Connecticut

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
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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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iStock/Brian Sevald
July 27, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Authorities in Hartford say officers fatally shot the driver of a car who charged police after fleeing a traffic stop.
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Jennifer Dulos
New Canaan Police Department
July 26, 2019 - 1:23 pm
The children of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos are now in the custody of Dulos’ mother as police continue to investigate her disappearance more than two months after she vanished, reports say.
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Jennifer Dulos
New Canaan Police Department
July 24, 2019 - 5:52 pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five wants two charges against him dropped. Attorney Norm Pattis on Wednesday filed a motion in Stamford Superior Court arguing there is ``no basis in evidence or law'' to charge his client Fotis Dulos with hindering...
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FILE - This Sept. 9, 2018 file photo shows Miss New York Nia Franklin, center, reacting after being named Miss America 2019 in Atlantic City, N.J. The Miss America Organization says this year's pageant will be held at the Mohegan Sun Connecticut in Uncasville, Connecticut. It will be broadcast on NBC Dec. 19, in a switch from recent broadcaster ABC. (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray, File)
July 23, 2019 - 5:51 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — There she is. Here she isn't. Miss America is leaving Atlantic City for the second time, trading one casino town for another in a move that caps a whirlwind of change at the nearly century-old pageant. This year's pageant will be held at the Mohegan Sun Connecticut in...
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Kimberly Dole
July 18, 2019 - 2:06 pm
GREENWICH, Conn. (1010 WINS) -- A family of Greenwich Police Officers will be working together for the first time Thursday. Sgt. Michael O’Connor Sr., is retiring in a few weeks but will be working with his three sons, who are all Greenwich Police Officers for the first time. Greenwich police...
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July 16, 2019 - 2:14 pm
EAST LYME, Conn. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Connecticut environmental officials are investigating a report that an alligator was spotted near a lake in East Lyme. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says it received a report that a resident living near Powers Lake spotted a foot-long...
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FILE - In this July 25, 2018, file photo, Sen. Christopher Murphy, D-Conn., questions Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as he testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. One of Washington’s leading advocates for gun control, Sen. Chris Murphy, has a book coming out next year. Murphy’s “Violence Inside Us: A Brief History of an Ongoing American Tragedy” will be published Jan. 20, Random House announced Monday, July 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
July 15, 2019 - 11:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — One of Washington's leading advocates for gun control, Sen. Chris Murphy, has a book coming out next year. Murphy's "The Violence Inside Us: A Brief History of an Ongoing American Tragedy" will be published Jan. 20, Random House announced Monday. Murphy, a Democrat from Connecticut...
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Edwin Espichan
Norwalk Police Department
July 13, 2019 - 6:55 pm
Police say a Connecticut department store loss prevention officer is accused of sexually assaulting a girl he detained.
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