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  1. Samuelson regains shooting touch as UConn extends streak to 103Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Day

    ... here for the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament. The regionals will be held just under 80 miles away in Bridgeport. Guard Kia Nurse missed her third straight game with a stress injury to her right ankle. Auriemma said Nurse is set to begin ...

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  2. Why not a commercial casino in Bridgeport?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Day

    ... the tribal payments would continue while a new casino operator is identified, until a license is issued. Hello, Bridgeport. Here's an opening for someone to once again suggest this as an economic driver for your poor city, which could leverage its ...

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  3. McDonald's mogul Ernest Trefz dies at 84 in TrumbullRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Governor Dannel P. Malloy, left, chats with Ernest Trefz of Trefz Corporation at the Bridgeport Regional Business Council's Capitol Luncheon at the Holiday Inn in Bridgeport, Conn. on Thursday, April 16, 2015.

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  4. Murder Suspect Held in Centre County Until Return to Connecticut, Was Deported in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Statecollege.com

    Police are working to return Oscar Hernandez, currently being held at the Centre County Correctional Facility, to Bridgeport, Conn., where he is the suspect in the murder of his child's mother and the stabbing of another woman. . After a multi-state Amber Alert was issued, Pennsylvania State Police spotted Hernandez's car on I-99 northbound in Centre County.

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  5. Police seek answers in stabbing, abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Times

    The booking photo of Oscar Hernandez, 39, of Bridgeport, Conn. was arraigned in Centre Hall Courthouse, Centre County, Pa.

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  6. Authorities work to return homicide suspect to CTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News12.com

    Investigators say say Oscar Hernandez, 39, stabbed two women, one of them fatally, at a home on Greenwood Street in Bridgeport at around 2:45 a.m. Friday. The deceased woman has been identified as Nadia Gonzalez.

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  7. Conn. cities among most ethno-racially diverseRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Birthplaces of Connecticut residents Connecticut: 55.29% Northeast region: 18.08% Midwest region: 2.59% South region: 4.05% West region: 1.92% U.S. territory: 3.66% Foreign nation: 14.41% Source: WalletHub Birthplaces of Connecticut residents Connecticut: 55.29% Northeast region: 18.08% Midwest region: 2.59% South region: 4.05% West region: 1.92% U.S. territory: 3.66% Foreign nation: 14.41% Source: WalletHub Bridgeport ranks #15 on the overall list of most ethno-racially diverse cities in the U.S. Racial and ethnic diversity rank: 28 Language diversity rank: 17 U.S. region of birth diversity rank: 150 Source: WalletHub less Bridgeport ranks #15 on the overall list of most ethno-racially diverse cities in the U.S. Racial and ethnic diversity rank: 28 Language diversity rank: 17 U.S. region of birth diversity rank: 150 Source: ... more Bridgeport's ethnic/racial population breakdown ... (more)

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  8. Police work to bring back murder suspect who fled stateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... immigration officials say her father is a citizen of El Salvador who was deported in 2013 and he's in custody. BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut police worked Saturday to secure the return of a man they say fled the state with his 6-year-old ...

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  9. Oscar Hernandez-CarranzaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTNH

    ... Sofia Hernandez , suffered minor injuries in the crash, authorities said. Rowena White, a spokeswoman for the Bridgeport police, said it wasn't clear when Hernandez would be returned to Connecticut . She said investigators were working with ...

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  10. Bridgeport man jailed in PA after stabbing, Amber Alert, car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTNH

    ... in Bellefonte. It is unclear what he is being charged with. Early Friday morning, an Amber Alert was issued in Bridgeport , Connecticut. Law enforcement were looking for Oscar and Aylin Hernandez in a silver 2017 Hyundai Sonata. At approximately ...

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  11. Bridgeport Police Investigating Late-Night Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    Police are investigating after a 26-year-old man found shot on Berkshire Avenue late Friday night died of his injuries at Bridgeport Hospital, the Connecticut Post reported. It was unclear whether the fatal shooting was related to an earlier non-life-threatening shooting earlier in the evening, the Post said. 1 comment

  12. Illegal Immigrant Is Suspect Behind Connecticut Amber AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Townhall

    You may have seen an Amber Alert on Friday detailing that a 6-year-old girl had been abducted by her father from her home in Bridgeport, Connecticut and her mother had been stabbed and killed, while another woman suffered injuries. Police chased down the subject and caught him on Interstate 99 in Benner Township, Pennsylvania.

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  13. Bridgeport police probe fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    Michael Watkins was found on Berkshire Avenue by emergency responders who had been called to the scene of an apparent assault, police said. Watkins was discovered to have been shot, and was later pronounced dead at Bridgeport Hospital .

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  14. Man suspected in Amber Alert had been previously deported, immigration officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... in a statement. Hernandez is accused of taking his 6-year-old daughter Aylin Sofia Hernandez from her home in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Police issued a public alert about the girl at about 2:45 a.m. Friday. Another woman in the home also was stabbed ...

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  15. State Trooper From Bridgeport Risks Life To Save Another On The Q BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    A Connecticut state trooper from Troop G in Bridgeport put his own life on the line as he moved to stop a man from jumping from the I-95 southbound Q Bridge in New Haven late Friday afternoon. The incident began at about 5:25 p.m. Friday when troopers responded to a report of a man threatening to jump off the bridge, state police said.

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  16. Undocumented immigrant arrested after double stabbing, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WEHT

    An undocumented immigrant previously deported for felony convictions was arrested Friday as a suspect in a double stabbing and kidnapping, authorities said. Oscar Hernandez took off with his 6-year-old daughter, Aylin, around 3 a.m. Friday after fatally stabbing Aylin's mother and wounding another female victim, according to police in Bridgeport, Connecticut. 1 comment

  17. Monster Jam Triple Threat stops at Webster ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    It will be a battle Friday through Sunday, March 3-5, when the Monster Jam Triple Threat Series stops at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport for four sessions. Above is El Toro Loco. 2 comments

  18. Ganim's extra benefits raise questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Westport News

    ... is nebulous. Hearst Connecticut Media has neither found - nor been given - a clear policy for allowing certain Bridgeport employees to bridge their city service, but not others. Likewise, the Mayor's Office has not explained why bridging allowances ...

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  19. HomeRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | City of New York

    ... AM.An Amber Alert has been issued for the abduction of Aylin Sofia Hernandez, a 6-year-old Hispanic female from Bridgeport, CT. The child may be in imminent danger.Child Description: 4'0" tall, 55lbs, with black hair and brown eyes.Suspect ...

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  20. Man connected to Connecticut Amber Alert was deported in 2013: authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... A multistate Amber Alert was issued for 6-year-old Aylin Sofia Hernandez on Friday after police responded to her Bridgeport, Conn. home to find her mother had been fatally stabbed. Another person in the home was also stabbed but is expected to ...

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