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 2020-04-02 13:58 

New Haven Register

Alaska utility raises electric rates, will not cut service...

KENAI, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska electric utility has announced a rate increase, but does not plan to cut service to residents facing financial hardship who do not pay their bills. The Homer Electric Association said the rate hike took effect on April 1, Th...

 2020-04-02 13:56 

NBC Sports

Tom Brady has moved into Derek Jeter's mansion...

What is this, a CROSSOVER EPISODE?...

 2020-04-02 13:56 

New Haven Register

Dairy farmers begin to flush away milk due to coronavirus...

WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) - Many dairy processing plants across Wisconsin have more product than they can handle and that's forced farmers to begin dumping their milk down the drain. That's the case at Golden E Dairy near West Bend. Farmer Ryan Elbe to...

 2020-04-02 13:56 

Republican-American

Northfield Volunteer Fire presents Rolling Rally...
 2020-04-02 13:55 

New Haven Register

Idled CT casinos aiding furloughed workers as they ponder next moves...

Connecticut casinos handing out aid to furloughed workers as they extend a reopening date to mid-April. That may be too soon, of course....

 2020-04-02 13:54 

Republican-American

Square One won't finish 30th season, but 'The Dining Room' lives on...

Square One Theatre Company in Stratford had just opened its production of A.R. Gurney's "The Dining Room" when the show came to an abrupt halt because of the coronavirus. Accordin......

 2020-04-02 13:54 

Republican-American

Grounded by the virus: Bands watch plans collapse...

As social distancing and self-quarantining rises to combat the spread of COVID-19, national music acts have watched tour plans collapse and evaporate. While arena acts like Cher and Kiss likely hav......

 2020-04-02 13:53 

New Haven Register

Alaska fishing industry plans for salmon season amid virus...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Alaska government officials and fishing industry professionals are making plans to ensure the state can have a strong summer salmon season amid changes forced by the outbreak of the coronavirus. Alaska's chief medical officer ...

 2020-04-02 13:52 

WSHU

Connecticut Charities Unite To Fight Coronavirus...

A group of Connecticut nonprofits has created a new charitable organization to raise money in response to COVID-19. The funds will be given to agencies that provide food, housing, childcare and other services....

 2020-04-02 13:50 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

Now a coach, Wes Welker reflects on playing for Bill Belichick...

San Francisco wide receivers coach Wes Welker spent six seasons playing for Bill Belichick in New England. The two didn't always see eye to eye, and now that Welker is coaching, he thinks about how....

 2020-04-02 13:50 

WTNH

Scene secured in Vernon neighborhood where residents were advised to shelter in basements by police...

Residents of a Vernon neighborhood were advised to shelter in place in their basements Thursday morning due to a heavy police presence....

 2020-04-02 13:49 

NBC Connecticut

Governor to Give Update on COVID-19 in Connecticut...

Gov. Ned Lamont will hold a news briefing on Thursday afternoon to provide updates on the coronavirus impact on the state and the state's response efforts.......

 2020-04-02 13:49 

WTNH

Plainfield PD: Three suspects caught impersonating FedEx delivery drivers...

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Three New Jersey residents caught impersonating FedEx delivery drivers in Plainfield are now facing larceny and forgery charges. Police were called to the first incident near Putnam Road at around 11 a.m. Tuesday. 24-year-...

 2020-04-02 13:48 

ESPN

Trevon Diggs embarks on NFL path paved by brother, father figure Stefon...

Trevon Diggs lost his father when he was 10, but his brother Stefon has supported him all the way to the NFL....

 2020-04-02 13:48 

Republican-American

Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Both the Islamic State group and al-Qaida see the coronavirus as a threat, but some of their fighters also see the upheaval from the pandemic as an opportunity to win over more ......

 2020-04-02 13:46 

NBC Connecticut

Elicker to Update New Haven's Coronavirus Response Thursday Afternoon...

New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker said the city has 133 cases of coronavirus in the city. The state Department of Public Health lists 135 cases in New Haven, but......

 2020-04-02 13:46 

New Haven Register

Ohio logs more jobless claims in 2 weeks than in all of 2019...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The state human services agency reported more than 272,000 jobless claims for last week, and the attorney general sped up the placement of 300 new police recruits onto Ohio streets. A look at coronavirus-related developments in Ohio ...

 2020-04-02 13:45 

CBS Connecticut

[ WTIC ]

WBZ Mid-Morning Forecast For April 2...

Zack Green has your latest weather forecast....

 2020-04-02 13:41 

NBC Sports

White Sox broadcaster Ed Farmer dies...

2020 was poised to be Farmer's 29th calling White Sox games...

 2020-04-02 13:41 

Republican-American

Five Connecticut nursing homes selected to house COVID-19 patients...

HARTFORD — State officials have identified nursing homes that could potentially house coronavirus patients, but nursing home operators say several were erroneously listed. The Lamont administ......

 2020-04-02 13:41 

The Courant

Call to arms: Compressed schedule could mean more pitchers...

Major League Baseball and the players' association have talked about a compressed schedule to get in as many games as possible. That will set off a call to arms....

 2020-04-02 13:41 

Republican-American

There's another important word that starts with "C" to take care of, your colon...
 2020-04-02 13:38 

Norwich Bulletin

College students want to change how they're graded as coronavirus pandemic disrupts everything...

Nothing is the same for college students, thanks to the coronavirus.Most have moved out of dorms. Their classes have moved online. Labs and performing arts classes now bear little resemblance to normal.But one thing hasn't changed, at least at some co...

 2020-04-02 13:35 

NBC Sports

PHT Morning Skate: Eichel, Skinner make donations; feel-good stories NHL teams...

Checking in on all of the news around the NHL with the PHT Morning Skate, including players helping the ongoing fight and some other feel-good stories....

 2020-04-02 13:35 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

Is Tua as healthy as he says?...

Former Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa says he feels "100 percent," but since teams can't conduct a final medical recheck this year, is he worth the risk?...

 2020-04-02 13:35 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

Is Payton trying to send a message to Brees?...

Saints coach Sean Payton claims his slip of saying 2020 is Drew Brees' final season isn't true, but Chris Simms and Mike Florio wouldn't be surprised if there's more to it....

 2020-04-02 13:35 

NBC Sports

[ NFL ]

Stay-at-home orders will affect upcoming NFL Draft...

The NFL will currently let teams to gather for mini war rooms of ten or less people during the 2020 NFL Draft, but Mike Florio and Chris Simms don't believe the rule will stay in place for very long....

 2020-04-02 13:34 

ESPN

Lowe: How NBA players are parenting through the coronavirus shutdown...

Players and coaches are getting creative with their young kids while they're all stuck at home....

 2020-04-02 13:33 

ESPN

'Basketball can wait': How NBA coaches are navigating an unprecedented season...

Frank Vogel, Nick Nurse and other NBA coaches are figuring out how to lead their teams through the uncertainty of a season stoppage....

 2020-04-02 13:32 

Republican-American

Pakistan court overturns conviction in death of Daniel Pearl...

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court Thursday overturned the murder conviction of a British Pakistani man found guilty of the 2002 kidnapping and killing of Wall Street Journal reporter Danie......

 2020-04-02 13:32 

MyRecordJournal.com

Silver Alert issued for Southington teen...

Silver Alert issued for Southington teen- SOUTHINGTON — A Silver Alert was issued for a local teen on Wednesday. Reina Sosa, 15, was reported missing on Wednesday. She is described as five feet, four inches tall, 160 pounds, with brown hair and brow...

 2020-04-02 13:32 

ESPN

Sources: Astros bans end in '20 even if no games...

Because AJ Hinch's and Jeff Luhnow's suspensions are tied to the end of the 2020 postseason rather than a specific number of games, MLB will view them as having served their discipline this year no matter what, sources told ESPN....

 2020-04-02 13:31 

The Courant

Daily coronavirus updates: Nursing homes to move hundreds of patients; Medical examiner awaiting results on autopsy of newborn...

As the number of coronavirus deaths continues to rise in Connecticut, nursing homes are planning to separate hundreds of patients into COVID-19 positive and negative locations and hospitals across the state are girding for a surge in infections....

 2020-04-02 13:31 

CBS Connecticut

[ WTIC ]

WBZ News Update For April 2...

Patriots Plane Delivering 1.2M Masks; 31-Year-Old Mass. Man Dies Of Coronavirus; Field Hospital Volunteers Needed; Weather Update...

 2020-04-02 13:31 

Norwich Bulletin

A New Jersey doctor is the first emergency physician to die from coronavirus in the US...

HACKENSACK, N.J. An East Orange General Hospital doctor on Wednesday became the first emergency physician to die from likely coronavirus complications, the American College of Emergency Physicians said in a statement.Frank Gabrin, 60, of New York City die...

 2020-04-02 13:30 

WFSB

Professional CrossFit unites in common cause during the coronavirus pandemic...

As the sport of professional CrossFit sits in limbo, unsure as to whether their annual world championships, the CrossFit Games scheduled for late July, will even take place, many of...

 2020-04-02 13:29 

New Haven Register

Record 311,000 file initial unemployment claims in Michigan...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Claims for unemployment benefits continued to skyrocket in Michigan last week during the coronavirus pandemic, when 311,000 people filed initial applications - more than double from the previous week. The number of applications shatt...

 2020-04-02 13:25 

Republican-American

Grocery store workers become count-takers to comply with occupancy limit...

Stores required to limit number of shoppers to 50% of maximum occupancy...

 2020-04-02 13:25 

Republican-American

Grocery store workers become count-takers to comply with occupancy limit...

Stores required to limit number of shoppers to 50% of maximum occupancy...

 2020-04-02 13:25 

ESPN

The 20 biggest matches in WrestleMania history...

Over 35 years of events, these 20 WrestleMania matches stand out above the rest....

 2020-04-02 13:25 

WSHU

Connecticut National Guard Builds Field Hospital On SCSU Campus...

A 250-bed FEMA mobile hospital has been set up on the campus of Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven. It's part of the state's effort to increase hospital bed capacity in anticipation of a surge of COVID-19 admissions....

 2020-04-02 13:24 

The Courant

Hockey players in the minors face uncertainty, job fears...

Players on NHL deals continue to be paid while the season is suspended, but ECHL teams couldn't afford to follow the same path. Hockey players in the minors face an uncertain future and even offseason jobs could be hard to come by....

 2020-04-02 13:24 

CBS Connecticut

[ WTIC ]

Patriots Plane Bringing 1.2 Million N95 Masks From China To Massachusetts...

WBZ TV's Breana Pitts reports....

 2020-04-02 13:21 

NBC Connecticut

3 Waterbury Police Officers Test Positive for COVID-19...

Three Waterbury police officers have tested positive for COVID-19. All three are at home, recovering and are in self-isolation, according to Lt. David Silverio,......

 2020-04-02 13:21 

ESPN

Ichiro's love of hamburgers, math and his bats...

Ichiro Suzuki enjoyed one of America's staple meals. He could figure out an equation in seconds. And he never, ever threw his bat -- ever....

 2020-04-02 13:20 

Norwich Bulletin

Home Depot executes 'stop-sale' order for N95 masks, donates them to health care workers during coronavirus...

Home Depot said it has halted all sales of N95 masks at its stores and website and "redirected" them to be donated to hospitals, health care workers and first responders treating patients during the coronavirus pandemic.The company said Wednesday ...

 2020-04-02 13:20 

Norwich Bulletin

Pomfret Community School students earn awards...

Pomfret Community School students Sophia Scandalito and Colby Smith recently were honored by the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents Student Award Recognition Program.The award, sponsored in part by the Northeast Area Superintendents ...

 2020-04-02 13:17 

WFSB

Today is Autism Awareness Day...

Groups in Connecticut and around the world have been working to recognize April 2 as Autism Awareness Day....

 2020-04-02 13:14 

New Haven Register

Kansas plans to increase testing soon in fight against virus...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas is gearing up for a large increase in testing as it works to bring an outbreak of the coronavirus under control. Dr. Lee Norman, Kansas secretary of health and environment, said Wednesday that he expects to have up to 64,000 tes...

 2020-04-02 13:13 

NBC Sports

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