Local News

Energy Companies Seek To Build In Connecticut and 2 Neighboring StatesIt is the first time states have joined in a coordinated procurement effort for clean resouces
Bradley Michaels In Custody In DelawareCheshire police say fugitive Bradley Michaels has been taken into custody in Wilmington, Delaware
Public Pool Proposal Makes Waves On Connecticut "Gold Coast"The latest plan to build the first public pool in the wealthy Connecticut town of Darien is making waves.
Connecticut Agency Still Awaits River Water Testing ResultsConnecticut officials are still awaiting the results of water and soil sediment tests taken after an estimated 300 gallons of chemicals spilled into the Quinnipiac (KWIHN'-ih-pee-ak) River in Southington.
Connecticut's Liquor Law Faces Legal ChallengeConnecticut's decades-old law prohibiting retailers from selling wine and liquor below a minimum price is facing a challenge in federal court.

Crime

Shooting Arrest In New Britain
Arrest Made In New Britain ShootingVictim suffered a non -life threatening wound
New Haven Man Pleads Guilty In Friend's DeathA New Haven man has pleaded guilty to strangling an acquaintance and setting fire to his apartment.
Waterbury Teenager Pleads Guilty To Robbery ChargesA Waterbury teen who terrorized victims in two armed robberies before leading a police chase in a stolen vehicle along with four others has pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery.
Investigation Launched Into Waterbury 911 CallTelecommunicator has been placed on administrative leave
Convicted Home Invasion Killer Tries To Kill HimselfJoshua Komsarjevsky tried to hang himself in his cell

Politics

Maine Gov. LePage: Most Drug Dealers Arrested Are Black, HispanicMaine Gov. Paul LePage is in hot water once again for comments about drug dealers arrested in the state, saying photos he's collected show more than 90 percent of them are black or Hispanic.
Former Pro Wrestler Running For LegislatureA former professional wrestler who once grappled with the likes of Hulk Hogan is now running for a state representative seat in Connecticut.
Push For Regional Cooperation Intensifies In ConnecticutThe mayor of Connecticut's capital city is making a pitch for more regional cooperation, urging wealthier neighbors to help him solve a massive budget deficit.
Eric Trump: Outgoing Campaign Chairman Manafort Was 'Amazing'Donald Trump's son, Eric Trump, says the campaign's outgoing chairman "was amazing" and he resigned because Trump didn't want to be distracted by outside controversy.
Merrill: No Credible Cyber Threats To Upcoming ElectionsConnecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says there have been no credible threats of possible cyberattacks on the upcoming November elections.
Trump Announces Campaign Shake-UpDonald Trump announced a shake-up of his campaign leadership Wednesday, the latest sign of tumult for his struggling White House bid less than three months from Election Day.

Business

Mylan Says It Will Expand Programs That Lower EpiPen CostsMylan, in the face of heated criticism over price hikes for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, is bulking up programs that help patients pay for the drug. The generic drug maker laid out a plan on Thursday to expand its patient assistance program and offer $300 savings cards for its EpiPen 2-Pak.
Liquor Chain Challenges Connecticut Minimum Pricing LawNational liquor retailer Total Wine & More is taking Connecticut to court over the state's minimum pricing rules for certain alcoholic beverages.
Fund To Provide Money To UConn-Affiliated New BusinessesThe University of Connecticut has established a $1.5 million investment fund to help members of the university community translate research breakthroughs into new Connecticut-based businesses.
Insurer Aetna Slashes ACA Exchange Participation To Four StatesAetna will become the latest health insurer to chop its participation in the Affordable Care Act's public exchanges when it trims its presence to four states for 2017, from 15 this year.
Hartford Taxpayer Walk-In Center Moving To Downtown SiteConnecticut's Department of Revenue Services is moving its main office's walk-in center for taxpayers to downtown Hartford.
Hearings On Health Insurance Increase Proposals Being Held WednesdayThe Department of Insurance is scheduled to hold three hearings this week on the request by providers for double-digit rate increases.

Regional News

Energy Companies Seek To Build In Connecticut and 2 Neighboring StatesIt is the first time states have joined in a coordinated procurement effort for clean resouces
Biden Announces New Funding For Amtrak Northeast CorridorFederal officials are announcing new funding for Amtrak's passenger rail system and stressing the need for continued investment in America's transportation infrastructure.
Ex-Red Sox Pitcher Schilling Weighs Run Against Sen. WarrenFormer Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling says he's considering running against Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren in 2018.
Curt Schilling To Testify In 38 Studios Fraud TrialSchilling will testify during the initial days of the mid-September trial.
Normal Service Returning To Metro NorthTemporary repairs have been completed at the scene of a Tuesday evening fire in East Harlem
Fire Disrupts Metro North Train ServiceBlaze beneath elevated tracks in East Harlem

CBS National News

1 rescued, 2 missing after plane crashes in Lake Ponchatrain
Sheriff: Suspect confesses in killings of 2 nuns in Mississippi
Orlando fundraising exposes weaknesses in do-it-yourself charity campaigns
National Park Service celebrates 100th birthday

CBS World News

1 rescued, 2 missing after plane crashes in Lake Ponchatrain
Would-be bomber's explosives fail to detonate in packed church
Juno spacecraft completes swing around Jupiter
Sheriff: Suspect confesses in killings of 2 nuns

CBS News Politics

8/26: FDA: All blood donations should be tested for Zika; WWII vet runs 3,000 miles across the U.S.
Trump frustrates both sides on immigration while lagging in polls
Trump offers hints at immigration policy specifics
Obama steps up pressure on Congress for Zika funding

CBS Entertainment News

Barbra Streisand sings "Evergreen"
Barbra Streisand sings "You're the Top"
Nate Parker talks male privilege, consent in new interview
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