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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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Developers Sign Deal For Former Army Engine Plant

Stratford Mayor John Harkins says developers have signed an agreement to buy a 77-acre former Army engine plant at the mouth of the Housatonic River with plans for homes, shops and industrial businesses.

10/30/2013

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Cuts At Sikorsky, Most In Connecticut

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is cutting 200 hourly jobs, blaming reduced spending by the federal government and other countries and rising costs to compete. The subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. […]

09/13/2013

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Connecticut’s First West Nile Virus Case Of 2013

Connecticut’s first West Nile Virus diagnosis of the summer has been made.

08/29/2013

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Clerk Critical After Robbery: Tried To Protect David Hasselhoff Posters

A store clerk was critically injured during an early morning robbery this morning in Shelton.

08/20/2013

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