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December 03, 2019 - 12:24 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A Bridgeport fire captain who had been accused of misusing a minority firefighters' organization's bank account and credit card has been fired, two months after the case was dismissed. The Connecticut Post reports that Bridgeport officials confirmed Monday that Darrien...
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AP
December 03, 2019 - 11:57 am
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut jury has awarded more than $23 million in damages to an autistic teenager who suffered severe head injuries when his school bus crashed into a tree. Gabriel Goncalves, of Wolcott, was a sixth-grader at the time of the June 2015 crash. The bus driver told...
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AP
December 03, 2019 - 11:14 am
The estranged husband of a missing Connecticut mother of five has gone on trial in a civil lawsuit filed by his wife's mother, who claims he owes her about $3 million in unpaid loans.
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December 03, 2019 - 10:14 am
Connecticut state Treasurer Shawn Wooden, who oversees $37 billion in public pension funds, will announce Tuesday plans to reallocate $30 million worth of shares in civilian firearm manufacturer securities, while banning similar, future investments and creating incentives for banks and financial...
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AP
December 02, 2019 - 9:49 pm
Hartford seems to have been spared the worst of the big, brutal winter storm enveloping most of the Northeast, but the city is covered in a few inches of snow and it's still falling. The seemingly endless winter storm that hindered travel across most of the country over the long holiday weekend is...
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December 02, 2019 - 4:40 pm
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut rabbi convicted of repeatedly sexually abusing a teenage boy more than a decade ago was sentenced Monday to 12 years in prison. Superior Court Judge Jon Alander imposed the punishment on Daniel Greer, 79, of New Haven, whose lawyer has said he expects to appeal...
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December 02, 2019 - 3:48 pm
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut State Police say they arrested 52 people suspected of driving under the influence and investigated two fatal traffic crashes during the Thanksgiving holiday enforcement period. Troopers responded to more than 7,200 calls for service in the five-day period that...
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