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March 22, 2018 - 10:48 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The city of Hartford has reached an agreement to have the state pay off the city's approximately $550 million in general obligation debt. The Hartford Courant reports the deal calls for the state to pick up Hartford's annual debt payments, but the city would be responsible...
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Matt Dwyer
March 22, 2018 - 5:07 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- Between thirty and forty cars caught fire at an auto salvage yard in Norwich this afternoon. Norwich Police say the fire was reported about 3 o'clock. It spread between the vehicles and a metal building where work is performed at Boyd's Auto on Corning Road. Thick, black smoke poured...
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March 22, 2018 - 2:43 am
EASTON, Conn. (AP) — Police say a Massachusetts man volunteering with Emergency Medical Services in Connecticut took inappropriate photos of patients riding in the ambulance. Authorities say 21-year-old Christopher Barlow took photos of patients while volunteering with Easton EMS. He is also...
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Mack Rosenberg
March 22, 2018 - 12:14 am
(Waterbury, CONN. / WTIC Radio) -- State Police say they're investigating use of force in a police-involved shooting in Waterbury Wedesday afternoon. Authorities say a suspect was shot by a Waterbury police officer and treated at a local hospital. There were no police officers injured, and there is...
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Aaron Kupec
March 21, 2018 - 5:50 pm
BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio) - Bloomfield police have arrested a local man after he allegedly stabbed his 68-year-old father with kitchen knife at their Carpenter Lane home. Police were called to the residence shortly after 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to find the victim with a stab wound near the heart,...
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