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The Connecticut Huskies band performs during the regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 28, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Special Metro-North Train For UConn Fans Heading To NCAA Game

Gov. Dannel Malloy said the Metro-North will have an extra New Haven Line train on Sunday for fans to travel to and from Madison Square Garden.

03/29/2014

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

General Motors Recall Expanded To Include 824,000 Vehicles

The recall extends to all model years of the Chevrolet Cobalt, HHR, Pontiac G5, Solstice and Saturn Ion and Sky models in the U.S.

03/28/2014

An injured knee (file/credit: Clipart)

Acupuncture May Offer Relief To Knee Pain Sufferers

Orthopedic surgeons said the pain can be the result of strained ligaments, cartilage tears or osteoarthritis.

03/28/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy (credit: Connecticut Governor's Office)

Gov. Malloy Announces He’ll Seek Re-Election

The Democrat made the announcement Friday following a meeting of the State Bond Commission. Malloy previously said he would unveil his decision after the legislative session adjourns in May.

03/28/2014

Gov. Dannel Malloy (D-Conn) (file/credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Malloy Signs Nation’s First Law To Institute $10.10 An Hour Minimum Wage

The state legislature passed the measure on Wednesday. Under the law, the minimum wage will increase annually until it reaches $10.10 an hour in 2017.

03/27/2014

Ticks (file/credit: Getty Images)

Study: Antibiotics Don’t Kill Lyme Disease Bacteria

Some Lyme disease patients said the research isn’t surprising since they still suffer symptoms after several rounds of antibiotics.

03/27/2014

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Unattended Bag Left At Byram Bank Prompts Bomb Scare

According to police, a camouflage military-style bag was left unattended at a Bank of America on South Water Street in Byram on Wednesday afternoon.

03/27/2014

Distracted Driving (file/credit: ClipArt)

Survey: More Than 1 In 4 Car Crashes Involve Cellphone Use

Safety advocates are lobbying now for a total ban on driver phone use, pointing to studies that headsets do not reduce drive distraction.

03/27/2014

Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford (file/Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Connecticut Lawmakers Become First In U.S. To Approve $10.10 Minimum Wage

In a move that won the praise of President Barack Obama, Connecticut State lawmakers voted Wednesday in favor of raising the state’s minimum wage to $10.10 an hour by 2017.

03/26/2014

Metro-North Meeting

Commuters Take Metro-North President To Task At Public Meeting

Fed up commuters on the Metro-North Railroad got a chance to give the railroad’s new president a piece of their minds Wednesday.

03/26/2014

A woman feeds her chickens. (file/credit: CBS 2)

Bridgeport Mayor Proposes Allowing Residents To Keep Chickens On Property

Mayor Bill Finch and other city officials announced the proposal Tuesday at the Beardsley Zoo. It would allow households to keep up to six chickens, set minimum coop sizes and restrict coop locations.

03/26/2014

Windy Weather (file/credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Snow Held Off But Wind Advisory In Effect Across Region

Winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts between 45 and 50 mph are possible, according to the National Weather Service.

03/26/2014

People walk during a snowstorm in Manhattan (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Modest Snow Falls, But Blasting Winds Expected Tri-State Area

Snow was falling in several parts of the Tri-State Area Tuesday night, but for most, chilling winds gusting up to 50 mph will make for the most unpleasant conditions.

03/25/2014

Woman Looks At Affordable Care Act Online (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Administration Adds More Time For Some Health Care Applicants

The Obama administration has extended the deadline for enrollment in the Affordable Care Act.

03/25/2014

Conn. State Sen. Ed Meyer (D-Guilford) has announced he won't seek re-election. (credit: senatedems.ct.gov)

Conn. State Sen. Meyer Announces Retirement After 50 Years In Public Service

The chair of the environment committee, 79, said he and his wife are training to get back into competitive tennis.

03/25/2014