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“Untimely Death” Now Called Homicide

Untimely Death Now Determined To Be Homicide


Aaron Hernandez (Courtesy CBS Boston/WTIC-TV )

Bomb Threat At Hernandez Trial

CBS Boston is reporting an evacuation at the courthouse where the Aaron Hernandez trial is being held.


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Connecticut Jobs Off Slightly In November

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Last month’s record cold spell apparently had an impact on the Connecticut jobs front. The state Labor Department reported a loss of 3,700 jobs for February. The unemployment rate was 6.4%. […]


Judge Susan Garsh (Courtesy CBS Boston/WBZ-TV)

Judge Allows Records Of Hernandez Jailhouse Calls

The judge in the murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez says jailhouse calls in which he discusses giving money to a cousin may be used as evidence.


State Rep. Christine Ayala (Courtesy Statewide Prosecution Bureau, Division of Criminal Justice)

Ex-lawmaker Turns Down Plea Deal In Election Fraud Case

Former Bridgeport state Rep. Christina Ayala has turned down a plea deal with prosecutors and will go to trial on election fraud charges.


Bill Finch (credit: bridgeportct.gov)

Bridgeport Mayor Raps Convicted Predecessor Seeking Comeback

Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch has urged former Mayor Joseph Ganim, who was jailed for seven years for corruption, to abandon a comeback bid.


House fire,  Highland Avenue, Torrington. (Photo by WTIC's John Silva)

Body Pulled From House Where Woman Previously Had Been Shot

A body was pulled from a Torrington house destroyed by fire and where a woman had earlier been shot multiple times.


Governor Malloy (Joey Bourgoin/WTIC Photo)

Governor Malloy With Ray Dunaway

Governor Malloy talks about gambling, transportation, recent meetings in Washington — and his thoughts on Martin O’Malley and Jerry Brown — with WTIC’s Ray Dunaway. Hear the full interview.


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Body Found In Colchester; Police Investigate

State Police are investigating what they describe as an “untimely death” after finding a body in Colchester around 5:00 p.m. Wednesday.


First Niagara holdup (Courtesy East Hartford Police)

East Hartford Police Investigate Bank Holdup

East Hartford police are investigating a holdup Wednesday afternoon at the First Niagara Bank on Main Street.