Report-It Recap: May 22, 2015

Many of you celebrated Prom this week. All across the state, we got lots of great Report-It prom photos this week!

2015-05-22 Pet of the Week Buttercup

Pet of the Week: Buttercup

(WTNH) -– This week’s pet of the week is a cuddly 2-year-old domestic short-haired cat named Buttercup. Buttercup is a sweet and loving cat …

Matt Laprino, District Aquatic Director for the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA, spoke with News 8 about swimming safety (WTNH)

Water safety tips for swimmers of all ages

With the unofficial start to summer we’re all thinking about playing at the beach or laying by the pool, but fun can quickly turn into dange…

Iraq security forces withdraw from Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's Anbar province, 115 kilometers (70 miles) west of Baghdad, Sunday, May 17, 2015. Suicide car bomb attacks killed over 10 members of Iraqi security forces Sunday in Ramadi, which now is largely held by the Islamic State group, authorities said. Last week, the militants swept through Ramadi, seizing the main government headquarters and other key parts of the city. It marked a major setback for the Iraqi government's efforts to drive the militants out of areas they seized last year. (AP Photo)

IS group seizes town in Iraq’s Anbar province

Islamic State militants have seized another town in Iraq’s western Anbar province, less than a week after capturing the provincial capital, …

Map showing Hartford.

Narcotic Arrest

Hartford,Conn. (WTNH) – Trropers from Troop H-Hartford say they have arrested a man for possession of drugs with the intent to sell. Around …