STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Crane Co. (CR) on Monday reported third-quarter profit of $97 million.
On a per-share basis, the Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of $1.59. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were $1.62 per share.
The results topped Wall ...
ELLINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut town has withdrawn an application for a proposed park to be named in memory of a boy who died from cancer.
The Hartford Courant
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hexcel Corp. (HXL) on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $80.1 million.
On a per-share basis, the Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had net income of 91 cents. Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, were 80 cents per share.
The results matched ...
Woman pleads guilty for actions after double homicide
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The girlfriend of a Connecticut man heading to trial this week in a 2016 double homicide has pleaded guilty to her role in trying to protect her boyfriend.
The Hartford Courant
Man charged with beating off-duty officer may go to trial
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man charged with beating an off-duty police officer during what authorities call a road rage incident may go to trial.
The Republican-American reports ...
Man accused in grandfather’s killing blames ‘mistress’
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Vermont man accused by relatives of killing his millionaire grandfather in Connecticut for inheritance money filed new court documents Monday alleging there is much stronger evidence that a woman he describes as his grandfather’s “mistress” was involved in the ...
Billionaire makes major investment in public schools
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Barbara Dalio bought a better easel when her youngest son left the nest and planned to devote herself to her painting, but then she discovered a new passion: education.
“I never used the easel,” said Dalio, who is married to the state’s wealthiest man, billionaire ...
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — Police have charged a 14-year-old boy with stealing a Maserati from a home in Connecticut in April.
Greenwich police arrested the teen Friday in Waterbury.
Connecticut has had its first flu death of the season.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut has had its first flu death of the season.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal announced the death Monday just before he was scheduled to appear at a news conference with medical professionals at Hartford Hospital to urge people to get flu shots.
The only ...
BROOKFIELD, Conn. (AP) — State environmental police say one man has died in a boating accident in Connecticut.
The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says officers responded to Candlewood Lake in Brookfield at about 12:30 p.m. Sunday for reports of a capsized 17-foot ...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut has wasted little time spending emergency money from the federal government aimed at fighting the opioid crisis, ranking ninth among states in the percentage of funds received that have been spent, according to an
DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ IQVIA Holdings Inc. (IQV) on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $60 million.
The Danbury, Connecticut-based company said it had net income of 29 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $1.42 per share.
The results ...
NAUGATUCK, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut bridge that just finished up a $6 million reconstruction project is set for more repairs.
Naugatuck began reconstructing the Whittemore Memorial Bridge in 2016, restoring it to how it looked before the Flood of 1955. The Republican-American
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The superintendent of a new captive insurance company charged with distributing millions of dollars to Connecticut homeowners with crumbling foundations is warning he doesn’t have nearly enough money to address the problem.
Michael Maglaras said he hopes to secure ...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police say four men were arrested in Hartford after being found with an automatic pistol.
NBC Connecticut reports that officers were ...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 4-year-old program that provides Connecticut state troopers with training and equipment to reverse opioid overdoses is being credited with saving 268 lives.
Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy signed legislation in 2014 that created the program, modifying an existing ...
Teen arrested after mall stabbing leaves 3 injured
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Police say a teenager has been arrested after stabbing three people at a Connecticut outlet mall.
The Day of New London reports three young ...
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Kevin Duke threw for 374 yards and three touchdowns as Sacred Heart rallied in the last half and then survived a late Central Connecticut State field goal attempt for a 28-25 victory on Saturday afternoon.
Trailing 17-7 at the break, Sacred Heart (4-3, 2-0 ...
Submarine Vermont christened at Connecticut shipyard
GROTON, Conn. (AP) — The Navy’s newest nuclear-powered attack submarine was christened Saturday at a Connecticut shipyard, a $2.7 billion vessel packed with the latest war-fighting technology.
The USS Vermont was christened at Electric Boat, the Groton-based contractor that builds attack ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — The Discovery Museum has received a $20,000 grant to help fund an after-school program focusing on science, technology, engineering and math for Bridgeport Public School students.
The grant comes from Sikorsky, the Stratford-based helicopter manufacturer.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two of the three major candidates for Connecticut governor have now released their tax information.
Democrat Ned Lamont, a wealthy Greenwich businessman, released partial information Friday about federal and state taxes paid over the past five years. Petitioning ...
Officer-involved shooting under investigation in Connecticut
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — An armed man who had just gotten out of his moving car in a pharmacy parking lot was injured Thursday night when three officers opened fire on him when he turned toward them, Connecticut State Police said Friday.
The man who was shot, identified as Ryan Holley, 41, of ...
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A new court filing claims the U.S. Department of Interior “buckled under undue political pressure” in failing to act on an amended gambling agreement between the state of Connecticut and a federally recognized American Indian tribe.
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Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ned Lamont recently spoke with Hartford Business Journal about his plans for Connecticut’s economy. Mr. Lamont, a Greenwich businessman, sold himself ...
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Thanks to three fourth-quarter comebacks, No. 21 South Florida remains one of eight unbeaten teams in the Football Bowl Subdivision.
Coach Charlie Strong just wishes the Bulls (6-0, 2-0), who can match the best start in school history by beating Connecticut (1-5, 0-3) on ...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man convicted of killing two teenage girls and suspected of killing a third has died in prison.
The state Department of Correction said Friday that 61-year-old Pedro Miranda died Wednesday in the hospice unit at MacDougall-Walker Correctional ...
Woman pleads guilty to $2.5 million Medicaid fraud
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut businesswoman has pleaded guilty to defrauding Medicaid of $2.5 million.
Federal prosecutors say 49-year-old Juliet Jacob waived her right to be indicted Thursday and entered her plea to a charge of health care fraud.
Jacob and another ...
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut city has paid $2,000 to restore access to its computer system after a ransomware attack.
West Haven officials said Thursday they paid the money to anonymous attackers through the digital currency bitcoin to unlock 23 servers and restore access to city ...
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — An investigation into the discovery of a dead baby boy at a Connecticut garbage and recycling processing facility has been complicated by inconclusive autopsy results.
Workers at the Stamford plant found the newborn Tuesday as they were sorting recyclable ...
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Synchrony Financial (SYF) on Friday reported third-quarter profit of $671 million.
On a per-share basis, the Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had net income of 91 cents.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six ...
MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut town agency is plastering signs around Manchester in an effort to curb underage drinking in a new campaign.
The Manchester Youth Service Bureau is posting the message “Don’t be the one we’re talking about the next day” around the town, hoping it casts ...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Republican governor candidate Bob Stefanowski attempted to paint both his Democratic and independent rivals as fans of big spending and taxes during their second appearance together on a debate stage. In return, they accused the businessman and political newcomer on ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ People’s United Financial Inc. (PBCT) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $117 million.
On a per-share basis, the Bridgeport, Connecticut-based company said it had net income of 33 cents.
The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The ...
Lawsuit: Teacher shamed student over pledge protest
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut teenager who says she was mocked and shamed for not standing up during the Pledge of Allegiance filed a federal lawsuit this week against her teacher and the school board.
The unnamed 14-year-old student said she and other students remained seated as ...
Lawsuit over fatal crash involving Berman’s wife settled
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut restaurant accused of serving alcohol to the wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman before she was killed in a car crash has settled a lawsuit filed by the family of an 87-year-old man who also died in the wreck.
The settlement involving The Market ...
Man who shot good Samaritan gets 45 years in prison
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A man convicted of fatally shooting a good Samaritan coming to the aid of a woman being assaulted outside a Connecticut bar has been sentenced to 45 years in prison.
The Day of New London
MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police are investigating allegations that a teacher’s aide at a school for special needs children in Connecticut exposed himself to students, touched a teenage girl inappropriately, and sent inappropriate text messages.
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Webster Financial Corp. (WBS) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $99.7 million.
The Waterbury, Connecticut-based bank said it had earnings of $1.06 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 98 cents per share.
The results topped ...
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut gospel singer has been convicted of conspiring with a former minister to fleece hundreds of thousands of dollars from a Trumbull man’s estate.
The Bridgeport Superior Court jury of four women and two men deliberated for about four and a half hours ...
Officer who told group he was ‘trigger happy’ is fired
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A white Connecticut police officer caught on video warning a group of mostly black and Hispanic young people not to fight or run away because he was “trigger happy” has been fired.
Hartford Police Chief David Rosado announced the termination of Officer Stephen Barone ...
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ United Rentals Inc. (URI) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $333 million.
On a per-share basis, the Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had profit of $4.01. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $4.74 per share.
The results ...
Lamont eyes sports betting revenues to help seniors
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ned Lamont has proposed spending proceeds from legalized sports betting to restore a local property credit program for elderly homeowners.
While Connecticut has not yet passed legislation allowing sports betting, Lamont ...
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut police say they will charge three men in connection with the killings of two other men who were shot in a suspected gang feud.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Hartford man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison on heroin trafficking charges.
Federal prosecutors say 28-year-old Rafael Garcia was sentenced Wednesday to three years and one month behind bars to be followed by three years of probation.
Man found guilty of felony murder in 2014 shooting
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut jury has found a man guilty of felony murder but acquitted him of murder in connection with a 2014 shooting.
The New Haven Register
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who beat and sexually assaulted a college student while on probation for previous crimes faces 20 years in prison.
The Connecticut Post reports that 23-year-old Tysaaun Anderson pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges including first-degree aggravated ...
Infant’s body found at Connecticut garbage facility
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Authorities in Connecticut continue to investigate the discovery of a dead baby boy found at a garbage and recycling processing facility.
Police say workers at the City Carting & Recycling plant in Stamford found the body of the newborn Tuesday morning as they ...
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Medical Examining Board has placed a Yale Cancer Center doctor’s license on probation for five years, saying his excessive use of alcohol affects his ability to practice.
The board accepted a consent order Tuesday that says Harris Foster Jr. used ...