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Jonathan Rafael Soto turned himself in to New Britain Police after a deadly hit and run (New Britain PD) Jonathan Rafael Soto turned himself in to New Britain Police after a deadly hit and run (New Britain PD)

New Britain Police arrest man in deadly hit-and-run Video included

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An arrest has been made after a 64-year-old man was struck and killed by a car in New Britain on Saturday.

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Technical Discussion

Brighter and warmer days ahead!

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A cold front will move across the state later tonight.  Rain will taper off to scattered showers.

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FIRST ON 3

Woman’s 911 calls about bear stuck inside car released Video included

A bear ripped apart a woman's car in Canton after getting trapped inside (WFSB) A bear ripped apart a woman's car in Canton after getting trapped inside (WFSB)
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A vandal destroyed a woman’s car in Canton, but it wasn't a human as you'd expect.

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POLL

Should students go to school on Memorial Day to make up for storm days?

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The state recently told time-strapped districts to have school on Memorial Day to make up for the days lost following last week's storm. Should that happen? Vote in our poll.

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Vice President Pence to deliver commencement speech at Coast Guard Academy

The US Coast Guard Academy is preparing for Vice President Pence's commencement speech (WFSB) The US Coast Guard Academy is preparing for Vice President Pence's commencement speech (WFSB)
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The US Coast Guard Academy will bestow degrees on Wednesday during its 137th commencement exercise.  

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Neighbors question who downed tree belongs to

Neighbors are trying to figure out who owns this tree that fell (WFSB) Neighbors are trying to figure out who owns this tree that fell (WFSB)
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It’s been a week since deadly storms moved through the state, knocking down many trees in the process.

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Southbury lifts state of emergency after tornado rips through town

Storm damage on Bullet Hill Road in Southbury (WFSB) Storm damage on Bullet Hill Road in Southbury (WFSB)
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The cleanup continues after three EF1 tornadoes, a macroburst and a microburst hit Connecticut one week ago. 

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EARLY WARNING WEATHER

Spotty showers to linger overnight Video included

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Showers moved into the state on Tuesday and will stick around for the afternoon and evening.

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Suspect found dead in Florida apartment following lengthy standoff

According to the Bay County Sheriff's Office, authorities responded to the scene of an active shooting at an apartment complex in Panama City, Florida on May 22. (Eryn Dion/Panama) According to the Bay County Sheriff's Office, authorities responded to the scene of an active shooting at an apartment complex in Panama City, Florida on May 22. (Eryn Dion/Panama)
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A man suspected of trading heavy gunfire with officers during an hours-long standoff with police at a Florida Panhandle apartment was found dead Tuesday after an armored vehicle approached the apartment, authorities said.

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Judge orders 30-year-old man to move out of parents' house

A couple in Camillus, New York is taking their 30-year-old son to court to force him to move out. (WTSM via CNN) A couple in Camillus, New York is taking their 30-year-old son to court to force him to move out. (WTSM via CNN)
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A New York couple is fed up because their 30-year-old son won’t leave their home. 

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EXCLUSIVE

Suspect who attacked officer accused of assaulting woman a month prior

A woman is accusing Chevoughn Augustin, the woman who stabbed a Hartford officer, of attacking her one month ago (WFSB) A woman is accusing Chevoughn Augustin, the woman who stabbed a Hartford officer, of attacking her one month ago (WFSB)
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The Hartford woman arrested for allegedly stabbing a police officer is being accused of attacking another woman a month prior. 

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Police look to identify porch pirate caught on camera

Stratford police are looking to identify this man accused of stealing packages (Stratford Police) Stratford police are looking to identify this man accused of stealing packages (Stratford Police)
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Police on the shoreline are looking for a package thief who was caught in the act, on camera.

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PD: Meriden mom used 12-year-old son to steal from grocery store

Erica Maisonet (Meriden Police) Erica Maisonet (Meriden Police)
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A mom from Meriden is under arrest, after police said she reportedly used her 12-year-old son to shoplift from the local Stop and Shop.

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Storm cleanup continues at several state parks

Kettletown State Park remained closed on Tuesday after last week's storms (WFSB) Kettletown State Park remained closed on Tuesday after last week's storms (WFSB)
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Cleanup continues across Connecticut from last week's storm. 

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Watch out for 'storm chaser' scams

Experts are reminding those with storm damage to be mindful of scammers (WFSB) Experts are reminding those with storm damage to be mindful of scammers (WFSB)
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Consumer protection officials warned victims of last week's storm about potential scammers.

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Melissa finds hidden treasures in Tolland

Melissa Cole headed to Tolland for 20 Towns in Twenty Days (WFSB) Melissa Cole headed to Tolland for 20 Towns in Twenty Days (WFSB)
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The Tolland green is home to some of the most beautiful houses and a charming historic inn.  

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CT State Board of Education holding special meeting about Path Academy charter

Path Academy (windhampathacademy.org) Path Academy (windhampathacademy.org)
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The Connecticut State Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Wednesday to discuss revoking the charter of Path Academy. 

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Internet service restored to Frontier customers after outage

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Many Frontier customers in Connecticut woke up without any internet or television service in their homes and businesses.

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Gov. Malloy signs pay equity bill Video included

Gov. Malloy signs the pay equity bill to help women (WFSB) Gov. Malloy signs the pay equity bill to help women (WFSB)
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Governor Dannel P. Malloy has signed the pay equality bill into law within the last hour. 

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Malloy working on possible sports betting legislation

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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he's already reached out to Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes to discuss the ramifications of possibly legalizing sports betting.

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Derby police seek information on chase that led men into library Video included

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A chase involving two men led into the Derby Public Library on Monday.

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Trump suggests summit with North Korea's Kim could be delayed

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 President Donald Trump says the planned Singapore summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un "may not work out for June 12" and is suggesting it could be delayed.

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Wolcott Police make arrest in car break-ins

Kimani Swain was arrested by Wolcott Police after car break-ins (Wolcott PD) Kimani Swain was arrested by Wolcott Police after car break-ins (Wolcott PD)
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Wolcott Police arrested a man in connection to car break-ins in the town.

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A germ-free childhood could trigger leukemia, scientist suggests

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Germ-free childhoods followed by infections later in life can trigger the onset of childhood leukemia, a new study suggests. 

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More New Englanders expected to travel Memorial Day weekend Video included

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Many drivers are counting down until Memorial Day and AAA said almost 2 million New Englanders will be going away this year.

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Teen charged with first-degree murder in Maryland officer's death

This photo made available by the Baltimore County Police and Fire Department Tuesday, May 22, 2018, shows Dawnta Anthony Harris. This photo made available by the Baltimore County Police and Fire Department Tuesday, May 22, 2018, shows Dawnta Anthony Harris.
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A 16-year-old boy has been arrested after the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three other suspects are still being sought.

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Mom upset after grocery store censors son's graduation cake

Cake censored by Publix (Source: Cara Koscinski) Cake censored by Publix (Source: Cara Koscinski)
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A South Carolina mom said an innocent phrase in Latin was turned into an embarrassing graduation cake. 

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14-hour Southbury standoff suspect identified by state police

Joseph Michael Stotz was arrested after a 14-hour standoff with troopers and police in Southbury on Monday. (State police) Joseph Michael Stotz was arrested after a 14-hour standoff with troopers and police in Southbury on Monday. (State police)
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A Southbury man was arrested on assault and other charges following a standoff in the town that began during the early morning hours of Monday.

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State urges schools to have class on Memorial Day to make up for storm days Video included

Power crews continue to work to restore service a week after tornadoes touched down. (WFSB) Power crews continue to work to restore service a week after tornadoes touched down. (WFSB)
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A week after devastating tornadoes touched down, schools in Oxford, Brookfield and New Fairfield remained closed on Tuesday.

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TRENDING NOW

Soccer hit, phone confuses a woman, balancing a dog, pooch misjudges a couch jump

A soccer hit during a LA Galaxy match, turning off the front phone camera, balancing a dog and misjudging a couch jump. Those are the stories trending on May 22.

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After his son died in crash, dad takes girlfriend to prom

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A Pennsylvania man has stepped in after his son died a month before senior prom.

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Army reserve veteran drowns after saving fiancée’s 6-year-old daughter

Brandyn Mitchell (Facebook, Angelia Herrera) Brandyn Mitchell (Facebook, Angelia Herrera)
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An Army reserve veteran drowned while saving his fiancée’s 6-year-old daughter at Lake Ray Roberts, 10 miles north of Denton, Texas.

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I-TEAM

Investigation reveals who made DUI arrests, what people were drinking and who served them Video included

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The I-Team obtained thousands of DUI records to see who made the arrests, what the people were drinking and who served them those drinks before they hit the road.

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  • Congress moves to dismantle key post-crisis bank rules

    Congress moves to dismantle key post-crisis bank rules

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:33:04 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:56:36 GMT
    Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis. (Source: CNN)Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis. (Source: CNN)
    Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis. (Source: CNN)Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis. (Source: CNN)

    Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis that brought millions of lost jobs and foreclosed homes. The House was to approve...

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    Congress is moving to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework for banks to prevent a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis that brought millions of lost jobs and foreclosed homes. The House was to approve legislation to roll back the Dodd-Frank law.

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  • Cohen partner pleads guilty in deal requiring cooperation

    Cohen partner pleads guilty in deal requiring cooperation

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:12:57 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:54:06 GMT
    A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations. (Source: CNN)A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations. (Source: CNN)
    A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations. (Source: CNN)A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations. (Source: CNN)

    A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations.

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    A longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to tax fraud in a deal that requires him to cooperate in any ongoing investigations.

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  • Gay Kentucky man loses bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis

    Gay Kentucky man loses bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-05-23 00:07:36 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:47:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adam Beam, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2017, file photo, David Ermold, right, files to run for Rowan County Clerk in Kentucky as Clerk Kim Davis look on in Morehead, Ky. Ermold, a gay man in Kentucky, wants to run against the county clerk w...(AP Photo/Adam Beam, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2017, file photo, David Ermold, right, files to run for Rowan County Clerk in Kentucky as Clerk Kim Davis look on in Morehead, Ky. Ermold, a gay man in Kentucky, wants to run against the county clerk w...

    A gay Kentucky man has lost his bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis, who went to jail three years ago for denying him and others marriage licenses despite a historic U.S. Supreme Court decision.

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    A gay Kentucky man has lost his bid to challenge GOP clerk Kim Davis, who went to jail three years ago for denying him and others marriage licenses despite a historic U.S. Supreme Court decision.

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  • Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

    Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:42:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:57:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken). Culinary Union members exit a university arena after voting on whether to authorize a strike Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Las Vegas.  A potential strike would affect 34 casino-hotels. A majority yes vote would not immediately aff...(AP Photo/Isaac Brekken). Culinary Union members exit a university arena after voting on whether to authorize a strike Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Las Vegas. A potential strike would affect 34 casino-hotels. A majority yes vote would not immediately aff...
    Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted on whether to call for a citywide strike that could have huge implications for the tourist-dependent destination.More >
    Hundreds of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted on whether to call for a citywide strike that could have huge implications for the tourist-dependent destination.More >
  • Arrested Saudi activists held incommunicado since last week

    Arrested Saudi activists held incommunicado since last week

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 8:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 12:42:41 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:57:52 GMT
    In Saudi Arabia, at least 10 women's rights activists are being interrogated and held without access to a lawyer.More >
    In Saudi Arabia, at least 10 women's rights activists are being interrogated and held without access to a lawyer.More >
  • EPA blocks some media from summit, then reverses course

    EPA blocks some media from summit, then reverses course

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 16:12:43 GMT
    Wednesday, May 23 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-05-23 04:56:54 GMT
    The Environmental Protection Agency has blocked The Associated Press and CNN from attending a national summit on harmful water contaminants.More >
    The Environmental Protection Agency has blocked The Associated Press and CNN from attending a national summit on harmful water contaminants.More >
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  • Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

    Texas school shooting kills 10, deadliest since Parkland

    Saturday, May 19 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-05-19 04:06:48 GMT
    Multiple people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, two law enforcement sources told CNN.  (Stuart Villanueva/The Galveston County Daily News Via AP)Multiple people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, two law enforcement sources told CNN. (Stuart Villanueva/The Galveston County Daily News Via AP)

    Ten people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, law enforcement officials said.

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    Ten people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, law enforcement officials said.

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  • Here's everything we know about Texas school shooting suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis

    Here's everything we know about Texas school shooting suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis

    Friday, May 18 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-05-18 19:54:38 GMT
    Officials took Dimitrios Pagourtzis into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified him as the suspect in the deadly school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, near Houston. (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP)Officials took Dimitrios Pagourtzis into custody Friday, May 18, 2018, and identified him as the suspect in the deadly school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, near Houston. (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via AP)

    Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, is suspected of being the shooter at a Texas high school, federal law enforcement officials tell CNN. The information was confirmed to the Houston Chronicle by the Galveston County Sherriff's Office.

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    Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, is suspected of being the shooter at a Texas high school, federal law enforcement officials tell CNN. The information was confirmed to the Houston Chronicle by the Galveston County Sherriff's Office.

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  • Pastor allegedly sexually assaulted unconscious parishioner, called it ‘deliverance'

    Pastor allegedly sexually assaulted unconscious parishioner, called it ‘deliverance'

    Friday, May 11 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-05-11 20:50:29 GMT
    Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)
    Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)Meally Morris Freeman is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a "spiritual guidance session." (Hennepin County Attorney's Office)

    A pastor in Minneapolis is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a spiritual guidance session he called “deliverance."

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    A pastor in Minneapolis is accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a spiritual guidance session he called “deliverance."

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