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Former UConn instructor charged with child porn

Former UConn instructor charged with child porn

STORRS —  A former UConn instructor was arrested and charged with first-degree illegal possession of child pornography, according to UConn’s spokesperson Stephanie Reitz. Reitz said Jason Gibson was a former instructor and researcher in molecular and cell biology at UConn, but his contract ended earlier this year before the investigation began. Reitz said his contract was not renewed and has no current UConn affiliation. He’s being held by UConn police and is expected to appear at Rockville Superior Court Friday. No […]

Police investigating after 2-year-old drowns in Bridgeport

Police investigating after 2-year-old drowns in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT —  Police are investigating after a 2-year-old drowned Thursday evening. Bridgeport spokesperson Av Harris said the child was found in a swimming pool at 44 Charron Street around 7:30 p.m. Harris said attempts to resuscitate the child were unsuccessful. The child was pronounced deceased a short time later. No other details were released. FOX61 will provide the latest updates when it becomes available.

Amateur golfer hits three holes-in-one on the same day

Amateur golfer hits three holes-in-one on the same day

 Amateur Ali Gibb enjoyed a trip to the golf course that Tiger Woods could only dream of earlier this week, hitting three holes-in-one on the same day. The 51-year-old managed the incredible feat while successfully defending her championship title at the Croham Hurst Golf Club in Surrey, south of London. She hit her first ace on the par-three fifth hole that morning during the 36-hole tournament, before repeating the trick at the same hole during the afternoon. Gibb completed her incredible hat-trick […]

Man who made couples have sex at gunpoint, then raped women gets 148-year term

Man who made couples have sex at gunpoint, then raped women gets 148-year term

NEW JERSEY — The “reign of terror” of a man who forced couples staying at New Jersey motels to have sex at gunpoint, then locked the man in the bathroom and raped the woman, is at an end, a Union County judge said Thursday. Rasheed Powell, 43, was sentenced to 148 years in prison. His actions in 2012 impact his victims to this day, one of whom said she won’t go out at night or stay overnight anywhere other than her […]

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‘Threatened’ Homeowner Goes Viral After Calling Police On Hiker

‘Threatened’ Homeowner Goes Viral After Calling Police On Hiker

A property dispute has gone viral after an Arizona homeowner was filmed calling police on a hiker he claimed had roamed onto his land.

Stream The Wyndham Championship

Stream The Wyndham Championship

The final regular season tournament of the year wraps up this weekend at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, NC.

Argument Over Aretha Franklin Leads To Va. Shooting, Witnesses Say

Argument Over Aretha Franklin Leads To Va. Shooting, Witnesses Say

An argument over Aretha Franklin led to a shooting, witnesses told police in one Virginia town Thursday.

World’s Oldest Cheese Discovered In Egyptian Tomb

World’s Oldest Cheese Discovered In Egyptian Tomb

It looks like one Egyptian took a snack with him after archeologists say they’ve discovered the world’s oldest piece of cheese in an ancient tomb.

WWE Insiders Pick SummerSlam

WWE Insiders Pick SummerSlam

WWE SummerSlam card with picks and predictions, including Ronda Rousey becoming a champion in the squared circle.

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