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I-84 Westbound at Connecticut-New York State Line Reopens

Interstate 84 in New York west of Danbury has reopened after a tractor-trailer fire shut westbound lanes at exit 1.


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Shutdown Delays Prison Conversion

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The partial government shutdown has delayed plans to begin moving inmates out of the federal women’s prison in Danbury as part of an effort to turn the facility into a minimum-security […]


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Inmate Testifies That Suspect Confessed In Jail

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ A prison inmate has told a state Superior Court jury that a Connecticut man charged with killing his wife nearly 30 years ago confessed when the two men were incarcerated together. […]


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Police Dog Helps Subdue Man With Ax

It took a police canine in Danbury to help subdue an ax-wielding man on Wednesday. Police say 24-year-old Anthony Ramirez failed to comply with officers when they arrived at the Hillside Street home a little […]


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Danbury Man Held For Manslaughter In Child’s Death

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ A Danbury man has been charged with manslaughter in the death of a 19-month-old boy he was baby-sitting. The News-Times reports (http://bit.ly/15HLhzM ) that Christian P. Williams was charged with first-degree […]


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Man Charged In Danbury Accident

Charges have been filed against a Danbury man who was involved in an accident that left a pedestrian injured Wednesday evening. Just after 7:30 p.m., police say Howard Ward was driving a Dodge Durango at […]


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Danbury Home Invasion

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ An 85-year-old Danbury woman suffered a broken hip and cuts and bruises when police say she was pulled from her bed and assaulted in a home invasion. The News-Times reports (http://bit.ly/17PoDzA […]


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Two Arrested After School Finds Child With Burned Foot

Danbury police are holding two adults after school authorities and the Department of Children and Families reported serious injuries to the left foot of an eight-year-old-child.


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Police: Danbury Highway Death Apparent Suicide

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ State police say a man who was killed on Interstate 84 in Danbury after running in front of a tractor-trailer appeared to have been contemplating suicide. The incident happened shortly after […]


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State Prison Transfers Put on Hold

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Federal officials have temporarily suspended a plan to turn the Danbury women’s prison into a facility for men so they can answer questions raised by 11 U.S. senators from the Northeast, […]





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