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Drop In Gas Prices Has Motorists Rejoicing

In New Jersey, the average price per gallon is $2.52, down from $3.29 a year ago.

12/14/2014

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Developments In Newtown 2 Years After Sandy Hook Massacre

As the second anniversary of the Newtown school shooting arrives Sunday, local officials and others touched by the tragedy have been busy on many fronts as the town continues its recovery from the massacre of 20 children and six educators.

12/14/2014

FILE -- Jimmy Greene and Nelba Marquez-Greene, the parents of Ana Marquez-Greene, hold a photo of their daughter at a news conference on  Jan.14, 2013, in Newtown, Conn.  (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Father 2 Years Later: ‘I Still Am In Shock’

Jimmy Greene, whose daughter, Ana, was among 20 children gunned down two years ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School, can’t help but pass the old school.

12/14/2014

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Conn. Energy Official: Strained Natural Gas Supply Could Cause Hike In Price Of Power Resources

Cold weather brings a spike in demand for heating, and energy officials in Connecticut explain constraints on natural gas pipelines that supply power plants may force the region to rely on other, more expensive power resources.

12/12/2014

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Commission To Soon Release Suggestions For Change Following Tragedy

The commission is working to close loopholes and build safer schools and communities going forward.

12/12/2014

Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan takes questions from reporters during a press conference at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on Dec. 11, 2014. (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

CIA Director Defends Agents In Face Of Scathing 9/11 Torture Report

The director of the Central Intelligence Agency held an unusual news conference on Thursday, reacting to a report that blasted the agency over allegations of torturing suspected 9/11 terrorists.

12/11/2014

Footprints are left on a snowy sidewalk in downtown Brooklyn January 7, 2011. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

City Of Stamford Looking To Shift Legal Liability In Sidewalk Slip-And-Fall Lawsuits

The City of Stamford wants to shift legal liability and slip and fall lawsuits so that the city can’t be sued.

12/11/2014

FILE -- Jimmy Greene and Nelba Marquez-Greene, the parents of Ana Marquez-Greene, hold a photo of their daughter at a news conference on  Jan.14, 2013, in Newtown, Conn.  (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Saxophonist, Father Of Sandy Hook Victim Releases CD Tribute To Daughter

Jimmy Greene will be performing the music at the Jazz Standard with a three-night run beginning Thursday.

12/11/2014

New Yorkers Dress Up As Santa For "SantaCon" Gathering (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Metro-North, LIRR To Ban Alcohol For SantaCon This Weekend

Nobody attending SantaCon this weekend – and nobody else either, for that matter – will be drinking alcohol on Metro-North or Long Island Rail Road for most of this weekend.

12/10/2014

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Connecticut Voter Turnout Nears 56 Percent In November Election

Connecticut officials report that nearly 56 percent of registered voters turned out for the November election.

12/10/2014

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How Low Will It Go? Gas Prices Expected To Drop Even More In 2015

The Energy Department has again lowered its prediction for the average price of a gallon of gas next year to $2.60.

12/10/2014

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

New Push For Tougher Gun Laws As Newtown Prepares To Mark 2 Years Since Sandy Hook Tragedy

Some supporters of tougher gun laws will be in Washington Wednesday, calling for expanded background checks to prevent gun violence.

12/10/2014

One lane of Route 35N closed in Belmar due to flooding from the Shark River. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Nor’easter Brings Heavy Rain, Wind To Tri-State, Leaves Some Areas Flooded

A flood watch is in effect through late Tuesday night for New York City, parts of Long Island, Westchester, Orange, Rockland and Putnam counties as well as for parts of Connecticut, New Jersey.

12/09/2014

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Documents: Parents Of Several Kids Killed In Newtown Shooting Intend To Sue

Probate court records show that parents of 10 of the 20 first-graders killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School have created estates for their children, which would be required to file lawsuits on their behalf.

12/09/2014

Seven-day forecast

Nor’easter Set To Blow Into Tri-State In Time For Tuesday Morning Rush

In addition to the cold temps, wet and windy weather is heading our way.

12/08/2014