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South Windsor Student Headed To National Spelling Bee

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A South Windsor fifth-grader correctly spelled “sundries” and “probate” to clinch this year’s New Haven Register Spelling Bee and a trip to a national contest. Keshav Ramesh battled Avon homeschooler […]

03/19/2014

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Fugitive From New Hampshire Nabbed In Connecticut

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – A former New Hampshire state representative who once served as state chairman for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign has been captured in Connecticut on a fugitive from justice charge. Waterford police Lt. […]

03/19/2014

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Stratford Pastor Accused Of Bilking Parishioners

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) – A Stratford pastor has been charged with stealing more than $170,000 from an elderly church member, while police are investigating similar allegations involving other older parishioners. Stratford police charged 67-year-old Robert […]

03/19/2014

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Man Who Admitted Killing Mother Attempted Suicide

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) – The father of a Deep River man who admitted to killing his mother at Christmastime is questioning how his son, who was on a suicide watch, could seriously harm himself while […]

03/18/2014

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Suspect In New Britain Man’s Death In Court This Afternoon

(New Britain, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The man accused in the death nearly two years ago of a elderly man in New Britain is due in court today. Thirty-two-year-old Alexis Rodriguez is charged in the beating […]

03/18/2014

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Shoe Bomb Plotter To Testify In Connecticut Terrorists Sentencing

A man convicted in a failed 2001 shoe-bomb plot to bring down an airplane will be allowed to testify at the sentencing of two British citizens who pleaded guilty in Connecticut to supporting terrorists through websites.

03/18/2014

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Two Arrested In Glastonbury Altercation

(Glastonbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Glastonbury police say they’re charging two men after one allegedly struck the other in the head with a flashlight. They say the incident occurred just after three o’clock this morning. Officers […]

03/18/2014

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Man Critically Injured After Diner Brawl In Stamford

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) – Stamford police are looking for two suspects who beat and stomped a man nearly to death outside a diner. Officials told The Advocate (http://bit.ly/1gBC0fB ) that the 28-year-old victim fought with […]

03/18/2014

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Girl Injured In New Haven Hit And Run

(New Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in New Haven are investigating after they say an eight-year-old girl was struck by a car that then fled the scene this morning. Police were dispatched to the scene […]

03/18/2014