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Nury Chavarria is home with her family after her motion to stay was granted. (WFSB) Nury Chavarria is home with her family after her motion to stay was granted. (WFSB)

Norwalk mom granted stay while immigration case is resumed

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A Norwalk mom who has been seeking sanctuary in New Haven will have her case reopened.

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Rain could impact the end of the week and part of the weekend!

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This morning was clear and quite cool for late July!  Temperatures were in the upper 40s and 50s before the sun came up.

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Spinning Ohio State Fair ride breaks apart; 1 dead, 7 hurt

(Source: Twitter/@DjNarkatta) There was a ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday. (Source: Twitter/@DjNarkatta) There was a ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair on Wednesday.

A swinging and spinning amusement park ride called the Fire Ball malfunctioned and broke apart on the opening day of the Ohio State fair on Wednesday, hurling people through the air, killing at least one and injuring seven others.

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Vigil held for Hartford hit-and-run victims

An anti-violence vigil was held on Wednesday evening in Hartford (WFSB) An anti-violence vigil was held on Wednesday evening in Hartford (WFSB)
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Two Hartford residents just waiting for the bus, were hit by a stolen SUV last week sending them to the hospital.

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CT firefighter is dirt bike racing for a reason

Next month, Bill D’Occhio will load up his motocross bike and head out to Los Angeles. (WFSB) Next month, Bill D’Occhio will load up his motocross bike and head out to Los Angeles. (WFSB)
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A Waterbury firefighter is using his lifelong love of dirt bike racing to raise money for a cause that's near and dear to him.

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PD: Two arrested for having K2 in New London

Police arrested Tony Hicks and Jessica Gomer, both of New London. (New London Police) Police arrested Tony Hicks and Jessica Gomer, both of New London. (New London Police)
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Two people were arrested in New London after they were found with the illegal substance K2.

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Bloomfield man shot and killed in Hartford

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Police said a man was shot and killed in broad daylight in Hartford on Wednesday afternoon. 

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I-Team Investigation

Family questioning ambulance response time to deadly crash Video included

A motorcyclist was killed in one of a couple of multi-vehicle crashes on I-84 East on the Cheshire-Southington line (WFSB) A motorcyclist was killed in one of a couple of multi-vehicle crashes on I-84 East on the Cheshire-Southington line (WFSB)
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Eyewitness News obtained documents that reveal a miscommunication between dispatchers resulted in a major delay in ambulance response.

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Charity capitalizes off Pokemon Go craze to combat drug addiction

An app called Elephant Go, which was created by a 13-year-old, is creating a buzz in Woodbury. (WFSB) An app called Elephant Go, which was created by a 13-year-old, is creating a buzz in Woodbury. (WFSB)
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A Connecticut charity is trying to make a play off of popularity of a smartphone game and it's creating a big buzz in Woodbury.

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Parents, former Scouts alarmed by Trump's speech at jamboree

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President Donald Trump's wide-ranging speech at the national Boy Scout jamboree has incensed some parents, former Scouts and others. More>>

Lack of state budget cuts services to families

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The failure to pass a state budget is causing pain for many families, and while state lawmakers argue what to do, parent of children with disabilities are losing valuable care.

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PD: CT man arrested after he crashes into cruiser

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A 38-year-old man was arrested after police said he crashed into a cruiser on Route 7 in Brookfield earlier this year.  

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New Haven rabbi arrested in high school student sex assault case

Rabbi Daniel Greer is accused in a sexual assault case involving a high school student in New Haven. (New Haven police) Rabbi Daniel Greer is accused in a sexual assault case involving a high school student in New Haven. (New Haven police)
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A rabbi and former dean of a Jewish school in New Haven has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a student more than 10 years ago, police said.

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New Haven community looks for ways to end violence

Demethra Telford holds a picture of her son, Tyrick Keyes, who was killed in a shooting last week in New Haven. (WFSB) Demethra Telford holds a picture of her son, Tyrick Keyes, who was killed in a shooting last week in New Haven. (WFSB)
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After a violent few weeks in the Elm City, leaders are coming together to talk about what's been done and what needs to be done to curb the violence.

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Woman accused of using tax suppression software at restaurant

Xiaoning Fan (Milford Police) Xiaoning Fan (Milford Police)
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A New Haven woman is facing charges after authorities say she was using sales tax suppression software at her Milford restaurant.

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Six Flags New England to hold hiring event for Fright Fest

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Calling all ghosts, ghouls, and zombies! Six Flags New England is gearing up to hire over 200 performers and staff for this year’s Fright Fest. 

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Gov. Malloy signs order reinforcing nondiscrimination policies in CT Military Department Video included

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Following a series of tweets by President Donald Trump that issued a ban on transgender people in the military, Connecticut officials reacted.

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Hiker injured at Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden

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Firefighters are working to rescue an injured hiker at Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden on Wednesday afternoon. 

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People rappel in fight against addiction

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About 200 people will spend Wednesday rappelling 22 stories down the Hilton in Hartford.  

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McCain delivers a key health care vote, scolding message

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Sen. John McCain has delivered a crucial vote in the Republican drive to dismantle the health care law and a scolding message. More>>

Trump bars transgender individuals from US armed forces

(Source: AP PHOTO/TWITTER) (Source: AP PHOTO/TWITTER)
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President Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday that transgender people will not be allowed to serve 'in any capacity' in the United States military. 

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SILVER ALERT

Police trying to find missing 21-year-old man from Derby

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Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing 21-year-old man from Derby. A Silver Alert was issued for Dominick DeLeon on Wednesday.  

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Car crashes into Milford hair salon

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A car crashed into a hair salon in Milford on Wednesday morning. 

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Salmonella Kaimbu outbreak in US linked to Maradol papayas

Maradol Papaya: Maradol papayas are a large, oval fruit that weighs 3 or more pounds, with green skins that turn yellow when the fruit is ripe. The flesh inside the fruit is salmon-colored. (CDC) Maradol Papaya: Maradol papayas are a large, oval fruit that weighs 3 or more pounds, with green skins that turn yellow when the fruit is ripe. The flesh inside the fruit is salmon-colored. (CDC)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Wednesday to consumers, urging them to avoid Caribeña brand Maradol papayas because they are linked to an outbreak of Salmonella.

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PD: Waterford man arrested after found in possession of stolen vehicle

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A Waterford man was arrested after police said he was driving a stolen vehicle in Groton on Sunday night. 

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Stray bullet goes through walls of home in Norwich

Norwich police. (WFSB file) Norwich police. (WFSB file)
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A post-party shooting in Norwich was what caused a stray bullet to fly through two walls of a home late Tuesday night.

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Dog owner arrested following West Hartford attack

An Avon woman is facing charges following a dog attack last week (WFSB/West Hartford Police) An Avon woman is facing charges following a dog attack last week (WFSB/West Hartford Police)
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A dog owner is facing charges following an attack that happened in West Hartford last week.

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Fire forces 4 people, 2 dogs from Meriden home

Firefighters responded to a fire on Bradley Avenue in Meriden early Wednesday morning. (WFSB) Firefighters responded to a fire on Bradley Avenue in Meriden early Wednesday morning. (WFSB)
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Firefighters in Meriden made quick work of a house fire on Wednesday morning.

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State budget battle affecting those with disabilities; rallies held statewide to raise awareness Video included

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Some non-profit and day programs that help our neediest families are being forced to close for the day on Wednesday. 

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Meriden mother's baby in state custody after their weekend disappearance Video included

Ashley Correa-Graham spoke to Eyewitness News on Tuesday night after she turned her 10-day-old daughter over the the Dept. of Children and Families. (WFSB) Ashley Correa-Graham spoke to Eyewitness News on Tuesday night after she turned her 10-day-old daughter over the the Dept. of Children and Families. (WFSB)
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A 10-day-old baby girl is in the custody of the state after her mother disappeared with her over the weekend.

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