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State Rep. Christine Ayala (Courtesy Statewide Prosecution Bureau, Division of Criminal Justice)

Ex-lawmaker Turns Down Plea Deal In Election Fraud Case

Former Bridgeport state Rep. Christina Ayala has turned down a plea deal with prosecutors and will go to trial on election fraud charges.

03/26/2015

Patricia Daniels (Courtesy Bridgeport Police)

Correction Officer Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Crash

A state correction officer has been charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a Bridgeport woman and injured her young son.

03/11/2015

The shore of Long Island Sound at New Haven Harbor.  (Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer)

Connecticut’s Smaller Harbors Seek A Spot In Port Authority

The nearly two dozen small harbors in Connecticut that promote economic development in towns from Norwalk to Groton are fighting to be included in the state’s new Port Authority that focuses on the three deep water ports in Bridgeport, New Haven and New London.

03/04/2015

(Courtesy Bridgeport Fire Department)

Structure Fire In Bridgeport

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Crews are at the scene of a fire in Bridgeport. In a tweet, the fire department says units are working a fire in a structure at the corner of Lindley Street […]

03/02/2015

(Courtesy Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch)

Three Alarm Fire Sweeps Through Four Buildings

A three alarm fire swept quickly through four tightly-soaced buildings on Bridgeport’s Hanover Street Friday afternoon

02/27/2015

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Low Temperature Records Fall Statewide

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Record low temperatures have been set in two of Connecticut’s largest cities. In Hartford, a 108-year record was broken. The National Weather Service says the temperature Tuesday morning in Hartford was […]

02/24/2015

A car that hit a snowbank is towed during a winter storm. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Parking Bans Announced

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The city of Hartford will once again institute a parking ban ahead of this latest forthcoming round of winter weather. Mayor Pedro Segarra says the ban goes into effect at 4 […]

02/21/2015

Cherelle Baldwin (Courtesy Bridgeport Police)

Jury In Bridgeport Killing Trial Tells Judge It’s Deadlocked

A Connecticut jury in the trial of a woman charged with killing her boyfriend with her car has told a judge that it is deadlocked, but it’s expected to continue deliberations.

02/19/2015

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One Dead In 2 Car Crash

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   –   A 53 year old Stratford woman has died in a   2  vehicle crash in Bridgeport.About 1:20 Sunday morning  two cars collided at Noble Avenue and  Crown Street. Nancy Keller had to be […]

02/08/2015

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Former Bridgeport Police Officers Sentenced In Beating

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Two former Bridgeport police officers were each sentenced Thursday to three months in prison in the beating of a suspect during an arrest captured on video. Elson Morales and Joseph Lawlor, […]

02/05/2015

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