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Juvenile Charged With “Swatting” To Call Out Madison Police

(CBS Connecticut) — A Long Island teenager is chaged with the increasingly common practice known as “swatting,”  in which fake distress calls are placed to first-responders,  disguising the phone number to make it appear as […]

04/01/2014

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Ice Fisherman Rescued From Reservoir

Two ice fishermen were taken to hospitals after being pulled from the icy waters of the Neponsit Reservoir Sunday.

03/23/2014

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Federal Report: Metro-North Over-Valued Efficiency, To Detriment Of Safety

_ A Federal Railroad Administration review says Metro-North commuter railroad’s operations “routinely overshadowed” safety while over-emphasizing on-time performance.

03/14/2014

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Families Sue Over 2012 Blast Which Leveled Home

Two families are suing two Connecticut utility companies on negligence allegations in connection with a 2012 natural gas explosion that leveled a New Haven home.

03/14/2014

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Metro-North Worker Killed Working On Tracks In NYC

Metro-North Rail Road says one of its employees was struck and killed by a train while working on tracks in Manhattan.

03/10/2014

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Fans Injured At TD Garden

Authorities say two young women suffered minor injuries when a metal pole holding up protective netting behind one of the goals at the TD Garden fell and struck them after a Boston Bruins game.

03/07/2014

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Legislature Considering Hazards Of Chemical Exposure Unsafe For Children

State lawmakers are considering legislation that would require several state agencies to come up with a list of chemicals that are considered highly unsafe to children.

03/06/2014

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Three Convenience Stores Closed By Inspectors

Hartford police say three convenience stores in the North End are closed until further notice after failing inspection by a team of city and state inspectors on Monday.

01/27/2014

Sports Commentary 7/25/13

Bill Bellechick’s appearance to the media in the wake of Aaron Hernandez’s arrest… THE SOUL OF BILL BELICHICK Who was that masked man?  That was no mask, he just didn’t look or act like the […]

07/25/2013