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Governor Dannel Malloy at Gubernatorial Election Forum on Transportation (Courtesy CT-N)

Region’s Governors Meet On Energy Strategy

New England’s governors are meeting to update their long-term energy strategy that increasingly relies on natural gas and efforts to build more pipelines.

04/23/2015

Aaron Hernandez taken into custody (Courtesy WBZ-TV/CBS Boston)

Hernandez Moved To New Prison

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been moved to a new prison a week after he was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life behind bars.

04/23/2015

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Enfield Man Pleads Guilty In Wife’s Death

A 50-year-old Enfield man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his wife, who was found dead of a skull fracture inside their home last May.

04/23/2015

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$55K Settlement Reached in Civil Rights Lawsuit

EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP)  Officials have reached a $55,000 settlement in a civil rights lawsuit brought by a New Haven woman against the town of East Haven and eight police officers. The American Civil Liberties […]

04/23/2015

Route 8 Bridgeport

Road Rage Arrest

(BRIDGEPORT,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A road rage incident Wednesday morning on Route 8 has led to the arrest of a  24 year old Bridgeport man.State Police received a  report about a  car weaving in and out […]

04/22/2015

Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Chase Rogers (Courtesy CT-N)

Chief Justice Reconfirmed

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State lawmakers have overwhelmingly voted to reconfirm Chase Rogers as chief justice of the Connecticut State Supreme Court. The House of Representatives voted 139-6 on Wednesday in favor of Rogers serving […]

04/22/2015

Food Stamps (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Affordable Care Act Linked To Increase In Food Stamp Signup

Connecticut is one of eleven states where food stamp enrollment has increased even as unemployment has dropped. An AP analysis says it appears to be linked to Obamacare.

04/22/2015

The Connecticut Supreme Court.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Supreme Court Argument In Norwich Smoker’s $28-M Lawsuit

Tobacco company lawyers went before the state Supreme Court today, to fight a $28-million judgement against them in a lawsuit brought by a former Norwich smoker.

04/22/2015

Mary Doyle Keefe attending Norman Rockwell Museum’s Models Reunion, July, 2013. Photo by Jeremy Clowe for Norman Rockwell Museum. All rights reserved.

“Rosie The Riveter” Model Dies In Simsbury

The model for Norman Rockwell’s 1943 Rosie the Riveter painting that symbolized the millions of American women who went to work on the homefront during World War II has died.

04/22/2015

FILE PHOTO - Bradley International Airport (ConnDOT photo)

Bradley-Bound Flight Declares Emergency, Lands In Buffalo

The Federal Aviation Administration says a SkyWest Airlines flight from Chicago that made an emergency landing in Buffalo did not have a pressurization problem.

04/22/2015