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Officials: Man Apparently Drowns After Bridgeport Bar Fight

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Authorities in Bridgeport say a man apparently has drowned after getting into a fight outside a restaurant overnight. Bridgeport city spokesman Brett Broesder said Saturday morning that a second person who […]



Weekend Shootings Leave 2 Dead In Bridgeport

Two men were killed in separate weekend shootings in Bridgeport.
Police say 39-year-old Kendall Willis was found slumped over the steering wheel of his car on Staples Street Sunday afternoon after being shot in the head.


A sign outside Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Mayor Endorsed For Another Term

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch narrowly won the endorsement of local Democrats Tuesday night in his bid for a third term. Finch has been facing a strong challenge from a former mayor, […]


PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 1: Hall of fame baseball player Cal Ripken Jr watches batting practice prior to the National League Wild Card game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park October 1, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Baseball’s Iron Man Coming To Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. plans to visit two Connecticut cities where his foundation is helping to bring youth baseball to kids who would not otherwise get a chance […]


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Bridgeport Suspect To Be Sentenced In Fatal Drug Robbery

A 24-year-old Bridgeport man is slated to be sentenced for his involvement masterminding a fatal drug-related robbery.


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Delays Possible On Medical Marijuana Permits

Businesses considering applying for new medical
marijuana permits in Connecticut’s largest city may have to wait a while.


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Mother Scolds Admitted Sex Offender At Sentencing Hearing

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a teenage runaway found himself facing his mother in court as well as the sentencing judge. The Connecticut Post reports 34-year-old Harold Frazier […]


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Naked Woman Falls From Balcony

Bridgeport police say they are investigating how a naked woman came to fall from a second-story balcony.


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Nurses Aid Pleads Guilty To Sexual Assault

A former nurse’s aide has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting five male patients at a Connecticut hospital.


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State Probes School Response To Student Injury

A kindergartner was allowed to return to her Bridgeport classroom after a playground accident broke her arm in two places.