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Two people injured in serious crash on Route 24 in Avon, causing delays

Two people have suffered serious injuries after an early morning crash on Route 24 in Avon, officials said. At 2:07 a.m., the Avon Fire Department responded to Route 24 northbound prior to Harrison Boulevard and discovered a serious two-car crash. The crash caused the cars to go off the highway and

MASSLIVE.COM

Man found unresponsive with car stopped by barrier on I-91 after heroin overdose

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)-Connecticut State Police are issuing a warning about the danger of driving while under the influence of drugs after a suspected heroin overdose that could have turned deadly. Police said a driver on Interstate 91 in Hartford was found unresponsive while his car was stopped aga

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-20 03:05:53

Police: Man suffered heroin overdose while driving

Published 8:21 am, Saturday, January 20, 2018 HARTFORD - Connecticut State Police are reminding residents that driving on drugs or alcohol can be a danger not only your yourself but other people as well, after a suspected overdose incident occurred on I-91 Tuesday. State troopers from Troop H-Hart

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-20 13:20:46

Windsor Locks boy, 15, charged in EH gunpoint robbery

A 15-year-old Windsor Locks boy is being prosecuted as an adult in the gunpoint robbery of three males by six other males in East Hartford's downtown Alumni Park in October. The boy, Caleb Tisdol of 52 Birge Ave., is also "the primary suspect in several armed robberies in neighboring towns," East Ha

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2018-01-20 13:07:00

Hartford man among nine victims of alleged serial killer

(WTNH)-Anthia Wint could not fight back tears Friday as she shared fond memories of her murdered son. "He was a caring son," Wint said. "He was always a protector." The pain was still evident as Wint described learning her son, Latorrie Beckford, had been shot to death. "My daughter called me and to

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-20 04:00:31

Failed franchise at Foxwoods mall subject of lawsuits

A Hartford lawyer who shuttered the pizza-restaurant franchise he opened in the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods claims the mall owner "tricked" him into what turned out to be an ill-fated venture. Wesley Spears, a defendant in four separate lawsuits over his failed 1000 Degrees Pizzeria franchise, said l

THEDAY - 2018-01-21 03:20:00

Webster Bank Manager Sentenced for Stealing More Than $500K From Customer Accounts

A Webster Bank manager has been sentenced for stealing more than $500,000 from customer accounts. Carrie Caesar, 47, of New Britain was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison following four years of supervised release for embezzling, prosecutors said. According to court documents, Caesar was

NBC CONNECTICUT

Women's March 2018 Draws Another 10,000 to Hartford

HARTFORD, CT - When the Women's March last year drew 10,000 people to the state Capitol, many wondered whether they would be able to maintain the enthusiasm and repeat the performance in 2018. Turns out they did. The Capitol Police estimated this year's crowd at around 10,000 once again. Not only

CTNEWSJUNKIE.COM - 2018-01-21 02:04:24

Federal government shutdown: What's closed, who is affected?

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The federal government shutdown only partially curbs operations. But the longer the shutdown continues, the more likely its impact will be felt. U.S. troops will stay at their posts and mail will get delivered, but almost half of the 2 million civilian federal workers will be barr

PENINSULA DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-21 09:30:00

Shutdown belies Trump's claim to be a skilled dealmaker

WASHINGTON, D.C. - It turns out that Donald Trump's greatest strength in the 2016 presidential race was not his business acumen but rather Hillary Clinton's unpopularity. Tens of millions of Americans were so turned off by Clinton's representation of establishment politics that they took a chance o

DAILY WORLD - 2018-01-21 02:00:00

Smithsonian Museums, National Zoo Open Through Monday

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Smithsonian's museums, research centers and the national zoo will be open on Monday during the government shutdown. The Smithsonian said it can use prior year funds still available to the organization to keep the venues open. Earlier today, the Smithsonian said its venues wil

PATCH - 2018-01-20 20:51:11

Conaway Wants Explosive Classified Memo on Alleged FISA Abuse Released to Public

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Mike Conaway wants the explosive classified document outlining what D.C. journalist Sara Carter described as extensive abuse of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, or FISA, made public. Thursday, members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence vo

SAN ANGELO LIVE! - 2018-01-21 06:26:12

Engel Statement on GOP Forcing a Government Shutdown

Washington, D.C.-Congressman Eliot L. Engel tonight made the following statement: 'The RepublicanMajority, which controls the House, the Senate, and the White House, had months to address the most pressing issues facing our nation. These include renewing Washington, D.C.-Congressman Eliot L. Enge

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-01-20 20:40:17

Cong. Renacci speaks out on government shutdown

Washington, DC- Republican Congressman and U.S. Senate Candidate Jim Renacci spoke out Saturday on the impasse in Washington that has led to a government shutdown. Congressman Renacci, who represents Ohio's 16th Congressional District and recently announced he is running for the U.S. Senate seat hel

IHEART.COM - 2018-01-20 23:37:41

Arrington Requests His Pay Be Withheld During Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON, DC (NEWS RELEASE) - The following is a news release from the Office of Congressman Jodey Arrington: Today Congressman Arrington sent a letter to the Chief Administrative Officer of the U.S. House of Representatives to request his pay be withheld until the government shutdown ends and an

EVERYTHINGLUBBOCK.COM - 2018-01-21 00:59:19

Government Shut Down Causes Mass Suicides Across The Nation

Washington, D.C. - Mass suicides are happening all over the nation since hearing of the government shut down that started January 19th. Teens and young adults from all over are meeting up and killing themselves in protest to the shutdown. Our local correspondent Joe Kilurselph spoke with a group of

MAPLEBACONNEWS.CA - 2018-01-21 07:06:43

Court report - 180117 - MessAge Media: Crime Courts

Appearing in Aitkin County Court before Judge David Hermerding on Dec. 27 and Jan. 8; Judge Erik Askegaard on Jan. 2, 3 and 4; Judge Kristine DeMay on Jan. 3 and Judge John Solien on Jan. 2: Stanley D. Carlson, 77, Edina, was sentenced on 4th degree DWI; credit for 2 days served; pay $612; get chemi

MESSAGEMEDIA.CO - 2018-01-20 13:00:00

Two businesses granted HEDA loans

HIBBING - One business will be relocating to Hibbing, and the other will be reopening in Hibbing. Members of the Hibbing Economic Development Authority (HEDA) approved two loans during its first meeting of the year held last week. New owners of Tromco Electric LLC and The Bottle Shop are the recipie

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Amateur radio classes start in February

The Northern Lakes Amateur Radio Club (NLARC) will be offering amateur radio classes starting on Monday, Feb. 5. The classes will meet at the Itasca County Courthouse in the Commissioners Boardroom from 7 to 9 p.m. The classes will be held on Monday nights during the months of February and March. Te

GRAND RAPIDS HERALD-REVIEW - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

It's official! Courthouse employees claim lottery winnings

ST. PAUL - Nearly all 22 winners claimed the $250,000 prize at the Minnesota State Lottery Office Friday based on a group Powerball ticket purchased at the Hibbing Short Stop II across the street from the St. Louis County Courthouse campus- where they all work - on Jan. 10, which was the day of the

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 20:36:00