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Connecticut Lawmaker Pushes To Repeal Prisoner Early Release Program

BRISTOL, CONN. (CBSNewYork) — Connecticut State Sen. Leonard Suzio is working to repeal the state’s prisoner early release program, pointing out that a violent crime that… 201 more words


NYC Man Faces Charges In 2011 Connecticut Jewelry Store Robbery

DARIEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – A New York City man has been arrested in connection with a Connecticut jewelry store robbery three years ago, after police said his DNA was found on a glove in the getaway car. 258 more words


Toddler Hot Car Death In Ridgefield, Conn., Ruled Homicide

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — The death of a Ridgefield toddler left in a hot car last month has been ruled a homicide.

The medical examiner determined¬†that the death of… 248 more words


Conn. Lawmakers Push To Increase Legal Age To Operate Boat Following Greenwich Tragedy

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The recent Greenwich boating tragedy has lawmakers in Connecticut wondering if the legal age for driving a powerboat should be raised. 286 more words

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Global Warming Expert: Unless Habits Change, Northeast Will Feel Like Deep South

ITACHA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)Global warming will turn the Northeast into the new South if people continue to ignore the crisis, an expert warns.

Mike Hoffmann, head of Cornell University’s Agricultural Experiment Station, told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that while most people say they are aware of global warming, not many are changing habits to stem the tide. 274 more words


Analyst: Foley Must Broaden Base, Be Detailed In Rematch Vs. Malloy

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Tom Foley’s conservative candidacy appealed to the bulk of Connecticut Republicans voting in Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary. But heading into a rematch against… 374 more words