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CT: Bus driver drove students while intoxicated 3 times over limit

A bus driver in Farmington was arrested for being three times the legal limit while driving students to school. Police said Tammy Costello, 44, faces 20 counts of risk of injury to a minor. She is employed by M&J Bus Inc.

ISIS video shows beheading of second American journalist, Steven Sotloff

The ISIS terror group has published a video titled "A second message to America," showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff. The video also threatens the life of British captive, David Haines.

Carrie Underwood announces pregnancy in tweet

Country music star Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher took to Twitter Monday to make an announcement: They are expecting their first child.

U.S. military conducts operation in Somalia, Pentagon says

U.S. military forces conducted an operation Monday against the Al-Shabaab network in Somalia, Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby said.

Cancer fighter looks to Royals for help in fight of life

When the Kansas City Royals take the field Monday, little do the players know they'll be helping a metro man fight for his life.

Jennifer Lawrence, other female celebs targeted in nude photo scandal

In a major breach of privacy, a hacker leaked a series of pictures allegedly showing Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities in the nude.

Summer rewind: Looking back at 1994

"My mama always said you've got to put the past behind you before you can move on."

Kraft recalls American singles cheese

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product.

Five things to know for your New Day -- Monday, September 1

The Ku Klux Klan is stepping up its recruitment efforts, leaving fliers and candy outside homes. The packages appear to be part of a wider recruitment effort by the Klan across the country, says Ryan Lenz of the Southern Poverty Law Center.

99 Year Old's Story on News 8 Goes Global

Sitting in a favorite chair in her farm house, Lillian Weber sets her sights on one specific goal. "I just love to sew," she says. "It just kinda fascinates me."