Connecticut

Remington
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November 16, 2019 - 3:14 pm
A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits in the aftermath of mass killings. The court this week allowed families of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre to sue the maker of the...
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Simon Hessler
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November 09, 2019 - 5:07 pm
The owner of a Connecticut hotel and management agency charged with seeking underage girls for "slave training'' in his "sex dungeon'' is facing more charges.
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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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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 - 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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September 25, 2019 - 6:48 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- The Democratic governors of New York and Connecticut said Wednesday they plan to work together to regulate both recreational marijuana and vaping products, saying it makes no sense to have different rules in neighboring states. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said states are...
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