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Woman Killed, Man Hurt In Hartford House Fire

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Authorities say a woman has died in a fire that damaged a three-family home in Hartford. Fire Chief Carlos Huertas tells the Hartford Courant that an elderly man also was injured […]

06/27/2015

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Judge Rejects Home Invasion Killers Habeas Corpus Request

VERNON, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut judge has rejected a request by convicted home invasion killer Steven Hayes to drop his remaining appeals and proceed to execution. The Hartford Courant reports  that a Superior Court […]

06/26/2015

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Doctors Found Liable In Heart Attack Death

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut jury has found two Bridgeport cardiologists liable for a Shelton man’s death and ordered them to pay his widow more than $2.4 million. The Connecticut Post reports  the Bridgeport […]

06/26/2015

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Agreement Reached On Budget Changes

By SUSAN HAIGH  Associated Press  HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Democratic legislative leaders announced Friday they’ve reached an agreement with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration on last-minute changes to the state budget that sparked strong criticism […]

06/26/2015

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Stamford Judge Rules In Illegal Sewage Dumping

A judge is preventing sewage disposal company from operating in a Stamford neighborhood after residents complained of illegal dumping.

06/26/2015

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Avon Runner Sexually Assaulted

(AVON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Avon Police are  investigating after a woman reported she  had been sexually assaulted while running  on the Rails to Trails off Scoville Road   around noon on Thursday.The woman said a man in […]

06/25/2015

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Sikorsky Memorial Airport Closed After Construction Worker’s Death

Workplace safety officials are investigating an accident involving a saw that killed a construction worker at a southwestern Connecticut airport.

06/25/2015

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Probe Of Connecticut Serial Killings Leads To Virginia Home

Police in New Britain say an investigation into the suspected serial killings of seven people has led detectives to a Virginia home where a key suspect once lived.

06/25/2015

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Bristol-Myers Squibb To Cut Jobs In Connecticut

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. says it will expand its presence in research centers in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and San Francisco, while cutting jobs in Connecticut.

06/25/2015

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Reward Offered For Information In Death Of Simsbury Woman

Simsbury police today announced a 40-thousand dollar reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in last November’s death of 54 year old insurance vice-president Melissa Milan who was found dead after she went out for a jog.

06/25/2015