Tiffany Stevens in Hartford Superior Court. Still image from pool video.

Woman Accused Of Hiring Hit Man To Kill Ex-husband Gets Probation

A Connecticut woman charged with hiring a hit man to kill her ex-husband during a child custody dispute has been sentenced to five years of probation in a plea deal.

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Office Building Fire In Bloomfield

Firefighters were putting out flames in an office building at 34 Jerome Avenue in Bloomfield


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Traffic Stop Results In Drug Arrest

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police say a Connecticut man initially pulled over for speaking on his cell phone while driving and failing to signal was carrying more than a pound of cocaine in his […]


The CIGNA Building in Bloomfield. (WTIC News)

Anthem Proposes To Buy Rival Cigna For $47 Billion Including Cash And Stock

NEW YORK (AP) — After getting the cold shoulder, U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc. said it’s raising its offer to buy smaller rival Cigna Corp. for about $47 billion, including cash and stock. Indianapolis-based Anthem […]


K-Max Helicopter, Kaman Aircraft (Ray Dunaway/WTIC Photo)

Kaman Resumes Production Of Utility Helicopter

Kaman Corp. is resuming production of its heavy-lift helicopter, which will be used for firefighting, logging and other tasks requiring repetitive aerial lifts, the aerospace manufacturer announced Friday.


Moose, aged 2 to 3 years (Courtesy DEEP)

Moose Sightings Reported In Bloomfield

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Drivers in Bloomfield are being urged to use caution after a moose was sighted in people’s yards. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says it received calls from several people […]



OSHA Cites Engine Maker

(Newington, Connecticut) – A Bloomfield-based manufacturing company is being cited by OSHA for alleged safety violations. Aircraft engine manufacturer Beacon Industries’ Newington facility has been cited for 18 violations of workplace safety standards. OSHA says […]


Hartford Superior Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Football Captain Sentenced In Fatal Stabbing

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A former high school football captain was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Friday for fatally stabbing a man who he said sexually abused him as a minor, provided him […]


Ana Marquez-Greene (Courtesy Marquez-Greene family before Governor's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission)

Newtown Victim’s Mom Speaks Out Against Gun Violence

The mother of a first-grader killed in the Newtown school shooting rampage spoke out against gun violence Sunday on the second anniversary of the massacre, saying it has broken the hearts of other mothers across the country.


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Man Charged In Road Rage Gun Incident

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police are charging a man after they say he pulled a gun on another motorist during an apparent road rage incident with his teenaged daughter sitting in the front passenger […]