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Bernie Loubier
September 21, 2019 - 5:37 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A Bridgeport woman is being held on a $1 million bond in connection with the July shooting death of her husband. Bridgeport Police said 35-year-old Larise King turned herself in early Saturday morning, after midnight. Through her attorney, Michael Riley, she had originally...
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Bernie Loubier
September 21, 2019 - 1:42 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The State Elections Enforcement Commission plans to hold a special meeting to determine whether to investigate allegations of absentee ballot irregularities in Bridgeport's recent Democratic primary for mayor. The agency has scheduled the meeting for Monday. It comes after...
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Bernie Loubier
September 21, 2019 - 1:19 pm
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) _ The president of Poland is making his first visit to Connecticut. Andrzej Duda and his wife are making a stop in New Britain, which has a large Polish immigrant population. About 20,000 people of Polish decent live in the city. Duda is scheduled to attend Mass on Sunday at...
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September 20, 2019 - 11:58 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ The World Series champion Boston Red Sox were mathematically eliminated in the late innings, then lost to the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Friday night when Willy Adames had an RBI single in the 11th. A year after going 108-54 to win their third straight AL East title, the Red Sox...
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Bill Pearse
September 20, 2019 - 6:46 pm
(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./WTIC Radio) - Bridgeport Police have obtained an arrest warrant for 35 year old Larise King for her role in the murder of her husband .Dathan Gray was shot and killed during the early morning hours of July 27, as he stood on the street in front of his home at 601 Newfield Avenue...
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September 20, 2019 - 5:41 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut public health officials say an East Lyme resident has died after testing positive earlier this month for a mosquito-borne disease. The Department of Public Health also announced Friday that a second person, an adult from Old Lyme, has tested positive for eastern...
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Matt Dwyer
September 20, 2019 - 4:47 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- The state Elections Enforcement Commission is launching an investigation into the Bridgeport Democratic mayoral primary. The secretary of the state asked the State Office of Elections Enforcement to look into the matter. A commission meeting is planned for Monday afternoon . Lawyers...
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AP
September 20, 2019 - 10:43 am
Gun-maker Colt is suspending its production of rifles for the civilian market including the popular AR-15, the company said Thursday in a shift it attributed to changes in consumer demand and a market already saturated with similar weapons.
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