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A sign is posted in front of a Whole Foods store. (file/credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Whole Foods Recalls Items Made In Connecticut With Recalled Fruit

They include tarts and squares made with peaches, nectarines, and plums from Wawona Packing Co. Wawona Packing recalled the fruit this week.

07/24/2014

U.S. carriers at Ben Gurion Airport outside Tel Aviv. (Credit: CBS 2)

United Airlines 1st US Carrier To Resume Flights To Israel After FAA Lifts Ban

United Airlines will be the first U.S. carrier to resume flights to Israel after a two-day hiatus caused by combat in the Gaza Strip.

07/24/2014

Tom Foley, former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and businessman, has announced he'll run again as a Republican for governor of Connecticut. He's seen here debating eventual Gov. Dannel Malloy on Oct. 5, 2010 in Hartford. (redit: John Woike-Pool/Getty Images)

Connecticut Gubernatorial Candidate Hopeful Tom Foley Calls For Fellow Republican McKinney To Drop Out

Schneidau reports Republican candidate Tom Foley is calling on fellow Republican John McKinney to drop out.

07/24/2014

Heavy rain falls in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday, July 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Severe Storms Cut Power, Delay Flights, End Yankees Game Early

Flights were delayed by up to an hour and a half Wednesday evening, and thousands of customers lost power, as a round of severe thunderstorms pounded the area.

07/23/2014

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Stamford Police Bust Alleged Scam Artist By Staking Out His Mom’s Funeral

Police in Stamford, Connecticut have tracked an alleged scam artist who escaped police in that and other states for months.

07/23/2014

A mosquito (Credit: ClipArt.com)

Conn. Officials Say Mosquitoes In East Haven Test Positive For West Nile

Officials in Connecticut are warning residents after mosquitoes tested positive for West Nile virus in East Haven.

07/23/2014

Crews examine the separation on the Metro North "Walk Bridge" over the Norwalk River (Tom Kaminski/Chopper 880)

Malloy Seeks $3 Million For Century-Old Rail Span That Failed Twice This Year

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is seeking to borrow $3 million in state bonds to fix a railroad bridge in Connecticut that blocked commuter rail traffic in May and June.

07/21/2014

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Connecticut Officials Dispute White House Report About Deteriorating Roads

Connecticut state transportation officials have disputed a report from the White House that claims public works in the state are in dire condition.

07/20/2014

Sens. Charles Schumer, second from left, and Richard Blumenthal, second from right, call for a law requiring vets to provide prescriptions for pet medications July 20, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer, Blumenthal Launch Dogged Pursuit Of Cheaper Pet Meds

Schumer said pet owners are paying a 240 percent markup when you buy pet medications from the vet

07/20/2014

FILE -- Sen. Charles Schumer holds a news conference in Midtown on June 8, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer, Blumenthal Hopeful Senate Will OK Transportation Funding

Two U.S. senators are calling for their fellow lawmakers to keep the federal transportation fund from running out of money next month.

07/20/2014

Gov. Chris Christie (Jeff Zelevansky/
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Gun Control Advocates To Protest Monday As Gov. Christie Visits Connecticut

The protesters will be joined by reinforcements out of New Jersey as the governor makes a scheduled fundraising stop in Greenwich.

07/19/2014

FBI K-9 Ape (credit: Facebook)

Police K-9 Fatally Struck By Truck While Assisting Handler

The dog named Major was killed instantly when he was hit by a commercial truck early Saturday on Route 34 near Sodom Lane, according to the Orange Police Department.

07/19/2014

UConn sign (Jenneen Lee/WTIC)

UConn Settles Sex Assault Handling Lawsuit

The University of Connecticut doesn’t admit wrongdoing, but has settled a sex discrimination case with five women for $1.3 million.

07/18/2014

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.)

Conn. H.S. Teacher Held On Bond For Alleged Sexual Relationship With Student

A Stamford High School teacher is being held on bond after allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student.

07/17/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (file/credit: Getty Images)

Federal Request To House Migrant Children In Conn. Denied

The federal government is looking for housing following a recent surge in unaccompanied children crossing the border illegally.

07/16/2014