Connecticut

Norwalk PD
August 15, 2019 - 6:15 pm
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) -- Authorities say they've arrested a Connecticut man interested in committing a mass shooting and seized weapons and ammunition from his home. Norwalk and FBI officials say 22-year-old Brandon Wagshol was charged Thursday with illegal possession of large capacity ammunition...
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Darien PD
David Caplan
August 14, 2019 - 4:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Darien Police Department in Connecticut released on Wednesday bodycam footage (above) of its officers forcing Yankees general manager Brian Cashman from his SUV at gunpoint as he was leaving a gas station, after mistaking himself for car thief. In the video, you can see...
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David Caplan
August 10, 2019 - 8:33 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was stopped by police in Connecticut Friday and forced from his SUV at gunpoint by as many as nine officers as he was leaving a gas station. In an interview with The New York Post , Cashman said his Jeep Wrangler was stolen a...
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Jeffrey Hanson
New Haven Police Department
David Caplan
August 10, 2019 - 7:48 am
A man who allegedly threatened violence in a Facebook post against today's annual Puerto Rican Festival in New Haven, Connecticut, was arrested early Saturday morning, police said.
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Jennifer Dulos
New Canaan Police Department
David Caplan
August 09, 2019 - 12:44 pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Fotis Dulos, the Connecticut man charged in connection with the disappearance of his estranged wife Jennifer Dulos, appeared in court Friday. Jennifer Dulos, a mother of five from New Canaan, vanished May 24 and remains missing. Fotis Dulos' legal team requested...
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August 05, 2019 - 1:27 pm
BOSTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- A Peter Pan bus driver was arrested Sunday and charged with locking a passenger in the vehicle's luggage compartment during a trip from New York to Boston. Connecticut State Police got a 911 call at about 4 p.m. Sunday from a woman who said she was deliberately locked in...
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FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2013, file photo, firearms training unit Detective Barbara J. Mattson, of the Connecticut State Police, holds up a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle, the same make and model of gun used by Adam Lanza in the December 2012 Sandy Hook School shooting, during a hearing of a legislative subcommittee in Hartford, Conn. Gunmaker Remington Arms filed a request on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a Connecticut court ruling that reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against the company. Remington cited a 2005 federal law that shields gunmakers in most cases from liability when their products are used in crimes. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
August 01, 2019 - 2:56 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting asked the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal Thursday of a state ruling against the company. Remington Arms, based in Madison, North Carolina, cited a much-debated 2005 federal law that shields...
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FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, a high school student uses a vaping device near a school campus in Cambridge, Mass. U.S. health officials are scrambling to keep e-cigarettes away from teenagers amid an epidemic of underage use. But doctors face a new dilemma: there are few effective options for weening young people off nicotine vaping devices like Juul. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
July 31, 2019 - 4:57 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut launched an investigation Wednesday into the marketing practices of Juul Labs, becoming the latest state to probe the vaping product manufacturer's health claims and appeal to young people. State Attorney General William Tong said his probe is part of a national...
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Chris Murphy
Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY
July 28, 2019 - 4:33 pm
A U.S. Senator from Connecticut says he's dropping the president from his Twitter feed.
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Plastic Bag
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
July 27, 2019 - 3:18 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut consumers will soon be charged 10 cents to carry out their purchases in a single-use plastic bag. The new tax takes effect on Thursday. Many stores have posted signs warning customers of the impending change. Proponents hope the excise will lead to fewer single-...
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