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Snow Plow Rage

‘Snow Rage’ Pits Storm-Weary Residents Against Plow Drivers Just Trying To Do Jobs

People have found themselves fed up with the hassle of plowing, shoveling and salting. In fact, people have been pushed to the edge to the point where they have been taking out their frustrations on plow drivers.

02/11/2014

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Fairfield Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen With Autism At Stratford Funeral Home

Fairfield resident Robert J. Purcell is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy with autism during the victim’s grandmother’s wake back in April, 2012.

02/05/2014

MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

FBI: 16 Juveniles Rescued In Super Bowl Prostitution Busts

16 juveniles forced into prostitution — including some teens who had been reported missing by their families — were rescued by the FBI in a two-week operation leading up to the Super Bowl, the agency said Tuesday.

02/04/2014

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)

Republican Tom Foley Announces Another Bid For Conn. Governor

The Republican from Greenwich who narrowly lost to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in 2010 announced his decision Wednesday at a VFW post in Waterbury.

01/29/2014

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy surveys shoreline damage from Sandy (file/credit: Governor's Office)

Connecticut Officials Reject Sandy Aid Requests For Shoreline Homeowners Looking To Raise Homes

The state sent rejection letters Monday to 94 applicants from Greenwich to East Haven who requested aid to raise their homes under the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program.

01/28/2014

Hartford Police Motorcycle (credit: Hartford PD)

State Police: Man Fatally Shot During Police Pursuit In Hartford

According to Connecticut state police, the incident began after two Hartford police officers followed and stopped a vehicle that had been speeding away from an area where gunshots were detected early Saturday.

01/25/2014

Metro-North Railroad

Metro-North Train Stalled For Hours In Westport, Conn.

A Metro-North train became stuck with passengers inside in Westport, Conn. Wednesday night.

01/22/2014

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1 Of 2 East Haven Officers Sentenced In Discrimination Case

David Cari was convicted back in October of conspiring to violate the constitutional rights of Hispanics, making false arrests and filing false reports.

01/21/2014

Adam Lanza seen in 2005 at the age of 13. (Credit: CBS News)

Expert To Newtown Massacre Commission: No Link Between Autism, Violence

An expert on Friday told a commission looking into the Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre in Connecticut that there is no data linking autism with increased violent criminal behavior.

01/17/2014

Two birds flyover a foggy New York Harbor on an unseasonable warm day on December 5, 2013 in Brooklyn (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dense Fog Advisory In Effect For Parts Of Tri-State Area

The Tri-State Area was under a thick soup of fog early Thursday, prompting a dense fog advisory for some areas.

01/16/2014

A flood watch has been issued for Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

More Freezing Rain Could Mean More Slippery Roads Saturday

The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory for parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut from 10 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Saturday.

01/10/2014

United Healthcare

AG Schneiderman Launches Probe After United Healthcare Drops Over 2,000 Doctors

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has launched an investigation against United Healthcare, after the insurance company kicked some 2,000 doctors off their plan.

12/31/2013

FILE -- A man holds up a sign with with a depiction of an assault weapon. (credit: Getty Images)

GOP Lawmakers In Connecticut Want Gun Law Deadline Extended

Under the legislation that was passed in response to the Sandy Hook school massacre, state residents have until the end of Dec. 31, 2013 to register assault weapons as well as ammunition magazines that can hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition.

12/30/2013

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Woman Accused Of Strangling Boyfriend At Hartford Home

A 24-year-old woman is accused of strangling her boyfriend inside a home in Hartford, Conn.

12/21/2013

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Disaster Averted When School Bus Gets Stuck On Metro-North Tracks

A school bus got stuck on the Metro-North Railroad tracks in Norwalk, Conn. Wednesday afternoon, but everyone got off safely.

12/18/2013

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