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PD: Arrest made in fatal shooting outside Hartford bodega

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Hartford Police said they identified and arrested a man who was responsible for a fatal shooting that took place outside a bodega on Saturday morning.

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Technical Discussion

Warmer and muggier Sunday

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Today will be warmer and more humid than Saturday.  Highs will be in the lower 80s and dew points will rise well into the muggy 60s. Morning clouds and areas of fog will give way to a small amount of occasional sunshine, but overall it will be a mostly cloudy day. 

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Fireworks

Towns/cities host fireworks displays this summer

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The following list showcases fireworks displays that are being held across the state this summer.

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PHOTOS
We're going inside the Travelers Championship! (WFSB) We're going inside the Travelers Championship! (WFSB)

Check out photos taken all week long, inside the Travelers Championship at the TPC River Highlands in Cromwell.

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FD: Crews hear explosion, dispatched to Danbury garage fire

Firefighters heard an explosion and shortly thereafter they were dispatched to Fairlawn Avenue (Danbury Fire Department) Firefighters heard an explosion and shortly thereafter they were dispatched to Fairlawn Avenue (Danbury Fire Department)
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Danbury firefighters heard an explosion on Sunday morning and shortly thereafter they were dispatched to extinguish a garage fire, according to a fire official.

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Connecticut lawmakers weigh whether to override any vetoes

Connecticut lawmakers are considering whether to override any of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's seven vetoes.

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PD: Man arrested after sexually assaulting Uber driver

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Westport Police arrested a man after they said he sexually assaulted an Uber driver on Wednesday.

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Public safety forum to focus on crime recidivism, priorities

Connecticut criminal justice officials are set to discuss how to prevent convicts from committing more crimes and outline public safety priorities for the next governor.

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Manchester AAA office closed until June 26

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The Manchester AAA office is closed for DMV services due to renovations, according to Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles website.

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Plainville Police searching for hit and run driver

Plainville Police are searching for a driver who fled the scene of a motor vehicle crash on Friday (WFSB) Plainville Police are searching for a driver who fled the scene of a motor vehicle crash on Friday (WFSB)
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Plainville Police are searching for a driver who fled the scene of a motor vehicle crash on Friday.

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SCIENCE SUNDAY

Newton's first law of motion with a parachute and glitter

Experimenting with Newton's first law of motion with a parachute and glitter. That's this week's Science Sunday with Mark Dixon and TJ McKenna from the Connecticut Science Center.

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PD: 2 firearms, narcotics and money seized during Hartford traffic stop

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Hartford Police said they recovered two firearms, a large quantity of narcotics, and several thousand dollars during a motor vehicle stop on Thursday.

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Heat and humidity in forecast for Sunday Video included

Afternoon temperatures (WFSB) Afternoon temperatures (WFSB)
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On the final day of the Travelers Championship on Sunday, heat and humidity will be predominant weather feature of the day.

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Person struck by car in Newington on Saturday

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Police said they responded to a crash involving a person in Newington on Saturday.

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Crowd draws to rally against separation of immigrant families Video included

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Dozens of people rallied on the steps of the West Hartford Town Hall in response to the separation of immigrant families at the border.

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Border patrol agents are stopping people on highways in New England to check their citizenship

Far from ground zero in the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration along the southern border, US Customs and Border Protection checkpoints on highways in Maine and New Hampshire are catching the eye of... More>>

Car drives through crowd protesting police killing of Antwon Rose in Pittsburgh

Protesters angry over the death of an unarmed teen who was shot by police this week marched Friday for the third straight night down the streets of downtown Pittsburgh. More>>

Trump scraps Obama policy on protecting oceans, Great Lakes

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President Donald Trump is throwing out a policy devised by his predecessor for protecting U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth.

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Paul Casey shoots 62 to take 4-shot lead in Travelers

The Travelers Championship kicked off on Thursday in Cromwell. (WFSB) The Travelers Championship kicked off on Thursday in Cromwell. (WFSB)

Paul Casey shot an 8-under 62 on Saturday to take a four-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers Championship.

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New Haven Police investigate fatal shooting

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New Haven police are investigating a fatal shooting on Saturday morning.

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PD: Missing person case resolved for 90-year-old woman

Evelyn Sasko reportedly left Danbury Hospital on Thursday night. (State police) Evelyn Sasko reportedly left Danbury Hospital on Thursday night. (State police)
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A 90-year-old woman who left Danbury Hospital on Thursday night and went missing, has since been found, according to Connecticut State Police.

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Man convicted of setting fiancee on fire to get new trial

A Connecticut man locked up in prison for the past 14 years for setting his fiancee on fire in a Stamford park is facing a new trial.

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PD: Second arrest made in connection to double fatal crash

Lawrence Carter (Shelton Police Department) Lawrence Carter (Shelton Police Department)
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Shelton Police said they made a second arrest on Friday in connection to a car crash that killed two people in April.

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PD: LifeStar responds to Vernon stabbing

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Vernon Police said a man was flown by LifeStar to the hospital after being stabbed on Friday evening.

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PD: Suspect barricades himself in residence, shot by Police

Cheshire Police shot a man after he barricaded himself inside a residence on Friday (WFSB) Cheshire Police shot a man after he barricaded himself inside a residence on Friday (WFSB)
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Cheshire Police arrested a man following a domestic disturbance response which ended with the suspect being shot, according to Connecticut State Police.

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Bridgeport police investigate deadly shooting

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Bridgeport Police are investigating a fatal shooting of a 34-year-old man.

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Motorcyclist killed in crash in Farmington on Friday

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One person is dead after a crash in Farmington on Friday evening.

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States’ authority to collect sales online impacts retailers Video included

Middletown clothing and accessories boutique ‘Cinder and Salt’ opened three years ago on Main Street. (WFSB) Middletown clothing and accessories boutique ‘Cinder and Salt’ opened three years ago on Main Street. (WFSB)
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The Supreme Court ruled on Thursday for states to have the authority to collect a sales tax from online retailers.

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Manchester considers curfew to curb car break-ins

After cars have been broken into and stolen in Manchester, a community leader is calling for change, saying more needs to be done.

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Military members honored at Travelers Championship

Service dogs were allowed at the TPC River Highlands this year (WFSB) Service dogs were allowed at the TPC River Highlands this year (WFSB)
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It was Military Appreciation Day at the Traveler's Championship, but veterans and active duty members have been honored all week for their service.

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TRAVELERS CHAMPIONSHIP

Harman moves into first place on Day 2 of Travelers Championship Video included

Jordan Spieth is tied with Zach Johnson after Round 1 of the Travelers Championship. (travelerschampionship.com) Jordan Spieth is tied with Zach Johnson after Round 1 of the Travelers Championship. (travelerschampionship.com)
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Day two of competition at the Travelers Championship saw the pressure on some of the world's best as they play to make the cut heading into the weekend.

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Black bear sightings on the rise in Suffield

Experts are reminding residents to not feed the bears (Submitted) Experts are reminding residents to not feed the bears (Submitted)
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Officials in Suffield said black bear sightings are on the rise.

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Australian teacher finally meets Colchester students on last day of school

Bronwyn Joyce, a teacher in Australia, flew in to surprise students in Colchester on Friday. (WFSB) Bronwyn Joyce, a teacher in Australia, flew in to surprise students in Colchester on Friday. (WFSB)
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Friday was a hectic day at Johnston Middle School in Colchester. It was the last day of classes and everything needed to be packed up. Adding to the excitement was a visitor from down under.

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Rain, cooler temps, rumble of thunder on the way for tomorrow

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After a beautiful day on Friday, rain is on the way for this weekend.

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New Haven officer sets up fund for kids who witnessed mom's murder

Tyekqua Nesbitt  (GoFundMe) Tyekqua Nesbitt (GoFundMe)
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A New Haven police officer started an online fundraiser for the family of a mother who was murdered right in front of her two children.

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VIDEO

Man seen stealing American flag from CT mayor's house

This man was caught on camera stealing the mayor's flag (Mayor Erin Stewart) This man was caught on camera stealing the mayor's flag (Mayor Erin Stewart)
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A video posted by the mayor of New Britain shows a man walking up to her house and stealing her American Flag.

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One arrested after truck carrying laundry pods crashes

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A tractor trailer that lost its load forced lane closures on Routes 5 and 15 in Hartford on Friday.

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Drug spoon sculpture placed outside drug maker headquarters

Purdue Pharma. (AP) Purdue Pharma. (AP)
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An 800-pound, nearly 11-foot-long steel sculpture of a bent and burned drug spoon placed in front of the Connecticut headquarters of drugmaker Purdue Pharma as part of an opioid crisis protest has been removed.

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CT lawmakers head to TX to meet with migrant families Video included

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Members of Connecticut's Congressional delegation are heading to Texas to meet with migrant families.

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Scathing report calls CCSU police department 'fraternity-like' after mishandled sex assault complaint

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Central Connecticut State University released a report on Friday in which the school's police department appeared to drop the ball with a sexual assault complaint.

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Supreme Court: Warrant generally needed to track cell phone location data

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The Supreme Court on Friday said the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual's location through cell phone records over an extended period of time.

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Dog killed during violent attack in New Canaan

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Police in New Canaan said an officer shot and killed a dog that was violently attacking another dog.

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2 dead in Route 8 Trumbull crash

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Two people were killed during a crash on Route 8 in Trumbull.

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NY men arrested for intercepting packages, identity theft in South Windsor

Felix Molina and Kevin Thomas were arrested on identity theft charges after South Windsor police said they intercepted packages ordered with stolen information. (South Windsor police) Felix Molina and Kevin Thomas were arrested on identity theft charges after South Windsor police said they intercepted packages ordered with stolen information. (South Windsor police)
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Two men from New York were arrested as part of an identity theft and packing stealing scheme in South Windsor.

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K9 uncovers cocaine during Bristol traffic stop

Joshua Bilodeau and Luis Clarke were arrested after a K9 unit uncovered cocaine in their vehicle in Bristol. (Bristol police) Joshua Bilodeau and Luis Clarke were arrested after a K9 unit uncovered cocaine in their vehicle in Bristol. (Bristol police)
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A K9 named Bronn led to the discovery of illegal drugs during a motor vehicle stop in Bristol early Friday morning.

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TRENDING NOW

Dog with all the moves, clever kitty, acrobatic raccoon

A French bulldog with all the moves, a clever kitty and an acrobatic racoon. Those are the stories trending on June 22.

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3 THINGS

Immigration executive order, teens arrested following pursuit, Travelers Championship, pro-am snub

Trump signs an executive order, teens were arrested after a vehicle pursuit into Hartford, the Travelers Championship began and Eric & Scot were snubbed from the celebrity pro-am. That's 3 things you need to know and 1 you don't.

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  • EntertainmentMore>>

  • Prince William on historic Mideast trip, praises Jordan ties

    Prince William on historic Mideast trip, praises Jordan ties

    Sunday, June 24 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-24 13:43:58 GMT
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    Britain's Prince William kicks off politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories.More >
    Britain's Prince William kicks off politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories.More >
  • Saudi women in driver's seat as longstanding ban is lifted

    Saudi women in driver's seat as longstanding ban is lifted

    Sunday, June 24 2018 4:24 AM EDT2018-06-24 08:24:55 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:25:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). Hessah al-Ajaji drivers her car down the capital's busy Tahlia Street after midnight for the first time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their countr...(AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty). Hessah al-Ajaji drivers her car down the capital's busy Tahlia Street after midnight for the first time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, June 24, 2018. Saudi women are in the driver's seat for the first time in their countr...
    Saudi women steered their way through busy streets for the first time just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.More >
    Saudi women steered their way through busy streets for the first time just minutes after the world's last remaining ban on women driving was lifted.More >
  • San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 17:03:48 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:24:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.More >
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  • Travelers Championship 2018

    Travelers Championship 2018

    Find out everything that you need to know about the Travelers Championship 2018. 

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    Find out everything that you need to know about the Travelers Championship 2018.

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