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  • Heroic firefighters pull car off man
  • Fairfield firefighters and police officers depended brute strength on Sunday when they rescued an 86-year-old man who was pinned between his vehicle and the wall of his garage.
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  • Forty-five-year-old Yolanda McDowell, of Stamford, is charged with manslaughter and evading responsibility after witnesses who saw the accident gave police her minivan's license plate number.
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  • greenwich expensive home
  • A 12-bedroom waterfront estate on 50 acres in wealthy Greenwich has been sold for $120 million.
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  • Huge crowds have turned out for a downtown Hartford victory parade celebrating the national championships won by the University of Connecticut men's and women's basketball teams.
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  • john rowland
  • Former Gov. John G. Rowland was indicted Thursday on charges he tried to hide his role in two congressional campaigns.
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  • Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women's college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.
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  • uconn student celebration
  • Jubilant fans celebrating UConn's Monday night national basketball championship win smashed a window in an engineering building, broke street lights and overturned furniture inside the school's student union.
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  • shooting chase suspect
  • The attorney for the family of a Connecticut woman killed by police on Capitol Hill six months ago says her autopsy found she was shot multiple times from behind, including a shot to the back of the head.
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  • bomb threat at university of connecticut
  • The University of Connecticut campus in Storrs is still investigating a bomb threat called into the admissions building, but all other areas of campus have been cleared.
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  • connecticut surprise pregnancy
  • A Connecticut couple and their daughter are now a happy, healthy family of four, but the newest addition came as a total surprise.
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  • Charla Nash
  • A legislative committee is not allowing a Connecticut woman disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack to sue the state and seek financial damages.
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  • car dealership accident
  • 20-year-old Melissa Febus of Bridgeport is accused of leaving the scene after damaging two cars.
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  • eraser challenge
  • It's no joke, the young teenagers are actually erasing their skin until it bleeds and burns.
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  • connecticut new gun laws take effect
  • Connecticut State Police are reminding firearms owners that state regulations on long guns will change Tuesday.
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  • ziggy star mystic connecticut seal
  • A malnourished seal is finally getting the care she needs at her new home in Connecticut.
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  • Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed legislation Thursday that will raise Connecticut's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by 2017, the highest rate for any state in the country.
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ristjan ndoj
  • Kristjan Ndoj died last Thursday from gunshot wounds to the head and leg. He was found bleeding in a driveway five days earlier.
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  • connecticut news
  • Parents in Connecticut are advised to be on the alert for a possible predator.
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  • Car driven through store in Connecticut
  • Police say the vehicle was going too fast when it exited off Interstate 95 at exit 24 in Fairfield before plowing into five other cars and careening into the Cumberland Farms store and gas station at the bottom of the ramp.
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  • A woman disfigured in a 2009 chimpanzee attack has told Connecticut lawmakers that the state knew the animal was a threat but failed to protect her.
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ristjan ndoj
  • A 15-year-old boy who had been in critical condition after he was shot in the head and leg outside a home in Shelton, Connecticut, Saturday night has died.
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  • Robert Genevicz
  • A Stratford pastor is accused of stealing more than $170,000 from an elderly church member, while police are investigating similar allegations involving other older parishioners.
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ristjan ndoj
  • A 15-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was shot in the head and leg outside a home in Shelton, Connecticut, Saturday night.
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  • fairfield fire
  • Fairfield officials say a mother and her teenaged daughter have died in an early morning house fire.
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  • The sophomore member of Kappa Kappa Gamma says she was forced to drink until she blacked out.
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  • stephen levins connecticut hockey referee arrested
  • Stephen Levins, 55, is free on $5,000 bond following his arrest Saturday after the game involving 13- and 14-year-old players.
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  • Community helps bus driver who lost home in fire
  • A devastating fire destroyed a Connecticut school bus driver's home and everything he owns.
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  • sterling community school connecticut
  • Parents in a small eastern Connecticut town are demanding action by local officials after a man went to a school to pick up his great-grandson and took the wrong child home, possibly because the boys were wearing similar hats.
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  • Video shows principal dragging little girl
  • Parents are outraged over the surveillance video that has just come to light.
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  • snow on car roof
  • A new law requiring motorists to remove snow and ice from their vehicles has become a new source of revenue for Connecticut.
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  • The Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the state have agreed to establish an independent review of projects.
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  • connecticut drone investigation
  • The FAA says it is looking into police reports that a remote-control craft was seen near the crash in Hartford last Saturday.
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  • Snow cleanup in Connecticut
  • The one residual effect of this storm is the train service on the new haven line. They have not been running their normal service.
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  • danbury crash
  • Police say the driver, 45-year-old Edward Kish, lost control of his car, crossed the median, and struck another car.
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  • metro north sex assault fairfield
  • A Metro-North employee is under arrest in Connecticut after police say he was masturbating in front of a woman on a train.
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  • Human error to blame for Thursday evening Metro-North train suspensions
  • A train commuter leader launched an online effort Monday that included social media to air complaints directly to Metro-North Railroad and elected officials, saying commuters are fed up after recent derailments, service outages and stranded passengers.
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  • connecticut news
  • Police are hunting for a suspect who attacked two women in Stamford early Sunday, punching one and sexually assaulting the other.
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  • windham connecticut home invasion response
  • An investigation is underway in Connecticut after it took police more than an hour to respond to two children trapped in their house during a home invasion.
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  • Passengers stuck on stranded Metro-North train
  • A nightmare commute finally ended for a few hundred passengers who got stuck for hours Wednesday night on a Metro-North train in Connecticut.
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  • Connecticut man charged in modeling agency scam
  • Anand Amin, 24, allegedly posed as a female talent scout and extorted money and nude photos of female applicants, who were then blackmailed to pay more money and perform sexual acts with him.
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  • A Norwalk woman was arrested after police say she tried to set puppies free from a retail pet store in Westport, Connecticut.
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  • A Connecticut man faces numerous drug charges after police say he posted a YouTube video of himself giving a tour of what he calls his marijuana garden.
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  • There were a series of car crashes in Norwalk, Connecticut when a roadway filled up with ice.
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  • bridgeport crack cocaine bust melissa lapore
  • Police seized a large stash of crack cocaine and cash during a drug bust in Connecticut this week.
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  • connecticut banana bandit
  • Police in Connecticut are investigating a bizarre crime committed by an alleged banana bandit.
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  • william dong
  • A Connecticut man who caused a gun scare at the University of New Haven last month has been charged with a federal firearms offense, prosecutors said Tuesday.
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  • bradley international airport flight cancellations
  • More than two dozen flights were canceled at the airport because of the snow and subzero temperatures hampering travel in the Midwest.
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  • fire, building collapse in shelton, connecticut
  • At least five people were hurt when a massive fire burned through a building in Connecticut, causing part of the building to collapse.
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  • fire, building collapse in shelton, connecticut
  • See images from the scene of a fire and building collapse in Connecticut
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  • Temperatures began to moderate in the New York area Saturday after a bitter cold night that sent the mercury below zero in some areas.
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