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Bicyclist Struck By Vehicle Dies

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)_  –   A man struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in Hartford last week has died. 69 year old Carlos  Perez  died   Monday at Hartford Hospital.The accident  happened  Thursday  at the intersection […]

07/27/2015

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Human Legs Found In New Haven Identified

DNA testing has found a match between the severed human legs found in New Haven earlier this month and a homeless man.

07/27/2015

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Hartford PD Arrest City Man In Street Robberies

Hartford police have arrested a city man in connection with a string of street robberies throughout the capital city.

07/27/2015

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West Hartford PD Arrest 4 In Forgery Crime Spree

West Hartford police have arrested three men in connection with a forgery crime spree at six businesses.

07/27/2015

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Weekend Shootings Leave 2 Dead In Bridgeport

Two men were killed in separate weekend shootings in Bridgeport.
Police say 39-year-old Kendall Willis was found slumped over the steering wheel of his car on Staples Street Sunday afternoon after being shot in the head.

07/27/2015

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Connecticut Wildlife Plan Available For Public Comment

Connecticut’s 2015 draft Wildlife Action Plan, which outlines future wildlife conservation efforts in the state, is available for public review.

07/27/2015

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Lieberman, In Retirement, Lobbies Against Iran Nuclear Deal

Former Sen. Joe Lieberman has emerged from retirement to urge rejection of the nuclear deal negotiated with Iran.

07/27/2015

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Unattended Candle Causes Hartford Apartment Building Fire

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The Hartford Fire Marshal’s Office says an unattended candle caused a 2-alarm accidental fire which left a 3 story 18 unit apartment building on Vine Street uninhabitable Sunday afternoon.  The Hartford […]

07/26/2015

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Unattended Candle Causes Hartford Apartment Fire

(Hartford Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The Hartford Fire Marshal’s Office says an unattended candle caused a 2-alarm accidental fire which left a three-story 18-unit apartment building on Vine Street uninhabitable Sunday afternoon.  The Hartford Fire Department […]

07/26/2015

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Man Fatally Shot In Hartford’s 19th Homicide

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Police say a 47-year-old man has been fatally shot in Hartford. Deputy Chief Brian Foley said the man was found in his car on Kenyon Court on Sunday afternoon. He was […]

07/26/2015