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Alert for Missing Teen Canceled

Police have canceled an alert for a 15-year-old girl from North Grosvenordale reported missing. Police canceled the alert at 10:27 a.m. Until then, Chardonnae Presbre-Colt had last been seen near...

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2 Smokers Hurt in Texas Oil Facility Explosion: Officials

Two people were critically injured in an explosion and fire Tuesday morning after smoking on a catwalk over oil storage tanks in northeast Texas, officials say. According to Van Zandt County Fire...

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Nightclub Safety 101

Firefighters work to douse a fire at the Kiss Club in Santa Maria city, Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013. Firefighters say that the death toll from a fire that swept through a...

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Lawmakers to Hear Testimony Today on Mental Health Services

The day after a bipartisan Gun Violence Prevention task force held 16-and-a-half hour hearing on preventing gun violence, a hearing will be held in Hartford on how to improve mental health in...

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Woman Charged With Armed Robbery at Luv Express

Vernon police arrested a 20-year-old local woman accused of committing an armed robbery at Luv Express, an adult shop at 65 Windsor Ave., on Monday night. Police said Angela Jordan, 20, of West Street,...

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Driver Hospitalized After SUV Hits House

A sport utility vehicle hit a house at Warren and Windsor streets in Hartford on Tuesday morning and the driver has been taken to a local hospital. Weather might have been a factor. Roads were slick...

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New Haven Officer Accused of Domestic Violence

A 14-year veteran of the New Haven police department has been charged with assault and threatening after a domestic violence complaint was filed and he has been assigned to administrative duties,...

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Man in Critical Condition After Bridgeport Shooting

A male is in critical condition after a shooting at a public housing complex in Bridgeport on Tuesday afternoon. Police said the shooting happened between Buildings 4 and 5 of the Bridgeport Housing...

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Police Increase Patrols During Super Bowl

If you plan to imbibe on Super Bowl Sunday and on St. Patrick’s Day, make sure you have a designated driver. Police in Farmington said they will be out in full force, working to make the roads safer...

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Water Department Impostors Strike in Meriden

Two men who claimed to be Water Department employees stole $5,000 from an elderly Meriden couple after getting into their home on Saturday morning. The perpetrators went to a home on Sunbright Drive...

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Vigil Tonight in Memory of Girls Killed in Putnam Fire

A vigil will be held tonight in Putnam in memory of two little girls who were killed in a fire at their home last Tuesday morning. Alexis Auger, 3, and 9-month-old Ava Auger died of smoke inhalation...

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School Security Forum Tonight in Newington

A school security forum will be held on Tuesday night in Newington to discuss school security issues. It will take place at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium and panel members will include the...

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A-Rod Denies Report Linking Him to PEDs

Alex Rodriguez denied a newspaper report that accused him of buying human growth hormone and other performance-enhancing substances from a Miami-area clinic. The Miami New Times, an alternative weekly,...

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Gay Boy Scout Hopeful of National Change

The news on Monday that the Boy Scouts of America has signaled its readiness to end the exclusion of gays as scouts or leaders came as a welcome surprise to one California family, whose teenage son has...

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Middletown Eye Doctor Arrested

A Middletown optician whose professional license was suspended last year after he was charged with sexually assaulting a customer was arrested on Tuesday after an investigation revealed that he had...

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Sources: Heroin Use Probed in Death of Pickens' Grandson

Police are investigating the death of Thomas "Ty" Boone Pickens IV, the 21-year-old grandson of billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens, as a possible drug overdose, two sources familiar with the...

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The Final Answer to the Tim Tebow Mystery

It took almost a year, but someone finally stood up and took responsibility for the trade that brought Tim Tebow to the New York Jets.  Former general manager Mike Tannenbaum didn't let his lack of...

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West Haven Bakery Closing After Decades in Business

A West Haven institution is closing its doors after 67 years in business. The owners of Peschell's Bakery announce Tuesday that they are retiring and closing the business for good. Peschell's has been...

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Moss Proclaims He's "The Greatest Receiver" in NFL History

Super Bowl Media Day is upon us, a time when the density of journalists and athletes reaches critical mass. Usually, this intense proximity causes one or two moments noteworthy for their...

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Vigil for Victims of Putnam Fire

On Tuesday night friends said goodbye to Ava and Alexis Auger at a candlelight vigil.  The young sisters were killed a week ago in a Putnam house fire.  Investigators said the damage was so bad they...

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