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No New Trial In Murder For Hire Case

A Connecticut woman has lost her bid for a new trial in a murder-for-hire case that landed her in prison for life and was depicted in books and TV shows.

06/17/2015

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West Hartford Schools Sued Over Alleged Sexual Assaults

The family of an autistic West Hartford middle school student is suing the town, alleging the boy was the target of bullying that escalated in sexual assaults.

06/17/2015

Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Hartford Police Investigate Homicide

Hartford police are investigating the city’s 13th homicide.

06/16/2015

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Ex-officer Arrested In Alleged Theft

Police have arrested two suspects, including a fired Norwich police officer, on accusations they smashed a plate glass window at a Stonington antique shop and stole jewelry.

06/16/2015

Aaron Hernandez (Courtesy CBS Boston/WTIC-TV )

Media Group Wants Judge To Unseal Hernandez Juror Documents

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) – A media group has asked a judge to unseal documents relating to a juror in ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s recent murder trial in Massachusetts. GateHouse Media argued Friday […]

06/12/2015

Hartford Police Department. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

5 Arrested In Hartford On Weapons Charges

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police have arrested a Newington teen and four juveniles after they say they were involved in a shooting incident Thursday. It started when police say the group, riding in a […]

06/12/2015

Philip Giordano (Cpirtesy De[partment of Correction)

Giordano Granted Hearing In Appeal Of Child Sex Sentence

Former Waterbury Mayor Philip Giordano has been granted a hearing to determine whether he received ineffective counsel during his federal child-sex trial.

06/12/2015

Route 8 Bridgeport

9 Shot At Bridgeport Housing Complex

Nine people have been shot at a Bridgeport housing complex, including one who was killed and another who was struck while taking a bath when a bullet pierced the wall of her apartment.

06/11/2015

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Police Seek Suspect In Ellington Larceny

(CBS Connectiut)  –  State Police have released surveillance photos  from Kohl’s  and  Bob’s  stores in Manchester of a possible suspect in a vehicle break-in at Brookside Park in Ellington June 5th. The rear side passenger […]

06/10/2015