traffic advisory: Route 8 is closed northbound in Ansonia at exit 19 because of an accident involving two tractor-trailer trucks. The state DOT says problems could continue into the afternoon rush hour. Read More
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he Senate overwhelmingly confirmed President Barack Obama’s choice of five-term Sen. John Kerry to be secretary of state, with Republicans and Democrats praising him as the ideal successor to Hillary Rodham Clinton.