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A mourner displays a program for the funeral of slain teacher Victoria Soto on Dec. 19. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Stratford School Dedicated In Honor Of Slain Newtown Teacher

A Connecticut school is being dedicated in honor of a teacher who died in the Newtown school massacre.

08/28/2015

David Pope

Police: Man Mistaken As Homeless Kidnapped, Forced To Eat At Suspect’s Home

David Pope was charged with kidnapping, reckless endangerment, interfering with an officer and disorderly conduct.

08/28/2015

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Connecticut Businessman Accused Of Lying About Art Sale Values To Pocket Money

A Connecticut businessman was arrested Wednesday on charges that he conspired to pocket hundreds of thousands of dollars illegally by lying about art sales.

08/26/2015

A Metro-North train is seen in Rye, NY on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Blumenthal Calls For TSA To Make Train Security A Higher Priority

While some have suggested airport-style security, Robert Paaswell, a transit expert and professor at City College, said such measures are unrealistic.

08/26/2015

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Oscar Mayer Recalls 2 Million Pounds Of Turkey Bacon

The recall comes following reports of people becoming ill.

08/26/2015

Former Brien McMahon High School teacher David Marchetti is charged with oyeurism and risk of injury to a minor. (Credit: Norwalk Police Department)

Connecticut Teacher Accused Of Taking ‘Upskirt’ Photos, Videos Of Teens

Former Brien McMahon High School world languages teacher David Marchetti was charged last week with voyeurism and risk of injury to a minor.

08/25/2015

Jeffrey Navin and Jeanette Navin. (credit: Easton Police Department)

Son Of Missing Easton, Connecticut Couple Has Also Disappeared

The son of a missing Connecticut couple has become a focus of a state police investigation into their disappearance.

08/21/2015

U.S. Army Capt. Kristen Griest (R) participates in training at the U.S. Army Ranger School April 20, 2015 at Fort Benning, Georgia. U.S. Army Capt. Kristen Griest  and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver were the first female soldiers to graduate from Ranger School.  (Photo by Scott Brooks/U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Two Female Soldiers Graduate From U.S. Army Ranger School

Two women who endured weeks of grueling physical training to pass the U.S. Army’s Ranger School will graduate Friday, capping their history-making week.

08/21/2015

FILE -- A lobster fisherman throws back a premature lobster in the Long Island Sound. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Climate Change Blamed For Pushing Lobsters Out Of Long Island Sound

Commercial lobster boats in New York landed 112 metric tons of lobsters in 2013, a record low.

08/20/2015

Gov. Dannel Malloy speaks during his inauguration on Jan. 7, 2015. (credit: Jessica Hill/Pool Photo)

Sandy Hook Group Alleges NRA Illegally Transferred Campaign Funds To Oppose Malloy

The group believes the NRA funneled about $11,000 in so-called independent expenditures to oppose Malloy.

08/20/2015

Beaches along the Long Island Sound are often closed due to sewage spills. (Credit: CBS2)

Group Sues Westchester County Over Long Island Sound Sewage Spills

We often hear that some local beaches are closed after heavy rain, with sewers overflowing and running into the Long Island Sound. Now, a group is taking action.

08/14/2015

Students on a college campus. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Helps You Weed Out The Unnecessary College Costs

When you send your kid off to college, what do they reallly need? In this day and age there are more and more amenities offered, but do you budget?

08/14/2015

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Connecticut’s Top Court Overturns Death Penalty In State

Three years after Connecticut abolished the death penalty for any future crimes, the state’s high court spared the lives of those who were already on death row when the law took effect, saying it would be unconstitutional to execute them.

08/13/2015

Jeffrey Navin and Jeanette Navin. (credit: Easton Police Department)

Search Continues For Missing Easton, Connecticut Couple

Fifty-five-year-old Jeanette Navin and 56-year-old Jeffrey Navin of Easton haven’t been seen since Aug. 4 and were reported missing by relatives Friday.

08/13/2015

Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn. (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Parents Sue Greenwich, Conn. School District In Suicide Of Son Who Was Bullied

The parents of a teenage boy who committed suicide two years ago have filed a lawsuit against the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut.

08/12/2015