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Trial Nears End For Father Accused Of Throwing Baby Off BridgeA Connecticut jury is set to hear closing arguments in the trial of a man charged with killing his 7-month-old son by throwing him off a bridge.
The Arguments For And Against A Motorcycle Helmet LawThe uptick in distracted driving is prompting Connecticut legislators to revisit whether the state should reinstate a law repealed in 1976 that once required all motorcyclists wear protective helmets.
Cops Warn Of Cows Trying To Sell Dairy Products After EscapePolice in a Connecticut town are reminding people to not open their doors to "any unfamiliar cattle'' after a pair of cows escaped from their pen and were found near the front door of a home a couple of houses away.
Crews Search Thames For Missing KayakerPolice, firefighters, and the U.S. Coast Guard searched early Monday for a kayaker who never returned home after setting out on a fishing trip Sunday.
Letters Of School Sign Rearranged To Spell Out Racial SlurPolice say someone rearranged the letters of a Granby school's sign to spell out a racial slur.
Woman Dies In Fire In Norwalk Home With Extreme Hoarding Conditions

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Adams Layup In Last Seconds Leads Huskies Over Temple
No. 1 UConn Escapes Tulane With 101st Straight Win
Keidel: The Simmering Durant-Westbrook FeudDurant and Westbrook, both All-Stars, had a grudging respect and faux friendship until Durant left the Thunder for the Warriors.
College Basketball: Weekend Outlook
Adams Leads UConn to 65-62 Comeback Win Over Memphis
Will Ring Of Honor Finally Get It Right With Christopher Daniels?Christopher Daniels has wrestled with Ring of Honor since its inception, and his first individual championship is long overdue.

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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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Win Tickets To The 70th Annual Connecticut Home & Remodeling ShowAll this week, WTIC NewsTalk 1080 is giving you the chance to win tickets to the 70th Annual Connecticut Home & Remodeling Show at the Connecticut Convention Center, happening March 3rd-5th, 2017!
This Morning With Ray Dunaway February 17, 2017Here's what's coming up this morning with Ray Dunaway.
RAY DUNAWAY: Trouble With Trump Nominee HearingsDavid Lightman, McClatchy Newspapers Capitol Editor, explains why Trump's nominees are having issues making their way through hearings.
RAY DUNAWAY: Trump and NetanyahuLet's delve into the meeting between President Trump and the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu in DC on Wednesday.
RAY DUNAWAY: On The Russian Spy Ship Near GrotonMatt Schmidt, PhD National Security | Political Science University of New Haven, discusses the Russian spy ship spotted off the coast of the U.S. and Connecticut.
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