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College Student From LI Dies After Being Hit By Car In Bridgeport

Police said 20-year-old Kaitlyn Doorhy, a junior from Mattituck, New York, was hit on Friday at around 12:30 p.m.

08/23/2014

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DHS: More Than 1,000 U.S. Retailers Could Be Vulnerable To Data Hackers

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Friday was warning shoppers that hackers could be eyeing their money.

08/22/2014

(Credit: Shirley Lowell)

Out-Of-The-Ordinary Doe Captures Imaginations Of Danbury Residents

We’ve all seen deer, but the doe Shirley Lowell spotted in the woods near her yard in Danbury last weekend was something else.

08/22/2014

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Connecticut Lawmaker Pushes To Repeal Prisoner Early Release Program

Hapgood had an extensive history of violent crimes was released from prison, got high on a toxic mix of drugs and stabbed his baby niece to death.

08/22/2014

Richard Garrison (credit: Darien Police Department)

NYC Man Faces Charges In 2011 Connecticut Jewelry Store Robbery

A New York City man has been arrested in connection with a Connecticut jewelry store robbery three years ago, after police said his DNA was found on a glove in the getaway car.

08/22/2014

A soldier's glove sits draped over artillery shells near the Israeli-Gaza border on July 19, 2014 near Sderot, Israel.   (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYU Calls Off Fall Study Programs In Israel Over Security Concerns

Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, raising concerns that schools may be overreacting.

08/21/2014

Connecticut State Capitol - Hartford, CT - File / Photo: Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.

Former Connecticut Lt. Gov. Joseph Fauliso Dies At 98

Current and former state officials on Thursday mourned the passing of Fauliso, who also served as a Hartford alderman, municipal court judge and state senator. He died on Wednesday.

08/21/2014

Benjamin Seitz  (family photo)

Toddler Hot Car Death In Ridgefield, Conn., Ruled Homicide

There was no immediate word from the state’s attorney’s office on whether the boy’s father, Kyle Seitz, will be charged.

08/21/2014

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Data Breach Strikes 51 UPS Stores Around U.S.

UPS Stores across the country have been hit with a data breach may have been going on since January.

08/20/2014

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Concern Over Small Particles Of Glass Prompts Corona Beer Recall

Defects in some bottles may cause small particles of glass to break off and fall into the bottle, the company said in a statement.

08/20/2014

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

Political Analyst: Cross-Endorsements Could Decide Conn. Governor’s Race

Third-party cross-endorsements could be key to both Connecticut Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley and Democratic incumbent Dannel Malloy, a political analyst says.

08/20/2014

Stefan Pryor

Connecticut Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor Stepping Down

Connecticut’s Education Commissioner is stepping down and Gov. Malloy has chosen Stefan Pryor as the new education commissioner.

08/19/2014

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Richard Blumenthal Pushes Again To Close Gender Pay Gap

The Connecticut Democrat is mustering support for the Paycheck Fairness Act, which is expected to come up for a vote next month.

08/19/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

New Haven Police Search For Gunman After Stray Bullet Kills Man In Basement

Police in New Haven are asking for any information about a stray-bullet shooting that killed a man inside his home Sunday morning.

08/18/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Police: Conn. Man Killed By Stray Bullet At Home After Celebrating Birthday

Police responded at about 2 a.m. Sunday to a 911 call that reported gunfire. Moments later, a woman called saying that her husband had been shot.

08/17/2014