistance. (Source: KTRK via CNN)
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A 25-year-old man is in custody after he was found with explosive materials near the Dick Dowling Confederate monument in Houston. 

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Man arrested after leaving his children home alone while he worked

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A North Carolina man said a stranger bailed him out of jail when he was arrested for allegedly leaving his five children home alone while he went to work. 

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Local leaders respond to President Trump's Afghanistan strategy

President Donald Trump speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington Va., during a Presidential Address to the Nation about a strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington Va., during a Presidential Address to the Nation about a strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
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President Donald Trump addressed the nation Monday evening, outlining a new strategy for fighting the longest war in U.S. history.

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Barrels of water prompt hazmat scare in New Haven

Emergency crews were called to a home in New Haven on Monday (WFSB) Emergency crews were called to a home in New Haven on Monday (WFSB)
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Emergency crews were called to a home in New Haven on Monday, including SWAT and bomb squad teams.

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Police: Fugitive's death 'breaks' cell behind Spain attacks

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Spanish police are continuing the search for the man who they consider to be the final member of a cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town that killed 14 and injured more than 120 others. More>>

The Latest: Spain says man slain by cops was terror driver

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A Sydney school is mourning the loss of a 7-year-old student who was killed when a van plowed into pedestrians in Barcelona. More>>

Trump renews Afghan commitment but says 'no blank check'

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President Donald Trump will use a nationally televised address to outline for a war-weary nation the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. More>>

Trump: US troops deserve strategy to win in Afghanistan, withdrawal untenable

President Donald Trump speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington Va., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, during a Presidential Address to the Nation about a strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump speaks at Fort Myer in Arlington Va., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, during a Presidential Address to the Nation about a strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
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President Donald Trump on Monday opened his speech outlining his Afghanistan strategy by addressing wounds and divisions at home in another attempt to clean up his response to Charlottesville.

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PD: Southington sex offender tried to meet 14-year-old

Keith Dubin (Southington Police) Keith Dubin (Southington Police)
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A Southington man is facing charges, accused of trying to meet who he believed was a 14-year-old boy via social media.

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'Meals on Wheels' in need of delivery trucks

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A valuable service for seniors and children needs some help rolling.

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Record $417M award in lawsuit linking baby powder to cancer

In this April 15, 2011, file photo, a bottle of Johnson's baby powder is displayed. On Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, a Los Angeles County Superior Court spokeswoman confirmed that a jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) In this April 15, 2011, file photo, a bottle of Johnson's baby powder is displayed. On Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, a Los Angeles County Superior Court spokeswoman confirmed that a jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
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A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene.

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Norwich school district dealing with budget cuts

Norwich teachers got a tour before the beginning of school (WFSB) Norwich teachers got a tour before the beginning of school (WFSB)
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While school opens in just a few days in most school districts, many continue to wrestle with potential state budget cuts even after slashing budgets to meet municipal demands.

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Milford school construction continues as academic year nears

Construction continues at a Milford school as the academic year approaches (WFSB) Construction continues at a Milford school as the academic year approaches (WFSB)
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It’s back to school within soon for many students, but some parents in Milford don’t know exactly when they will be sending kids to class.

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Man held on $5M bond, accused of killing girlfriend, 9-year-old Video included

Anthony Rutherford is set to face a judge on Monday for the murders of a woman and her 9-year-old daughter. (Waterbury police) Anthony Rutherford is set to face a judge on Monday for the murders of a woman and her 9-year-old daughter. (Waterbury police)
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A judge ordered the bond for a Waterbury man accused of murdering his girlfriend and her 9-year-old daughter to be set at $5.25 million on Monday afternoon.

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Teen killed in Enfield crash, two others injured Video included

Lailyn Soja was killed in an early morning crash in Enfield this morning (WFSB/submitted image) Lailyn Soja was killed in an early morning crash in Enfield this morning (WFSB/submitted image)
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A 19-year-old died in an early morning crash that happened in Enfield Monday morning.

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Construction worker injured while working on bridge in WIllington

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A worker was injured in a construction accident in Willington on Monday afternoon.   

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Hartford police work to recover stolen cars

In just a few hours, police recovered three stolen cars (WFSB) In just a few hours, police recovered three stolen cars (WFSB)
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On Monday, Channel 3 got an inside look at how Hartford police are working to catch criminals.

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Unity rally set for today in New Haven

New Haven City Hall. (WFSB file) New Haven City Hall. (WFSB file)
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Officials in New Haven have scheduled a unity event at City Hall for Monday afternoon.

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Prostitution promise leads to robbery, attack on man in Hamden

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A man who scheduled to meet a prostitute in Hamden ended up getting robbed and attacked, according to police.

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Your last-minute cheat sheet on Monday's Eclipse of the Century

In this photo taken Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, fourth graders at Clardy Elementary School in Kansas City, Mo. practice the proper use of their eclipse glasses in anticipation of Monday's solar eclipse.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) In this photo taken Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, fourth graders at Clardy Elementary School in Kansas City, Mo. practice the proper use of their eclipse glasses in anticipation of Monday's solar eclipse. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
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It's happening today, folks! The eclipse of the CENTURY!

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Steering problem throws man from boat in Fairfield

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A Waterbury man was hurt when a steering problem threw him from a boat in Fairfield.

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