President Barack Obama is hosting the new Ukrainian prime minister at the White House Wednesday, a high-profile gesture aimed at cementing the West's allegiance to Ukraine's fledgling government.Full Story >
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HARTFORD, CT(WFSB) -
Several forms of public transportation have been suspended until further notice due to Hurricane Sandy.
Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Sunday that all CTTRANSIT local and express bus services was to be suspended Monday.
Tweed Airport was also shut down as a result of Sandy at 10 p.m. Sunday, according to officials.
The airport will remain closed until further notice.
Officials at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks said many airlines are canceling flights and will continue to do so as Hurricane Sandy inches closer. Bradley officials said the airport will be placed on a reduced schedule Monday and will not resume full flight operations until Tuesday.
Metro-North train service was also shut down Sunday evening. The last trains left at 7 p.m.
Amtrak closed its Northeast Corridor on Monday, according to officials, and all Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone and Shuttle services are canceled until further notice.
In addition, Amtrak officials said, Empire Service, Adirondack, Vermonter, Ethan Allen and Pennsylvanian train services suspended, along with overnight services to and from the East Coast
The Cross Sound Ferry stopped running at 6 p.m. Sunday and officials said there will be no ferry service Monday.
The Bridgeport Port Jefferson Ferry Boat Co. suspended service at 10 p.m., and there is no service Monday or Tuesday.
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Tuesday, March 11 2014 9:40 AM EDT2014-03-11 13:40:00 GMT
Were you born after 1985? If so, Kevin Bacon has a very important message for you. A 7-year-old appeared on Norway's Got Talent and sang a chilling rendition of Billie Holiday's "Gloomy Sunday."Full Story >
Were you born after 1985? If so, Kevin Bacon has a very important message for you. A 7-year-old appeared on Norway's Got Talent and sang a chilling rendition of Billie Holiday's "Gloomy Sunday," and Buckle Up Festival announced the complete schedule. Full Story >
Tuesday, March 11 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-03-11 22:19:51 GMT
We'll have a warm and breezy afternoon with a sun and cloud mix and a high of 67 degrees. Find out when you'll start to feel those cold temperatures creep in on Wednesday.Full Story >
Temperatures soared into the mid 70s across the region amid loads of sunshine and a southwest breeze. Unfortunately, it won't last. Rain develops overnight with temperatures beginning a downward slide.Full Story >
Tuesday, March 11 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-03-11 21:05:49 GMT
The Cincinnati Bengals have terminated the contract of center Kyle Cook, releasing him to free agency. Cook was with the Bengals from a 2007 practice squad assignment through the 2013 season. Cook playedFull Story >
Calling it a surprise, Kyle Cook says he still wants to play in the NFL after being released Tuesday by the Bengals.Full Story >