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Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 at 09:57 AM EST

Police: Man Charged With Murder After Stabbing Niece

Police: Man Charged With Murder After Stabbing Niece

A Bridgeport man is accused of stabbing his teenage niece to death at an apartment on Fairfield Avenue Monday night.

Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 at 07:04 AM EST

Mayor: Death of 6-Year-Old Might be Flu Related

Mayor: Death of 6-Year-Old Might be Flu Related

Health officials are looking into whether the death of a six-year-old girl in Norwalk is related to complications from the flu.

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 03:19 PM EST

New England Senators Push for Universal Flu Vaccine

New England Senators Push for Universal Flu Vaccine

The new legislation, proposed by Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey and several other fellow senators, comes as preliminary figures released Friday suggest the current vaccine...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 03:40 PM EST

Message That Led to School Lockdown in Avon Was Not a Threat: Police

Message That Led to School Lockdown in Avon Was Not a Threat: Police

All Avon public schools were placed on soft lockdown Friday morning after a sticky note with what appeared to be a threatening message was found, but police said there was no threat.

Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 at 01:00 PM EST

Inmate Gives Birth Inside Cell at Conn. Prison

Inmate Gives Birth Inside Cell at Conn. Prison

A female inmate at York Correctional Institution in Niantic, Connecticut, gave birth in her cell Tuesday morning and the state Department of Correction is conducting an internal investigation. As soon as...