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Cop’s Quick Action Prevents Railroad Tragedy

– Norwalk’s police chief is praising the actions of one of his officers, who managed to clear a traffic gridlock with seconds to spare, to move an
SUV which was stopped within the gate area of a railroad crossing.


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Make Sure The Gift You Buy The Child In Your Life Is Safe

The 29th annual “Trouble in Toyland” report from the Connecticut Public Interest Research group finds dangerous and toxic toys remain on store shelves.


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Worker Injured In East Hartford Gas Explosion

A maintenance worker has been burned in an explosion at a compressed natural gas fueling station outside a Connecticut Natural Gas facility in East Hartford.


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OSHA Proposes $7,000 Fine For Circus Accident

Federal workplace safety regulators have proposed fining Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus $7,000 for an accident during a hair-hanging stunt that seriously injured eight acrobats in Rhode Island.


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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.