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Police: Connecticut Woman Mistakes Raccoon For Cat, Gets Attacked

A Connecticut woman was attempting to pet what she thought was her cat, when the raccoon attacked, biting her on the arm and face.

08/25/2014

Eric Hartzell #33 of the Quinnipiac Bobcats protects the net against the St. Cloud State Huskies during the game at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburghm Penn. - April 11, 2013 (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

It’ll Be Quinnipiac Vs. Yale For The NCAA Hockey Championship

Yale and Quinnipiac typically meet on the ice with little more than local bragging rights and the upper hand in the ECAC at stake. Not so much the next time around.

04/12/2013

Hamden Middle School (file)

Connecticut 12-Year-Old Dies After Being Hit By Falling Tree Branch

Hamden school officials say Gabriela Hudak died Thursday after having been seriously injured last Friday. Fire Department officials say she suffered a head injury when the branch fell on her.

04/05/2013

(credit: Richard Valenti)

Blizzard Clobbers Tri-State Area: More Than 3 Feet In Some Areas

Tri-State Area residents were waking up Saturday morning to the aftermath of a brutal blizzard that left over 3 feet of accumulation for some residents, and in some areas, the snow was still coming down.

02/09/2013

Connecticut State Capitol (credit: League of Women Voters of Connecticut, Inc.)

Panel To Discuss Safety Changes In Connecticut After Newtown Massacre

A panel was set to meet for the first time this week, after being ordered by Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to recommend possible changes to state laws and policies in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Massacre.

01/20/2013

(file / credit: Hamden Public Library)

Bed Bugs Found In Books At Hamden Library

These days, book borrowers may be taking home more than they bargained for from their local library.

08/23/2012

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Connecticut Paramedic Accused Of Raping Woman In Ambulance

A paramedic has been arrested on charges that he sexually assaulted a woman in the back of an ambulance as she was strapped to a stretcher.

01/06/2012

Transgender Bathroom Sign (file / credit: AP)

Connecticut House Passes Transgender Rights Bill

The bill would include “gender identity or expression” as a protected characteristic along with race, national origin, sex and other attributes under current state law. It now moves to the Senate.

05/20/2011

Sister Cecilia Adorni (Left) dances on her 103rd birthday (credit: CBS 2)

103-Year-Old Nun Attributes Long Life To Happiness

Sister Cecilia Adorni celebrated her 103rd birthday this week. She attributes her long life not to a healthy diet or clean living, but rather to attitude.

02/24/2011