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  • Open houses planned on new bus line 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 4:50 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - A series of meetings are planned to update the public about Connecticut's first bus rapid transit system scheduled to begin operations early next year.

  • Travel agent accused of stealing from client 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 2:08 pm
  • ENFIELD, Connecticut - A Windsor woman working as a travel agent is facing charges she used a customer's credit card to pay for shopping, limousine services and flights.

  • Connecticut House OKs $400M in tax credits for UTC 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 7:23 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - 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.

  • Man charged with assaulting infant daughter 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 2:59 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - A man has been arrested and charged with assaulting his 2-month-old daughter who is hospitalized in critical condition.

  • Over 200,000 cheer UConn champion basketball teams 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 10:12 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Nothing like a big win to draw big crowds. But back-to-back victories bring out the biggest.

  • 'Combative' suspect dies after police use stun gun 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 4:17 pm
  • EAST HARTFORD, Connecticut - State Police say a 22-year-old suspect in custody for an alleged domestic dispute has died after police tried to subdue him with a stun gun.

  • Excitement over UConn basketball teams parade 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 1:28 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Organizers of a weekend parade for the University of Connecticut men's and women's national championship basketball teams say they expect hundreds of thousands of people to show up in Hartford for the celebration.

  • Right to record police a focus of Connecticut bill 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 9:37 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - When East Haven police officers arrested a Catholic priest who was videotaping them in 2009, it sparked calls for the state legislature to better protect the public's right to record the actions of law enforcement officials.

  • Lone candidate in debate backs Connecticut gun law 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 4:45 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Senate Minority Leader John McKinney set himself apart Friday from most of his rivals for the Republican nomination for Connecticut governor by defending the wide-ranging gun control bill that was passed last year following the Newtown school massacre, a likely hot topic in this year's gubernatorial election.

  • Malloy announces affordable housing funding 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 12:37 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut officials announced more than $70 million in federal and state funds for 16 affordable housing projects across the state.

  • Judge vacates conviction in Conn. parade shootings 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 9:44 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - A Connecticut judge has vacated the manslaughter conviction of a 23-year-old man arrested in a 2008 shootout at a Hartford parade that killed a man and injured six other people including a 15-month-old girl and a 7-year-old boy.

  • Woman charged with fatally shooting man in car 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:46 am
  • WEST HARTFORD, Connecticut - A 27-year-old woman has been charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a man in a car just before an accident in West Hartford.

  • UConn hoping to capitalize on championships 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 7:10 pm
  • STORRS, Connecticut - Campus celebrations are winding down after two nights of championship parties, yet the off-court excitement could be just beginning at the University of Connecticut.

  • Parade set for UConn basketball teams in Hartford 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 11:47 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says a parade for the University of Connecticut men's and women's national championship basketball teams will be held in Hartford on Sunday.

  • Lawsuit over murder-suicide of officers dismissed 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 11:30 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - A Connecticut judge has dismissed a negligence lawsuit against state police in the killing of a Newington police officer by her state trooper ex-boyfriend in 2005.

  • 3 people injured in afternoon shooting in Hartford 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 7:17 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Three people who were shot while walking on a Hartford street in broad daylight are recovering from their injuries while city police look for suspects.

  • Trinity student assaulted by purported camera crew 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 5:49 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Hartford police are looking for a group of men that purported to be a film crew and assaulted a Trinity College student while she was walking on a city street.

  • Conn. GOP governor hopefuls to face off in debate 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 4:04 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Five of the six Republicans hoping to become Connecticut's next governor are expected to face off in their first debate.

  • Blumenthal, Esty to discuss curbs on e-cigarettes 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 3:35 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty will host a discussion in Hartford about their efforts to curb the use of electronic cigarettes by children and adolescents.

  • 2 men due back in court over fatal Conn. fire 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 3:20 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Two men charged with setting a fire that killed a Connecticut woman in 2006 are due in court.

  • Conn. Immigrants rally against deportation 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 11:29 am
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Dozens of immigrants and their supporters are rallying in 11 cities in Connecticut before converging in front of a federal building in Hartford in the latest effort to urge President Barack Obama to use his executive powers to scale back deportations.

  • Scouts flock to see Hartford pitcher with 0.00 ERA 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 1:44 pm
  • WEST HARTFORD, Connecticut - Sean Newcomb says he doesn't even notice them anymore - all the major league scouts pointing radar guns at him every time he winds up.

  • Connecticut picks 6 medical marijuana dispensaries 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 4:35 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Locations for Connecticut's six medical marijuana dispensaries have been selected, the state Consumer Protection Commissioner said Thursday.

  • Unilever pays $4.5M for water act violations 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 2:58 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - Unilever is paying $4.5 million for environmental violations at its former health and beauty products manufacturing plant in Clinton.

  • Connecticut grants 4 new charter schools 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 9:25 pm
  • HARTFORD, Connecticut - The Connecticut State Board of Education has approved four new charter schools, including two in the state's largest city, Bridgeport, and one each in Stamford and New Haven.