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Father Of Wandering Child Arrested

(NEW LONDON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  The father of a  small child   has been arrested.The child,believed to be approximately   four years old was found   along Ocean Avenue in New London Wednesday afternoon.He told police that his father […]


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Child Found In Bathtub Dies

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   –   A one year old Hartford boy found in a bathtub at a home on Elmer Street Tuesday afternoon has died.Antonio Armando Delgado Jr, had been in critical condition due to a lack […]


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Mother Arrested For Leaving Child In Vehicle

(NORWALK,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Stamford woman  has been arrested by police in Norwalk after officers responded  Wednesday to the report of an infant  left alone in a vehicle in a parking garage. Officers found the   […]


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11-Year-Old Girl To Attend Harvard

Ria Cheruvu, the 11-year-old valedictorian of her graduating class at Arizona Connections Academy, has been accepted by the Ivy League school and plans on going.


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Child Admits To Fabrication

(VERNON,Conn/CBS Connecticut)   –   Vernon Police say the  elementary school  student who reported  he had been  grabbed by a  stranger  who tried to force him into a car Tuesday  afternoon  while walking home from Lake Street […]


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Study Shows Treatment In Infants Reduces Symptoms Of Autism

There is new hope in the fight against autism and it starts before a child is even diagnosed.


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New Fairfield Child Abuse Arrest

Accused Alexandra Aucapina turned herself in to State Police Detectives at Troop A in Southbury for an outstanding arrest warrant for several counts of child abuse that occurred within her home.


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Report: Conn. Infants More Likely To Die Of Unsafe Sleeping Conditions

A recent report shows infants in Connecticut are more likely to die from unsafe sleeping conditions than child abuse, car accidents, choking, falls and other accidents.


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Bridgeport Police Department Needs Your Help

Police are asking for the public and community’s help in the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Bianca Lebron.


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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.