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Brian Levesque, Tatiana Patten and Jeffrey Theodoss were arrested in for not reporting a fight club in Montville High School. (State police) Brian Levesque, Tatiana Patten and Jeffrey Theodoss were arrested in for not reporting a fight club in Montville High School. (State police)

3 administrators arrested in Montville school 'fight club' case Video included

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Three administrators have been charged following a reported "fight club" at Montville High School.

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Mission of Mercy Free Dental Clinic Scheduled April 20th and 21st

Connecticut Mission of Mercy opens its doors for their 12th year of free dental clinics. Connecticut Mission of Mercy opens its doors for their 12th year of free dental clinics.
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Connecticut Mission of Mercy opens its doors for their 12th year of free dental clinics.

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Brighter and milder days ahead!

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We will enjoy a little more sunshine today than in recent past.  A pool of cool air will be in place over New England.  Because of this cold air aloft, sunshine will mix with cloudiness alter in the day and there may even be an afternoon shower.  Luckily, the chance for rain is now very low, since most of the showers will remain to the north of Connecticut. 

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SLIDESHOW: A woman in Southbury took photos of a family of bears snacking on the bird feeders in her yard.

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20 towns in Twenty Days is back! Which town should we visit?

We could be headed to your town in May! Cast your vote for where we should visit for 20 Towns in 20 Days.

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Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections Video included

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The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes nearly a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their airlines to do the work.

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Suspect sought in Plainville shots fired incident

Plainville Police (File photo) Plainville Police (File photo)
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Plainville Police are searching for a suspect that was involved in a shots fired incident on Thursday. 

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Bomb threat prompts increased patrols at Manchester High School

Manchester High School. (WFSB file photo) Manchester High School. (WFSB file photo)
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Manchester Police will have increased patrols at Manchester High School after a bomb threat was made. 

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I-91 south in Windsor reopens after crash

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A multi-car crash has shut down I-91 south in Windsor.

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Event honors local local and national peace heroes

The first annual Peace Awards were held Thursday evening (WFSB) The first annual Peace Awards were held Thursday evening (WFSB)
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Peace is the mission every day for a local group, and on Thursday in West Hartford, they were awarding the best of the best.

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Lance Armstrong to pay US government $5 million to settle lawsuit

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Cycling legend Lance Armstrong will pay the United States $5 million for using performance-enhancing drugs while the US Postal Service was paying millions to sponsor his team.

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Legislative committee to vote on proposed budget changes

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Connecticut lawmakers are expected to vote on changes Democrats hope to make to the second year of the two-year state budget approved last year.

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Two Florida deputies shot and killed through restaurant window

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Two deputies were killed at a restaurant in Florida by a shooter who fired through a window.

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Town of Mansfield wants to ban plastic bags

The Mansfield Solid Waste Advisory Committee has been studying the effect of plastic shopping bags since last summer.

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Dog returned to owners after more than two years

Pepper is back home after being gone for two-and-a-half years (WFSB) Pepper is back home after being gone for two-and-a-half years (WFSB)
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A lost dog has reunited with his family after two-and-a-half years. For this family in East Haven, Pepper the dog is more than just a pet.

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Police identify Hartford man who died after being hit by car Video included

A pedestrian was struck on Wyllys Street in Hartford on Thursday morning. (WFSB) A pedestrian was struck on Wyllys Street in Hartford on Thursday morning. (WFSB)
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A 52-year-old man who was hit by a car in Hartford on Thursday morning has died.

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Berlin firefighting course for students is on the chopping block

A firefighting class for students in Berlin is on the chopping block (Submitted) A firefighting class for students in Berlin is on the chopping block (Submitted)
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As Connecticut communities are facing budget cuts, some schools are having to cut back on courses being offered.

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7 men indicted for trafficking cocaine through mail

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Seven men in Connecticut and Puerto Rico have been indicted for trafficking cocaine through the mail.

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Bristol market looks to community for help staying open

The Super Natural Deli is looking to the community for support (WFSB) The Super Natural Deli is looking to the community for support (WFSB)
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A local market is struggling to stay in business and is now asking for help from the community so they don’t have to close their doors.

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Study says northeast drivers rank among the worst

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When it comes to safety on the road, according to a recent study from the online insurance company Everquote, drivers in northeast rank the worst.

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No criminal charges in Prince's death, attorney says

No criminal charges will be filed in relation to Prince's April 2016 death, Carver County attorney Mark Metz said in a news conference on Thursday. More>>

Three accused of kidnapping, assaulting woman over drugs

Marrero, Davila, Bones arrested for kidnapping and assault (Hartford PD) Marrero, Davila, Bones arrested for kidnapping and assault (Hartford PD)
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Hartford Police arrested three women months after they reportedly kidnapped and assaulted another woman over drugs.

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Gas leak closes Route 188 in Southbury

A gas leak in Southbury closed part of Route 188 on Thursday afternoon (WFSB) A gas leak in Southbury closed part of Route 188 on Thursday afternoon (WFSB)
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Part of Route 188 in Southbury is closed because of a gas leak.

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Student identified as suspect in Hartford school bathroom fires Video included

Hartford Public High School dismissed early on Thursday due to fires in two boys bathrooms. (WFSB) Hartford Public High School dismissed early on Thursday due to fires in two boys bathrooms. (WFSB)
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Firefighters were called to a couple of fires at Hartford Public High School on Thursday morning.

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I-84 reopens in Waterbury after crews clear blasting debris

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Part of I-84 east in Waterbury was closed near a construction zone for blasting in the area.

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EARLY WARNING WEATHER

Showers to impact the evening commute Video included

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A storm tracking to the south of Connecticut has made Thursday a cloudy, damp and raw day.

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Ill-stricken honorary police dog with 'puppy bucket list' gets a little financial help

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Arlo the honorary Hamden police K9, has taken a turn for the worse.

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State police seek road rage suspect after shots were fired in Naugatuck

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A report of shots fired in a road rage incident have troopers looking for information on a driver.

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Stormy Daniels to make appearance in East Windsor in June

Stormy Daniels, as seen during a recent 60 minutes interview. (MGN) Stormy Daniels, as seen during a recent 60 minutes interview. (MGN)
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It's no $130,000 secret that a woman making headlines for an alleged affair with the president is coming to Connecticut.

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Silver Alert canceled for Salem man

Thaxton Kaye of Salem was reported missing on Tuesday. (State police) Thaxton Kaye of Salem was reported missing on Tuesday. (State police)
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State police said a case of a missing Salem man has been resolved.

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Speeding motorcyclist killed in Manchester crash, police say

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A motorcyclist who had been traveling at a "high rate of speed" was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash in Manchester on Saturday.

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Hartford police pursue vehicle stolen from New Britain

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Hartford police pursued a stolen vehicle to New Britain, where two young suspects were ultimately taken into custody.

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TRENDING NOW

Pup rides a scooter, rail-biking in NY, cat puts out a birthday candle

A dog rides a scooter, rail-biking the Adirondacks and a cat puts out a birthday candle. Those are the stories trending on April 19.

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3-year-old accidentally shoots pregnant mother from backseat of car

Indiana police are investigating an accidental shooting involving a 3-year-old girl and her pregnant mother. (Source: WLS via CNN) Indiana police are investigating an accidental shooting involving a 3-year-old girl and her pregnant mother. (Source: WLS via CNN)
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Police say a 3-year-old girl accidentally shot and wounded her pregnant mother in a car parked outside a northwestern Indiana thrift store.

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Death row inmate resentenced to life in prison

Jessie Campbell III was convicted of shooting three women outside a Hartford home in 2000. (DOC) Jessie Campbell III was convicted of shooting three women outside a Hartford home in 2000. (DOC)
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A Connecticut man sentenced to death in 2007 has been resentenced to life in prison without the possibility of release because the state has since abolished the death penalty.

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Some male sexual assault victims feel left behind by #MeToo

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For some male victims of sexual assault and abuse, #MeToo can feel more like #WhatAboutMe?

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THROWBACK THURSDAY

A Bradlee's commercial from the 90s

Mrs. B from a 1990s Bradlees commercial is this week's Throwback Thursday segment.

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  • In Comey memos, Trump fixates on 'hookers,' frets over Flynn

    In Comey memos, Trump fixates on 'hookers,' frets over Flynn

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:32:51 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:06:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey poses for photographs at a Barnes & Noble book store before speaking Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Former FBI director James Comey poses for photographs at a Barnes & Noble book store before speaking Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in New York.

    The Justice Department has agreed to provide Congress with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, relenting as House Republicans threatened to subpoena the documents and criticized...

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    The Justice Department has agreed to provide Congress with copies of several memos written by former FBI Director James Comey, relenting as House Republicans threatened to subpoena the documents and criticized department officials.

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  • When is the best time to watch the Lyrid meteor shower this weekend?

    When is the best time to watch the Lyrid meteor shower this weekend?

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:22:47 GMT
    (Image Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls)(Image Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls)

    Want to go to a spectacular light show this weekend? All you need to do is look up!

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    Want to go to a spectacular light show this weekend? All you need to do is look up!

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  • These photos from deep space are absolutely amazing

    These photos from deep space are absolutely amazing

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:19 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:19:27 GMT
    This colorful image, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, celebrates the Earth-orbiting observatory’s 28th anniversary of viewing the heavens. (Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and STScI)This colorful image, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, celebrates the Earth-orbiting observatory’s 28th anniversary of viewing the heavens. (Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and STScI)

    Our universe is filled with trillions of stars, galaxies, and planets and has captivated our imaginations for thousands of years.

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    Our universe is filled with trillions of stars, galaxies, and planets and has captivated our imaginations for thousands of years.

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  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Genesis Prize winner Portman pulls out of Israel ceremony

    Genesis Prize winner Portman pulls out of Israel ceremony

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:53:12 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:33:37 GMT
    Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel.More >
    Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel.More >
  • Mom who lost pink house, court case hopes for box office win

    Mom who lost pink house, court case hopes for box office win

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:13:30 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:05:11 GMT
    A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie.More >
    A Supreme Court case that involved a Connecticut woman and her little pink house is now a movie.More >
  • Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Judge to hear arguments about delaying Stormy Daniels case

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:22:49 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-04-20 08:05:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, file). FILE - In this April 16, 2018, file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks outside federal court in New York. A federal judge is set to hear arguments about whether to delay the case of Daniels, who claims she h...
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.More >
    President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.More >
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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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  • Medical Rounds

    Medical Rounds

    Hartford Hospital doctors discuss the latest health topics every Wednesday in Medical Rounds.More >
    Hartford Hospital doctors discuss the latest health topics every Wednesday in Medical Rounds. More >

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