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October 15, 2019 - 5:02 am
STAMFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ One of the owners of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has died. Beverly Sackler died Monday, according to a filing made by her lawyers in U.S. Bankruptcy Court. She was the widow of Raymond Sackler, one of the brothers who bought the drug company Purdue Frederick in 1952...
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Morgan Cunningham
October 10, 2019 - 6:06 am
NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Connecticut State Police say three people were killed and three people were seriously injured in a Wednesday night wrong-way crash. The head-on collision happened around 7:48 p.m. on I-95 Northbound between exits 93 and 92. Four people were inside a 2017 Honda...
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AP
October 09, 2019 - 3:07 pm
NEW HAVEN (AP) -- A Hamden mother and the babysitter she hired have been sentenced in connection with injuries to the mother's two children. The mother, Rachael Tobias, was sentenced to more than two years in prison. The babysitter, 29-year-old Christina Ares-Roman, of New Haven, got 2 1/2 years...
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Morgan Cunningham
October 08, 2019 - 3:24 am
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ A water main break floods South Main Street in West Hartford with a foot of water. The M.D.C. confirms approximately 13 homes are affected between Hall Street and Elmfield Street. The main was instaled in 1941 and was shut down around 1 a.m. Tuesday. Repairs are...
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October 02, 2019 - 10:44 am
By CHRIS EHRMANN and DAVE COLLINS Associated Press WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) _ A World War II-era plane with 13 people aboard crashed and burned at the Hartford airport after encountering mechanical trouble on takeoff Wednesday, killing seven of them and injuring others. The four-engine, propeller-...
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AP
October 02, 2019 - 6:26 am
Two University of Connecticut students have been taken to the hospital after one of them fell from a third-floor window in a residence hall.
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Morgan Cunningham
October 02, 2019 - 4:57 am
NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ New London Police are investigating a Tuesday night vehicle verses pedestrian accident. The pedestrian was struck around 10:13 p.m. in the area of 351 North Frontage Road. The victim was taken to an area hospital. The extent of the injuries is not clear.
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Hartford Police Department
Morgan Cunningham
September 30, 2019 - 5:27 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ An off-duty Hartford Police Officer who allegedly assaulted two people Sunday is due to face a judge Monday. City Police were notified around 7:20 in the morning Sunday that one of their officers, 26-year-old Joven Gonzalez of Windsor, allegedly assaulted a woman...
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Morgan Cunningham
September 28, 2019 - 2:33 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Hartford Police are investigating an early Saturday morning shooting that sent one man to Hartford Police. Officials say the shots were fired in the area of Broad Street and Ward Street. An adult male was transported via private vehicle to Hartford Hospital. No other...
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