Police: Conn. Man Charged With Threatening Mets Execs, Players And CoachesA Connecticut man has been charged with threatening New York Mets players, coaches and executives on Twitter postings.
New Metro-North Station Opens In West Haven, Conn.A sparkling new Metro-North Railroad station opened for business Sunday in West Haven, Conn.
Federal Hearing To Be Held For 2 Recent Conn. Metro-North IncidentsOn May 17, an eastbound train derailed and was struck by a westbound train just outside of Bridgeport, injuring 73 passengers, two engineers and a conductor. On May 28, a track foreman was struck and killed by a train in West Haven.
West Haven Medical Marijuana Growing Facility Approved UnanimouslyThe facility still needs to get state permits. A year ago Connecticut adopted legislation to allow medical marijuana, and regulations are still being drafted.
Metro-North Installing Safety Devices On Railroad In Wake Of Track Foreman's DeathU.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Metro-North will install shunts on portions of its New Haven line within the next four weeks which work crews can attach to rails in a work zone to alert controllers.
Blumenthal To Head Up Rail Safety Hearing In Wake Of Derailment, DeathThe fact that the NTSB has said that it will take a year and a half to issue a probable cause finding for the derailment and crash is outrageous, Sen. Richard Blumenthal told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau.
Metro-North Track Worker Struck, Killed By Train In West HavenThe accident came less than two weeks after a train derailed in Bridgeport, injuring more than 70 people and disrupting service for days on the railroad used by tens of thousands of commuters north of New York City.
Police To Resume Search For Missing EASTCONN Student Authorities say they plan to resume the search for 20-year-old Alyssiah Wiley on Friday morning. Police have been searching the campus area in Willimantic with dogs and interviewing people who know her.
MUST SEE: Dunkin' Donuts Worker Stops Robbery By Splashing Suspect With Hot CoffeeAuthorities said the suspect pulled up to the drive-through window at a Dunkin' Donuts in West Haven Saturday night, took out a $100 bill and asked for change.
Police: Alleged Rapists Of Teen Posted Photos Of Act OnlineWest Haven police say two men sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl and posted photos of the acts online.
Conn. Man Arrested For Jumping On, Breaking 3-Year-Old Girl's LegA 53-year-old West Haven man has been arrested after police said he jumped on a 3-year-old girl's leg and broke it.
Metro-North Employees Honored For Daring RescueFour Metro-North Railroad employees were honored Thursday morning at a breakfast in New Haven for a daring rescue along the tracks in West Haven.