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‘Mileage Tax’ already being tested

A potential new tax to help pay for Governor Malloy’s massive transportation plans has started a firestorm of activity on the internet. A sp…

FILE - In this image takem from a November 2012 video made available by Paula French, a well-known, protected lion known as Cecil strolls around in Hwange National Park, in Hwange, Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe's wildlife minister says extradition is being sought for Walter Palmer, the American dentist who killed a Cecil. (Paula French via AP)

Zimbabwe: American lion killer’s extradition being sought

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Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow …

News 8's Sam Kantrow, Brian Spyros, birthday boy Ryan Kristafer, and LeRoy Anderson with Ryan's special birthday cupcake (WTNH/ Jesse Gosselin)

Cupcakes with an Attitude in Middletown

If you are looking for cupcakes with an attitude, go no further than NoRA Cupcake Company in Middletown. News 8’s Ryan Kristafer showed us o…

Workers for an association responsible for maintaining paths to the beaches from being overgrown by shrubs, search the beach for possible additional airplane debris near to where an airplane wing part was washed up, in the early morning near to Saint-Andre on the north coast of the Indian Ocean island of Reunion Friday, July 31, 2015. A barnacle-encrusted wing part that washed up on the remote Indian Ocean island could help solve one of aviation's greatest mysteries, as investigators work to connect it to the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that vanished more than a year ago with 293 people aboard. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

Searchers scour beaches in hopes of unlocking MH370 mystery

Searchers scored Reunion’s shoreline for debris and investigators prepared to load a sea-encrusted wing fragment onto a plane bound for Fran…

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Deliberations resume Monday in theater shooting trial

The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial will resume deliberating Monday about whether to keep the death penalty on the table for gun…