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Broken bridge snarls Metro-North between Connecticut, NYC

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) — Mechanical problems have left a Connecticut span of a 111-year-old bridge stuck in the open position, delaying Metro-North trains to and from New York City. 137 more words


WWE seeking to block concussion-related lawsuits

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wrestlers who claim they have suffered long-term health problems from concussions they received in the ring. 588 more words


Fairfield Prep star to play basketball at Fairfield U

(WTNH)–The Fairfield men’s basketball team announced the addition of five players to its roster today, including one player who won’t be far from home.

Former Fairfield Prep star Thomas Nolan will be playing for the Stags next season. 107 more words


Topping off ceremony set for new Sandy Hook school

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Officials in Newtown are marking progress in the construction of a school to replace the one where a gunman killed 20 children and six educators. 111 more words


Stamford man accused of stealing thousands in unemployment benefits

STAMFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Stamford man is facing larceny and unemployment fraud charges after he allegedly collected more than $16,000 dollars in benefits while working. 71 more words


Holiday schedule changes for Metro North, Shoreline East

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)–  We have your back with some important travel information. You will want to pay attention to the schedules for Metro North and Shoreline east. 59 more words


Stamford fishing tournament raises money for wounded veterans

STAMFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – In light of Fourth of July, a Stamford charity has reeled in $10,000 for injured veterans.

On June 20th, Hooks for Heroes Charity Fishing Tournament ,sponsored by the Halloween Yacht Club, raised $10,000 to help support wounded United States veterans. 192 more words