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Court Will Hear Appeal In Fatal Police Shooting

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s second-highest court is reviewing a jury verdict that cleared Bridgeport police of wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of an unarmed South Carolina man in 2008. The Appellate Court is scheduled […]

11/08/2014

A typo on a local Connecticut election ballot has helped James J. Butler be elected to office when it was his father, James R. Butler, who was the candidate. (credit: Getty Images)

Election Day Snafus May Lead To Legislative Action

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Election Day problems four years after snarls in Bridgeport may prompt the Connecticut legislature to change election law. Early Tuesday morning voters in Hartford were told at several polling stations that […]

11/08/2014

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

Bridgeport Councilman Faces Harassment Complaint

A Bridgeport City Council member faces a sexual harassment complaint related to his city job.

10/28/2014

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Bridgeport Orders More Ballots To Avoid 2010 Problems

Bridgeport elections officials say they’re prepared for any potential problems on Election Day to avoid a repeat of troubles that marred vote counting in 2010.

10/24/2014

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Inmate Accused In Bridgeport Murder Heads To Trial

A man arrested nearly 32 years after the body of a murder victim was found in Bridgeport is about to go on trial.

10/20/2014

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

Bridgeport Homicide

Bridgeport police have identified a man who was killed in the city’s 10th homicide of the year.

10/19/2014

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Detectives Probe Bridgeport Shooting

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – Police in Bridgeport are trying to figure out who shot a 20-year-old man before fleeing the scene on foot. Authorities say Anthony Holmes of Bridgeport was shot in the area of […]

10/18/2014

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Suspect Sought In Homicide

Bridgeport Police have released the name of the man shot to death early Monday afternoon at Pearl and Brook Streets.24 year old Davon Robertson of Bridgeport got into an alternation with a group of young males at East Main Street and Pearl Street.

10/13/2014

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Maximum Term Sought In Plane Plot

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Prosecutors are urging a federal judge to impose a five-year prison term on a Connecticut man recorded discussing attacks on a federal building and Harvard University with a radio-controlled plane […]

10/08/2014

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Fire Destroys Boat

BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A boat fire at the Dolphin Cove Marina in  Bridgeport early Sunday morning  destroyed a 26 foot Hydra-Sport. The boat was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived about 2:45 a.m.During the […]

10/05/2014

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