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Construction to Cause Q-Bridge Troubles for Drivers

Parts of the Quinnipiac River Bridge will be closed next weekend as the Department of Transportation continues a long-term construction project. “It's a mad house now. It's going to be worse when they...

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Ex-Federal Prosecutor Found Dead Under N.J. Bridge

A former federal prosecutor who pursued public corruption in Newark and appeared on TV as a legal expert was found underneath a bridge in New Jersey Wednesday, dead of an apparent self-inflicted...

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Skimming Device Found on New Haven ATM

New Haven police and the U.S. Secret Service are investigating after a skimming device was found on an ATM in downtown. Authorities wouldn't say which bank it belonged to, but said the micro-devices...

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Hartford Riverfest Fireworks Tonight

The Hartford Riverfest fireworks have been rescheduled to today, July 18 at 9:30 p.m., after high water levels forced the event to be postponed. The signature event in the capital city has been...

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Stephen King Comes to Hartford Tonight

If you’re a fan of Stephen King’s books, or films based on his books, then you will want to plan on attending a special live event in Hartford next week. The modern master of thrillers will be here for...

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Justin Bieber to Play Sold-Out Show at XL Center

Hartford will be busy tonight with people heading in for Riverfest and Stephen King's talk at the Bushnell, but many of the tweens heading to the capital city tonight will be there to see Justin...

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Mars May Have Had Ancient Ocean

Scientists at Caltech have found the “strongest” evidence yet to suggest a massive ocean once covered much of Mars’ now-dry northern hemisphere. Scientists estimate this huge body of water would have...

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Man Gets $92 Quadrillion, Briefly Becomes World's Richest

A man from Pennsylvania was briefly the world’s richest man when he discovered a little over $92 quadrillion dollars in his PaylPal account Friday. Chris Reynolds opened his monthly email statement and...

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2-Year-Old Boy Found Unresponsive in Pool

A 2-year-old boy  is in critical condition after he was found unresponsive in a backyard pool on Wednesday evening. Police said the boy and his parents were visiting a home at 36 Glenstone Road in...

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Mayor to Speak at Benefit for Sex Assault Victims

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, under fire for allegations of sexual harassment, will no longer be honored at a benefit for sex assault victims, but organizers still want him to be a keynote speaker....

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State Issues Unhealthy Air Quality Warning

The heave wave continues and the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is forecasting unhealthy air quality, especially the elderly, small children and those with respiratory...

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Bedbug-Covered Man Forces NYC Courtroom Evacuation: Report

A Manhattan courtroom was briefly evacuated Tuesday after bedbugs were spotted crawling up the neck of a man who showed up to answer a desk-appearance ticket, according to a published report. The woman...

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Martina Hingis to Play New Haven Open

Martina Hingis, the multiple-Grand Slam Champion, will be in Connecticut next month to compete in the New Haven Open at Yale. The competition happens between August 16 and 24 and Hingis, 33, will...

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Man Accused of Beating Alleged Harasser

Police have arrested a Stamford man accused of beating another man who had been harassing him and his wife, according to police. Police arrested Rodolfo Calate-Morente, 35, after responding to an...

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Waterbury Police Conduct Daylight Prostitution Sting

Waterbury police arrested 10 women in a daylight prostitution sting on Wednesday. An undercover officer drove through the Hillside neighborhood and Freight street and acted as a "John", according to...

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Adorable Bobcat Cubs Spotted in Farmington

People who live and work in Farmington have had their cameras ready to capture images of bobcat cubs as well as mama bears and their cubs in town this week. Karen Oakes took photos of bobcat cubs on...

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6,000 Evacuated as Mountain Fire Rages

A wildfire continued to rage into its fourth day Thursday, covering more than 35 square miles of California's scenic San Jacinto Mountains and prompting more evacuations. The Mountain Fire, burning...

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Dog Left Alone in Car Dies

Woodbridge police have charged a woman with cruelty to animals after her dog was found dead in a hot car, police said. Woodbridge police and Woodbridge Municipal Animal Control responded to a Lunar...

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Summer Sleepover Turns Fatal: Girl, 8, Killed

It was supposed to be an evening of fun. Eight-year-old Alaysha Carradine was sleeping over at a friend's house in Oakland, excited to go to a modeling show on Thursday with her buddy. Instead, the...

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Norwalk Virtual Bookstore Gets State Grant to Expand

The state announced $400,000 in grants and loans to Akademos, Inc., a Norwalk-based online book seller to expand its operations and hire seven additional employees “Supporting companies like Akademos...

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