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Hartford Courant

258 Broad St
Hartford, CT 06115   Directions

(860) 241-6200


Five Hartford police officers, shot on duty, are posthumously honored
12/12/2018 4:00pm

Two years ago, while talking to a friend, retired Hartford Police Sgt. Thomas Elwood learned that a fellow officer who was shot on duty never received a citation for his valor. With a little digging, he discovered the officer wasnt alone. Nine members of the force who served prior to 1974 the...

State files rebuttal fighting Cheshire killer Joshua Komisarjevsky's claim for new trial
12/12/2018 2:50pm

Joshua Komisarjevsky doesnt deserve a new trial in the 2007 Cheshire murders, the states attorneys office said Wednesday in a legal brief with the Supreme Court arguing to reject his appeal, which is based in part on the failure of the state to turn over a series of police phone calls from the...

New Jersey sports betting market closing in on $1B mark
12/12/2018 3:00pm

New Jerseys sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation. Figures released Wednesday by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show New Jerseys casino and racetrack-based sports books took in over $330 million worth of bets in November....

National Enquirer owner admits it buried stories to help Trump's presidential run
12/12/2018 7:10pm

The parent company of magazines including the National Enquirer, Us Weekly and In Touch has admitted to engaging in a journalistically dubious practice known as catch-and-kill in order to help Donald Trump become president. Federal prosecutors revealed Wednesday they had agreed not to prosecute...

In booming job market, workers are leaving their employers with little notice
12/12/2018 9:45am

Economists report that workers are starting to act like millennials on Tinder: Theyre ditching jobs with nary a text. A number of contacts said that they had been ghosted, a situation in which a worker stops coming to work without notice and then is impossible to contact, the Federal Reserve...

Periodico Identidad Latina

Periodico Identidad Latina

593 Farmington Ave
Hartford, CT 06105   Directions

(860) 231-9991


ALEMANIA: Aprueban tercer género en los registros de nacimientos
12/14/2018 11:03am

El parlamento de Alemania aprob la introduccin de una opcin para tercer gnero en los registros oficiales, que permitir a la gente identificarse como diversa.Los legisladores aprobaron el cambio el jueves en la noche. El gobierno se vio obligado ...The post ALEMANIA: Aprueban tercer gnero en los registros de nacimientos appeared first on Periodico Identidad Latina.

EEUU: Trump cancela la fiesta tradicional de Navidad para periodistas en la Casa Blanca
12/14/2018 9:44am

El presidente Donald Trump cancel la fiesta de navidad para los miembros de prensa, una tradicin de dcadas en Washington, inform Fox News.A war on Christmas parties The White House won&39t host it...The post EEUU: Trump cancela la fiesta tradicional de Navidad para periodistas en la Casa Blanca appeared first on Periodico Identidad Latina.

ECONOMÍA: Apple invertirá y empleará
12/14/2018 9:38am

ECONOMA: Apple invierte y va a emplea al menos 5,000 personasEl gigante tecnolgico Apple inform hoy de que abrir nuevas oficinas en Austin, Texas, en las que invertir 1,000 millones de dlares y dar empleo a por lo menos ...The post ECONOMA: Apple invertir y emplear appeared first on Periodico Identidad Latina.

EEUU: Murió una niña inmigrante de 7 años al ser arrestada en Nuevo México
12/14/2018 9:32am

Una nia guatemalteca de 7 aos que entr a Estados Unidos de manera ilegal junto con su padre la semana pasada muri poco despus de ser detenida por agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza, confirmaron autoridades migratorias federales ayer, jueves.La ...The post EEUU: Muri una nia inmigrante de 7 aos al ser arrestada en Nuevo Mxico appeared first on Periodico Identidad Latina.

ENTRETENIMIENTO: Shakira acusada de fraude fiscal
12/14/2018 9:25am

La cantante colombiana Shakira fue acusada este viernes en Espaa de fraude fiscal, segn informEl Pas.La Fiscala de Barcelona present una querella contra la arti...The post ENTRETENIMIENTO: Shakira acusada de fraude fiscal appeared first on Periodico Identidad Latina.

WFSB

WFSB

333 Captial Blvd
Rocky Hill, CT 06067   Directions

(860) 728-3333


WTIC-FOX 61

WTIC-FOX 61

285 Broad St
Hartford, CT 06115   Directions

(860) 527-6161


Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia and Vine, found dead
12/16/2018 6:52pm

NEW YORK Colin Kroll, co-founder and CEO of the hit gaming appHQ Trivia, was found dead Sunday morning in New York. He was 34 years old. Police found Kroll in the bedroom of his New York apartment, after Krolls girlfriend called the New York Police Department asking for a wellness check, a law enforcement source told CNN. We learned today of the passing of our friend and founder, Colin Kroll, and its with deep sadness that we say goodbye,

Person injured after rollover crash in Killingly
12/16/2018 6:00pm

KILLINGLY One person was taken to the hospital following a rollover crash Saturday night. According to South Killingly Fire department post on Facebook post, the accident happened on Route 12 near Beatrice Road. The area was closed for about an hour as crews worked to clear the scene. The truck seemed to gone over the guard rail into the woods. Danielson, South Killingly and local EMS responded to the crash.

Buck traps itself at FOX43 news station
12/16/2018 5:11pm

York Township, York County, PA WPMT Its something you certainly dont see every day. FOX43 had a surprise visitor Saturday afternoon. A young buck wandered onto our property and got itself stuck in an unlikely spot, wedged between our fence and a dumpster. Fortunately, for this Bambi, police were able to cut the deer free without causing any harm. Authorities blocked off a portion of Queen Street so the buck could run without causing any other incidents. Our new

What Hillary Clinton wrote in a letter to an 8-year-old who lost her bid for class president
12/16/2018 5:07pm

Hillary Clinton wrote a letter to an 8-year-old girl who lost an election for class president, telling the young student that she knows too well, its not easy to run for a role thats only been sought by boys. While I know you may have been disappointed that you did not win President, I am so proud of you for deciding to run in the first place, Clinton wrote in her letter to Martha Kennedy Morales, a third grader at

In Laos, spend the night in the world’s tallest treehouses
12/16/2018 4:32pm

Its the stuff of childhood dreams. As the sun begins to break through the darkness in Laos Nam Kan National Park, the cries of wild, black-crested gibbons echo through the jungle air. Crawling out of our mosquito-net covered beds, perched high in wooden treehouses that tower over the jungle floor, we grab our binoculars for a closer look as these lively animals leap through the trees in the distance, the leaves around them shaking wildly as the branches bounce up

WVIT

WVIT

1422 New Britain Ave
West Hartford, CT 06110   Directions

(860) 521-3030


First Alert: Wintry Mix Could Impact Monday Morning Commute
12/16/2018 5:26pm

The NBC Connecticut meteorologists have issued a First Alert for icy conditions and some sleet and snow expected and a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for part of the state.A Winter Weather Advisory is up for Litchfield county from 4 a.m. Sunday through 4 a.m. Monday.Sunday evening the rain will begin to increase in intensity and areas north of I-84 will see the rain flip to snow and sleet as it wraps up later in the night.Accumulation will be limited to between a coating and 2 but this is enough to cause some issue for the Monday morning commute. Black ice issues are possible for early Monday morning before sunshine mixes with clouds and temperatures warm to near 40 degrees on Monday.Expect a bitterly cold day to follow on Tuesday with wind chills that will hold in the teens.Track conditions in your area anytime using our interactive radar. Stay with NBC Connecticut through the weekend for updates on the wintry changes for Sunday into Monday morning.Photo Credit: NBC Connecticut This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Police ID 2 People Killed in Head-On Crash in Stonington
12/16/2018 1:18pm

Connecticut State Police have identified the two people who were killed in a crash on Interstate 95 in Stonington early Sunday morning.Police said 38-year-old Jose Gonzalez, of Groton, was driving north on I-95 southbound in Stonington around 12:45 a.m. French City Honors Victims of Christmas Market Attack As he was traveling in the wrong direction, police said he collided with another vehicle, just north of exit 91.According to police, the front seat passenger in Gonzalezs vehicle, later identified as 37-year-old Eric Ramakers, of Phoenix, Arizona, died at the scene. The front seat passenger in the other vehicle, later identified as 26-year-old Lorna Valcin, of Braintree, Massachusetts, also died at the scene. Cats Sealed Into Buckets and Abandoned Near NYC Shelter Gonzalez and the driver of the other vehicle were transported to Rhode Island Hospital with serious injuries. A passenger in the other vehicle who was in the backseat was also transorted to Rhode Island Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.The highway was closed until approximately 6:30 a.m. and has since reopened. Hungary Sees 4th Day of Protests Over Overtime, Other Issues Any witnesses to the accident are asked to contact Troop E at 860 848-6500.Photo Credit: NBCConnecticut.com

Serious Crash Closes Part of I-91 South in Cromwell
12/16/2018 3:33pm

A serious crash has closed part of Interstate 91 in Cromwell on Sunday afternoon.According to the Connecticut Department of Transportation, an overturned vehicle has closed I-91 southbound between exits 22N and 21. French City Honors Victims of Christmas Market Attack The crash was reported shortly after 3 p.m. and DOT officials expect the highway to reopen in two hours or less.Police said serious injuries were reported. Cats Sealed Into Buckets and Abandoned Near NYC Shelter Delays of nearly 2 miles were reported on I-91 south in Rocky Hill due to the crash.Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes. Hungary Sees 4th Day of Protests Over Overtime, Other Issues

Co-Founder of HQ Trivia and Vine Found Dead at 34
12/16/2018 2:16pm

Colin Kroll, the co-founder of HQ Trivia and Vine, was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday, NBC News reported.Police responded to a 911 call for a welfare check at the Spring Street apartment on Sunday, a New York Police Department Spokesman told NBC News. Kroll was 34, police said. Baylor Ties Pervade Rape Case That Sparked Uproar Police found Kroll unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the apartment, the spokesman said.He was pronounced dead on the scene, police said. Family of Migrant Girl Disputes Official Story on Her Death Photo Credit: Bryan Steffy/Getty Images for Variety, File

Teenager Facing Attempted Murder Charge After Stabbing in Enfield: PD
12/16/2018 8:20am

A teenager is facing an attempted murder charge after a stabbing in Enfield Saturday afternoon.According to police, the teenage victim is in critical condition at an area hospital, but is expected to survive his injuries. French City Honors Victims of Christmas Market Attack The officers responded to a 911 call around 3 p.m. When they arrived to the victims home on Robbin Road, they found him suffering from stab wounds. Police said officers administered medical aid to the 18-year-old before he was transported off scene.Police were able to make a quick arrest with help from a witness. They took 19-year-old Jason Passalacqua into custody. Cats Sealed Into Buckets and Abandoned Near NYC Shelter Witness called us and gave a description and he was seen a few houses down the street, where officers were able to engage him and he went without any issues, said Enfield Police Lt. Willie Pedemonti.Investigators from the State Police Major Crimes Squad waited on deck several hours for a signed search warrant to enter the crime scene. Police cars and the Connecticut State Police trailer blocked much of Robbin Road as they collected evidence between where the stabbing and arrest took place. Hungary Sees 4th Day of Protests Over Overtime, Other Issues Police said Passalacqua and the victim knew each other.Not exactly sure what took place, but the suspect ultimately ended up stabbing the victim multiple times, Lt. Pedemonti added.Passalacqua is being held on $500,000 bond on charges including attempted murder, assault and possession of a dangerous weapon.Photo Credit: NBC Connecticut / Enfield Police

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