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President Barack Obama speaks at Millennium Steel Service on October 3, 2014. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Holds Ebola Meeting With Cabinet; Cancels Trip To New Jersey, Connecticut

President Barack Obama has canceled a trip to New Jersey and Connecticut and will instead hold a meeting about Ebola at the White House.

10/15/2014

Authorities say a man who stabbed passengers on a casino-bound tour bus on Interstate 95 in Connecticut was fatally shot by state police on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Man Stabbing People On Casino Bus Fatally Shot By Trooper On I-95 In Norwalk

A man who stabbed passengers on a casino-bound tour bus on Interstate 95 in Connecticut was fatally shot by state police, officials said Wednesday.

10/15/2014

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Police Activity Closes Portion Of Northbound I-95 In Norwalk

A shooting involving state police in Norwalk, Conn., has shut down northbound I-95 at Exit 14, CBS 2 reported.

10/14/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Gubernatorial Hopeful Tom Foley Says Obama’s Visit Shows Malloy Can’t Win Race On His Own

The Republican candidate for governor in Connecticut says it’s nice to have the president visit, but it also says something about the race.

10/14/2014

Police in Westport, Conn., believe this man stole cards containing cash from a wedding reception Oct. 11, 2014. (credit: Westport Police Department)

Westport Police: Man Posed As Wedding Guest, Stole Cards With Cash From Couple

The man, believed to be between 25 and 35 years old, fled the Longshore Inn just after 7 p.m. Saturday with a birdcage filled with wedding cards, many apparently containing cash for the couple, police said.

10/14/2014

Pope Francis chats with cardinals as he arrives at the Synod Hall for the Synod on the themes of family on Oct. 6, 2014 in Vatican City. (credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Vatican Document Signals Possible Shift In Attitude Toward Gays, Unmarried Couples

A two-week meeting of bishops on family issues arrived at its halfway point with a document summarizing the closed-door debate so far. No decisions were announced, but the tone of the report was one of almost-revolutionary acceptance, rather than condemnation.

10/13/2014

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Consumer Expert: Use Caution When Paying With Debit, Credit Cards

There are some risks to using your debit or credit card in public places, said Howard Schwartz of the Connecticut Better Business Bureau.

10/13/2014

FILE -- President Barack Obama speaks at the Rose Garden of the White House on May 27, 2014, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Political Celebs Rolling Into Connecticut For Governor’s Race

Some political heavy-hitters are coming to Connecticut to help out in the state’s close race for governor.

10/13/2014

Shoppers wait for a Kmart to open on Thanksgiving night November 22, 2012 in Griffith, Indiana. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Kmart Announces Major Data Breach Affecting Credit Card Information

Kmart on Friday became the latest retailer to announce a data breach in its payment systems.

10/10/2014

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South Windsor Official Wants To Speed Up Approval Process For State Roads Involved In Town Projects

One town manager in Connecticut complaining about the local road project program said waiting for the OK from the state of the feds is the problem.

10/10/2014

An employee serves a customer at a Firehouse Subs restaurant in Florida. (credit: CBS 2)

Massachusetts Governor, Gov. Malloy To Laud $10.10 Minimum Wage

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is crossing the border into Connecticut to campaign with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

10/09/2014

Dairy Queen store in Kentucky (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Dairy Queen Says Data Breach Affected 395 Stores This Past Summer

Dairy Queen announced Thursday that a security breach struck hundreds of its stores around the country this past summer – including some in the Tri-State Area.

10/09/2014

Stamford, Conn., skyline (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Stamford Businesses Launch Effort To Drastically Cut Carbon Emissions

The initiative, the first of its kind in New England, kicks off with a private grant, but eventually business owners themselves will pay for the carbon reduction.

10/09/2014

Stamford High School English teacher Danielle Watkins is being held on bond after allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student. (Credit: Stamford Police Department.)

Stamford HS Admins Plead Not Guilty To Failing To Report Student-Teacher Relationship

The Stamford High School principal and vice principal both appeared in court Wednesday on charges they failed to report to a sexual relationship between a teacher and a study to authorities.

10/08/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: Connecticut Governor Race A Dead Heat

The survey of 1,085 likely voters, released Wednesday, indicates Republican businessman Tom Foley no longer holds a lead over Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy.

10/08/2014