Connecticut Senator Apologizes For Use Of N-Word In Speech To Student GroupA Connecticut lawmaker is under fire for repeatedly using the N-word in a speech to a Democratic group at the University of Connecticut. 
Trick Or Treat! Here's The Most Popular Halloween Candy By crunched 10 years worth of data to come up with the most popular Halloween candy in each state.
Connecticut Lawmakers Say Progress Is Being Made On Long Overdue BudgetDemocrats and Republicans spent Columbus Day tackling the state’s late budget and say they are now about $100 million apart for a two-year $40 billion plan.
Kayaker Rescued Offshore From Connecticut After Being In Water 17 HoursSuffolk County police officers rescued a man Sunday after he was stranded in the Long Island Sound for about 17 hours after his kayak capsized.
2 New Haven Police Officers Shot While Responding To Domestic IncidentTwo police officers in New Haven, Connecticut were shot while responding to an earlier shooting incident Saturday morning, city officials tell CBS Connecticut.
Russian Hackers Tried To Breach Connecticut's Election System, Officials SayHomeland Security officials say hackers tried breaching the election systems of 21 states ahead of last year's presidential election.
Police: Man Breaks Into Connecticut Home, Watches Girl SleepOnce inside, he went into the girl’s bedroom and watched her sleep, while only wearing a bathrobe and T-shirt – no pants or underwear, police said.
Connecticut Lifeguard Pleads Not Guilty In 5-Year-Old's Near-DrowningA lifeguard accused in the near-drowning of a five-year-old boy was in a Connecticut courtroom Tuesday to answer to charges.
Jersey Shore Faces Rough Surf, Coastal Flooding From JoseA high surf advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday and a coastal flood warning is posted until 1 a.m. Wednesday.
Hurricane Jose Eyes East Coast As Maria Strengthens To Category 5 StormThe U.S. National Hurricane Center said Maria had maximum sustained winds of 160 mph Monday evening as the storm made its way over Dominica.
NASCAR Driver Ted Christopher Killed In Connecticut Plane CrashThe Mooney M20C aircraft crashed in a wooded area near Guilford shortly before 2 p.m., according to the FAA.
Connecticut Gov. Malloy Vows To Veto GOP-Backed Budget PlanThe House voted 78-72 early Saturday to approve the $40.7 billion plan. Six Democrats were swayed to support it.

More From CBS New York

Get Our Morning Briefs
Bloomberg WCBS Tri-State Business Index

Watch & Listen LIVE