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Federal transportation officials are calling a series of accidents on Metro-North Railroad this year "simply unacceptable" and have ordered the railroad to act more aggressively to improve safety.
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A Bridgeport woman was sentenced on Tuesday to 2 1/2 years in federal prison for distributing crack cocaine , according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's office.
Great holiday presents can be found at nonprofit galleries and museums throughout the region.
Pop singer Tobymac brings hit Hits Deep Tour to Bridgeport's Webster Bank Arena on Friday, Dec. 6. Photo: Rick Diamond, Getty Images Even though he's considered one the genre's biggest stars, TobyMac has never felt comfortable with the label "Christian pop."
Merritt Healthcare has announced the development of an ambulatory surgery center in Bridgeport, Conn.
Cynthia Clarke, of Bridgeport, who was injured in the train crash in May, waits for her train Sept.
GET POLITICAL w/VIC LIVINGSTON Just a coincidence that the Sunday Dec. 1 fatal commuter train derailment in New York City happened the day after Hollywood movie star and philanthropist Paul Walker met an untimely death in a single vehicle car crash that closely mirrored the supposed accident, also in Los Angeles, that took the life of journalist ... (more)
Even before Sunday's fatal derailment in the Bronx, Metro-North's safety culture and the crashworthiness of its passenger rail cars already were under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board after two other accidents earlier this year.
Bridgeport 911 dispatchers and a police officer spread some holiday cheer to a robbery victim on Thanksgiving Day after receiving an unusual call.
This Nov. 22, 2013 photo released by Heritage Auctions shows Anna Hyatt Huntington's bronze statue The Torch Bearers, in Bridgeport, Conn.
Pasqual Montes-Santos, 27, of Bridgeport, was charged with operating an unregistered motor vehicle, operating with a suspended license, misuse of plates, failure to have insurance and following to close on Nov. 30 at approximately 4:26 p.m. According to police, Montes-Santos was taken into custody after his 2002 Volkswagen struck the rear of a ... (more)
Are you and your family sneezing? Can't stop sniffling or coughing? It's December; you say: "Of course, I'm coming down with a cold!" Maybe.
Alma Maya, town clerk, speaks at a meeting with Mayor Bill Finch at Cesar Batalla School in Bridgeport, Conn.
Newly elected city council member Rick Torres, left, is sworn in by Ed Piquette as his wife, Michelle, holds a bible during a ceremony for elected officials at City Hall in Bridgeport, on Sunday.