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Brush fire, file (Courtesy DOT traffic cameras)

Brush Fire Danger Level “High” In Connecticut

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has declared today’s forest fire danger level as “high”.

04/19/2014

Rocky Hill Veterans' Home (Courtesy Connecticut Department of Veterans' Affairs)

Vets Home In Rocky Hill To Be Studied

A push to end homelessness among Connecticut veterans by 2015 is generating renewed interest in the state’s Veterans Home in Rocky Hill.

04/19/2014

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Shooting In Waterbury

Waterbury police are investigating a shooting.

04/19/2014

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Rallying Against Violence in Hartford

Members of the community, the Hartford Police Department, and some big-name elected officials are getting together in Hartford Saturday morning.

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Jeremiah Oliver was last seen Sept. 14. (Facebook)

Body Found In Mass. May Be Missing Boy

Authorities say a body found in Massachusetts is consistent with the missing five-year-old son of a New Britain man.

04/18/2014

United Auto Workers union (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Talks Expected To Start Soon After Grad Students Organize

The University of Connecticut is officially recognizing the new union that will represent more than 2,100 graduate assistants working throughout the UConn campuses.

04/18/2014

Amber Alert Alton and Ashton Perry (Courtesy State Police)

Report On Grandmother Sheds Light On Boys’ Murder

A woman who shot and killed her two young grandsons before committing suicide last year left a note to the boys’ parents saying they did not deserve to have the children, according to a police report.

04/18/2014

File photo of Red Bull cans. (credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Grocery Store Owner Accused Of Buying Customers’ Food Stamps To Purchase 1,200 Cases Of Red Bull

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) — A grocery store owner is accused of illegally using food stamps he bought from customers to buy 1,200 cases of Red Bull. The Connecticut Post reports that 48-year old Aslam […]

04/18/2014

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State House Approves Tax Credits Deal For UTC

Connecticut’s House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a deal to grant up to $400 million in tax credits to United Technologies Corp. if UTC makes up to $500 million in upgrades and expansion and hires more workers.

04/18/2014

Massachusetts Turnpike (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Stafford Springs Residents Killed In Mass Pike Crash

The victims of a fatal crash on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Framingham this week have been identified as Connecticut residents.

04/18/2014