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Red Cross Worker Charged With Embezzling

The former finance director of the Middlesex/Central Connecticut Red Cross is charged with embezzling from the agency .


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Tour Bus Driver Indicted In Crash Which Killed 15

The driver of a tour bus that crashed on a New York City highway while returning from a quick overnight trip to a casino, killing 15, has been indicted on manslaughter charges, a law enforcement official said Thursday.


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Death-Row Inmate’s Appeal Rejected

A Superior Court judge has rejected the latest appeal from a death-row inmate who was convicted of killing a police officer in 1992.


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Williams Sisters Lose at Wimbledon

Defending Wimbledon champion Serena Williams and her older sister, five-time Champion Venus Williams both lost in the fourth round at Wimbledon, meaning there will be no American in the women’s quarterfinals.


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Federal Jury Decides On Death Sentence In Triple Murder

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Federal prosecutors say a jury has determined a reputed drug dealer should be put to death for killing three people in a drug turf dispute in 2005 in Bridgeport. Tom […]


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Malloy Wants To Plug Budget Gap With Surplus Funds

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Friday evening that he has reached a deal with Democratic legislative leaders on how to close the remaining $400 million gap in Connecticut’s two-year budget.


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Bridgeport Man Could Be Sentenced To Death After Triple Murder Conviction

A Bridgeport man has been convicted of killing three people in the city in 2005 and now a jury will decide whether he should receive the death penalty.


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Headmaster Won’t Rescind Prom Punishment

The Shelton High School headmaster isn’t budging on her decision to bar a senior from prom after he asked a girl to the dance by posting an invitation in big cardboard letters on the side of the school.


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New Britain Suspect Spotted In Middletown

New Britain Police say a suspect they’ve been seeking in a double shooting last fall has been seen in Middletown in recent weeks, and they’re renewing their efforts to capture him


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Defendant Withdraws Guilty Plea In 2009 Shooting

A man who pleaded guilty to his role in a fatal shooting in 2009 is withdrawing his plea and taking his chances at trial because a jury acquitted his codefendant.