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Crime In Connecticut Continues To Drop

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – New numbers from the FBI show crime in Connecticut continued to drop last year.

Violent crime, which includes murder, rape, arson and aggravated assault, dropped by 8.5 percent in 2015– to the lowest level since 1974. 87 more words


State launches interactive website to explore rail trails

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The state has launched an interactive website designed to provide outdoor enthusiasts with information and maps detailing Connecticut’s network of rail trails. 121 more words


Police investigate deadly shooting at Bridgeport restaurant

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Bridgeport police are investigating a late-night shooting at a city restaurant.

A department spokesman says officers responded to El Paraiso Restaurant at about 10 p.m. 88 more words


Danielson woman arrested for purse snatching

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) – A Danielson woman will appear in New London Superior Court this week on charges that she stole a person’s purse at a hotel on the shoreline. 68 more words


Pauley Sunday Morning

Occasional Connecticut resident Jane Pauley is taking over the role of host of CBS Sunday Morning.

The news was announced this weekend on the final broadcast hosted by Charles Osgood. 35 more words


Mystic Aquarium rehabilitates first manatee

MYSTIC, Conn. (WTNH) — The first manatee is now at Mystic Aquarium.

“The animal will remain in our care for approximately 1-2 weeks; until she is deemed stable enough for transport,” said Allison D. 75 more words


'Politics on the Post Road' in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)– With the first presidential debate Monday night, we are heading out to find out what is on the minds of Connecticut voters. 439 more words