Safety Hazards Discovered At Conn. Day Care Days After Death Of ChildA surprise inspection at a day care center in Stamford revealed numerous safety hazards, including a work station holding fencing slats with nails sticking out, and a curling iron plugged into a lamp near a sleeping child.
Potato Leads To Arrest Of Connecticut Stripper In Arson CasePolice say a potato stuffed into a vehicle's tailpipe helped lead them to a 19-year-old Connecticut stripper who's now charged with setting fire to a business in a dispute over money.
Why The Chipmunk Population Is Exploding In ConnecticutAccording to wildlife biologists, a mild winter and an abundance of acorns and maple seeds has led to a surge in the chipmunk population throughout the state.
Newtown Teacher Arrested For Bringing Gun To Middle School ResignsNewtown School Superintendent Joseph Erardi confirmed Saturday that Jason Adams resigned at the end of the schoolyear.
Best Weekend Getaways Near New York CityItching to get out of the city? Here are five amazing weekend destinations that are just a car or train ride away.
Police: Conn. Woman Holds Up Dunkin' Donuts, Rides Off On BicycleA worker at a Willimantic Dunkin' Donuts called 911 at 3 a.m. Thursday to report that he had been robbed by an armed woman who was whisked away on a bike.
Rafters Stranded For 2 Days At Sea Rescued Off LI CoastA stranded rafter floating in the water for several days was rescued off the shores of the Long Island on Tuesday.
Sanders: Connecticut Gov. Can't Be Relied On At DNC Convention Due To 'Deeply Held Bias'Democratic officials have rejected Bernie Sanders' request to remove two high-profile Hillary Clinton supporters from leadership positions at the party's summer convention.
Connecticut Advocate Pushes For Tougher E-Cigarette RegulationsConnecticut lawmakers are being urged to impose tougher restrictions on electronic cigarettes and vapor products.
Connecticut Police Find $1 Million In Heroin In Chicago Man's CarAfter a search of the car, troopers seized approximately 12.65 kilograms, which is roughly 28 pounds of heroin, officials said.
Lawmakers Ask Airlines To Drop Checked Baggage Fees Over Long Wait TimesSen. Richard Blumenthal and Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey say suspending the fees won't eliminate lines, but it's a start.
Fourth Case Of Zika Virus Confirmed In ConnecticutExperts in Connecticut are closely monitoring the presence of the Asian tiger mosquito -- one of two species capable of transmitting the Zika virus.

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