Police: Man arrested for car full of explosives

(AP) - Police in Connecticut say they havearrested a man after stopping a car full of explosives in a NewHaven residential neighborhood. Authorities have not

NEW HAVEN - (AP) - Police in Connecticut say they havearrested a man after stopping a car full of explosives in a NewHaven residential neighborhood. Authorities have not released the man's name. Officers say they stopped the car Tuesday night and found pipebombs, rifles and a propane tank. It wasn't clear if the man hadplans to use the explosives. Authorities closed off a four-block area, but didn't order anevacuation. A bomb squad detonated the explosives without incident. There were no reports of any injuries.

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