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East Windsor High School Students Mourn Loss of Classmate

Students at East Windsor High School returned to an emotional day of class on Tuesday, just days after one of their classmates was killed in a car crash over the weekend. Brooke Wormstedt, a...

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Crash Causing Delays on I-95 in Bridgeport

A crash on Interstate 95 Northbound in Bridgeport this afternoon is causing delays. There is an overturned tractor-trailer between exits 26 and 27, according to an alert from the Connecticut Department...

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Route 2 West in Colchester Closed

Route 2 West in Colchester is closed at exit 16 because of a crash involving a van and a sedan. State police have responded. Aetna Ambulance Service, Inc. and ASM released a statement saying one person...

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2-Year Sentence for Man in Cat Killing

A man accused of killing three cats by beating them and throwing them off a staircase has been sentenced to two years in prison, suspended after 30 days, Stanislaw Ternacki was charged with seven...

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Suspects in New Haven Home Invasions Arrested

New Haven Police have arrested two men suspected of working together to commit two daytime home invasions in the city this month.  The  two crimes happened in the mid-afternoon, a week apart and the...

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Metro-North Track Foreman Killed By Train

A Metro-North track worker is dead after being hit by a train in West Haven, according to Metro-North and West Haven police. Metro-North identified the worker as Robert Luden, 52, of East Haven. Luden,...

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Trailer Carting Antiques Stolen in Tolland

Someone stole a 20-foot trailer holding thousands of dollars worth of antiques last week and state police are trying to find whoever committed the brazen crime. The Capitol Salvage trailer holding...

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New Haven Approves 2013-2014 Budget

Tonight the New Haven Board of Alderman unanimously approved the 2013-2014 fiscal year city budget. The vote came during a special meeting Tuesday evening. The board approved the $497,454,609 budget...

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Disneyland's Toontown Reopens After Loud Explosion

Disneyland's Toontown reopened Tuesday night after a loud explosion prompted authorities to close it for hours as a precaution. The explosion was caused by dry ice in a water bottle, according to bomb...

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Library Book Returned 32 Years Late

Better late than never at a Northern California school where a library book originally checked out for "overnight use" has been returned 32 years later. The book about birds was checked out from the...

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Waterbury Principal on Leave, Accused of Drunken Incident

A elementary school principal in Waterbury has been placed on leave after a drunken night landed him behind bars, according to police. Brian Goggin, principal of Bunker Hill Elementary School, has been...

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First Selectman Recovering After Being Crushed By Tree

The state Department of Occupational Health and Safety is investigating in Preston after a tree ame down on the First Selectman earlier this month. “I think I’m very lucky. I think it was a close...

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Several Break-Ins Reported in New Haven Neighborhood

Neighbors on Everit Street in New Haven are concerned about crime after reports of at least five home and car break-ins in recent days and police are urging residents to take measures to protect their...

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Two in Custody After Country Club Break-In

Police have taken two people into custody after a break-in at the Indian Hill Country Club in Newington early Wednesday morning.  The officer manager said one of the suspects is her son and he used to...

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Middletown High School Evacuation Over

Middletown High School was evacuated as a precaution this morning over a suspicious item and the scene is now clear. The police and fire departments responded to call about  a suspicious package found...

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Drivers See Adolf Hitler in Teapot Billboard

Sometimes, a teapot is just a teapot. Other times, it sort of looks like Adolf Hitler if you squint. That's apparently the case on a JC Penney billboard in Culver City, Calif. Photos of the big ad...

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NY Man Exonerated of Rape, Murder Gets Degree

A New York man who spent 16 years in prison for a rape and murder he did not commit is celebrating a new milestone in his life as an exonerated man: a master's degree in criminal justice. Jeffrey...

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"Fast & Furious" Fan Saves Woman From Crash

A woman survived a fiery crash in suburban Chicago early Wednesday thanks to a good Samaritan who helped her escape the wreck. State Police said the woman crossed four lanes of traffic on northbound...

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Woman Thought She Had Time to Turn “Trick” Before Cops Arrived

A woman who called police to report her “pimp” for harassment was charged with prostitution when she underestimated how long it would take police to arrive at her motel, according to police.Jennifer...

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FB's Mea Culpa, Will Do More to Monitor Hate vs. Women

Facebook made a mea culpa, acknowledging in a blog post that it has "become clear that our systems to identify and remove hate have failed to work as effectively as we would like, particularly around...

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