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Grandmother Charged With Leaving Child In Car

A 59-year-old grandmother has been charged with leaving a 3-year-old unattended in a car in Stratford.

07/24/2014

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Bridge Jumpers Arrested

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) – Stratford police have arrested an Easton man and a teenager after they leaped into the Housatonic River from the Moses Wheeler Bridge on Interstate 95 in Stratford. Police say 22-year-old Mcrae […]

07/02/2014

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School Administrator Found Dead

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) _ Police say the body of a Hamden school administrator has been found at Short Beach hours after state police had issued a Silver Alert that she was missing. Forty-year-old Amy Golda, […]

06/27/2014

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Mom Arrested In School Grenade Case

The mother of an 11-year-old boy has been arrested after police say her son brought a grenade to school for show-and-tell related to World War II lessons.

06/10/2014

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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 […]

04/04/2014

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Woman Denied In Bid To Reclaim Pets

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A 93-year-old Connecticut woman who once had more than 50 cats in her home has lost a bid to get four of her felines back. A state judge in Bridgeport ruled […]

03/13/2014

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Threat Suspect Appears in Court

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ An 18-year-old Connecticut woman has been arrested after police said she allegedly made verbal threats of violence against two schools. Police said Natalie Carpenter of Torrington was arrested Tuesday. She appeared […]

03/05/2014

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Air Force Pursues Sikorsky Rescue Helicopter

The Air Force says it is moving forward with plans to have Sikorsky build a new combat rescue helicopter but the program could still face major hurdles.

03/05/2014

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Trucker Pleads Guilty To Stealing 111 Guns

Federal prosecutors say a Bridgeport truck driver has pleaded guilty to stealing 111 firearms from the Smith and Wesson manufacturing plant in Springfield. Police say 28-year-old Elliot Perez picked up five boxes of firearms for delivery in November 2012, but at the same time, took three additional boxes not designated for pickup.

02/11/2014

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Settlement Reached In Boy’s Death

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) – Stratford officials have approved a $4.1 million settlement of a lawsuit filed by the family of a 13-year-old boy who was struck and killed by a town dump truck in 2008. […]

01/14/2014

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