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Calif. Firefighters "Get a Handle" on Fire That Threatened 100 Homes

Firefighters worked overnight to "get a handle" on a 170-acre wildfire that began on a hillside in the southern California community of Fillmore and burned two homes amid strong wind gusts. The fire...

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Man with BB Gun Arrested Near Obama's Motorcade Route: Cops

A homeless man was taken into custody Monday afternoon when he was found with a BB gun near the route President Barack Obama's motorcade was taking, according to police in Connecticut. Police said...

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Obama Leaves Connecticut With“Team Vicki Soto" Shirts

When President Barack Obama came to Connecticut to make a national push for federal gun control legislation, he met privately with 11 relatives of victims of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary...

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Louisville Takes NCAA Title in Thriller

The Louisville Cardinals entered the NCAA Tournament as the best team in the country and they're exiting it the same way. Louisville came back from 12 points down in the first half and became NCAA...

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Newtown High, and Pomperaug to Play Game to Remember

The Newtown and Pomperaug High School Varsity Baseball teams have been championship rivals for the past few years, and this year they are bringing their competition to another level, making it an event...

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2 Cars Destroyed in Derby Crash

Derby police responded to a crash this morning that appears to have destroyed two vehicles. The crash happened on Academy Hill Road in Derby on Tuesday morning, and one car flipped over, but little...

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Budget Woes Ground Blue Angels

The Blue Angels' wings have been pinned to the ground this year due to budget concerns. NBC News has learned all of the performances of the U.S. Navy’s elite flight demo squad for the rest of the year...

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Malloy Announces Plan to Reduce Insurance Denials for Mental Health Services

The Connecticut Insurance Department and the UConn Health Center are collaborating to help families struggling to get mental health treatment paid through their insurance, according to Gov. Dannel...

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Bill Clinton Sends His First Tweet

Former President Bill Clinton sent out his first tweet over the weekend with a little help from Stephen Colbert. The talk show host helped Clinton set up his Twitter account on Monday's "Colbert...

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AG Seeks CL&P Penalties Over Storm Costs

Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen has asked state regulators to penalize the state's largest utility, which is seeking $414 million in higher rates from customers to pay for damage caused by...

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Circus Elephant Hurt in Drive-By Shooting

An endangered Asian elephant traveling with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus was injured Tuesday morning in a drive-by shooting in northern Mississippi, according to local news...

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Today's Temp Sets New Record

Temperatures are at a record high today after a chilly start to April. The mercury reached 81 degrees at Sikorsky Airport in Bridgeport, breaking the record for the day of 79 degrees set in 1991,...

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Fire Causes Heavy Damage in Milford

A firefighter was taken to the hospital while responding to a fire that appears to have caused heavy damage to a house in Milford. The fire at 35 Centennial Drive was reported around 11 a.m. WPLR radio...

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I-95 North in Stratford Reopens After Crash

Interstate 95 North was closed at exit 32 in Stratford for several hours on Tuesday after a multivehicle crash and a fuel spill. Officials said around 100 gallons of fuel spilled from saddle tanks in...

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Nat'l Spelling Bee Adds Vocab Questions

For the first time in 86 years, contestants in the Scripps National Spelling Bee will be asked a question their predecessors have never faced: What does it mean? Bee organizers announced Tuesday the...

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Sandy Hook Victim's Daughter Calls Out Senators

The daughter of the school principal killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre called out U.S. senators who are threatening a filibuster on gun control for failing to take her phone calls, and Gov....

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Boy, 6, Dies After Allegedly Being Shot by Neighbor, 4

A 6-year-old New Jersey boy has died after being shot in the head with a rifle by his 4-year-old neighbor, a law enforcement source says.  Brandon Holt died at Jersey Shore Medical Center, where he was...

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Climate Change Could Hurt Winemaking, Wildlife

Climate change could dampen spirits. Literally. That's according to a new worldwide analysis of global warming on wine production, which appeared this week in the journal Proceedings of the National...

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Group Plans Lawsuit Against Gun Law

A gun rights group plans to file legal action in response to the new gun control law. Governor Dannel Malloy signed that legislation into law last Thursday. The Connecticut Citizens Defense League says...

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Sandy Hook Families Make Case in Washington

Thursday could be the day the U.S. Senate takes up gun control legislation. On Tuesday Sandy Hook family members walked the hallways on Capitol Hill. They went door to door visiting senators to try and...

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