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 2020-07-11 04:00 

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Opinion: How Yale can make historical amends...

I write this demand letter asking for Yale to commit all of its resources to the establishment of a Negro College established as the first historically black college in the state of Connecticut....

 2020-07-11 01:00 

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Naugatuck police release video of fireworks incident...

Police have released video footage of the detonation of commercial, commercial-grade fireworks during the town's annual fireworks display....

 2020-07-10 23:00 

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Data: 10 more CT nursing home resident deaths linked to coronavirus...

Ten more nursing home residents and a nursing home staff member died with COVID-19 during the first week of July in Connecticut....

 2020-07-10 23:00 

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University of Bridgeport: No sports for fall semester...

The University of Bridgeport announced Friday that it has canceled all sports for the fall semester because of the ongoing pandemic....

 2020-07-10 22:50 

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UConn alum Renee Montgomery pens open letter objecting to Sen. Kelly Loeffler's opposition of Black Lives Matter...

Loeffler's comments received backlash from several players, including Dream guard Renee Montgomery, who is sitting out the WNBA season to focus on social justice initiatives....

 2020-07-10 21:29 

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Connecticut traffic picks up, but still less than in January...
 2020-07-10 21:00 

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Former UConn star Megan Walker tests positive for coronavirus...

Walker, the ninth pick in the 2020 WNBA Draft, is entering her first season with the New York Liberty....

 2020-07-10 20:00 

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Easton PD: 12 guns seized from home of sexual assault suspect...

An Easton man faces sexual assault charges after an incident earlier this month, according to police....

 2020-07-10 20:00 

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For the second time this week, no new coronavirus deaths in CT...

Net hospitalizations, which once totaled 1,972, have declined to 77, the lowest census since the fourth week of March....

 2020-07-10 20:00 

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UConn reports no positive COVID-19 tests among athletes...

UConn has performed 150 COVID-19 tests on student-athletes since June 19 and none have come back positive....

 2020-07-10 20:00 

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State Player of Year Knowling staying put at Yale despite delays to season...

Incoming freshman basketball player Matt Knowling has decided to report to campus at Yale in August after the Ivy League canceled sports through the end of 2020....

 2020-07-10 18:00 

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Accused escapee charged with pistol whipping mother and daughter...

A Bridgeport man being sought for an alleged escape is accused of pistol whipping a woman and her daughter....

 2020-07-10 17:00 

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Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim sues Delta Airlines over dog bite...

Mayor Joe Ganim has filed suit against Delta Airlines claiming an alleged emotional support dog bit him during a flight....

 2020-07-10 16:30 

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NESCAC cancels fall sports season in response to coronaviris crisis...

Wesleyan and Trinity will not have fall sports as the NESCAC announced it is canceling the fall season, following the lead of the Ivy League and other conferences....

 2020-07-10 15:00 

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Republican leaders say they have not signed-on to police-reform bill...

The historic legislation will be the focus on a yet-undetermined public hearing later this month, prior to special session of General Assembly....

 2020-07-10 12:00 

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Child vaccinations dropped sharply during COVID pandemic...

The state Department of Public Health distributed 43 percent less vaccine doses to doctors in April compared to last year, but doses were up 32 percent in June....

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Opinion: Time is short to plan school opening...

Smaller class size is not an option, and many people besides children are at risk if an outbreak were to occur...

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Pedestrian struck, killed by a motorcycle in Bridgeport...

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport woman was killed Thursday night when she was struck by a motorcycle as she was crossing the street, according to police. The elderly woman, who has not yet been identified, was walking across the intersection State Street and Par...

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Tropical storm could bring heavy winds, rain and possible tornadoes...

A tropical storm could bring heavy rains, strong winds and possible tornadoes to Fairfield County late Friday into Saturday morning. The National Weather Service issued a tropical storm warning on Friday for a large swath of Fairfield County, from Bridgep...

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Police: Bridgeport man, 21, shot and killed overnight...

BRIDGEPORT - A 21-year-old Bridgeport man was shot and killed early Friday morning, police said. Police found Teon Kelly, 21, laying on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds near Building 4 at the PT Barnum apartment around 2 a.m. Friday morning. Kelly ...

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Demagogue: Senator Joe McCarthy, Connecticut and Trump...

Bestselling author Larry Tye and Hearst columnist Dan Haar will discuss Tye's new book,...

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Fred McKinney: Next few weeks will determine depths of economic troubles...

If Congress and the president do not act before they go on vacation, we are all in trouble....

 2020-07-10 04:00 

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Brakettes, Drifters postponed Friday...

STRATFORD - The scheduled doubleheader Friday night at Frank DeLuca Hall of Fame Field between the Stratford Brakettes (11-0) and Massachusetts Drifters was cancelled because of inclement weather. The Brakettes and Drifters will meet Saturday at 7 p.m. in...

 2020-07-10 02:30 

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Brakettes sweep Cheshire Wildcats...

STRATFORD - Stratford Brakettes pitcher Sarah Lawton allowed only one baserunner and struck out 12 in a five-inning, 9-0 win over the Cheshire Wildcats 18 Gold team Thursday night at Frank DeLuca Hall of Fame Field in the first game of a doubleheader. In ...

 2020-07-10 01:00 

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PD: 2 hurt in Bridgeport crash involving motorcycle...

Two people were injured in a collision involving a motorcycle at the intersection of State Street and Park Avenue, police said....

 2020-07-09 22:30 

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Police transparency legislation is ready for special session of General Assembly...

Local civilian review boards in CT would have subpoena power under proposed bipartisan legislation....

 2020-07-09 22:00 

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Photos: Pop-up coronavirus testing in Bridgeport...

The testing, offered through Southwest Community Health Center and Liberation Programs, took place at 399 Mill Hill Ave. at no cost to those in need of a test....

 2020-07-09 22:00 

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Lamont warns CT to remain vigilant and keep wearing masks...

As Southern states continue to see coronavirus spread, Gov. Ned Lamont warns of the danger of complacency....

 2020-07-09 21:30 

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Doyle gets past St. Pierre to win 79th Connecticut Junior Amateur crown...

Madison's Matt Doyle edged Shelton's Kyle St. Pierre 2 and 1 to take home the 79th Connecticut Junior Amateur championship at Watertown Golf Club....

 2020-07-09 21:30 

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UConn rowing team considers Title IX response to elimination...

UConn women's crew coach Jen Sanford is considering a Title IX lawsuit in response to the University's decision to drop the program in a cost-cutting move brought on by coronavirus related revenue losses....

 2020-07-09 21:00 

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UConn football looking for new opponents after Big 10 moves to conference-only schedule due to COVID-19...

The Big 10 Conference plans to move to a conference-only schedule this fall because of concerns over COVID-19....

 2020-07-09 21:00 

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Wilbur Cross' Owen, Sheehan's Dubuc named 2019-20 New Haven Register Athletes of the Year...

Wilbur Cross' Caleb Owen and Sheehan's Olivia Dubuc, both seniors, have been named the 2019-20 New Haven Register Athletes of the Year....

 2020-07-09 17:30 

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"Flooding rains" possible Friday and early Saturday: National Weather Service...
 2020-07-09 15:39 

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Hartford Healthcare surpasses 100,000 coronavirus tests...
 2020-07-09 15:00 

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Judge: Keeley, Simmons can't run for Bridgeport state rep....

A judge has ruled that Robert Keeley and Wanda Simmons cannot seek a primary for state representative from Bridgeport....

 2020-07-09 13:42 

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Report: CT town to remove controversial statue of 'Pequot Massacre' leader...

The statue of Mason, depicted with his sword in hand, will be removed from its current location on Palisado Green in Windsor in the coming weeks, the Hartford Courant reported Thursday ....

 2020-07-09 12:00 

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Program pays COVID bills for CT uninsured, but many don't know it exists...

A federal program initially hailed by health care advocates for paying COVID bills for those without insurance is now getting mixed reviews....

 2020-07-09 10:45 

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Report: state police union spars with Lamont over order banning choke holds...
 2020-07-09 04:00 

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Opinion: Civility key to a democratic society...

Fourth of July weekend is usually a time when I get together with friends, watch fireworks, catch fireflies, chill out at the beach, think about how lucky I am to live in this country and to have the freedoms I enjoy, and just generally be happy. Unfortun...

 2020-07-09 02:00 

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Golf roundup: Doyle, St. Pierre to meet in 79th Junior Amateur final...

Madison's Matt Doyle will square off against Shelton's Kyle St. Pierre in Thursday's 79th State Junior Amateur final at Watertown Golf Club....

 2020-07-08 23:00 

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Pop-up coronavirus testing in Bridgeport on Thursday...

There will be free COVID-19 testing, open to the public, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday....

 2020-07-08 20:15 

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Connecticut amasses 60-70 day PPE stockpile, aiming for 90...
 2020-07-08 20:00 

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Yale medicine to be jersey sponsor for MLL's Connecticut Hammerheads...

Yale Medicine will serve as jersey sponsor and provide medical services for Major League Lacrosse's Connecticut Hammerheads franchise....

 2020-07-08 19:00 

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Campgrounds reopen across CT...

Campgrounds across Connecticut's state parks and forests reopened on Wednesday....

 2020-07-08 19:00 

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2 found with weapons, high capacity magazines in Bridgeport gang-related arrest...

Bridgeport police said they arrested the two men after a vehicle chase into Trumbull Gardens housing complex....

 2020-07-08 19:00 

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Attorney General: Connecticut plans legal challenge of ICE ruling on international students...

ICE said international students can only stay if their courses are delivered in person. Connecticut's attorney general said he will join other states in waging a legal challenge....

 2020-07-08 18:50 

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Want to see a comet? Neowise is visible to 'naked eye' before sunrise...
 2020-07-08 18:00 

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Johnstone named Sacred Heart's 2020-21 captain...

Forward Marc Johnstone has been named captain of the 2020-21 Sacred Heart men's hockey program. Defensemen Alex Bates and Max Luukko have been selected as alternate captains. This is the second consecutive season that Johnstone is a captain. He had ni...

 2020-07-08 18:00 

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Milford PD: $9,000 in jewelry taken from CT Post Mall...

City police are asking for the public's help to identify two men they say involved in a larceny of thousands of dollars worth of jewelry last month....

 2020-07-08 17:00 

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CT State Capitol surrounded by heroes, or racists?...

Gov. Lamont, Lt. Gov Bysiewicz, say there's room for more-diverse state heroes on the State Capitol's facade....

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