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Plastics Company In Putnam Cited By OSHA

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A plastics company based in Putnam has been cited by OSHA for over two dozen health and safety violations. The inspection found that employees at Superior Plastics Extrusion, Co. Inc were […]

08/28/2014

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Arrest Made In Russian Roulette Death

VERNON, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut man has been arrested on weapons and drugs charges after police say his friend died during an apparent game of “Russian roulette.” An arrest warrant affidavit released this week […]

08/28/2014

Connecticut state investigators examine the scene of a Metro North train collision. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Faulty Safety Practices Cited As Cause Of Metro North Accidents

NEW YORK (AP) – A panel convened by New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority says Metro-North Railroad has sacrificed safety for on-time performance in recent years. The report released Wednesday echoes an assessment conducted earlier this […]

08/27/2014

Hartford Police Department. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Person Shot, Suspect Arrested On Assault And Drug Charges

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – One man is charged after Hartford police say he shot at a man on a city street just before 12:30 Tuesday afternoon. During their arrest of 21-year-old Teekaram Persaud in a […]

08/27/2014

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Offerman Appealing Bat Attack Ruling

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – Former major league baseball player Jose Offerman is appealing a federal court order that he pay $940,000 to a catcher injured during a minor league brawl in 2007. A jury last […]

08/27/2014

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