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Man Dies In Glastonbury Crash
One Dead After Vehicle Plunges Into RiverPolice are working to determine how the vehicle ended up in the water
East Windsor Approves Casino Development AgreementHundreds turned out at East Windsor High School Saturday for a special board of selectmen meeting on plans for a third casino in Connecticut.
Bill Aimed At Protecting State Lands Up For Another VoteLawmakers are being urged to approve legislation needed to have voters decide whether Connecticut's constitution should be changed to provide more protections for state lands.
Two Charged With Stealing Wood In North HavenNorth Haven police have arrested two men in connection with thefts from a local wood working company.

Crime

Two Charged With Stealing Wood In North HavenNorth Haven police have arrested two men in connection with thefts from a local wood working company.
Man Wounded In Late Night ShootingPolice in New Haven are investigating a late Friday night shooting.
Arrest Made In Fatal Litchfield CrashThe accused is being held on $1,000,000 bond
Drugs And Weapons Found During Traffic Stop In ClintonOfficers found marijuana,knives and a machete in the vehcle
Bridgeport Amber Alert Canceled - Child SafeAn Amber Alert was issued in Bridgeport CT. Law enforcement was looking for Oscar and Aylin Sophia Hernandez driving a silver 2017 Hyundai Sonata.
Waterbury City Employees Shot At By Suspect On February 24, 2017, at 0915 hours, the Waterbury Police Department responded to Fulton Park Pool House located on Greenwood Avenue in this City on a shot fired complaint.

Politics

East Windsor Approves Casino Development AgreementHundreds turned out at East Windsor High School Saturday for a special board of selectmen meeting on plans for a third casino in Connecticut.
Bill Aimed At Protecting State Lands Up For Another VoteLawmakers are being urged to approve legislation needed to have voters decide whether Connecticut's constitution should be changed to provide more protections for state lands.
Malloy Backs Perez For DNC ChairConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is throwing his political support to former Labor Secretary Tom Perez to head the national Democratic Party.
Blumenthal Hosts Town Hall TodayWith Congress in recess, many lawmakers have gone back home states to their constituents to get an earful on a variety of topics during emotional and often loud town hall meetings.
Selectman To Discuss Possible Casino AgreementThe Board of Selectmen meet at 2pm Saturday
Governor & White House In Immigration Verbal BattleGovernor Malloy has said Connecticut law enforcement officials should not take action solely to enforce federal immigration law

Business

Low-Cost Norwegian Air Promises Bargain Flights To EuropeLow-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is promising cheap trans-Atlantic flights when it starts service to Europe this summer from Connecticut, and Rhode Island and New York's Hudson Valley.
Minority Business Association To Host Annual LuncheonIn honor of Black History Month, the Hartford Enterprise Zone Business Association will hold its annual luncheon to encourage minority business owners to speak directly to public officials and their peers.
UConn Health Fire Department To CloseFinancial pressures cited in the decision to disband
Bloomfield-based Cigna Rejects $48 Billion Anthem Takeover, Sues For DamagesCigna says it is rejecting Anthem's proposed $48 billion acquisition bid and suing the Blue Cross-Blue Shield insurer.
Health Insurance Merger RejectedJudge says the Cigna-Anthem merger would reduce competition, increase costs and diminish innovation
Connecticut Concerned Aetna Looking at Move to MassachusettsConnecticut and Hartford leaders say they're concerned healthcare insurance giant Aetna might downsize or relocate its corporate headquarters from Hartford to Boston.

Regional News

College: Feces Swastika Found In Gender-Neutral BathroomOne of the top art schools in the U.S. is investigating after anti-Semitic graffiti made out of human waste was found in a gender-neutral bathroom.
Jury Selection Begins For Second Hernandez Murder TrialThe Bristol native and former New England Patriot charged in fatal shooting of two men in Boston in 2012
Fatal Skiing Accident At Mohawk Mountain
Storm Postpones Court Hearing On Final 38 Studios SettlementA court hearing on the final settlement in the state's lawsuit over the failure of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's video game company has been postponed due to a winter storm.
Winter Storm Could Drop Foot Of Snow On Northeast USMuch of the northeastern U.S. is preparing for a winter storm that could bring a foot of snow or more to some areas.
What the Fluff? An American Lunchbox Icon is Turning 100Fluff turns 100 this year.

CBS National News

Father of Navy SEAL killed in Yemen raid refused to meet Trump at ceremonyBill Owens, the father of a Navy SEAL killed during an anti-terrorism raid, is demanding an investigation into its planning
Workshop aims to save lives of shooting victims in PhiladelphiaIn Philadelphia, it takes an ambulance six and a half minutes to arrive at a crime scene
More than 100 headstones damaged at Jewish cemetery in PhiladelphiaThe Anti-Defamation League is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to arrest, conviction, police say
Mardi Gras crash suspect's blood alcohol level nearly 3 times legal limitThe New Orleans Police Department issued a statement identifying the man​ as 25-year-old Neilson Rizzuto

CBS World News

"God was on his side": Teen survives 7-story plunge in car
Pediatricians step up warnings about marijuana use by teens
South Korea says "enraged" Kim had 5 security officials executed
Twitter has a ball with historic Oscars flubAnnouncement of wrong film as Best Picture sparks wave of satire-filled tweets

CBS News Politics

FTN: Page 2Missed the second half of the show? The latest on the fight against ISIS and Russia's interference in the 2016 Presidential election
2/26: Brennan, Martin, KasichFive weeks into a Trump presidency, "Face the Nation" travels to Richmond to host a focus group with Virginians. Plus, we sit down with Former CIA Director John Brennan and Gov. John Kasich.
Today in Trump: February 26, 2017Your daily guide to what's happening in the Trump administration
Trump's choice to be Navy secretary withdraws from considerationPhilip Bilden cited concerns about privacy and separating himself from his business interests

CBS Entertainment News

Oscars 2017: Highlights and winnersOscars night ended on an awkward note thanks to a mistake by presenter Warren Beatty
Confusion reigns as Best Picture Oscar winner announcedAt first, “La La Land” was named, but “Moonlight” actually took home the prize
Twitter has a ball with historic Oscars flubAnnouncement of wrong film as Best Picture sparks wave of satire-filled tweets
President Trump addresses governors at the White HousePresident Trump hosted a dinner at the White House on Sunday for U.S. governors. He spoke at the annual dinner, giving a toast and mentioning policy. CBSN's Elaine Quijano has the latest.

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