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Cool temps and showers will make for a gray Sunday (WFSB) Cool temps and showers will make for a gray Sunday (WFSB)

Cool temps and showers will make for a gray Sunday

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After a very warm start to the Memorial Day weekend with highs in the 80s and 90s, significantly cooler and cloudier weather is on its way.

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Former Governor John Rowland released from federal custody Video included

Former Gov. John Rowland (WFSB file photo) Former Gov. John Rowland (WFSB file photo)
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Former Connecticut Governor John Rowland was released from federal custody on Friday, May 25, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website.

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Gray and chilly Sunday

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Cool, cloudy, and damp weather is coming Sunday.  The cold front will settle to the south of New England by the morning.  Meanwhile, high pressure will build across eastern Canada and northern Maine. 

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Three people injured by dog attack in Wallingford on Friday Video included

Two children and their grandfather were injured when police said an English bulldog attacked them on Friday in Wallingford. (WFSB) Two children and their grandfather were injured when police said an English bulldog attacked them on Friday in Wallingford. (WFSB)
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Police are investigating after two children and their grandfather were attacked by a dog in Wallingford on Friday night.

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State police encourage responsible driving during holiday weekend

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It’s Memorial Day weekend and state police have amped up patrols for the holiday weekend.

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Police seek suspect wanted in gas station robbery

Police seek suspect wanted in gas station robbery (West Hartford Police Image) Police seek suspect wanted in gas station robbery (West Hartford Police Image)
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West Hartford police are seeking a suspect who robbed a gas station on Saturday afternoon.

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Student in critical condition after Indianapolis middle school shooting identified

This undated photo provided by the Whistler family shows Ella Whistler, who was shot in a classroom May 25, 2018 at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., near Indianapolis. (Whistler family) This undated photo provided by the Whistler family shows Ella Whistler, who was shot in a classroom May 25, 2018 at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., near Indianapolis. (Whistler family)
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An Indiana middle school student armed with two handguns opened fire inside his science classroom, authorities said, wounding a classmate and a teacher whose swift intervention was credited with saving lives.

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Handcuffed Weinstein faces rape charge in #MeToo reckoning

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Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York City early Friday following a seven-month investigation into sexual assault allegations. More>>

PD: Man driving three-wheeled auto-cycle dies in crash

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New Haven Police are investigating a fatal crash that took place on Saturday morning involving what police described as a three-wheeled auto-cycle.

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PD: 11-year-old boy shot in Hartford

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An 11-year-old suffered non-life threatening injuries after he was shot in the arm on Saturday morning, according to Hartford Police.

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Senators Blumenthal and Markey seek answers on self-driving cars

Sen. Richard Blumenthal. (WFSB file) Sen. Richard Blumenthal. (WFSB file)

U.S. Sens. Edward Markey and Richard Blumenthal are pressing automakers and technology companies that are developing self-driving cars about their safety protocols for test-driving the vehicles.

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New law gives housing freedom to transgender Connecticut inmates

Transgender inmates in Connecticut will soon become the first in the nation with the legal right to be housed in prisons that match the genders with which they identify.

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Life Star responds to motorcycle crash in Willington

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Life Star was called to Willington following a crash involving a motorcycle and a car on Saturday morning.

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Person hit by box truck on I-95, suffers serious injuries

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Connecticut State Police said a person was struck by a vehicle on I-95 Northbound in Old Lyme on Saturday morning.

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Saturday hot and humid, chance of thunderstorm

Saturday will be hot and humid (WFSB) Saturday will be hot and humid (WFSB)
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Saturday will be hot and humid, according to Channel 3's Meteorologist, Mike Cameron. Highs will rise into the upper 80s and maybe even 90 in Hartford and Windsor Locks.

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Student attends prom despite painful autoimmune disease

Student attends prom despite painful autoimmune disease (WFSB) Student attends prom despite painful autoimmune disease (WFSB)
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Prom night is one of the biggest milestones of one’s high school career, and for one student, it was not to be missed.

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Student says science teacher threw basketball at Indiana school shooter to stop him

Jason Seaman is being called a hero after he charged the student who fired gunshots into a classroom. (SUIC Athletics Twitter) Jason Seaman is being called a hero after he charged the student who fired gunshots into a classroom. (SUIC Athletics Twitter)
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A male student opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school Friday morning, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody, authorities said.

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Holiday weekend arrives with heat, humidity and unhealthy ozone Video included

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The first half of the Memorial Day holiday weekend will be hot and then humid, but things will eventually turn cool and potentially wet.

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Little league concession stand closed after vandalism

A Jewett City little league concession stand is closed after a recent break in (WFSB) A Jewett City little league concession stand is closed after a recent break in (WFSB)
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A vandal strikes again! Someone targeted a little league concession stand in Jewett City and this is now the third time in a couple years. 

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UConn nurse discusses best ways to survive allergy season

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The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and the flowers and trees are blooming. 

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Local military members become United States citizens

Local military members became US citizens during a ceremony in New London (WFSB) Local military members became US citizens during a ceremony in New London (WFSB)
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This is a special weekend for several members of the military and their families in the state. 

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Police deem bomb threat at Fairfield Warde High School not credible

Fairfield police. (WFSB photo) Fairfield police. (WFSB photo)
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Fairfield Police are conducting an investigation at Fairfield Warde High School.

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Southington road closed after van crashes into tree

A van hit a tree on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike Friday afternoon (WFSB) A van hit a tree on Meriden Waterbury Turnpike Friday afternoon (WFSB)
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Part of a road in Southington is closed after a van hit a tree.

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New Britain principal resigns amid investigation

New Britain High School (WFSB) New Britain High School (WFSB)
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A New Britain principal resigned from the school district earlier this week amid allegations.

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Rollover crash causes heavy delays on Route 9 in New Britain

A crash has caused heavy delays on Route 9 north in New Britain (WFSB) A crash has caused heavy delays on Route 9 north in New Britain (WFSB)
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A rollover crash on Route 9 north in New Britain has been causing heavy delays in the area.

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Equipment issue causes power outage for hundreds in East Windsor, Ellington

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Hundreds of people in Ellington, East Windsor, South Windsor, and Vernon are without power due to an equipment issue.

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Bethany farm prepares for annual farm stand after barn destroyed by storms

A barn built in the 1800s was taken down by the strong storms (WFSB) A barn built in the 1800s was taken down by the strong storms (WFSB)
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A Bethany farm rocked from last Tuesday’s tornado is making sure a yearly tradition goes on, all while continuing to clean up. 

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Memorial Day parades being held throughout weekend

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Parades are being held around the state this weekend to commemorate Memorial Day.

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Gov. Malloy launches program to help veterans become teachers

Governor Malloy launches a new program to help veterans become teachers (WFSB) Governor Malloy launches a new program to help veterans become teachers (WFSB)
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From the front line, to head of the class. 

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15 people hurt in bomb explosion at restaurant in Canada

Bombay Behl Indian restaurant in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (Google Maps) Bombay Behl Indian restaurant in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (Google Maps)
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Investigators were seeking two suspects Friday after an explosion caused by a homemade bomb ripped through an Indian restaurant at a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people, Canadian police said.

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Amber Alert issued for abducted child in New York

Police say Owen Hidalgo-Calderon could be with Ebavardo Gutierrez Reyes (New York police) Police say Owen Hidalgo-Calderon could be with Ebavardo Gutierrez Reyes (New York police)
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Police in New York requested the public's help to find a 14-month-old child whose mother's body was found in a bag in some woods.

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Hartford officer stabbed in the neck released from hospital Video included

Officers lined up at Hartford Hospital to escort Officer Jill Kidik, who was released after being stabbed in the neck last week. (WFSB) Officers lined up at Hartford Hospital to escort Officer Jill Kidik, who was released after being stabbed in the neck last week. (WFSB)
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A Hartford police officer who was stabbed in the neck by an evicted suspect was released from the hospital on Friday, another officer at the hospital confirmed to Channel 3.

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Wesleyan Univ. revokes Bill Cosby's honorary degree

Bill Cosby (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Bill Cosby (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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On Friday, Wesleyan University’s Board of Trustees voted to revoke Bill Cosby’s honorary degree.

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Enfield father accused of assaulting 4-month-old

William Clingensmith (Enfield Police) William Clingensmith (Enfield Police)
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An Enfield man is facing charges after police said he assaulted his 4-month-old baby.

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Hartford schools announce Teacher of the Year

Benjamin Carlson (middle) was announced as the 2018 Teacher of the Year (Hartford Public Schools) Benjamin Carlson (middle) was announced as the 2018 Teacher of the Year (Hartford Public Schools)
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There's one teacher in Hartford that stands out from all the rest. 

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Hamden police searching for robbery suspect, victim punched

Hamden Police are looking for this suspect who was involved in a robbery (Hamden PD) Hamden Police are looking for this suspect who was involved in a robbery (Hamden PD)
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Hamden Police are searching for a suspect accused of a street robbery on Tuesday. 

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Police identify man involved in Groton standoff Video included

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A 52-year-old man is in custody after he barricaded himself in a home on Friday morning.

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Kettletown State Park reopens today, 3 other parks closed Video included

Kettletown State Park. (WFSB) Kettletown State Park. (WFSB)
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State park officials have been working around the clock to clear the damage after last week's storm.

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What's Going On This Weekend

Here's Nicole Nalepa with a look at what's going on this weekend. 

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TRENDING NOW

Cat & dog are best friends, pup tackles obstacle course, woman spends time with senior dogs

A cat & a dog are best friends, a pup tackles an obstacle course and a woman makes sure senior dogs don't spend their final days alone. Those are the stories trending on May 25.

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15 injured after explosion at Canadian restaurant

Two suspects enter a glass doorway of the Bombay Bhel Indian restaurant, late Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Mississauga, suburb of Toronto, Canada. (Peel Regional Police) Two suspects enter a glass doorway of the Bombay Bhel Indian restaurant, late Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Mississauga, suburb of Toronto, Canada. (Peel Regional Police)
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An explosion caused by an "improvised explosive device" ripped through an Indian restaurant in a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people.

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  • Lee tops LPGA event in Michigan; pregnant Lewis tied for 2nd

    Lee tops LPGA event in Michigan; pregnant Lewis tied for 2nd

    Saturday, May 26 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-05-27 00:53:43 GMT
    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-05-27 05:07:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Minjee Lee, of Australia, acknowledges the gallery after her birdie putt on the 15th green during the third round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at the Travis Pointe Country Club Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Ann...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Minjee Lee, of Australia, acknowledges the gallery after her birdie putt on the 15th green during the third round of the LPGA Volvik Championship golf tournament at the Travis Pointe Country Club Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Ann...
    Minjee Lee shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Volvik Championship, with Stacy Lewis tied for second playing five months' pregnant.More >
    Minjee Lee shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Volvik Championship, with Stacy Lewis tied for second playing five months' pregnant.More >
  • Legal hurdles may make Weinstein's prosecution an exception

    Legal hurdles may make Weinstein's prosecution an exception

    Saturday, May 26 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-05-26 13:43:21 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:28 PM EDT2018-05-27 03:28:14 GMT
    (Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News via AP, Pool). Harvey Weinstein, right, appears at his arraignment with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman, in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, May 25, 2018 in New York. Weinstein is charged with two counts of rape and...(Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News via AP, Pool). Harvey Weinstein, right, appears at his arraignment with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman, in Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday, May 25, 2018 in New York. Weinstein is charged with two counts of rape and...
    Harvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement, but it remains uncertain whether it will be repeated in other cases involving powerful men accused of sexual misconduct.More >
    Harvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement, but it remains uncertain whether it will be repeated in other cases involving powerful men accused of sexual misconduct.More >
  • Veteran publicist to the stars Paul Bloch dead at age 78

    Veteran publicist to the stars Paul Bloch dead at age 78

    Friday, May 25 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-05-25 21:12:56 GMT
    Saturday, May 26 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-05-26 19:56:30 GMT
    Veteran Hollywood publicist Paul Block has died after a long illness at age 78.More >
    Veteran Hollywood publicist Paul Block has died after a long illness at age 78.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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