Bus rollover closes I-95 north in Madison

Interstate 95 northbound is closed between Exits 61 and 62 in Madison following a bus rollover that occurred around 12:30 p.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.

UPDATED: One dead after being hit by train in Old Lyme

One person is dead after being hit by a train near the Buttonball Road train bridge in Old Lyme, according to state police.

Meteorologist: Snowstorm will hit southeastern Connecticut hardest

Monday's snowstorm, not expected to taper off until after 4 p.m., will hit southeastern Connecticut harder than any other part of the state, a meteorologist said Monday morning.

Family, friends of victim arrive by bus for Norwich murder trial

The murder trial of Jose E. Ramos, 32, begins today. He is accused of lying in wait and shooting Tynel Hardwick, who was 29, outside Rumors Bar & Grill in Norwich on October 10, 2008. He has pleaded not guilty and opted for a jury trial rather...

Connecticut officials sued over Ebola quarantines in 2014

Lawsuit: Connecticut officials imposed illegal quarantines during 2014 Ebola epidemic in West Africa

Emotional NYC officer testifies on fatal stairwell shooting

A New York police officer is testifying emotionally in his own defense about the deadly shooting of an unarmed man in a dark Brooklyn housing project stairwell in 2014

Trying for a breath of fresh air in treating asthma

Asthma strikes Connecticut residents at higher rates than residents of the nation overall, affecting 11.3 percent of children and 9.2 percent of adults in the state. It led to nearly 1,000 hospitalizations among children and more than 3,100 among...

Portion of Route 165 in Preston closed after transformer blows

State Route 165 is closed in both directions between Old Shetucket Turnpike and state Route 164 in Preston because of a blown transformer, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Elizabeth Warren's hard choice in Democrats' White House run

Elizabeth Warren is staying painstakingly neutral in the Democratic presidential contest _ for now

Former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci to be laid to rest

Former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci is being laid to rest in an event as big as his personality

Merkel says 'horrified' by Russian bombings in Syria

Turkey and Germany agreed on Monday on a set of measures to try to tackle the Syrian refugee crisis, including a joint diplomatic initiative aiming to halt attacks against Syria's largest city

Man who walked miles to work settles into new life

A Detroit-area man who said he walked 21 miles a day to and from work is finding life is much easier after being given a new car and a windfall of donations

Obama asking Congress for emergency funding to combat Zika

President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus

Police: Man arrested on drug charges twice in 1 week

Police say a Manchester man has been arrested for possession of heroin just days after he was arrested on the same charges

Man who won new trial due to faulty hair evidence seeks bail

A man who was convicted of rape and spent 30 years in prison based in part on a single strand of hair is set to go before a judge to ask to be released on bail while he awaits a new trial

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Day columnist David Collins visits Plymouth, N.H., attends a Trump rally and visits Sanders...

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Car crashes into house in Stonington Borough

A woman was taken to the hospital Sunday morning after police and fire officials say she crashed into a parked car and then a stone house adjacent to St. Mary Church in the borough.

Fire displaces North Stonington family

A chimney fire in a Norwich-Westerly Road home Wednesday night displaced four people and caused moderate damage to the home, a fire official said Thursday.

Task force arrests Norwich man on heroin, crack charges

An investigation into heroin sales in southeastern Connecticut by the Regional Community Enhancement Task Force led to the arrest of a Norwich man this week on multiple drug-related charges.

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Calls for help overwhelm volunteer shoveling effort in New London

The local effort to organize volunteers to shovel sidewalks for the elderly and disabled has run into a sizable obstacle – a lack of volunteers.

Ledyard looks to regulate drones to ensure safety

Ledyard official begin discussions with drone users about ways to regulate the increasingly popular flying vehicles.

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Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect

A Somalia government spokesman says that CCTV video footage at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint