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  • CTNow.com Manchester Road Race Costume Contest - Official Rules

    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR CLAIM A PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR OTHERWISE RESTRICTED BY LAW. 1.  TO ENTER: Entrants must be a US citizen or legal resident and a resident of Connecticut in...
  • Top 10 Most Annoying Driving Habits

    Top 10 Most Annoying Driving Habits
    By Tom and Ray Magliozzi, Car Talk Last week, we took a look at tips for a more civilized commute. Here are ten  annoying habits of other drivers. 1. Talking on a cell phone When you're talking on your cell phone, you're as likely to cause an...
  • Accidently on Purpose

    By Jim Gorzelany CTW Features Economic woes and double-digit unemployment are being blamed for a rash of staged auto accidents by criminals against unsuspecting motorists to line their pockets through fraudulent insurance claims. Ten people were...
  • The K-9 Unit, An Important Part Of Law Enforcement

    The K-9 Unit, An Important Part Of Law Enforcement
      Some of the hardest working members of a police force don’t get paid in money. They are the canine members of the force. Special Officer Hector Dones, of the Hartford Police Department, said, “The K9 unit is very important to the police...
  • Hot Wheels: Don't let yours be a target

    By Jim Gorzelany CTW Features While motorcycle thefts are on the decline – they’re down 24 percent since their highest level in 2007 – 49,791 were reported stolen during 2010 in the U.S. according to the National Insurance Crime Bureau...
  • 2002: WITNESS SOUGHT IN 1995 DRAGGING DEATH OF LEAH ULBICH POLICE HOPE EMERGENCY BOX CALLER STEPS FORWARD

    With her arm stuck in the door of a speeding car, Leah W. Ulbrich was being dragged to her death when a woman standing on a corner in Hartford's South End noticed the hideous spectacle and reached for an emergency call box to notify the police.    ...
  • Police chase ends with shooting near Facebook's headquarters

    Police chase ends with shooting near Facebook's headquarters
    Three people allegedly involved in an armed home invasion Wednesday in the Bay Area led police on a chase that ended near Facebook's headquarters, where officers were shot at by the trio, authorities said.  About 5 p.m., police in Fremont responded to a...
  • Two tunnels discovered at California-Mexico border

    Two tunnels discovered at California-Mexico border
    After thwarting a group of alleged narcotics smugglers, federal agents discovered a 230-foot-long tunnel across California’s border with Mexico, the first of two tunnels discovered this week by border officials. The tunnel -- which has a...
  • Former Buena Park city staffers sentenced on embezzlement charges

    Two former Parks and Recreation managers with Buena Park who were responsible for their staff's time cards were sentenced Friday for public corruption and embezzling more than $1.3 million.  Rudolph Peter Juarez, 58, of Anaheim and Gabriel A. Garcia,...
  • Lacey's wrongful-conviction unit could be a step in the right direction

    Lacey's wrongful-conviction unit could be a step in the right direction
    The devil, of course, will be in the details, but Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey’s announcement that she wants to create an office to review wrongful conviction claims is welcome news. As The Times pointed out in a story about the...
  • 'Maternity tourism' witness held after trying to board flight to China

    'Maternity tourism' witness held after trying to board flight to China
    A material witness in an ongoing federal probe of alleged "maternity tourism" operations in Southern California was arrested after she tried to leave the country, authorities said Thursday. Ying Wu was arrested by special agents with the Department of...