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 2018-07-20 11:57 

WTNH

Shark attacks: What are the most dangerous places in America? Here's your guide....

New York may have been the site of two suspected shark attacks on Wednesday, but attacks by the creatures in these waters are so rare that there have been only 10 documented cases confirmed in nearly......

 2018-07-20 11:53 

New Haven Register

DOT promises speedy repairs in Sun Prairie explosion...

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is promising a speedy reconstruction of the downtown Sun Prairie streets that were damaged in the deadly explosion on July 10.Dozens of business owners and citizens attended a meeting at ...

 2018-07-20 11:49 

New Haven Register

Cow breaks Connecticut farm worker's jaw...

ELLINGTON, Conn. (AP) - A worker at a Connecticut dairy farm was taken to the hospital with a broken jaw after being head-butted by a cow.Seth Bahler, owner of Oakridge Dairy Farm in Ellington, tells the Journal Inquirer the 23-year-old man suffered the i...

 2018-07-20 11:43 

New Haven Register

The Latest: Iowa governor to check tornado damage...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Latest on severe weather and tornadoes in Iowa (all times local):6:45 a.m.Iowa's governor and lieutenant governor intend to visit several towns struck by tornadoes.The office of Gov. Kim Reynolds says she and Lt. Gov. Adam ...

 2018-07-20 11:27 

NBC Connecticut

Car Hits House in Manchester...

A car hit a house on Keeney Street in Manchester Thursday night and one person has minor injuries....

 2018-07-20 11:24 

New Haven Register

Trump ready to hit all Chinese imports with tariffs...

President Donald Trump has indicated that he's willing to hit every product imported from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell Friday.In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump said...

 2018-07-20 11:23 

WTIC

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Life Star called to overnight Lebanon crash...

LEBANON -- Fire officials say one person was injured and taken to the hospital by Life Star after a car crashed into a tree overnight. Around 12:45 a.m., the Lebanon Volunteer Fire Department says a car crashed into the tree on Trumbull Highway near Diane...

 2018-07-20 11:17 

NBC Connecticut

Person Found Pinned Under Car in Lebanon After Crash...

One person was flown to the hospital after a car hit a tree in Lebanon early Friday morning and one person was found pinned under the car....

 2018-07-20 11:14 

WTNH

8 Things To Do This Weekend: Hartford Jazz Fest, Cirque du Soleil & Sunflowers for Wishes...

A jazz fest, a fife and drum parade and incredible acrobatics! There's a lot going on this weekend including the Deep River Muster and Cirque du Soleil's Corteo! Here are 8 Things......

 2018-07-20 11:11 

New Haven Register

Mark Wahlberg buying auto dealership in Ohio...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Mark Wahlberg wants you to see the U.S.A. in a Chevrolet.The 47-year-old actor, producer, businessman and former rapper on Thursday announced he's launching his first car dealership, Mark Wahlberg Chevrolet in Columbus, Ohio.Wahl...

 2018-07-20 11:10 

New Haven Register

Baltimore gets $30M grant to help housing redevelopment...

BALTIMORE (AP) - Baltimore has been awarded a $30 million federal grant that will support the city's $889 million plan to revitalize three neighborhoods.News outlets report the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grant is being awarded to...

 2018-07-20 11:08 

NBC Connecticut

Afghan Taliban Claims Indirect Talks Are Underway With US...

U.S. officials are sitting down with former members of the Taliban as they try to wind down America's longest war, three Taliban commanders tell NBC News.The sources said the talks took place in Afghanistan......

 2018-07-20 11:00 

WTIC

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Student News: Dr. Petit works to remember his family...

Story by Madeline Dobson and Alexandra Fischer, Daniel Hand High School. The FOX 61 Student News program empowers Connecticut middle and high school students to explore the world of multi-media journalism by giving them the opportunity to capture, edit an...

 2018-07-20 11:00 

Norwich Bulletin

Colchester Senior Center to travel to Vermont...

The Colchester Senior Center will travel to Vermont at 6:45 a.m. Sept. 11.The group will travel to see the covered bridges with a local tour guide. Lunch will be held at the Bentley's Restaurant. The cost is $92 per person.To attend, sign up by Aug.3....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

The Courant

Car Talk: Convertible-Loving Mom Needs A Taller Car...

Car Talk: Convertible-loving mom needs a taller car...

 2018-07-20 10:50 

WTNH

Stop whatever you are doing and watch this toddler and dog play fetch over a fence...

When Erin Richter's son, Landon, had a friend come over to play on Wednesday, she never thought a video of a game they play all the time would be the cutest thing on all the internet just one day......

 2018-07-20 10:49 

WTIC

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Foodie Friday: East Street Eatery in Wolcott...

WOLCOTT -- In golf terminology, the food at East Street Eatery is a hole in one! The lunch and dinner hot spot at the Farmingbury Hills Golf Course has some of the tastiest food in the area....

 2018-07-20 10:35 

WTIC

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Another Wells Fargo mess: Pet insurance ripoff...

NEW YORK -- Not even pet insurance is safe from Wells Fargo's scandals. Wells Fargo has begun refunding customers who were harmed when the bank charged them for products including pet insurance, legal services, home warranties and other forms of insur...

 2018-07-20 10:35 

ctpost.com

With coastal storm, half the weekend a washout...

If you have outdoor plans this weekend, do it on Saturday.Come Saturday night, heavy rain moves in and will stay around into Monday.The rain will come from a coastal low pressure system thay will work its way up the eastern seaboard. Much of Saturday will...

 2018-07-20 10:26 

WTNH

Freebie Friday: Fries, health screenings and school supplies...

It's the end of the week and around here that means freebie Friday. We found a few money-savers over the next week....

 2018-07-20 10:25 

WTNH

Foodborne illness may be on the rise, here's why...

One child drank apple cider at a Connecticut farm, another a glass of juice during a road trip in Oregon; later, both were rushed to emergency rooms as they struggled for their lives. A middle-aged......

 2018-07-20 10:21 

New Haven Register

Honduran bishop accused of sexual misconduct resigns...

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a Honduran bishop accused of sexual misconduct with seminarians.Francis had ordered an investigation into the allegations against Tegulcigalpa Auxiliary Bishop Juan Jos Pineda Fasquelle last...

 2018-07-20 10:17 

WTNH

More than 300 older children split at border are reunited...

The Trump administration said Thursday that it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with their families after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds to go before a......

 2018-07-20 10:14 

New Haven Register

Truck driver convicted in Michigan crash that left 3 dead...

HOWELL, Mich. (AP) - A truck driver has been convicted in connection with a multi-vehicle crash that killed three people on U.S. 23 in southeastern Michigan.A jury this week found 62-year-old Gary Bryce Erard of Snover guilty of three misdemeanor counts o...

 2018-07-20 10:08 

New Haven Register

Nebraska farmer sues over crop damage from herbicide...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska farmer has sued herbicide manufacturers, saying his neighbors' use of the company products damaged his soybean crop last summer.The Lincoln Journal Star reports that Shane Greckel filed the federal lawsuit last week again...

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Homeless And In College: 17.5 Percent Of CSCU Students Surveyed Have No Permanent Home...

Daisia Kai Walker spends a lot of time lately being anxious about where she'll be next week or year. She's staying with a friend now, but she has no secure home. She's among the 17.5 percent of CSCU students surveyed who are housing insecure....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

UConn Accepting Nominations For The 2019 Thomas Dodd Human Rights Award...

The Thomas J. Dodd Center at the University of Connecticut announced Wednesday that nominations for the 2019 Thomas J. Dodd Prize in International Justice and Human Rights who's past honorees include President Bill Clinton, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and ...

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Editorial: Four Republicans Who Need To Grow A Spine...

Editorial: It's a shame four of the five Republicans vying for the gubernatorial nomination refused to comment on President Trump's press conference in Helsinki....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Ex-Farmington Council Member Jon Landry Expected In Court...

Jon Landry, the former Farmington town council member, accused of having a years-long extramarital affair with a young woman under the fake name of...

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

For Lindy Remigino, 10 Seconds Of Olympic Glory Translated Into A Lifetime Of Transforming Lives...

Lindy Remigino, the 1952 Olympic 100 meter and 4x100 relay gold medalist who died last week, won his Olympic gold medal in the 100 in 10.4 seconds. But, as his grandson Thomas Geer said at his funeral Monday, he used those 10.4 seconds to transform people...

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Editorial: And Now, For Some Good News...

Editorial: Good news on the jobs front is worth celebrating, but there's still a lot of work to do....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Boys Volleyball: Athlete Of The Year, Dan Cloutier, Newington...

The 2017-18 All-Courant boys volleyball player of the year is Newington's Dan Cloutier. The senior setter helped his team to its fourth state championship in five years....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

UConn To Study Self-Driving Cars With New Full-Sized Simulator...

A new, full-scale driving simulator at the University of Connecticut will be used to study how people really feel about self-driving cars....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

The 2017-18 All-Courant High School Boys Volleyball Team...

The 20-17-18 All-Courant boys volleyball team features player of the year Dan Cloutier of Newington, Patrick Agyemang of East Hartford, Matt Amoddio of Wethersfield, Nate Grivers of South Windsor and more...

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

At Downtown Hartford Site, Stanley Black & Decker Promotes 3D Printing...

Stanley Black & Decker opens downtown Hartford business accelerator....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Susan Campbell: Trump Ban An Affront To Connecticut Muslims...

Op-ed: President Trump's ban on immigrants from a number of Muslim countries is an affront to the many Muslims who live and work in communities across Connecticut, says Susan Campbell....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Mike Anthony: Sun's Hometown Heroes Night Resonates With Guard Rachel Banham...

Third-year Connecticut Sun guard Rachel Banham parents met as members of the Minneapolis police force, and her grandfather was the first black police officer at the University of Minnesota....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

Downtown Middletown Parking Site Nearly Back Online...

Demolition of the old Middletown parking garage is nearly complete, and city officials are planning to reopen the parking lot in August....

 2018-07-20 10:00 

The Courant

UConn Accepting Nominations For The 2019 Thomas Dodd Human Rights Award...

The Thomas J. Dodd Center at the University of Connecticut announced Wednesday that nominations for the 2019 Thomas J. Dodd Prize in International Justice and Human Rights who's past honorees include President Bill Clinton, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and ...

 2018-07-20 09:55 

WSHU

Cleveland Browns Take On 'The Office'...

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 2018-07-20 09:55 

WSHU

Invention Idea: Minivan Lawnmower...

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 2018-07-20 09:55 

WSHU

Is Trump The Toughest Ever On Russia?...

President Trump is in the process of inviting Russian President Vladimir Putin to come to Washington, D.C., this fall to continue the talks they started in Helsinki earlier this week. It's another sign of Trump's efforts to build closer ties with ...

 2018-07-20 09:53 

WTNH

Pet of the Week: Kyla...

This week's Pet of the Week is a sweet American Pit Bull Terrier named Kyla....

 2018-07-20 09:39 

New Haven Register

All aboard: Indiana town's railroad-themed area adds caboose...

CHESTERTON, Ind. (AP) - A northwestern Indiana town that already boasts railroad-themed elements has added a caboose and a boxcar to a park in its historic downtown.A crane lowered the red-and-white Norfolk Southern caboose into position Wednesday at Ches...

 2018-07-20 09:37 

New Haven Register

Fish passage improvement planned for northern Michigan creek...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A project getting underway this month will connect 14 miles (22.5 kilometers) of upstream fish habitat on Milligan Creek, a tributary of the Upper Black River in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.The Michigan Department of Natu...

 2018-07-20 09:34 

WTNH

71-year-old man dies from flesh-eating bacteria linked to tainted oyster...

A 71-year-old man died from a flesh-eating bacteria that health officials say he contracted from eating a bad raw oyster at a Florida seafood restaurant....

 2018-07-20 09:32 

New Haven Register

Self-guided tour and celebration of art opens in Detroit...

DETROIT (AP) - A free, self-guided tour and celebration of contemporary art and culture is coming to Detroit. Detroit Art Week is scheduled to run Friday through Sunday at various locations across the city.Participants can visit a number of galleries and ...

 2018-07-20 09:11 

WSHU

Week Of Trump Reversals Puts 2018 Election Security In The Spotlight...

With less than four months to go, how much are this year's midterm elections at risk for the kind of interference sowed by Russia in 2016? It's a question that's coming up again because of President Trump's seemingly shifting positions thi...

 2018-07-20 09:11 

WSHU

EPA Inspector General Blames 'Management Weakness' In Flint Response...

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 2018-07-20 09:11 

WSHU

Sarah Sanders Marks One Year On The Job...

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