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Shadow Of Rowland Trial Over 5th District Congressional Race

The corruption trial that led to last week’s conviction of a former Connecticut governor is reverberating in the Fifth District Congressional race.

09/22/2014

FILE PHOTO Connecticut State Police cruisers.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Colchester Hostage Call Determined To Be A Hoax

State Police say a call which prompted a heavy state police response to a home in Colchester Monday afternoon turned out to be a hoax.

09/22/2014

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Fox Bites Four In East Windsor

East Windsor police say they believe it was the same fox which bit four people in their town Monday.

09/22/2014

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New iPhones Prove Too Popular At New Haven Apple Store

The popular iPhone 6 is a little too popular in New Haven, where fights, arrests and at least one injury have been reported among rival groups, reportedly trying to accumulate phones to ship to China to sell at a profit.

09/22/2014

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Wesleyan Fraternities Ordered To Go Coed

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) – Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its fraternities with houses on campus to become coeducational within three years, a move it says is not just about bad behavior but also […]

09/22/2014

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Another Hearing Set On Sewage Plant Upgrades

(Farmington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Before it goes to a referendum vote on Election Day, a plan to upgrade the Farmington sewage treatment plant will have one more informational hearing tomorrow night. Planning for the work […]

09/22/2014

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Litchfield Synagogue Suit Reinstated By Appeals Court

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A federal appeals court has reinstated a Jewish group’s lawsuit accusing the Litchfield Historic District Commission of religious discrimination when it rejected plans for a synagogue in 2007. A three-judge panel […]

09/22/2014

Lori Jo Gineo, Brandy Milone, Darlene Martino (Courtesy Southington Police)

Website Leads Police To Three Prostitution Arrests

Southington Police say undercover police used a website advertising prostitution services to arrest three women on prostitution charges.

09/22/2014

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Blumenthal: End Blanket Exemptions For Sports Leagues

(East Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Later today, Senator Richard Blumenthal will be joined by advocates for victims of domestic violence, child advocates, and medical experts in calling on the major sports leagues to be held […]

09/22/2014

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Prostitution Charges Dropped Against Mass. Officer

ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut judge has dismissed all charges against a Springfield detective who was arrested in a Valentine’s Day prostitution sting. The Journal Inquirer reports (http://bit.ly/1B1snO1 ) that Enfield Superior Court Judge […]

09/22/2014

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A sculpture crafted from 2,000 pounds of disassembled guns has gone on display in Hartford's Bushnell Park through early next year.  Artist Michael Kalish spent four years turning the weapons into a handshake, symbolizing community unity.  (Rosemarie Chandler/WTIC Photo)

Buy-Back Guns Become Anti-Violence Art

A sculpture crafted from 2,000 pounds of disassembled guns has gone on display in Hartford’s Bushnell Park through early next year. Artist Michael Kalish spent four years turning the weapons into a handshake, symbolizing community unity.

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