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Two Dead in Bridgeport Crash

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut) -    A second person has died of injuries suffered in a crash on Madison Avenue in Bridgeport  late Saturday night.It happened shortly after 11 pm. The preliminary  investigation  indicates  the car illegally passed […]


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Prison Employee Faces Sentencing For Sexual Abuse

A prison employee is facing sentencing for sexually abusing an inmate in Danbury.


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Last Dry Town In Connecticut Considers Giving Up On Prohibition

The last dry town in Connecticut is considering whether to give up on Prohibition.


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Principal Remains on Suspension For Dragging Video

A principal in Bridgeport remains on suspension after videos surfaced showing the administrator dragging students down a school’s hallway.


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Bridgeport Officer Arrested In Gun Incident

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A veteran Bridgeport police officer is charged after his gun went off in a bagel shop last year. On December 17, State Police say 55-year-old Officer Juan Santiago, a 28 year […]


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Teen Arrested After Snowball Attack On Teacher

Bridgeport officials say a teenager has been arrested after striking a teacher with a snowball at a high school where he had been banned.



City, State Sued Over Murder Arrest

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A New Haven man is suing the city and state for $20 million after he was charged with murder and spent 17 months in jail awaiting trial before prosecutors dropped […]


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Penalty Phase To Resume In Conn. Murder Trial

A Connecticut jury will resume hearing evidence on whether a man should get the death penalty for killing two adults and a 9-year-old girl in Bridgeport.



NY Couple Sentenced For Bridgeport Mortgage Fraud Scheme

A Long Island man has been sentenced to four years in prison and his wife received a three-year sentence for operating a multimillion-dollar mortgage fraud scheme.


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Aid To Elevate Coastal Homes Denied

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut officials have rejected $18 million in requests for the latest round of Superstorm Sandy aid by shoreline homeowners who want to use the emergency funding to elevate their homes to […]