Connecticut

Man's leg amputated after contracting flesh-eating bacteria from Connecticut beach

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A Connecticut man has contracted flesh-eating bacteria after swimming at a beach with a cut on his leg.Read more

Brother of slain Sandy Hook student plans to run for office

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The 19-year-old brother of a Sandy Hook school shooting victim and outspoken advocate for greater school safety measures says he's running for the Connecticut Senate.Read more

Police and residents rescue 6-foot snake from car engine

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Police and bystanders teamed up to rescue a 6-foot-long snake that had wrapped itself around the engine block of a car in Connecticut.Read more


Touching photo of boy hugging little sister at Pre-K graduation goes viral

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A photo of a proud brother hugging his little sister at her Pre-K graduation is going viral.Read more

Battery-powered glider crashes into Connecticut home

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A battery-powered glider crashed into the roof of a Connecticut home, injuring the pilot and scaring a mother and her two children who were watching TV.Read more

Fugitive says he'll surrender if people like wanted poster

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A Connecticut police department has reached a deal with a fugitive that would have him surrender if enough people respond to a wanted poster on social media, an...Read more

Woman who had hot wax dropped in her eye settles for $400K

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A Connecticut woman who got hot wax dropped in her eye at a beauty spa has settled a lawsuit against the now-closed business for $400,000.Read more

Man attacked by bobcat on Connecticut golf course

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A bobcat that attacked a golfer in Connecticut was beaten off by golf clubs before environmental police tracked it down and killed it, authorities said.Read more

Museum is glad to finally hear: Yes, it's really a Van Gogh

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A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated as such by Dutch researchers.Read more


Man's dying wish fulfilled with call from President Trump

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A terminally ill Connecticut man who's a big supporter of President Donald Trump is getting a bucket list wish fulfilled, with help from his Democratic sister.Read more

Former 'To Catch a Predator' host Chris Hansen arrested in Connecticut

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The journalist is accused of bouncing checks and failing to pay thousands of dollars for marketing material, police say.Read more