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Crashes, DUIs Down During Holiday Weekend

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State police have released numbers from the Fourth of July holiday weekend. For the period beginning July 3 at midnight, through midnight last night, troopers reported 312 accidents, 47 with injury. […]

07/07/2014

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East Hartford Police Probe Fatal Shooting

(East Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A shooting Tuesday night in East Hartford has left one man dead. They say around 11:30, they were called to the area of 1268 Main Street. That’s where they found […]

07/03/2014

Hillary Clinton Speaks At The University Of Miami

UConn Defends Clinton Speech Fee

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The University of Connecticut is defending its decision to have former U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton speak on campus in April for a fee of more than $250,000. University spokeswoman Stephanie Reitz […]

07/03/2014

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Farmington Police Search For Shoplifting Suspect

Farmington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Farmington are looking for a man who has apparently made it a habit of stealing from a store in the Westfarms Mall. They say the suspect has hit the […]

07/03/2014

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Gehrig Mitt Could Fetch 200K At Auction

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) – A mitt signed by legendary New York Yankees slugger Lou Gehrig is going up for auction. Howard Henderson was a boy some 80 years ago when the first baseman befriended him […]

07/03/2014

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Bridge Jumpers Arrested

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) – Stratford police have arrested an Easton man and a teenager after they leaped into the Housatonic River from the Moses Wheeler Bridge on Interstate 95 in Stratford. Police say 22-year-old Mcrae […]

07/02/2014

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and members of the Rock Cats organization outside Hartford city hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Forum Tonight On Proposed Rock Cats Stadium For Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A forum is being held tonight on the proposed Rock Cats stadium for Hartford. Several issues are tied to the deal announced back on June 4. Chief among them: bonding $60 […]

07/02/2014

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Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Naugatuck Accident

(Naugatuck, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Route 63 in Naugatuck has reopened after being closed earlier today, the result of an accident involving a motorcycle and a motor vehicle. Police say the motorcycle was traveling south on […]

07/01/2014

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Suspects Nabbed In Armed Robbery

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police say they’ve arrested a pair of suspects in a street robbery from last week. Under arrest are 25-year-old Robert Stovall and 24-year-old Darrell Foreman. They’re wanted in connection with […]

07/01/2014