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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

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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

Illustrations by David Wenzel, Dale Stephanos, and John Sideriadis.  Photos courtesy of The Lyme College of Fine Arts.

Famous Illustrators Joining University Of New Haven Faculty

Two acclaimed illustrators are joining the faculty of Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts of the University of New Haven.

08/28/2014

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Plastics Company In Putnam Cited By OSHA

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A plastics company based in Putnam has been cited by OSHA for over two dozen health and safety violations. The inspection found that employees at Superior Plastics Extrusion, Co. Inc were […]

08/28/2014

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Arrest Made In Russian Roulette Death

VERNON, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut man has been arrested on weapons and drugs charges after police say his friend died during an apparent game of “Russian roulette.” An arrest warrant affidavit released this week […]

08/28/2014

Bristol Police (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Bristol Burglary Arrest

Two people have been arrested in an overnight burglary.

08/28/2014

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