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Friday, Apr 6, 2018 at 06:35 PM EDT

CT Transit Worker Arrested After Stabbing Caught on Camera

CT Transit Worker Arrested After Stabbing Caught on Camera

A CT Transit employee is facing assault and other charges after police say he slashed a bus passenger in the face.

Friday, Apr 6, 2018 at 10:07 AM EDT

Recreational Marijuana Bill Clears Conn. Legislative Committee

Recreational Marijuana Bill Clears Conn. Legislative Committee

A bill that would help Connecticut prepare for the possibility of legalized recreational marijuana has cleared a legislative hurdle.

Friday, Apr 6, 2018 at 03:11 PM EDT

Thousands Pay Tribute to Fallen Trooper

Thousands Pay Tribute to Fallen Trooper

Family, friends and thousands of police officers from across the country gathered in East Hartford at the funeral mass for Connecticut State Trooper First Class Kevin M. Miller, who died in the line of duty last...

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 at 02:36 PM EDT

Tech School With 2 Conn.Campuses, RI Campus Closes Abruptly

Tech School With 2 Conn.Campuses, RI Campus Closes Abruptly

A technical school with two campuses in Connecticut closed without warning Wednesday.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 05:30 PM EDT

Hartford, Conn. Worker Accused of Stealing Fuel From City

Hartford, Conn. Worker Accused of Stealing Fuel From City

A Hartford public works employee has been fired following his arrest Tuesday in connection to the theft of city fuel.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 04:40 AM EDT

Conn. Driving Test Ends With Car in DMV Window

Conn. Driving Test Ends With Car in DMV Window

A person crashed into the Department of Motor Vehicles in Waterbury while taking a driving test Tuesday. Officials from the DMV said a person who has a permit, and was taking a driving test, backed into a...

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 at 08:31 PM EDT

State Police Union Establishes Fund for Fallen Trooper

State Police Union Establishes Fund for Fallen Trooper

The Connecticut State Police Union has established a memorial fund for Trooper First Class Kevin Miller, who was killed in a crash on I-84 while on duty last week.

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 at 02:05 PM EDT

Conn. Man Sentenced in Fake Invoice Scheme

Conn. Man Sentenced in Fake Invoice Scheme

A Connecticut man has been sentenced to four years in prison and ordered to pay more than $3.6 million in restitution for operating a long-running scheme involving fake invoices through clones of Groupon and...

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 at 05:20 PM EDT

Funeral Arrangements for Trooper Killed in I-84 Crash

Funeral Arrangements for Trooper Killed in I-84 Crash

Calling hours for Trooper First Class Kevin Miller, who was killed in a crash on I-84 while on duty last week, will be Thursday at Rentschler Field, with a funeral service Friday.

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 at 01:38 PM EDT

US Rep. Esty Won't Seek Re-Election Amid Harassment Queries

US Rep. Esty Won't Seek Re-Election Amid Harassment Queries

U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty announced Monday she will not seek re-election this year amid calls for her resignation over her handling of the firing of a former chief of staff accused of harassment, threats and...