Connecticut

Jason Racz
Waterbury Police Dept.
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November 01, 2019 - 2:37 pm
A Connecticut man was arrested after trick-or-treaters said they found loose razor blades in their candy bags.
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FIlE - This Oct. 15, 2019 file photo shows Kristen Clarke, President and Executive Director Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights Under Law in Washington. A Connecticut police officer, officer Kevin P. Wilcox, has retired after Committee for Civil Rights Under Law raised concerns about his membership with Proud Boys, a far-right group known for engaging in violent clashes at political rallies. East Hampton Town Manager David Cox says Wilcox retired on Oct. 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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November 01, 2019 - 10:57 am
A Connecticut police officer has retired after a civil rights organization raised concerns about his membership in a far-right group known for engaging in violent clashes at political rallies, a town official said Friday. Officer Kevin P. Wilcox retired from the East Hampton Police Department on...
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October 30, 2019 - 4:45 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut's highest court has ruled that frozen embryos at the center of a divorce case amount to marital property and can be destroyed. Wednesday's unanimous opinion, which reversed a lower court decision, found the couple had an enforceable contract with a fertility...
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Beto O'Rourke
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October 29, 2019 - 7:57 pm
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) -- Democratic presidential candidate and former U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke is planning to meet with gun control advocates in Newtown, Connecticut. O'Rourke is participating in a ``conversation on gun violence prevention'' on Wednesday with advocates and residents in the town that...
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October 23, 2019 - 5:41 pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Police in Connecticut say a 23-year-old man being detained following a domestic violence incident involving his mother went into medical distress and later died at the hospital. The Stamford Advocate reports that the cause of death Wednesday is under investigation by the...
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Jake Wascher
Hartford Police
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October 13, 2019 - 2:39 pm
A judge is determining whether a former drama student accused of stabbing two fellow students at the University of Hartford is not guilty by reason of insanity.
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Phone scam
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October 05, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Connecticut officials are warning residents about a scam targeting customers of the state's largest utility.
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Fotis Dulos
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October 04, 2019 - 6:33 pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five has appeared in court to seek the dismissal of charges against him in his wife's disappearance. The judge at Friday's hearing said he would review arguments by prosecutors and the defendant, Fotis Dulos, and...
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A Delta commercial airline plane taxis to take-off behind investigators at the wreckage of World War II-era bomber plane that crashed at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn., Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
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October 02, 2019 - 11:48 pm
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — A World War II-era plane with 13 people aboard crashed and burned at the Hartford airport after encountering mechanical trouble on takeoff Wednesday, killing seven of them. The four-engine, propeller-driven B-17 bomber struggled to get into the air and slammed into a...
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A Delta commercial airline plane taxis to take-off behind investigators at the wreckage of World War II-era bomber plane that crashed at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn., Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
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October 02, 2019 - 10:30 am
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — A World War II-era B-17 bomber with 13 people aboard crashed and burned at the Hartford airport after encountering mechanical trouble on takeoff Wednesday, and a state official said at least seven were killed. The four-engine, propeller-driven plane struggled to get into...
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