National

X-Box (John Sciulli/Getty Images)

Gamers Use Police Hoax To Lash Out At Opponents

The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine gun and threatening their family.

09/15/2014

Chuck Hagel (Rob Griffith/Pool/Getty Images)

Defense Secretary Meets With Region’s Defense Industry

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told defense industry leaders in Rhode Island Wednesday that if the U-S defense industry doesn’t maintain its edge, American troops could face advanced weapons and technologies on the battlefield that will put their lives at risk.

09/03/2014

hamden map

Car Sought In Presidential Threat Located

Hamden police say a vehicle believed to be driven by someone who may have threatened President Barack Obama has been located and a person involved was taken into custody.

08/31/2014

104th Fighter Wing,  Massachusetts Air Guard (Courtesy their website)

Memorial Held For Massachusetts Air National Guard Pilot

The widow of an Air National Guard pilot who died in an F-15 jet crash in Virginia says members of his Massachusetts wing unit planted 40 rose bushes in her yard to mark her birthday.

08/31/2014

File photo of President Barack Obama.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Possible Threat Against President Investigated

(CBS Connecticut)  –  The United States Secret Service is looking for  a person who may  have  threatened President Obama.The person is driving a 2014  Volkswagen Jetta with Connecticut  plates.No other information has been released. Mr. […]

08/29/2014

104th Fighter Wing,  Massachusetts Air Guard (Courtesy their website)

Pilot Died In F-15 Crash

The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials said Thursday.
Col. James Keefe said his “thoughts and prayers are with the family” of the pilot, whose identity wasn’t disclosed.

08/28/2014

New York police say the sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev made a bomb threat to a New York woman. (FBI via Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Sister Arrested For Making Bomb Threat

Police say Ailina Tsarnaeva made a telephone threat to a woman in New York City.

08/27/2014

NAPA, CA - AUGUST 24: Debris sits on the ground in front of a damaged building following a reported 6.0 earthquake on August 24, 2014 in Napa, California. A 6.0 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area shortly after 3:00 am on Sunday morning causing damage to buildings and sending at least 70 people to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

6.0 Magnitude Quake Hits North Of San Francisco

See coverage from CBS San Francisco By ELLEN KNICKMEYER, Associated Press NAPA, Calif. (AP) _ The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals, ignited […]

08/24/2014

Joe Biden (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Veep In Town

Vice President Joe Biden is visiting an East Hartford college to discuss workforce development issues.

08/20/2014

Wildfires file photo (FREDRIK SANDBERG/AFP/Getty Images)

State Fire Crews To California

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) says that a 20-person fire crew will be heading to California early Tuesday to assist in fighting wild fires in the northern part of that state.

08/05/2014

Photo Galleries
Occupy Wall Street Begins

2011: A Look Back at Top News Stories

2011 was rollercoaster year, with political scandals, a fair share of global upheaval, as well as crises both economic and environmental here at home. Take a look through the biggest events of 2011 in our chronological look back at the past 12 months…

More Galleries
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 845 other followers