U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro

DeLauro: Is accelerated drug approval safe?

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) has outlined her concerns over accelerated drug approval in a letter to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg. She also
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Therapist charged with health care fraud

Danielle Faux, 46, of Weston, was arrested today on federal health care fraud charges. On February 19, 2014, a federal grand jury sitting in Bridgeport returned an indictment charging Faux with 46
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Parks organization opposes Bridgeport’s solar field

In a letter to Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch, Kristen Palumbo Handy, acting head of the National Association for Olmsted Parks, urged the administration “reconsider its plans for building solar and fuel
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Building collapse

NORWALK – A section of brick wall collapsed on a Main Street commercial building this afternoon. Fire officials said there were no injuries when the wall collapsed on the building at 761 Main St. The
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Trumbull zoning officials extend moratorium on pot dispensary

Mexican lawmaker Fernando Belaunzaran takes a photo with his phone while touring a legal marijuana grow room, at River Rock dispensary, in Denver. AP   TRUMBULL — The town’s Planning and Zoning
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Credit agency: Trumbull’s financial position improving

TRUMBULL — Ratings agency Standard & Poor has upgraded the town’s bond rating to a AA+ from a AA. The higher credit rating is a good sign for the town, as it essentially means it is in a better
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Unruly restaurant patron punches Milford cop

A Milford officer suffered minor injuries when he was punched in the face by a man he was escorting out of a popular city restaurant, police said. Luis Vazquez, 38, of no certain address, had been
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Easton Investment Advisor Faces 30 years

HARTFORD-An Easton investment advisor who federal prosecutors claim stole at least $26 million from some 700 victims including St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church in Orange will be sentenced this
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