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One Dead After Vehicle Plunges Into RiverPolice are working to determine how the vehicle ended up in the water
East Windsor Approves Casino Development AgreementHundreds turned out at East Windsor High School Saturday for a special board of selectmen meeting on plans for a third casino in Connecticut.
Bill Aimed At Protecting State Lands Up For Another VoteLawmakers are being urged to approve legislation needed to have voters decide whether Connecticut's constitution should be changed to provide more protections for state lands.
Two Charged With Stealing Wood In North HavenNorth Haven police have arrested two men in connection with thefts from a local wood working company.
Malloy Backs Perez For DNC ChairConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is throwing his political support to former Labor Secretary Tom Perez to head the national Democratic Party.
Woman Pronounced Dead After Wallingford FireWallingford police say a woman is dead after a fire at the Silver Pond Apartment Complex Friday afternoon.

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UConn Extends Streak To 103 With Rout Of Memphis
Milton Scores 20 To Help No. 15 SMU Beat UConnShake Milton had 20 points and seven rebounds to lead No. 15 SMU over UConn 69-61 on Saturday.
Keidel: Why Not A Mayweather-McGregor Fight?A Mayweather-McGregor boxing match may offend purists' sensibilities. But it's entertainment, so let's just enjoy it.
J Adams Earns Player Of The Week HonorsAdams earns his first career player of the week honor after leading UConn to a 2-0 week to climb into a tie for third in The American.
Rory McIlroy Commits To 2017 Travelers Championship TourneyThe Travelers Championship today announced Rory McIlroy, the reigning FedExCup champion, four-time major winner and No. 3 player in the Official World Golf Rankings, has committed to play in the 2017 tournament.
March Madness: Tournament Watch 2/24The latest Tournament Watch taking you in to the weekend.

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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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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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