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Daniel Fischer (left) and Gregory Williams are accused of refusing to leave a temple in Westport, Connecticut as they protested a talk by the Israeli Defense Force. (Credit: Westport Police)

Police: Protesters Refused To Leave Conn. Temple, Forced School Lockdown

Four schools were put on lockdown in Westport, Connecticut Tuesday, amid concerns that two men protesting an Israeli Defense Force talk inside a temple might have been carrying a gun.

05/12/2015

An M-8 rail car on the Metro-North Railroad's  New Haven line (file/credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

Metro-North Conductor Shoved By Commuter In Fare Dispute

A spokeswoman for Metro-North Railroad says a conductor was shoved by a commuter in a fare dispute, prompting police to clear the train of riders.

02/20/2015

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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

Police in Westport, Conn., believe this man stole cards containing cash from a wedding reception Oct. 11, 2014. (credit: Westport Police Department)

Westport Police Arrest Man Accused Of Posing As Wedding Guest To Steal Gifts, Checks

Police have arrested the man accused of stealing wedding gifts and checks from The Inn at Longshore in Westport, Conn., last month.

11/07/2014

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Police: Woman With Kids In Tow Stole Tip Jar In Connecticut

A woman turned herself in to police this week in Westport, Conn., after allegedly stealing one tip jar, and money form a second one, at a local restaurant with her two small children in tow in December.

02/25/2014

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Conn. Lawmaker Again Seeks To Ban Plastic Bags

State Sen. Ed Meyer (D-Guilford) wants the state to follow in Westport’s footsteps and ban plastic bags. More than 400 million plastic bags are used and thrown away each year in Connecticut.

02/10/2014

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

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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

Anouk Govil, 23, of Norwalk, Conn. is accused of trying to break into a Westport puppy store to try to free the puppies. (credit: Westport Police)

Police: UConn Student Arrested For Trying To ‘Set The Puppies Free’ From Pet Store

A Westport officer spotted Anouk Govil, a University of Connecticut student, allegedly using a rock to try to smash open the front door of a puppy store, according to police. The officer heard a banging sound while on patrol at a strip mall at about 2:40 a.m. Wednesday.

01/15/2014

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Westport Couple Launches App To Allow Parents To Track School Bus

About 25 million students ride school buses every day. But every so often, something goes wrong.

10/17/2013

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California Beat Connecticut 12-1, Advances To LLWS Championship Game

California will play Japan for the World Series title on Sunday. Japan beat Mexico 3-2 earlier Saturday.

08/24/2013

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Westport, Conn. Beats Sammamish, Wash. 9-7, Advances In LLWS

Westport (2-0) will play the winner of a game between Chula Vista, Calif., and Newark, Del.

08/18/2013

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More Sickened By Tainted Shellfish In Connecticut

David Carey, director of the Connecticut Bureau of Aquaculture, said 32 cases are either confirmed or under investigation.

08/16/2013

Westport, Conn. Little League team wins LLWS berth (credit: Facebook/Little League Baseball & Softball)

Westport, Conn. Little League Team Gears Up For Little League World Series

The undefeated Westport Little League team will represent New England in the Little League World Series. Their first game is Thursday night.

08/12/2013

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Westport, Norwalk Shellfish Beds Shut Down After Bacteria Detected

Officials said it’s likely that more than just warm water caused high levels of bacteria in oysters and clams harvested from the waters of Long Island Sound off of Norwalk and Westport.

08/06/2013

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