Local News

Bernie Loubier
October 13, 2018 - 12:45 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Two red pandas at the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport have some roomier new living quarters. The red pandas, Rochan and Meri, have a new habitat that includes air conditioning and an outdoor yard with open viewing for visitors. The zoo opened the new habitat to the public on...
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Bill Pearse
October 12, 2018 - 8:09 pm
Meriden Police have secured a warrant for the arrest of a man accused of shooting a family member in the leg Wednesday at a residence on Curtis Street
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In this image made from video and provided by SevereStudios.com, damage from Hurricane Michael is seen in Mexico Beach, Fla. on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Search-and-rescue teams fanned out across the Florida Panhandle to reach trapped people in Michael's wake Thursday as daylight yielded scenes of rows upon rows of houses smashed to pieces by the third-most powerful hurricane on record to hit the continental U.S. (SevereStudios.com via AP)
October 12, 2018 - 10:02 am
Stamford-based relief organization Americares has a team on the ground in the storm zone, in the wake of Hurricane Michael. However, that team is dealing with access issues, according to Director of Emergency Response Brian Scheel.
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October 12, 2018 - 12:10 am
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) _ All the Philadelphia Eagles needed to get over their Super Bowl hangover was a little more urgency, some big plays _ and a timely game against the New York Giants. Carson Wentz threw a season-high three touchdown passes and the Eagles got an early lift from their...
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