Connecticut

Connecticut drug bust
Waterbury Police
May 18, 2019 - 3:12 pm
Police in Connecticut say they have arrested 50 people and seized drugs and guns during an investigation that was spurred by heroin-related deaths.
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Measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion
May 13, 2019 - 5:29 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut lawmakers should not become complacent with the state's high vaccination rate, public health experts said Monday, warning that clusters of unvaccinated students identified in recent Department of Public Health data pose a public health risk for the entire state...
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President Donald Trump
Scott Taetsch-USA TODAY Sports
May 12, 2019 - 1:14 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been indicted on charges that he threatened to kill President Donald Trump and sent letters he claimed contained anthrax. Gary Joseph Gravelle of New Haven faces charges including conveying false information about an explosive and threats against the...
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April 29, 2019 - 1:16 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Fans of Nipsey Hussle are upset that someone painted on a mural of the slain rapper at a Connecticut skate park, but police say they don't plan on pursing charges. The Hartford Courant reports that an unidentified woman was video recorded by several people while spray...
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April 29, 2019 - 1:16 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Fans of Nipsey Hussle are upset that someone painted on a mural of the slain rapper at a Connecticut skate park, but police say they don't plan on pursing charges. The Hartford Courant reports that an unidentified woman was video recorded by several people while spray...
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Elephant
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April 20, 2019 - 5:15 pm
A Connecticut appeals court is set to hear arguments in the case of an animal rights group that is trying to free three elephants from a petting zoo by winning them the rights of "personhood.''
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April 16, 2019 - 9:33 am
Police have captured a man they say has been leaving decapitated chickens outside a Connecticut home.
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Joseph Achenbach
Newtown Police Department
April 15, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Police say a Connecticut man crashed his SUV while under the influence, then wandered naked into a nearby home.
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Marijuana
Photo by Mark Mirko/Hartford Courant/TNS/Sipa USA
April 08, 2019 - 6:42 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Additional legislation that could ultimately lead to legalized recreational marijuana in Connecticut has advanced. The Judiciary Committee voted 21-19 on Monday in favor of a bill that outlines how marijuana use and sales would be legalized for those 21 years and older. By...
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Marijuana
Photo by Mark Mirko/Hartford Courant/TNS/Sipa USA
March 25, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Supporters of legal marijuana scored a win in Connecticut on Monday after lawmakers passed one of several bills aimed at clearing the way for legalizing weed in the state.
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