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FILE -- A sign for the National Office outside the Boy Scouts of America headquarters  in Irving, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Connecticut Jury Awards $7M In Boy Scouts Abuse Case

Lawyers for the man say the decision handed down Friday in Waterbury Superior Court was the largest verdict for compensatory damages against the Boy Scouts of America.

12/16/2014

Tyler Giuliano (H.S. Yearbook photo)

No Charges For New Fairfield Man Who Fatally Shot Masked Intruder That Turned Out To Be Son

A Connecticut man who fatally shot a knife-wielding prowler in a ski mask only to learn later it was his 15-year-old son, will not face prosecution.

03/14/2014

Tyler Giuliano (H.S. Yearbook photo)

911 Calls Released In Shooting Of Masked Teenager By His Father In New Fairfield

The sister of a Connecticut man who fatally shot his teenage son last week frantically called police to report someone was shot after she called her brother for help with someone trying to break into her house.

10/05/2012

Tyler Giuliano (H.S. Yearbook photo)

Attorney: Family Of Teen Unknowingly Killed By Father Gives State Police Access To Computer

The Giulianos have given state police permission to hack into their son’s computer as they search for any information as to why the teen was wearing a mask and why he lunged at his father with a knife.

10/04/2012

Tyler Giuliano (H.S. Yearbook photo)

Attorney: New Fairfield Father Who Unknowingly Killed Son In ‘Despair’

Attorney Gene Zingaro said Giuliano and his wife are going out of their way to cooperate with the police investigation.

10/02/2012

Tyler Giuliano (H.S. Yearbook photo)

Investigation Continues Into 15-Year-Old’s Death At Dad’s Hand In New Fairfield

State police in Connecticut say it will likely be a week before they’re done with an investigation into the fatal shooting of a masked teenager by his father.

09/28/2012

Tyler Giuliano (H.S. Yearbook photo)

Masked Teenage Intruder Unknowingly Shot To Death By Father In New Fairfield

A New Fairfield, Conn. man fatally shot a masked teenager in self-defense, only to discover the teenager was his son, according to a published report.

09/27/2012

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CL&P Now Hopes To Restore Power To All By Wednesday

“Many have been cold and many more have been inconvenienced,” Gov. Dan Malloy said. “This should not have happened and my job is to find out why it did and to make sure it does not happen again.”

11/07/2011

Frustrated residents in Connecticut are still without power days after the October snowstorm. (credit: CBS 2)

CT Gov. Malloy Contracts Firm To Investigate Utility Storm Response

Gov. Dannel Malloy said Witt Associates will complete a review of CL&P and United Illuminating’s storm preparation and response by Dec. 1.

11/04/2011

Crews work on fixing power lines in Danbury, Connecticut (credit: CBS 2)

Confusion Abounds Over Outages In Storm-Struck Connecticut

For the fourth day in a row, many places in the state are still awaiting good news as electric companies continue to assess the situation.

11/02/2011

Many residents in storm-struck Danbury, CT are still facing power problems. (credit: CBS 2)

Connecticut Light & Power Hopes To Restore Most Outages By Sunday

The president and chief operating office for CL&P says the utility is “still shooting to have 99 percent of our customers restored sometime Sunday.”

11/01/2011

Candlewood Lake in Connecticut - Oct 21, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Candlewood Lake On The Verge Of Public Ownership

Connecticut’s biggest lake is on the verge of a major change.

10/21/2011

People play in the Washington Square Park

New York City Hits 104 Degrees; Breaks Heat Record Set In 1957

While the all-time record of 106 degrees wasn’t reached, residents in the Tri-State were left sweating it out as the mercury soared.

07/22/2011