When police and an animal control worker arrived, the tried to catch the animal, but it was shot and killed when it tried to attack an officer, police said.
The governor announced Monday the state is investing nearly $3 million toward building new family units in Hartford.
It is the second felony conviction for Rowland, who resigned as governor a decade ago in a scandal over illegal gifts he received while in office.
A total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.
Rowland, who served 10 months in federal prison a decade ago for taking illegal gifts while in office, faces seven counts this time, including obstruction of justice, conspiracy to violate election law and falsifying records.
Officials said Wednesday that a New York City child and a Long Island elementary school student have been diagnosed with enterovirus 68. Cases of the virus have also been confirmed in New Jersey and Connecticut.
A stunning theft has been caught on camera. A woman took a statue of an angel from a grave site in Middletown, Connecticut.
Greenwich First Selectman Peter Tesei is among those asking, with all of Connecticut’s existing infrastructure needs, how state officials can even be considering the project.
When Superstorm Sandy slammed into the Northeast nearly two years ago, hospitals found themselves dealing with surges in patients, lost power supplies and employees who couldn’t get to work — problems that a new federal report finds they were not prepared to handle.
The defense rested Wednesday after its only witness finished his testimony.
Those in favor and against a plan to expand a natural gas pipeline through New York City’s northern suburbs showed up in force at a hearing Monday night.
A suspect has been arrested and charged with tricking a 27-year-old autistic man out of his birthday money at a park in Stamford, Connecticut.
The waters off Long Island Sound from Stratford to Fairfield remained closed to fishing and shellfishing Monday following last week’s massive warehouse fire in Bridgeport.
McDonald’s announced it is giving away a small McCafé coffee during breakfast hours at participating restaurants across the country beginning Sept. 16, and ending on National Coffee Day, Sept. 29.
A rare virus being blamed for sending hundreds of children to the hospital in the South and Midwest appears to have spread to the Northeast.