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Bridgeport Mayor Orders Probe In Officer Involved Shooting

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch has ordered a police internal affairs investigation into a city officer who apparently shot himself in the leg by accident inside a coffee shop. Officer Juan Santiago […]


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Fatal Shooting In Bridgeport

Bridgeport police are investigating an early morning homicide in which a 21-year-old man was fatally shot. It was the 12th homicide in the city this year. At approximately 2 a.m., patrol officers responded to the […]


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Advocates: Funds Lacking To Prevent Youth Homelessness

A lack of available safe housing for young people in crisis is to blame for youth homelessness in Connecticut, advocates said Thursday as they called for more and better housing.


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Radio Station Off Air After U of Bridgeport Fire

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A fire on the roof of the student center at the University of Bridgeport has knocked a radio station off the air. WPKN-FM tweeted Wednesday night it expected to be back […]


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Eight Displaced In House Fire

Eight people were displaced in a Wednesday house fire in Bridgeport.


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Blood Contamination Claims At Center Of Lawsuit

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A former employee has testified in a lawsuit against Greenwich Hospital that she was pressured to resign after she discovered contaminated blood vials. The Connecticut Post reports (http://bit.ly/JdR4Du ) that Isabel […]


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Trial To Begin For Man Charged In Bridgeport Killings

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A man charged in the killings of three people during an alleged Bridgeport drug turf dispute in 2005 is going on trial in state court. A Bridgeport Superior Court jury is […]


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Former Mayor Asks State Supreme Court To Return Law License

Former Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim’s lawyer has told the state Supreme Court his client has shown remorse for his corrupt tenure as mayor of Connecticut’s largest city and deserves to win back his law license.


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Former B-Port Mayor Seeks Law License

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Former Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim is asking the state Supreme Court to restore his law license that he lost following a corruption conviction. A hearing is set for Tuesday. A three-judge […]



Hartford Man Gets More Than 20 Years For Child Porn

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Authorities say a Hartford man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison for producing and distributing child pornography. Federal prosecutors say 26-year-old Eliezer Maldonado was sentenced Monday in […]