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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at an Organizing for Action "Obamacare Summit" at the St. Regis Hotel on Nov. 4, 2013, in Washington, D.C.  (credit: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

‘Grubergate’ Videos Have Republicans Screaming For Repealing Of Obamacare

Word of stunning statements made by a major architect of the Affordable Care Act has Republicans vowing to repeal it.

11/18/2014

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Rate Hikes Approved For CL&P, United Illuminating Customers

The state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority announced Monday its approval of higher standard service rates proposed by Connecticut Light & Power and United Illuminating.

11/18/2014

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

Survey Finds Metro-North Customer Satisfaction Dropping

Fifty-eight percent of customers said they were satisfied with on-time performance, down 28 points from 2013.

11/18/2014

Wind Chills

Bitter Cold Set To Slam Tri-State Area; Threat Of Slick Roads For AM Rush

Bitter cold will shock the system as Tri-State Area residents wake up on Monday, and slippery roads could mean problems for the morning rush.

11/17/2014

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Stamford Police Seek Driver In Hit-And-Run That Killed 2

Police are offering a $500 reward for help finding 32-year-old Felicia Burl, who is suspected of being at the wheel of a 2002 Nissan Altima that ran a red light on the Greenwich-Stamford line and slammed into a station wagon Nov. 7.

11/17/2014

Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Blumenthal Wants To Put Commuter Tax Benefit Back On Track

The Connecticut Democrat said Monday he’s pushing for Congress to restore the full tax benefit that expired last year, giving all commuters “parity in the tax treatment they receive.”

11/17/2014

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Jersey City Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash In Connecticut

A pilot from Jersey City, New Jersey has survived a small plane crash in Connecticut.

11/15/2014

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Jogger Finds Man’s Body In Westport, Connecticut

Police were investigating after a jogger found a man’s body on the street Saturday morning in Westport, Connecticut.

11/15/2014

Snow in Hopatcong, New Jersey on Nov. 14, 2014. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

Light Snow Falls Across Parts Of Tri-State Area

Fall is far from over, but some neighborhoods in the Tri-State woke up to snow this morning.

11/14/2014

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

Newtown Victims’ Parents Say Need Still Unmet

Parents of two children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School say the needs of some victims’ families are still unmet nearly two years after the shooting.

11/14/2014

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Shots Fired When Knife-Wielding Man Tries To Enter Conn. Submarine Base

Two Navy civilian police officers were wounded Thursday night while confronting a knife-wielding man at a Connecticut base, authorities said.

11/13/2014

Stolen merchandise recovered from about two dozen burglaries in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut (credit: CBS2)

Cops In Westchester County Help Bust Up Alleged Cul-De-Sac Burglary Ring

Harrison police conducted a two-month investigation along with the Westchester district attorney, NYPD and Bergen County prosecutor before arresting seven people.

11/13/2014

Metro-North Railroad Train (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

3 Metro-North Workers Suspended In Safety Failure

Track workers were preparing to perform maintenance Nov. 4 on a section of track near the Noroton Heights station in Connecticut.

11/13/2014

FILE -- Gamblers play the slot machines at Mohegan Sun casino in Uncasville, Conn.  (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Connecticut Pol: Gambling Addiction Study Needed Before Considering Casino Expansion

A Mohegan Sun executive says the casino could seek a deal with rival Foxwoods Resort Casino to build a third Connecticut casino near the Massachusetts line to compete with casinos opening in the Bay State.

11/13/2014

EMV chip technology is considered a useful defense against the threat of credit card fraud. (Credit: CBS2)

Many Major Retailers Behind On Fraud-Deterring Chip Technology

Many say a chip that makes counterfeiting nearly impossible is one of the best defenses against credit card fraud, but retail stores are not ready to implement the technology.

11/12/2014