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Yale Students Protest Work Requirement For Aid Recipients

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A requirement that Yale undergraduates on financial aid pay up to $6,400 annually toward their education is coming under protest from students who argue it creates a divide along class […]

03/05/2015

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Study: More Kids Eating Fruits And Veggies

A three-year study of a dozen middle schools in New Haven found that children are eating healthier food at school and throwing less of it away.

03/05/2015

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Divided Jury Set To Resume Deliberations In Student Death Trial

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A divided jury is set to resume deliberations in the trial of a man charged with killing and dismembering a Connecticut college student. The 12-member jury in the trial of Jermaine […]

03/04/2015

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Suspects Sought In Norwalk Elder Theft

(Norwalk, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Norwalk police are asking for the public’s help in trying to track down two suspects accused of theft involving an elderly woman. Police says on February 7, the victim had her […]

03/04/2015

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Connecticut Eyeing Northeast To Market Tourism

MYSTIC, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut will increase its presence in Northeast cities to draw upscale tourists. The Bulletin reports that officials of the Connecticut Office of Tourism told local tourism and municipal leaders on Tuesday […]

03/04/2015

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Man Charged In Glastonbury Burglaries

(Glastonbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Glastonbury police have charged a Middletown man in connection with a number of burglaries from late last year. Under arrest is 36-year-old Jamie Guitard. Glastonbury Police say the burglaries occurred between […]

03/03/2015

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AG: Use Consumer Protection Week To Protect Against Fraud

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Connecticut’s attorney general is urging state residents to protect themselves against scams and fraud during this National Consumer Protection Week. George Jepsen says there are several things consumers can do to […]

03/03/2015

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Water Main Break In Windsor

(Bloomfield, Conn/CBS Connecticut) – Metropolitan District Commission is working to repair a broken water main in Windsor. MDC says the eight inch main is on Bloomfield Avenue. The main was shut down at 9:00 a.m. […]

03/03/2015

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Connecticut Billionaires Make Forbes List

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – More Connecticut billionaires have made it this year onto Forbes magazine’s annual list of “The 500 Richest People in the World.” Sixteen state residents are on the annual Forbes list, up […]

03/03/2015