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JUST IN: Governor@NedLamont  is expected to announce Paul Mounds Jr. as his Chief of Staff

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What you'll want to keep on hand for a potential #CoronavirusOutbreak :

#stockmarket drops nearly 1,200 points on #coronavirus  worries; indexes lose 4%. This is now the stock market’s worst week since October 2008:

Gun ammunition tax sparks debate among CT lawmakers, citizens:

CT State Police confirm one person died in an accident on I-84 Westbound in Union Thursday afternoon

JUST IN: Researchers at Protein Sciences in Meriden will be working with the @CTDPH  on a #coronavirusvaccine .

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Our sweet and playful Pet of the Week Timmy is looking for a good home!


BREAKING: On Wednesday, a Connecticut judge ruled that Alex Jones must submit to a sworn deposition in a defamation case brought against him by several family members of Sandy Hook victims.

The fine details that Chipotle had employees under the age of 18 working past midnight and for more than 48 hours a week.

Investigators believe Sunday's fire at the Diyanet Mosque in #NewHaven  was set intentionally. Learn the full story tonight on News 8 at 10 & 11.

According to Chief Sarnacki, #Blandford  officers have been working with cruisers that don't work, bulletproof vests that are not fitted to them or might be expired, poor radio communications, inadequate staffing and improper wages.

Cryoseisms, also known as "frost quakes" or "ice quakes," may have been the reason loud booms and banging sounds were reported in the Chicago area, where brutally cold, below-zero wind chills have taken over.

BREAKING: Police are investigating the untimely death of NBA player, Tremont Waters' father, who was found dead at a #WestHaven  hotel.

As the car headed forward, Kharisma James stepped in front of the three children and took the brunt of the hit, witnesses said.

#RECALL - Kellogg's is asking customers to 'leggo their eggos' amid listeria concerns.

A nationwide manhunt for the accused "Facebook killer" has extended into Connecticut.

The two have been charged with larceny and defrauding a public community for allegedly stealing $478,588 from Saxe Middle School and New Canaan High School from 2012 to 2017.