FILE - In this Friday, July 29, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Sacred Heart president defends decision to host Trump event

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The president of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield says Donald Trump’s planned weekend appearance is by no means a political endorsement,…

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Pet of the Week: Nina

This week’s pet of the week is a sweet and playful American Pit Bull Terrier named Nina.

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Ice cream shops busy on hot, humid days

The hot and humid weather means ice cream shops are busy. News 8 stopped by Arethusa Farm Dairy in New Haven, where customers ordering cones…