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A picture shows the logo of General Electric.  (ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

GE Sells Fleet Business For 6.9 B To Element Financial

GE recently announced it would sell most of GE Capital over the next two years for about $26.5 billion.

06/29/2015

A picture shows the logo of General Electric.  (ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

GE Looks At Leaving Connecticut In Response To Higher Taxes

The chief executive officer of General Electric Co. has told employees the company has begun looking at the possibility of relocating its Fairfield headquarters in response to the Connecticut legislature’s adoption of a two-year budget that again raises business taxes.

06/04/2015

A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Metro-North Train Strikes Pedestrian In Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Metro-North Railroad says a pedestrian has been struck by one of its trains in Fairfield.

05/27/2015

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Police Investigate “White Lives Matter” Messages

 FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Residents in another Connecticut town have found messages reading “White Lives Matter” at their homes. Fairfield police Lt. James Perez says someone delivered the messages to several homes in the Greenfield […]

05/10/2015

Interstate 95

Fatal Accident Shuts Down 95

A fatal traffic accident shut down Interstate 95 northbound in Fairfield, causing lengthy delays during the morning rush hour.

05/05/2015

Hartford Federal Court. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

First Defendant Sentenced In Jewel Heist

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The first defendant in a 2013 kidnapping and robbery of a Connecticut jewelry store will serve more than 14 1/2 years in prison. Twenty-seven-year-old William Davis of Allentown, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty […]

04/17/2015

Hartford Federal Court. (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

Sentencing Set In Home Invasion-Jewelry Store Robbery

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Federal prosecutors are calling for a sentence of no less than 17 years in prison for a man convicted in a 2013 robbery that involved the kidnapping of two Connecticut jewelry […]

04/16/2015

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Body Found Off Westport

A Fairfield man has been found dead in mud flats near Long Island Sound.
Westport police say they also found the rowing boat of William Supone beached on an island in Long Island Sound Tuesday.

04/15/2015

(Courtesy Fairfield Fire Department)

Driver Dies After Truck Flips On I-95

The driver of a garbage hauling truck has died after part of his vehicle struck an overpass on Interstate 95 in Fairfield and flipped over.

04/02/2015

(Courtesy Fairfield Fire)

I-95 Drivers Report Fire At Former Racquet Club

Firefighters in Fairfield say they received calls from drivers on Interstate 95 Saturday morning about a fire at the former Southport Racquet Club , now known as The Gym at Southport Athletic even before there was smoke inside the building.

03/14/2015

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