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Accident Blocks Highway in Bridgeport-Stratford Area

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A section of Interstate 95 in Bridgeport near the Stratford line is closed. The state Department of Transportation is reporting a tractor and a motor vehicle were involved in a crash […]


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Bridgeport Police Warn Of Phone Scams

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bridgeport police are warning the public of telephone scams. The department says it has been receiving several complaints daily of scams purported in a variety of forms. Among them are callers […]


The Barnum Museum promises to show an "inexplicable" find on April 1st. (Photo courtesy Barnum Museum)

Barnum Museum Will Show “Inexplicable Specimen”

Museum says its new exhibit is unlike anything ever seen before.


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Lisbon Man Sentenced To 9 Years In Burglary Spree

A Lisbon man has been sentenced to nine years in prison in the theft of nearly 20 guns stolen taken a string of residential burglaries.


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Man Charged With Trying To Burn Toddler

A 28 year old Bridgeport man was arrested by city police Thursday afternoon in connection with the assault of his 13 month old son.


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Death Sentence Imposed In Connecticut Triple Killing

A Connecticut jury has sentenced a man to death for killing two adults and a 9-year-old girl in Bridgeport in 2006.


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Bridgeport Woman To Be Sentenced For Embezzlement

A Bridgeport woman is facing sentencing for embezzling about $94,000 from a travel agency where she worked.


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Branford Man Faces Sentencing For Ponzi Scheme

A Branford man is facing sentencing for operating a Ponzi scheme that defrauded more than 50 investors of about $3.6 million.


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2 Pedestrians Injured In Bridgeport

Two pedestrians were hit by cars within an hour of each other Thursday night in Bridgeport.



Man Injured In Bridgeport Fire

A man suffered serious burns in a fire in a building in downtown Bridgeport.