Connecticut

A surveillance image of a suspect -- seen in a black hat, black coat and red shirt -- in an unprovoked attack in Stamford, Connecticut. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Suspect Attacked Man For No Clear Reason In Stamford, Conn.

Police in Stamford, Connecticut were searching Wednesday for a suspect the said attacked a man for no apparent reason.

2 hours ago

The exterior of gunman Adam Lanza and his mother’s home at 36 Yogananda St. in Newtown, Conn. (Credit: Danbury State’s Attorney’s Office.)

Former Lanza House In Newtown, Conn. To Be Torn Down

Officials in Newtown, Connecticut have voted to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

01/21/2015

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Connecticut Brewery Under Fire For Using Gandhi’s Name

A brewery based in New Haven County, Connecticut apologized Monday to those offended by its use of Mohandas Gandhi’s name and likeness on one of its beers, but the beer remains on the market with the name.

01/05/2015

A surveillance image of the robbery of a Subway restaurant in Stamford, Conn. on Sunday, Dec. 27. (Credit: Stamford Police)

Group Brutally Robbed Subway Sandwich Shop In Stamford, Conn., Police Say

Police in Stamford, Connecticut released surveillance video of the attempted strong-arm robbery in a Subway sandwich shop.

12/30/2014

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Police: Man Caught At Norwalk Auto Yard Really Was Just Checking Locks

Police said it appears a Norwalk man was being truthful when he insisted he was just checking the vehicles to make sure they were locked.

12/27/2014

An accident on the Taconic Parkway during snow on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Fight Through Rain, Snow

One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor’easter packing rain and snow.

11/26/2014

A surveillance image of an attempted robbery of a KFC in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Credit: Bridgeport Police)

Police: Men Tried To Rob KFC At Gunpoint In Bridgeport, Connecticut

Police in Bridgeport, Connecticut were asking for help from the public in finding two suspects who tried to rob a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant.

11/24/2014

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Jogger Finds Man’s Body In Westport, Connecticut

Police were investigating after a jogger found a man’s body on the street Saturday morning in Westport, Connecticut.

11/15/2014

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Shots Fired When Knife-Wielding Man Tries To Enter Conn. Submarine Base

Two Navy civilian police officers were wounded Thursday night while confronting a knife-wielding man at a Connecticut base, authorities said.

11/13/2014

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Connecticut Man Charged In Death Of 15-Month-Old Son In Hot Car

Homicide charges were filed against a Connecticut father Tuesday, after his 15-month-old son died in a hot car this past summer.

11/11/2014

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Lock-In Ordered At Newtown High School Amid Threat

Visitors were barred from Newtown High School in Newtown, Connecticut for the afternoon Tuesday, after school officials discovered a threat on social media.

11/11/2014

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Local Governments Turn Up The Heat On Gun Companies, Push For New ‘Smart Gun’ Technology

You could call it gun control without legislation. Local governments that buy handguns for their police departments are asking, as customers, for a change in the way that gun makers do business.

11/10/2014

Brooklyn native Mia Love was elected Tuesday, Nov. 4, in Utah as the first black woman Republican ever in Congress. (Credit: Mia Love for Congress)

Brooklyn Native Elected In Utah As First Black Woman Republican Ever In Congress

A Brooklyn native was elected in Utah this week as the first black woman Republican in ever in Congress.

11/05/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declined to comment on the Return Home New Jersey plan, which will force some disabled New Jerseyans to leave out-of-state facilities. (Credit: CBS 2)

AP: Gubernatorial Elections In Multiple States To Test Christie’s Stumping Power

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will not be on the ballot Tuesday, but he will face the first major test of his national electoral might as voters head to the polls in nearly a dozen competitive governors’ races.

11/03/2014

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Connecticut Ghost Town Sells For $1.9 Million

A real life ghost town in Connecticut has been auctioned off for a scary seven figures.

10/30/2014

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