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2 wounded, one critical, in New Haven shooting

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — One man is critical and another has non-life-threatening injuries after a double shooting late Friday at Chapel Street and Kensington Road. 69 more words


A large gathering at the 'Vibes' concert

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) – Tens of thousands of people have descended upon Bridgeport for the “Gathering of the Vibes” music festival.

“You can run around dancing like a maniac,” said Elysa Desa, who was found enjoying the music. 135 more words


Warrant: teen accidentally started fatal fire

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) – News 8 is learning more about the death of a young woman in a fire in Southington.

Eric Morelli is charged with first-degree manslaughter after he allegedly started the fatal fire trying to wake up his friend, who was not home at the time. 151 more words


MTV hits 33

(WTNH) — With the airing of “Video Killed the Radio Star,” MTV kicked off a way to enjoy 24-hour music 33 years ago, on Aug. 1, 1981. 168 more words


Niantic Boardwalk on the rebound after storm damage

EAST LYME, Conn. (WTNH) — Residents in East Lyme are happy to hear the sound of rocks being smashed.

The rock-crushing operation at McCook park is the first step in the long-awaited construction project to rebuild the still storm-damaged half of the Niantic Bay Boardwalk.  273 more words


Police: duo robbed, assaulted gas station patrons

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Two Hartford men are accused of beating and stealing $300 from three people at a gas station on July 30.

Kevin Miller, 20, is charged with first-degree robbery, third-degree assault, first-degree criminal mischief, attempted second-degree larceny and third-degree criminal mischief.  135 more words


Bridgeport police seek slashing suspect

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) – Bridgeport police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a slashing suspect from a July 30 incident.

A 50-year-old man was hurt during what he said was a struggle over his bicycle at the Gulf gas station at 927 Park Ave., shortly after 1 a.m. 33 more words