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2 retailers openly defying liquor laws

(WTNH) — Just in time for the long holiday weekend, Connecticut is in the midst of a liquor and wine price war.

Two major retailers are openly defying Connecticut’s ‘minimum pricing’ rules saying the law is “unjust.” And… 408 more words


Police: Teacher was 'inappropriate' with student

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut high school teacher is facing charges after police say he engaged in inappropriate behavior with a student.

Plainfield police say 26-year-old Ryan Clair turned himself over to authorities Tuesday morning. 96 more words


State Trooper suspended after arrest

(WTNH) — A Connecticut State Trooper has been placed on a suspension after being arrested for allegedly threatening a woman in North Stonington.

43-year-old David Greene was arrested last Saturday after a female victim told police Greene had threatened her at a home at 169 Mystic Road. 40 more words


Agriculture closes offices in 5 states, including Connecticut, after threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department said Tuesday it had closed offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats that it considered serious.

USDA spokesman Matthew Herrick said the department had received “several anonymous messages” late Monday that raised concerns about the safety of USDA personnel and facilities. 274 more words


Connecticut woman gets 4 years in fatal hit-and-run

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman who ran from the scene of a crash that left a young mother of two dead has been sentenced to four years in prison. 124 more words


All lanes back open on I-84 westbound in Waterbury after crash

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH)– There were heavy delays on I-84 westbound in Waterbury Tuesday morning after a crash involving a dump truck closed a portion of the highway. 154 more words


Hartford shooting leaves man in critical condition

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police say a 27-year-old man was seriously injured after he was struck several times in the upper body during a nighttime shooting in Hartford’s north end. 89 more words