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  • One Dead In Saturday Morning New Haven Crash

    NEW HAVEN — One person was killed and another was seriously injured in an early Saturday morning car crash. At about 2:30 a.m., a car lost control and struck a tree at the intersection of Olive Street and Chapel Street, Sgt. John Wolcheski said. The driver was killed in the accident, he said. The...

  • Man Pinned Between Cars In Meriden Crash

    MERIDEN — A man's leg was severed after he was hit and pinned between two cars in the area of 772 Broad St. Friday night, police said. Benjamin Ariza, 35, suffered a severed left leg and injuries to his right leg, police said. He was transported to Hartford Hospital and his condition is not available...

  • Dog Killed In Large House Fire In Avon

    AVON – A family dog was killed in a large house fire Friday on Vermillion Drive Friday, which crews battled into early Saturday morning. "In my five years as chief, this is probably my largest fire to date," Fire Chief Michael Trick said. The fire started at about 7 p.m. Friday at 35 Vermillion Drive,...

  • Workers Shoots Self In Chest With Nail Gun In Simsbury

    Workers Shoots Self In Chest With Nail Gun In Simsbury

    SIMSBURY – A worker was transported to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the chest with a nail gun Friday evening, police said. Police said the incident happened shortly before 5:30 p.m. at 1231 Hopmeadow St.. The male victim was conscious and alert at the time of the accident...

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  • Rescuers climb rubble in search for missing after Taiwan quake; 14 dead

    Rescuers climb rubble in search for missing after Taiwan quake; 14 dead

    Rescuers were searching late Saturday for more than 100 people still missing after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn, causing a high-rise residential building to collapse, killing at least 14 people and injuring hundreds.Nearly 340 people were rescued from the rubble...

  • FOX 61 Forecast: Mild Weekend Before Light Snow Returns

    FOX 61 Forecast: Mild Weekend Before Light Snow Returns

    Slippery spots are possible Saturday morning. If your weekend plans involve shoveling, remember this snow pack is heavier than most (more water content). Take it easy and remember to lift with your legs, not with your back. This weekend’s weather will be perfect for enjoying that freshly fallen...

  • Legislature Should Stick To Budget; Not Burden Small Businesses

    Legislature Should Stick To Budget; Not Burden Small Businesses

    As the General Assembly session begins in Hartford, lawmakers face a growing budget deficit and a long list of issues related to daily management of state government. Add to this mix the recent decision by General Electric to leave Connecticut for Boston, and it appears our elected leaders have...

  • Sherrod Breaks NCAA Record As Yale Wins Important Matchup With Columbia

    Sherrod Breaks NCAA Record As Yale Wins Important Matchup With Columbia

    NEW HAVEN – He dunked to tie the record not long after tip-off and laid the ball softly through the net to break it moments later. Brandon Sherrod set the NCAA mark for consecutive field goals made Friday, and he continued to build on it well into this pivotal game, the kind with a postseason buzz...

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