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Connecticut GOP gubernatorial candidates Tom Foley, left, and John McKinney (credits: Getty Images and Sen. John McKinney's Office)

Connecticut Republicans Pick Tom Foley As Malloy’s November Challenger

The contest between Greenwich businessman Tom Foley and Senate Minority Leader John McKinney of Fairfield for the GOP nomination is the marquee race in this year’s primary.

08/12/2014

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UConn Fraternity, Sororities Banned For Hazing

The University of Connecticut has banned three more Greek organizations for hazing, claiming that students were forced to eat pet food, bob for mini-bottles of alcohol from toilets and be partly or fully nude.

08/12/2014

Emily Fedorko (Facebook)

Funeral Service Held For Greenwich High School Teen Killed In Boating Accident

The funeral for 16-year-old Emily Fedorko was held at St. Clement Church in Stamford Monday afternoon.

08/11/2014

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Bridgeport Hit-And-Run Victim In Critical Condition

Police in Bridgeport say a 22-year-old man is in critical condition after he was hit by a speeding car whose driver fled the scene.

08/09/2014

Michael Skakel in court. (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors File Appeal To Reverse Kennedy Cousin Michael Skakel’s Release

Prosecutors filed an appeal Friday seeking to reinstate Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel’s conviction on a charge of fatally bludgeoning neighbor Martha Moxley with a golf club in 1975, when they were both 15.

08/08/2014

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Greenwich Selectman Reportedly Asks Lawmakers To Revisit Boating Regulations

Officials in Connecticut are looking for ways to make boating safer after a tragic accident led to the death of Greenwich High School junior Emily Fedorko, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.

08/08/2014

Emily Fedorko (Facebook)

Greenwich Mourns Emily Fedorko, Teenage Girl Killed In Boating Accident

A 16-year-old girl is recovering in the hospital Thursday, a day after a boating accident off Greenwich left another teen dead.

08/07/2014

A national guard truck flipped over after an accident in Rye, N.Y. on Aug. 7, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

National Guardsman Killed When Military Vehicle Crashes With Car In Rye

The passenger in the truck was killed. The driver of the truck and the driver of the second vehicle were taken to hospitals.

08/07/2014

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

Sen. Chris Murphy, Pennsylvania Congressman Team Up To Generate Rail Line Funding

Teaming up with an out-of-state Republican congressman, Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut is embarking on a plan to generate funding for the Northeast Corridor Rail Line, WCBS 880’s Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported.

08/07/2014

One 16-year-old girl was killed and one was injured when they were accidentally run over by a boat offshore from Greenwich, Connecticut. (Credit: CBS 2)

1 Teen Girl Killed, 1 Injured After Being Accidentally Run Over By Boat In Greenwich

A 16-year-old girl was killed and another girl was injured Wednesday afternoon in a boating accident near the Old Greenwich Yacht Club in Connecticut.

08/06/2014

Police Car - New Haven, CT (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: New Haven Store Clerk Shot, Killed Would-Be Robber

New Haven police say a clerk shot and killed a man who was trying to rob his store, not long after his brother reported an armed robbery in a different store.

08/06/2014

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Fairfield Man Accused Of Sexual Contact With Teen Student

A 26-year-old dance teacher has been arrested after being accused of having sexual contact with a 13-year-old student.

08/06/2014

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Broadway Takes Newtown: Proceeds From 2 New Musicals Benefit 12.14 Foundation

You don’t have to go to the Great White Way to see great musical theater.

08/06/2014

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

Ongoing Metro-North Work Fuels Complaints In Connecticut

Buses will replace many trains on the Danbury branch of the New Haven line starting this weekend.

08/06/2014

FILE - A corn field. (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Thieves Make Off With Hundreds Of Ears Of Corn From Bristol, Conn. Farm

Workers at Green Acres Farm in Bristol went to pick corn to sell at a market Sunday and discovered that the stalks had been all but picked clean.

08/06/2014