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Abuse allegations detailed against ex-priest

Authorities say a former East Windsor priest sexually assaulted a teenage parishioner, making the boy remove his clothes for his paychecks and causing him to seek hospital treatment for the abuse.…
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Shaban, Himes challenger hopeful, quits GOP race

Vote 2014 State Rep. John Shaban has dropped his bid for the Republican nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Jim Himes and will instead focus on winning re-election to the legislature.…

Bridgeport grocer accused of food stamp fraud

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Bridgeport grocer has been charged with buying food stamps from customers and using the money to buy bulk merchandise.

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Charity founder questioned on eviction, employee pay

News 8 Investigators When Dan Telesco agreed to give News 8 a tour of his new warehouse – filled with all types of furniture to help veterans and families in need – we were amazed at just how much was donated.…

Suspect involved in violent assault captured

A New Haven man is in custody after police said he violently assaulted a woman on Nonquit Street Wednesday afternoon, stole her car, crashed and left it in New Haven, then returned to West Haven where he was eventually caught.…
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Suicidal inmate wasn’t being watched

A schizophrenic man who attempted suicide while jailed for his mother's slaying was not receiving constant supervision even though a judge ordered him placed on suicide watch.…