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FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot: Data Breach Affected 56 Million Credit, Debit Cards

A total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.

09/18/2014

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland in 2004 (credit: Getty Images)

Deliberations Begin In John Rowland Conspiracy Trial

Rowland, who served 10 months in federal prison a decade ago for taking illegal gifts while in office, faces seven counts this time, including obstruction of justice, conspiracy to violate election law and falsifying records.

09/18/2014

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Cases Of Respiratory Virus Afflicting Children Showing Up In Tri-State Area

Officials said Wednesday that a New York City child and a Long Island elementary school student have been diagnosed with enterovirus 68. Cases of the virus have also been confirmed in New Jersey and Connecticut.

09/18/2014

A woman was apparently caught on camera stealing an angel statue from the grave of a Connecticut teenager. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Caught On Camera Taking Angel Statue From Connecticut Teen’s Grave

A stunning theft has been caught on camera. A woman took a statue of an angel from a grave site in Middletown, Connecticut.

09/17/2014

An artist's rendering of a proposed bicycle and pedestrian trail along the Merritt Parkway in Connecticut (credit: RBA Group)

Greenwich Residents Up In Arms Over Merritt Parkway Trail Proposal

Greenwich First Selectman Peter Tesei is among those asking, with all of Connecticut’s existing infrastructure needs, how state officials can even be considering the project.

09/17/2014

Bellevue Hospital's entrance atrium during Sandy, left, and a year later, right. (credit: Bellevue Hospital Center)

Report: Nearly 90 Percent Of Tri-State Area Hospitals Faced ‘Critical Challenges’ During Sandy

When Superstorm Sandy slammed into the Northeast nearly two years ago, hospitals found themselves dealing with surges in patients, lost power supplies and employees who couldn’t get to work — problems that a new federal report finds they were not prepared to handle.

09/17/2014

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland in 2004 (credit: Getty Images)

Former Conn. Gov. John Rowland Declines To Take Stand In Conspiracy Trial

The defense rested Wednesday after its only witness finished his testimony.

09/17/2014

Spectra Energy wants to expand its Algonquin pipeline in Westchester and Rockland counties and Connecticut. (credit: Spectra Energy)

Supporters, Foes Of Algonquin Pipeline Expansion Pack Hearing

Those in favor and against a plan to expand a natural gas pipeline through New York City’s northern suburbs showed up in force at a hearing Monday night.

09/16/2014

Police are looking for a man who they said stole $100 from a 27-year-old autistic man at Veteran's Park. (credit: Stamford Police)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing $100 From Autistic Man In Stamford

A suspect has been arrested and charged with tricking a 27-year-old autistic man out of his birthday money at a park in Stamford, Connecticut.

09/15/2014

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an industrial building in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials Working To Determine Impact Bridgeport Fire Had On Long Island Sound

The waters off Long Island Sound from Stratford to Fairfield remained closed to fishing and shellfishing Monday following last week’s massive warehouse fire in Bridgeport.

09/15/2014

McDonald's McCafe coffee (Scott Olson/Getty Images News)

McDonald’s To Give Away Free ‘McCafe’ Coffee For Two Weeks

McDonald’s announced it is giving away a small McCafé coffee during breakfast hours at participating restaurants across the country beginning Sept. 16, and ending on National Coffee Day, Sept. 29.

09/15/2014

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Rapidly Spreading Children’s Virus Suspected At Hospital In Hartford

A rare virus being blamed for sending hundreds of children to the hospital in the South and Midwest appears to have spread to the Northeast.

09/15/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Police Investigate Shooting That Injured 2 Men In Bridgeport

Police said an argument broke out at the club in the area of East Main Street as customers were leaving, which triggered a fight that led to the shooting.

09/13/2014

The remains of a massive fire that destroyed a warehouse in Bridgeport, Conn. is seen on Sept. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Cause Of Massive Bridgeport Industrial Fire Under Investigation

Firefighters remained on the scene Friday and officials have temporarily closed fishing areas in Bridgeport Harbor and on the Long Island Sound from Norwalk to Milford.

09/12/2014

Steven Hayes - File / Photo: Connecticut State Police via AP

Cheshire Home Invasion Killer, Steven Hayes, Claims He’s Being Denied Kosher Food In Prison

Steven Hayes, who is on death row at Northern Correctional Institution in Somers, describes himself as an orthodox Jew and claims he’s been requesting a kosher diet since May 2013.

09/12/2014