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New Details In Yale Grad Stabbing, Suicide

A man who graduated from Yale University last week stabbed a fellow student at an off-campus apartment building Tuesday morning before jumping out of a ninth-floor window to his death, police said.

05/26/2015

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Stamford-based Charter Buying Time Warner Cable As TV Viewers Go Online

As TV watchers increasingly look online for their fix, cable companies are bulking up. In the latest round, Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion.

05/26/2015

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Connecticut Adds 1,200 Jobs In April As Jobless Rate Falls

Connecticut labor officials say employers added 1,200 jobs in April 2015, the 10th monthly job gain in the past year.

05/26/2015

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Yale Student Commits Suicide After Stabbing Incident

New Haven police say a Yale University student stabbed another Yale student early this morning, then jumped to his death from the ninth floor of an apartment building .

05/26/2015

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Teens Arrested After Fight

NORWALK,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Norwalk Police arrested  4  girls  ages 14-16  after a  fight  at Calf Pasture Beach Monday  afternoon.Officers  responded  shortly after 3:30  and dispersed a large crowd. A fifth teenage  girl was taken to […]

05/25/2015

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Norwalk Boosts Recruitment Of Minority Teachers

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) _ Norwalk schools officials are stepping up their efforts to promote diversity, seeking to hire kindergarten-to-12th grade teachers who are black, Hispanic, Asian or of other minority groups. The Hour of Norwalk […]

05/25/2015

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Opposition To Bethel Crematorium

BETHEL, Conn. (AP) – A proposed crematorium in Bethel has generated opposition over environmental concerns. The Connecticut Post reports (http://bit.ly/1epY5jO ) that Shawn McLoughlin plans to cremate one or two bodies a day in a […]

05/25/2015

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State Moves To Address Prison Rapes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The number of substantiated cases of sexual abuse inside Connecticut’s prisons and halfway houses rose from two in 2013 to 14 last year, something state officials and victims’ advocates say is […]

05/25/2015

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State Police Holiday Enforcement Continues

(Middletown, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Connecticut State Police continue their holiday weekend traffic safety enforcement. Latest figures as of noon had troopers issuing 993 citations for speeding, nearly 1,200 for not wearing seatbelts and another 474 […]

05/25/2015

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Officer Injured In Fatal Crash On Berlin Turnpike

Newington police say one person was killed and a police officer was injured in a motor vehicle crash on the Berlin Turnpike.

05/25/2015