Local News

Fatal Crash In HartfordA portion of a Hartford street is closed this morning following a deadly overnight crash.
Man Wounded In Late Night ShootingPolice in New Haven are investigating a late Friday night shooting.
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
Arrest Made In Fatal Litchfield CrashThe accused is being held on $1,000,000 bond

Crime

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.
New Haven Police Make Arrest In Overnight Domestic ShootingTwo and a half hours after a thirty-one year old woman was shot in her Dixwell Avenue Apartment, the suspect, her husband, was under arrest and charged with her assault.

Politics

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
Governor Proposes Bail ReformProposed changes aimed at reducing the number of people detained in Connecticut jails
Governor Issues Executive Order On Transgender RightsStudents can still use the bathroom or locker room corresponding to their gender identity
Tesla Makes Renewed Push To Sell Cars In ConnecticutElectric car-maker Tesla Motors is making another push to sell its vehicles directly to Connecticut consumers.

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

Grey Gardens mansion back on market for $20MGrey Gardens was the unlikely setting for a true-life "riches-to-rags" story, featuring members of first lady Jackie Kennedy's family. Now the restored property is up for sale.
Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen shot by U.S. border patrol agentBack in 2010, a U.S. border patrol agent shot and killed a Mexican teenager. The agent was in the U.S. while the boy was 60 feet away in Mexico. Now the boy's family wants to sue, saying the agent violated their son's constitutional rights. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the case that the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear.
Philadelphia workshop trains residents to help gunshot victimsPhiladelphia is taking an extraordinary step to save the lives of victims of gun violence. This year, the city has already seen nearly four dozen murders, a 38 percent increase from this time last year. Now Philadelphia is trying to get ahead of its first responders in a race against time with Fighting Chance workshops. Michelle Miller reports.
Trump uses CPAC to attack news media's use of anonymous sourcesPresident Trump used his address at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland on Friday to intensify his attacks on journalists, specifically for their use of anonymous sources. Errol Barnett reports.

CBS World News

Syrian intel official killed in deadly attackSenior security official who heads branch of Syria's feared Military Intelligence services among dozens killed
Eye Opener: President Trump escalates attack on mediaYour world in 90 seconds
Shark sightings cause southern Calif. beaches to close
N.C. novelist walks free after agreeing to plea deal in wife's death

CBS News Politics

Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen shot by U.S. border patrol agentBack in 2010, a U.S. border patrol agent shot and killed a Mexican teenager. The agent was in the U.S. while the boy was 60 feet away in Mexico. Now the boy's family wants to sue, saying the agent violated their son's constitutional rights. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the case that the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear.
Trump uses CPAC to attack news media's use of anonymous sourcesPresident Trump used his address at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland on Friday to intensify his attacks on journalists, specifically for their use of anonymous sources. Errol Barnett reports.
WSJ's Aaron Zitner on Trump's relationship with intel communityWall Street Journal national politics editor Aaron Zitner joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the Trump administration's relationship with the intelligence community, and the president's latest fight with the news media.
Today in Trump: February 25, 2017Your daily guide to what's happening in the Trump administration

CBS Entertainment News

Sandra Bullock’s real-life panic room call to 911Listen to excerpts of the actress's desperate call for help after she found an alleged stalker in her home
Stalked starsThese celebrities have all had chilling encounters with obsessed fans
Miles Joris-Peyrafitte talks "As You Are"For his debut feature, director Miles Joris-Peyrafitte went back to 1994 to explore adolescent isolation and confusion
Ellen, Wal-Mart give scholarships to high school seniorsEllen DeGeneres has handed out college scholarships to the entire senior class of a New York City charter school

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