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Saturday, Apr 14, 2018 at 06:54 PM EDT

Lettuce Named Likely Culprit in 11-State E. Coli Outbreak

Lettuce Named Likely Culprit in 11-State E. Coli Outbreak

Health investigators have identified chopped romaine lettuce from Arizona as the probable culprit of an 11-state E. coli outbreak that has sickened at least seven people in New Jersey as well as people in New...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 01:00 PM EDT

'He Killed His Baby': 911 Call Tied to Killing Spree Released

'He Killed His Baby': 911 Call Tied to Killing Spree Released

Authorities have released a 911 call made to North Carolina police made by the mother of a suspect believed involved in a double homicide in New Milford before shooting himself in New York. Police said the...

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 05:41 PM EDT

Incest Case Tied to 4 Deaths, Including Baby’s, in 3 States

Incest Case Tied to 4 Deaths, Including Baby’s, in 3 States

A man who had an incestuous relationship with his daughter and fathered a child with her shot and killed her and her adoptive father in a pickup truck in New Milford, Connecticut on Thursday and then killed...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 at 01:51 PM EDT

CDC Probes E. Coli Mystery Outbreak in CT and More States

CDC Probes E. Coli Mystery Outbreak in CT and More States

Health investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the mysterious E. coli outbreak that affected two people in Connecticut, at least six people in New Jersey and 10 people in multiple other states...

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 at 07:56 AM EDT

Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty in Wife's Slaying

Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty in Wife's Slaying

A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to killing his wife just before his trial was scheduled to start.

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 at 06:56 PM EDT

Candidate Removed From Gubernatorial Debate by Police

Candidate Removed From Gubernatorial Debate by Police

Gubernatorial candidate Lee Whitnum was arrested on breach of peace charges during a candidates’ debate at Brookfield High School Monday.

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 07:02 PM EDT

Janitor From Mass. Threatened to 'Shoot Up' Conn. School

Janitor From Mass. Threatened to 'Shoot Up' Conn. School

A school custodian in Stafford is accused of threatening to shoot up a school and has been arrested, according to police.

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 05:38 PM EDT

Pregnant Woman and Teen Killed in Crash

Pregnant Woman and Teen Killed in Crash

A pregnant 23-year-old Bridgeport woman, the baby she was carrying, and an 18-year-old West Haven woman were killed in a crash in Shelton on Sunday night, according to police.

Sunday, Apr 8, 2018 at 02:55 PM EDT

Wallingford Man Charged With Attacking FedEx Driver

Wallingford Man Charged With Attacking FedEx Driver

A Wallingford man is accused of attacking a FedEx driver when he came home and found the truck parked in his driveway, according to Wallingford police.

Saturday, Apr 7, 2018 at 10:38 AM EDT

City of Groton Implementing New Autism Safety Software

City of Groton Implementing New Autism Safety Software

The city of Groton is taking steps to better assist citizens on the autism spectrum.