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Watertown Woman Sexually Assaulted at Home: Cops

Watertown police are investigating a sexual assault in the Oakville section of town. According to police, a man broken into the home of a 41-year-old woman Thursday night and sexually assaulted her....

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Sex Offender Sentenced to 120 Years in Prison

A registered sex offender was sentenced to 120 years in prison Friday for an assault on a child in 2010. Brian Wright, 48, was arrested July 29, 2010 on charged he attempted to abduct and sexually...

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Volleyball Tournament To Provide Economic Bump to Hartford

  Businesses in Hartford geared up for a busy weekend, as a three-day volleyball tournament kicked off at the CT Convention Center in Hartford, Saturday.   “This is really exciting. It’s a big deal,”...

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Authorities Vigilant for Inauguration

President Barack Obama's 2009 inauguration was, from a security standpoint, about as hairy as it gets: the most important people in American government, from the commander-in-chief to the Supreme...

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Man Pleads Not Guilty to Taking Girl

A Connecticut man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he drove to eastern Kentucky to pick up a 14-year-old girl. David Hernandez of New Britain is charged with custodial interference and unlawful...

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Police Looking for Man Wanted in Attempted Arson

Police are seeking a man suspected of trying to start a fire at an apartment building in Hartford Friday night. A woman confronted a man pouring gasoline over the bushes and front windows of a building...

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Hundreds of Gun Rights Advocates Rally in Connecticut

Hundreds of opponents of gun control legislation held a rally at the Connecticut state Capitol, part of a series of demonstrations being held across the country. Organizers say the rallies enable...

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Flu Season Fuels Debate over Mandatory Paid Sick Leave

NEW YORK (AP) -- An unusually early and vigorous flu season is drawing attention to a cause that has scored victories but also hit roadblocks in recent years: mandatory paid sick leave....

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Obama Starts New Term With Eye on History

President Barack Obama began his second term on Sunday, emboldened by his renewed political capital but still chasing the grand vision he laid out four years ago, when he promised to lead a battered...

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Two Children Hit by Car

Authorities in Vernon say two children were hit by a car as they crossed the street Saturday. According to police, 50-year-old Kristopher Hansen of Vernon was driving southbound on West Street when he...

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Man in Custody After Police Standoff in Waterford

A man is in custody after an hours-long standoff with police at the Woodland Mobile Home Park in Waterford. Police and SWAT teams responded after an armed man barricaded himself inside a trailer...

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Prominent NYC Minister to Speak at Newtown Church

Since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, many members of the community continue to struggle to heal. The Rev. James A. Forbes Jr., who led one of the country's most prominent liberal...

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Malloy's Sandy Hook Advisory Panel to Meet

The panel charged by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to recommend possible changes to state laws and policies in the wake of the deadly elementary school shooting in Newtown is meeting for the first time. The...

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Flu Shots Recommended for Healthcare Workers

The latest strain of influenza has been deemed "widespread" in California and some experts are strongly recommending that health officials get flu shots. Ted Chen reports from Santa Monica for the NBC4...

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Valerie Jarrett Discusses Opportunities for Obama's Second Term

President Barack Obama's senior advisor Valerie Jarrett talks about the benefit of having four years under the belt moving forward into a second term. Mary Ann Ahern reports for NBC News on Sunday,...

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David Gregory Previews Obama's Second Term

"Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory joined NBC Washington's Angie Goff and Richard Jordan to discuss the issues that will likely define President Obama's second term.Photo Credit: AP

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Apple Looks to Make Siri More "Witty"

Apple apparently is looking for someone to sassify Siri, its iPhone virtual assistant, according to reports. 9to5 Mac spotted the Apple ad on its corporate jobs site, which asked for a job candidate to...

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Babysitter Took Child to Motel Pool Party: Cops

Police have charged a Bridgeport babysitter after the woman went missing with the 2-year-old girl she was watching. A Silver Alert was issued for Samya Quinones, 20, and 2-year-old McKenzie Hill around...

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Inauguration Around the Web: Cake, Blood and Typos

President Barack Obama's second inauguration takes place today, and there's a lot going on. Some highlights from around the web:  In 2009, an estimated 1.8 million people came out to watch Barack...

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Woody Johnson Says Tim Tebow Was "Forced" on Him: Report

"I think you can never have enough Tim Tebow." That was Jets owner Woody Johnson back in August, when the Jets still had a glimmer of hope for the year to come. Johnson said that at the height of the...

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