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104th Fighter Wing,  Massachusetts Air Guard (Courtesy their website)

Pilot Died In F-15 Crash

The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials said Thursday.
Col. James Keefe said his “thoughts and prayers are with the family” of the pilot, whose identity wasn’t disclosed.

08/28/2014

Bill Clinton

Former President Coming To Connecticut

Former President Bill Clinton is coming to Connecticut to help raise money for the state’s Democratic Party.

08/28/2014

(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Thousands Express Interest In Free College Program

More than 6,000 students who dropped out of college have expressed interest in a new program encouraging them to return to the classroom, education officials told state legislators on Thursday.

08/28/2014

File photo of a child's food against its parent's hand. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)

Police: 2-month-old Suffers Life-threatening Abuse

A 24-year-old Groton resident is accused of abusing a 2-month-old child.

08/28/2014

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Mohawk Mountain Ski Worker Hurt In ATV Crash

A 50-year-old Mohawk Mountain ski area worker is expected to survive, after an ATV she was riding flipped over today.

08/28/2014

File Photo (Sean Gallup/Getty Images News)

Board Rejects Dentist’s Request To Lift Suspension

Connecticut’s dental commission has turned down a request to lift the suspension of a dentist accused of providing inadequate care to a patient who died after being treated in his office.

08/28/2014

Millstone (Courtesy Dominion Resources)

US Regulators Rap Faulty Water Pump At Millstone

Federal regulators say they could impose more inspections and greater oversight of Connecticut’s nuclear power plant due to repeated problems with a critical water pump.

08/28/2014

People line up at state public safety offices in Middletown to register firearms and some kinds of magazines. (Courtesy Senator Joe Markley, Rep. Rob Sampson)

Failure To Register Assault Weapons A Misdemeanor, Not A Felony

Under Connecticut’s new gun control law, gun owners who failed to register their now-banned assault weapons by a January deadline could face a misdemeanor charge if caught, not a felony as described by Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley during a debate.

08/28/2014

Demonstrators march to the Hartford Police Department, to call for charges to be dropped against an 18-year-old hit by an officer's stun gun. Chief James Rovella walked with demonstrators, and spoke to them in the lobby of the police department. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Police Union Slams Governor, Chief On Taser Responses

Without mentioning Governor Dannel Malloy by name, the Hartford Police Union today said it is sickened by him and other “so called leaders who rush to judgement in any incident without knowing the facts.”

08/28/2014

Shota Mekoshvili. Photo courtesy of Stamford Police.

Murder Charge Filed In Stamford Cabbie Killing

Stamford Police have charged a 29-year-old with murdering a cabbie.

08/28/2014

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