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Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland and his wife, Patricia, leave federal court in New Haven, Conn., on March 18, 2015. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland Sentenced To 30 Months For Campaign Scam

Former Governor John Rowland today faces sentencing for trying to conceal his work on a 2012 congressional campaign.

03/18/2015

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Connecticut Teen Charged As Adult In Fatal Stabbing Allegedly Over Spilled Coffee

Marquest Hall, of Stamford, was arraigned Tuesday in the fatal stabbing of Antonio Muralles, 52, last Wednesday outside the McDonald’s on Bedford Street.

03/18/2015

Boxes of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese sit are on a store shelf on August 4, 2011 in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Kraft Recalls 242,000 Cases Of Macaroni & Cheese Due To Small Metal Pieces

Kraft Foods announced Tuesday that it was recalling 242,000 cases of its famous macaroni and cheese because there might be small pieces of metal in with the easy-to-cook food.

03/17/2015

A group of 11 people, some of who are not related, live in the same house in Hartford's West End neighborhood. (credit: CBS2)

Connecticut Friends Living In Same House Might Be Forced By City To Split Up

The group of 11 people — longtime friends and their families — decided years ago they wanted to live together.

03/17/2015

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Kevin Wallin, Connecticut’s ‘Monsignor Meth,’ Pleads For Leniency Ahead Of Sentencing

A suspended Roman Catholic priest who authorities say dealt pounds of methamphetamine and bought a sex shop to possibly launder his drug money is asking a federal judge for leniency when he is sentenced next week.

03/17/2015

An M-8 rail car on the Metro-North Railroad's  New Haven line (file/credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

Connecticut Lawmaker Looks To Derail Proposal Allowing Eminent Domain Near Bus, Train Stations

Rep. Gail Lavielle, R-Wilton, stumbled upon Gov. Dannel Malloy’s proposal to transfer all local authority regarding land near the stations to the state while she was going over the transportation budget with a fine-tooth comb.

03/17/2015

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Police Arrest Teen, 22-Year-Old Man In Stamford Murder

Police in Stamford have made two arrests in connection with the city’s first murder of the year.

03/16/2015

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After Watching Mother Suffer Before Death, Connecticut Senator Pushes For Right-To-Die Bill

Sen. Gary Winfield became a co-sponsor of legislation after watching his own mother die in agonizing death from an illness he says painkillers couldn’t help.

03/16/2015

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

Reports: Families Of Sandy Hook School Shooting Victims Suing Nancy Lanza’s Estate

Adam Lanza killed his mother at their home before carrying out the school shooting and committing suicide.

03/14/2015

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Conn. Woman Claims Underage Kids Used Her Address To Buy Banned E-Cigarettes

In Darien, Conn., some underage children believe they may have found a way to get their hands on outlawed e-cigarettes.

03/13/2015

A flooded street can be seen on Long Island on Dec. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Army Corp Of Engineers Agrees To Help Find Ways To Curb Fairfield Co. Flooding

Help to stem the tide of flooding Fairfield County is on the way.

03/13/2015

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Stamford Man Brutally Beaten, Stabbed To Death In Random Attack

A Stamford man was beaten and stabbed to death Wednesday night what police are calling a random attack. This is also the city’s first homicide of the year.

03/12/2015

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Controversial Painting Featuring Mother Teresa Among Pro-Choicers Defaced At Trumbull Library

First Selectman Tim Herbst said some witnesses reported seeing a woman vandalizing a painting that depicts Mother Teresa standing alongside pro-choice advocates.

03/12/2015

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Police Investigate After Baby Found Unconscious At Stamford Hotel

Police say the infant’s mother told them the girl was found on a pillow between a bed and the wall.

03/11/2015

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Reward Announced In Case Of Dead Skunks With ‘Obama Stinks’ Sign In Connecticut

A reward of up to $5,000 was being offered Wednesday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for two dead skunks found with a political sign in Fairfield, Connecticut.

03/11/2015