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Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

New Haven Police Search For Gunman After Stray Bullet Kills Man In Basement

Police in New Haven are asking for any information about a stray-bullet shooting that killed a man inside his home Sunday morning.

08/18/2014

Crime Scene Tape (file/credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Police: Conn. Man Killed By Stray Bullet At Home After Celebrating Birthday

Police responded at about 2 a.m. Sunday to a 911 call that reported gunfire. Moments later, a woman called saying that her husband had been shot.

08/17/2014

Police Car - New Haven, CT (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: New Haven Store Clerk Shot, Killed Would-Be Robber

New Haven police say a clerk shot and killed a man who was trying to rob his store, not long after his brother reported an armed robbery in a different store.

08/06/2014

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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

The board at the New Haven station on May 16, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Downed Wire Makes Mess Of Morning Commute For Metro-North New Haven Line Riders

Spokeswoman Marjorie Andres said service was suspended during Friday’s morning rush due to a downed overhead catenary electric line lying across three tracks in Cos Cob, Conn.

05/16/2014

Maren Sanchez (credit: Image via Facebook)

Medical Examiner: Conn. Teen Died Of Stab Wounds To Neck, Torso

The chief medical examiner said on Sunday that 16-year-old Maren Sanchez died of stab wounds to the neck and torso.

04/27/2014

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New Haven Mayor Wants Federal Funding For Help With Post-Storm Big Dig

New Haven saw nearly 10 inches of snow during Thursday’s storm. Elsewhere in Connecticut, up to 16 inches of snow fell.

02/14/2014

Two-liter bottles of soda (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

New Haven Mayor Proposes Statewide Soda Tax To Fight Obesity

Mayor Toni Harp says a 2 percent tax on high-calorie sugary drinks would reduce sales of the beverage and generate about $144 million in revenue.

02/10/2014

New Haven Police Department shield (credit: City Of New Haven)

New Haven Police Investigating Racial Epithet Over Police Radio

Black officers are alleging racism at the New Haven Police Department, including the use of the N-word during a police radio transmission in December.

02/07/2014

A disabled Metro-North train that left passengers stranded for two hours in Conn. on Jan. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Delays After Downed Wire Disables Metro-North Train For Hours In Conn.

Nearly 200 Metro-North passengers were stranded in freezing temperatures when their train lost power Wednesday night.

01/23/2014

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

A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

Connecticut Panel To Discuss Metro-North, Rail Issues

Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker is addressing the Transportation Committee on Wednesday.

12/18/2013

Heavily armed police arrive at Yale University on Nov. 25, 2013. (credit: Lou Young/CBS 2)

Police Review Surveillance Images In Suspected Gunman Hoax At Yale

Police on Tuesday said they have secured images from a surveillance camera of a suspect who made a call claiming an armed man was about to storm Yale University.

11/26/2013

Rabbi Noah Muroff returned $98,000 he found in a desk he bought on Craigslist. (credit: CBS 2)

Conn. Rabbi Returns $98,000 Found In Desk He Bought On Craigslist

Rabbi Noah Muroff of New Haven purchased the desk for $150.

11/12/2013

New Haven, CT (credit: Wikipedia)

Toni Harp Elected First New Mayor Of New Haven In 20 Years

Connecticut state Sen. Toni Harp has been elected the first woman mayor of New Haven in 20 years, and as well as the city’s first woman mayor.

11/05/2013

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