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Chris Murphy (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Murphy To Hold Town Hall On Iraq

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is holding his second town hall forum on the Sunni insurgent advance that is wreaking havoc in Iraq. The Democrat was scheduled to meet with constituents […]

06/28/2014

Ya-Tung Liu (Westport Police)

Man Arrested in Scissors Attack

A 36-year-old man has been charged with assault after Westport Police say a fight between brother escalated and one was stabbed in the head with a pair of scissors.

04/04/2014

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Minn. College Student From Westport, Top Frisbee Player, Dies In Crash

Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, one from Connecticut, who were members of one of the nation’s top Ultimate Frisbee teams.

03/01/2014

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Metro-North Passengers Stranded In Cold

Nearly 200 Metro-North rail passengers were stranded in freezing temperatures for about two hours when their train lost power in Connecticut because of a downed wire that continues to cause delays.

01/23/2014

Anouk Govil (Courtesy Norwalk Police)

Woman Charged In Attempted Pet Store Break-In

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) – Police say a 23-year-old Norwalk woman allegedly spotted by an officer using a rock to try and smash open the front door of a closed Westport pet store said she “wanted […]

01/15/2014

Andrew Robert Levene (Courtesy Department of Justice)

Suspect’s Widow Sues Over Inability To Collect His Life Insurance

The widow of a man found hanged in a Spanish prison cell after being arrested in a fatal Connecticut jewelry heist is suing a Delaware company over her inability to collect life insurance.

01/13/2014

Kevin Ollie (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

12/31/13 Sports Commentary: A Look Back…

it was quite the 2013 for sports in connecticut…let’s look back…let’s start here at home with the connecticut brand — the uconn huskies…what a tumultuous year it was up in storrs…things started with the uconn […]

01/01/2014

Divers search the Saugatuck River after the discovery of a body. Police now say it appears Annette White was accidentally struck by a train. Photo courtesy of Westport Police.

Mystery Solved In Death Of Woman Found In River

WESTPORT (CBS Connecticut) – Westport police say information from a train passenger and video footage from the Saugatuck train station  helped them solve the mystery of a woman whose body was found in the Saugatuck […]

12/30/2013

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Autopsy On Westport Body Shows Blunt Trauma

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Westport police say a woman pulled from the Saugatuck River earlier in the week died from blunt impact injuries to the head, torso, and extremities, either from being struck by a […]

12/30/2013

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Body Found In Westport River Identified

Westport, Conn. (CBS Connecticut)_Police in Westport  say the body of  45 year old Annette White of  Maine  was discovered at the mouth of the Saugatuck River. She had recently been living at a home in […]

12/27/2013

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