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Medical Examiner: Overdose Deaths In Connecticut Up 25 PercentConnecticut’s Chief Medical Examiner says 917 people died from accidental drug overdoses in 2016. The figure is a 25-percent increase from the 729 that died in 2015.
Bridgeport Amber Alert Canceled - Child SafeAn Amber Alert was issued in Bridgeport CT. Law enforcement was looking for Oscar and Aylin Sophia Hernandez driving a silver 2017 Hyundai Sonata.
New Haven Police Make Arrest In Overnight Domestic ShootingTwo and a half hours after a thirty-one year old woman was shot in her Dixwell Avenue Apartment, the suspect, her husband, was under arrest and charged with her assault.
Trial Delayed For Woman In Sandy Hook Parent Death ThreatTrial has been delayed until April for a Florida woman accused of threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut, because she thought it was a hoax.
March Madness: Tournament Watch 2/24The latest Tournament Watch taking you in to the weekend.
Graduate Students Vote To Unionize At Yale UniversityGraduate students from a half dozen departments at Yale University have voted to form unions.

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March Madness: Tournament Watch 2/24The latest Tournament Watch taking you in to the weekend.
Tom Brady: The Movie? Fans Divided And Foes Say They'll PassA new book and a movie are in the works about Tom Brady and the "Deflategate" suspension he overcame to earn an unprecedented fifth Super Bowl ring.
CBS Sports' Jim Spanarkel On #13 Florida-#11 Kentucky SEC RematchCBS Sports college basketball analyst Jim Spanarkel breaks down Florida-Kentucky, which may determine the SEC tournament's top seed.
Councilman Proposes Selling Hartford's New BallparkHartford City Councilman Larry Deutsch says the capital city's new minor league ballpark should be sold, to relieve taxpayers of decades of debt service.
Dotson's 25 Points Lift as Houston Rallies Past UConn, 75-70
Huskies Double-Up OwlsWin streak now 102 games


Best Places To See Indie Rock In ConnecticutConnecticut boasts a vibrant live music scene. You will find indie rock at venues throughout the river valley heading down to the shore. If you live to rock, but don’t have the patience, or funds, for over-hyped festivals, if generic pop music played in sporting arenas doesn’t excite you, check out these stages. Local favorites and new talents bring their own sounds to these intimate venues.
Best Bagels And Lox In ConnecticutConnecticut has its share of restaurants where you can get the chewy treat, bot flavored and plain, and topped with cured salmon (known as lox). The bagels and lox served at these state restaurants will have you coming back every morning.
How To Keep Your Family Safe From Foodborne IllnessWant to keep your family safe from foodborne illness? Try these tips from Dr. Hank Parker, author of "Containment."
Best Lingerie Boutiques In Connecticut For Valentine's Day Gifts
Reduce Pain With These Gluten-Free RecipesWant to start building a healthier you? Start today with these recipes from Dr. Peter Osborne, author of "No Grain, No Pain."
Best Low Carb Dishes In ConnecticutAfter a holiday season of indulging in rich, starchy meals and sugary treats, you may be ready to clean up your diet. Start the New Year with a resolution to embrace healthy eating habits that include cutting back on carbohydrates to avoid unhealthy spikes in your blood sugar levels. This does not mean you must give up fine dining or flavor. While restaurant meals can sabotage your diet plans, there are healthy, low-carb options available. Check out these fine Connecticut restaurants for low-carb meals that satisfy.

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RAY DUNAWAY: What NASA's Planetary Discovery MeansNASA has found 7 new Earth-like planets according to a new study published in the journal Nature, and professor Kristine Larsen will explain what this discovery could mean.
RAY DUNAWAY: Danbury Stands With Trump's Deportation PlansDanbury Mayor Mark Boughton criticized Gov. Malloy's action, and said that the city of Danbury stands ready to help ICE with Trump's crackdown and mass deportation plans.
RAY DUNAWAY: Restaurant of the Week - The North HouseWTIC has a special offer at The North House-- purchase a $100 gift card for only $50! Learn more and purchase your certificate now!
RAY DUNAWAY: What To Do With Your Tax ReturnJoel Johnson of Johnson Brunetti joins Ray to talk Tax Season.
RAY DUNAWAY: Hartford Police's New RecruitsHartford Police Chief James Rovella will discuss this new class of recruits, the first of three planned for 2017.
RAY DUNAWAY: Restoring The Hartford ClubScott Trenholm, President of The Hartford Club, previews the restoration project to bring the Club back to its roots in 1903... but updated to attract new, younger members. This is especially important with UConn Hartford moving in.

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