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Amber Alert for Toddler Canceled

Police have canceled an Amber Alert for Madison Wilson and the 1-year-old-girl was reunited with her mother. Police said her biological father, Robert Williamson, 46, kidnapped her in New Haven on...

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Man Injured in Four-Story Fall

A man was critically injured after apparently falling from a fourth-floor window in Naugatuck Wednesday. According to police, a 24-year-old man was found laying on the ground next to a multi-family...

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Priest Indicted in Federal Crystal Meth Case

A federal grand jury has indicted three men from Connecticut—including a priest—and two individuals from California with conspiring to distribute methamphetamine, the U.S. Attorney's office said...

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Professor to Be Freed 5 Years After Conviction for Wife's Murder

Ellen Gregory Robb was murdered by her husband — beaten to death as she wrapped Christmas gifts in December of 2006. Dr. Rafael Robb, once a highly-regarded professor at the University of Pennsylvania,...

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"Aaron's Law" Would Tweak Hacking Law for Late Reddit Activist

A Silicon Valley congresswoman took to Reddit this week to propose tweaking a computer fraud law used to prosecute Aaron Swartz, the Internet activist who committed suicide last week and had faced...

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Students Fall Through Ice in Torrington

Two Torrington High School students were taken to a local hospital as a precaution after falling through ice on Besse Pond, right near Torrington High School, around 7 a.m. on Thursday. Fire officials...

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Anti-Doping Experts: Culture Must Change

Anti-doping pioneer Don Catlin spent a quarter century trying to catch athletes using performance-enhancing drugs, snaring many of the world's biggest cheaters — but he never caught Lance Armstrong....

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Cops, Firefighters Compete to Help Newtown Fund

Police officers and firefighters in Newtown will be using their brawn to raise money for the Sandy Hook School Memorial Scholarship Fund, which was set up in the days following the school shooting in...

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Drugs, Guns and 164 Rounds of Ammo Seized in Hartford

State police seized five guns, more than 150 rounds of ammunition and drugs from a Hartford home during a drug sweep. State Police detectives, Hartford police and local officers from the Statewide...

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Aquarium Gets Adorable, Blind Baby Sea Lion

A 1-year-old sea lion named Cruz lost his eyesight after suffering a gunshot wound to the face. He and another sea lion, Tanner, made their public debut recently at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium. NBC...

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Health Club Membership Warnings

This is the time of year many join new gyms or expensive health clubs. Here are a few tips to help you avoid getting sucked into costly commitments.

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Manti Te'o Must Answer Questions

Hours after Notre Dame officials held a strange press conference about their star linebacker Manti Te'o and an Internet hoax, someone tweeted fuel to the fire.  The tweet -- announcing new information...

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Not Quite Foot-Long Subway Sandwich Buzzes Online

A photo an Australian man posted of a Subway foot-long sandwich that was actually 11 inches earlier this week is getting a lot of attention online and prompting a lot of people to question whether the...

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Dramatic Surveillance Video Shows Gas Station Shootout

The video shows shows a homeless man, Hasib Kuric, giving the clerk, identified as 45-year-old Leonard Carr, a critical warning of trouble outside. Kuric and gas station owner Bhagwanath Ramnarine...

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Campus Sexual Assault Response Report Card Released

A report was released this morning on how private and public Connecticut colleges and universities address sexual violence. The schools received high grades for the policies they have in place, but the...

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Munchies Run Ends in Arrest

A 23-year-old Vernon man was arrested early Thursday morning after smashing a sandwich shop window and grabbing a late-night snack, according to police. Police said they found Michael Anthony Smith...

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On a "Budget," Tickets and Yankee Haters

President Barack Obama's second inauguration takes place Monday, and there's a lot going on. In an effort to keep you up to date, we'll be bringing you a daily round-up of interesting news, notes and...

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By the Numbers: Gun Violence in America

Mass shootings have a way of focusing the nation's attention to the scourge of gun violence, but those events are relatively infrequent. In some parts of the country, gunfire is a part of everyday...

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Ice Caused Rollover in North Haven

Route 5 in North Haven has reopened after a truck apparently slid on black ice and rolled over. A truck from Diesel Direct, based in Stoughton Massachusetts, rolled over on Washington Avenue at Defco...

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State GOP Outraged by Martha Dean's Sandy Hook Post

Republican leaders in Connecticut are outraged at former GOP Attorney General candidate Martha Dean for posting a link on her Facebook page to a video that promotes conspiracy theories about the...

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